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Apple has had a busy 2018 having recently debuted the refreshed MacBook Air and Mac mini desktop computer in late October as well as new MacBook Pros over the summer. Along with any new Apple laptop or desktop computer launch always comes new accessories for fans to enjoy. One such accessory is the Blackmagic eGPU Pro that features the Radeon RX Vega 56 GPU inside. This device is meant to give much more graphics processing power to any Mac with a Thunderbolt 3 port. While the manufacturer of the Blackmagic eGPU Pro has made no comment on delaying the device, Apple's webpage for the device has been updated and reflects a delay in shipping until December. No additional details on why the device... Read more...
Now that more systems are launching with Thunderbolt 3 ports, gaming hardware companies are releasing new product to take advantage of the high-speed connection. ZOTAC is the latest prominent hardware manufacturer to enter the fray with two new external GPU (eGPU) enclosures that can accommodate the latest flagship enthusiast graphics cards from AMD and NVIDIA. The regular AMP BOX measures 5.8" x 10.1" x 10.7" (WxLxH) and can accommodate a dual-slot graphics card up to 9 inches in length with a maximum TDP of 250 watts. The AMP BOX MINI is smaller still, coming in at 3.9" x 7.2" x 9.1" (WxLxH), and can accommodate cards rated at up to 150 watts. Those specifications mean the standard AMP BOX... Read more...