5k monitor for Mac Pro

Discussion in 'Hardware and Peripherals' started by rsej1981, Nov 2, 2017.

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    rsej1981 New Member

    Nov 2, 2017
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    Hey Guys,

    I am getting a new 12 core Mac Pro this weekend. I would like to get a 5k monitor for it. The LG that Apple recommends has terrible reviews and all kind of problems. Is there another 5k monitor out there that the Mac Pro will run with little to no problems? Does anybody have any recommendations?

    Thanks in advance
    rsej1981, Nov 2, 2017
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    Cory Cooper Moderator

    May 19, 2004
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    Hello and welcome.

    It looks like most of the issues are with folks running that display with MacBook Pros, not Mac Pros. Also, the Mac Pro's graphics card isn't supported for the actual 5K 5120 x 2880 @ 60Hz resolution of the LG...the maximum for it is 3840 x 2160 @ 60Hz.

    I am not familiar with any other displays to recommend...sorry.

    Cory Cooper, Nov 5, 2017
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