OWC Mercury Helios PCIe external bay, 2 thunderbolt 1 ports accepts 1 PCIe card. Use PCIe cards with your Thunderbolt Mac and Windows PC. Maximize Your PCIe Card Investment with An External PCIe Slot.A New World of Expansion Flexibility. Using a video, audio, storage, network, or even gaming PCIe card with a Mac Pro or PC desktop is a simple matter of inserting your card into an open slot. But what do you do if you have a laptop or even a space-confined desktop like an iMac or Mac mini that doesn't contain a PCIe slot? The OWC Mercury Helios is an easy to use yet powerful expansion solution that adds an external PCIe slot to your Thunderbolt 1 equipped computer. Now you can maximize your existing PCIe card investment or expand it! While enjoying the flexibility of adding professional-class video production, transcoding, audio processing, data storage, and high-speed network connectivity to your machine. Capture incredibly high-quality audio with a PCIe audio card and then retask Helios 3S with a PCIe SSD card to edit and archive tracks. You can swap cards in minutes, adding a new level of flexibility to your workflow. Capture, Stream, and Share in Seconds. With dual Thunderbolt 1, the Mercury Helios offers the bandwidth needed to support data-intensive 4K capture cards to speed up diverse video workflows such as vlogging. Boost your DAW with external DSP acceleration and run larger mixes with multiple plug-ins. Livestream the action in your gaming sessions or share files over a 10GbE or Fibre Channel network. Pro-Level Performance Cards for Every Need.
Mercury Helios supports a wide variety of half-length, full-height, single or double-width pro-level PCIe cards from leading brands like AJA, Apogee, ATTO, Avid Pro Tools, Blackmagic Design, CalDigit, HighPoint, Intel, Solid State Logic, Universal Audio, and OWC. Firewire, USB, or eSATA host adapters. Add New Capabilities to Your Workflow. Thunderbolt offers more than just speed.
Mercury Helios leverages the full power of Thunderbolt to deliver added potential to your Mac or PC. Daisy-chain up additional Thunderbolt peripherals for incredible capabilities to work or play. No special software or drivers needed...
Just plug the Mercury Helios 3S into an open Thunderbolt 1 compatible port on your computer to immediately expand your system capabilities. The item "OWC Mercury Helios PCIe expansion dock 2 thunderbolt 1 ports accepts 1 PCIe card" is in sale since Monday, August 17, 2020. This item is in the category "Computers/Tablets & Networking\Computer Cables & Connectors\Drive Cables & Adapters". The seller is "battlepgh" and is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States.