October 15, 2014 at 3:47AM, Edited October 21, 9:45PM
Which iMac would suit me best?
Hi there, I need a little guidance. I'm interested in purchasing a refurbished iMac from Apple but I can't decide between two models. I will mainly using the machine for video editing (Final Cut Pro, possibly Premiere Pro) and also audio work (Logic). This will be my first Mac computer so I don't exactly need to be blown away by speed, I just require a reliable machine to do its job.
The specs are as follows -
£1,219.00 Refurbished 27-inch iMac 3.2GHz quad-core Intel Core i5
Originally released September 2013
27-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit display with IPS technology; 2560x1440 resolution
1TB hard drive
NVIDIA GeForce GT 755M graphics processor with 1GB of GDDR5 memory
Built-in FaceTime HD camera
£1,249.00 Refurbished 27-inch iMac 2.9GHz quad-core Intel Core i5
Originally released October 2012
27-inch LED-backlit display with IPS technology
1TB Fusion Drive
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660M with 512MB
Built-in FaceTime HD camera.
I'd greatly appreciate it if you guys and gals can offer any advice.
Thanks for reading.