NVIDIA today announced a GeForce 8800 GT upgrade kit is now available for the Apple Mac Pro computer.
Priced at $279, the GeForce 8800 GT upgrade kit allows first-generation Mac Pro users to optimize their Mac with the same powerful solution already available in second-generation Mac Pro systems to deliver powerful graphics processing for the most demanding professional and consumer applications.
â€œThe computer is more visual than ever, and Mac users in particular demand an exceptional visual experience,â€ said Ujesh Desai, general manager of GeForce desktop GPU business at NVIDIA. â€œAdding a GeForce 8800 GT to the first-generation Mac Pro system will deliver a major graphics boost, resulting in faster processing for a complete range of visual computing applications.â€
The award-winning NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT features 112 high-powered processing cores and supports dual 30-inch Apple Cinema HD displays. Compatible with any Intel-based Mac Pro, the GeForce 8800 GT includes NVIDIAâ€™s video processing technology which offloads H.264 decode enabling silky smooth playback of high-definition video.