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Total: 755

Processor
3.06C2D: 264
3.33C2D: 22
2.66i5: 156
2.8i7: 313

 

Screen Size
21.5": 18
27": 737

 

Hard Drive Size
500GB": 11
1TB": 666
2TB": 78

Batch (Week Built)

09-39: 6
09-40: 3
09-41: 5
09-42: 15
09-43: 40
09-44: 22
09-45: 63
09-46: 99
09-47: 109
09-48: 82
09-49: 57
09-50: 106
09-51: 37
09-52: 31
09-53: 25
10-01: 25
10-02: 6
10-03: 3
10-04: 3
10-06: 1
10-08: 2
10-13: 1
10-14: 2
10-16: 1
10-17: 1
10-18: 1
10-19: 2
10-23: 1
10-25: 1
10-28: 3
10-33: 1
10-42: 1

Courier
Fedex: 256
UPS: 168
DHL: 99
TNT: 2
Store: 230

Country
Australia: 36
Austria: 7
Belgium: 15
Brazil: 2
Bulgaria: 1
Canada: 45
Denmark: 10
Finland: 9
France: 28
Germany: 64
Greece: 1
Hong Kong: 3
Ireland: 4
Italy: 33
Japan: 2
Korea: 2
Luxembourg: 1
Mexico: 5
Netherlands: 25
New Zealand: 2
Norway: 15
Poland: 2
Portugal: 3
Singapore: 5
Spain: 22
Swedan: 12
Switzerland: 11
Taiwan: 4
Thailand: 1
UK: 77
USA: 308

Source Specs Comments
27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB Flickering is only minor. Maybe about 5 very quick flickers a day. I have used it almost all day, every day since delivery. I have not seen any flickers while using XP in Boot Camp.
Andrew Yeh 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Munually get to SLEEP status,and Monitor is shut down (and flickering) after wake it up.
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Cracked glass lower right
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB :-(
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB I have now returned two of the New 27" Imac's both with the same flickering and black screen problem ( back to the PC for me )
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB The iMac was perfect during the first two days of usage. Then randmly it started to flicker.
27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB Black Screen
27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB no problem in about 20 days, then... flickering display and black screen. One bad pixel dead pixels
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB ordered, shipped, arrived, flickering after 20mins . sh*t, i want my money back
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Only 2 flash and a 1 second blackout. After reinstalling Snow Leopard and upgraded, not problem yet. Yellow screen
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Occasional Screen tearing towards the bottom and the top sides of the screen
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Also have yellow screen (actually it’s more of a pink, yellow, blue gradient starting from lower right corner to upper left), noisy HD, 6 stuck/dead iSight pixels and either dust or dead pixel top middle of display.
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB one week old, today the first 4 flickerings. But (!) first day with true 64bit mode.
27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB Screen flickers randomly. Sometimes its good all day
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB happens after variable duration, flick and black screen for half a second yellow bottom screen issues
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB One more flickering screen and I posted this as a good mac a few days ago
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB 2009-12-01
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Problems from out of the box Noisy Fan
cliff.bell87@gmail.com 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Happened on day 3 during a Garageband session. When it first flickered it broke my heart. Eventually prompted a "you need to restart your machine. Press the power button." I'm having a PC experience with my first-time Mac :(. I read about it a thousand... Read More
Sogon 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Also noticed the airport kept dropping and the disc drive not reading
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB After 1-2 hours start flickering, after reboot it looks ok for the rest of the day
Ronald Schaik 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Display flickers sometimes, or even gets black for a very short while
guentzel@frontiernet.net 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB flickering display 2-3" band also going totally black for a second or two
27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB Periodic black outs for ~1 - 2 sec
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Returned to Apple Store for a new one which works perfectly Screen goes blackfor 1-2 seconds and then returns to normal
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Seagate HD Noisy Hard Drive
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB occasionally some flickering. Nothing serious but definitely annoying
27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB Didnīt check for the serial before I reboxed the imac. Screen turns black for 0,5 seconds now and then...
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Random black out, menu bar on top of the screen
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Display started flickering and having flashing lines within 1 hour after new machine was booted for first time. Dimming display seemed to help.
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB 4Gb RAM
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Purchased from Futureshop and returned 5 days later. Exchanged for a new identical system and returned for a refund on Dec 15th because of the same flickering screen problem. A 7 hour return drive both times for me. Very disappointing to later find out... Read More
FRENZIED 27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB Now the screen my BRAND-NEW 27", 2.8MHz, i7 iMac keeps turning off! It seems like it's going to sleep. The stupid thing won't stay on after I wake it up. After I restart it, then it'll stay on, but not after a sleep-wake-up. This aggravating to no end! A... Read More
gonzo321 27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB after 1-2 days it starts flickering, then some days nothing until it starts again Noisy superdrive
27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB screen starts flickering horribly and shutting off/on after about an hour of use
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Other than the flickering: the mac is awome! flickering seems to go away