Mac mini 2.53 GHz Model A1283 Parts
Replacement parts for your Mac mini 2.53 GHz Model A1283 model to fix your broken computer!
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Parts that work with Mac mini 2.53 GHz Model A1283:
Mac mini A1176 and A1283 SSD Upgrade Bundle
Upgrade the storage and improve boot time and read/write speed in your Mac mini A1176 and A1283 with this SSD upgrade bundle.
PC3-8500 1 GB RAM Chip
RAM Upgrade / 1 GB / PC3-8500 / Low Profile / 204 pin, 1066 MHz
PC3-8500 2 GB RAM Chip
Replace or upgrade the RAM in your desktop or laptop computer.
PC3-8500 4 GB RAM Chip
Replace or upgrade the RAM in your desktop, laptop, or game console for faster performance. Low Profile / 204 pin / 1066 MHz
SATA Optical Drive USB Cable
Connect an optical drive to your computer via USB with this part.
Universal Drive Adapter
Turn your current hard drive into an external drive with this adapter.
The Mac mini Core 2 Duo 2.53 GHz brought significantly improved graphics capabilities to the Mac mini, thanks to the addition of a NVIDIA GeForce 9400M graphics card. This mini was released in Late 2009.
This Mac mini offers two RAM slots, enabling a maximum of 4 GB of RAM using two PC3-8500 2 GB RAM Chips. If your mini's RAM isn't already maxed out, adding more RAM is a cost-effective way to improve performance. Need more storage? You can install a massive and fast 500 GB 7200 RPM SATA hard drive for more headroom.