iMac Revision and iLife on August 7th?

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  1. MacRumors macrumors bot


    Apr 12, 2001

    ThinkSecret pinpoints Tuesday, August 7th as the likely date for the long awaited iMac revision.
    ThinkSecret also suggests that the overdue iLife updates could also arrive at the same time, but are less certain on this possibility.

    A recent rumor had suggested that iLife update had gone "golden master", suggesting an imminent release.

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  2. Eidorian macrumors Penryn


    Mar 23, 2005
    Yay, more waiting.

    I've been waiting since Memorial Day. :(
  3. ac-mac macrumors member

    Apr 9, 2007
    brushed aluminum?

    i thought that the brushed aluminum look was reserved for pro machines. anyway cant wait... finished exams last month and that would be a nice well done on the exams present :)
  4. likeavaliant macrumors regular

    Oct 14, 2006
  5. levitynyc macrumors 65816

    Aug 19, 2006
    I honestly don't see new iMacs or iPods until September....but thats just me.
  6. Mjolnir 998 macrumors newbie

    Jul 9, 2007
    sweetness!! they always release new products on my birthday
    last year it was the Mac Pro and I think there was something else
  7. lcm123 macrumors member

    Jun 27, 2007

    Does anyone know if Leopard will include new iLife ?
  8. pcorajr macrumors 6502

    Jun 6, 2007
    That seems like an odd day for Apple to release a update. Has apple always stuck to Tuesday's for new releases?

    If this is true then people at the warehouses will have a busy weekend getting things ready for Monday and the onslaught of order that will pour in over the weekend.
  9. Mjolnir 998 macrumors newbie

    Jul 9, 2007
    curious to know if any versions of OS X come with it??? I've only bought macs and they just came with all of it except iWork as a trial, if you buy just the OS does it come it?
  10. Eraserhead macrumors G4


    Nov 3, 2005
    No it doesn't, a retail copy of Tiger doesn't include iLife, but every new Mac comes with the latest version.
  11. RoDe macrumors regular

    Feb 23, 2006
    Can't wait. I'm getting pretty tired of he current design. Give it to me Johnny Ive! :D
  12. Random Ping macrumors regular

    Feb 24, 2007
    I don't know when the iMacs need to be available to leverage the "back to school" spending. Somehow I feel it should be August and not September.
  13. timnosenzo macrumors 6502a


    Jun 21, 2004
    ct, us
    No it doesn't. New Macs come with iLife, but iLife is not included with OSX.
  14. Squonk macrumors 65816


    Mar 15, 2005
    iMac Pro? And with the previous rumors spelling the demise of the 17", why not...
  15. L3X macrumors 6502a

    Oct 18, 2006
    Chesapeake, VA
    that's what i meant to point out, thanks.

    iBlackMac anyone?!?!
  16. boss1 macrumors 6502a


    Jan 8, 2007
    I could see that Apple might want to have the iMac out for the school shopping season. Or at least announced and allow orders to start taking place. I just don't understand the 10.5 date. Are they going to allow those who purchased an iMac a 10.5 update? or are they going to gouge us for an additional 150bucks a month later?
  17. iBunny macrumors 65816

    Apr 15, 2004
    Well I just bought my MacBook Pro on July 7th. If iLife 07/08 whatever does come out on August 7th, is there anything I can do to get a free copy? Or Do I just have to buy it?

    Either way Im gonna get it, but if I can get it on the free why not :D
  18. dmaxdmax macrumors 6502

    Oct 26, 2006
    I assume a BTO would ship w/whatever software was current as of the shipment and not the order date. Yes?

    Specifically, if I order on 8/5, iLife ships on 8/7 and my MBP ships after that I'll get the newest version.

    No, I'm not going to wait the extra 2 days because 8/5 is a tax holiday.
  19. Data macrumors 6502

    Dec 20, 2006

    I think steve said in last years wwdc presentation of leopard that it would be full featured meaning the ilife apps would be included, but it has been more then a year so maybe if you play that from the apple site you can be sure about it ;-).
  20. Squonk macrumors 65816


    Mar 15, 2005
    I would think that :apple: would give you the latest version. You may need to call and be insistent with them though...
  21. sweet160 macrumors regular


    Oct 2, 2006
    What to expect on the inside?

    What do you people guess could change in the inside of the imac?

    especially what kind of graphics card would fit in there?

    :cool: I need Crysis to run smooth as butter ...
  22. parafish13 macrumors member

    Jun 28, 2007
    East Lansing, MI
    I want to believe...guess we'll find out soon. :rolleyes:
  23. Max.Power macrumors newbie

    Jul 5, 2007
    Hope this is true. My current machine is has slowly been dying since March and I'm trying to hold out for this update as long as I can. Or maybe the computer gods just want me to have a Dell. :mad:
  24. A Pittarelli macrumors 6502

    Jun 1, 2007
    imac updates have been comming longer than jenna jameson :p
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