The death of Apple's 27-inch iMac is sad news for creatives

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It's been a fruitful few weeks for Apple fans, with the company unleashing a bunch of new M3-powered Mac devices. Among them is the M3 iMac, which takes the brilliantly retro design of the 2021 model and adds the super-charged new chip. But the it seems advent of one iMac is the death knell for another.

Fans have been hoping for a while that the company will release a larger iMac, replacing the 27-inch model that it discontinued last year. Particularly popular with creatives, this was the largest desktop computer Apple offered – but the company has confirmed to The Verge that it has no plans to release a 27-inch model with the updated design and chip.

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.