Model Detail - iMac 24 inch 2.8 GHz Core 2 Duo E8235 (Early 2008)

The iMac "Core 2 Duo" 2.8GHz 24" Screen Aluminum model Early 2008 (Penryn) is powered by a 2.8GHz Intel "Core 2 Duo" (E8235) dual core processor, a 6MB shared level 2 cache, a 1066MHz system bus, 2This model also has a 4 finger multi-touch glass trackpad and a non-removeable battery, a 7200 RPM 320GB SATA hard drive, a slot-loading DVD±R DL "SuperDrive", an ATI Radeon HD 2600 PRO graphics processor with 256MB of GDDR3 RAM, a built-in iSight camera mounted above the 1920x1200 24" LCD display.

Ports and connectivity come via 3 USB 2.0 ports, 1 Firewire 400 port, 1 Firewire 800 port, AirPort Extreme, 1 Gigabit Ethernet and 1 mini-DVI.

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MAIN SPECS
Processor Speed 2.8GHz
First Build Date 04/28/2008
Last Build Date 03/03/2009
Built-in Display 24.0
Model Identifier iMac8,1
Apple Order Number MB325LL/A
Apple Model Number A1225 (EMC 2211)
Form Factor iMac Core 2 Duo (Al)
Apple Subfamily Early 2008
EXPAND / UPGRADE
Standard RAM
2GB
Maximum RAM
6GB
RAM Slots2
RAM SpecsPC2-6400 DDR2-800
RAM Speed800MHz
Standard Storage Drive
320GB (7200 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive
1.5TB
Storage Drive Interface Serial ATA (SATA) (3GB/s)
SYSTEM
Processor Type Core 2 Duo (E8235)
Processors / Cores 1 (2 Cores)
Geekbench Rating 3833/4284
Turbo Boost Speed N/A
Custom Speeds 3.06GHz
Architecture 64-Bit
Processor Upgradeable ZIF Socket
FPU Integrated
Integrated System RAM None
Standard RAM 2GB
Maximum RAM 6GB
RAM Slots 2
RAM Specs PC2-6400 DDR2-800
RAM Speed 800MHz
System Bus Speed 1066MHz
Cache Bus Speed 2.8GHz (Built-in)
ROM / Firmware Type EFI
EFI Architecture 64-Bit
L1 Cache 32k/32k
L2 / L3 Cache 6MB (on chip)
VIDEO / GRAPHICS
Video Card Radeon HD 2600 PRO
VRAM Type GDDR3
Standard VRAM 256MB
Maximum VRAM 256MB
Native Resolution 1920x1200
Multi Display Support Dual/ Mirroring
Multi Display Max Resolution 1920x1200
STORAGE
Standard Storage Drive 320GB (7200 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive 1.5TB
Storage Drive Interface Serial ATA (SATA) (3GB/s)
Optical Disk 8X DL
Floppy / Zip Drive None
Ports
AirPort 802.11a/b/g/n
Bluetooth 2.1+EDR
Video / Multi-IO 1 (mini-DVI)
Thunderbolt Ports / Spec None
USB Ports / Spec 3 (2.0)
Firewire Ports / Spec 1 (400), 1 (800)
Ethernet (RJ-45) 10/100/1000Base-T
Modem (RJ-11) None
Headphone 1
Microphone 1 (Built-in)
Audio In 1
Audio Out 1
Keyboard Apple Aluminum Keyboard
Mouse / Trackpad Mighty Mouse
Expansion Slots None
Expansion Bays None
LEGACY PORTS
SCSI None
S-Video Input None
S-Video Output None
Floppy None
ADB None
Serial None
Geoport None
OPERATING SYSTEM
Pre-Installed MacOS OSX 10.5.2 (9C2028)
Maximum MacOS Current
MacOS 9 Support None
Windows Support Boot/ Virtualization
Minimum Windows XP SP2 (32-Bit)
Maximum Windows 7 (32-Bit, 64-Bit)
POWER
Battery Type N/A
Battery Life N/A
Power Adapter None
PHYSICAL
Case Type All-in-One
Dimensions 20.5 x 22.4 x 8.1
Weight 25.4 lbs. (11.5 kg)
Original Price USD US$1799
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