Model Detail - Mac Mini "Core i7" 3.0GHz (Late 2014)

The model Mac mini "Core i7" 3.0 Late 2014 (Aluminum Unibody) is powered by a 22-nm Haswell 3.0GHz Intel "Core i7" (4578U) dual core processor, has a 3MB level 3 cache, 8GB DDR3-1600 SDRAM (PC3-12800) memory ( can be upgraded to 16GB) , a 1 TB hard drive plus integrated Intel Iris 5100 graphics processor running 1.5GB of dedicated VRAM.

Ports and connectivity come via 1 Firewire 800 port, 4 USB 3.0 ports, 1 combined (optical-digital/analog) audio line-in, 1 combined audio line-out minijack, a single 10/100/1000Base-T Gigabit Ethernet port, 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, 1 SDXC card slot, 1 HDMI port plus 1 (2560x1600 maximum resolution support) 10Gbps Thunderbolt port.

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Processor Speed 3.0GHz
First Build Date 10/16/2014
Last Build Date N/A
Built-in Display None
Model Identifier Macmini7,1
Apple Order Number BTO/CTO
Apple Model Number A1347 (EMC 2840)
Form Factor Mac mini Unibody
Apple Subfamily Late 2014
Standard RAM
Maximum RAM
RAM SlotsNone
RAM SpecsPC3-12800 DDR3-1600
RAM Speed1600MHz
Standard Storage Drive
1 TB (HD, Fusion)
Maximum Storage Drive
2TB* (optional)
Storage Drive Interface Serial ATA (6Gb/s)/PCle
Processor Type Core i5 (I5-4308U)
Processors / Cores 1 (2 Cores)
Geekbench Rating 3486/7308
Turbo Boost Speed 3.5GHz
Custom Speeds N/A
Architecture 64-Bit
Processor Upgradeable No / Soldered
FPU Integrated
Integrated System RAM 8GB
Standard RAM 8GB
Maximum RAM 16GB
RAM Slots None
RAM Specs PC3-12800 DDR3-1600
RAM Speed 1600MHz
System Bus Speed 5 GT/s
Cache Bus Speed 3.0GHz (Built-in)
ROM / Firmware Type EFI
EFI Architecture 64-Bit
L1 Cache 32k/32k x2
L2 / L3 Cache 256k x2, 4MB
Video Card Iris 5100
VRAM Type Integrated
Standard VRAM 1.5 GB
Maximum VRAM 1.5 GB
Native Resolution 2560x1600
Multi Display Support Dual/ Mirroring
Multi Display Max Resolution 2560x1600
Standard Storage Drive 1 TB (HD, Fusion)
Maximum Storage Drive 2TB* (optional)
Storage Drive Interface Serial ATA (6Gb/s)/PCle
Optical Disk None
Floppy / Zip Drive None
AirPort 802.11ac
Bluetooth 4.0
Video / Multi-IO 2
Thunderbolt Ports / Spec 2 (TB2)
USB Ports / Spec 4 (3.0)
Firewire Ports / Spec None
Ethernet (RJ-45) 10/100/1000Base-T
Modem (RJ-11) None
Headphone 1
Microphone None
Audio In 1
Audio Out 1
Keyboard None
Mouse / Trackpad None
Expansion Slots SD Card (SDXC)
Expansion Bays None
S-Video Input None
S-Video Output None
Floppy None
ADB None
Serial None
Geoport None
Pre-Installed MacOS X 10.10 (14A389)
Maximum MacOS Current
MacOS 9 Support None
Windows Support Boot/ Virtualization
Minimum Windows 7 (64-Bit)
Maximum Windows 10 (64-Bit)
Battery Type N/A
Battery Life N/A
Power Adapter N/A
Case Type Cuboid
Dimensions 1.4 x 7.7 x 7.7
Weight 2.7 lbs. (1.22 kg)
Original Price USD US$999, US$1199
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