At $2,799, the standard Mac Pro ships with two 2.8 GHz quad-core Xeon CPUs, an AMD/ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT graphics card with 256 MB of video RAM, a 320 GB SATA hard drive, a 16X SuperDrive DVD burner with dual-layer support, Bluetooth 2.0, 2 GB of 800 MHz DDR2 memory, and Apple's wired aluminum keyboard and Mighty Mouse. Mac Pro ships with OS X Leopard and the iLife '08 personal digital media suite installed.
In its $2,999 standard configuration, Apple's Xserve has a single quad-core, 2.8 GHz CPU, an 80 GB SATA hard drive, 2 GB of 800 MHz DDR2 memory and a slot-loading SuperDrive DVD burner. Both systems have a large catalog of configure-to-order options that are factory-installed and tested by Apple.
The new Mac Pro and Xserve are shipping today via Apple's on-line and retail stores, and through authorized resellers.