The system features two Thunderbolt ports, enabling the connection of up to six Thunderbolt peripherals such as additional G-RAID drives, a high-resolution display and professional video capture devices. The G-RAID with Thunderbolt drive delivers up to 280MB/sec sustained throughput for handling multi-stream compressed HD workflows, including REDCODE, DVCPro HD, XDCAM HD and ProRes 422. It can also transfer a full-length, high-definition, internet-ready H.264 movie in less than a minute.
According to G-Technology, the new G-RAID with Thunderbolt family offers up to 280MB/sec sustained throughput, it is Time Machine ready for plug-and-play setup on Mac OS and it comes in 8TB, 6TB and 4TB capacities.
G-Technology's new G-RAID with Thunderbolt drive family is currently available in Apple Stores. The manufacturer's suggested retail price for the 8TB drive is $999.99, 6TB is $849.99 and 4TB is $699.99. The systems are backed by a three-year limited factory warranty.