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Blackmagic eGPU
Thunderbolt 3 external graphics accelerator with Radeon Pro 580

Thunderbolt 3 external graphics processor with Radeon Pro 580

The Blackmagic eGPU is a high performance graphics accelerator for professional software such as DaVinci Resolve, 3D games and VR. Featuring a built-in Radeon Pro 580, the Blackmagic eGPU connects to your computer via Thunderbolt 3, gives you an HDMI output, 85W of power, another Thunderbolt 3 connection as well as four USB 3.1 connections, all in an integrated design that’s optimized for performance and quiet operation! Now you can accelerate your DaVinci Resolve workflow and make 3D games and VR look more realistic than ever. The Blackmagic eGPU brings high-end desktop graphics processing to your laptop!

Screamingly Quiet Performance

Accelerate everything from video editing, VR and the latest 3D games!

The Blackmagic eGPU is incredibly flexible and can be used to improve both graphics performance and to accelerate computational tasks. It’s perfect for accelerating pro app creative workflows such as editing, color correction and visual effects with DaVinci Resolve. When it comes to image processing, the Blackmagic eGPU adds the performance to make games and VR look more realistic than ever. You get higher resolution images, higher frame rate gameplay, better lighting and more detailed textures for truly immersive experiences!

Elegant Aluminum Design

Complete docking solution for high performance and monitoring

The iconic design of the Blackmagic eGPU is elegant yet extremely functional. Extruded as a single piece of aluminum, the Blackmagic eGPU features a machine anodized finish and a unique thermal grill that’s designed for balanced airflow, convection cooling and efficient heat dissipation. This allows the variable speed fan to run more slowly, resulting in super quiet operation as low as 18dB. The Blackmagic eGPU also features a soft glowing LED that casts a pool of light through the base to let you know it’s powered on and ready for action.

Elegant Aluminum Design

Complete docking solution for high performance and monitoring

The iconic design of the Blackmagic eGPU is elegant yet extremely functional. Extruded from a single piece of aluminum, the Blackmagic eGPU features a machine anodized finish and a unique thermal grill that’s designed for balanced airflow, convection cooling and efficient heat dissipation. This allows the variable speed fan to run more slowly, resulting in super quiet operation as low as 18dB. The Blackmagic eGPU also features a soft glowing LED that casts a pool of light through the base to let you know it’s powered on and ready for action.

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Radeon Pro 580

Incredible graphics performance!

The Blackmagic eGPU features a Radeon Pro 580 graphics processor that delivers stunning graphics and incredible computational performance. You get 8GB of GDDR5 RAM, 256-bit memory bandwidth and 36 discreet compute units for up to 5.5 teraflops of processing power. The Radeon Pro 580 can fill a massive 38.4 billion textured pixels per second! Plus, you get support for Metal graphics technology from Apple, which provides near-direct access to the GPU for maximizing graphics and compute performance with games and applications!

MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2016), Intel Core i7 dual-core 3.3 GHz, Intel Iris Graphics 550, macOS 10.13.6, Ultra HD resolution

MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2016), Intel Core i7 quad-core 2.9GHz, Radeon Pro 460 / Intel HD Graphics 530, macOS 10.13.6, Ultra HD resolution

Thunderbolt 3

Latest Generation Thunderbolt 3

Fast 40Gb/s single cable connection to your computer!

Built on revolutionary 40Gb/s Thunderbolt 3 technology, the Blackmagic eGPU connects to your computer using a single cable for both power and data. The incredible speed of Thunderbolt 3 makes it possible to transfer massive amounts of data from the computer to the Blackmagic eGPU for image processing and acceleration. There’s even a second Thunderbolt 3 connection for connecting high resolution displays such as the LG 5K display which gives you incredible image resolution, contrast and color depth!

Latest Connections
1Built in USB hub supports 4 USB devices
2Two high speed 40 Gb/s Thunderbolt 3 ports
3HDMI 2.0 for monitoring up to 4K
485W power for charging your computer

Latest Connections

Thunderbolt 3, USB 3.1 and HDMI at 4K

In addition to graphics and computational acceleration, the Blackmagic eGPU is also the perfect hub for connecting devices such as keyboards, mice, Thunderbolt monitors, big screen HDMI televisions, high speed storage and more. You get two Thunderbolt 3 connections, a built in 4 port USB hub and HDMI which supports 4K output. Plus, the connections are ergonomically spaced which makes it easy to connect and disconnect your peripherals quickly!

Built in USB hub supports 4 USB devices Two high speed 40 Gb/s Thunderbolt 3 ports HDMI 2.0 for monitoring up to 4K 85W power for charging your computer
Power Supply

Massive Power Supply

85W of down stream power charges your laptop while you work!

The Blackmagic eGPU has a massive built in power supply that powers the GPU while also providing 85W of dedicated power via Thunderbolt 3 to charge your laptop computer! The power supply works from 100V to 240V so it can be used anywhere in the world and features a standard IEC power connector. Best of all, because the power supply is built in, there’s no extra power brick or cables needed!

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Creative Professionals

Perfect for Creative Professionals

Accelerates DaVinci Resolve 15 performance!

The Blackmagic eGPU has been specifically designed to address the needs of professional video editors, Hollywood colorists and visual effects artists who need to remain mobile, but want the power of a desktop class GPU added to their MacBook Pro. The Blackmagic eGPU is always ready for use, simply by plugging in the Thunderbolt 3 cable. Now when you run DaVinci Resolve 15 you get increased performance for editing with more real time effects, color correction with more nodes and spectacular visual effects. Plus you get connections for docking into 2 extra monitors, a keyboard and mouse! DaVinci Resolve 15 also fully supports multiple GPUs, as well as Apple’s Metal technology so it’s the best way to get the full benefit of the Blackmagic eGPU. You can download DaVinci Resolve now, free of charge, so you get the best editing, color correction, audio post and visual effects solution available! Learn more about DaVinci Resolve 15

Blackmagic eGPU

Blackmagic eGPU

Thunderbolt 3 external graphics processor with Radeon Pro 580

Now you can bring desktop class graphics and computational acceleration to your laptop computer! The Blackmagic eGPU features a Radeon Pro 580 graphics processor that accelerates professional applications such as DaVinci Resolve and makes 3D games and VR look more realistic and play at much higher frame rates. It’s an expansion hub to power and charge your laptop, plus you get docking support for 2 additional displays via HDMI and Thunderbolt 3. Four additional USB 3.1 ports are included for devices such as keyboards, mice, and other peripherals! Available now exclusively on Apple.com and in select Apple Retail stores worldwide.

US$699

Price in USD and excludes tax and duties

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