Apple has officially unveiled the iMac Pro, and it’s a monster. Priced from $5,000 USD, this monster features a 27-inch Retina 5K display with support for 1 billion colors, up to 18 Intel Xeon processors offering 22 Teraflops of graphics computation, and last, but not least, AMD’s all-new Radeon Pro Vega GPU with 16GB of VRAM, 128GB of ECC RAM, and the capability to host up to 4TB of SSD storage. Continue reading for a hands-on video, more pictures and information.
“We’re thrilled to give developers and customers a sneak peek at iMac Pro. This will be our fastest and most powerful Mac ever, which brings workstation-class computing to iMac for the first time. We re-engineered the whole system and designed an entirely new thermal architecture to pack extraordinary performance into the elegant, quiet iMac enclosure our customers love – iMac Pro is a huge step forward and there’s never been anything like it,” said John Ternus, Apple’s vice president of Hardware Engineering.