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Apple Mac Pro 6 Core Intel Xeon E5 3.5GHz 12GB 512GB Flash

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Apple Has Excellent Personal Computer Reviews

Based on 1,174 expert and owner reviews, Apple has excellent ratings for its computers. Apple also has excellent ratings specifically for its many processor core personal computers compared to other brands.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on many processor core personal computers that were launched around the same time as it.

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Flash Storage Medium

The storage speed of this PC is Flash, which is the most commonly found storage medium on many processor core personal computers that have been around for around the same time as it. Flash Drives store information in transistors on a circuit board rather than on optical or magnetic media. This has the advantage of being much faster than a traditional HDD drive.

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Two Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports

Most of the other many processor core personal computers that were released more than two years ago only have one Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) port, however the Mac Pro has two Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports.

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Gold EPEAT Compliance

This computer has a Gold EPEAT compliance, which is typical of many many processor core personal computers that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The discrete graphics adapter memory of personal computers that were launched around the same time as the Mac Pro range from 510MB to 8.2GB. At 6,144 megabytes, the Apple Mac Pro has a fairly big discrete graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other many processor core personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Mac Pro.

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Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

At 3.9 gigahertz, the Apple Mac Pro has a fairly fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other desktop computers of this spec and age. Comparable spec PCs that are a similar age to the Mac Pro have maximum turbo frequencies of between 2.5GHz and 4GHz.

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Supports One Case Placement

The Apple Mac Pro has a greater number of placements than most computers of a comparable type and age to it. This computer supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most commonly supported case placement supported by computers of this age and spec.

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Very Short

The shortest many processor core personal computer that came out more than two years ago is 250mm high and the tallest is 580mm. At only 251 millimeters, the Mac Pro is fairly short compared to most of the other desktop computers of a similar type and age to the Mac Pro.

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Narrow

The width of the Mac Pro of only 167 millimeters is one of the narrowest amongst many processor core personal computers that have been available for around the same time as the Mac Pro. Desktop computers that are a comparable age to the Mac Pro have widths of between 160mm and 450mm.

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Very Shallow

At only 167 millimeters, the Mac Pro is quite shallow compared to most of the other desktop computers that were released more than two years ago. The average depth of many processor core personal computers that came out around the same time as the Mac Pro is 350mm.

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Quite Small Max Internal Memory Supported Processor

Across all the desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to the Mac Pro the max internal memory supported processors range from 64GB to 770GB. The Mac Pro has one of the smaller max internal memory supported processors (only 256 gigabytes) amongst many processor core personal computers of this age.

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Very Small L3 Cache

The average L3 cache of personal computers that were released more than two years ago is 20MB. The Apple Mac Pro has a fairly small L3 cache (only 12 megabytes) compared to most of the other desktop computers that are a comparable age to the Mac Pro.

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Very Small Processor Cache

Across all the comparable spec PCs that were launched more than two years ago the processor caches range from 12MB to 30MB, and the average processor cache is 20MB. The Apple Mac Pro has one of the smaller processor caches (only 12 megabytes) amongst many processor core personal computers of this age.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Apple Mac Pro

Average Running Costs

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the Mac Pro will cost £577 over 4 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 17 computers that were launched more than two years ago.

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this computer was released.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 3.5 gigahertz, the Apple Mac Pro has a relatively average processor clock speed compared to most of the other personal computers that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Average Internal Memory

At 12 gigabytes, the Mac Pro has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other desktop computers of this spec and age.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 512 gigabytes, the Apple Mac Pro has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other many processor core personal computers that are a similar age to the Mac Pro.

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Specification

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Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Thread
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor That Supports ECC
Memory Channel Supported Processor
Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor
Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor
Memory Type Supported Processor
Max Internal Memory Supported Processor
Processor Series
Tcase
PCI Express Lane (maximum)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Configuration
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Processor Installed
Ergonomics
Memory
Internal Memory
Error Checking and Correcting (ECC)
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Optical Drive
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Networking
Bluetooth Version
Bluetooth
WiFi Standard
WiFi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out Port
Line-Out Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Port
Thunderbolt 2 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Expansion Slots
Design
Chassis Type
Case Colour
Performance
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel AES New Instructions
Idle States
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Instruction Set
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Scalability
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Display
Power
Power Supply Input Frequency
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity Range
Storage Temperature Range
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
Certificates
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Other Features
Technical Details
Technical Details
Management Features

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Expert Reviews

(47)
22 August 2012

It?s not that the new Mac Pro is a bad machine--far from it. But the other Macs have moved on, and this refresh sees the tower system losing ground, despite being Apple?s top-of-the-line,...

3 July 2012

If you need to have multiple internal hard drives or PCI-Express cards for your video or audio workstation, the Mac Pro is without a doubt the most configurable Mac available. If your workflow...

Apple hasnt forgotten that it makes a Mac Pro
No FireWire 800
Thunderbolt
USB 3.0
Last year's processor
2 July 2012

If you were looking for a bright side to Apple?s underwhelming updates to its Mac Pro line of tower computers, it would have to be that Apple hasn?t forgotten that it makes such a product. In the... Read more…

22 June 2012

If you were looking for a bright side to Apple?s underwhelming updates to its Mac Pro line of tower computers, it would have to be that Apple hasn?t forgotten that it makes such a product.... Read more…

5 December 2010

Dec 2 2010 - Apple's single processor version of the Mac Pro has stiff competition from Apple's 27-inch iMac. At $2500, the system is just too expensive compared to a similarly equipped iMac....

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User Reviews

(173)
Reviewed 26 July 2016 by Amazon Customer
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Fast delivery and excellent package seems like new, very satisfied!

I love this computer, it's incredibly fast, has an adequate amount of storage and it has beautiful retina display. The only down side is the battery runs a little fast, but it's battery lasts long... Read more…

I love this computer, it's incredibly fast, has an adequate amount of storage and it has beautiful retina display. The only down side is the battery runs a little fast, but it's battery lasts long... Read more…

Reviewed 2 May 2016 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

A truly excellent laptop. I never really knew much about mac computers before I had one, as I've always had windows laptops and never really questioned it. I mainly needed a mac for video editing... Read more…

Reviewed 10 April 2016 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

My charger has blown up after two months of purchasing it. I cannot find an email to contact you on seen as you promise a 12 month warranty i would like to have my charger replaced as soon as... Read more…

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