- Universal connectivity with Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 ports
- Shocking speeds up to 170MB/s
- Fan-free aluminum heat sink design
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reply to Neil 03/13/2013
This review is from: LaCie d2 4TB USB 3.0 / Thunderbolt External Hard Drive 9000303 Silver
You will NEVER see that 10Gb/s, that is the maximum throughput that the Thunderbolt port is capable of, the hard drive inside this external unit is still a spinning platter drive, so, since it is the slow point, you might get to see between 50-100Mb/s in transfer speeds. It's the hard drive inside that's slowing it down. Use an SSD in a thunderbolt enclosure and you will see 3-5 times that speed.
People should read up on technology before buying it!
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