For Christmas, consider refurbished or used Apple products

Mac mini Core i7, late 2012

Mac mini Core i7, late 2012

201220132014

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Tech Specs

Introduced
Macmini6,2
2570
Part Numbers
MD388xx/A, BTO/CTO, MD389xx/A

The mac mini is the cheapest of the Apple computers. Small, lightweight and quiet, the first model was unveiled in January 2005. A used Mac mini can be a great, inexpensive desktop computer.