The portable Thunderbolt™ 2 PCIe expansion box provides an additional PCIe slot for systems that do not support or have enough available space for expansion cards. The external Thunderbolt 2 connection allows you to daisy-chain up to 5 additional Thunderbolt devices, making this the ideal plug and play companion especially when you have to take your system with you. Replacing the card is a simple matter of removing three hand tightening screws, so no tools are required.
- Two Thunderbolt™ 2 ports for lightning fast speeds of up to 20Gb/s
- 1 PCIe (x16) slot supporting half-length, full-height, double-width cards
- 4 lane PCI Express 2.0 compliant interface at 5.0Gbps
- Removable back panel for double-width cards
- Daisy-chain up to 6 Thunderbolt™ devices
- Durable and rugged aluminum casing
- No tools required for installation
|Model No.||AKiTiO Thunder2 PCIe Box|
· Thunderbolt™ technology
|Case material||· High quality aluminum with metal chassis|
|Application||· 1 x PCIe card
· Supports half-length, full-height and double-width cards
· PCIe (x16) slot provides a maximum of 25W
· Does NOT support graphic cards
|RAID mode||Not applicable|
|Interface/Ports||· 2x Thunderbolt™ 2 ports
· 1x internal PCIe (x16) slot with 4 lane PCI Express interface
|Data transfer||· Thunderbolt™ 2 interface up to 20Gbps|
|System requirements (PC)||Not supported|
|System requirements (Mac)||· Mac OS 10.9 or above
· Computer with Thunderbolt connector
|System environment||· Operating Temperature: 5°C ~ 35°C
· Storage Temperature: -20°C ~ 60°C
· Relative Humidity: 5% ~ 95% (non-condensing)
|Power supply||· External power adapter (UL, cUL, CE, FCC, BSMI, TUV approved)
· Input: AC 100-240V, 50Hz-60Hz
· Output: DC +12V/5A
|Fan noise level||· 23 dB(A)|
|Dimensions (LxWxH)||· 9.17 inches x 5.87 inches x 2.99 inches
· 23.3cm x 14.9cm x 7.6cm
|Package contents||· AKiTiO Thunder2 PCIe Box
· Thunderbolt cable
· Power adapter
· Setup guide
|Carton/Packing||· Retail Box Size: 12.4 x 12 x 4.9 in. (31.5 x 30.5 x 12.5 cm)
· Carton Size (6pcs per carton): 25.6 x 15.7 x 13.8 in. (65 x 40 x 35 cm)
|Remarks||· The maximum real world performance of this Thunderbolt 2 device is 1375MB/s.
· This Thunderbolt product is not compatible with Apple’s Boot Camp.
· PCIe card (driver) must be compatible with requirements for Thunderbolt technology (e.g. hot-plug support, recovery from sleep).
· Graphic cards are not supported.