Apple Updates Smaller iMac With 4K Display
The small iMac simply received an improve. The 21.5-inch model of Apple’s all-in-one is now obtainable with a 4K display. However these additional pixels prices additional.
With this replace, Apple is shifting nearer to utilizing extremely excessive-res screens throughout the iMac line. Earlier this yr, Apple made a 5120×2880 display normal on the bigger 26-inch iMac. Immediately’s announcement leaves simply two decrease-value 21.5-inch iMacs as the one fashions out there with 1920×1080 screens — screens that may fail to point out all the small print of movies shot utilizing the iPhone 6s’s 4k digital camera.
The mannequin introduced as we speak prices $1,500 and packs an upgraded processor alongside the 4K display. Nevertheless, the bottom quantity of RAM stays at 8GB and the 4K mannequin makes use of the identical Intel graphics card to push the brand new and improved display.
The brand new mannequin ships with a redesigned Magic Keyboard that not options the scroll look of the previous mannequin. It seems to be a bit smaller and compact. A lithium-ion battery powers the gadget as an alternative of two AA batteries. Apple says it takes 2 hours to recharge the keyboard over a Lightning cable and serve up a month of use.