3.0 GHz, 8GB memory, 512GB flash drive
Apple Mac Pro Memory Price History
Price history for Mac Pro memory at Other World Computing.
- 24GB or 32GB is “set and forget” for most users. Don’t mess with only 12GB on a Mac Pro.
- Up to 48GB can be installed in a 2009-2012 Mac Pro with 4 memory slots.
- Up to 96GB can be installed in a 2009-2012 Mac Pro with 8 memory slots.
Click the graphs to see current prices.
A 96GB kit for 8-slot and 12-core Mac Pros is about twice the 48GB kit price.
A 32GB is a lot less costly than 48GB, and enough for many purposes, but serious Photoshop users should go straight to 48GB.
A 64GB kit for 8-slot and 12-core Mac Pros.
A 96GB kit for 8-slot and 12-core Mac Pros slightlly less than twice the 48GB kit price.
Mac Pro — 24GB as 3 X 8GB
While adequate for some users, 12GB can easily be eaten up by programs like Adobe Photoshop Lightroom. Get 24GB preferentially.