Kanex Unveils New Family of Thunderbolt Cables
BREA, CA, Dec 18, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
Kanex(R), a leader of innovative Apple(R) and iOS connectivity
solutions for homes and businesses worldwide, today announced a new
lineup of Thunderbolt(TM) cables. The new Thunderbolt to Thunderbolt
cable lineup will include four lengths including .5M, 1M, 2M and 3M.
These cables help provide high-speed data transfers for Thunderbolt
Kanex Thunderbolt cables help users transfer full-length HD movies in
30 seconds or back up one year of continuous MP3 music in just
minutes*. With 10 Gbps transfer rates, Thunderbolt is about ten times
faster than USB 2.0.
"The number of devices being equipped with Thunderbolt technology is
growing and there have been many customer requests for a variety of
cable lengths," said Kelvin Yan, president of Kanex. "Our customers
are looking for solutions to satisfy their office, classroom or
business environments and with our new length options; we have cables
to meet their needs."
The new cables connect Thunderbolt-compatible Macs and PCs with
Thunderbolt-equipped peripherals such as hard drives, high-resolution
displays, audio/video devices and more through a single, compact
port. It sets new standards for speed, flexibility and simplicity.
Like a super-highway with two-express lanes, Kanex Thunderbolt cables
support PCI Express (data) and Display Port (video). Thunderbolt
technology supports fast data transfer with two independent channels
of 10 gigabits per second (Gbps) each. Users can also daisy-chain up
to six high-speed devices without using a hub.
Thunderbolt cables are compatible with MacBook Air(TM), MacBook
Pro(TM), iMac(TM), Mac mini(TM) and other PCs with Thunderbolt ports.
Pricing and Availability:
Kanex .5M, 1M, 2M and 3M cables are
immediately available at our website at
-- .5M - MSRP $43
-- 1M - MSRP $46
-- 2M - MSRP $49
-- 3M - MSRP $69
Kanex is a leader of innovative Apple and iOS
connectivity solutions for homes and businesses worldwide. Kanex is
dedicated to advancing technology by investing in tomorrow's future.
Leveraging its deep-rooted commitment to the consumer electronics
industry, Kanex continues to design and develop products that fit the
individual, the house, the business and the environment. More
information can be found on the web at www.kanexlive.com.
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Kanex is a trademarks or registered trademarks of Apogee Inc. and/or
its affiliates in the U.S. and other countries. Third-party
trademarks mentioned are the property of their respective owners. The
use of the word partner does not imply a partnership relationship
between Apogee Inc. and any other company.
*Source: Thunderbolt Community:
562-501-9380 x124 (w)
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