Apple Mac Mini Home Server

Apple Mac Mini

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Apple Mac Mini


  • 2.3 GHz Intel Core I5
  • 3 MB shared level 3 cache
  • 8 GB of 1333 MHz DDR3 SDRAM
  • 500 GB hard drive


  • Ubuntu Server 18.04.3 LTS
  • Apache2 2.4.29
  • PHP 7.2


  • Samsung 860 EVO 250GB SSD
  • Corsair Apple Certified 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3 1333 MHz SDRAM

How does it perform, see the results here.