What's the benefit of using Thunderbolt instead of the backwards-compatible USB3?
CES 2012 Week Best known for its TV tuners, Germany's Elgato is moving into the storage biz. Announced at the Consumer Electronics Shows (CES) today: a Thunderbolt-connected SSD. Elgato Thunderbolt SSD The solid-state drive is packed into a stylish casing that's the same size as your average portable hard drive. But …
Monday 9th January 2012 15:15 GMT BristolBachelor
Another single-port TB peripheral :(
Yet again, there is another TB peripheral that has completely missed the point of TB; It only has 1 port. That means you get to choose which ONE peripheral you want to use by plugging it into the ONE TB port on your computer.
In my case; I choose to use my DisplayPort monitor, so this SSD can stay in the shop.
As an aside, is this really a TB SSD, or is it just a SATA SSD and a TB interface card in a box?
Monday 9th January 2012 20:27 GMT Havin_it
Friday 13th January 2012 20:34 GMT Dave Jewell