BBC NEWS | Technology | Apple unveils low-cost ‘Mac mini’: “Apple unveils low-cost ‘Mac mini’
Steve Jobs unveiled a range of new Apple products
Apple has unveiled a new, low-cost Macintosh computer for the masses, billed as the Mac mini.
Chief executive Steve Jobs showed off the new machine at his annual MacWorld speech, in San Francisco.
The $499 Macintosh, sold for £339 in the UK, was described by Jobs as the ‘most important Mac’ made by Apple.
Mr Jobs also unveiled the iPod shuffle, a new music player using cheaper flash memory rather than hard drives, which are used in more expensive iPods. ”