Pros

  • Impressive multi-core performance
  • Dual workstation-class GPUs
  • Fast internal storage
  • Plenty of external-expansion options
  • Compact, attractive design
  • Quiet and relatively cool
  • Many internal components upgradeable

Cons

  • Single-core performance not substantially better (and sometimes worse) than that of other current Macs
  • No internal expansion options

Manufacturer’s Description

Engineered around workstation graphics with dual GPUs, PCI Express-based flash storage, high-performance Thunderbolt 2, new-generation Xeon processors, ultrafast memory, and support for 4K video, the new Mac Pro delivers state-of-the-art performance across the board.

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Xeon E5
Graphics
Graphics Type Discrete
Primary Graphics Chipset dual AMD FirePro workstation-class GPUs
Storage
Drive 1 type Solid-State Drive
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces
  • HDMI
  • Line Out 1/8
  • Thunderbolt 2.0
  • USB 3.0
Ethernet Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Wireless connection
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • Bluetooth
Memory
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 1866.0 MHz
Dimensions
Height 9.9 inches
Case
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)