Main Sonnet Accessories Products
Working closely with Apple® and Intel® in the development and certification of Thunderbolt technology products, Sonnet has developed numerous pioneering solutions ranging from expansion systems for PCIe cards and full rackmount expansion enclosures, to Thunderbolt docks, adapters, and storage devices:
Thunderbolt 2-to-PCIe Card
Available with one, two, or three PCIe card slots, Sonnet’s Echo™ Express line of Thunderbolt 2-to-PCIe Card Expansion Systems provide users the means of using professional PCIe cards, originally designed for use in desktop tower and server computers, with any Thunderbolt-equipped Mac or PC, including notebook, mini, and all-in-one computers.
Rackmount Expansion Enclosures
Sonnet’s innovative xMac™ mini Server and xMac Pro Server are space efficient rackmount solutions with built-in Thunderbolt 2-to-PCIe card expansion for Mac minis and Mac Pros, respectively. The xMac mini Server securely mounts a Mac mini inside a 1U rackmount enclosure and connects two PCIe 2.0 slots
Thunderbolt 2 Dock
The Echo 15+ Thunderbolt 2 Dock enables the connection of multiple devices to a central hub, in turn connected to the user’s computer with a single cable. On the outside, the Echo 15+ features four USB 3.0, two 6Gb/s eSATA, one FireWire® 800, one Gigabit Ethernet, two 3.5 mm audio input, two 3.5 mm audio output, and two Thunderbolt 2 interfaces
With the need for access to high-speed wired networking increasing, Twin 10G and Echo Express SEL 10GbE adapters provide the necessary 10 Gigabit Ethernet connections over Thunderbolt. The USB 3.0+eSATA Thunderbolt Adapter and USB 3.0+Gigabit Ethernet Thunderbolt Adapter connect one USB 3.0 port, plus either an eSATA port or Gigabit Ethernet port to Thunderbolt technology-equipped computers
Multi-Slot Pro Media Readers
With the need for high-speed ingest of media cards for varying Mac and PC workflows, Sonnet’s Qio™ family of pro media readers can read/write SxS, P2, and CompactFlash® (CF) media. The Qio can simultaneously ingest multiple SxS, P2, and CF cards via a cost-effective, high-speed multi-slot interface.
Sonnet’s Fusion™ line of pro storage systems comprises portable, desktop, and rackmount solutions. The mobile four-drive portable unit features a ruggedized drive enclosure designed for any workflow environment. High-performance and cost-effective desktop attached storage with advanced RAID controllers provide up to eight drives with excellent expandability and RAID reliability.
Performance Extending Comp Cards
For desktop and notebook users, Sonnet offers the widest range of ExpressCard, PCIe, and PCI/PCI-Xcomputer cards extend the capabilities of these machines with such enhancements as 6Gb/s SATA, FireWire® 800 & 400, USB 3.0, USB 2.0, WiFi 802.11g, 10 Gigabit and Gigabit Ethernet, and memory card readers.