Mac mini Model A1283 Cables
Replacement parts for your Mac mini Model A1283 model to fix your broken computer!
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Parts that work with Mac mini Model A1283:
Universal Drive Adapter
Turn your current hard drive into an external drive with this adapter.
SATA Optical Drive USB Cable
Connect an optical drive to your computer via USB with this part.
This mini, released in March 2009 and updated in October 2009, adds a fifth USB port and exchanges the Firewire 400 for a Firewire 800 port. This model also allows for dual display abilities and offers significantly improved graphics capabilities thanks to the addition of a NVIDIA GeForce 9400M graphics card. The 2.53 and 2.66 GHz version have the the "Server" option, which replaces the optical drive with a secondary hard drive.
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.
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