My launch-day BTO Retina iMac shipped from China. It must have been more recently when they started shipping from the U.S.Only custom order macs are assembled in the U.S. the stock ones are manufactured in China except the Mac Pro which is assembled in the U.S. regardless if stock or custom
You also mentioned owning a 13" rMBP, 15" rMBP (with 1 TB SSD), 21.5" iMac, and 2014 Mac mini. How are you affording all these Macs?My retina iMac (i7/32/512/M295X, self-upgraded RAM) also shipped from the US, along with my two nMPs (each 12-core/64/1TB/D700).
I've 12 separate Macs, each of which are financed by my job as a full-time software dev at one of the largest companies in Silicon Valley (can't name it publicly for some reasons) and also as a cinematographer. Each of them's crucial to my work, and it does help that my job pays me really well. Plus, my freelancing work in photography has yielded me quite a fair amount too.My launch-day BTO Retina iMac shipped from China. It must have been more recently when they started shipping from the U.S.
You also mentioned owning a 13" rMBP, 15" rMBP (with 1 TB SSD), 21.5" iMac, and 2014 Mac mini. How are you affording all these Macs?
Great link, thanks! Mine is made in China, Quanta!Anyone know the URL of the website that can lookup your iMac's manufacturing location based on serial number? I saw a thread somewhere about it.
I doubt any iMac's are assembled in the USA. As a prior poster said, it's just custom Macs and all Mac Pros.
To see what week/year and what factory yours was made in, visit:
And plug in your serial number.
Received my custom build order and well the casing is discolored and scratched up on both sides. Machine runs great. Are these casing refurbished if they are assembled in us? Little ticked off.
Just placed an order for our custom Retina iMac. Order said March 5 for delivery to Apple store. Being that customs are assembled in Ca., have the lead times been better than expected, expected or later?