Starting at $5999 for the cheapest version, the range-topping machine is a ridiculous beast of a computer, boasting an Intel Xeon heart with 28 processing cores and up to 1.5TB of RAM. And don’t even get us started on the PCIe slots (you get eight of them).
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Obviously, you don’t care about those numbers. If you did, you’d be reading Gearburn. Here on Memeburn all we care about is the fact that the new Mac Pro looks like a kitchen utensil.
Can you guess which one?
Let the internet help you.
— kothiya meet (@__iam_mk) June 4, 2019
Apple what’s GOOOOD
— Mylo (@FENNECPARTY) June 4, 2019
— Trashional Emergency (@MauraSatirical) June 4, 2019
Seriously i thought apple is shifting from electronic device to kitchen utensils
BTW this is the new MAC AND CHEESE
— Rohil Shrestha (@rohil_xtha) June 4, 2019
Twitter users weren’t just upset with the Mac Pro itself. Apple also debuted a $999 screen stand that will support its new 6K monitor.
That Apple Display Stand is $999. It’s a stand, for your $5000 monitor. But the real trick? The display stand adds a headphone jack.
IT’S A 1K DONGLE pic.twitter.com/yDGyPm8Jwv
— Scott Hanselman (@shanselman) June 4, 2019
Just imagine buying an Apple monitor stand for $999 when you can get one from Amazon for $20
(@zuber_everywher) June 4, 2019
You have to admire the balls on Apple to invent (re-design) both the Desktop Monitor Stand & Wall Mount and charge $999 & $199 respectively for them. pic.twitter.com/Fhys7ln3OC
— Daniel McDonald (@DmcDT) June 4, 2019
— How Football Saved Humans – Great Book to Read (@HowHumans) June 3, 2019
Either way, we like the design. That said, the world did think that Apple’s previous Mac Pro resembled a trash can, and we can’t disagree with that one.
WWDC 2019 continues through the week.
Feature image: Apple