Apple Unveils New Pro Display XDR

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Pro Display XDR features a 32-inch Retina 6K display with P3 wide and 10-bit colour, 1,600 nits of peak brightness, 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio and a super-wide viewing angle.

The new display features a 32-inch LCD panel with a 6016 x 3384 Retina 6K resolution and more than 20 million pixels. The Pro Display XDR delivers a nearly 40 percent more screen real estate than a Retina 5K display.

It includes a P3 wide colour gamut and true 10-bit colour for over 1 billion colours. Pro Display XDR also features the industry’s best polariser technology, delivering a superwide, colour-accurate, off-axis viewing angle, so now multiple people can view more accurate content simultaneously.

To manage reflected light, Pro Display XDR has an industry-leading anti-reflective coating and offers an innovative new matte option called nano-texture, with glass etched at the nanometer level for low reflectivity and less glare.

The new Pro Display XDR uses a direct backlighting system with a large array of LEDs that produce 1,000 nits of full-screen brightness and 1,600 nits of peak brightness, far surpassing that of a typical display.

It includes an advanced thermal system that uses its aluminium lattice pattern as a heat sink, Pro Display XDR can sustain 1,000 nits of full-screen brightness indefinitely, something that has never been possible before on a display with this resolution.

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Apple Mac Pro 2019 with Pro Display XDR

The Pro Display XDR will be available this Spring but pricing for Australia has not yet been announced. US pricing for Pro Display XDR starts at $4,999, the Pro Stand is $999 and the VESA Mount Adapter is $199.

The extreme pricing for the monitor stand has been mocked widely on social media.