ThunderBolt Drive Adaptor SolutionsThese ThunderBolt convertors, adaptors and docks can help you leverage and preserve your existing investment in computer peripherals and storage hardware by bridging older interfaces to the high-speed ThunderBolt interface.
Multi-Interface ThunderBolt AdaptorFor well under $200, Akitio has come up with a very versatile, multiple-interface 10Gbps ThunderBolt dock that supports ThunderBolt to FireWire, USB 3.0, and eSATA connections for your legacy peripherals or drive storage hardware.
USB 3.0 - FireWire 800 - eSATA
Packaged in a very stylish case that compliments your Mac or PC setup beautifully. Akitio offers a great way to preserve your investment in legacy storage products. Both original 10Gbps and a revised 20Gbps ThunderBolt 2 hub version is available.
Seagate ThunderBolt Adaptor For Laptop DrivesSeagate's use of a UDI - Universal Drive Interface - in GoFlex and Backup Plus desktop and portable hard drives gave them an early leg up in the ThunderBolt drive market. Seagate had already been shipping backup drive docks and cables with USB2, USB 3.0 SuperSpeed, eSata and FireWire connections. They recently shipped an updated GoFlex / Backup Plus ThunderBolt adaptor for the portable drive series, now priced around $80.
ThunderBolt Drive Dock
You can simply push any bare, off-the-shelf SATA hard drive or SSD onto the connector for an instant ThunderBolt stoarge solution - or pair with a matching Seagate GoFlex or Backup Plus module of your choice. It only has a SINGLE ThunderBolt port for use the END of a daisy chain, or on a dedicated ThunderBolt port.