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Posted by on Nov 30, 2012 in Hardware News |

So inside the new iMac

So inside the new iMac

Besides leaving aside the optical drives , the new that are going on sale these days bring some changes in their domestic laws. You know this because, somehow, in the Japanese site Kodawarisan be able to do with a drive and proceeded to disarmament, as you can see from the pictures that adorn this article.

The new iMac is 5 millimeters thinner than the last. At parts, the most important change is that now both are mounted CPU (i5 Ivy Bridge) and GPU on the same motherboard, unlike previous models where the GPU was on its own “mini plaque” apart.

According to Ars Technica analysis on the plate are also mounted directly all expansion ports: four USB 3.0, SD slot, headphone, Ethernet, and two Thunderbolt. And RAM memory modules (SODIMMs) are not welded to the system, but would be easily removable.

As extra information, the system can continue disassembling with suction cups, such as the previous iMac.

Link: 21-inch iMac teardown shows newly rearranged innards (Ars Technica)

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