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Old Nov 13, 2012, 05:33 PM   #1
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New system for user with two displays

Doing upgrades at the office and I need a new system for a designer with two existing DVI ACDs. Apple has left me in a weird spot. Don't really need the display in the iMac, DO need a disk drive, Don't think I need a Mac Pro especially since they're so dated the value doesn't seem there, DO like the Firewire in the Mini... then there's the refurbs. Just not sure which way to go with this. With enough RAM, I think any of the modern machines will be sufficient power-wise. Just trying to make the smart move value-wise. Displays could probably be repurposed if the iMac ends up being the best value. Kind of annoying though.

Is there a clean solution for running two DVI displays out of a Mac Mini?
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 05:57 PM   #2
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Maybe....

this link helps you:

https://discussions.apple.com/thread...art=0&tstart=0

But that info is for a mac mini 2011 edition, and maybe you have to search some refurb or a deal somewhere

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Old Nov 13, 2012, 07:10 PM   #3
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Thank you, that looks like it might be the way to go.

Further detail on port capabilities on the 2012 mini here:
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5539
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