There’s good news this morning for anyone hoping to buy one of Apple’s new 27-inch iMacs before the holidays! While Apple’s website, and third-party reseller sites such as MacMall continue to list shipping times for 27-inch models well into January, local Best Buy stores have now begun receiving stock available for immediate sale.
We’ve heard from a number of readers that the first 27-inch iMac orders have begun arriving on customers’ doorsteps today, despite not being scheduled for delivery until tomorrow. 9to5Mac also reports that 27-inch iMac display units have begun arriving at Apple Stores, but are not yet being displayed.
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If you haven’t gotten around to ordering the new 27-inch iMac yet, don’t expect to receive it in time for Christmas! Apple’s latest shipping estimates for the 27-inch iMac have now been pushed into January, due to limited supplies and high demand.
Apple’s 21.5-inch iMac has already been torn down by both iFixit and Japanese-language site Kodawarisan. Unfortunately (but not surprisingly), as Ars Technica notes, the teardown reveals Apple’s continued efforts to prevent users from upgrading or repairing the device on their own.
Apple’s new 21.5-inch iMac appears to be in fairly strong demand. Over the weekend, ship times from Apple for both 21.5-inch models have slipped fron 1-3 business days down to 7-10 business days for new orders. This follows a similar increase in ship times for 27-inch models.
We all know the two sentences you find on every Apple product. ‘Designed by Apple in California. Assembled in China.’ But wait a second. Fortune reports that some customers have reported seeing ‘Assembled In USA’ on their new iMacs.
The folks at iFixit have maintained their faultless teardown record, getting their hands on the new 21.5 inch iMac. However the bad news is that, rather predictably, they uncovered an upgrade nightmare, making it impossible for the average person to bump up their hardware.
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A mere few hours after Apple began taking orders for their new iMacs this morning, estimates shipping tomes for 27-inch models from the Apple Online Store have already slipped from 3-4 weeks, making it unlikely for anyone who orders from this point onward to receive the 27-inch iMac before Christmas.
After some slight delays, the sexy new iMacs have finally been released, with both 21.5 inch and 27 inch models available to order. The smaller version will be dispatched within 1-3 business days, while the 27 inch will only be available in 2-3 weeks time.
While Apple’s Fusion Drive technology seems like a good option for many users, there’s an unspoken and extremely devious scheme behind the technology, pressuring users into overpaying for hardware (namely a 128GB SSD) to take advantage of what is, at its core, a software tweak already built into OS X.
DigiTimes is reporting that both the iPad mini and iMac are expected to be in short supply through the rest of the year. Display production is reported to be the culprit in both shortages.
Apple officially announced this morning in a press release that the new ultra-thin iMacs will go on sale starting this Friday, November 30th. The 21.5-inch iMacs will become available in Apple Retail Stores and Apple’s online store that morning. The 27-inch models, on the other hand, won’t ship until sometime in December.
After a great deal of waiting, 3rd-party Apple retailers have finally begun taking orders for Apple’s ultra-thin new iMacs! In an email sent to customers early this morning, MacMall announced orders for the new models, including near-immediate availability of the 21.5-inch models.
Apple’s plans for a November and December lunch of its redesigned 21.5-inch and 27-inch iMac lines are reportedly still on track.