Model Detail - Mac Pro "Eight Core" 3.0GHz (2007)

The model Mac Pro "Eight Core" 3.0, with Model ID: MacPro2,1 (Gen 1) is an upgrade from the original Mac Pro (MacPro1,1). It gets it's heartbeat from two 3GHz Quad Core Xeon X5365 Clovertown processors with 8MB of dedicated level 2 cache per processor, a 128-bit SSE3 vector engine and 1.33GHz 64bit dual frontside buses.

The base factory configuration is 1.0GB DDR2-667 (PC2-5300) ECC "fully-buffered" FB-DIMM memory. The FBDIMM spec for these models includes large fully finned aluminum heat sinks to provide superior cooling. These models also came with a 7200 RPM 250GB 3GB/s SATA hard drive, a double-layer 16X "SuperDrive" plus an NVIDIA GeForce 7300 GT video card with 256MB of GDDR2 SDRAM, 1 dual-link DVI port and 1 single-link DVI port.

Expansion is where these models shine with 8 memory slots, each accepting up to 4GB per slot, yielding 32GB possible maximum. It also has 2 external 5.25" front bays, 4 internal 3.5" drive bays and 4 PCIe slots, 2 Gigabit Ethernet, 5 USB 2.0 ports, 2 Firewire 400 ports, 2 Firewire 800 ports, optical digital audio in/out, AirPort Extreme (802.11g/n), Bluetooth 2.0+EDR, with a modem option.

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MAIN SPECS
Processor Speed 3.0GHz
First Build Date 5/4/2007
Last Build Date 1/8/2008
Built-in Display None
Model Identifier MacPro2,1
Apple Order Number BTO
Apple Model Number A1186 (EMC 2138)
Form Factor Mac Pro
Apple Subfamily Mac Pro
EXPAND / UPGRADE
Standard RAM
Maximum RAM
32GB
RAM Slots8
RAM SpecsPC5300 DDR2-667 ECC FBDIMM
RAM Speed667MHz
Standard Storage Drive
250GB (7200 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive
4TB* X4
Storage Drive Interface Serial ATA (SATA) (3GB/s)
SYSTEM
Processor Type Q. Core Xeon X5365 x2
Processors / Cores 2 (8 Cores)
Geekbench Rating 9239/10835
Turbo Boost Speed N/A
Custom Speeds N/A
Architecture 64-Bit
Processor Upgradeable LGA 771 Sockets
FPU Integrated
Integrated System RAM None
Standard RAM 1GB
Maximum RAM 32GB
RAM Slots 8
RAM Specs PC5300 DDR2-667 ECC FBDIMM
RAM Speed 667MHz
System Bus Speed 1.33GHz
Cache Bus Speed 3GHz (Built-in)
ROM / Firmware Type EFI
EFI Architecture 32-Bit
L1 Cache N/A
L2 / L3 Cache 8MB
VIDEO / GRAPHICS
Video Card GeForce 7300 GT
VRAM Type GDDR2 SDRAM
Standard VRAM 256MB
Maximum VRAM 256MB
Native Resolution 2560x1600
Multi Display Support Up to 8 Displays - Dual/ Mirroring
Multi Display Max Resolution 1920x1200
STORAGE
Standard Storage Drive 250GB (7200 RPM)
Maximum Storage Drive 4TB* X4
Storage Drive Interface Serial ATA (SATA) (3GB/s)
Optical Disk 6X DL
Floppy / Zip Drive None
Ports
AirPort 802.11a/b/g/n (Opt)
Bluetooth 2.0+EDR (Optional)
Video / Multi-IO 2
Thunderbolt Ports / Spec None
USB Ports / Spec 5 (2.0)
Firewire Ports / Spec 2 (400), 2 (800)
Ethernet (RJ-45) Gigabit (x2)
Modem (RJ-11) None
Headphone 1
Microphone None
Audio In 2
Audio Out 2
Keyboard Apple Keyboard
Mouse / Trackpad Mighty Mouse
Expansion Slots 4 PCIe, AP/BL
Expansion Bays 4 3.5
LEGACY PORTS
SCSI None
S-Video Input None
S-Video Output None
Floppy None
ADB None
Serial None
Geoport None
OPERATING SYSTEM
Pre-Installed MacOS OSX 10.4.9 (8P4037)
Maximum MacOS OSX 10.7.5
MacOS 9 Support None
Windows Support Boot/ Virtualization
Minimum Windows XP SP2 (32-Bit)
Maximum Windows Vista, 7 (32-Bit)
POWER
Battery Type N/A
Battery Life N/A
Power Adapter N/A
PHYSICAL
Case Type Tower
Dimensions 20.1 x 8.1 x 18.7
Weight 42.4 lbs. (19.2 kg)
Original Price USD US$3999
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