Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,671 Reviews & Articles | 36,049 News Posts

New iMacs could have both Dual and Quad Cores

Dual in the 20" and Quad in the 24"

| Posted: Feb 3, 2009 1:52 pm

It looks like Apple may be dropping Dual and Quad Core CPUs into its new line up of iMacs.


According to a short article over at CNet Apple has decided to break the iMac line up into two tiers. The high end tier (which would probably include the 24" iMac) would have a quad-core nestled inside, while the low-end would be run by a dual core.


This move removes the need to choose one or the other and opens up options for a wider range of consumers. It is a pretty smart move on Apple's part if they follow through with it.


The move is not confirmed yet but Apple does need something new as Desktop sales have dropped alarmingly over the last quarter.


Read more

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more news at our news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this news

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

Latest Downloads

View More Latest Downloads

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Did EA kill the Battlefield franchise with the terrible BF4 issues?

Yes, Battlefield is doomed

No, Battlefield will live on strong

I'm not sure, but I know EA needs to improve its game

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Get TweakTown updates via Facebook!
Just click the "Like" button below