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Enjoy Computing With an Apple Mac Mini i7

Apple has a line of mini desktops known as the Mac Mini's. They are essentially the tower component of a computer in a compact form, and you have to bring your own monitor, keyboard, and mouse to work with them. If you want an Apple Mac Mini i7, which is the 3rd generation of the Mac Mini, eBay has a huge selection for you to choose from.

How do you choose the right model?

The Apple Mac Mini Intel Core i7 3rd generation desktop is known for being a versatile computer that has a high-performance value for the price. Choosing the right model depends on which factors are important to you. Here are a few important qualities to consider when choosing a 3rd generation i7 Mac Mini over another generation or another model:

  • Removable bottom panel: The 2012 Mac Mini i7 has a removable bottom panel that allows you to upgrade your RAM very easily and allows for the upgrading of other performance-related parts, such as the hard drive. Later versions do not have this design.
  • Built-in power supply: The built-in power supply allows the Apple Mac Mini to function without the need for a "brick" type of power supply, keeping your desk space or computer area free of clutter.
  • 16GB RAM: Having 16GB of RAM in a computer allows for gaming and multitasking of multiple applications. Most users only need 8GB of RAM, so this is a great feature for heavy or professional use.
  • Turbo Boost: Intel core i7: 2.3Ghz or 2.6 Ghz, 3rd Gen processor multiple cores with Turbo Boost technology. you can play video games and enjoy smooth, detailed graphics. This quad-core processor has shown to perform better in some conditions over the 2014 and newer models’ dual-core processors.
  • Versatility: The Mac Mini i7 works with a variety of accessories. The Mac Mini i7 has a MiniDisplay port and an HDMI port. It also has an SD card slot in the back, which is an improvement over the 2009 version of the Mac Mini.
How big is this Apple Mac Mini?

The Mac Mini with i7 quad core processor and 16GB of RAM is 7.7 inches long, 7.7 inches wide, and 1.4 inches tall and weighs just 2.7 pounds. See the manufacturer site for details.

Should you buy used, refurbished, or new Mac Mini i7?

The Mac Mini i7 is widely regarded as a powerhouse computer option and comes at a great price value compared to other Apple computers both new and used. When deciding whether to buy a Mac Mini i7 refurbished, used, or new, the main factor to consider is price. Each model will vary slightly by specification, but the most common option is the i7 quad core processor with 16GB RAM because of the outstanding quality and processing power.

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