New Thunderbolt 3 offerings12 September 2016
A new Fusion Thunderbolt 3 PCIe flash drive is among the highlights at the Sonnet Technologies stand.
This pocket-sized SSD storage device is capable of transferring data at speeds of more than 2,100MBps, and is equipped with 512GB of flash storage, the company reported.
It connects to a Windows computer with a Thunderbolt 3 port via a user-replaceable captive 0.5m Thunderbolt 3 (40Gbps) cable.
Measuring at 2.8-inches wide by 4.1-inches deep by 1.25-inches tall, it features a fanless aluminium enclosure. The device is bus-powered and requires no power adapter.
Also on display is the first product in the Sonnet SF3 Series of Thunderbolt 3 pro media readers. The SF3 Series — CFast 2.0 card reader features a 40Gbps Thunderbolt 3 interface and dual CFast 2.0 card slots.
According to the company, these features enable the reader to ingest from both cards simultaneously at concurrent data transfer speeds up to 1,100MBps. It’s bus-powered with no power adapter required.
The Echo 15+ Thunderbolt 2 Dock, a docking station for computers with Thunderbolt ports, is also on the stand. The Echo 15+ enables users to connect multiple devices to a central hub, and then connect to all of them with a single cable.