24-inch iMac Graphics card is Upgradeable

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Date: Friday, September 8th, 2006, 09:55
Category: iMac

imageIt just gets better and better. Christophe Laporte, editor-in-chief of MacGeneration, a French language Mac publication and web site, tells Macsimum News, that they’ve “discovered a little surprise about the new 24-inch iMac”: you can replace the video card thanks to the system’s MXM PCI Express connector. You an read the MacGeneration report here—if you speak French.

Macsimum News – Graphics card in 24-inch iMac is apparently upgradeable

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Apple Announces 24-inch iMac, Bumps to Intel Core 2 Duo Processors

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Date: Wednesday, September 6th, 2006, 09:00
Category: iMac

Apple iMac 24-inch Core Duo
Apple today announced that its entire iMac line now features the new Intel Core 2 Duo processor in every model, delivering up to 50 percent faster performance than the previous iMac. A new 24-inch iMac with a brilliant 24-inch widescreen display joins the 17- and 20-inch models, and iMac prices now start at just $999. Every new iMac includes a built-in iSight video camera for video conferencing out-of-the-box; Apple’s breakthrough Front Row media experience; and iLife ’06, the next generation of Apple’s award-winning suite of digital lifestyle applications.

“Every iMac–from the $999 model up through the new dazzling 24-inch widescreen model–now features blazing Core 2 Duo performance,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing. “And the new 24-inch widescreen iMac is the fastest, biggest and brightest iMac we’ve ever made.

“The new iMac lineup includes four models: a 1.83 GHz and a 2.0 GHz 17-inch, a 2.16 GHz 20-inch and the all-new 2.16 GHz 24-inch iMac, and features the new Intel Core 2 Duo processor which delivers up to 50 percent faster performance than the previous 20-inch iMac running industry standard benchmarks.

Apple iMac Line Now Features Intel Core 2 Duo Processors In Every Model

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iMac Bezel Removal

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Date: Thursday, February 9th, 2006, 10:49
Category: iMac

imac-bezel-removal.jpgMitsunobu Tanaka, Ph.D (a.k.a. Kodwarisan) has posted some tips for disassembling the iMac.
This picture shows how to remove the front bezel. Pushing the plastic plate up the vent on the rear cover releases the latches on the inside of the front bezel.

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iMac (Core Duo) Dissected

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Date: Monday, January 16th, 2006, 00:18
Category: iMac

imac-core-duo-dissected.jpgLike a surgeon Mitsunobu Tanaka, ph.D, (a.k.a. Kodawarisan) has already disassembled the iMac Core Duo. The primary server is already down due to bandwidth, so you’ll have to check out the mirror site.

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New iMac G5 Benchmarks (Updated)

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Date: Friday, October 28th, 2005, 10:30
Category: iMac

imac_wacs_125.jpgMitsunobu Tanaka, Ph.D (a.k.a. KODAWARISAN) has posted benchmark results for the 17-inch 1.9GHz iMac G5.

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New iMac G5, Disassembled

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Date: Thursday, October 20th, 2005, 23:11
Category: iMac

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You knew this was coming, didn’t you?
KODAWARISAN (a.k.a. Mitsunobu Tanaka, Ph.D) has disassembled the new iMac G5 and posted the pictures. They’re not all there yet, but will be soon.

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