Apple iMac ME086B/A All-in-One Desktop Computer, Quad-core Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 1TB, 21.5"

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The stunning all-in-one iMac features a beautiful 21.5-inch widescreen display, fourth generation quad-core Intel Core processors and Iris graphics make it the most powerful iMac yet. And it comes as standard with 8GB memory, a 1TB hard drive and advanced, high-speed connections, including two Thunderbolt ports, four USB 3 ports and 802.11ac Wi-Fi. All in an impossibly thin enclosure that’s only 5mm at the edge.

Fourth-generation quad-core processors
Intel's fourth generation quad-core i5 processor provides stunning performance for anything from web browsing to video editing. The fourth generation of Intel's fabled processors also help to keep you and your personal information safer, thanks to built-in security features.

Intel Iris Graphics
Intel's fourth generation processors work with Intel Iris graphics to deliver eye popping graphics and incredible multimedia experiences, without the need for an additional graphics card.

Stunning ultrathin design
iMac's premium aluminium casing and glass display make for a stunning, modern looking machine, that looks as good as it performs. It's incredibly thin, measuring just 5mm at its edge, but still manages to pack a remarkable amount of high performance technology into the same amazingly thin enclosure.

Brilliant widescreen Full HD display
The display uses IPS technology and LED backlighting to ensure that images and videos look great from any seat. The LCD sits right against the ultrathin glass, bringing content closer to you, while the colours have been individually calibrated to deliver rich and vibrant true-to-life colours.

High-speed Connectivity
iMac is packed full of connectivity options, including 802.11ac Wi-Fi, giving you superior performance over an 802.11ac router. It also packs four USB 3.0 ports for then times the performance of USB 2.0, two Thunderbolt ports for connecting compatible monitors and hard drives for data transfer at rapid speeds. It also includes Bluetooth, an SD card slot, Ethernet port and a Mini DisplayPort.

OS X Mavericks
Mac OS X Mavericks is packed with features to take full advantage of your iMac’s hardware. It works with your processor to deliver the best possible performance, integrates natural gestures using the trackpad to help you get around with ease and features a range of power saving technologies that help ensure your battery keeps on going for longer. Security is a priority, with various features integrated into OS X to protect your Mac and the information on it.

Mavericks includes familiar apps like Safari, Mail, Contacts, Calendar, Maps and FaceTime that work together to give you a connected experience across all of your Apple devices. Apps like iPhoto, iMovie and GarageBand that will help you get creative, while Apple’s Office apps, Pages, Numbers and Keynote mean your iMac is ready for work, too. And there’s even more to be found on the App Store.

Apps Included
| Safari | Mail | iBooks | Mac App Store | iPhoto | iMovie | GarageBand | Pages | Numbers | Keynote | Maps | Calendar | FaceTime | Messages | Contacts | Reminders | Preview | Notes | iTunes | Game Center | Time Machine | Photo Booth |

Accessories Included
Apple Wireless Keyboard and Magic Mouse
Bluetooth Enabled Information Wireless way of transferring data between electronic devices over short distances
Yes - 4.0
Brand
Apple
CD/DVD/Blu-ray Drive Information Whether this machine can play/burn Blu-ray discs, DVDs or CDs.
NO
Computer Support Helpline Information We offer access to a 90 day helpline when you buy a new laptop or desktop computer from John Lewis. The service is available for a period of 90 days from the date you make your purchase.
Free 90 day computer support
Dimensions
H45 x W52.8 x D17.5cm
Ethernet Port Information Allows a connection to a router via a cable (available separately).
10/100/1000BASE-T (Gigabit)
Finish
Aluminium and glass
Graphics card Information Generate the images you see on your computer screen
Intel Iris Pro graphics
Graphics card type Information A dedicated graphics card enables you to run advanced programmes such as games or design packages more smoothly. Computers without graphics cards run these programmes through their processors.
Shared
Hard drive Information Stores files and programmes. A portion of this may already be consumed by pre-installed data.
1TB hard drive
Headphone socket
YES
Memory (RAM) Information Random Access Memory (RAM) allows your computer to multitask.
8GB
Memory Card Slot Information A memory card slot allows you to transfer photos and files directly from a memory card.
3-in-1 SD, SDHC, SDXC slot
Model name / number
ME086B/A
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
NO
Operating system Information Determines the interface you see on screen and the types of programmes you can run.
Mac OS X Mavericks
Ports Information Ports used to connect other devices, for example USB to connect peripherals or HDMI to connect to a high definition display.
4x USB 3.0, 2x Thunderbolt, 1x Mini DisplayPort
Processor Information The processor (also called CPU) is the "brain" of your computer and enables programmes to run.
Quad-core 4th generation Intel Core i5
Processor speed Information Determines how quickly programmes run. Processors with 'Turbo Boost' can enhance their performance to deal with more demanding tasks.
2.7GHz to 3.2GHz with Turbo Boost
Screen finish Information A matte screen is easier to view in bright light. Gloss screens can provide more vivid colours.
Gloss
Screen Resolution Information Picture quality defined by the number of individual dots (pixels) used to create an image. The higher the number of pixels, the higher the image quality.
1920 x 1080 pixels
Screen size Information Measured diagonally.
21.5"
Screen Type
LED-backlit display with IPS technology
Sound
Built-in stereo speakers
Touch Screen
NO
TV tuner card Information Device that receives digital free-to-air terrestrial and/or analogue television services
NO
Type
All-in-One
Voice Recognition
NO
Wall Mountable
NO
Webcam (front-facing) Information Used for making video calls
Facetime HD camera
Weight
5.68kg
Wireless Display Information Wireless Display technology can be used to present your device's display on a compatible TV or display without using wires.
NO
Wireless networking
Wi-Fi- 802.11a/b/g/n/ac

Delivery

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Free

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£6.95

Next or named morning delivery

£9.95

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Q & As

Apple iMac ME086B/A All-in-One Desktop Computer, Quad-core Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 1TB, 21.5" 4.8 5 29 29
This MAC's a whopper Have really enjoyed the Mac experience so far. Having used Microsoft products since PCs first arrived, this is quite refreshing, sometimes frustrating, but I'm getting the hang of it gradually. The operating system seems much more stable than Windows - I haven't had any blue screens so far! And to top it all it looks great! As usual the John Lewis service was excellent too. 12 September 2014
Nice bit of kit Having only used Microsoft products in the past, I was dubious about switching over to Apple and the Mac operating system. I should not have worried as I found the transition very easy especially with all of the online help to any questions you may have. Should have done it sooner having been hacked twice recently using windows. 09 September 2014
imac conversion After years of torrid experiences with windows pc's I made the plunge into apple iMac. This machine is all that i have ever wanted. Wish i hadn't waited so long! 13 August 2014
Speedy access, speedy delivery The iMac all in one desktop is a very impressive computer and I can recommend it to anyone. Delivery from J. Lewis was easy, I collected mine from my local Waitrose. First rate service. 08 July 2014
very nice We have had this for eight months and it is great, it looks good, takes up minimal space and apart from getting our heads around a different way of thinking after 100 years of Microsoft it is easy to use. especially easy to set up. 25 June 2014
Oh my xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx t's Lovely. xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx 10 June 2014
My dream machine I love my new I Mac! I have been considering wether or not to buy one for some time as it is a costly item. I love my I Pad and find it so easy to use so when my Dell computer became so slow I decided to take the plunge. I am absolutely thrilled with it. So responsive and easy to use. My husband who doesn't understand computers couldn't understand why I was so thrilled with it. So I told him to imagine he had the top of the range dream car he has always wanted and that's what it's comparable to. 10 June 2014
Brilliant purchase I cannot believe how fantastic the Apple IMac is from the different PCs I had been using for nearly 20 years. Fantastic picture & functionality and no wires in my office!! No sore eyes, brilliant keyboard and so easy to use. Great value for money. It is absolutely fantastic and no being a particular Apple fan, the IMac is the best purchase i have made this year! 04 June 2014
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