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Total: 157

Processor
3.06C2D: 40
2.66i5: 36
2.8i7: 78

 

Screen Size
21.5": 21
27": 136

 

Hard Drive Size
500GB": 11
1TB": 142
2TB": 4

Batch (Week Built)

09-39: 1
09-40: 2
09-41: 1
09-43: 1
09-45: 1
09-46: 8
09-47: 6
09-48: 14
09-49: 9
09-50: 23
09-51: 11
09-52: 7
09-53: 5
10-01: 12
10-02: 3
10-03: 6
10-04: 7
10-05: 6
10-06: 2
10-07: 2
10-08: 3
10-09: 6
10-10: 2
10-11: 4
10-12: 1
10-14: 2
10-15: 1
10-16: 1
10-17: 1
10-18: 1
10-19: 1
10-24: 3
10-25: 1
10-28: 1
10-31: 1
10-35: 1

Courier
Fedex: 30
UPS: 35
DHL: 39
TNT: 2
Store: 51

Country
Australia: 17
Austria: 2
Belgium: 4
Brazil: 1
Canada: 14
Denmark: 3
Finland: 4
France: 6
Germany: 22
Hong Kong: 2
Italy: 4
Korea: 1
Mexico: 1
Netherlands: 4
Norway: 1
Singapore: 1
Spain: 3
Swedan: 2
Switzerland: 4
Taiwan: 1
Thailand: 1
UK: 16
USA: 43

Source Specs Comments
fruscinatemaniac 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB I found a total of 19 dead + stuck pixels in the isight camera making it really unusable,
MacMan 71 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB stuck pixel on screen 9 dead pixels on isight
Nighthawk00 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB I have the flickering problem and I have had only one "black screen" so far. I also have 8 dead pixels on my iSight camera.
Slicecom 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB The iSight in my 27" i5 has 28 dead pixels. Needless to say, it's going back to the Apple store.
Woaha 21.5" 3.33 Core2Duo 1TB Replacement iMac that still has the brightness related screen noise + dead pixel. Finally got a refund, even though it was a BTO configuration. + 1 Dead pixel
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB 3 dead pixel
rkbaker48 27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB Dead pixels
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB black screen and something ive never seen before on a mac. it looks like a bar code across the center of the screen and the dock
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB This is my second imac in 2 days. The first had flickering and blackout issues.
21.5" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Dead Pixels
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB 2 dead pixels
Jose I. Lopez 21.5" 3.06 Core2Duo 500GB I bought a 21.5" iMac in my country (Uruguay) through an Apple reseller. It came with 7 faulty pixels (4 black and 3 "blurred"). I asked the reseller if they have the 14-days return policy from Apple, but they told me they don't.
Richneerd 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB I just shipped my iMac 27" i7 back to apple because of dead pixels. If my 2nd one has it, I'm going to ask for a refund and probably buy one at the local store or just give up and buy the Dell 3008WFP 30" for my PC. ;(
rozzzzy 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB After weeks of waiting on shipping, received iMac (i7 - BTO) yesterday. Fired it up today and was immediately drawn to a single (1) dead pixel near the middle of the screen. I phoned Applecare and due to being under the 14 days since purchase, was able... Read More
martyjfriedel 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB I've just packed up my second 27" i7 to be returned. The first had a bright red pixel where the main work areas for Dreamweaver/Photoshop are, and the second had a cluster of 6 dead and stuck pixels (some of each), as well as fluff and smudges BEHIND the... Read More
mooseracer 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB I just wanted to add my experience. I bought a new iMac 27in from the local Apple Store. It had a dead pixel in the middle left of the screen. It bothered me to the point that I did some googling and found a lot of other instances of dead pixels. I took... Read More
21.5" 3.06 Core2Duo 500GB About 5 or 6 in one place. Apple refuse to do anything about itů at all!
27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB 4 dead pixels and two blurry ones
Chris Miles 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB About 10 dead pixels in iSight Camera
martyjfriedel 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB The serial number above is for the replacement model - the original serial number is gone. The replacement - W8948 - is in its box waiting to be sent back and a refund issued. Both displayed dead or stuck pixels. The second also included fluff and marks... Read More
Speedeagle 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Dead Pixels 2 inch to the left from center
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB 2nd iMac, the first one was returned cause flickering problem.
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB 2 dead pixels only noticed them on an all white screen
21.5" 3.06 Core2Duo 500GB 2 dead pixels
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB 8 dead pixels in iSight.
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Noisy fans, 3 dead iSight pixels, 1 dead display pixel
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Everything is perfect minus one dead pixel.
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB 1 dead pixel on the left side. going to return the imac :/
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB 2 dead pixels - upper left corner about 2 inches from top, 1 inch from side and 1 inch apart. Considering returning but concerned I'll get a replacement with other issues or dead pixels in the centre of the screen. None so far
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB 1 Dead Pixel; Otherwise, good condition
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Can't believe it! My REPLACEMENT i7 also has flickering and black out issues and just like my previous iMac also a stuck pixel. What is going on with the QC at Apple?? They are also being fairly evasive replacing it again so I'm considering asking for a... Read More
27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB One dead pixel - about 4" from centre at 2 O'Clock
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB This IMAC had some dead pixels and the foam on the inside was damaged, and the keyboard was bent, serious wave like keyboard. Bent keyboard
Stargolem 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB The yellow tinge is minimal but still visible from top left to bottom right...
27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB Apple sent a technician out to replace the iSight Cam. Now it only has 4 stuck pixels. Not a big deal for me. !! stuck pixels in the isight Cam, not the LCD screen.
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Screen flickers and blacks out for a second every 10-15 seconds
27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB miffed! this is my 2nd one, gonna return and sit it out :-(
27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB a couple of dead pixels, very tough to find them. behavior seems the same so far after f/w upgrade on 12/26
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Only one dead pixel on screen and one dead pixel on iSight camera. Hard drive makes a grumbling sound intermittently (can be trigged when simply typing or scrolling a webpage) darkened faint horizontal bar stretching entire width of screen about 1" from... Read More
27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB 1or 2 dead pixels an inch from left in middle of screen. Took to Apple Store after about a minute of them trying to tell me that 1 pixel out of 2560x1440 is OK I firmly told them that at close to $3000 it's NOT OK and that I paid for every single pixel. ... Read More
21.5" 3.33 Core2Duo 1TB this is the 2nd ; previous had only one dead pixel