Pros

  • Faster, more efficient processor
  • Available PCIe-connected flash storage
  • Faster 802.11ac Wi-Fi
  • User-accesible RAM

Cons

  • No optical drive

At A Glance

The overall speed improvement over its predecessor is ordinary, but we saw significant gains in processor-intensive tasks.

Manufacturer’s Description

A big, bold display. Fourth-generation Intel quad-core processors and the latest NVIDIA graphics. An advanced Fusion Drive option. And much more. No desktop has ever brought so much to the table.