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Nov 29, 2006, 02:10 PM
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Nov 29, 2006, 02:15 PM
There is a much more detailed photo set over at Powermax (http://www.powermax.com/articles_reviews/article.php?id=43).

Dec 1, 2006, 01:59 PM

is that the GPU card in the bottom of the picture?

Dec 2, 2006, 04:30 AM
Was able to do a quick Mac OS X Server install on a Quad 2.0 (standard config).
I didn't have much time to play around with it yet, but one thing surprised me a bit: it was very loud (louder than the Xserve G5 IIRC)
Not that it matters becasue Xserves will usually not be used in someone's office or living room ;) , but I thought that as the Mac Pro was so incredibly quiet that this Xserve wouldn't need that much fan noise.

Top of the loud list: Xserve G4 :p