Is it possible to build your own Mac mini?
Since Apple isn’t updating their desktop Macs as often as people want, some Mac users have gone the home-build route, making their own Macs using off-the-shelf parts and hobbyist software. I have an old Mac mini that could do with a refresh, so I decided to try this out and build a Hackintosh mini. Here’s how it went. Why build a Hackintosh?
Is the Mac mini a viable option for gaming?
The convergence of the Apple OS ecosystem makes the Mac Mini a serious option though, something that a custom gaming PC won\’t be able to truly offer, unless you can figure out a way to install Big Sur on an Intel chip gaming PC. Even then, there\’s a reason why Apple is moving to SoC.
Is Apple’s 2020 Mac mini the new mini PC?
With new 2020 Mac Mini however, Apple has incorporated the Apple M1 chip. It has 8 CPU cores and 8 GPU cores. Leaving the rivals in the dust. But if you still have to get mini PC, we explore 5 rival mini PC options to go against the Apple Mac Mini So what are we up against?
What kind of processor does the Mac mini have?
The Mac mini offers three processor options: a dual-core Intel Core i5 at 1.4GHz, 2.6GHz, or 2.8GHz. (You can also get a Core i7 processor as a build-to-order option.)