Mac Mini Mid 2011

Released on July 21, 2011. Core i5 or Core i7 Processor. Thunderbolt. This unit is also used to run the Mac Mini Server configuration.

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Extra hard drive port available on all models?


Thank you for the wonderful teardown guide.

I have a question regarding the availability of the extra hard drive port: is this available on both mac mini non-server models, or just the higher-end model?

Thanks again!

Zhi Wei

PS: Admin, I posted this question into the guide by mistake (I didn't realize that this forum was possible). Please delete the previous note if necessary, sorry for the trouble.

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There is a (very special) SATA connector on the logic board, but it doesn't do anything for us as long there's no source for the required logic-board-to-SATA cable. Adding a second drive without this special cable isn't possible.

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It's available on all Mini's :)

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