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iMac Updates Include More Powerful Graphics, Faster Processors, Thunderbolt 3, And Brighter Displays by Apple Press Release
Apple News  ISBN/ITEM#: CM170611UPDATES
Date: 11 June 2017

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If you feel that your Apple desktop or laptop is running sluggishly or just showing its age, then you'll love the news that the updated iMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro, and MacBook Air will be available to buy in Apple Stores starting on Wednesday, June 7, 2017.

From release/information:

San Jose, California -- Apple today (June 5, 2017) updated its iMac line with up to three times more powerful graphics, faster processors, Thunderbolt 3, faster storage options, and brighter Retina displays, and added a Retina 4K display and discrete graphics to the $1,299 (US) 21.5-inch iMac.  With its incredibly thin and seamless enclosure, fast processors and storage and stunning Retina display, iMac sets the gold standard for desktops.  iMac delivers powerful performance for 3D graphics, video editing, and gaming, and with macOS High Sierra coming this fall, iMac becomes a great platform for virtual reality content creation.  Apple also today updated MacBook and MacBook Pro with faster processors, added faster SSDs to MacBook, and introduced a new $1,299 (US) 13-inch MacBook Pro.

"With major updates to iMac, and a refresh of our MacBook and MacBook Pro lines, the Mac is stronger than ever", said John Ternus, Apple's vice president of Hardware Engineering.  "Today iMac gets a huge graphics performance increase, faster CPU performance, Thunderbolt 3, and a brighter Retina display with support for 1 billion colors.  We're also increasing CPU and SSD speed on MacBook, adding faster processors, and making faster graphics standard on our 15-inch MacBook Pro and introducing a new $1,299 (US) 13-inch MacBook Pro."

  • The updated iMac, MacBook, MacBook Pro, and MacBook Air are available to order today on, and available to buy in Apple Stores starting on Wednesday, June 7.  Additional technical specifications, configure-to-order options, and accessories are available online at

(Source: Apple)

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