Mac mini (October 2014) Core i5 2.6 GHz - HDD 1 TB - 8GB

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    Refurbisher comments: Body is in good shape but shows moderate wear or finish marks. May exhibit dings or scuffs.

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    Refurbisher since 2019, location: United States

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  • Mac mini (October 2014) Core i5 2.6 GHz - HDD 1 TB - 8GB's customer reviews

    (15 reviews for this item)

    Jacob M.


    1 month ago

    As a student I really needed something that was affordable and reliable for home use. This gave me both and with apple's updates to older models you can't go wrong with the refurbished ones as they work just like new!


    Aldrin david M.


    1 month ago

    The Mac Minis came in great condition! Barely noticed any imperfections. For what I needed, it worked great, though the HDD is starting to show some age; I'd recommend going for an SSD if you have the budget.


    Erik G.


    5 days ago

    Wow just wow packaging was top notch worked as expected and kiddos and thank you to the seller for Offering free 2 day shipping worth the price alone versus other sellers free 3-5 day I’ve seen longer


    Grace S.


    3 months ago

    The product arrived in a very reasonable amount of time, was packed carefully, and was in even better condition than I had hoped - it was nearly excellent. There is no noticeable cosmetic blemishes and every single port worked as expected. I would definitely buy from this seller again.


    Justin W.


    2 months ago

    I can't believe I got this price on a full functional mac, very happy with the condition and it booted right up w/o issue. Cheaper than the super inflated and barely capable Raspberry Pi 4s are selling due to shortages hah


    Tommy R.


    3 months ago

    Nothing like opening a box expecting used only to see a bright shiny new used. Very good is a understatement. I love it..!


    David P.


    3 months ago

    Excellent transaction. The item was as described and it arrived quicker than I thought it would.
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    Everything you ever wanted to know about the Mac mini (October 2014) Core i5 2.6 GHz - HDD 1 TB - 8GB

    The Apple Mac mini "Core i5" 2.6 (Late 2014/Aluminum Unibody) features a 22 nm "Haswell" 2.6 GHz Intel "Core i5" (4278U) processor with two independent processor "cores" on a single chip, a 3 MB shared level 3 cache, 8 GB of onboard 1600 MHz LPDDR3 SDRAM (which could be upgraded to 16 GB at the initial time of system purchase, but cannot be upgraded later), a 1 TB hard drive, and an "integrated" Intel Iris 5100 graphics processor that shares system memory. Connectivity includes two Thunderbolt 2 ports, four USB 3.0 ports, an HDMI port, Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11ac Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n compatible), and Bluetooth 4.0 as well as an SDXC card slot. Compared to its predecessor, this model looks identical, but it has a more advanced architecture and graphics, Thunderbolt 2 capability, and faster Wi-Fi. On the other hand, it has a processor with half the number of cores, no longer supports Firewire, has RAM that can no longer be upgraded, and no longer supports two 2.5" drives. All Mac mini systems are configured by default without a display, keyboard, or mouse, but numerous Apple and third-party options are available.


    • Intel Core i5-4278U Processor (Dual-Core, 2.6GHz, 0MB Cache)
    • 8GB DDR3 System Memory
    • 1TB (5400RPM) SATA Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
    • Integrated Intel HD Graphics (1MB Dedicated Video Memory)
    • No Optical Drive
    • 4 x USB 3.0, 1 x HDMI, 1 x Microphone-in
    • Mouse and Keyboard not included
    • No Ethernet, IEEE 802.11a and Bluetooth 4.0 + HS
    • Built-in Media Card Reader (SDXC)
    • Operating System: macOS 11
    • 1.4" x 7.7" x 7.7" (HxWxD); 2.6lbs
    • Energy Star Compliant

    What's in the box

    • Apple Mac Mini MGEN2LL/A Intel Core i5-4278U X2 2.6GHz 8GB 1TB, Silver

    General Information
    Energy Star Compliant: YES
    Liquid Cooling: NO
    Model Number: MGEN2LL/A
    Product Special Notes (0 if none):
    Color (Exact): Silver
    Power Adapter Plug Type:
    Product Generation:
    Release Year: 2014
    Bundled Software (0 if none):
    # of Processors:
    Form Factor: Mini PC
    Lifestyle: Home & Student
    Product Line (Desktop): Mac Mini
    Total DisplayPort Outputs: 0
    Optane Memory (GB):
    EPEAT Level: Not Applicable

    Hard Drive Speed (RPM): 5400
    Hard Drive Type: Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
    Hard Drive Interface: SATA
    Hard Drive Size (GB): 1000

    Total PCI Express X8 Slots: 0
    Total Open Expansion Bays: 0
    Total PCI Express X16 Slots: 0
    Total PCI Express X1 Slots: 0
    Available PCI Express X16 Slots: 0
    Total 3.5" External Bays: 0
    Total 3.5" Internal Bays: 0
    Built-in Media Card Reader: SDXC
    Available PCI Express X8 Slots: 0
    Available PCI Express X1 Slots: 0
    Total Hot-Swap Bays: 0
    Total 5.25" External Bays: 0

    Total USB-C Ports: 0
    Optical Drive Type: Not Applicable
    Total DVI Outputs: 0
    Total USB 2.0 Ports: 0
    Mouse Included: NO
    DVD Speed (R/W/RW): 0/0/0
    Total Headphone Outputs: 1
    Keyboard Included: NO
    Total HDMI Outputs: 1
    Blu-ray Speed (R/W/RW): 0/0/0
    Mouse Connection Type: Not Applicable
    Total Microphone Outputs: 1
    Total USB 3.0 Ports: 4
    Keyboard Connection Type: Not Applicable
    Front USB 2.0 Ports: 0
    Total VGA Outputs: 0

    # of Processor Cores: 2
    Processor Speed (GHz): 2.6
    Processor Series: Intel Core i5 4th Gen
    Processor Model Number: Intel Core i5-4278U
    Processor L3 Cache (MB): 0

    Memory Type: DDR3
    Total RAM (GB): 8
    Maximum Memory Supported (GB): 16

    Video Memory Available (MB): 1
    Graphics Type: Integrated
    Graphics Card Model Number: Intel HD Graphics

    Physical Features
    Item Dimensions (H x W x D Inches): 1.4 x 7.7 x 7.7
    Item Weight (LBS): 2.6
    Color (Generic): Silver

    Maximum Displays Supported: 2

    Bluetooth Compatability: 4.0 + HS
    LAN Compatibility: No Wired Ethernet/LAN
    Wireless Network Compatibility: 802.11A

    Operating System
    Operating System Version: Not Applicable
    Desktop Operating System: macOS 11

    Mac mini (October 2014) Core i5 2.6 GHz - HDD 1 TB - 8GB

    • Manufacturing part numbers (MPN) : MGEN2LL/A-R
    • Memory : 8 GB
    • Memory Type : DDR3
    • Maximum Memory Capacity (GB) : 16
    • Model : Mac mini
    • Processor speed : 2.6 GHz
    • Processor brand : Intel
    • Processor Core : 2
    • Graphic Card Type : Intel Iris Graphics 5100
    • Graphic Card Memory Size (GB) : 1
    • Graphic Card Memory Type : Integrated
    • OS : macOS
    • Network : 802.11A
    • Bluetooth : Yes
    • Release Date : October 2014
    • Processor : Core i5-4278U
    • Form Factor : Mini PC
    • Color : Aluminium
    • Storage : 1000 GB
    • SSD Storage Capacity (GB) : 0
    • Storage Type : HDD
    • Rotation Speed (in RPM) : 5400
    • Hard Drive Interface : SATA
    • Manufacturer Ref. : MGEN2LL/A
    • Brand : Apple
    • Weight : 48 oz

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