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Apple Mac mini:

16GB Memory | 1.0TB Storage

2.3GHz Dual-Core Intel Core i5 Processor

MC815LL/A (Mid 2011)

Used, Excellent condition
System Configuration:
  • Memory:
    • 16GB PC10600 1333 MHz DDR3
  • Storage:
    • 500GB 5,400RPM OWC Mercury Electra™ 6G hard disk drive
    • 500GB OWC Mercury Electra 6G Solid-State Drive
  • Networking:
    • Built-in 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi
    • Built-in 10/100/1000BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet
    • Built-in Bluetooth 4.0
    • 1 x Thunderbolt Port
  • Video:
    • Intel HD Graphics 3000 with 384MB VRAM
  • Pre-Loaded/Licensed Software:
    • Pre-loaded with macOS 10.12 Sierra
OWC Tested. Quality You Can Trust.
OWC individually inspects and fully tests every pre-owned computer to confirm full functionality and accurate grading. All refurbishments and/or upgrades are performed by our Apple Certified Technicians. That's why OWC is the most trusted name in Mac refurbishments.
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Powered by a 2.3GHz Intel Core i5 Sandy Bridge Processor (2 Total Cores)
Talk about oomph. This baby has some power and then some. More processor cores equals more tasks and projects you can do at once. And with a Turbo Boost up to 2.9, you will definitely have enough power for years to come without feeling like your processors are holding you back.
16GB of Memory
This Mac mini is champing at the bit to get to work. With 16GB of memory you can multi-task with efficiency and experience less lag time with launching and saving applications. This model Mac mini comes with the maximum amount of RAM installed, so you can get to work right away.
500GB OWC Mercury Electra 6G Solid-State Drive (SSD)
OWC has elevated the performance of this machine even further by adding the coveted 500GB OWC Mercury Electra 6G. This SSD brings some serious horsepower to the track. With SSDs operating dramatically faster than hard drives, you will love the performance gains of having your OS and recent projects on this OWC 6G SSD.
Gigabit Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth Networking
This Mac mini, in addition to the one RJ-45 port that supports 10/100/1000BASE-Tnetworks, also has a Bluetooth 4.0 and 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi card installed. So you're covered for all your wired and wireless connection needs.

Includes

  • Apple Mac mini (Mid 2011)
  • power cord
  • Pre-loaded with macOS 10.12 Sierra
Software restore disks, keyboard, and mouse not included

Machine Specifications

Apple Mac mini 2.3 GHz (Intel HD Graphics 3000, Dual-Core i5, "Sandy Bridge") - Mid 2011*
Model ID: Macmini5,1 View how to find model ID
This Mac supports operating system version 10.7.0 through Current.

Processor / Memory

  • 2.3GHz Dual-Core Intel Core i5 Processor
    • Turbo Boost up to 2.9GHz
    • 3MB on-chip shared L3 cache
    • Supports Hyper Threading
  • Memory (RAM): Equiped with 16GB , maximum 16.0 GB supported
  • 1333 MHz DDR3 SO-DIMM PC10600 memory
  • Two memory slots

Internal Drives

  • SATA 6.0Gb/s Storage Bus
  • 2.5-inch Storage Bay
    • 500GB 5,400RPM OWC Mercury Electra™ 6G hard disk drive
  • 500GB OWC Mercury Electra 6G Solid-State Drive
  • This Mac mini does not have an internal optical drive.

Ports

  • Audio line out/headphone 3.5mm minijack (digital/analog)
  • SDXC card slot
  • Four USB 2 ports
  • One FireWire 800 port
  • One Thunderbolt port
  • 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet (RJ-45 connector)

Power

  • Line voltage: 100-240V AC
  • Frequency: 50Hz to 60Hz, single phase
  • Maximum continuous power: 85W
  • Operating temperature: 50° to 95° F (10° to 35° C)
  • Storage temperature: -40° to 116° F (-40° to 47° C)
  • Relative humidity: 5% to 95% noncondensing
  • Maximum operating altitude: 10,000 feet

Network

  • 10/100/1000BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45 connector)
  • Built-in 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi wireless networking
  • Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology

Sound

  • Built-in speaker
  • Audio line out/headphone 3.5mm minijack (digital/analog)
  • Headphone port
    • Audio line in minijack (digital/analog)
    • Support for Apple Earphones with Mic
  • HDMI port supports multichannel audio output

Graphics / Video

  • Intel HD Graphics 3000 graphics processor with 384MB of shared system memory memory
  • Support for dual display extended and video mirroring

Keyboard / Mouse

  • Keyboard not included
  • Mouse not included

Dimensions / Weight

Height: 1.40" (3.56cm)
Width: 7.70" (19.56cm)
Depth: 7.70" (19.56cm)
Weight: 2.7lb. (1.2kg)

Excellent Condition

Excellent Condition:
These units have been well cared for. They may have a small ding, scuff, or scratch form general use, but otherwise they’re in great condition. Images shown are examples from actual units but exact unit condition will vary.

Warranty

The best warranty is one you never have to use - but should the need occur - we're proud to provide a superior level of support and service coverage to our customers.

Apple Mac mini

90 Day OWC Fulfilled Limited Warranty
Other World Computing (OWC) fully inspects and tests each pre-owned Mac for the full functionality as listed and offers a limited parts and labor warranty to the original purchaser that this Mac mini will be free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of 90 days from the original date of purchase.
This machine comes with an OWC Mercury Electra™ 6G that has a 3-year warranty from date of purchase.

14 Day Money-Back Return Policy

If you change your mind or determine this isn't the right Apple for you, you may contact OWC within 14 days of the original invoice date to request a return of this item for refund. Please note when returning an Apple new or refurbished factory-sealed Mac under this policy, the Apple packaging must remain unopened / sealed. See the full Return Policy for Used Macs and Factory Sealed Systems for more details.

Customer Ratings

Write a Review 5 / 5 1 out of 1 (100%) reviewers would recommend this product
Verified Buyer
Reviewer: TimB Location: Milwaukee, WI Age: 55-65 Experience Level: IT Professional Owned Product: over 6 months
Rating: 5/5 I buy all of our workstations from OWC August 28, 2017 We have bought a bunch of machines from OWC over the years - all were as good as new and still in service today.

I would recommend this item to a friend! This review is from Apple Mac mini (2011) 2.3GHz Dual Core i5 - Used, Excellent condition. Customer Videos:

Verified Buyer Top 100 Contributor
Reviewer: Anonymous Location: new brunswick n.b. canada Age: 55-65 Experience Level: Home User Owned Product: less than a month
Rating: 5/5 very pleased July 22, 2016 I would recommend this item to a friend! This review is from Apple Mac mini (2011) 2.3GHz Dual Core i5 - Used, Excellent condition.
Apple Mac mini 2.3GHz Dual-Core Intel Core i5 Processor Mfr P/N: MC815LL/A OWC SKU: UAEC1H5964X1XXB Used, Excellent condition 90 Day OWC Fulfilled Limited Warranty Sold Out