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How to identify iMac models

Use the information below to help determine which iMac model you have.

By serial number

On most computers with Mac OS X, you can find the serial number in the About This Mac window. Otherwise, see iMac: How to locate the serial number to learn where to find the serial number on the surface of your iMac.

Type the serial number into the Check Your Service and Support Coverage page. The resulting screen will show your model.

Mac Mini


By marketing number on the box

You'll find a sticker on the outside of the original iMac packaging that lists the part number. Just match your number with one in the table below to find your iMac model. The two characters before the slash (/) vary by country, but the rest of the part number will be the same worldwide ("XX" represents the two variable characters below).

iMac (21.5-inch, Late 2013)  iMac14,1 ME086XX/A
iMac (21.5-inch, Late 2013)  iMac14,1 ME087XX/A
iMac (27-inch, Late 2013)  iMac14,2 ME088XX/A
iMac (27-inch, Late 2013)  iMac14,2 ME089XX/A
iMac (21.5-inch, Late 2012)  iMac13,1 MD093XX/A
iMac (21.5-inch, Late 2012)  iMac13,1 MD094XX/A
iMac (27-inch, Late 2012)  iMac13,2 MD095XX/A
iMac (27-inch, Late 2012)  iMac13,2 MD096XX/A
iMac (21.5-inch, Mid 2011)  iMac12,1 MC309XX/A
iMac (21.5-inch, Mid 2011)  iMac12,1 MC812XX/A
iMac (27-inch, Mid 2011)  iMac12,2 MC813XX/A
iMac (27-inch, Mid 2011)  iMac12,2 MC814XX/A
iMac (21.5-inch, Mid 2010)  iMac11,2 MC508XX/A
iMac (21.5-inch, Mid 2010)  iMac11,2 MC509XX/A
iMac (27-inch, Mid 2010)  iMac11,3 MC510XX/A
iMac (27-inch, Mid 2010)  iMac11,3 MC511XX/A
iMac (21.5-inch, Late 2009) iMac10,1 MB950XX/A
iMac (21.5-inch, Late 2009) iMac10,1 MC413XX/A
iMac (27-inch, Late 2009) iMac10,1 MB952XX/A
iMac (27-inch, Late 2009) iMac11,1 MB953XX/A
  iMac (20-inch, Early 2009) iMac9,1 MB417XX/A
iMac (20-inch, Early 2009) iMac9,1 MC019XX/A
iMac (24-inch, Early 2009) iMac9,1 MB418XX/A
iMac (24-inch, Early 2009) iMac9,1 MB419XX/A
iMac (24-inch, Early 2009) iMac9,1 MB420XX/A
iMac (24-inch, Early 2009) iMac9,1 MC020XX/A
iMac (24-inch, Early 2009) iMac9,1 MC021XX/A
iMac (24-inch, Early 2009) iMac9,1 MC022XX/A
iMac (20-inch, Early 2008)  iMac8,1 MB323XX/A
iMac (20-inch, Early 2008)  iMac8,1 MB324XX/A
iMac (24-inch, Early 2008)  iMac8,1 MB325XX/A
iMac (20-inch, Early 2008)  iMac8,1 MB388XX/A
iMac (20-inch, Early 2008)  iMac8,1 MB391XX/A
iMac (24-inch, Early 2008)  iMac8,1 MB393XX/A
iMac (24-inch, Early 2008)  iMac8,1 MB398XX/A
  iMac (20-inch, Mid 2007) iMac7,1 MA876XX/A
iMac (20-inch, Mid 2007) iMac7,1 MA877XX/A
iMac (24-inch, Mid 2007) iMac7,1 MA878XX/A
iMac (20-inch, Mid 2007) iMac7,1 MB199XX/A
iMac (20-inch, Mid 2007) iMac7,1 MB200XX/A
iMac (24-inch, Mid 2007) iMac7,1 MB201XX/A
iMac (24-inch, Mid 2007) iMac7,1 MB322XX/A
iMac (24-inch Mid 2007) iMac7,1 MA878XX/A
iMac (20-inch Mid 2007) iMac7,1 MA877XX/A
iMac (20-inch Mid 2007) iMac7,1 MA876XX/A
iMac (24-inch)   MA456xx/A
  iMac (20-inch Late 2006) iMac5,1 MA589xx/A
iMac (17-inch Late 2006) iMac5,1 MA590xx/A
iMac (17-inch Late 2006 CD) iMac5,2 MA710xx/A
17-inch iMac (Mid 2006), 1.83 GHz Intel Core Duo iMac4,2 MA406xx/A
20-inch iMac (Early 2006), 2.0 GHz Intel Core Duo iMac4,1 MA200xx/A
17-inch iMac (Early 2006), 1.83 GHz Intel Core Duo iMac4,1 MA199xx/A
20-inch iMac G5 (iSight), 2.1 GHz   MA064xx/A
17-inch iMac G5 (iSight), 1.9 GHz   MA063xx/A
17-inch iMac G5 (Ambient Light Sensor), 1.8 GHz   M9843xx/A
17-inch iMac G5 (Ambient Light Sensor), 2.0 GHz   M9844xx/A
20-inch iMac G5 (Ambient Light Sensor), 2.0 GHz   M9845xx/A
17-inch iMac G5, 1.6 GHz   M9248xx/A
M9363xx/A
17-inch iMac G5, 1.8 GHz   M9249xx/A
M9823xx/A
20-inch iMac G5, 1.8 GHz   M9250xx/A
M9824xx/A

 

Additional Information

For a visual guide to identifying iMac models before mid 2007, see How to identify your iMac.

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