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Re: Firewire on a Mac: What are the advantages?
      13/06/11 08:03 AM
Quote Jeraldo:

Quote John Willett:



My latest version MacBook Pro (one month old) does have Firewire 800 - it also has the new blisteringly fast Thunderbolt socket.

Seagate will be doing a Thunderbolt cable for their GoFlex range this Autumn.




John or anyone-so, on these MBPs is there two of these ports (1 for external display, 1 for anything else) are do you have to bring your own hub/daisy chain, etc.? Sorry, I haven't thought to look closely at one of these yet.




There is one Thunderbolt port on my 13" MacBook Pro.

But it is capable of two channels at 10Gbps (Firewire 800 is a single channel at 800Mbps).

No doubt Thunderbolt hubs will become available.

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* Firewire on a Mac: What are the advantages? PeasantPunch 08/06/11 05:40 PM
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