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imac 27

  1. Mr Robert

    Imac 27" 2011 Non Starter

    I started having problems when my Mac would start, seeming the hard drive had eventually corrupted and couldn't get past the start up bar I have purchased a new drive Sandisk SATA iii 512mb + Heat adapter (OWC) but after checking realised this may not be compatible as the iMac only has SATA II...
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    iMac 27” 2019 Base and Top models

    Hi all, I’ll order iMac through corporate plan. Regarding both the base and top models of iMac 27”, if both models are upgraded to 512GB SSD, then the price difference between both models is $230. In other words, $230 brings: i5 8600 —> i5 9600k Radeon Pro 570X 4GB —> 580X 8GB...
  3. nemoryoliver

    Will the iMac 5k + 4k Monitor thru Mini Display Port work at 60Hz Full Resolution?

    Hi guys! I wanted a 2nd monitor for my iMac 27" 2019, but don't want to spend much on a thunderbolt/usb-c monitor. I am looking at this Samsung Monitor LU28E590D5 https://s.lazada.com.ph/s.upKN it's the cheapest 4k monitor with IPS panel. I'm hoping I can make it work at full 4k resolution @...
  4. nemoryoliver

    iMac 2019 upgrade to OWC Aura Pro X2 NVMe PCIe SSD

    Hi everyone! I guess it's official that the Aura Pro X2 NVMe PCIe SSD is compatible with the iMac 2019 as mentioned in their latest YouTube video. If you've upgraded to this SSD please feel free to share your experience. Attached is also our OWC Technical chat transcript saying that it's...
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    i9 without Vega?

    Hello everyone, I am currently considering to buy a 2019 iMac with core i9, but without Vega (as i don’t play games nor edit videos). Am I likely to get more heat problems with this configuration compared to the more common i9+vega? Or any other problems? Thanks!
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    iMac ram upgrade in icloud

    Hello! I have an unusual doubt and if you guys can make it clear to me then i would be very happy :). If I upgrade the ram in my 27" iMac after market from 8gb to 16gb, i already know that in the window "about this mac" I will read 16gb of ram, and we all agree about it. But my question is, will...
  7. parisinvest

    iMac 27 2012 restart problem after install owc ssd

    hi, i've upgrade my imac 27 2012 a ssd owc aura 480gb, not the pro one, i did see any thermo sensor to attach, but after use for a while, my imac start to restart itself sevral times a day, and the the fans turn on for longtime before it begame quit, it's really a headache, anyone met the same...
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    iMac Pro Buying Advice. iMac 27 2017 - i5 or i7 or maybe iMac Pro?

    Hello Guys, I am this week going to buy a new iMac 27 inch model for professional use. I use Lightroom and Apple Photos. 1-5 hours sessions in Lightroom. I do it everyday to every other day. Sometimes more and sometimes less. I do Jewelry photography. Not shooting RAW, only JPEG (4-5 GB...
  9. Guillaume.F

    Full Spec 21,5 VS Base Model 27

    Hi everyone! This question has probably been asked before but I can't seem to be able to make a decision. To make a short story, I am saying goodbye to my old asus 15" laptop who is now old and outdated in terms of screen and specs. After thinking of going for another laptop, I have finally...
  10. Guillaume.F

    Full Spec 21,5 VS Base Model 27

    Hi everyone! This question has probably been asked before but I can't seem to be able to make a decision. To make a short story, I am saying goodbye to my old asus 15" laptop who is now old and outdated in terms of screen and specs. After thinking of going for another laptop, I have finally...
  11. K

    Witch should I choose imac 27 mid 2011 or late 2012

    hi, the 2012 version is tinner but i don't know if it's possible to add a ssd as an additionnal hard drive easily however there is 3.0 usb port witch great and it is said to be 25% faster than the 2011 version but what I am affraid is that if it's fai lthe 2011 versio nis easier to fix or i am...
  12. M

    Late 2009 27" iMac internal bluetooth / wifi upgrade - crash on login screen

    I'm attempting to upgrade the internal bluetooth on my late 2009 27" iMac. I installed the adapter board, card, disconnected the old bluetooth card and booted but see something strange. The machine gets sluggish and then crashes at the login screen while the wifi icon flickers between on and...
  13. ChoPraTs

    Anoying Problem with Dell U2715H and iMac Mid 2010. Incompatibles?

    Hi all, I've recently purchased a Dell U2715H monitor that I'm trying to use with my iMac 27" Mid 2010 and I'm getting a very annoying problem: the monitor starts to lost signal intermittently with its screen going black every few seconds, exactly as this video describes: The monitor seems...
  14. arthurecho

    imac 27 i3

    hello mac community ! i want your advice on the following issue I have with my Imac I3 3,2ghz I3 2tb hitachi hd I notice my computer is making a noisy noise constantly, the hd is grinding but that's not really a problem, it's a noise like something is running and i hear it. the thing is that...
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    Issue with iMac SSD upgrade

    I recently upgraded my mid-2010 27" iMac with a new Samsung 850-Evo SSD and am running into a weird problem. The install was easy with the adapter I used from OWC with the thermal sensor, nothing out of the ordinary occurred, no breaks, no broken display cable. SMC and PRAM all reset. When I...
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    Planning for iMac AND MBP purchases?

    Hi all, I currently have a 15" MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012) with the following stats: 2.3 GHz Intel Core i7 8 GB 1600 MHz DDR3 Intel HD Graphics 4000 1536 MB 251 GB flash storage I am planning on trading it in at Apple for a gift card (website says will be $409) when the newest 15" Retina...