Apple on Friday evening added a reminder. “While Latest” on the worldwide iMac Pro product page and removes all upgrade options for the computer, leaving only the standard configuration available for purchase.
Since then, we’ve confirmed to Apple that once the supplies are depleted, the iMac Pro will no longer be available.Apple says the latest 27-inch iMac, released in August, is the preferred option for iMac users. Most professionals and say customers who want more performance and expandability can choose a Mac Pro.
The latest 27-inch iMac features a 5K display with True Tone and Nano Surface Glass options, up to 10 10th-generation Intel Core i9 processors, up to 128GB of RAM, up to 8TB of memory, up to AMD Radeon Pro 5700 XT graphics, optional. 10 Gigabit Ethernet, higher resolution 1080p camera, enhanced speakers and microphones, and more.
While the 27-inch Intel-based iMac is Apple’s hint at the moment, rumors suggest a redesigned iMac with Apple’s next-generation silicon chip and a Pro Display XDR-inspired design. Apple’s high-end will be released later this year. Customers may want to exercise some patience. It’s not clear if Apple’s silicon version of the iMac Pro will be released, but it seems unlikely at this point.
The iMac Pro, released in December 2017, hasn’t received much of a hardware refresh over its lifetime.