Apple Store offers its factory-refurbished Apple Mac mini Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4GHz Mini Desktop, model no. MC270LL/A, for $469 with free shipping. That matches our mention from three weeks ago as the lowest total price we’ve seen for this specific model. It features an Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4GHz dual-core processor, 2GB RAM, 320GB hard drive, 8x SuperDrive, 802.11n wireless, Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, SD card slot, HDMI and mini-DisplayPort outputs, and OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. A 1-year warranty applies, the same as new systems. Items are removed from Apple’s web site once sold out.

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