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Apple iMac MC508LL/A Review

Updated on June 3, 2011

Doesn't it look awesome ? You know you want that

Apple iMac MC508LL/A, one of the top products of Apple
Apple iMac MC508LL/A, one of the top products of Apple

Apple iMac MC508LL/A 21.5 inch desktop

Apple iMac MC508LL/A 21.5 inch desktop is one of the top selling Apple products and I'm pretty sure you will be eager to buy one after reading this review. It has a brilliant LED widescreen display, ideal for watching high definition movies, playing awesome video games or video editing. If your PC is good to do those then it is good to do almost anything that you can do from a computer. In addition to that you can experience the Apple one touch technology with the wireless keyboard and the magic mouse that comes with the Apple iMac. With all these features it is no wonder that 77% people who takes a look at the product buys the product. Apple is renowned for quality and with the iMac MC508LL/A you are getting an awesome product. If you need more convincing check out the customer reviews of Apple iMac MC508LL/A at Amazon.(customer reviews are at the end of the page)

Apple iMac MC508LL/A specifications

  • 21.5-inch LED-backlit glossy widescreen display with IPS technology, a 1920 x 1080-pixel resolution, 16:9 aspect ratio, 330 cd/m2 brightness rating, and 178-degree viewing angle (horizontal and vertical) - Great to watch HD movies, play games
  • 3.06 GHz Intel Core i3 dual-core processor (4 MB shared L3 cache) - Dual core processors are ideal for multi tasking and increase performance
  • 500 GB Serial ATA hard drive (7200 RPM) - Lots of room to save movies, videos and anything you can think of
  • 4 GB installed RAM (1066 MHz DDR3; supports up to 16 GB) - If you are into video editing etc the RAM is important and more the merrier.Note that it support up to 16GB.Not thats what I call performance
  • ATI Radeon HD 4670 graphics processor (with 256 MB of DDR3 SDRAM shared with main memory) for an outstanding everyday graphics experience - With Macs you are guaranteed an outstanding graphics experience
  • 8x slot-loading SuperDrive with double-layer DVD support (DVD±R DL/DVD±RW/
  • Built-in iSight camera for video chatting - No need to buy a web cam
  • Wi-Fi wireless networking (based on 802.11n specification; 802.11a/b/g compatible)
  • Gigabit Ethernet wired networking (10/100/1000BASE-T)
  • Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR (Enhanced Data Rate) for connecting with peripherals such as keyboards, mice and cell phones
  • Side-loading SDXC card slot
  • Four USB 2.0 ports, one FireWire 800 port
  • Mini DisplayPort video output with optional adapters for DVI and VGA output
  • Built-in stereo speakers with two internal 17-watt high-efficiency amplifiers along with built-in microphone, optical digital audio output/headphone out, optical digital audio input/audio line in
  • Apple Wireless keyboard - Sleek and tech looking, typical Apple
  • Magic Mouse - Where the whole mouse is the button, supported by latest Apple one touch technology

Rear and side views of Apple iMac MC508LL/A with magic mouse and wireless keyboard
Rear and side views of Apple iMac MC508LL/A with magic mouse and wireless keyboard

Advantages of buying an Apple iMac

Below are few other advantages you will get other than owning a great product, click here to buy it at Amazon.

  • You can use it straight out of the box - You don't need to install anything, you don't need to connect wires etc.If you have wireless Internet then you can be browsing straightaway too. Truly use out of the box product
  • keep the table neat and tidy - Wireless keyboard, wireless mouse and wireless Internet. No messy wires around to make the desk ugly. An impress your friends with the ultra slim wireless keyboard.
  • Installed software - Mac OS X v10.6 Snow Leopard (includes iTunes, Time Machine, Quick Look, Spaces, Spotlight, Dashboard, Mail, iChat, Safari, Address Book, QuickTime, iCal, DVD Player, Photo Booth, Front Row, Xcode Developer Tools, and more), one of the most advanced operating systems in the world.

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