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Must-have expansion for iMac/MacBook Pro/Mac mini
Thunderbolt 3 • USB 3 • USB-C • Gigabit Ethernet • Dual Thunderbolt 3 Ports
4K Support • Mini Display Port • Analog sound in/out • Optical sound out
Works on any Mac with Thunderbolt 3
OWC Mercury Helios 2 Dual Bay PCIe Enclosure
Related: Other World Computing, OWC Mercury Helios, storage, Thunderbolt
This enclosure works great and has a quiet fan. In use for months for photography work, it has worked flawlessly and quietly.
UPDATE 21 April 2016: in use for years now with dual OWC Mercury Accelsior E2 PCIe SSDs, it has performed flawlessly.
Use PCIe Cards via Thunderbolt Equipped Computers
The latest addition to the Helios line, the Helios 2 PCIe Expansion Chassis supports two half-length PCIe 2.0 cards, two single-width or one single-width and one double-width card (up to 6.5"), to provide a vast array of I/O and storage choices.
Fast and flexible with throughput up to 20Gb/s, Helios 2 is the perfect way to access high-performance PCIe cards made for video capture/editing, media transcoding, audio processing, and data storage.
- Two Thunderbolt ports
- Expansion slots: (2) PCIe 2.0 x8 (x4 mode)
- Up to 20Gb/s data transfer
- Daisy-chain up to six devices
- One-year warranty