In terms of design, iMac 5K Retina almost identical from previous generation of the iMac, there are not so much changes in this version of iMac compared to the older version. If talking about the hardware and features inside the product, the most notable thing in this iMac 5K is Retina display which has a resolution of 5K.
The iMac 5K Retina version, Apple has given us a new style and look with the high quality resolution display. In addition to this iMac 5K Retina is equipped with a strong hardware, it’s also own the 27-inch screen for 5K resolution 5120×2880 pixels, up to 14.7 million pixels.
It’s a quite thin, edge of screen 5 mm, weight of 9.5 kg. For this time, Apple only released one single model versions of iMac 5K Retina with 27-inch display. The whole body is made from aluminum so iMac 5K Retina is very rugged and compact.
The iMac 5K Retina comes with various ports like 2 Thunderbolt ports, 3.5mm Audio port, USB 3.0 ports, Ethernet port and SD card reader.
We can say that the iMac 5K Retina displayed smooth, bright and high contrast images with clear and sharp quality. All these factors almost perfect, we can hardly blame a point when it comes to quality of images displayed on the screen of the iMac Retina 2014.
About the hardware, Retina iMac 2014 equipped with Intel Core i5, 3.5 GHz Quad-core processor. In these situations iMac 5K handle the heavy task also with the Turbo Boost mode, the speed can be increased up to 3.9 GHz. The attached graphics card is the AMD Radeon R9 M290X-2 GB memory, 8 GB of RAM of 1600MHz DDR3 with hard drive of 1TB. In addition, the iMac also supports universal connectivity like Wi-Fi or Bluetooth.
iMac 5K Retina Specs:
- 5k Retina Display of 27 inches
- Resolution of 5K-5120×2880 pixels
- Intel Core i5, 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor with Turbo Boost up to 3.9 GHz
- AMD Radeon R9 M290X-2 GB of GDDR5 memory GPU
- Hard drive of 1 TB
- RAM of 8 GB/DDR3 1600 MHz
- Mac OS X Mavericks Operating System
- Connectivity of RJ45 Gigabit LAN, SDXC Card Slot, 2 x Thunder Bold 2, 4 x USB 3.0 port, headphone port
- Wireless Connectivity of Wi-Fi 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0
- 720p FaceTime HD camera, Stereo speakers with dual microphones