Apple 27" iMac with Retina 5K Display (Late 2015)

Apple 27" iMac with Retina 5K Display (Late 2015)

Apple 27" iMac with Retina 5K Display (Late 2015)

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Product Highlights

  • 27" Retina 5K IPS Display
  • 5120 x 2880 Screen Resolution
  • 4.0 GHz Intel Core i7 (Skylake)
  • 16GB of 1867 MHz DDR3 RAM
  • 1TB Fusion Drive
  • AMD Radeon R9 M390 GPU (2GB GDDR5)
  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0
  • Thunderbolt 2 + USB 3.0
  • Magic Keyboard & Magic Mouse 2 Included
  • Mac OS X El Capitan or macOS Sierra
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Graphics Card: AMD Radeon R9 M390

AMD Radeon R9 M380

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RAM + Storage: 16GB + 1TB Fusion Drive

8GB + 1TB 7200 rpm HDD

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8GB + 1TB Fusion Drive

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16GB + 1TB Flash Storage

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16GB + 1TB Fusion Drive 32GB + 1TB Flash Storage

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Processor: 4.0 GHz Intel Core i7

4.0 GHz Intel Core i7 3.2 GHz Intel Core i5

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Apple iMac overview

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Apple weds high-res 5K visuals into its sleek 5mm thin 27" iMac with Retina 5K Display. With a 5120 x 2880 native resolution, this iMac provides 14.7 million pixels, which is 7 times more than the standard HD display. The Retina 5K display also features a wider color gamut. Using a P3-based color gamut, the Retina 5K display provides a 25% larger color space than standard sRGB displays. And with more available colors, the images will appear more vivid and reveal greater detail.

The iMac houses a quad-core 6th-gen Skylake 4.0 GHz Intel Core i7 processor with 16GB of 1867 MHz DDR3 RAM. The iMac also has an AMD Radeon R9 M390 graphics card with 2GB of GDDR5 vRAM. For storage, the iMac has a 1TB Fusion Drive.

Outfitted with 802.11ac Wi-Fi (backwards compatible with 802.11a/b/g/n) for the speediest hook-ups to your home network, this iMac is also configured with Bluetooth 4.0, as well as an SDXC card slot for extra storage, four USB 3.0 ports, two Thunderbolt 2 ports, and a Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45) jack. It also has a Kensington lock slot for added security.

For ports, the iMac has dual Thunderbolt 2 ports (which also double as Mini DisplayPorts) and four USB 3.0 ports. You'll be able to connect with various compatible components. If you would rather go wireless with your peripherals, you can use Bluetooth 4.0 technology where compatible.

27" Retina 5K IPS Display
Whether your iMac is in your studio, living room, or kitchen, the display is the focal point. With a 5120 x 2880 resolution, the iMac with Retina 5K display features 14.7 million pixels, which allows for crisp, clear text and support for 4K photos and videos. The IPS panel allows for wider viewing angles so more people can enjoy the Retina 5K display without having to crowd around it.
6th-Gen Skylake Quad-Core Intel Core Performance
The iMac houses a quad-core 6th-gen Skylake Intel Core i7 processor. Its quad cores can reach a stock speed of 4.0 GHz. It can also be overclocked up to 4.2 GHz, thanks to Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. The 6th-gen Skylake Intel processor uses low voltage for better energy efficiency while still providing fast performance. Combined with 16GB of 1867 MHz DDR3 RAM, the iMac allows you to multitask quickly and efficiently.
Impossibly Thin
The iMac with Retina 5K display maintains its 5mm profile, which is up to 40 percent less volume than the 2011 iMac. Using an advanced welding method called friction-stir welding, Apple was able to join the front and the back of the iMac together directly.
802.11ac Wi-Fi & Bluetooth 4.0
With three-stream 802.11ac technology, the iMac takes desktop Wi-Fi speeds over the top. When it's connected to an 802.11ac base station - including AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule (both sold separately) - you can reach data rates of up to 1.3 Gbps. That's triple the previous 802.11n standard, which means you'll get up to three times faster Wi‑Fi. You also get double the channel bandwidth, with 80MHz-wide channels providing more room for more data to flow faster than ever. Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology is also built in, so you can connect accessories such as a wireless keyboard and mouse.
Thunderbolt 2
Expand the capabilities of your Mac. Connect high-performance peripherals. Transfer data at high speed. Even daisy-chain multiple devices. And the iMac with Retina 5K display has Thunderbolt 2, delivering twice the bandwidth - up to 20 Gbps - for fast data transfers. While the Thunderbolt 2 ports double as mini DisplayPorts, the iMac with Retina 5K display cannot be used as a standalone monitor like its predecessor. It can, however, be used simultaneously with an external display and can output up to a 5120 x 2880 resolution.
USB 3.0
With USB 3.0, you can transfer large files in seconds instead of minutes. Every iMac comes with four USB 3.0 ports - with speeds up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 - and you can connect all your USB-compatible devices, including your iPhone, iPad, iPod or digital camera.
In the Box
Apple 27" iMac with Retina 5K Display (Late 2015)
  • Magic Keyboard
  • Magic Mouse 2 (Silver)
  • Power Cord
  • Lightning to USB Cable
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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    Apple iMac specs

    Performance
    Processor Intel Core i7 Quad-Core
    Base Clock Speed 4.0 GHz
    Maximum Boost Speed 4.2 GHz
    Total Installed Memory 16 GB
    Maximum Memory Capacity 32 GB
    Memory Type DDR3 SDRAM
    Memory Speed 1867 MHz
    User-Replaceable Memory 2 x 8 GB
    Available Memory Slots 2
    Memory Slot Type 204-Pin SO-DIMM
    Graphics Type Dedicated
    GPU AMD Radeon R9 M390 with 2 GB GDDR5 VRAM
    Display
    Size 27"
    Aspect Ratio 16:9
    Native Resolution 5120 x 2880
    External Resolution Up to 5120 x 2880
    Drives
    Total Capacity 1 TB
    Hybrid Storage 1 x 1 TB Integrated Fusion Drive
    Optical Drive None
    Input/Output Connectors
    Ports 2 x Thunderbolt 2
    4 x USB 3.1 Gen 1
    Display 2 x Mini DisplayPort via Thunderbolt Port
    Audio 2 x Integrated Speaker
    2 x Integrated Microphone
    1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Headphone/Microphone Combo Jack
    Media Card Slots SD/SDHC/SDXC
    Communications
    Network 1 x 10/100/1000 Mb/s Gigabit Ethernet (RJ45)
    Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 5; Dual-Band (2.4 & 5 GHz)
    Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0
    Webcam User-Facing
    Power Requirements 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz
    Generalbzaxfrutaqaafuudvvfdddyyew
    Security Kensington Lock Slot
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 25.6 x 20.3 x 8.0" / 65.0 x 51.6 x 20.3 cm
    Weight 21.00 lb / 9.53 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 32.2 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 31.0 x 24.0 x 10.0"

    Apple iMac reviews

    27" iMac with Retina 5K Display (Late 2015) is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 11.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful Display!!! Wow, the 27 Screen on the iMac is absolutely beautiful!!! We purchased this machine for video editing extremely pleased with it! With Thunderbolt drives connected, you can edit directly off the attached drives with no delay whatsoever! (We're using 7200 rpm drives.) This was purchased for using the Adobe CC suite for my son...and I think I want one now for managing and editing my photos! I'm an Open-Source Linux guy...and I'm seriously considering the switch to the iMac for use with Adobe software.
    Date published: 2016-05-04
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from New large Imac is great! I use my Macs for running my law office, working on photographs for my books and creating and revising my website. I have always used Macs and noticed that my main office Mac was a 2008 model. I figured that I should upgrade to a faster, larger, and higher resolution computer. This model is all of those. Always a pain to track down serial numbers to keep my programs working when I transfer everything, but it only took a few hours to transfer. Highly recommended.
    Date published: 2016-05-01
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from It's Perfect! Bought before Christmas with the $200 off promotion. I am 100% satisfied. Arrived in secure, discreet packaging, with several layers of thick cushion and protection. Upgraded from a 2012 MacBook Pro and it's light years ahead in display, processing speed, etc. I'm running Photoshop and Lightroom consecutively without lag. 10/10!!
    Date published: 2017-01-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from I like my iMac So far, I like my iMac much better than a PC. There are some quirks that I need to learn about with an iMac, but over time I'm sure I'll understand how things work on the iMac. I had to contact customer support a couple of times for help on these quirky things, but they were very helpful and great to work with. I'm looking forward to getting a lot of use out of it. It's awesome that B&H was able to get it shipped to me in 2 days!
    Date published: 2017-04-05
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Everytime I use my new Imac, I love it more and more! Everytime I use my new Imac, I love it more and more! The reliability and ease of use make the Imac the best computer that I have ever purchased. I do alot of video editing, and the Final Cut Pro with Motion programs has everything I need to get the job done. I have been using B&H for years for my video business and I know that I don't have to worry about anything, they will take care of everything.
    Date published: 2017-04-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good Item the product came perfectly, everythign grate I recommend purchase this item here in B&H.
    Date published: 2016-09-09
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from 6 star product! Amazing! Period! I can run Lightroom, Photoshop, and iTunes all at once with zero lag. The screen is crystal clear with the 4K and the 27 is a perfect size. Love the wireless mouse and keyboard too. Would give it a 6 star if possible.
    Date published: 2017-01-31
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful machine You just can beat the 27 iMac. Fast, beautiful screen and easy to use. Great support to boot.
    Date published: 2017-01-06
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