Is this a Thunderbolt drive?

Will this work by connecting the thunderbolt port in the back to the thunderbolt port on a mac without using eSATA?

  • Asked by Anthony A from Monroe
  • Jan 13, 2013
LaCie eSATA Hub Thunderbolt Series

LaCie eSATA Hub Thunderbolt Series

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2 Answers from the Community

  • Answer

    No, this device is only a hub that allows connecting up to two eSATA drives to the device which are then connected to a Thunderbolt equipped computer over Thunderbolt. It does not have any built-in storage.

    • Answered by Spencer P from Seattle
    • Sep 11, 2014
  • That's the whole purpose. From Apples web site -

    "With the LaCie eSATA Hub Thunderbolt Series you can now connect eSATA drives to your Thunderbolt-compatible Mac. Simply attach up to two drives to the Hub, which then connects to the Thunderbolt port on your Mac."

    The second Thunderbolt connection allows you to daisy chain a second thunderbolt device.

    • Answered by Larry W from Calgary
    • Jan 20, 2013