Pros

  • Built-in wireless capabilities
  • Compact, all-in-one design
  • Better value for the money than the low-end model
  • Good video frame-rate performance

Cons

  • Glossy screen may frustrate some users
  • Viewing angle not as good as on the 24-inch model

At A Glance

In this third-generation of aluminum iMac models, the lone 20-inch model features a 2.66GHz Core 2 Duo chip, a maximum of 8GB of memory (it ships with 2GB), a 320GB hard drive and integrated Nvidia graphics that share memory with the system RAM.

Manufacturer’s Description

Hello, Beautiful. From any view, iMac is impressive. But little compares to sitting in front of the glossy widescreen display framed in amazingly slim anodized aluminum. iMac instantly turns your workspace from a cluttered desktop into a brilliant display podium.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.apple.com/

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core 2 Duo E8135
Processor speed 2660.0 MHz
Display
Included monitor No
Display size 20.0 inches
Display type LCD
Resolution 1680 x 1050 pixels
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Nvidia GeForce 9400
General Information
UPC Code 885909220168
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces Bluetooth
Memory
Memory type DDR3
Other Features
Devices
  • Built-In Webcam
  • Keyboard
  • Mouse
  • Remote Control

Performance

Macworld Labs
Speedmark 5 Score 256
Quake 4 39.7fps
Photoshop CS3 0:51
iTunes 7.5 0:57
iMovie HD 6 0:45
Tested Configuration Mac OS X 10.5.6 with 2GB of RAM
Cinema 4D XL 10.5 0:47
Compressor 1:40