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Core 2 Duo For Mac Mini

8/17/2021

Hi Internet, In this video I take this 2010 mac mini with a 2.4ghz intel core 2 duo processor with 2gb of ram and a slow 5400rpm hard drive and upgrade it to. The Apple Mac mini 'Core 2 Duo' 2.26 (Late 2009) features a 2.26 GHz Intel 'Core 2 Duo' (P7550) processor, a 3 MB on-chip level 2 cache, a 1066 MHz frontside bus, 2 GB of 1066 MHz DDR3 SDRAM (PC3-8500) memory, a 160 GB Serial ATA hard drive, a slot-loading 8X double-layer 'SuperDrive', and a NVIDIA GeForce 9400M graphics processor with 256 MB. The Apple Mac mini 'Core 2 Duo' 2.53 Server (Late 2009) features a 2.53 GHz Intel 'Core 2 Duo' (P8700) processor, a 3 MB on-chip level 2 cache, a 1066 MHz frontside bus, 4 GB of 1066 MHz DDR3 SDRAM (PC3-8500) memory, dual 500 GB Serial ATA hard drives, and a NVIDIA GeForce 9400M graphics processor with 256 MB of memory shared with the system.

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About This Mac

The Mac Mini is the first BYODKM – Bring Your Own Display Keyboard and Mouse device that was created by Apple. It is able to provide a relatively cheap device to people who wanted to experience the feel of a Mac while leaving them in the comfort of personally preferred display and input options from third parties. The price point also makes the device accessible to a wider range of individuals, consider this device as the entry level into the brand. It runs on a 1.83 GHz Intel “Core 2 Duo” (T5600) processor and has an Intel GMA950 graphics processor installed. It is a convenient means to get the best of all the possible worlds that users could combine.

Storage

The device is built with 80.0 GB Serial ATA hard drive storage with a storage speed of 5400 RPM.

Screen Size and Resolution

The Mac Mini comes without its own native display but it supports a Single Display of up to 1920×1200 resolution.

Inclusive Features

The Mac Mini includes the following features and ports:

  • A Power Adapter (100V-240V AC, 85 W maximum)
  • Optional AirPort Extreme (802.11a/b/g).
  • Optional Bluetooth 2.0+EDR
  • One FireWire 400 port
  • 8X “Combo Drive
  • 1 DVI-to-VGA adapter included

Processor & Graphics Processing Unit (GPU)

The Mac Mini has Mac OS X 10.4.10 (8R3014) pre-installed on it. The processor that powered the computer is the 1.83 GHz Intel “Core 2 Duo” (T5600) processor. Its graphics processor is an Intel GMA950 graphics processor with 64 MB of DDR2 SDRAM shared with main memory.

Memory & Architecture

The device is built with a 2 MB on-chip level 2 cache and 1 GB of 667 MHz DDR2 SDRAM (PC2-5300) memory. This is centered on a 64-bit architecture.

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Upgradability

Core 2 Duo For Mac Mini

Although the Mac Mini comes with 1 GB of RAM it can be upgraded to up to 4 GB of RAM. The Operating System of the Mac Mini can also be upgraded from its pre-installed Mac OS X 10.4.10 (8R3014) up to MacOS X 10.7.5. This Mac Mini has the following dimensions and weight 50.8mm×165.1mm×165.1mm and weight of 2.9 lbs (1.32 kg).

Core 2 Duo Processor Review

Introduced:August 7, 2007

Discontinued:March 3, 2009

Display Details

Memory

Display Support

Single Display

Level 1 Cache

32k/32k

Resolution

1920×1200

Level 2/Level 3 Cache

2 MB (on chip)

Processor

RAM Type

PC2-5300 DDR2

Processors

1

Min. RAM Speed

667 MHz

Architecture

64-Bit

Standard RAM

1 GB

Speed

1.83 GHz

Maximum RAM

4 GB

Type

Core 2 Duo (T5600)

RAM Slots

2

Processor Upgrade

ZIF Socket

Motherboard RAM

None

FPU

Integrated

Graphics

System Bus Speed

667 MHz

Video Card

Intel GMA 950

Cache Bus Speed

1.83 GHz (Built-in)

VRAM Type

Integrated

ROM/Firmware

EFI

Standard VRAM

64 MB

EFI Architecture

64-Bit

Maximum VRAM

64 MB

Storage

Inclusive Features and Ports

Standard Storage

80 GB HDD

Standard Optical Drive

8X “Combo Drive”

Storage Speed

5400 RPM

Standard Ethernet

10/100/1000Base-T

Storage Dimensions

2.5” (9.5 mm)

Standard Modem

None

Storage Interface

Serial ATA (1.5 Gb/s)

Standard Air Port

802.11a/b/g

Battery

Standard Bluetooth

2.0+EDR

Type

N/A

USB Port 2.0

4

Battery Life

N/A

FireWire (400)

1

Description

Keyboard

None

Case Type

Cuboid

Inclusive Input

None

Form Factor

Mac Mini

S-Video Output

None

Apple Order No

MB138LL/A

Microphone

None

Apple Subfamily

Mid-2007

Headphone

1

Apple Model Number

A1176 (EMC 2108)

Sound Out

None

Model ID

Macmini 2.1

Power Adapter

1