The new Mac mini is comparable in power with the Mac Pro
Less than a week before the official start of sales of the Mac mini, MacBook Air and iPad Pro in Geekbench begin to appear the results of tests of these devices. We have already talked about the achievements of the iPad Pro and MacBook Air, it is the turn Mac mini.
The publication VentureBeat tested the base model Mac mini with the Quad-core Intel Core i7 processor with a clock frequency of 3.2 GHz. Also it has 32 GB of RAM, but usually it does not affect the test results.
In the test Geekbench Mac mini exceeds all current Macs, except for the expensive Pro versions, iMac and Mac Pro. In the single core test, the Mac mini scored 5512 points, and in multi-core — 23516. Better results can give the Mac Pro 12-core CPU and iMac Pro Quad-core processor with a frequency of 4.2 GHz.
Of course, it is more powerful than the recently announced MacBook Air, which performance is comparable with the 12-inch MacBook. In this case the “air” there are fans that reduce the heat and maintain maximum performance in peak moments.