The iMac 2017 release is set for early next year as per sources. The iMac 2017 is slated to be one of the most powerful offerings from the technology giant. The release of the new AIO (all-in-one) computer got postponed on account of its Kaby Lake processor.
Apple is integrating this processor into the iMac 2017 as per reports. Intel will soon be showcasing its latest Kaby Lake processor range at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show. The AIO should ideally come with the Kaby Lake chipset for better performance.
Some Other Exciting Features
The iMac 2017 should definitely have a superior graphics card which will support VR (Virtual Reality). The iMac 2017 may also come with a Polaris 11 or 10 GPU from AMD. Game N Guide reports that it may also have a four core processor and native support for 4K video. There may also be a 5K display unit on offer for customers.
Why the iMac 2017 May Be a Smash Hit
The iMac 2017 could well be a defining possession for film, photography and graphics industry professionals. There should be USB Type-C Thunderbolt 3 ports for the device along with Touch ID. Touch Bar should also be a feature in the new iMac 2017.
The 27 inch model is expected to be VR compatible as mentioned. The touch strip has recently been integrated into the MacBook Pro 2016. The fingerprint scanner has also been integrated into the same recently.
The Apple iMac 2017 stands a chance of becoming the first ever Virtual Reality offering in case of Apple desktops. The 16 GB RAM offered by the iMac 2017 may soon become a standard feature for all iMac products.
Mobile and Apps also confirms these features for the new iMac 2017. The new product should be able to compete with Microsoft Surface Studio and give it a run for its money!