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The iMac has long been a fan favorite, but does the Surface Studio 2 beat it?

Microsoft's Surface Studio 2 shares the iMac's 7th-Generation Intel processor, and both systems come with clean designs and discrete GPUs. There are differences, however, and we'll help you figure out which system to buy.
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How to buy a refurbished Mac

Because refurbished Apple products cannot be sold at their full retail price, they're typically sold at a discount. How much money you save depends on the product and what went wrong, but they're often a great deal.
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Best Buy’s one-day Apple flash sale includes up to $400 off the MacBook Pro

If you've been in the market for a bit of Apple hardware, then you'll definitely want to check out Best Buy's flash sale that ends at 9:59pm PT today. You'll find MacBooks, iMacs, and iPads all on sale, which is a rare thing to see…
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Apple will keep repairing your vintage iMacs in a new pilot program

Apple's new pilot program will allow Apple Stores and Apple Authorized Service Providers to keep repairing both 21.5-inch and 27-inch iMac models released in mid-2011. Under previous rules, Apple would not do so.
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Apple may launch three new Macs with Apple hardware inside in 2018

Apple may launch as many as three new Mac models in 2018, built using its own in-house co-processor designs. We're told that the updates will include at least one desktop and new laptops.
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Backside iMac storage is more functional (and artistic) than you’d think

If your desk is overly cluttered, despite using an iMac all-in-one, then why not try mounting it with a Baxter, the iMac storage solution that lets you add a shelf to the back of your PC.
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Apple ‘listening’ to Mac concerns, but no word on hoped-for improvements

Apple is aware that its current line up of Macs and MacBooks aren't pleasing everyone. Indeed it put chief design officer Jony Ive front and center to state very clearly that it is listening to owner's Mac concerns.
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Apple obtains patent that could bring FaceID to the Mac and MacBook

Apple was granted a patent for a technology that could bring FaceID to the iMac and MacBook sooner rather than later. The patent details the use of a FaceID-like camera to control a computer. Sound familiar?
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Apple renders 2011 Mac Mini and two iMacs from 2009 obsolete

Apple confirmed that the Mac Mini from 2011 and two iMacs from 2009 will no longer receive hardware service, alongside word that "staingate" returns on MacBook Pro from 2012 have ended.
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If you're looking for gold in MacOS High Sierra, you're going to have to dig

MacOS High Sierra, the latest iteration of Apple’s long-running desktop operating system, makes major changes to the file system that forms it bones. Yet you might not be able to notice a difference.
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Apple store is now stocking refurbished 2017 27-inch iMacs

Apple hardware is rarely cheap, but if you buy a refurbished model straight from Apple you can save a few hundred dollars and now you can do the same for its latest generation of 27-inch iMacs.
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New 27-inch iMac 2017 benchmarks show it can play with the big Mac Pro boys

The iMac 2017 benchmarks have appeared online through Geekbench 4 and show the latest batch paired up against the 2015 models, as well as the Mac Pro. On a graphics compute front, the new iMacs outperform the Mac Pro and the 2015…
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New iMac 21.5-inch 4K model easier to upgrade than past machines

One knock against the 21.5-inch iMac has been the inability to break it open and upgrade many of its components. In its recent teardown, iFixit found the new iMac to be more upgradeable than in the past.
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Here’s everything you need to know about the latest iMac and iMac Pro

At Apple's Worldwide Developers conference, Apple finally unveiled its new iMac. Here's everything you need to know about the latest model.
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AMD talks up the Radeon Pro 500 Series found in Apple’s new iMacs

AMD has provided some additional details on the new Radeon Pro 500 series, which features chips from the last-generation "Polaris" architecture. The Radeon Pro 500 GPUs are coming first in Apple's 2017 iMac refresh.
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Apple still doesn’t know what to do with Macs, and WWDC 2017 was proof

This April, Apple made a peculiar move – it invited a select batch of journalists to see the future of its high-end Macs. Behind closed doors, the company provided a glimpse into its upcoming iMac and Mac Pro hardware. This rare…
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Apple’s AppleCare+ for Mac now cuts the cost of those unforeseen accidents

Apple added accident protection to AppleCare+ for Mac, with coverage of two instances of accidental damage. Busted displays or other "external enclosure damage" brings a service cost of $99, while fixing extensive damage is $299.
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New iMacs at last! And the $5,000 iMac Pro is the most powerful ever

The iMac is one of Apple's more important MacOS products, representing its main presence on PC users' desktops. The Mac Pro remains in limbo, but the iMac got some serious love with both refreshed models and a look at the new iMac Pro.