• Apple and Blackmagic designed this eGPU to turbocharge MacBook Pros

    5 monthes ago - By TechRadar

    Apple announced external GPU support for Macs at WWDC 2017 , and now the company teamed up with the cinema company Blackmagic to develop a new eGPU designed specifically for the new MacBook Pros announced today. Simply named the Blackmagic eGPU, this external graphics card enclosure is powered by a AMD Radeon Pro 580 featuring 8GB of video memory, 256-bit memory bandwidth and 36 discrete compute units for a total of 5.5 teraflops of processing power. According to Apple, the Blackmagic eGPU will deliver 2.8 times faster graphics performance on the 15-inch MacBook Pro and 8 times faster on...
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  • New MacBook Pros are the most powerful laptops Apple has ever made

    New MacBook Pros are the most powerful laptops Apple has ever made

    5 monthes ago - By Digital Trends

    Apple's new MacBook Pros are the most powerful laptops the company has ever released. With support for up to 4TB of storage and 32GB of RAM, each system comes with an Intel eighth-generation CPU, ranging for Core i5, to i9.
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  • Apple and BlackMagic's new eGPU is the quiet solution to your MacBook's lame graphics

    Apple and BlackMagic's new eGPU is the quiet solution to your MacBook's lame graphics

    5 monthes ago - By The Next Web

    Apple's computers have never exactly been known for their graphics prowess, but the last year or two the company has taken the opportunity to improve its standing with official support for external GPUs connected via Thunderbolt 3. Fresh from releasing newly updated MacBooks, the company has collaborated with film hardware company Blackmagic on a $699 eGPU. Before you scoff at the price, there's one difference compared to other eGPU solutions: this one actually includes the graphics card. Specifically, the Blackmagic eGPU comes with a Radeon Pro 580 sporting 8GB of memory, which is roughly...
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