27" iMac 2020: Good Time to Buy a Mac?

Unboxing the new 27 inch 2020 iMac, first impressions and testing the Nano Texture
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50 Comments

  1. gmenclik on December 31, 2020 at 10:23 pm

    imho the nanoscreen only makes sense if you’re sitting near a big window or something else with bright light shining on your screen. The downside of the nanoscreen is, that it degrades the sharpness of the display, so when you need to have perfectly sharp pictures don’t take the nanoglass

  2. Saša Bogdanov on December 31, 2020 at 10:23 pm

    I’m sorry to ask this but why these Apple computers look like they’re dated 1993? Apple designers dead? 😜

  3. En G2 on December 31, 2020 at 10:24 pm

    First time asking this, since I don’t have this fancy stuff, but does this iMac is a nice combo with the new Mac mini? Since the new Mac mini will be using the M1 chip, the Apple Silicon.

  4. Sasha Gift on December 31, 2020 at 10:24 pm

    The difference in camera quality of the iMac 27 inch 😲😲😲

  5. Gold Eddie on December 31, 2020 at 10:25 pm

    There it is again. The feeling of something that is standard in future. Look at that screen. So beautiful.

  6. Peter Agostini jdcap26 tips an repairs and hobbies on December 31, 2020 at 10:25 pm

    Wanted to see boot time and how many programs that can at once?

  7. Thomas Parison on December 31, 2020 at 10:26 pm

    late 2013 inch imac 0:04

  8. darkbrian on December 31, 2020 at 10:27 pm

    this part 10:32

  9. Pixie Studio on December 31, 2020 at 10:27 pm

    thank you because guide me to bought the new imac 27

  10. Saleem Jutt on December 31, 2020 at 10:28 pm

    Anyone still watch this video?

  11. Bonaventura Gyanendra Wahyuantoro on December 31, 2020 at 10:32 pm

    Keep up the spirits!

  12. You know me... on December 31, 2020 at 10:33 pm

    1080p cam is ok. But still, your studio cam, the Canon is much much better. Apple doesn’t show us how many fps for 1080p cam. As I see you, it’s not very high.

  13. Lynn B. on December 31, 2020 at 10:34 pm

    WOW…I gotta have that new screen!

  14. Vanessa Leon on December 31, 2020 at 10:38 pm

    I love how you had another actual iMac next to it so we can visually see the comparisons, much appreciated. Thank you.

  15. PlayerX on December 31, 2020 at 10:38 pm

    Honestly I plan to wait for the new Apple Silicon iMac. If they replace the 21.5" with a good 24" iMac with their own CPU, it could be a good second computer to me. i play games with my own windows 10 gaming rig as well, so yeah. just waiting to see what happens.

  16. Yozy on December 31, 2020 at 10:39 pm

    Great Job

  17. SATSifaction on December 31, 2020 at 10:39 pm

    Am i the only one at the edge of my seat hoping his iMac doesn’t fall off the table…so close to the edge.

  18. s h a d ø w b a n n e d on December 31, 2020 at 10:41 pm

    A 2020 27" iMac and a base MacBook Pro.

  19. pete43fs21 adn on December 31, 2020 at 10:44 pm

    125 GB hard drive, 8 GB ram on new iMac. Is Tim Cook dreaming about high school reunion? Hello! We are not in the 90s.

  20. Antoniocc on December 31, 2020 at 10:48 pm

    the progress bar sticking out under the apple looks like a horrible appendicitis puncture unfit for a graphic designer.

  21. Jason Now What on December 31, 2020 at 10:50 pm

    How low is that ceiling? Or are you 6’9”?

  22. iamthewheel on December 31, 2020 at 10:50 pm

    Nice subway tile back splash!

  23. THE SINISTER GAMER on December 31, 2020 at 10:50 pm

    Who can afford this stuff lol I’d much rather paint my pc case and install a mac os theme on it and slap a apple sticker on it haha hackintosh

  24. Adeshplayzyt on December 31, 2020 at 10:53 pm

    How much is this

  25. Luis Francisco Orozco Arias on December 31, 2020 at 10:53 pm

    Just trash talking

  26. Michelle Larson on December 31, 2020 at 10:54 pm

    Getting mine tomorrow, Dec. 8. 27" 10Gen 8G DDR4 with 1TB. I have a 2015 27", but after the Big Sur update, it seems to be running a little janky. I get paranoid about things like this, so I bought, what will hopefully be, the Last "Intel" desktop from Apple. Thanks for the overview. PEACE.

  27. Keith Peters on December 31, 2020 at 10:55 pm

    What do you use and iMac for… just internet racing? Or do you actually do work on it?

  28. Frango-X on December 31, 2020 at 10:56 pm

    Great review! Purchased my IMac 2020 27 inch this evening! You answered all my questions!

  29. Big Tony on December 31, 2020 at 10:57 pm

    Does this support iTunes libraries .? ..I have a 2013 ..21 inch iMac that’s on it’s last legs and want to upgrade to the 27 inch and was hoping i can still use my iTunes library as i have 7 years of music to export ,, I read somewhere that the new macs don’t have it ..
    Thanks
    Tony

  30. Starboy27 Myrie on December 31, 2020 at 10:59 pm

    Can I have the old imac😅😅😅

  31. TWYLA on December 31, 2020 at 10:59 pm

    Thank you

  32. Murat Isik on December 31, 2020 at 10:59 pm

    Would be interesting if you also interviewed writers (novelists, scriptwriters, journalists). 
    I mean, they are creators too! And that is often forgotten. How do they work on their Macs and do they, for example use Scrivener or Word on Office? And what is their favourite Mac(Book) and why? And laptop or desktop? All interesting questions.

  33. Ernoburger on December 31, 2020 at 11:00 pm

    Question: Most videos on youtube are still 1080p (especially if you use Safari). How does 1080p footage look on a 5K screen? I also still have a 1080p camera. Will the 1080p footage I shoot look blurry on a 5k monitor like this? Thanks.

  34. Jean-Claude de Shable on December 31, 2020 at 11:01 pm

    Apple iMac simply ROCKs … The thing is that I will keep my 2016 iMac 27" and yes, most probably buy another iMac 27" rather soon as once the Apple processors come in play on iMac’s most probably you will not be able to upgrade your ram via 3rd party products as is the case at the moment.

  35. Vikram Antin on December 31, 2020 at 11:02 pm

    I just bought one with the mid level base model. No upgrades at all. Now, I’m not a power user by any means and sometimes use lightroom to spruce up my photos. Other than that it is mostly browsing and watching videos. I am not sure I would need too many upgrades as I already have 512GB storage and 8GB Ram with the 5300 video driver. Please advise if I need to upgrade to future proof it if I start doing some small time video editing. I’m receiving it on 11/19 and I can return it and order the upgrade if you guys think I’m missing out on some critical upgrades. I still don’t get what the 10Gigabit network thing does, so there is that.
    ps: I did buy some accessories to go along with it. A samsung touch id T7 – 1GB external ssd, a rain design base for iMac 27 and a caddy called backpack by Twelve South…. I plan to upgrade RAM at a future time if I find this setup inadequate.

  36. France Toronto on December 31, 2020 at 11:04 pm

    I’m still running my 2013 imac 27 inch. I use it everyday for LR, PS, and FCPX. The fusion drive finally failed, so now I’m using an external SSD to boot it up.

  37. Scarlat Dorian on December 31, 2020 at 11:05 pm

    the imac its same, but the diference of imac 2020 is memory GPU etc.

  38. Teri Weronko on December 31, 2020 at 11:06 pm

    Do you think 1 TB is the minimum ssd one should get in this imac ( i am a hobby photographer with a 2 TB library… thanks, love your videos!

  39. F G on December 31, 2020 at 11:07 pm

    Apple has a lot of these Imac’s in stock and need to sell them before the new imac’s come out

  40. Amit Suden on December 31, 2020 at 11:09 pm

    You are TOOOOO Good – SOOO IMPRESSIVE – Outstanding

  41. H W on December 31, 2020 at 11:11 pm

    Oh I love your kitchen.

  42. Christos Lytras on December 31, 2020 at 11:11 pm

    My 27 inch LG monitor costs 250 EUROS and it has mat surface. Apple design I guess… $€$€$

  43. Ike Eichenberg on December 31, 2020 at 11:12 pm

    "My late 2013 inch iMac"

    Damn that’s a big computer

  44. Dre Lawson Jr on December 31, 2020 at 11:17 pm

    Great video thank you!

  45. Nestoons on December 31, 2020 at 11:17 pm

    I have a late 2013 Mac and it’s slow AF

  46. Dina's 1st Album Nasyan on December 31, 2020 at 11:19 pm

    I’m buying that on nov 27 Black Friday cause it will be cheaper

  47. Kyle K. on December 31, 2020 at 11:20 pm

    Thank you for being so calm and informative. I’m going to buy the new iMac on saturday and Linus’ overdramatization of "dead on arrival" was a bit too much and made me very anxious of even buying at all. It’s true that it will last for years to come and apple might update the desktops late so if I need it now then I should buy it

  48. Space Wiz on December 31, 2020 at 11:21 pm

    For the price id sure like for it to last. Are macs worth it for a 8 year or more ownership?

  49. max factor on December 31, 2020 at 11:21 pm

    how someone can but a Computer with 1.5-inch bezel screen in 2020 ? Must be idiot I bet

  50. Vijay Chitte on December 31, 2020 at 11:22 pm

    I already brought on 7th of October 2020 … but, I am completely happy with speed . But, when you data access external hard drive it has huge lag for performance… rest all is great …

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