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Apple Mac Mini Intel Core i5 2.3Ghz DDR3 – Mid- 2011 RAM Upgrades Cheap

Apple Mac Mini Intel Core i5 2.3Ghz DDR3 – Mid- 2011

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The Apple Mac mini Intel Core i5 2.3 GHZ was a slightly less powerful version of the Mac Mini introduced in mid-2011. The Mac Mini was the first Mac desktop for the consumer market. Conceived as an entry level model to the Apple product line, like its sibling unit the Mac Mini 2.6 GHz i5, it  has no display, keyboard or mouse and no built-in optical drive. Apple promoted this as “Bring Your Own Display, Keyboard and Mouse…” to justify the lower cost.  By eliminating the optical drive in all Mac Minis since the first they were able to reduce their initial MSRP down one hundred dollars from its predecessor.

The Apple Mac mini Intel Core i5 2.3 included the server version as part of the Mac OS, as have all Mac minis since the first revision of the model in mid 2010.

The Apple Mac mini Intel Core i5 2.3 GHz features the aluminum unibody design that replaced the original chassis which featured a polycarbonate top and bottom panels on the aluminum case. The unit measures 7.7 inches (19.7 cm) square and 1.4 inches (3.6 cm) tall. It weighs 2.7 pounds (1.22 kg). The processor that shipped with the computer was a 2.3GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 with 3MB on-chip shared L3 cache

Apple Mac Mini Intel Core i5 features:

• 500GB (5400-rpm) hard drive configurable to 256GB solid-state drive or 256GB solid-state drive and 750GB (7200-rpm) hard drive

• AMD Radon HD 6630M graphics processor with 256MB of GDDR5 memory

• Support for dual display and video mirroring

• Thunderbolt port with support for up to 2560-by-1600 resolution

• HDMI port with support for up to 1920-by-1200 resolution

• DVI output using HDMI to DVI Adapter (included)

• Support for dual display and video mirroring

• Audio line in maniac (digital/analog)

• Audio line out/headphone maniac (digital/analog)

• HDMI port supports multichannel audio output

• Support for Apple phone headset with microphone

• Built-in speaker

• Thunderbolt port (up to 10 Gaps)

• FireWire 800 port (up to 800 Mbps)

• Four USB 2.0 ports (up to 480 Mbps)

• SDXC card slot

• Gigabit Ethernet port

• Audio in/out

• 802.11n Wi-Fi wireless networking; IEEE 802.11a/b/g compatible

• 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet (RJ-45 connector)

• Mac OS X Lion including :Mail, Address Book, iCal, the Mac App Store, iTunes, Safari, Time Machine, Face Time, Photo Booth, Mission Control, Launch pad, Airdrop, Resume, Auto Save, Versions, Quick Look, Spotlight, QuickTime the life suite of photo, movie and Garage band.

Continuing Apple’s commitment to Green technology and recyclability of its product line, the Apple Mac Min 2.3 GHZ featured a recyclable aluminum enclosure, met ENERGY STAR 5.2 requirements and Rated EPEAT Gold




• Standard RAM as shipped: 2 GB

• Maximum Memory Allowed: 8  GB

• Memory Required: DDR3 PC3-10600, DDR3 (non-ECC)

• Number of memory slots available: 2

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