Apple Mac Mini (Fall 2009) Specifications

Apple Mac Mini (2.26GHz Intel Core 2 Duo

Apple Mac Mini (2.26GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, 160GB, Fall 2009)

Part Number: MC238LL/A (Reviewed) Released: October 20, 2009

General

  • Desktop type
    Budget desktop system, Small-form-factor PC
  • Type
    Personal computer
  • Product Form Factor
    Desktop slimline
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Built-in Devices
    antenna, speaker
  • Manufacturer
    Apple

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Core 2 Duo 2.26 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Data Bus Speed
    1066 MHz

Cache Memory

  • Installed Size
    L2 cache - 3 MB
  • Cache Per Processor
    3 MB
  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Per Processor Size
    3 MB
  • Installed Size
    3 MB

Storage

  • Interface Type
    Serial ATA-300
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    24x (CD) / 8x (DVD±R) / 6x (DVD±R DL)
  • Rewrite Speed
    24x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW)

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    4 GB

RAM

  • Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
  • Memory Speed
    1066 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC3-8500
  • Configuration Features
    2 x 1 GB
  • Technology
    DDR3 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    2 GB

Environmental Parameters

  • Environmental standards
    EPEAT Gold, EPA Energy Star
  • Humidity Range Operating
    5 - 95%
  • Min Operating Temperature
    50 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    95 °F

Display

  • Type
    none.

Hard Drive

  • Interface Type
    SATA 3Gb/s
  • Spindle Speed
    5400 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Interface Class
    Serial ATA
  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Capacity
    160 GB

Audio & Video

  • Memory Allocation Technology
    shared video memory (UMA)
  • Max Allocated RAM Size
    256 MB

Storage Controller

  • Type
    1 x SATA - integrated
  • Interface Type
    Serial ATA-300
  • Type
    Serial ATA
  • Installed Qty
    1

Hard Drive (3rd)

  • Type
    none

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1 EDR

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD-Writer
  • Type
    DVD±RW (±R DL)

Processor

  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Max Supported Qty
    1
  • Type
    Core 2 Duo
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    2.26 GHz

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Storage Removable

  • Type
    none

Header

  • Brand
    Apple
  • Product Line
    Apple Mac mini
  • Model
    Mac Mini (Fall 2009)
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    Mac

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
  • Form Factor
    integrated
  • Compliant Standards
    Bluetooth 2.1, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes

Miscellaneous

  • Features
    802.11n Wireless LAN, Bluetooth 2.1, Camera

Monitor

  • Monitor Type
    None.

System

  • Type
    personal computer
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    160 GB
  • Introduced
    Late 2009

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    6.5 in
  • Depth
    6.5 in
  • Height
    2 in

Graphics Controller

  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce 9400M shared video memory (UMA)
  • Video Interfaces
    DVI, DisplayPort

Chassis

  • Form Factor
    desktop slimline
  • Manufacturer Form Factor
    desktop slimline
  • Built-in Devices
    antenna, speaker

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    1066 MHz

Audio Output

  • Form Factor
    integrated
  • Sound Output Mode
    stereo

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Printer

  • Type
    none

Environmental Standards

  • EPEAT Level
    EPEAT Gold
  • ENERGY STAR Qualified
    Yes

Audio Input

  • Type
    none

Physical Characteristics

  • Form Factor
    desktop slimline
  • Weight
    2.89 lbs

Power

  • Type
    power adapter
  • Min Operating Temperature
    50 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    95 °F

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Apple MacOS X 10.6
  • OS Provided
    Apple MacOS X 10.6
  • Type
    Apple Address Book, Apple DVD Player, Apple XCode Developer Tools, Apple iCal, Apple iChat, Apple iLife '09, Apple iTunes, Front Row, Apple Dashboard, Apple Mac OS X Mail, Apple Quick Look, Apple QuickTime, Apple Safari, Apple Spaces, Apple Spotlight, Apple Time Machine

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce 9400M
  • Graphics Processor Series
    NVIDIA Geforce
  • Video Interfaces
    DVI, DisplayPort

Video Memory

  • Installed Size
    256 MB
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    shared video memory (UMA)
  • Max Allocated RAM Size
    256 MB

Audio Output Details

  • Speaker Type
    mixed channel
  • Speakers Qty
    1

Expansion Slots

  • Total Qty
    2
  • Free Qty
    0

Interface Provided

  • Type
    FireWire 800, LAN (Gigabit Ethernet), Mini DisplayPort, Mini-DVI, USB 2.0
  • Qty
    1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 5

OS Provided

  • Family
    MacOS X
  • Edition
    MacOS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
  • Type
    Apple MacOS X 10.6

Cable Details

  • Type
    mini-DVI-DVI adapter
  • Qty
    1

Power Device

  • Type
    power adapter
  • Power Provided
    110 Watt
  • Nominal Voltage
    AC 120 V
  • Frequency Required
    50/60 Hz

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty, technical support
  • Service Included
    phone consulting
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year, 90 days

Sustainability

General

  • Manufacturer
    Apple

Where to Buy

Apple Mac Mini (2.26GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, 160GB, Fall 2009)

Part Number: MC238LL/A Released: Oct 20, 2009

MSRP: $599.00

Available direct from Apple. Starting price $599.00