This $2,900 ThunderBolt 3 dock comes with a 16TB SSD

This $2,900 ThunderBolt 3 dock comes with a 16TB SSD

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Sabrent has released a new Thunderbolt 3 dock, which includes up to 16TB of retention alongside a much emblematic array of dock ports. That retention doesn’t travel cheap, however. Although the 2TB mentation of the docking presumption is listed for $499.99 connected Sabrent’s site, opting for the afloat 16TB of retention sets you backmost an eye-watering $2,900.

That sounds similar a lot, but Sabrent’s dock is combining 2 machine accessories that are already comparatively pricey erstwhile sold individually. One of the best-regarded Thunderbolt 3 docks connected the market, Caldigit’s TS3 Plus, typically retails for betwixt $250 and $300 and doesn’t see immoderate other storage. And 2TB of outer retention tin easy outgo upwards of $200 depending connected the specifications you need.

The dock’s ports. Image: Sabrent

It’s a shame that Sabrent’s caller dock doesn’t enactment the newer Thunderbolt 4 standard, but the institution tells PetaPixel that the planetary spot shortage made it excessively hard to get Thunderbolt 4-capable chips. That means it misses retired connected much precocious features similar being capable to powerfulness an 8K show astatine 60Hz.

But the remainder of Sabrent’s dock’s specs are respectable. There are a brace of Thunderbolt 3 ports connected its rear, and it tin supply up to 96W of powerfulness to an attached laptop. You besides get Gigabit Ethernet, DisplayPort 1.4, and 2 USB Type-A ports connected its rear. Around front, there’s a brace of 3.5mm jacks for headphones and mics, an SD paper slot (with UHS-II speeds for you larboard nerds retired there), a Type-C USB port, and a 3rd Type-A port.

Sabrent’s caller dock is disposable to order connected Amazon now.