The New Mac Mini: Features and Specifications – The new Mac Mini is a jewel in computer engineering, and with a size of just 19.7 inches of width and 3.6 in height, they are superior to any enormous desktop that we place on our desk.
Processor of the New Mac Mini
For this new gadget of the apple company, the department responsible for its construction has integrated the same Intel Core i5 to 2.3GHz or 2.5GHz and Intel Core i7 to 2.7GHz. Perhaps it not a surprise anymore that we see this type of processors, but if we take into account they are integrated into a device so small, we should take them more into consideration.
Memory of the New Mac Mini
As for RAM, the base model comes with 2GB of memory, but can be expanded up to 8GB per the consumer taste in all its versions. Among the graphics cards we can choose between Intel HD Graphics or AMD HD Radeon. The simplest version offers a 500GB hard drive at 5,400 rpm, but can be increased to one of 7,200 rpm. You can also select a solid state drive of 256GB.
Price of the New Mac Mini
599 dollars is the price of the basic version (Intel Core i5 2.3GHz, 2GB RAM, 500GB hard drive) and 799 dollars is the cost of the model with a 2.5GHz Intel Core i5, 4GB of RAM and hard drive 500GB. You can also customize a few details and preferences up for a little more money.
Operating System of the New Mac Mini
The new Mac Mini comes with the new operating system OSX Lion integrated.
Additional Features of the New Mac Mini
Another feature is the Thunderbolt port with transfer rates of up to 10Gbps. Among its other connections it allows us to connect 6 devices, including 4 USB 2.0.
Without doubt a great achievement by Apple engineers.