Mac Pro orders start tomorrow, prices begin at Rs 2,29,000

Written by Tech Desk | New Delhi | Updated: Dec 19 2013, 03:09am hrs
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Mac Pro, undoubtedly the most powerful and stylish personal computer money can buy, will be available to order in India fromDecember 19.

TheMacProwill be available in December throughselect Apple authorised resellers. The version with a 3.7 GHz quad-core Intel Xeon E5 processor with Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.9 GHz, dual AMD FirePro D300 GPUs with 2GB of VRAM each, 12GB of memory, and 256GB ofPCIe-based flash storage will cost Rs 2,29,900 including VAT. The 3.5 GHz 6-core Intel Xeon E5 processor version with Turbo Boost speeds up to 3.9 GHz, dual AMD FirePro D500 GPUs with 3GB ofVRAM each, 16GB of memory, and 256GB of PCIe-based flash storage will cost Rs 2,99,900 including VAT.

The completely redesigned Mac Pro has an innovative unified thermal core with an aluminium enclosure that is just 9.9-inches long 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. PCIe-based flash storage delivers sequential read speeds up to 10 times faster than conventional desktop hard drives, and ECC DDR3 gives the new Mac Pro up to 60GBps of memory bandwidth for seamlessly editing full-resolution 4K video while simultaneously rendering effects in the background. With an incredible six Thunderbolt 2 ports, each with up to 20Gbps of bandwidth per device, the new Mac Pro completely redefines desktop expandability with support for up to 36 high-performance peripherals, including the latest 4K displays.