iMac 24-inch 2021

The Apple iMac 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 April 20, 2021, released on May 21, 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.

The all-new iMac it’s only 11.5 millimeters thin, and 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.

The 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, it provides 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 a color-matching Magic Keyboard and Magic Mouse. Users can express their 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 a Magic Trackpad instead of a Magic Mouse.

Today iMac 24-inch 2021 is 36 months old!

iMac M1 24-inch 2021
Source: – iMac M1 24-inch 2021

iMac 24-inch 2021 Release Date and Original Price

IntroducedApril 20, 2021
ReleasedMay 21, 2021
Model IdentifieriMac21,1
Model NumberA2438
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
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

Tech Specs


ProcessorApple M1
Processor Speed3.2 GHz (high-performance)
2.1 GHz (high-efficiency)
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


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


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 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 SlotsNone
Hard Drive InterfaceApple Fabric


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)
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


Original OSmacOS 11.3
Maximum OSThe latest release of macOS
FirmwareApple iBoot
Unlock with Apple WatchSupported
Bundled SoftwaremacOS 11

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


Maximum Continuous Power143 W Power Adapter
Line Voltage100-240 V AC

Apple Support – iMac (24-inch, M1, 2021): Technical Specifications

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