Imac 2012 speculation ?

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  1. bo-waleed macrumors 6502

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    just kidding.




    but i have some ?s


    is Ivy bridge and usb 3 the only thing that the current iMac missing ? (or is there a new technology that had beaan annouced for 2012)

    some months ago there is a news about thunderbolt to usb,dvi port (not sure), does that cable work for usb,2 HDDs ? (i have an HDD that have usb 2 output,input)


    does the target display mode support 1080p for ps3 gaming ? (2011 imacs)
     
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  3. Icaras macrumors 601

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    Don't forget all the rumors concerning higher resolution displays (retina display).
     
  4. profets macrumors 68020

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    Maybe something touch related will actually happen?

    [​IMG]
     
  5. ECUpirate44 macrumors 603

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    Hope not!
     
  6. Icaras macrumors 601

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    Same. Can we just burn that image now please? :p
     
  7. bo-waleed thread starter macrumors 6502

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    and can anyone please answer my questions ?:(
     
  8. profets macrumors 68020

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    ^Lol.. Same here.. But I get the feeling that with all the iOS back to Mac stuff and all these gestures that they're slowly going to go in that direction with Mac OS.
     
  9. CHSeifert, May 3, 2011
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    Imac 2012 will feature:

    Ivy Bridge CPU
    Z68 onboard flash SSD
    USB 3

    Not sure about a redesign as the current in my view still looks so great.

    Of course the usual - faster GPU and maybe faster 1600 MHz DDR 3 ram

    To be honest the 2011 iMac is all I could wish for with 2 Thunderbolt ports, HD ICAM and faster GPU and sandy bridge i7 2600 3.4 ghz CPU :)
     
  10. Nishi100 macrumors 6502a

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  11. Hellhammer Moderator

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    Make that Z77 since Z68 does not support USB 3.0 ;)
     
  12. cambookpro macrumors 603

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    The current iMac has pretty much all the current tech, bar USB 3.

    If you go on about Ivy Bridge, you might as well talk about Haswell and Rockwell and then it just goes on and on...
     
  13. smali macrumors regular

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    Noone else putting up their new 2011 imacs for sale in prep for 2012? Or is it a bit early...
     
  14. Hexley macrumors 6502a

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    2TB as standard
    8GB as standard
    FW1600
    3 Thunderbolt ports
    Blu-Ray Burner
    New chassis design
    Carbon Fiber!
     
  15. bo-waleed thread starter macrumors 6502

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    what Haswell and Rockwell ?
     
  16. Hellhammer Moderator

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    Sandy Bridge - 2011
    Ivy Bridge - 2012
    Haswell - 2013
    Broadwell - 2014 (was known as Rockwell before)
    Sky Lake - 2015
    Skymont - 2016

    I.e. codenames for future Intel processors.
     
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  18. CHSeifert, May 3, 2011
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    CHSeifert macrumors 6502

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    Oooooopppzzzzzz a brainfart ;)
     

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