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Elgato’s Thunderbolt 3 Dock arrives on June 6

Elgato has announced that its Thunderbolt 3 Dock will be available in the U.S., Europe and Australia on June 6. It’s designed for laptop users who need a multi-monitor workstation with high-speed expansion options and secure networking.

The Thunderbolt 3 Dock connects and charges your MacBook Pro using one cable. It provides two Thunderbolt 3 ports: one to connect and charge your computer, and one to extend the versatility of Thunderbolt further.

Featuring a DisplayPort, the dock will drive up to two additional displays without compromising their 4k resolution at 60Hz frame rates, according to the folks at OWC. The Thunderbolt 3 Dock is equipped with three USB 3.0 ports to ensure that multiple devices can be operated at full speed. 

A 15-inch MacBook Pro is charged at 85W, USB-C accessories receive up to 15W of power, while the built-in USB 3.0 ports provide boosted charging for your iPad or iPhone. What’s more, there are an integrated Gigabit Ethernet port, an amplified audio output and a separate microphone input.

Elgato Thunderbolt 3 Dock will cost $299.95 and come with 1.6-footThunderbolt 3 cable that enables up to 40 Gb/s throughput and full power delivery.

Dennis Sellers
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Dennis Sellers is the editor/publisher of Apple World Today. He’s been an “Apple journalist” since 1995 (starting with the first big Apple news site, MacCentral). He loves to read, run, play sports, and watch movies.