2017 21.5-inch 4K iMac memory upgrade kit includes 32GB of RAM, tools to take it apart

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Repair advice and spare parts supplier iFixit is capitalizing on the discovery that the memory and processor inside the new 21.5-inch 4K iMac can be removed and replaced, by creating a RAM upgrade kit that can allow users to open up their iMac and boost the memory up to the maximum capacity.
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Pigs can fly: Apple’s 21.5-inch iMacs have upgradeable CPUs and RAM


I can’t believe what I’m about to write, but all of Apple’s new iMacs have upgradeable CPU and RAMs, as revealed by an iFixit teardown. Now let me set some expectations. No it’s not easy – the replaceable components are tucked behind the logic board and display. It will also void your warranty. But you can replace those parts if you want to (as well as the SSD, for that matter). You haven’t been able to replace the RAM in a 21.5-inch iMac since 2013. You haven’t been able to replace the CPU since 2012. To be clear, this isn’t the case for…

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Apple Deals: Save $145 to $245 on 27-inch iMac 5Ks & 21.5-inch iMac 4Ks with AppleCare

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Our exclusive deals keep rolling in: This week, save $ 145 to $ 190 on current-generation 27-inch iMac 5Ks (Late 2015) paired with AppleCare extended protection plans, or take $ 145 to $ 245 off 21.5-inch iMac 4Ks paired with AppleCare. Alteratively, pick up an iMac 5K by itself for $ 1,679 or an iMac 4K for $ 1,399 — all with free shipping and no sales tax outside NY and NJ.
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