2.5 GHz dual-core Mac mini

2.3GHz quad-core Mac mini

Size and Weight

  • Height: 3.6 cm (1.4 inches)
  • Width: 19.7 cm (7.7 inches)
  • Depth: 19.7 cm (7.7 inches)
  • Weight: 1.22 kg (2.7 pounds)1
  • Height: 3.6 cm (1.4 inches)
  • Width: 19.7 cm (7.7 inches)
  • Depth: 19.7 cm (7.7 inches)
  • Weight: 1.22 kg (2.7 pounds)1

Processor

2.5GHz

2.5GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 3.1GHz) with 3MB L3 cache

2.3GHz

2.3GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 (Turbo Boost up to 3.3GHz) with 6MB L3 cache

Storage

500GB

500GB (5400-rpm) hard drive2

1TB

1TB (5400-rpm) hard drive2

Graphics

Intel HD Graphics 4000

Memory

4GB (two 2GB) of 1600MHz DDR3 memory

Video Support

  • Thunderbolt digital video output
    • Native Mini DisplayPort output
    • DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter (sold separately)
    • VGA output using Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter (sold separately)
    • Dual-link DVI output using Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI Adapter (sold separately)

Audio

  • Audio line in mini-jack (digital/analog)
  • Audio line out / headphone mini-jack (digital/analog)
  • HDMI port supports multichannel audio output
  • Support for Apple iPhone headset with microphone
  • Built-in speaker

Connections and Expansion

  • Thunderbolt port (up to 10 Gbps)
  • FireWire 800 port (up to 800 Mbps)
  • Four USB 3 ports (up to 5 Gbps)
  • HDMI port
  • SDXC card slot
  • Gigabit Ethernet port
  • Audio in/out
  • IR receiver

Apple USB SuperDrive

Want an external optical drive to read or burn discs?

Communications

Wi-Fi

802.11n Wi-Fi wireless networking;3 IEEE 802.11a/b/g compatible

Bluetooth

Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology

Ethernet

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

Electrical and Operating Requirements

  • Line voltage: 100-240V AC
  • Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz, single phase
  • Maximum continuous power: 85W
  • Operating temperature: 10° to 35° C (50° to 95° F)
  • Storage temperature: -40° to 47° C (-40° to 116° F)
  • Relative humidity: 5% to 95% non-condensing
  • Operating altitude: tested up to 3,000 metres (10,000 feet)
  • Typical acoustic performance, sound pressure level (operator position):4
    • Dual-core model: 12 dBA when idle
    • Quad-core model: 15 dBA when idle

Warranty and Service

Your Mac mini comes with 90 days of free telephone technical support and a one-year limited warranty. For more information, visit Apple Support.

In the Box

  • Mac mini
  • HDMI to DVI Adapter
  • Power lead

Operating System

OS X Mavericks

Easy to use, incredibly powerful and packed with features you’ll love, OS X Mavericks is the world’s most advanced desktop operating system. Learn more

OS X Mavericks Includes

  • AirDrop
  • AirPlay
  • Gatekeeper
  • Notification Center
  • Facebook Integration
  • Twitter Integration
  • Multiple Display Support
  • Finder Tabs and Tags
  • iCloud
  • iCloud Keychain
  • Dashboard
  • Mission Control
  • Spotlight Search
  • Safari Power Saver
  • App Nap
  • Power Nap
  • Compressed Memory
  • Built-in Sharing

Built-in Apps5

  • iPhoto
  • iMovie
  • GarageBand
  • Pages
  • Numbers
  • Keynote
  • Maps
  • iBooks
  • Safari
  • Mail
  • FaceTime
  • Messages
  • Calendar
  • Contacts
  • Reminders
  • Time Machine
  • Photo Booth
  • iTunes
  • Game Center
  • Preview
  • Notes
  • Mac App Store
  1. Actual weight varies by configuration and manufacturing process.
  2. 1GB = 1 billion bytes and 1TB = 1 trillion bytes; actual formatted capacity less.
  3. Wireless Internet access requires a base station or other wireless access point, and Internet access; fees may apply. Some ISPs are not currently compatible with AirPort.
  4. Acoustics measured from desktop server usage position of standard Mac mini with OS X Server system. Acoustics may vary by configuration.
  5. Pages, Numbers and Keynote are free on the Mac App Store for qualifying Mac computers purchased on or after 1 October 2013. OS X Mavericks required. Downloading apps requires an Apple ID.