Apple Updates Consumer Desktop Line And MoreApple, Computers, Mac Mini, Mac Pro, MacBook Pro March 4th, 2009
Here’s a quick run down of what Apple released yesterday:
Compact design of the Apple wireless keyboard without the need for battery switching and with the benefit of two USB 2.0 ports
AirPort Extreme Base Station
Simultaneous dual-band Wi-Fi broadcasts on both 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands so you have maximum range and full compatibility with all Wi-Fi devices. Guest networking broadcasts a second Wi-Fi network for guests to use the internet without having access to all of your network devices.
Gained the same features as the AirPort Extreme.
Added 2.66GHz and 2.93GHz Core 2 Duo options.
The entry level is now $300 cheaper, at $2,499. It also received brand new Nehalem processors, and obviously Mini DisplayPort.
5 USB ports, Mini DisplayPort (exactly as the leaked picture suggested, take that doubters), Geforce 9400M graphics.
Entry level now has a 2.66GHz Core 2 Duo processor, 2GB of memory, 320GB hard drive, Geforce 9400M graphics, for the same price of $1,199. 24″ iMac now starts at $1,499.