Apple finally releases new Mac Pro for order

On December 19, 2013


The day we have all been waiting for is finally here, Apple has made the new Mac Pro available to order. Pricing starts at $2,999 for the basic edition, you can then add extras at additional costs.

The Mac Pro is assembled in the United States, more specifically in Austin, Texas and will be ready to ship before then end of December.

For the first time since 2008 Apple has decided to redesign the Mac Pro, measuring just shy of 10 inches tall and sporting a cylindrical design.

Apple offers several Build-to-Order Upgrade options for the Mac Pro including the following:

CPU (Stock: 3.5GHz 6-Core Intel Xeon E5)
– 3.0GHz 8-core: +$1500
– 2.7GHz 12-core: +$3000

Graphics (Stock: Dual AMD FirePro D500 with 3GB GDDR5)
– Dual AMD FirePro D700 with 6 GB GDDR5: +$600

RAM (Stock: 16GB 1866MHz DDR3 ECC – 4x4GB)
– 32GB (4x8GB): +$400
– 64GB (4x16GB): +$1200

Flash Storage (Stock: 256GB PCIe-based)
– 512GB: +$300
– 1TB: +$800