Get desktop-class graphics performance on your MacBook Pro with the Blackmagic eGPU. Featuring the Radeon Pro 580 graphics processor, the Blackmagic eGPU is built to make any Mac with Thunderbolt 3 ports a graphics powerhouse. Enjoy supersmooth gaming, accelerate graphics-intensive pro app workflows, and enable VR experiences or content creation. Built-in I/O connections drive a Thunderbolt 3 display, support multiple accessories, and charge your MacBook Pro at the same time.
Pair the Blackmagic eGPU with the stunning resolution and immaculate visuals of the LG UltraFine 5K Display for the ultimate Mac setup.
Compatible with Mac with Thunderbolt 3 ports
Radeon Pro 580 graphics processor with 8GB of GDDR5 memory
Two Thunderbolt 3 ports
Four USB 3 ports
One HDMI 2.0 port
85W power delivery
What’s in the Box
Thunderbolt 3 Cable (0.5 m)
1.8 m power cable
Cable type: Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C)
Cable length: 1.64 ft. / 0.5 m
Connections: HDMI, Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C), USB
Power Source: AC
Height: 11.59 in./ 29.44 cm
Length: 6.96 in./ 17.68 cm
Width: 6.96 in./ 17.68 cm
Weight: 9.92 lb/ 4.5 kg
Operating System: macOS 10.13.6 High Sierra or later.
UPC or EAN No.: 812497035317
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- MacBook Air (Retina, 13-inch, 2018 and later)
- MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2016 and later)
- MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2016 - 2019)
- MacBook Pro (16-inch, 2019)
- iMac (Retina 4K, 21.5-inch, 2019)
- iMac (Retina 4K, 21.5-inch, 2017)
- iMac (Retina 5K, 27-inch, 2019)
- iMac (Retina 5K, 27-inch, 2017)
- iMac Pro (2017 and later)
- Mac Pro (2019)
- Mac mini (2018)
Answers from the community
current Mac Mini 2011 is plugged into a 4K TV via HDMI... thinking of buying a Mac Mini 2018 plus a Blackmagic eCPU will this work the same way...
1 Answer(current Mac Mini 2011 is plugged into a 4K TV via HDMI... thinking of buying a Mac Mini 2018 plus a Blackmagic eCPU will this work the same way...)
- Asked by James V from Walpole St Peter
- on Jan. 22, 2020
Can you edit footage from the external drives connected through eGPU USB ports? Is the bandwidth high enough?
- Asked by Nebojsa S from Zagreb
- on Jan. 29, 2020
Will this sufficiently maintain power levels on the new 16” MacBook Pro?
- Asked by Jonathan A from Shoreline
- on Nov. 17, 2019
The GPU of the MBP is 50W of your power consumption alone so if you use an eGPU your MBP will only e The GPU of the MBP is 50W of your power consumption alone so if you use an eGPU your MBP will only eat through something in the neighborhood of 40-50W. This is estimating 100W max MBP consumption - 50W for the internal dGPU that you are no longer using.
You will be charging even when under a full load since the MBP consumption will be significantly less than it would without the eGPU.
- Answered by Christopher S from Kyle
- on Dec. 4, 2019
I have a mac pro (late 2012) which I believe has Thunderbolt 2 ports (6). Does this product not work with my mac pro?
- Asked by Carey M from SAVANNAH
- on Jul. 12, 2018
Is the Blackmagic eGPU compatible with a 2012 MacBook Pro, using a thunderbolt 2 to thunderbolt 3 adapter?
- Asked by Kevin S from Swanley
- on Jul. 12, 2018