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Definition: Macintosh models

Following is a brief summary of the current models in Apple's Mac family, all of which use Intel CPU chips. For a list of some of the earliest Macs by model number, see Macintosh models - early.

MAC DESKTOPS: Pro - iMac - mini
The Mac Pro is a high-performance workstation with four to 12 cores (see Mac Pro). The iMac all-in-one is the most popular Mac with the computer is built into the monitor (see iMac). The Mac mini is the smallest Mac desktop computer (see Mac mini).

Any Mac can be turned into a server with the OS X Server App downloaded from the Mac App Store. Rack-mounted server hardware was available in the past but was discontinued (see Xserve).

MACBOOK LAPTOPS: Pro, Air and MacBook
MacBook Pro laptops are the top-end models with 13" and 15" screens (a 17" model was dropped in 2012). The MacBook Air is a thinner, lighter version with 11" and 13" screens, and the 13" MacBook is the lightest and thinnest (see MacBook).