17-inch Apple iMac - Late 2006*
2.0GHz or 2.16GHz Core 2 Duo
Model ID: iMac5,1 View how to find model ID

Processor / Memory

  • 2.0GHz Dual-core Intel Core Duo
    • 4MB on-chip shared L2 cache
  • 2.16GHz Dual-core Intel Core Duo
    • 4MB on-chip shared L2 cache
  • Base RAM: 1GB (two 512MB SO-DIMMs)
  • 667MHz DDR2 SO-DIMM PC5300 memory
  • Two memory slots
OWC Memory Upgrades: Add up to 4GB of memory. OWC certified for up to4GB of memory.
OWC Memory Note:
Although limited to physically utilizing a maximum of 3GB, there is a performance benefit due to 128 Bit addressing when 4GB (2GB x 2 Matched set) is installed.

Internal Drives

  • SATA Revision 1.0 (1.5Gb/s) Hard Drive Bus
  • One 3.5-inch Hard Drive Bay
    • 160GB, 250GB, or 500GB 7200RPM SATA Drive
  • Ultra ATA/100 Optical Drive Bus
  • Slot-loading 8x SuperDrive (DVD±R DL/DVD±RW/CD-RW)
    Maximum write: 8x DVD-R, DVD+R; 2.4x DVD-R DL (double layer), DVD+R DL (double layer), DVD-RW, DVD+RW; 24x CD-R; 16x CD-RW
    Maximum read: 8x DVD-R, DVD+R, DVD-ROM; DVD-ROM (double layer DVD-9), DVD-R DL (double layer), DVD+R DL (double layer), DVD-RW, DVD+RW; 24x CD
Hard drive upgrade: Add up to 6.0TB of storage*


  • Headphone port
  • Three USB 2.0 ports
  • Two FireWire 400 ports; 8 watts
  • One Mini-DVI port
    • Mini-DVI output with support for DVI, VGA, Composite and S-video (adapters sold separately)
  • 10/100/1000BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45 connector)


  • Line voltage: 100-240V AC
  • Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz, single phase
  • Maximum continuous power: 180W
  • Operating temperature: 50° to 95° F (10° to 35° C)
  • Relative humidity: 5% to 95% noncondensing
  • Maximum operating altitude: 10,000 feet


  • 10/100/1000BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45 connector)
  • 802.11g Wi-Fi wireless networking IEEE 802.11a/b compatible
  • Bluetooth 2.0 + Enhanced Data Rate (EDR) wireless technology


  • Built-in stereo speakers
  • Internal 12-watt high-efficiency amplifiers
  • Headphone/optical digital audio output (minijack)
  • Audio line in/optical digital audio input (minijack)
  • Built-in microphone

Display / Monitor Capability

  • Built-in 17-inch (viewable) LED-backlit glossy widescreen TFT active-matrix liquid crystal display
  • Resolution: 1440 by 900 pixels
  • 16:10 aspect ratio
  • Millions of colors at all resolutions
  • Typical viewing angle: 140° horizontal; 120° vertical
  • Typical brightness: 250 cd/m²
  • Can be attached to a wall mount, articulating arm, or other VESA-compliant mounting solution using the NewerTech NuMount VESA Adapter for iMac

Graphics / Video

  • ATI Radeon X1600 graphics processor with 128MB of DDR3 memory
  • Built-in iSight camera
  • Support for external display in extended desktop mode: Digital resolutions up to 1920 by 1200 pixels, Analog resolutions up to 2048 by 1536 pixels
  • Support for external display in video mirroring mode

Keyboard / Mouse

  • Apple Keyboard
  • Apple Mighty Mouse

Dimensions / Weight

Height: 16.9" (43.0cm)
Width: 16.8" (42.6cm)
Depth: 6.8" (17.3cm)
Weight: 15.5lb. (7.0 kg)