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Topic # 42468 5-Oct-2009 16:26
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Hi guys,

I heard and read that the new iMac's might be released within the month.  I thought i would start this thread up so as people hear or read more on this topic that they could comment.

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  Reply # 261330 5-Oct-2009 16:53
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Need more links. So, without further ado:

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  Reply # 261338 5-Oct-2009 17:21
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thanks for the links, they were the same ones i had been reading, i hope the graphics card get a good upgrade!!!

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 261455 5-Oct-2009 22:11
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No appleinsider links? Didn't the Macbook recently get updates?

The mac mini has had a fairly recent update as well, so the only thing I would expect out of that is a processor bump.

iMac ... now that's due for some nice updates ... I seen a number of comments about the iMac being made thinner - whilst I don't agree that it will exacerbate the heat issue (think thinner, process closer to the shell, possibly giving more surface area to dissipate the heat) it does seem to be an odd aesthetic to chase when processor speed + better graphics are always welcome. (As would be quad core and more RAM).

One of the other rumors that have been floating about for a little bit of time is that they will be incorporating bluray drives ... whilst I don't doubt that will happen long term, I don't know that we're quite there yet.

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  Reply # 261497 6-Oct-2009 07:27
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wazzageek: No appleinsider links?


A couple of those articles link through to AI. I'm just a little biased towards MR because I'm one of the staff over there :P

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  Reply # 261514 6-Oct-2009 09:21
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I'm secretly hoping for (but not expecting) multiple colours, a la the new iPod nano's. We saw how popular the original iMac was in all its different colours and I think now's the perfect time to do it again. Thoughts?

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  Reply # 261537 6-Oct-2009 10:23
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Behodar:
wazzageek: No appleinsider links?


A couple of those articles link through to AI. I'm just a little biased towards MR because I'm one of the staff over there :P



I think I might start paying attention to MR again, then ;-)

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  Reply # 261538 6-Oct-2009 10:23
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Benjip: I'm secretly hoping for (but not expecting) multiple colours, a la the new iPod nano's. We saw how popular the original iMac was in all its different colours and I think now's the perfect time to do it again. Thoughts?



You know - there could be something in that ...



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  Reply # 261652 6-Oct-2009 12:44
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Just went into magnum mac and was told 6 days away for the new iMac this of course isn't offical!!!!



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  Reply # 263730 13-Oct-2009 20:23
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Further to add onto my last, from reading other websites, there may be an update on the new iMac's tomorrow.
Lets hope!!

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  Reply # 263799 14-Oct-2009 02:36
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LOLZ

I have an iMac that come out in 2005.

At this stage the lowest specced iMac will probably be light years ahead of the computer I've currently got.

The old work horse still plows ahead so it's alright for the mean time but an upgrade sure will be nice....




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  Reply # 263921 14-Oct-2009 17:37
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Looks like i was wrong, aaaarrrrhhhhhh

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  Reply # 263965 14-Oct-2009 22:03
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Everyone here heard about NVIDIA pulling out of the integrated graphics card market?

Sure does pose a dilemma for Apple because the 9400M that they use on Macbooks isn't too bad. It's fantasticabulous compared to the previous iterations of integrated Intel.

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  Reply # 264153 15-Oct-2009 22:12
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Benjip: I'm secretly hoping for (but not expecting) multiple colours, a la the new iPod nano's. We saw how popular the original iMac was in all its different colours and I think now's the perfect time to do it again. Thoughts?


Yes, I was hearing a lot of roumers about this - Apple also said that it will involve a totally different manufacturing process which they are really excited about so I think yes - same material as the new iPod Nano's with similar colours is my guess :P We will see!



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  Reply # 264471 17-Oct-2009 08:38
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Apple store has gone down, this could be an update on the new iMacs, funny time to update thou!!

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  Reply # 264492 17-Oct-2009 09:53
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It just seems to be the Asia-Pacific stores that are down - North America and Europe are fine, so I'd say it's a website issue.

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