apple updates mac pro graphics options with amd rdna 2 cards

Apple today updated the graphics card options for its Mac Pro workstation computer. The company has introduced AMD’s latest generation RDNA 2 based graphics cards, replacing the previous Vega II offerings.

The Mac Pro will now offer users a choice of either a Radeon Pro W6900X, a Radeon Pro W6800X, or a Radeon Pro 6800X Duo in addition to the existing 580X, W5500X, and W5700X options.

The Radeon Pro W6900X is the flagship single GPU option. Based on the Radeon RX 6900XT gaming GPU, the Radeon Pro W66900X features the same 80 compute units, 5120 stream processors, and a slightly…