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BaM™ Product Highlight: OWC ThunderBlade™

Mon 25, 11 2019

OWC ThunderBlade™

OWC's extreme performance award-winning ThunderBlade™ might just be the ultimate working drive for media professionals. In terms of pure transfer speed, ThunderBlade is the fastest external drive OWC has ever made.

When performance is everything:

  • Data transfer speed up to 2800MB/s1
  • Capacities up to 8TB
  • Daisy chain up to 6 Thunderbolt 3 devices
  • Rugged portability in a sleek design
  • Includes a custom-fit ballistic hard-shell case
  • OWC 3 Year Limited Warranty

More Powerful Than Users Imagine

In a fast-paced, professional environment, time is money and performance is everything. The success of a project depends on quick data processing and demands performance and efficiency working with uncompressed, high bandwidth content streams. ThunderBlade delivers the performance to match — capable of transfer speeds up to 2800MB/s1. And with SoftRAID, two ThunderBlades can reach dizzying heights up to 3800MB/s1.

At Home on the Road

Designed to be rugged and dependable as well as blazing fast, ThunderBlade is equally at home on the road, on set or in the edit suite. Compact and tough enough to withstand rough treatment between locations; it comes with its own ballistic hard-shell case for even greater protection. And with two Thunderbolt 3 ports, ThunderBlade is a perfect fit for a daisy-chain workflow.

A product offering very high speed data transfers which is already proven in use. A valuable tool for creatives to capture large files efficiently.

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Pro-Tips: Daisy-Chaining with Thunderbolt Devices

With the ability to run up to six devices per port, Thunderbolt ports amplify laptops and desktops with peripheral power.

Workflow and Storage Solutions for Pros

Whether finishing and mastering, creating proxies or working with state-of-the-art VFX and AR, creative professionals need dependable tech that keeps pace with work demands. OWC’s ThunderBlade storage solution covers every angle, delivering processing speeds up to 2800MB/s1, capacity for all five levels of RAID, and the freedom to daisy-chain and hot-swap.

Windows Workflow

The ThunderBlade fully supports Windows workflows as well. When using Windows Storage Spaces users can pool the four internal drives together with support for all the Storage Spaces configuration options including the ability to add another ThunderBlade to expand a storage pool on the fly.

ThunderBlade is rigorously quality tested and backed by OWC’s 3 Year OWC Limited Warranty plus award-winning, 24/7 customer support.

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