US-based tech giant Apple has upgraded its inventory of iMac all-in-one (AIO) PCs with the addition of the cheapest, lowest-end iMac that is available at a price of USD1,099 in the US or £899 in the UK.
Up until now, The lowest-end iMac carried a price tag of USD1,299. The launch of a much affordable model has given interested buyers a whole new option that is equipped with a quad-core i5 processor clocked at 2.7GHz.
The company has been quoted saying in a press release on June 18 2014 that “Apple today introduced a new 21.5-inch iMac starting at just $1,099, making the world’s leading all-in-one desktop even more affordable. Featuring a stunning ultra-thin design, brilliant display, Core i5 processors and the world’s most advanced operating system, the new iMac is the perfect entry-level Mac desktop.”
The new iMac has a screen size of 21.5 inches as well as a dual-core Intel Core i5 processor under the hood, clocked at 1.4GHz with Turbo Boost speeds of up to 2.7GHz. The latest model also has 8GB of RAM and a 500GB hard drive. This model can be purchased from the Apple’s Online Store.
Meanwhile, there are several configure-to-order options including a 1TB hard drive, a 1TB Fusion Drive, as well as up to 256GB of flash storage.
The new iMac can also be purchased through Apple’s retail stores, as well as select Apple Authorized Resellers.