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Mac mini Core 2 Duo/1.83GHz

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  • Apple Mac mini Core 2 Duo/1.83GHz
    4/5

    Apple made little noise about this update to its Mac mini line, which is highlighted by the addition of Intel Core 2 Duo chips to replace the older Core Duo processors. The minis also now ship with 1GB of...

At a Glance

Apple made little noise about this update to its Mac mini line, which is highlighted by the addition of Intel Core 2 Duo chips to replace the older Core Duo processors. The minis also now ship with 1GB of RAM, up from 512MB, and more hard-drive capacity. However, the minis continue to use an integraged Intel graphics processor that shares memory with the system RAM, hampering performance in graphic-intensive applications.

Price when rated: $599
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Pros

  • Faster than ever before
  • Small size
  • Least expensive Mac available

Cons

  • Hard drive and graphics performance underwhelming
  • Slower, shorter-ranged 802.11g wireless networking
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