Apple Mac Studio M2 Max 30-GPU (2023)
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Apple iMac Pro 27" 18-Core Vega 64X (2017)

Product comparison with benchmarks

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Device Information

Silver Colours Space Grey
1,999 $ / 2,399 € Price from 8,099 $ / 9,079 €
Q2/2023 Release date Q4/2017

Processor

Apple M2 Max Name Intel Xeon W-2191B
Apple Manufacturer Intel
12 / 12 Cores / Threads 18 / 36
3.50 GHz Frequency 2.30 (4.30) GHz
5 nm Structure 14 nm
M2 (Avalanche / Blizzard) Architecture Cascade Lake SP
Q1/2023 Release date Q3/2017

Memory

32 - 64 GB Memory Size 32 - 256 GB
LPDDR5 6400 Memory Type DDR4 2666
409.6 GB/s Memory Bandwith --
No Upgradeable? Yes

Graphic card

Apple M2 Max - 30 GPU Cores Name AMD Radeon Pro Vega 64X
Internal Type Dedicated
1.40 GHz Frequency 1.25 (1.47) GHz
96.00 GB Memory Size 16.00 GB
LPDDR5 Memory Type HBM2
5 nm Structure 14 nm
Q1/2023 Release date Q1/2017

Screen

-- Size 27.0 inch
Resolution 5120 x 2880 @ 60 Hz (218 ppi)
-- Ratio 16:9
-- Technology IPS
-- Max. Brightness 500 nits
No HDR support No
No Always On Display No
7680 × 4320 @ 60 Hz 1. external display 5120 x 2880 @ 60 Hz
6016 x 3384 @ 60 Hz 2. external display 5120 x 2880 @ 60 Hz
6016 x 3384 @ 60 Hz 3. external display --

Storage

512 - 8,192 GB Size 1,024 - 4,096 GB
SSD Type SSD
PCIe Interface PCIe
No Upgradeable? Yes
-- 2. drive --
SDXC (UHS-II) Card reader SDXC

Network

802.11ax (WLAN 6E) Wireless LAN 802.11ac
10 Gbit LAN 10 Gbit
Bluetooth 5.3 Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0
-- Cellular --

Camera

-- Front camera 2.1 MP, 1080p
-- Back camera 1 --
-- Back camera 2 --
-- Back camera 3 --

Ports

1x HDMI --
-- DVI --
-- DistplayPort --
4x USB-C (Thunderbolt 4, DisplayPort, USB 4, USB 3.1 Gen 2) Thunderbolt 4x USB-C (Thunderbolt 3, DisplayPort, USB 3.1 Gen 2)
2x USB 3.0 USB 4x USB 3.0
6x (4x Thunderbolt 4 / 2x USB 3.1 Gen 2) USB-C 4x (Thunderbolt 3)
-- Lightning --
-- Other 1x Nbase?T Ethernet

Dimensions / Housing

95 mm Height 516 mm
197 mm Width 650 mm
197 mm Depth 203 mm
2,700 g Weight 9,700 g
Aluminium Housing Material --
-- Glas Type --
-- IP Protection Class --

Additional data

-- Part-no A1862
-- Ident-No: iMacPro1,1
-- EMC-No: 3144
-- Security features --
Link to manufacturer data sheet Link to manufacturer

Benchmark results

Geekbench 6 - Single Core

Geekbench 5 is a multi-system benchmark and measures the performance of a computer. Geekbench version 5 contains new test fields such as augmented reality applications and calculations for machine learning.




Geekbench 6 - Multi Core

Geekbench 5 is a multi-system benchmark and measures the performance of a computer. Geekbench version 5 contains new test fields such as augmented reality applications and calculations for machine learning.




Geekbench 5 - Single Core

Geekbench 5 is a multi-system benchmark and measures the performance of a computer. Geekbench version 5 contains new test fields such as augmented reality applications and calculations for machine learning.




Geekbench 5 - Multi Core

Geekbench 5 is a multi-system benchmark and measures the performance of a computer. Geekbench version 5 contains new test fields such as augmented reality applications and calculations for machine learning.




Cinebench R23 - Single Core

Cinebench R23 is the latest version of Maxon's render benchmark. It is based on the Cinema 4D application, which is used to generate 3D shapes. We use the single-core as well as the multi-core test.




Cinebench R23 - Multi Core

Cinebench R23 is the latest version of Maxon's render benchmark. It is based on the Cinema 4D application, which is used to generate 3D shapes. We use the single-core as well as the multi-core test.




FP32 Performance (Single-precision TFLOPS) - FP32 (TFLOPS)

The theoretical computing power of the graphics card with single precision (32 bit) in TFLOPS. TFLOPS indicates how many trillion FP32 floating point operations the graphics card (GPU) can perform per second. The larger this number, the faster the graphics card is.




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