Apple iMac 21.5-inch Desktop
The Apple iMac 21.5-inch Desktop is a powerful machine for the home or office. It has a quad-core processor and HD graphics which combined make every task smoother. The design is aesthetically pleasing from all angles and it was wireless, Bluetooth, USB 2.0 and FireWire connections.
The desktop has multiple options to connect to external devices so you can transfer items easily. It has 4 USB 2.0 ports and a FireWire 800 port to help transfer photos and videos from your iPad, iPhone, digital camera or external hard dive. A Thunderbolt port is also included, which features two 10-Gbps data channels for super fast data transfer and allows you to connect up to six devices and an extra display. You can also connect via Wi-Fi and Bluetooth or transfer photos using the SDXC slot.
The graphics on this desktop are clear and bright. The display uses LED backlighting which creates a uniform brightness which you can control to suit the environment. The resolution is 1920 x 1080 so the images are all clear and an advanced AMD Radeon HD Graphics processor is included. This allows you to see more frames per second for clearer graphics and helps with editing home videos too. You can even FaceTime your friends using the HD camera which has 720p resolution.
Features and Specs
Intel Core i5 processor
Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
Four USB 2.0 ports and a FireWire 800 port
AMD Radeon HD graphics processor
Magic Mouse or Magic Trackpad
FaceTime HD camera
1920 x 1080 resolution
SDXC card slot
Customer reviews and scores
The Apple iMac 21.5-inch Desktop has proved popular with users who have never used Macs before and with those who have. The machine only has one cable so it keeps the desk clear and it is fast and reliable. Wi-Fi connections can drop but with the latest routers this shouldn’t be a problem. The graphics are good quality and clear and music sounds wonderful. Setting up the desktop takes no time at all and the time it takes to switch on and switch off are very quick.
This may not be the cheapest desktop but it certainly benefits from some of the latest technology. It is fast and makes light work of all computer tasks. The graphics are crisp and clear and it has multiple options to connect to other devices to help you share your data. It uses just one cable so you benefit from more desk space and it is a reliable machine.