At CES 2013, Belkin announced new upgrades to its Thunderbolt Express Dock. The latest version of the Thunderbolt Express Dock will be on display at the 2013 International CES in the Belkin booth, #30651, in the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center, January 8-11, 2013.
The Belkin Thunderbolt Express Dock eliminates the need to constantly plug and unplug numerous cable connected peripherals to your MacBook Pro or MacBook Air. It provides ultimate portability and enables users to instantly access multiple desktop devices with one cable. The dock allows users to simultaneously connect up to eight desktop devices, watch movies in Full HD 1080p, transfer volumes of data in seconds, and view online content at gigabit Ethernet speeds with just one cable. The Thunderbolt Express Dock provides a much-needed solution that creates a cleaner, faster, more productive workspace and reliable connectivity to desktop devices and the Internet.
Belkin Thunderbolt Express Dock has a SRP of US$299.99 and features:
• Instant access to up to 8 desktop devices with one cable
• Cable-clutter-free design for a cleaner workstation
• 3 USB 3.0 ports
• 1 FireWire 800 port
• 1 Gigabit Ethernet port
• 1 3.5mm-out port
• 1 3.5mm-in port
• 2 Thunderbolt ports (1 upstream, 1 downstream for daisy-chaining up to 5 additional Thunderbolt devices)
The Belkin Thunderbolt Express Dock will be available worldwide in Q1 2013 on belkin.com and at select retailers.
Source: Belkin International, Inc.
MacDailyNews Take: First announced a year ago tomorrow, this thing is vying for the titles of “Most Announced,” “Most Revised,” and “Most Delayed” peripheral of the twenty-teens.
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