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Mac Pro Wheels Kit photos show off that pricey add-on

Mac Pro Wheels Kit photos show off that pricey add-on

The 2019 MacPro was decided to be modular and expandable but it isn't just the guts that Apple was referring to. To some extent, it was also talking about how you can turn the cheese grater into a moving cheese grater just by adding four wheels. As with anything Apple, those wheels don't come cheap but, fortunately, they seem to look the part of a luxurious metal and rubber wheels that will at least sort of justify the price in your eyes.

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Mac Pro Radeon Pro W5700X MPX module now available for purchase

Mac Pro Radeon Pro W5700X MPX module now available for purchase

Apple has received a lot of criticism for the design of its last two Mac Pros but few will deny that those designs are completely pointless. In the case of the 2019 "cheese grater" model, the design not only allows for better ventilation but also for easier upgrades. That is what the new modular system is for and now you can try out that for yourself with the standalone AMD Radeon Pro W5700X MPX GPU module. That is if you have the money to burn for one.

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Apple’s new Mac Pro wheel kit costs more than an iPhone SE

Apple’s new Mac Pro wheel kit costs more than an iPhone SE

Apple has begun selling the wheel kit for the latest Mac Pro, and if you thought the surprisingly affordable iPhone SE was a sign that the Cupertino company was embracing frugality, think again. The accessories are designed to replace the desktop's standard metal legs, and make it easier to move around a studio or office.

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Refurbished 2019 Mac Pros now available but still a bit out of reach

Refurbished 2019 Mac Pros now available but still a bit out of reach

Someone at Apple is definitely having a lot of fun playing with Mac Pro designs. First, it was the 2013 Garbage Can that was then followed by the 2019 Cheese Grater. They may have comical appearances to some but their prices are no laughing matter. The 2019 models, in particular, had some people dropping their jaws at the five-figure price tag. Now those Mac Pros are available from Apple's Refurbished program but while they do come with a discount, they're still quite pricey.

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Mac Pro Rack version up for order as Apple releases second style

Mac Pro Rack version up for order as Apple releases second style

Apple's rack-mounted Mac Pro is up for order, offering power users an alternative to the tower style enclosure the flagship macOS machine launched with first. Previewed back at Apple's big unveil for the new Mac Pro in 2019, the rack version was scheduled to arrive later than its tower counterpart.

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The Mac Pro 8TB SSD is available – but it’s not cheap

The Mac Pro 8TB SSD is available – but it’s not cheap

Maxing out a new Mac Pro is even more expensive a prospect today, with Apple adding its biggest SSD upgrade to the options list. The new desktop was added to the online store last week, kicking off at $5,999 but with a long list of customizations - if your pockets are deep enough. However, not all were available on day one.

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iFixit Mac Pro teardown is a surprising win for DIYers

iFixit Mac Pro teardown is a surprising win for DIYers

The new Mac Pro has arrived, and with Apple touting the modular capabilities of this machine, there's a lot of curiosity surrounding just how DIY-friendly it is. That's the perfect cue for iFixit, which has busted out its collection of tools and disassembled one of these new Mac Pros to take a look inside. If you were hesitant to trust that this would be an easily repairable machine, you might be pleasantly surprised by the results of iFixit's teardown.

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Mac Pro 2019 MPX Module (GPU) unexpectedly easy to upgrade

Mac Pro 2019 MPX Module (GPU) unexpectedly easy to upgrade

Today Apple released a set of videos about their also-newly-released Mac Pro. This is the Mac Pro for late-2019, revealed back in June of 2019. The focus of the most interesting of these videos is the "plug-and-play Mac Pro Expansion Module", aka the "MPX Module", a piece of hardware that Apple says "adds extra graphical power to your Mac Pro." This is the way you switch out your GPU and replace it with a new GPU - it's made to appear simple.

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Mac Pro 2019: Prices, options & the maxed-out monster

Mac Pro 2019: Prices, options & the maxed-out monster

It's new Mac Pro day, and if you've been saving up for Apple's 2019 flagship then now's the time to smash open the piggy-bank and hope you've got enough in there. Apple previously told us that it would be pricing the new macOS desktop from $5,999, but unsurprisingly things get even more expensive when you start checking off the options. Read on for what's on offer - and what a maxed-out Mac Pro will set you back.

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The Mac Pro wheels cost $400

The Mac Pro wheels cost $400

If you want to give your new Mac Pro (2019) a fancy set of roller-skates, be prepared to dig deep. Apple's new pro-spec computer isn't short on headline-worthy specifications, with features like special modular graphics cards and up to 28-core processors, but it's arguably the optional Mac Pro wheels that caused the most consternation back when the new tower was revealed earlier in the year.

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You can now order Apple’s new Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR

You can now order Apple’s new Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR

Apple's new Mac Pro has gone up for order, with the flagship macOS computer bringing along the new Apple Pro Display XDR - and its fiendishly expensive stand - for the ride. Announced earlier this year, the new Mac Pro is a stark departure from its predecessor, though also a nod back to classic models before that - and the reasons users liked them.

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New Apple Mac Pro finally gets an official order date

New Apple Mac Pro finally gets an official order date

Apple's long-anticipated new Mac Pro - along with the Pro Display XDR - has finally got an order date, with the Cupertino company quietly notifying would-be buyers when they can open their wallet. Announced earlier this year, the new Mac Pro brought a marked change in design from its predecessor, stepping away from the controversial "trash can" aesthetic.

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