Teardown Reveals Soldered Memory in New Lower-Cost 21.5-Inch iMac Models

Shortly after Apple announced the release of a lower-cost 21.5-inch iMac yesterday, Mac reseller Other World Computing performed a teardown of the device and in the process, revealed that the new model features a soldered RAM, which makes it impossible to add additional memory. Now that we’ve had time to teardown the new iMac, unlike the $1,299 … Continue reading Teardown Reveals Soldered Memory in New Lower-Cost 21.5-Inch iMac Models

Apple Launches Low-End 21.5-Inch iMac Starting at S$1,488

As predicted earlier, Apple has launched a new low-end 21.5-inch iMac, retailing at a starting price of S$1,488. The launch was first predicted by French site MacGeneration last week and further corroborated by a leaked product label from MacPlus earlier today. The new iMac’s basic configuration features a 1.4GHz dual core Intel Core i5 processor with … Continue reading Apple Launches Low-End 21.5-Inch iMac Starting at S$1,488

Apple Store Goes Down Across The Globe, Suggesting Imminent iMac Update

Update: The Apple Store is back online, with a new low-end 21.5-inch iMac available for sale starting from S$1,488. The Apple Store has gone down across all countries, suggesting an imminent product launch – likely to be a lower-cost iMac, according to a leaked product label from French site MacPlus. The label is apparently from an iMac set to go … Continue reading Apple Store Goes Down Across The Globe, Suggesting Imminent iMac Update

Upgraded iMacs with Faster Processors Expected Next Week

Apple will reportedly introduce updated iMacs with faster processors next week, according to a new report by French site MacGeneration. Back in April, the site had accurately predicted the launch of refreshed MacBook Air models, which gives credence to its current claim as it is quoting the same source. According to the report, the improvements to the iMac … Continue reading Upgraded iMacs with Faster Processors Expected Next Week

Code in OS X Yosemite Beta Hints at Retina Displays for iMacs

On Monday, Apple unveiled OS X Yosemite, its next-generation operating system for Macs, at its annual developers conference. Shortly after its presentation, the company released the beta version of the software to developers, with a public beta scheduled for this summer. Developers have been tinkering around with the new OS over the past few days, with … Continue reading Code in OS X Yosemite Beta Hints at Retina Displays for iMacs

Analyst Predicts Blockbuster Q3 & Q4 for Apple: New iPads, iPhone 6, ‘iWatch’, 12-Inch MacBook and Apple TV

Today, Appleinsider and MacRumors both obtained a research note by prominent KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo detailing Apple’s product roadmap for 2014. Kuo is widely-regarded as one of the most reliable Apple analysts, and his predictions have been mostly accurate in the past. As such, many sites are giving a lot of weight to his … Continue reading Analyst Predicts Blockbuster Q3 & Q4 for Apple: New iPads, iPhone 6, ‘iWatch’, 12-Inch MacBook and Apple TV