Apple is known to develop the finest desktops worldwide. Its iMac all-in-one Macintosh desktops will give you a compelling experience of the latest graphics, powerful processors, and massive storage.
Apple’s desktops come in three major types: iMac, Mac Mini, and Mac Pro. Where iMacs are all-in-one PCs; Mac Minis, are compact desktop PCs and Mac Pros are build for professionals with the highest price tags.
But the question is which one of these will serve you the best? Let’s break things down for you and help you make the right choice.
Apple introduced its all-new Mac Pro in 2019, and it has everything you can ask for. This latest development by Apple is built especially for high-end video editing, virtual reality development, graphic design, music, and 3D animations.
Apple has used Intel Xeon W processors for this masterpiece with a 3.5GHz 8-core CPU. Also, there are options for 12-, 16-, 24-, and 28-core processors. The Mac Pro supports up to 1.5TB of DDR4 ECC memory and has 12 DIMM slots. Its Retina display will give a world-class experience, making you crave to start working.
If you want an all-in-one computer, Apple’s iMac is the answer. The best part about this computer is that its processor, GPU, and other internals are tucked behind its display.
It comes in two sizes i.e. 21.7 inches and 27inches; three models with 1920 x 1080 sRGB display (primarily for education) and 4096 x 2304 Retina 4K P3 color display for 21.7 inches; with 5120 x 2880 Retina 5K P3 display for 27 inches.
It offers Intel Core i5 for both 2.3GHz and 3.0GHz processors, and Intel Core i3 for 3.6GHz quad-core.
Mac Mini is by far Apple’s cheapest desktop, priced at $799 for the baseline model with a quad-core 3.6GHz eighth-generation Intel processor. It offers memory up to 8GB with DDR4 SO-DIMM memory and could be further configurable to 16GB, 32GB, or 64GB. It has room for PCIe-based SSD storage with an option of 256GB and 512GB.
Interestingly, Mac mini doesn’t come with a monitor, keyboard, or mouse. In fact, it comes with just a power cord. It supports Thunderbolt 3 digital video output, HDMI 2.0 display video output, and comes with a built-in speaker including 3.5mm headphone jack.
Hope this article helps you in making a smart decision and you find a perfect solution to your confusion.