Elgato new Thunderbolt 3 Dock Is Now Available For Sale
If you are really looking to buy 4K displays side by side, Elgato recently announced its Thunderbolt 3 Dock for the latest MacBook Pros, which was first introduced at CES 2017, and now the company has officially announced that Elgato Thunderbolt 3 Dock will be available for sale on June 6 for $230 in the US, Europe and Australia. This dock comes out with two a DisplayPortUSB 3.0 ports, and two USB-C ports, as well as an Ethernet port for the Wi-Fi adverse.
Elgato’s Thunderbolt 3 Dock, designed to work with the new 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro models Apple introduced back in October. This new dock is able to gives up to 85w of power as well as charge a MacBook Pro while also offering multiple ports for connecting displays and accessories. It can also drive one 5K display through the Thunderbolt 3 port or two 4K displays simultaneously at 60Hz using the DisplayPort and a Thunderbolt 3 port.
Here is a recap of how Thunderbolt 3 Dock expands MacBook Pro I/O:
- 2x Thunderbolt 3 with support for:
- Thunderbolt (40 Gb/s)
- Device Power (up to 15 W)
- Computer Charging (up to 85 W)
- DisplayPort (up to 4K at 60 Hz)
- USB 3.1 Gen 2 (up to 10 Gb/s)
- 1x DisplayPort with support for:
- HDMI 1.4b (up to 4K at 30 Hz)
- DisplayPort 1.2 (up to 4K at 60 Hz)
- 3x USB 3.0 (1.5 A, USB Battery Charging 1.2 & UASP)
- 1x 3.5 mm Microphone Input (mono)
- 1x 3.5 mm Headphone Output (amplified analog stereo)
- 1x Power Input (DC 20 V, 8.5 A)
You can add the Thunderbolt 3 Dock to your Amazon wish list and sign up to receive an email when it is available to purchase. The previous version, the Thunderbolt 2 Dock is still available for about $190.Elgato’s Thunderbolt 3 Dock.