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Slow iMac Repair in Adelaide

Considering the internal design, iMacs fall under three generations. Each has its own problems, which may need a Slow iMac Repair in Adelaide. The newer generation of the iMac is inevitably more complex and less repairable.

A failing Fusion drive often causes slowness in the most iMac build before 2019. These drives are mechanical drives with a small portion allocated as Flash Memory. This cache partition was a breakthrough technology until SSD became affordable and available.

These days there is no reason not to have an SSD. And not having one installed means – missing out on up to x10 times faster response on these iMacs. Especially with 2014 and earlier models where every bit of performance increase matters. 

Some of the Slow iMac Symptoms and their Causes

Fault:  Long gone are days when Macs would not get infected. These days browsers like Chrome, Firefox and most applications use the same codebase. Only at the build and deployment stage do they target Windows, Mac or ChromeOS platforms. 

This means writing programs to target cross platforms is much easier. As we all know, a virus is actually a program that has malicious intent.

As a result, once it infects the system – it diverts its resources for its own benefit. Hence slows down the system.

Fault: Spinning wheel and slow responding system. Everything takes Ages to open or respond.

Resolution: This is an indicator of the hard drive is about to completely fail soon.

  • In pre-2020 models, most iMac’s come which a fusion drive that fails. Replacing with an SSD provides performance close to a brand new iMac. 
  • Upgrading RAM when HDD is slow is not great investment as RAM upgrade cannot compensate for the failing hard drive speed.

Latest iMac Repair Reviews by our Customers

Virus Infection

Clean iMac
$ 200 in Average
  • Diagnosing the fault
  • Data Preserved
  • 90 days Warranty
  • Clean or Reset System

SSD Upgrade

iMac between 2013 and 2019
$ 600 from
  • Diagnosing the fault
  • Supply and Fit SSD
  • Fresh OS Install
  • 90 days Warranty

Data Backup

Backup data and transfer back into the system
$ 200 in Average
  • Diagnosing the fault
  • Software Backup
  • Data Backup
  • Email Backup

What is the Slow iMac Repair Process in Adelaide?


Right to Repair

We are upset! Taking repair information, schematics, boardviews, tools and parts away from users and repair centers means less Repair: only the very brave, very experienced, or very stupid will try to Repair an electronic device without a manual.

Lets acknowledge that less Repair means more disposable culture, more electronic waste to offshore landfills, more toxic mining and manufacturing, and fewer jobs in local Repair shops.

Why it is Important!Support Right To Repair

Often Asked Slow iMac Repair Questions

It all depends on what happened to it. But in general, if the repair cost is half or less of a price of a new one we highly encourage to get them repaired. 

That’s mainly because all electronics fail one way or another. It is predominantly caused by accidents such as faulty power outlets, a force of nature, constant usage, etc. The new iMac may follow the same fate as the old one, as people’s way of usage does not change easily.

Do you need Slow iMac Repair Service in Adelaide?

Suppose you have an iMac or MacBook causing troubles and need a Mac repair service in Adelaide. Give us a call, and we will advise on the best scenario to get your Mac repaired.

We at IT-Solve, specialize in computer and electronics repairs. We will do our best to repair your Mac quickly without involving high costs and long queues in repair shops.

Call us now on 0469317177 or drop us an inquiry via Text us via Whatsapp MessengerWhatsApp or Text us via Facebook MesengerMessenger – Our engineers will respond quickly to your question.

Some of our iMac Repair Cases we performed in Adelaide