What is an Apple Mac mini?
With so many Apple products on the market, it can be difficult to understand what each one is and which one would be best for your needs.
The Mac mini is designed as a compact desktop computer as is promoted as Apple’s entry level computer option, as opposed to the iMac and the Mac Pro. It comes as it is, without a screen, keyboard or laptop, but has all the necessary ports needed to connect what you need.
It is famous for its small size, making it easy to setup and transport anywhere, without taking up much space at all.
It is great for any type of computer user, from students who don’t have much space for a large desktop computer, to business owners who want a computer with great functionality and memory.
The benefits Apple Mac minis
One of the main benefits of the Mac mini is the power of it. It comes with an excellent processor and heaps of storage, which is extremely impressive for something so small. It is well known for having an excellent performance, making it easy to browse the web, use word processors and even edit photos.
However, one of the best functions is the fact that there are loads of upgrade options available and if you find yourself running out of memory or the storage starting to fill up, it is easy to improve its specs.
As with all of Apple’s products, the Mac mini is extremely stylish and because it is compact in size, looks great on any desk or office setup. It doesn’t take up much room at all, leaving you with loads of desk space for important files and paperwork.
As this is an entry level desktop computer from Apple, this is the cheapest way for you to own a Mac. However it is worth remembering that it doesn’t come with any accessories, so you need to factor this into your purchasing decision. It is easily compatible with a range of different accessories, so if you already have spares at home, you may not need to buy anything extra.
Why buy refurbished Mac minis
Buying a refurbished Apple Mac mini will allow you to get your hands on an excellent desktop computer, but for less. The main benefits of purchasing refurbished are:
- Advanced functionality for less
- Access to better specs than buying other models brand new
- Fast and reliable delivery
- Environmentally friendly
Did you know that purchasing refurbished tech not only saves you money, but it also helps to save the planet too? This is because you are helping to recycle and reuse valuable resources, rather than purchasing new which stretches the already diminishing natural resources. Find out more about the green benefits here.
We take every care in providing you with refurbished computers from Apple that are as good as new and all repairs are detailed in their descriptions, giving you full peace of mind. Choosing a second hand Mac minis a fantastic way to get better tech than you might otherwise be able to afford, with both older and more recent models available.
We ensure all of our tech goes through rigorous checks to ensure that it is up to the highest standards. These checks include essential upgrades and updates which means that it is running the latest and best software possible.
Read our blog post on buying refurbished computers for more information.
Putting you first
At Hardware Associates we’re pleased to have a trusted reputation and many repeat customers who come to us for everything from ordering their new home computer, to upgrading entire school IT suites.
Our processes include a full range of checks, tests, cleans and updates and our dedicated team systematically follow the checklist. It’s a failsafe 20 point tick box system – making sure your hardware is 100% fit for purpose at excellent value-for-money prices.
Choose us and you’ll receive fantastic IT hardware and friendly and skilled customer service. We look forward to hearing from you!
If you have any questions about our stock of Mac Minis, please give our team a call on 01428 707900 and we would be happy to help you!