Will we be able to charge a new MacBook Pro (March 2011 release) from the Cinema Display via thunderbolt (using display port)?

Charging MacBook Pro (March 2011 release) via Thunderbolt

  • Asked by Neil B
  • 10-Mar-2011
QA Apple 27-inch LED Cinema Display

QA Apple 27-inch LED Cinema Display

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  • Answer

    There is a separate Mag-safe cable coming out of the 27” LED display that connects to the Mag-safe charging port on your 2011 Macbook Pro.

    No charging occurs through the Thunderbolt connection.

    The 27" LED Display IS compatible with new 2011 Macbook Pros.

    Thanks ... Ken

    • Answered by Ken G from Beaverton
    • 13-Mar-2011