Benchmark results for the Mac mini (Late 2012) with an Intel Core i5-3210M processor can be found below. The data on this chart is gathered from user-submitted Geekbench 5 results from the Geekbench Browser.

Geekbench 5 scores are calibrated against a baseline score of 1000 (which is the score of an Intel Core i3-8100). Higher scores are better, with double the score indicating double the performance.


CPU Benchmark Scores

570
Single-Core Score
1276
Multi-Core Score

Device Information

Name Mac mini (Late 2012)
Model Identifier Macmini6,1
CPU Intel Core i5-3210M
CPU Frequency 2500 MHz
CPUs 1
CPU Cores 2
CPU Threads 4
Processor Score
Mac mini (Late 2020)
Apple M1 @ 3.2 GHz (8 cores)
1714
 
Mac mini (Late 2018)
Intel Core i7-8700B @ 3.2 GHz (6 cores)
1099
 
Mac mini (Late 2018)
Intel Core i5-8500B @ 3.0 GHz (6 cores)
997
 
Mac mini (Late 2018)
Intel Core i3-8100B @ 3.6 GHz (4 cores)
895
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i7-4578U @ 3.0 GHz (2 cores)
769
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i5-4308U @ 2.8 GHz (2 cores)
729
 
Mac mini (Late 2012)
Intel Core i7-3720QM @ 2.6 GHz (4 cores)
724
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i5-4278U @ 2.6 GHz (2 cores)
695
 
Mac mini (Late 2012)
Intel Core i7-3615QM @ 2.3 GHz (4 cores)
667
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i5-4260U @ 1.4 GHz (2 cores)
600
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i7-2620M @ 2.7 GHz (2 cores)
599
 
Mac mini (Late 2012)
Intel Core i5-3210M @ 2.5 GHz (2 cores)
570
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i5-2520M @ 2.5 GHz (2 cores)
565
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i7-2635QM @ 2.0 GHz (4 cores)
544
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i5-2415M @ 2.3 GHz (2 cores)
506
 
Mac mini (Late 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8800 @ 2.7 GHz (2 cores)
343
 
Mac mini (Early 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8800 @ 2.7 GHz (2 cores)
321
 
Mac mini (Late 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8700 @ 2.5 GHz (2 cores)
319
 
Mac mini (Early 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8400 @ 2.3 GHz (2 cores)
313
 
Mac mini (Late 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P7550 @ 2.3 GHz (2 cores)
309
 
Mac mini (Early 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8600 @ 2.4 GHz (2 cores)
295
 
Mac mini (Early 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P7350 @ 2.0 GHz (2 cores)
266
 
Processor Score
Mac mini (Late 2020)
Apple M1 @ 3.2 GHz (8 cores)
7438
 
Mac mini (Late 2018)
Intel Core i7-8700B @ 3.2 GHz (6 cores)
5472
 
Mac mini (Late 2018)
Intel Core i5-8500B @ 3.0 GHz (6 cores)
4650
 
Mac mini (Late 2018)
Intel Core i3-8100B @ 3.6 GHz (4 cores)
3186
 
Mac mini (Late 2012)
Intel Core i7-3720QM @ 2.6 GHz (4 cores)
2804
 
Mac mini (Late 2012)
Intel Core i7-3615QM @ 2.3 GHz (4 cores)
2620
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i7-2635QM @ 2.0 GHz (4 cores)
1884
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i7-4578U @ 3.0 GHz (2 cores)
1632
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i5-4308U @ 2.8 GHz (2 cores)
1574
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i5-4278U @ 2.6 GHz (2 cores)
1502
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i7-2620M @ 2.7 GHz (2 cores)
1322
 
Mac mini (Late 2012)
Intel Core i5-3210M @ 2.5 GHz (2 cores)
1276
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i5-2520M @ 2.5 GHz (2 cores)
1262
 
Mac mini (Late 2014)
Intel Core i5-4260U @ 1.4 GHz (2 cores)
1231
 
Mac mini (Mid 2011)
Intel Core i5-2415M @ 2.3 GHz (2 cores)
1131
 
Mac mini (Late 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8800 @ 2.7 GHz (2 cores)
631
 
Mac mini (Early 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8400 @ 2.3 GHz (2 cores)
571
 
Mac mini (Early 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8800 @ 2.7 GHz (2 cores)
561
 
Mac mini (Late 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8700 @ 2.5 GHz (2 cores)
551
 
Mac mini (Late 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P7550 @ 2.3 GHz (2 cores)
548
 
Mac mini (Early 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo P8600 @ 2.4 GHz (2 cores)
505
 
Mac mini (Early 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo P7350 @ 2.0 GHz (2 cores)
454