Thunderbolt to Gigabit Ethernet plus USB 3.0 - Thunderbolt Adapter
Add a Gigabit Ethernet port and a USB 3.0 hub port to your Thunderbolt™-equipped MacBook® or Ultrabook™
Plug-and-play installation on supported operating systems using native drivers
Ethernet port supports 10/100/1000Mbps connections, Full-Duplex operation, Jumbo Frames (up to 9.6K)
USB 3.0 port supports UASP and is backward compatible with USB 2.0
Silver sandblast finish with rubberized grips, matching Apple® MacBooks
Bus-powered - no external power required
The TB2USB3GE Thunderbolt™ to Gigabit Ethernet + USB 3.0 Adapter lets you expand your MacBook or laptop connectivity through a single, compact adapter with both Gigabit Ethernet and USB 3.0, delivering reliable performance, connection possibilities and rugged portability.
Fast, Reliable Performance
Experience fast, effective and reliable performance from your essential peripherals! Leveraging the 10Gbps bandwidth of your Thunderbolt port for this dual-purpose adapter gives you reliable 1Gbps Ethernet and 5Gbps USB 3.0 connectivity, while enabling you to use both to their full capacity.
To maximize efficiency, the Thunderbolt adapter separates traffic from each interface into its own dedicated 5Gbps PCI Express lane, effectively avoiding bottlenecks when both ports are in use. This practical adapter gives you fast, robust external connectivity, offered by revolutionary Thunderbolt technology.
Take full advantage of your current peripherals! Saving you the added expense of purchasing new devices, the adapter lets you simultaneously connect your existing devices through your Thunderbolt port. Combining Thunderbolt to Ethernet and Thunderbolt to USB 3.0 functionality into a single adapter gives you two essential interfaces that are unavailable or limited on most Thunderbolt-equipped systems, making it easy for business users and home users alike to stay connected.
Whether you're in a boardroom with a weak WiFi signal, or in a hotel with only a wired network connection, this adapter has you covered. Plus, the USB 3.0 port (with UASP support) can be used to connect a storage device, USB hub, USB printer, or sync with your tablet or smartphone.
Get work done on the go, and look great doing it! A rugged and travel-friendly design lets you tuck the adapter neatly into your laptop bag, plus the lightweight casing merges portability with durability to offer quality protection that lets you take the adapter anywhere.
The sleek and stylish adapter aesthetically matches your MacBook Pro® or MacBook Air®, with a silver sandblast finish and black rubberized grips. Plus, the compact adapter requires no external power, and integrates a built-in Thunderbolt cable as well as hassle-free plug-and-play installation.
Backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.
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The StarTech.com Advantage
1 x Gigabit Ethernet & 1 x USB 3.0 port (5Gbps), through a Thunderbolt connection
Compact and durable case design with an integrated Thunderbolt cable, for maximum portability
Supports Thunderbolt data rates of up to 10Gbps, with 2 dedicated PCI Express lanes (one per port)
Add 2 essential connectivity ports to your Thunderbolt-equipped MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, laptop or Ultrabook™
Connect to a wired, Gigabit Ethernet connection where wireless signals are limited or unavailable
Add an extra USB 3.0 port to connect your peripherals at home, in the office or while traveling
Connector Type(s)RJ-45 Female ''Thunderbolt™ (20-pin) Male ''USB Type-A (9 pin) USB 3.0 Female Operating Temperature-10°C to 55°C (14°F to 131°F) Storage Temperature-20°C to 85°C (-4°F to 185°F) Bus TypeThunderbolt Chipset IDIntel - DSL2210 Broadcom - BCM57762ASMedia - ASM1042A Industry StandardsIEEE 802.3i (10BASE-T), IEEE 802.3u (100BASE-T), IEEE 802.3ab (1GBASE-T), IEEE 802.1Q VLAN tagging, IEEE 802.3x full duplex flow control, IEEE 802.1P Layer 2 Priority Encoding, IEEE 802.3az (EEE – Energy Efficient Ethernet) InterfaceRJ45 (Gigabit Ethernet) ''USB 3.0 LED IndicatorsEthernet Activity ''Ethernet Link Speed Package Height32 mm [1.3 in] Package Length14.5 cm [5.7 in] Package Width17.5 cm [6.9 in] Shipping (Package) Weight157 g [5.5 oz] Auto MDIXYes Compatible Networks10/100/1000 Mbps Full Duplex SupportYes Jumbo Frame Support9.6K max. Maximum Data Transfer Rate10 Gbps (Thunderbolt)Maximum Data Transfer Rate5 Gbps (USB 3.0)Maximum Data Transfer Rate2 Gbps (Ethernet – Full Duplex) Promiscuous ModeYes UASP SupportYes Cable Length130 mm [5.1 in] ColorSilver MaterialPlastic Product Height2 cm [0.8 in] Product Length78 mm [3.1 in] Product Width48.5 mm [1.9 in] Weight of Product71 g [2.5 oz] OS CompatibilityWindows® 8, 8.1, 10OS CompatibilityMac OS® 10.8.4 to 10.13 Included in PackageInstruction Manual ''Thunderbolt Adapter
| Stock code || TB-ST-AUG|
| Brand || StarTech|
| Series || Thunderbolt Adapter|
| Model || TB2USB3GE|
| Type || Thunderbolt to Gigabit Ethernet + USB3|
| UPC || 065030859370|
| ROHS || Y|
| Date added || 27/10/2014|
TB2USB3GE Spec Information
| Form Factor / Drive Height || 78mm x 48.5mm x 2cm|
| Guarantee || 2yr|
| OS Support - Windows || Windows® 8, 8.1, 10|
| OS Support - Mac/OSX || Mac OS® 10.8.4 to 10.13 |
TB2USB3GE Spec Connections
|USB3||USB3 type A (host)||External||1|
| Length (cm) || 13|
| Weight (kg) || 0.16kg|
| Weight (bare) || 71g|
| External Length (mm) || 145cm|
| External Width (mm) || 175cm|
| External Height (mm) || 32cm|
| Colour || Silver |
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