iMac 17-inch Mid 2006

The Apple iMac 17-inch Mid 2006 is a personal computer that was designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple in 2006 as part of the iMac series. The computer has been introduced on July 5, 2006, and its price started at $899.

The new iMac features a 1.83 GHz Intel Core Duo T2400 processor, 512 MB of RAM, 17-inch LCD TFT Display, 80 GB hard drive, slot-loading 8x DVD-R/CD-RW dual-layer “SuperDrive”, Ambient Light Sensor, iSight camera, built-in Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR, USB 2.0 ports, standard AirPort Extreme Card, and 64 MB Intel GMA 950 graphics.

This iMac has been discontinued on September 6, 2006.

Today iMac 17-inch Mid 2006 is 17 years old!

iMac 2006
Source: – iMac 2006

iMac 17-inch Mid 2006 Release Date and Original Price

IntroducedJuly 5, 2006
DiscontinuedSeptember 6, 2006
Model IdentifieriMac4,2
Model NumberA1195
Order NumberMA406LL/A
Original Price$899
Weight15.5 Ibs.
7.030 KG
Dimensions16.9” H x 16.8” W x 6.8” D
42.92 cm H x 42.67 cm W x 17.27 cm D

Tech Specs


ProcessorIntel Core Duo T2400 “Yonah”
Processor Speed1.83 GHz
Number of Cores2
System Bus667 MHz
Cache2 MB shared L2 at full processor speed

Storage & Media

Storage80 GB
Media1 – 8x DVD-R/CD-RW dual-layer “SuperDrive” slot-loading drive


Built-in Memory512 MB
Maximum Memory2 GB
Memory Slots2 – PC2-5300 200-pin DDR2 SO-DIMM 667 MHz
Interleaving SupportYes


Built-in Display17″ TFT LCD Display
Brightness250 cd/m²
Resolutions640 x 480
800 x 500
800 x 600
1024 x 640
1024 x 768
1152 x 720
1440 x 900 (Native)


Graphics CardIntel Graphics Media Accelerator GMA 950
Graphics Memory64 MB DDR2*
Display Connection1 – Mini-DVI (DVI, VGA, Composite, and S-video with adapter)
Display ModesDual display extended and video mirroring
External ResolutionN/A
*shared with main memory, minimum memory usage is 80 MB


Expansion SlotsNone
Optical Drive InterfaceUltra ATA/100
Hard Drive Interface1.5 Gbps Serial ATA (SATA)


Ethernet10/100/1000BASE-T (RJ-45 – support for jumbo frames)
ModemApple USB Modem MA034Z/A (Optional)
Wi-FiAirPort Extreme Card 802.11b/g
BluetoothBluetooth 2.0 + EDR
USB3 – 480 Mbps (USB 2.0)
FireWire2 – 400 Mbps
Infrared1 – For Apple Remote only
Audio In1 – 3.5-mm analog/optical input jack
1 – Built-in microphone
Audio Out1 – 3.5-mm analog/optical combo jack
2 – Built-in speakers
Display1 – Mini-DVI (DVI, VGA, Composite, and S-video with adapter)


Original OSMac OS X 10.4.6
Maximum OSMac OS X 10.6.8
FirmwareIntel Extensible Firmware Interface
Bundled SoftwareMac OS X 10.4
iLife ’06 (includes iTunes, iPhoto, iMovie HD, iDVD, iWeb, GarageBand)
Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac Test Drive
iWork ’06 (30-day trial)
QuickBooks for Mac New User Edition
Comic Life
FileMaker Pro trial
Omni Outliner
Photo Booth
Front Row
Apple Hardware Test

Keyboard and Mouse

PeripheralsApple Keyboard
Apple Mighty Mouse


Backup Battery3 V CR2032 Lithium (922 – 6476)
Maximum Continuous Power180 W
Line Voltage100-240 V AC

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