Pros

  • Built-in wireless capabilities
  • Compact, all-in-one design
  • Considerable speed boost over previous analogous model

Cons

  • Glossy screen may frustrate some users
  • Only 1GB of RAM
  • Viewing angle not as good as on the 24-inch model

At A Glance

Apple updated its all-in-one desktop line to include next-generation Core 2 Duo processors, which boost the amount of shared L2 cache to 6MB and the frontside bus to 1,066MHz. This entry-level iMac now runs at 2.4GHz -- otherwise, the installed memory, hard drive capacity, and optical drive specs remain unchanged from the previous model.

Manufacturer’s Description

The iMac sports a sleek aluminum and glass industrial design, with a matching slimline aluminum keyboard. The built-in iSight camera hides discreetly above the LCD screen, giving you ready access to a webcam for Internet chat and conferencing.The computer is powered by a 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor for superior performance. It boasts 1GB of RAM, a 250GB hard drive, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, Airport Extreme Wi-Fi, integrated speakers, and the SuperDrive DVD burner. The glossy 20" widescreen display is powered by ATI Radeon HD 2400 XT graphics with 128MB of GDDR3 memory.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.apple.com/

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo
Processor speed 2400.0 MHz
Display
Included monitor Yes
Display size 20.0 inches
Display type Active Matrix LCD (TFT)
Resolution 1680 x 1050 pixels
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset ATI Radeon HD 2400 XT
General Information
UPC Code 885909203079
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces Bluetooth
Memory
Memory size 1024.0 MB
Memory type DDR2
Other Features
Devices
  • Built-In Webcam
  • Keyboard
  • Mouse
  • Remote Control