Twelve South Launches New 'BackPack' Shelf for 24-Inch iMac

Twelve South today debuted a new version of its BackPack accessory, this one designed to fit the 24-inch M1 iMac. The BackPack for 24-inch iMac is available to order on Twelve South today for $44.99, and it only comes in a white color option.

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You can install the BackPack in two steps, using an included two-piece holster that snaps into the oval opening on the back of the ‌iMac‌ stand. The BackPack itself slides onto the holster and provides a few inches of storage space.

imac back with BackPack
With the BackPack, which is made out of aluminum and is vented, you can store external hard drives, USB-C hubs, collectibles, artwork, and more. The accessory comes with a Sport Loop-like "BackBack Strap" that allows you to strap gear to the top and bottom of the shelf.

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Twelve South also still sells the original BackPack for older ‌iMac‌ models, priced at $34.99. This version has a similar design to the new ‌M1‌ version, offering an aluminum metal shelf to store hard drives and other accessories.

The BackPack for 24-inch iMac can be purchased for $44.99 on Twelve South.

Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Twelve South. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running.

Top Rated Comments

tmoerel Avatar
11 months ago
Oh wow. USD45 for something that can be designed in minutes and then 3d printed for less than USD1. And I can make it bespoke to whatever I need. WHAT A RIPOFF!
Score: 22 Votes (Like | Disagree)
n-evo Avatar
11 months ago
$45. They lost their minds at Twelve South.
Score: 15 Votes (Like | Disagree)
HobeSoundDarryl Avatar
11 months ago
Do these somebodies with 3D printers that can be borrowed have 3D printers than can print aluminum?
Score: 14 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Sharewaredemon Avatar
11 months ago

Oh wow. USD45 for something that can be designed in minutes and then 3d printed for less than USD1. And I can make it bespoke to whatever I need. WHAT A RIPOFF!
Do it up, let's see it.
Score: 12 Votes (Like | Disagree)
HobeSoundDarryl Avatar
11 months ago
I have the original and it is surprisingly useful to have a solid shelf back there.
Score: 10 Votes (Like | Disagree)
giggles Avatar
11 months ago
I like the product but that last marketing pic with the cable mess and the hub is scary hideous. It looks like the “Before” of a “Before vs After”. Imagine creating it deliberately as a press pic.
Score: 9 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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