It's taken a little longer than we anticipated
, but here they are: the first unboxing shots of Apple's new 24-inch iMac to go alongside those recent benchmarks
. It's not the most comprehensive unboxing set we've seen
, nor the most tidy (check out that cable mess!), but the fact that it's the first means that the guy behind the camera automatically gets our Engadget-branded kudos. The scale of the machine is a little hard to judge -- we *think* that's a 17-inch iMac in the later shots -- but the one thing we have learned from the pictures is very welcome: the increase in screen size makes the 24-incher's plastic "chin" the least distracting of all the iMac models. Apple, take note -- making an iMac that looks less like Jay Leno was a good
decision. Keep reading to check out this new Mac in all its unboxed glory, then hit up the Read link for the full gallery...