With the new 2021 iMac, Apple is back to its fun, retro best

Apple announced a lot of new products at this week's Spring Loaded event, but the one that really got people talking was the brand new iMac. Redesigned for the first time since 2012, the new all-in-one offers a refreshing burst of colour after years of silvery-grey. But as many have spotted, the new look is also a nod to the iMac's past.

Available in seven hues, the new iMac is the most colourful Mac since, well, the iMac. Specifically 1998's iMac G3, which famously came in five very bright colours. Yep, it seems the new iMac is very much a throwback to one of the most popular Apple computers of all time. Looks like our best computers for graphic design list is about to get brighter.

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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.