Apple iMac MK462LL/A 27-Inch Retina 5K

Positive Reviews
(as of 29-11-2022 21:10 UTC) Details
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  • Incredible 5K display
  • Premium metallic design
  • Super thin and light
  • Incredibly powerful
  • Excellent sound quality


  • Upgradability limited to RAM
  • No target display mode

Bottom Line

A powerful all-in-one desktop that is both aesthetically pleasing and powerful. The 5k display really is out of this world.

The Apple iMac MK462LL/A Retina 5K is a bestselling 2015 27-inch premium desktop computer that received critical acclaim for its powerful latest generation Intel Skylake Core i5 CPU, 8GB of DDR3 1600MHz RAM, 1TB hard drive and incredible 5K Retina display. Critics highly praised the 5K 5120 x 2880 resolution as it delivers incredibly sharp images with an incredibly wide color gamut and is viewable from almost any angle. The stylish metal finished chassis was praised by critics and that at its thickest the iMac is just under 5 inches. Some users found the included Apple Magic Keyboard and Mouse to be difficult to get used to coming from a Windows platform. Having such an incredible display the Apple iMac MK462LL/A is relatively cheap compared to its predecessors. If you are in the market for a video or photo editing desktop computer that can easily process 4K video the Apple iMac 27-inch Retina 5K could just be perfect for you.

Score Summary

Critic Reviews

  • 90 October 27, 2015

    As one might expect, a 27-inch iMac with the latest Intel processors, discrete AMD graphics, at least 1TB of storage and a 5K-resolution display requires a hefty investment.

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  • 76 June 5, 2015

    The latest iteration of the Apple iMac 27-inch with Retina 5K Display delivers 14.7 million pixels in a very sleek package to your desktop, and it's more affordable than ever.

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Graphics Amd Radeon R9 M380 [View Benchmarks]
Graphics Type Discrete
Graphics Memory 2GB Dedicated
Operating System Apple Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite
Weight 21 lbs
Hard Drive 1 1024 HDD 7200
Display Size 27-inch
Display Resolution 5120 x 2880
Display Type IPS
Display Technology 5K (5120-by-2880) Retina display
Connectivity 4 x USB 3.0 | 802.11ac Wi-Fi wireless networking with Bluetooth 4.0
Audio Stereo speakers
Webcam HD Facetime camera
Additional Features Magic Keyboard and Magic Mouse 2
Dimension (LxWxH) 5 x 25.6 x 20.3
Warranty Standard 1 year warranty

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