New Sandy Bridge processors deliver speed; Thunderbolt port offers promise. Remember the old ad campaign for Miller Lite? “Tastes great, less filling.”
The latest update to Apple’s iMac line, which rolled out in May, in a way reminds me of that. Apple left unchanged the minimalist aluminum-and-glass design while switching to Intel’s Sandy Bridge processors, AMD graphics chips and adding the new Thunderbolt port for high-speed connections with peripherals.