Any reports of testing in a 2006 mac pro (version 1,1)?

Has anyone found any reports of success or failure using this new upgrade in the 2006 mac pro (version 1,1)?

  • Asked by Daniel P from Ann Arbor
  • 09-Aug-2010
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Graphics Upgrade Kit for Mac Pro (Mid 2010 or Early 2009)

ATI Radeon HD 5870 Graphics Upgrade Kit for Mac Pro (Mid 2010 or Early 2009)

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2 Answers from the Community

  • Answer

    HI,

    Yes it will work.

    Below are my specs

    2006 Mac Pro 1,1
    2 2.66 Intel Quad Core 5150 processors
    20inch Apple Cinema Display

    It will work with Boot Camp and dual boot software such as rEFIt and Boot Picker.

    • Answered by Alejandro V from Highland Park
    • 07-Feb-2011
  • the card will not work in a 32 bit system,

    • Answered by Daniel C from Cupertino
    • 12-Aug-2010