iMac M1 24-inch 2021
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iMac M1 24-inch 2021


The Apple iMac M1 24-inch 2021 is a personal computer that was designed, manufactured, and currently sold by Apple since 2021 as part of the iMac series. The computer has been introduced on 20 April 2021 and its price started at $1299. The all-new iMac for the first time is powered by Apple Silicon and features a 3.2 GHz 8-Core Apple M1 processor, a 16-Core Neural EngineSecure Enclave coprocessor, 7-Core or 8-Core integrated Apple GPU, 8 GB or 16 GB of RAM, 23.5-inch Retina 4.5K LED-backlit IPS LCD Display, 256 GB / 512 GB / 1 TB or 2 TB of a flash drive, comes in new seven colors; Blue, Green, Pink, Silver, Yellow, Orange, and Purple, Ambient Light Sensor, FaceTime Full HD camera with M1 image signal processor, two Thunderbolt 3 ports with two USB 4 or four Thunderbolt 3 ports with two USB 3.1 ports, three Microphones, all-new Sound System with 6 speakers, Spatial Audio, MagSafe Power connector, three new Magic Keyboard variants including Touch ID and Magic Mouse both available in seven colors. This iMac was available to pre-order on 30 April 2021 and has been released on 21 May 2021.

The all-new iMac it’s only 11.5 millimeters thin, has a 23.5-inch 4.5K Retina display with 11.3 million pixels, 500 nits of brightness, and over a billion colors. The all-new iMac is powered by an Apple M1 chip, which provides amazing power efficiency and super-fast performance. iMac with an M1 chip can provide up to 85% faster CPU performance and up to 2x faster GPU performance compared to the standard 21.5-inch iMac. New iMac has not only performance, but it also comes with the best FaceTime camera which is now Full HD and is supported by an M1 image signal processor to provide the best look even in a dark. The new microphone system is designed to focus on your voice, is providing a clear high-quality voice thanks to better noise reduction and dynamic range. The new iMac also features the best sound system ever. It has two pairs of force-canceling woofers for an impressive bass response while reducing unintended vibrations. The result is a six-speaker sound system that produces a massive sound stage with strong, articulate bass and crystal-clear mids and highs. All of these speaker innovations, coupled with advanced algorithms, enable iMac to support spatial audio when playing video with Dolby Atmos.

The all-new iMac comes in 7 different finishes and is bundled with color matching Magic Keyboard and Magic Mouse. User can express own style by choosing iMac in Blue, Green, Pink, Silver, Yellow, Orange, and Purple. On top of that standard Magic Keyboard can be replaced by a Magic Keyboard with Touch ID, and Magic Trackpad instead of Magic Mouse.

Today iMac M1 24-inch 2021 is 4 months old!

iMac M1 24-inch 2021 in 7 Colors
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iMac M1 24-inch 2021 – General information

Overview

Introduced20 April 2021
Released21 May 2021
Model IdentifieriMac21,1
iMac21,2
Model NumberA2438
A2439
EMC3664
3663
Order NumberMJV93LL/A (Blue with Two USB ports)
MJV83LL/A (Green with Two USB ports)
MJVA3LL/A (Pink with Two USB ports)
MGTF3LL/A (Silver with Two USB ports)
MGPK3LL/A (Blue with Four USB ports and 256 GB)
MGPH3LL/A (Green with Four USB ports and 256 GB)
MGPM3LL/A (Pink with Four USB ports and 256 GB)
MGPC3LL/A (Silver with Four USB ports and 256 GB)
MGPL3LL/A (Blue with Four USB ports and 512 GB)
MGPJ3LL/A (Green with Four USB ports and 512 GB)
MGPN3LL/A (Pink with Four USB ports and 512 GB)
MGPD3LL/A (Silver with Four USB ports and 512 GB)
MGPF3LL/A (Pending)
MGPG3LL/A (Pending)
MGPP3LL/A (Pending)
MGPQ3LL/A (Pending)
MGPR3LL/A (Pending)
MGPT3LL/A (Pending)
Original Price$1,299
$1,499
$1,699
ColorsBlue
Green
Pink
Silver
Yellow
Orange
Purple
Weight9.83 – 9.88 Ibs.
4.46 – 4.48 KG
Dimensions18.1” H x 21.5” W x 5.8” D
46.1 cm H x 54.7 cm W x 14.7 cm D

Hardware

Processor

ProcessorApple M1
Processor Speed3.2 GHz (high-performance)
2.1 GHz (high-efficiency)
Architecture64-bit
Number of Cores8 (4 – high-performance and 4 – high-efficiency)
Security ChipSecure Enclave coprocessor
Cache4 MB L2 (high-efficiency)
12 MB L2 (high-performance)

Storage & Media

Storage256 GB SSD
512 GB SSD
1 TB SSD
MediaNone

Memory

Built-in Memory8 GB 4266 MT/s LPDDR4X
16 GB 4266 MT/s LPDDR4X
Maximum Memory16 GB
Memory SlotsNone

Display

Built-in Display23.5″ Retina 4.5K LED-backlit LCD IPS Display with True Tone
Display GlassStandard
Color GamutWide color gamut P3
Brightness500 cd/m2
Pixel Density218 ppi
Resolutions4480 x 2520

Graphics

Graphics CardApple GPU
Number of Cores7 or 8
Graphics MemoryShared with the system through Unified Memory Architecture
Display ConnectionThunderbolt 3
Display ModesDual display extended, video mirroring, Sidecar, and AirPlay Mirroring
Display SupportOne external 6K display with 6016 x 3384 pixels at 60 Hz
External ResolutionUp to 6016 x 3384 pixels at 60Hz
CameraFaceTime Full HD camera (1080p) with M1 image signal processor

Expansion

Expansion SlotsNone
Hard Drive InterfaceApple Fabric

Connections

EthernetGigabit port on the external power supply
Wi-Fi802.11ax Wi-Fi 6
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0
USB2 – Thunderbolt or USB 4 ports support USB 3.1 Gen 2 (Up to 10 Gbps)
InfraredNone
Thunderbolt2 or 4 – Thunderbolt 3 (Up to 40 Gbps)
Audio In3 – Microphones
Audio Out1 – 3.5-mm analog/optical combo jack
6 – Built-in speakers
Display2 or 4 – Thunderbolt 3

Software

Original OSmacOS 11.3
Maximum OSLatest release of macOS
FirmwareApple iBoot
AirDropSupported
HandoffSupported
Unlock with Apple WatchSupported
Bundled SoftwaremacOS 11
Photos
iMovie
GarageBand
Pages
Numbers
Keynote

Keyboard and Mouse

PeripheralsMagic Keyboard or Magic Keyboard with Touch ID or Magic Keyboard with Touch ID and Numeric Keypad
Magic Mouse or Magic Trackpad

Power

Maximum Continuous PowerUnknown
Line Voltage100-240 V AC

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