OWC ThunderBlade 8TB External Solid State Drive with Thunderbolt 3 for Mac & PC
In a fast-paced, professional environment, time is money and performance is everything. The success of your project depends on quick data processing, and demands performance and efficiency working with uncompressed, high-bandwidth content streams. ThunderBlade delivers the performance to match - capable of unbelievable transfer speeds up to 2800MB/s read & 2450MB/s write. And with SoftRAID, two ThunderBlades can reach dizzying heights up to 3800MB/s.
Designed to be rugged and dependable as well as blazing fast, ThunderBlade is equally at home on the road, on set or in the edit suite. It's compact and tough enough to withstand even the roughest treatment in between locations, and it comes complete with its own ballistic hard-shell case for even greater protection. And with two Thunderbolt 3 ports, ThunderBlade fits your workflow daisy-chain perfectly.
Buyers note: RAID 4/5/1+0 (10) are currently Mac only. Only RAID 0 and RAID 1 are supported by Windows 10/PC.
- Up to 2800MB/s Read & 2450MB/s Write
- Daisy chain up to 6 Thunderbolt 3 devices
- Rugged portability in a sleek design
- Includes a custom-fit ballistic hard-shell case
Compatible with the devices listed below.
- MacBookPro13,1 MacBookPro13,2
- Core i5, Core i7
- (2.0 GHz, 2.4 GHz, 2.9 GHz, 3.1 GHz, 3.3 GHz)
- MacBookPro14,1 MacBookPro14,2
- Core i5, Core i7
- (2.3 GHz, 2.5 GHz, 3.1 GHz, 3.3 GHz, 3.5 GHz)
- Software Requirements
- macOS 10.13 or later
- Windows 10 or later
- Hardware Requirements
- Minimum: Mac or PC featuring Thunderbolt/Thunderbolt 2 interface
- Recommended (Best Performance): Mac or PC featuring Thunderbolt 3 interface
- Interface (chipset)
- Thunderbolt 3 (Intel DSL6540)
- Drive Interface
- M.2 NVMe (PCIe 3.0)
- Max Data Transfer Rate
- Thunderbolt 3 : 40 Gb/s (or 5000 MB/s)
- Read: Up to 2800MB/s
- Write: Up to 2450MB/s
- 0.0 dB
- Plug & Play
- Housing Colour
- Housing Material
- 676 g (1.42 lbs)
What's in the box?
- 1 x 8TB OWC ThunderBlade
- 1 x 0.5 m Thunderbolt 3 cable
- 1 x Power Supply and cable
- 1 x Ballistic hard-shell case
- 1 x User Guide
- 3 Year Warranty