New Mac Pro, more cores, more speed, more memory

MacPro_1.08Apple today unveiled the new Mac Pro models, all with two brand new quad-core 45nm Intel Penryn Xeon chips. The technical specs are pretty impressive with 1600 MHz frontside buses, SAS hard drive option, up to 32GB of RAM etc.

Feature highlights:
– Two 45nm Xeon quad core chips at 2.8, 3.0 or 3.2GHz
– 24MB L2 cache
– Up to 32GB RAM
– ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT graphics card with 256MB
– 15000rpm SAS (Serial Attached SCSI) drives as option
– 2 x PCI Express 2.0 slots and 2 x PCI Express slots
– Bluetooth 2.0+EDR