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Apple iMac 17-inch (late 2006)

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80
mbushnell
I bought this computer in 2006 when the Intel iMacs first came out. It was...read more
80
andrea
Not so bad but after 3 years and some days (just after the 3-years-extention...read more
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tonywlsn
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
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Key Specs

Type
All-in-one
Screen size
1722
Bundled OS
Mac OS
CPU family
Core Duo
Processor speed
1.8319
System RAM
5127
Video outputs
DVI
Model
Core 2 Duo

General

Bundled OS
Mac OS (Tiger [10.4])

Other features

2 MB L2 cache

Processor

Processor make
Intel (Core2 Duo)
Processor speed
2 GHz
Number of CPUs
1
Number of cores (per CPU)
Dual-core

Memory and storage (basic)

System RAM
1 GB
Model
1.83GHz

General

Type
All-in-one (Matte / anti-glare)
Bundled OS
Mac OS (Tiger [10.4])

Processor

Processor make
Intel (Core Duo) (T2400)
Processor speed
1.83 GHz
Number of CPUs
1
Number of cores (per CPU)
Dual-core

Video

Graphics adapter
Integrated (Intel)
SLI
No
Video outputs
DVI
Integrated TV tuner
No

Optical media

Optical drives
1 (Slot loading) (Dvd, Cd) (Yes)

Networking

WiFi
Yes (802.11802.11 a, 802.11 b, 802.11 g) (Wep, Wpa, Wpa2)
Ethernet
10/100/1000 [Gigabit] (1 ports)

Memory details

RAM bus / speed
DDR2 (667) (200-pin SODIMM)

Storage details

Storage interface
SATA

System

System bus speed
667 MHz

Other features

Integrated webcam
Yes
Screen size
17 inches
Screen resolution
1440 x 900
Aspect ratio
16:10
Screen type
LCD
Touchscreen
No
2 MB L2 cache
2 slots (total)
2 slots (occupied)
2 GB (system)
160 GB (total)

Memory and storage (basic)

System RAM
512 MB

Connections

USB (rear)
2.0 (3 port(s))
USB (front)
None
Thunderbolt
No
FireWire (rear)
Yes (400) (Powered)
FireWire (front)
No
Bluetooth
2.0 + EDR (Hid, Opp, Pan)

Audio

Type
Integrated
Audio inputs
3 5mm, Toslink
Audio outputs
3 5mm, Toslink
Audio channels
Stereo
Built-in microphone
Yes
Speakers
Stereo

Power

Power adapter
Internal (180 W)
Model
2.0GHz

General

Type
All-in-one
Bundled OS
Mac OS (Tiger [10.4])

Processor

Processor make
Intel (Core2 Duo)
Processor speed
2 GHz
Number of CPUs
1
Number of cores (per CPU)
Dual-core

Video

Graphics adapter
Integrated (ATI / AMD)
Video outputs
DisplayPort (Mini connector)

Optical media

Optical drives
1 (Dvd, Cd) (Yes)

Networking

WiFi
Yes (802.11802.11 a, 802.11 b, 802.11 g)
Ethernet
10/100/1000 [Gigabit] (1 ports)

Memory details

RAM bus / speed
DDR2 (667) (200-pin SODIMM)

Storage details

Storage interface
SATA (No)
RAID support
None

System

System bus speed
667 MHz

Other features

Wireless keyboard / mouse
Yes (Bluetooth)
IR port
Yes
Integrated webcam
Yes
Screen size
17 inches
Screen resolution
1440 x 900
Screen type
LCD
Touchscreen
No
4 MB L2 cache
2 slots (total)
2 slots (occupied)
3 GB (system)
250 GB (total)
Platter

Memory and storage (basic)

System RAM
1 GB

Connections

USB (rear)
2.0 (3 port(s))
USB (front)
None
Thunderbolt
No
FireWire (rear)
Yes (400)
Bluetooth
2.0 + EDR

Audio

Type
Integrated
Audio inputs
3 5mm, Toslink
Audio outputs
3 5mm, Toslink
Audio channels
Stereo
Built-in microphone
Yes
Speakers
Stereo