updated 02:53 pm EST, Tue November 12, 2013
Mac Pro and Mac mini
Since the announcement of the most recent Mac Pro, Apple's online store has pretty much been sold out of their refurbished current-generation models. However, the refurbished dual 2.66GHz Intel 12-Core Xeon Mac Pro, originally released in June of 2012, with 12GB of RAM and a 1TB hard drive is now $4,249. For $4,589 is the refurbished Mac Pro, originally released in August 2010 with dual 2.93GHz 12-core Xeon processor, 6GB of RAM and a 1TB hard drive.
Mac mini models start at $509 for the refurbished Mini with a 2.5GHz Intel dual-core i5 processor, 4GB of RAM and 500GB hard drive. A $240 discount is offered on the refurbished Mac mini with OS X Server, a 2.0GHz Intel quad-core i7 processor, 4GB of RAM and dual 500GB hard drives for $759. For $1,359 is the refurbished Mac mini with OS X Server, a 2.6GHz quad-core i7 processor, 16GB of RAM and 256GB solid state drive.
AppleInsider.com's Mac Price Guide is the ultimate source for finding the lowest prices on brand new (aluminum) Mac mini and Mac Pro models. The Mac Pro with dual six-core Xeon processors, 12GB of RAM and 1TB hard drive is now $3,800 at BestBuy.com. Also at BestBuy is the Mac Mini with a 2.3GHz Intel core i7 processor, 4GB of RAM and a 1TB hard drive for $750.