iPad Mini is not the only Apple smart device that uses the “Mini” word. There is a new device that has just been introduced at Apple event on October 23rd, 2012, the new Mac Mini. Like its sibling, iMac and MacBook, this thin computer comes in a small casing and now equipped with third-generation Intel quad-core processors, powerful NVIDIA graphics and an innovative new storage option called Fusion Drive.
The Fusion Drive combines the conventional hard disk drives with a capacity of 1TB or 3TB with 128GB Solid State Drive (SSD) to offer most of the speed of an SSD with the vast storage of a standard hard drive. The Mac Mini available in several options; the 2.5 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 with Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.1 GHz, 4GB of memory and a 500GB hard is sold with a starting price of $599. However, this version not equipped with Fusion Drive.
While the 2.3 quad-core Intel Core i7 version boost speeds up to 3.3GHz, comes with 4GB RAM and hard disk (Fusion Drive) 1TB sold for $799, and the 2.3 GHz quad-core Intel Core i7 with Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.3 GHz, OS X Server, 4GB of memory and two 1TB hard drives starting price at $999.
[ Via Apple ]