Imac 2011May 2011
The iMac ( 21.5 inch, mid 2011) - Technical Specifications
Sleek, multi-touch interface with easy gesture assistance (scrolling and browsing). The iMac comes with 90 free phone calls and a one-year restricted guarantee. Contains Mail, Address Book, iCal, the Mac App Store, iTunes, Safari, Time Machine, FaceTime, Photo Booth, Mission Control, Launchpad, AirDrop, Resume, Auto Save, Versions, Quick Look, Spotlight, QuickTime, and more.
Wi-Fi connection will require a Wi-Fi point of entry and Wi-Fi connection; charges may be levied. Audibility compared to 21.5-inch standardized iMacs. The PVC-free cable is available in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands of the USA and Venezuela. The iMac has been awarded EPEAT Gold in the USA and Canada.
Before you buy an iMac 2011, what should you know?
Will an iMac 2011 fit your needs? iMacs 2011 is a favorite option for those looking for a used iMac with all the frills. In 2011, there were many enhancements to iMac, while maintaining the high level of extensibility, making it a good fit as well. For those interested in buying a used iMac 2011, please continue reading to learn more about the special features of iMac 2011s.
iMacs 2011 has gone through another evolutive transformation. The iMacs are now equipped with either quad-core Intel 5 or quad-core Intel i7 processor. Better still, the 2011 processor family is built on the second-generation Core i technology that is commonly codenamed Sandy Bridge. iMacs have also been given upgraded AMD artwork and the Thunderbolt connector, which allows the iMac to connect with extreme speeds.
Although the iMacs 2011 are by far the best iMacs Apple has ever made, it's important to keep in mind that every all-in-one desk top computer needs a few compromises. So let us take a close look at whether an iMac 2011 meets your needs. iMac is ideal for those who want to devote their computing power to application and don't want to squander power by trying to optimize the performance of their equipment to their will.
However, if you just want to do the work (and have a little fun), iMac can do it. Where the iMac excels in terms of usability is the only place it can be expanded is via random access RAM. iMacs 2011 have four SO-DIMM sockets, two of which are equipped with 2GB SRAM in the standard configurations.
Apples maintains that the iMac 2011 has at least 8GB of memory capacity, and the 27-inch iMac 2011 version supported up to 16GB of memory capacity. Indeed, third-party tests show that all devices up to 16GB and the iPod7 up to 32GB work.
This discrepancy is due to Apple limiting itself to trying iMac 2011 with 4GB of random access memory module, the biggest available then. To take full use of the possibility of expanding your memory, purchase an iMac with the least amount of memory and add your own memory module.
iMac' s built-in memory is not expandable by the users, so you'll need to select the memory capacity in advance. The 5-inch and 27-inch iMac provide various disk and solid state drives (SSD) configurations. Or you can substitute a 256GB HDD for a 256GB HDD, or set your iMac to have both an on-board HDD and a 256GB HDD.
Keep in mind: you won't be able to switch the built-in disk later, so choose the biggest file sizes you can conveniently buy. iMac' s 27-inch screen is just great to use, but, boy, it takes up a bunch of your home screen. The 5-inch iMac gives you everything you need.
And both iMacs work well with LED-backlit IPS LCDs. For iMacs 2011, Apple equipped AMD GPUs. The 5-inch iMac uses either the AMD HD 6750M or the AMD HD 6770M, both with 512MB of graphics memory. This 27-inch iMac features either the AMD HD 6770M or the AMD HD 6970M with 1GB graphic RAM.
For the 27-inch iMac with i7 processors, the 2GB graphic RAM is configurable. The 5-inch iMac is an outstanding performing device that slightly outperforms last year's 4670 series. Featuring even better graphic processing power, the 6770 is likely to be the most beloved GPU in 2011 for iMacs.
It' a great all-round-performer, and should be easy to satisfy the needs of graphic pros, as well as those who occasionally relish a few gaming sessions. The 6970 is the best choice if you want to take your graphic power to the limit. iMacs 2011 uses all quad-core Intel 5 or i7 Intel processor models built on the Sandy Bridge theme.
The i3 based CPUs of the former generations are over. 5 -inch iMacs are available with a 2.5GHz or 2.7GHz f5 CPU; a 2.8GHz f7 is available as a build-to-order optional. A 27-inch iMac is available with a 2.7GHz or 3.1GHz ic5 CPU, while a 3.4GHz ic7 is available in a build-to-order version.
There is Turbo Boost capability on all CPUs, which improves CPU performance when using a standalone kernel. In addition, the e7 offers Hyper-Threading, the capability to run two thread on a kernel. As a result, the Mac version of your iPhone or iPod can look like an Internet Explorer based Mac OS X OS X 8-core CPU. iMacs 2011 are all equipped with Thunderbolt I/O.
This is an interfacing protocol to connect your iMac to your computer's I/Os. iMac''s throunderbolt connector can be used not only as an exterior panel connector, but also as a remote I/O connector. Currently only a few units are available, mostly multiple disk drives in separate cases, but the I/O markets fitted with thunderbolts should see a big upswing in 2011.
iMacs 2011 supports a wide range of Mac OSs: iMacs 2011. iMacs 2011. macOS High Sierra. iMacs 2011. macOS Mojave, published in 2018, marked the end of OS supporting for the iMacs 2011. The iMac 2011 is considered by Apple to be a classic in the USA and Turkey that is outdated in the remainder of the globe.
Although other forms of technical assistance may be available, vinyl floor tiles do not qualify for hardware-based service. Legacy equipment is no longer suitable for any kind of hard drive repairs or supports. Specific jurisdictions or states may have applicable legislation that extends the iMac 2011 timeline for assistance to consumers. iMac 2011's anticipated life has more to do with the piece of code you need to run than with the piece of code you're running.
Prior to buying an iMac 2011, make sure all the applications you need are running on one of the Mac OSes mentioned above.