iMac is the ultimate desktop, but is not a cheap one and if you want to purchase an iMac and you don’t have a lot of cash to spend, maybe you should try a used iMac. A used computer means that it was used before by another person or by several persons, but beside the cosmetic flaws it works as well as a brand new computer.

One of the places where you should check out if you want to purchase cheap used iMac is PowerMax website. This website is an authorized Apple reseller which means that all the products they sell have to pass various tests and have to meet Apple requirements.

For example, on the website we found a used iMac G5 which comes with 1GB of RAM and 80 GB storage capacity.

The computer has a 17 – inch display and has OS 10.4.11 installed on it. A down side of this computer is the fact that it doesn’t come with a keyboard, but if you want to purchase it you will find a lot cheap keyboards on the market. This used iMac comes with a 90 day warranty, so if the computer doesn’t work the way you want to, you can return it and get your money back. The price for this iMac is only $419.00.

On the site mentioned above we found a used 20 – inch Aluminum iMac whit Intel Core 2 Duo processor at 2.0 GHz. The computer comes with mouse and keyboard and the Bluetooth and Airport Extreme are already installed. The storage capacity for this desktop is 320 GB and is has 1024 MB of RAM. This is one of the most const effective computer you can purchase, because it is a reliable and durable computer. The price for this iMac is $999.00.

Mac of All Trades is another website where you will find cheap used iMac .All the iMac computers were tested and reconditioned before they were released on the market and they come with 30-day hardware warranty. On the website we found an iMac 20 – inch with 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor which comes with mouse and keyboard. The desktop comes with 3 USB 2.0 ports and 2 FireWire ports. The price for this iMac is $799.99.

Secondhand Mac is another website where you will find used and cheap iMac for sale.

For example, we found the 24 – inch iMac with 2.8 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo with only $1.299. The computer has a storage capacity of 500 GB and 4GB of RAM. This website works like eBay, because you don’t purchase from a retailer that gives you warranty for the product, you buy from an individual and you have to be careful, because won’t get a return policy. If you have one iMac that you want to sell, you can put your offer on this website.

Another website where you will find cheap used iMacs is eBay. You got many different configurations to choose from, but you should buy only for a person who has good recommendations.