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Shown as a "sneak peek" at Apple's 2013 WWDC, the Mac Pro is a major departure from the design of its predecessor which was in use for more than a decade. Instead of the large traditional tower shape, the Mac Pro for 2013 uses a significantly smaller cylindrical shape that utilizes a hollow core to blow air through the entire device. While it dwarfs the older Mac Pro towers, it still uses Intel's Xeon processors and has options for workstation–class GPUs.

Description

  • Status: Announced
  • Availability date: December 2013
  • Price at launch: $2,999.00

Availability

  • Desktop type: Tower
  • Case Dimensions (largest): 9.9 inches
  • Case Dimensions (middle): 6.6 inches
  • Case Dimensions (smallest): 6.6 inches
  • Weight: 11 pounds
  • Color: Black

Hardware

  • Operating system: Mac OS X

Software

  • CPU brand: Intel
  • Base CPU model: Xeon E5
  • Cores: 4
  • Clockspeed: 3.7 GHz
  • Turbo clockspeed: 3.9 GHz

Processor (base)

  • Brand: Intel
  • Model: Xeon E5
  • Cores: 12
  • Clockspeed: 2.7 GHz

Processor (max)

  • Graphics type: Discrete
  • Base discrete GPU brand: AMD
  • Base discrete GPU model: FirePro D300
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 2 GB
  • SLI / Crossfire: Yes

GPU (base)

  • Discrete GPU brand: AMD
  • Discrete GPU model: FirePro D700
  • Dedicated VRAM size: 6 GB

GPU (max)

  • Base RAM size: 12 GB
  • Max. config RAM: 64 GB
  • RAM type: DDR3
  • Base RAM speed: 1866 MHz
  • Slots: 4

Memory

  • Options: Flash Memory (SSD)
  • Base storage type: Flash (SSD)
  • Base storage capacity: 256 GB
  • Max. config SSD: 1 TB

Storage

  • USB 3.0: 4
  • Thunderbolt: 6
  • Ethernet: 2
  • Ethernet type: 10/100/1000 (Gigabit)
  • HDMI: 1

Ports

  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi options: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11a
  • 802.11n frequencies: 5GHz, 2.4GHz
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • Bluetooth version: 4.0

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