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Apple unveils its most powerful Mac mini ever

The Mid-range model costs $699 / £679 / AU$1,049 and the high-end Mac mini 2014 costs $999 / $949 / $1,499.

The 2018 Mac mini will be powered by a choice of quad-core and 6-core 8th-Generation Intel Core processors, with Turbo Boost clock speeds up to 4.6GHz. This is compared to the base model, which costs $799 United States dollars, sporting only 8GB of RAM, 128GB SSD storage, and a quad-core Intel Core i3 processor.

In contrast to the company's other computers, the new Mac Mini features a plethora of ports, including a 10Gb Ethernet connection and four Thunderbolt 3 ports.

NEW YORK-For the first time in four years, Apple has announced a new Mac mini, and it's a departure from its predecessor.

If you are interested in buying a new MacBook Air, they are priced from $1,199 / £1,199 and will ship from 6 November. "All of this power is packed into the same size enclosure as before, flawless for customers updating or creating all-new installations where Mac mini is the ideal solution".

Jamal Khashoggi demise: Saudi Arabia say journalist was murdered
A member of the team dressed in Khashoggi's clothes to make it appear as if he had left the consulate, a Saudi official has said. The attackers reportedly rolled up his body in a rug and gave it to a local person for disposal.

The T2 chip also features HEVC video transcoding that's up to 30 times faster, which will be great news for video editors who are interested in using a Mac mini 2018 for their creative work. Its graphical capabilities are rated as 60 per cent faster than the previous generation.

The $1,099 Mac mini model sports a 3.0GHz six-core Intel Core i5 processor (Turbo Boost up to 4.1GHz), though users can configure the same machine up to a 3.2GHz 6-core Intel Core i7 (with Turbo Boost up to 4.6GHz), 8GB of 2666MHz RAM (with configuration options of 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB), 256GB of SSD storage (options of 512GB, 1TB, and 2TB). Apple's T2 security chip is onboard as well, allowing improved drive encryption.

Hello, old friend. It's been a long time.

We're still awaiting United Kingdom prices but expect the Mac Mini to be available at the same time as in the US.

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