After teasing the new Mac Pro during WWDC 2013 (June) this year, and later announced the detailed specs to general public on 22nd October, Apple has finally getting the Mac Pro machines available for order.
The new Mac Pro is redesigned from the inside out, the all-new Mac Pro features the latest Intel Xeon processors, dual workstation-class GPUs, PCIe-based flash storage and ultra-fast ECC memory.
the all-new Mac Pro packs unprecedented performance into an aluminium enclosure that is just 25.1 centimetres tall and one-eighth the volume of the previous generation. Mac Pro features 4-core, 6-core, 8-core or 12-core Intel Xeon processors running at Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.9 GHz and two workstation-class AMD FirePro GPUs that deliver up to eight times the graphics performance of the previous generation Mac Pro.
Now, the price tags for the new Mac Pro:
quad-core (3.7 GHz Intel Xeon E5 with 10MB L3 cache, Turbo Boost to 3.9 GHz):
US$2,999 (+ tax) or A$3,999 (incl GST) (dual AMD FirePro D300 GPUs with 2GB of VRAM each, 12GB of memory, and 256GB of PCIe-based flash storage)
quad-core (3.5 GHz Intel Xeon E5 with 12MB L3 cache, Turbo Boost to 3.9 GHz):
US$3,999 (+ tax) or A$5,299 (incl GST) (dual AMD FirePro D500 GPUs with 3GB of VRAM each, 16GB of memory, and 256GB of PCIe-based flash storage)
Configure-to-order options include faster 8-core or 12-core Intel Xeon E5 processors, AMD FirePro D700 GPUs with 6GB of VRAM, up to 64GB of memory, and up to 1TB of PCIe-based flash storage.
A quick checking on the prices:
8-core (3.0 GHz Intel Xeon E5, with 25MB L3 cache):
US$5,499 (+ tax) or A$7,098.99 (incl GST)
12-core (2.7 GHz Intel Xeon E5, with 30MB L3 cache):
US$6,999 (+ tax) or A$8,899 (incl GST)
(dual AMD FirePro D500 GPUs with 3GB of VRAM each, 16GB of memory, and 256GB of PCIe-based flash storage)
Additional technical specifications, configure-to-order options and accessories are available online at www.apple.com/mac-pro
Shipping is currently constrained due to high demand.
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