Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday December 27, 2013

Mac Pro Costs Less than DIY PC...Thanks To AMD?

Rob Williams and the crew over at Techgage say that the new Mac Pro is cheaper to build than a homebrew PC and the blame lies with AMD.

Word’s out that Apple’s latest Mac Pro costs less than an equal-configured do-it-yourself PC, but as we’ve discovered, this is one of those cases where there’s more than meets the eye. Has Apple finally loosened up on its famed "Apple Tax"? Not so. Instead, the attractive pricing of the latest Mac Pro owes its thanks to none other than AMD.