updated 07:00 am EDT, Fri September 17, 2010
Display currently ships in 1-2 weeks
Apple's anticipated 27-inch Cinema Display first announced in July, is now shipping. According to Apple's online store, the display will reach buyers within 1-2 weeks. The 16:9 LED backlit, widescreen display revolves around a 2560x1440 resolution with in-plane switching (IPS) that produces better color accuracy and wider viewing angles
The design incorporates an iSight camera, microphone, 2.1 channel 49 watts speaker system, and USB hub that includes three powered USB 2.0 ports. Also included are three cables: Mini DisplayPort for input, a MagSafe connector to recharge MacBooks, and USB to connect both audio and the hub. The display also has strong green credentials and is mercury-free, arsenic-free and is also free of BFRs and PVCs. The glass and aluminum display are recyclable.
It costs $999 and includes free shipping when ordered through the Apple Store.