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New Apple hardware announced before Moscone.
In a move some pundits found surprising Apple today announced new 8-core servers. Both the 'Mac Pro' and the 'Xserve' will now sport new quad core Intel Xeon 'Harpertown' processors - two to a box.
Apple are promising double the performance over earlier models.
Based on Intel's new 45 nanometre architecture the units can achieve a speed of up to 3.2 Ghz.
Prices start at $2799 for the Mac Pro and $2999 for the Xserve.
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