Apple’s new Mac mini brings extra speeds for a lower cost, however the M1 mannequin continues to be an unimaginable machine. And proper now it’s cheaper than ever: B&H Photo is selling the 256GB Mac Mini for $479, a financial savings of $220 on the unique MSRP and the lowest value we’ve ever seen for this mannequin.
The M1 Mac mini is final yr’s mannequin, but it surely’s nonetheless acquired loads of energy. You get an 8-core M1 processor with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage together with a pair of Thunderbolt/USB 4 ports, two USB-A ports, HDMI, ethernet, and a headphone jack. Plus its small enclosure means it could match nearly wherever. The primary variations between this mannequin and the new M2 model are the processor, HDMI 2.1 port for hooking up greater-decision displays, and Bluetooth 5.3. In any other case, the machines are equivalent.
In our 4.5-star assessment again in 2000, we praised the Mac mini’s efficiency and worth—and that was at the common value. So if you need an excellent laptop at a extremely nice value, go seize one earlier than the sale ends at midnight ET.