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Apple iMac 27-Inch (Late 2013) (ME088 / ME089)

Apple iMac 27-Inch (Late 2013) (ME088 / ME089)
alaScore 93

348 reviews

Apr, 2015

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 348 reviews of Apple iMac 27-Inch (Late 2013) (ME088 / ME089). The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Reviews about the reliability and size are overall positive. The design and usability also get good feedback, but reviews are divided on the price.

usability, design, size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Apple iMac 27-Inch (Late 2013) (ME088 / ME089) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 130 user reviews of Apple iMac 27-Inch (Late 2013) (ME088 / ME089) from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Desktops on People are impressed by the size and reliability. The design and usability also get good views. There are some mixed comments about the price.

usability, design, reliability, size

87% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Apple iMac ME088LL/A 27-Inch Desktop (NEWEST VERSION)Apple iMac ME089LL/A 27-Inch Desktop (NEWEST VERSION)

Apr, 2015

Expert review by: PC Magazine (

Apple iMac 27-inch (Core i7)


Huge display. Quad-core CPU with TurboBoost. Wireless keyboard. Wireless Magic Mouse. Mini DisplayPort input. Better screen resolution than a 1080p HDTV. EPEAT Gold and Energy Star 5.0 certified

Card reader is SD-only. No eSATA. Requires third-party adapter for HDMI or DVI input. No Blu-ray option. No numeric keypad on wireless keyboard

Apple drops a Nehalem-based Core i7 processor in their class-leading iMac 27-inch. It has a fairly hefty price tag, but backs it up with stellar performance and the high-quality design we've come to expect from the fruit company in Cupertino. The iMac...

Apr, 2011

Expert review by: Pocket Lint (

Apple iMac 27-inch (2012) review


Big screen, thin design, fast, looks good, Fusion drive

Not very portable

While we had reservations about the 21.5-inch in the workplace, the 27-inch model offers enough beef to dispel those fears. It's a big, powerful, and thoroughly enjoyable machine to use and one with which you won't be disappointed. Obviously there is...

Jan, 2013

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (

Apple iMac 27in (2012)


Is the latest large iMac as special as its slim sides would suggest?

Jan, 2013

Expert review by: Naaptol (

Expert Review


Backed by superlative nips and tucks in intrinsic features and inherent capabilities, an incredible screen display and the smartest volte-face on forward-looking desktop technology, and showing off oodles of panache, the Apple iMac 27-inch (MD096HN/A)...

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: justin (

Apple iMac: the best yet!


This computer is one of the best i have owned. In fact it is the best! You can choose to upgrade from the 3.4 ghz processor but honestly for most everyday users, it is more than satisfactory. The only thing I would have to say about the computer before...

Easy To Set Up","Fast","Great Display","Great Extras","Great Software","Quiet","Super Sleek

Oct, 2013

Consumer review by: Blackie (

I love my new desk top IMac.


My new desk top iMac is a great addition to my office.

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: Terry (

Works great.


This is the first apple product I have purchased and I am completely satisfied.

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: Rd2000 (

Great computer for a novice


Loved my new Mac from day one . Learning curve is very small . I do pictures on mine and the process is easy and fun.

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: JJWS052 (

Amazing Desktop Computer


When purchasing a desktop computer, look no further than the new Apple Desktop computer. The computer is simply amazing.

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: firstapple (

nice and easy to use


I definitely would recommend this computer to anyone is so easy to use and adapt to it no problem to switch from windows to mac

Mar, 2015

Product Specifications


DVD Writer: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Flash Hard Drive / Hard Disk Drive / Hybrid Hard Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: Yes


Bluetooth: Yes
Card Reader:Single Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output:No / Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:16:9
True Resolution:WQHD

General Features

Digital Entertainment Platform:Not Applicable / vPro
Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:Mac OS X Lion / Mac OS X Mountain Lion / OS X MAVERICKS / OS X YOSEMITE
Product Type:AIO


Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel ® / nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GEF GT755M / GeForce GT 755M / GeForce GTX 775M / GeForce GTX 780 / GeForce GTX 780M / GEFORCE GTX775M / GEFORCE GTX780 / GEFORCE GTX780M / HD GRAPHICS 4600
GPU TYPE:Dedicated GPU / Dedicated GPU + OnBoard / OnBoard Graphic


Chipset Brand:Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:H55 / Unknown
Hyper Threading:No / Yes
Processor:Core™ i5 / Core™ i7
Processor Brand:Intel ® / Intel®
Processor Number:I5-4570 / I5-4570S / I5-4670 / I7-3770 / I7-4770K / I7-4771