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Apple Mac Pro review

Apple's latest Mac Pro workstation now features Intel’s Xeon Nehalem. We put it through its paces.

Verdict

The Mac Pro is typically Apple - it deliver great performance and is extremely well designed, but it’s also expensive with limited hardware options. As such it’s not the right choice of workstation for everybody but as ever, to use one is to want one.

Processor: 2.67GHz Intel Xeon W3520 processor Memory: 3GB 1,066MHz DDR3 RAM Storage: 640GB hard disk; DVD writer Graphics: 512MB Nvidia GeForce GT 120 graphics Connectivity: 2 x PCI-E x16, 2 x PCI-E x4, 5 x USB, 4 x FireWire 800; DVI-I out, Mini DisplayPort out; 2 x Gigabit Ethernet Peripherals: Apple keyboard OS: Mac OS X Dimensions: 206 x 475 x 511mm Warranty: 1yr RTB warranty

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