“Apple seems to be on a tear with its iPhones and iPads selling well,” Malcolm Manness writes for The Motley Fool. “Thursday, they added another new product to their lineup – the new Mac Pro, and it also seems to be off to a fantastic start.”
“The Mac Pro line has always been Apple’s high-end desktop computers aimed at graphics and video professionals, but the new model astounded the technical world with its revolutionary design,” Manness writes. “The new design is the first major upgrade in many years, the aluminum tower configuration having been originated in the PowerPC processor days. There is nothing like it in the marketplace, not just in design but also in specifications. Perusing both HP and Dell sites, I was unable to come up with any reasonable comparative systems.”
“It seems as though the professional community has been waiting eagerly for the release, because they are now backordered,” Manness writes. “By noon [on Friday] Apple was reporting delivery in February – even for the standard builds. Apparently, they are quite popular.”
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