Model A1419 / EMC 2806 / Late 2014 or Mid 2015. 3.3 or 3.5 GHz Core i5 or 4.0 GHz Core i7 (ID iMac15,1); EMC 2834 late 2015 / 3.3 or 3.5 GHz Core i5 or 4.0 GHz Core i7 (iMac17,1) All with Retina 5K displays

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Can I remove the base iMac late 2016

Hi. Is it possible to remove the base to imac 27" in order to set a vesa mount. When i bought the Imac, i didn't want to buy it, but now, i would wanto to set vesa mount to put on the wall.. I've looking for how to remove it but i didn' find anything to late 2015

It is possible?

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Sadly Apple does not offer any means to alter the stand after purchase unlike their older model.

It's not a trivial task to swap out if you can get the needed parts (thats a big if). It will require complete disassembly of your system!

Review this IFIXIT guide to get an idea how far you have to go: iMac Intel 27" Retina 5K Display Logic Board Replacement. Be aware just getting the display off is a bear! And if you've never have done one its quite easy to damage which would be a very expensive opps!

Frankly, if you really want to go with a VESA mount look at some of the fixtures you can mount to the foot assembly like this one: NewerTech NuMount VESA Adapter for iMac.

If you really want the slimmer Apple mount you'll need to buy a new system and sell your old system. I wouldn't recommend modifying yours given the risks and the difficulty in getting all of the needed parts.

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