Excerpt: Certainly the most decorative of the home systems reviewed, the translucent-indigo Apple iMac has a stunning design and a simpler-than-simple setup. The iMac empowers first-time users to get on the Internet in almost as little time as it takes to open the box. Inside the iMac carton, there are few pieces to fuss with: the main unit, the keyboard, the mouse, and three cables (power, keyboard, and mouse).
Excerpt: The stylish Apple iMac, with its shiny white enamel-like exterior and gorgeous wide-screen, 17-inch LCD, isn't just about good looks. Under all that fancy design beats the heart of a true computer. In general, Apple systems are highly regarded by many in the creative arts; the Apple iMac, however, can satisfy traditional and creative academics alike.