Query failed: connection to localhost:9312 failed (errno=111, msg=Connection refused). iMac 2.44 vs 2.66? - Current Mac Hardware Discussions on AppleInsider Forums Toggle navigation All Forums Recent Posts Sign In iMac 2.44 vs 2.66? ncee Posted: April 26, 2009 8:56AM in Current Mac Hardware edited January 2014 The 2.44 iMac's can be had for around $995.00 and the 2.66 is around $1199.00 - is there a big enough difference to warrant the extra $200.00?I'll be using this in a small office, running mostly word applications, and surfing the web.Skip Comments Reply 1 of 1 bergermeister Posts: 6,784member April 26, 2009 10:02AM The difference in CPU is pretty minor unless you are playing with video and games and such on a regular basis. For normal office work the lower model will be fine, and will handle the occasional video you might want to make with ease.Save the money and get an iPod! Sign In or Register to comment.