“Apple quietly announced plans this week to begin selling an aluminum 20-inch iMac configuration to qualified educational institutions for $899, putting the final nail in the coffin of the white 17-inch legacy model that the new model replaces,” Andrew Nusca blogs for ZDNet.
“Buyers can begin pre-ordering the new aluminum systems today for delivery in about a month. Each $899 20-inch iMac includes a 2.0GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, 1GB of memory, 160GB hard drive, 8x double-layer SuperDrive and a NVIDIA GeForce 9400M graphics subsystem,” Nusca reports.
“The update finally phases out completely the white iMac casing, introduced in 2004,” Nusca reports.
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