It can power devices, and connect to 4K peripherals.
But Thunderbolt’s had six years to go mainstream, a combination of high cost and low availability have hampered its success.
“I’ve finished the lyrics for that, and it will make the album,” Biff told Eonmusic.
“I asked bassist Nibbs Carter to write me a song that was similar to Motorhead, and he did. That’s when we first met them – on the Bomber tour we supported them.
This configuration will support up to six interfaces, or provide one bus for interfaces and another for hard drives.
While it is assumed that using multiple Thunderbolt adapters on the Retina Mac Book Pro is possible, we have not tested this configuration and can not certify its performance at this time.
The dock even comes equipped for security with a slim lock slot.
As a case study, look at last fall’s Mac Book Pro update.
The cheapest Thunderbolt 3 cable in the Apple Store currently costs .
And Thunderbolt 3 accessories tend to ring up at significantly higher sums than their USB 3.1 counterparts. Thirty bucks for any cable makes for a hard sell.“Cost is always a consideration,” says Ziller.
It ditched Apple’s Mag Safe charging standard in favor of USB-C/Thunderbolt 3, allowing users to power their laptops, connect to a Thunderbolt Display, and transfer data all through the same port.“There always have been and probably will continue to be some wired ports on even the thinnest and lightest computers,” says Ziller.
“So having a single port that really do everything that you need is our vision for Thunderbolt 3.”Making Thunderbolt 3 easier to incorporate may help drive adoption, but lowering the cost would as well.