If it is used with thunderbolt connection, is it still necessary to use the external power supply? or will the thunderbolt supply the power to it?

  • Asked by Daniel H
  • Jun 4, 2013
LaCie 3TB d2 USB 3.0 Thunderbolt Series Hard Drive

LaCie 3TB d2 USB 3.0 Thunderbolt Series Hard Drive

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  • Answer

    This is not a bus powered drive.

    Yes, you must use the separate external power supply.

    • Answered by Mike M from Beaverton
    • Jun 6, 2013