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Apple iMac 21.5-inch (mid 2011)

82
Global
Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
82

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Engadget Review

Pros
  • Excellent designPlenty of performanceThunderbolt capability
Cons
  • ExpensiveSD slot still close to optical driveStill no Blu-ray option
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User Reviews

70
Matt Harlow
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition. - Engadget
90
Alexandre Morin
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
80
Joseph Kaniewski
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
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84
Average Critic Score

Expandability

66
 

Speed and features

84
 

Power consumption

60
 

Size and weight

80
 

Design and form factor

80
 

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