1 Reply Latest reply on Nov 27, 2013 1:39 PM by Todd_Kopriva

    What iMac to purchase for After Effects animations


      Hello. I'm currently shopping for an iMac to do 4-7 minute animations in After Effects. They are relatively simple, and may include some video.


      That said, I need to know what iMac I should consider purchasing. Considering I won't be doing any overly complicated animation, which should I go with?


      Here are the choices I've narrowed it down to:


      Refurbished 27-inch iMac

      3.2GHz quad-core Intel Core i5


      8GB memory

      NVIDIA GeForce GTX 675MX with 1GB




      Refurbished 27-inch iMac

      3.4GHz quad-core Intel Core i7


      8GB memory

      NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680MX with 2GB




      27-inch: 3.4GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 with turbo boost up to 3.8GHz


      16GB memory

      NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M with 4GB




      Anyone have any thoughts? Thanks in advance for your advice!