Model Detail - iMac 21.5 inch 3.33 GHz Core 2 Duo E8600 (Late 2009)

This BTO "Build to Order" iMac "Core 2 Duo" 3.33 21.5-Inch is powered by a 3.33GHz Intel "Core 2 Duo" (E8600) dual core processor, a 6MB shared level 2 cache, a 1333MHz system bus, 4GB of RAM DDR3-1066 (PC3-8500) SDRAM, a 500GB or 7200 RPM 1TB hard drive, a slot-loading DVD±R DL "SuperDrive" with video supplied by an NVIDIA GeForce 9400M graphics processor running 256MB of shared memory or ATI Radeon HD 4670 graphics processor running 256MB of GDDR3 RAM.

Integrated iSight camera mounted above the 21.5" gloss 1920x1080 16:9 LED "IPS" display.

Ports and connectivity come via 4 USB 2.0 ports, 1 Firewire 800 port, AirPort Extreme, 1 Gigabit Ethernet plus 1 2560x1600 display resolution capable Mini DisplayPort.

Download the manual from here.

Learn how to install Extra RAM here.

MAIN SPECS
Processor Speed 3.33GHz
First Build Date 10/20/2009
Last Build Date 07/27/2010
Built-in Display 21.5
Model Identifier iMac10,1
Apple Order Number BTO/CTO
Apple Model Number A1311 (EMC 2308)
Form Factor iMac (Late 2009)
Apple Subfamily Late 2009
EXPAND / UPGRADE
Standard RAM
Maximum RAM
16GB
RAM Slots4
RAM SpecsPC3-8500 DDR3-1066
RAM Speed1066MHz
Standard Storage Drive
500GB, 1 TB (7200 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive
1.5TB
Storage Drive Interface Serial ATA (SATA) (3GB/s)
SYSTEM
Processor Type Core 2 Duo (E8600)
Processors / Cores 1 (2 Cores)
Geekbench Rating 4647/5189
Turbo Boost Speed N/A
Custom Speeds N/A
Architecture 64-Bit
Processor Upgradeable LGA 775 (Socket T)
FPU Integrated
Integrated System RAM None
Standard RAM 4GB
Maximum RAM 16GB
RAM Slots 4
RAM Specs PC3-8500 DDR3-1066
RAM Speed 1066MHz
System Bus Speed 1333MHz
Cache Bus Speed 3.33GHz (Built-in)
ROM / Firmware Type EFI
EFI Architecture 64-Bit
L1 Cache 32k/32k
L2 / L3 Cache 6MB (on chip)
VIDEO / GRAPHICS
Video Card GeForce 9400M
VRAM Type Integrated
Standard VRAM 256MB
Maximum VRAM 256MB
Native Resolution 1920x1080
Multi Display Support Dual/ Mirroring
Multi Display Max Resolution 2560x1600
STORAGE
Standard Storage Drive 500GB, 1 TB (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 DisplayPort w/ Audio)
Thunderbolt Ports / Spec None
USB Ports / Spec 4 (2.0)
Firewire Ports / Spec 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 Wireless Keyboard
Mouse / Trackpad Magic Mouse
Expansion Slots SD Card
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 10.6.1 (10A2155)
Maximum MacOS Current
MacOS 9 Support None
Windows Support Boot/ Virtualization
Minimum Windows XP SP2 (32-Bit)
Maximum Windows 7 (64-Bit)
POWER
Battery Type N/A
Battery Life N/A
Power Adapter None
PHYSICAL
Case Type All-in-One
Dimensions 17.75 x 20.8 x 7.42
Weight 20.5 lbs. (9.3 kg)
Original Price USD US$1399, US$1699
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