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Good: perfomance and looks
Comment: I love it
Bad: Everything else
Comment: My son convinced me, after many years of suffering the indignities of
Microsoft, that Apple computers were the way to go. So we purchased a shiney new, top of the range iMac 27" in November 2010.
This machine has been plagued with countless problems and has been a horror from day one. Foolishly, I struggled on with this machine only to suffer the ultimate indignity of total hard disk failure. This left
me with a £1600 paperweight.
Apple computers could not be less helpful. The machine should just
be replaced – it is obviously a dud. No chance with Apple computers –
happy to replace the hard disk of a machine that is only 18 months old
at a further, extortionate, £250+VAT cost to me. This is outrageous.
Article here - http://www.thematerconsultancy.com/apple-computers-customer-care-a-lesson/
Good: Wonderful display and easy to use.
Comment: The iMac is a really good machine that is very easy to use. The display is first class and makes computing that much easier.
Good: Exeptional, Un-rivaled quality, Verry good performance, superior hardware, World most advanced operating system. The world best all in one computer, by farr!!!
Bad: Nothing to fault, to expensive for some?
Comment: If you really have closer look at this brilliant piece of technology, Its ability, offers and quality, its really not that expensive as one may think. Its worth every single cent!!! Just brilliant like all Apple products.
Bad: The Price and the Fact I don't own one :(
Comment: It's incredibly simple to use for ever day tasks like, Surfing the, Connecting with Family and Friends around the world for free of charge :), Its super fast And so much more to love about this desktop Mac
Bad: Not for the hardcore gamer
Comment: It's great for every type of computer user but if your a gamer it's not for you
Good: Speed, OS, Thunderboly
Comment: Apple really do know how to build a solid machine. My six year old eMac still kicks along with Leopard installed and will live for a lot longer too. But of course the inTel change in Macs has put the old PPC Macs in the dark unfortunately.
With the new iMac out now seems the right time to upgrade and keep up with the best. My eMac won't be given up on and will remain with me but the iMac will last as new OS's are released and applications developing with the new.
Thunderbolt will soon pickup as did FireWire and even the original USB to the latest USB3. You were right in saying Apple by passed that as they believe in the Thunderbolt over both choices.
Apple has no plans in BlueRay at this time but external players and burners are usable on most current Macs with available software.
I'm waiting for the soon release Lion Operating System and hopefully by then I will be able to get the new iMac. I will be only looking at either 21.5 inch iMac and possibly Solid State Drive but I won't be upgrading the Ram from Apple. As you, the other comment on this post and I say, expensive.
Good: Looks and speed
Comment: My 21 inch iMac is now almost four years old and still stonks along. I will NEVER return to a windows PC after having this beautiful machine working like a trojan for so long - I had three Windows based PC's before this and all of them packed up after about three years. I am drooling at the new iMacs. Need to see the bank manager first though!!!
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