Deals: Apple's M1 Mac Mini Drops to Best Ever Price of $569.99 ($129 Off)

Apple's M1 Mac mini (256GB SSD) has dropped to a new all-time low price of $569.99 today on Amazon, down from $699.00. You won't see this deal price until you add the Mac mini to your cart and an automatic coupon worth $99.01 is applied to the order.

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At a total of $129 off, this is now the best price we've ever tracked on this model of the M1 Mac mini, and only Amazon is offering the sale. The Mac mini is shipped and sold directly by Amazon, with delivery as soon as April 14-15 for most places in the United States.

Note: You won't see the deal price until checkout.

The M1 Mac mini was introduced in November 2020, and is the first Mac mini to include Apple's M1 chip. The M1 in the Mac mini has an 8-core CPU with four high-efficiency cores and four high-performance cores along with an integrated GPU that has 8 cores.

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Top Rated Comments

BGPL Avatar
29 months ago

Anyone use one as a media server primarily? Would it be overkill for Plex with like 2-4 streams max?
I use a M1 Mini as a Plex server and surveillance camera video recorder... I wouldn't say it's overkill at all, for the price it's ideal. Over the years I've piled on other services, so it's a BitWarden server along with a number of crontabs, Docker, web server, etc.
Score: 6 Votes (Like | Disagree)
ignatius345 Avatar
29 months ago

Anyone know of any deals (other than refurbished) for the Mac mini 16GB 1TB variation?
Apple's own refurbs are indistinguishable from new. Same warranty, same everything. The box is a little plainer, but that's it.
Score: 5 Votes (Like | Disagree)
jmonster Avatar
29 months ago
$499 at AAFES and tax free
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
johnmarki Avatar
29 months ago

Anyone use one as a media server primarily? Would it be overkill for Plex with like 2-4 streams max?
I use an M1 Mac Mini with the OWC MiniStack (configured with 16tb WD Red Pro HDD) as a media and home server (email, web hosting, Plex, ipTV, HomeBridge and Homekit, etc). It is overkill for Plex, but.... its better than any NAS if you're deeply integrated into the Apple ecosystem. Worth every penny.
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
sudo-sandwich Avatar
29 months ago

they should have made the product lineup:

Mac Mini -> Mac (Studio) --> Mac Pro

my OCD is triggered.
If you want even more triggering, it's actually the Mac mini. The "m" is lower-case.
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)
xyz369 Avatar
29 months ago
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