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Sonnet Echo 15+ Thunderbolt 2 Dock

$689.00

ECHO-DK-0TB
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16-port docking station for Mac computers with a Thunderbolt port. Thunderbolt 2, USB 3.0, 6Gb/s SATA and eSATA, FireWire 800, Gigabit Ethernet, and audio interfaces. Includes choice of 8x DVD±RW drive, Blu-ray BD-ROM/8x DVD±RW drive, or 4x BD-R/8x DVD±RW drive; also available without optical drive. Supports installation of one 3.5" hard drive or two 2.5" SSDs or hard drives; model without optical drive supports additional 2.5" drive. Two Thunderbolt 2 ports support daisy chaining of up to six peripheral devices to a single port on the host computer.

Specifications and appearance are given as guidelines and may change without notice.

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Key Features

  • Connects Your Peripherals with One Cable—Connect your peripherals to the Echo dock; connect your computer to and disconnect it from the dock using one Thunderbolt cable (sold separately)
  • Provides Multiple Interfaces and Thunderbolt 2 Compatibility—Thunderbolt 2 (backward compatible with 10Gbs Thunderbolt), USB 3.0, SATA and eSATA, FireWire 800, Gigabit Ethernet, and audio
  • Optical Drive Options—Choose between an 8x DVD±RW drive, a Blu-ray disc player (BD-ROM/8x DVD±RW drive), or Blu-Ray burner (4x BD-R/8x DVD±RW drive), or add your own(1)
  • Adds Blu-ray Movie Play Support for OS X—When purchased with the Blu-ray player option, OS X Blu-ray player software is included
  • Supports Internal Hard Drive or SSD Installation—Install one 3.5" hard drive or two 6Gb/s 2.5" SSDs or hard drives; model without optical drive supports additional 2.5" drive
  • iOS Device Charger—USB 3.0 ports can charge your iPad, iPhone, or iPod, even while the computer is disconnected, off, or sleeping; all four ports provide 7.5W, optimized for quick charging
  • Wide Range of Display Connection Options—Select from a variety of inexpensive Mini DisplayPort to popular display interfaces such as HDMI, DVI, VGA and Dual-Link DVI
  • Compatible with Every Thunderbolt Mac—Supports any Mac with a Thunderbolt port running OS X 10.9.5+

Tech Specs

Mac Compatibility

  • Mac® with a Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2 port
  • MacBook Pro with Thunderbolt 3 port*
  • OS X® 10.9.5+
  • macOS Sierra compatible
Part No.  
ECHO-DK-0TB Echo 15+ Thunderbolt 2 Dock (without Optical Drive)
ECHO-DK-DVD-0TB Echo 15+ Thunderbolt 2 Dock (with DVD±RW Drive)
ECHO-DK-BD-0TB Echo 15+ Thunderbolt 2 Dock (with Blu-ray Player)
ECHO-DK-PRO-0TB Echo 15+ Thunderbolt 2 Dock (with Blu-ray Burner)
Hardware  
Warranty 1-year
Form Factor Thunderbolt 2 dock
External Connectors
  • Two eSATA
  • One FireWire 800
  • One RJ-45 (Gigabit Ethernet)
  • Two Thunderbolt 2
  • Four USB 3.0
  • Two 3.5 mm audio input
  • Two 3.5 mm audio output (front also optical)
  • Power
Internal Connectors
  • Two SATA power
  • Two 6Gb/s SATA data
  • One 3Gb/s SATA power/data (reserved for optical drive, or SATA drive tray in model without optical drive)
Power Adapter Universal 100W, 100-240V, 50-60 Hz
Operating Temperature 0º C to 35º C (32º F to 95º F)
Dimensions (WxDxH) 8.25 x 8.89 x 3.07 in. (21 x 22.1 x 7.73 cm)
RoHS Compliant Yes
Package Contents
  • Echo 15+ Thunderbolt 2 Dock
  • One power cord
  • One power adapter
  • Documentation
Internal DVD
(Part No. ECHO-DK-DVD-0TB)
DVD Drive 8x DVD±RW drive
Boot Support        OS X from DVD
CD Support Read/Write
Internal Blu-ray Player
(Part No. ECHO-DK-BD-0TB)
Blu-ray Drive Blu-ray disc player (BD-ROM/8x DVD±RW drive)
Blu-ray Player Software(2) OS X movie player software included
Boot Support OS X from DVD
CD Support Read/Write
Internal Blu-ray Burner
(Part No. ECHO-DK-PRO-0TB)
Blu-ray Drive Blu-ray disc burner (rx BD-R/8x DVD±RW drive)
Blu-ray Support
  • BD-R (25GB SL, 50GB DL) R/W 6x
  • BD-R XL (100GB TL, 128GB QL) R/W 4x
  • BD-RE (25GB SL, 50GB DL) R 6x (SL), R 4x (DL) / W 2x
  • BD-RE XL (100GB) R/W 2x
  • BD-ROM R 6x
DVD Support
  • DVD-RAM R/W 3-5x
  • DVD-R (SL, DL) R 8x / W 8x (SL), W 6x (DL)
  • DVD-RW R 8x / W 6x
  • DVD+R (SL, DL) R 8x / W 8x (SL), W 6x (DL)
  • DVD+RW R/W 8x
  • DVD ROM (SL, DL) R 8x
CD Support
  • CD-R R/W 24x
  • CD-RW R/W 24x
  • CD-ROM R 24x
Blu-ray Burning and Player Software(3) Sold separately
Boot Support OS X from DVD
Internal SATA
(Part Nos. ECHO-DK-DVD-0TB, ECHO-DK-BD-0TB, ECHO-DK-PRO-0TB)
Drives Supported

One 3.5" hard drive, or two 2.5" 6Gb/s SSDs or hard drives (up to 9.5mm tall)

SATA Speed

Up to 6Gb/s

Data Transfer Speed

Up to 750 MB/s (two SSDs, RAID 0)

Boot Support OS X booting supported
Internal SATA
(Part No. ECHO-DK-0TB)
Drives Supported One 3.5" hard drive plus one 2.5" SSD or hard drive (up to 9.5mm tall), or three 2.5" SSDs or hard drives
SATA Speed Up to 6Gb/s (two connectors), up to 3Gb/s on third connector
Data Transfer Speed Up to 750 MB/s (two SSDs, RAID 0)
Boot Support OS X booting supported
Internal Storage Support
(Part no. ECHO-DK-DVD-0TB, ECHO-DK-BD-0TB, ECHO-DK-PRO-0TB)
Storage User-installable 3.5" hard drive or two 2.5" SSDs or hard drives
Cables SATA power and data cables included
Internal Storage Support
(Part no. ECHO-DK-0TB)
Storage User-installable 3.5" hard drive or two 2.5" SSDs or hard drives
Cables SATA power and data cables included
External SATA (eSATA)
Devices Supported Any storage device with an eSATA interface
SATA Speed 6Gb/s
Data Transfer Rate Up to 375 MB/s per port
Boot Support OS X booting supported
Port Multiplier Support Yes
FireWire 800
Standard IEEE 1394b Compliant
Cables Supported 9-pin male FireWire 800 cables
Peripherals Supported Supports all industry standard FireWire 800 and FireWire 400(4) devices
Data Transfer Rate 800/400/200/100 Mb/s
Boot Support OS X booting supported
Number of Devices Supported Up to 63 (data only)
Hot Plug Supports hot-pluggable and hot-swappable device connections
Chipset LSI 643E

 

Gigabit Ethernet
Network Connector One RJ-45 connector supports 1000 Mb/s, 100 Mb/s, and 10 Mb/s network speeds and Auto-MDI/MDI-X
Standard Compliant with 10/100/1000 IEEE 802.2 Specification
Network Gigabit Ethernet (1000BaseT, 100BaseTX, 10BaseT)
Packets Maximum packet size: 9000 bytes (Jumbo packets)
Wake-on-LAN Supported
Netboot Supported
Thunderbolt 2(5)
Connectivity Thunderbolt 2 (backward compatible with 10 Gbs Thunderbolt)
Cables Supported
  1. Standard copper or optical Thunderbolt (20-pin) male cable
  2. Standard Mini DisplayPort (20-pin) male cable (for connecting display only)
Peripherals Supported Supports all industry standard Thunderbolt devices
Daisy Chain Up to six devices
Hot Plug Supports hot-pluggable device connection
USB 3.0
Ports Two in front plus two in rear
Cables Supported With standard male USB 3.0 A or USB 2.0 A connector
Peripherals Supported Supports all industry standard USB 3.0, 2.0 and 1.1 devices
Data Transfer Rate USB 3.0: 5 Gb/s
Number of Devices Supported Up to 30
Hot Plug

Supports hot-pluggable device connection

Charging
  • Four ports, each with 7.5W capacity to charge iPad, iPhone, iPod, or other USB battery charging 1.2–compliant device
  • Supports charging while sleeping or disconnected from computer
  • Supports simultaneous charging and synching
Video Support
Thunderbolt Display Native support
Mini DisplayPort Native support
HDMI With Mini DisplayPort to HDMI adapter (sold separately)(6)
DVI

With Mini DisplayPort to DVI adapter (sold separately)(7)

Dual-Link DVI

With Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI adapter (sold separately)(8)

VGA With Mini DisplayPort to VGA adapter (sold separately)(9)
Resolution

Dependent on computer video controller specification

Audio Connectors
Microphone One 3.5 mm monaural analog microphone jack in front
Headphones

One 3.5 mm stereo headphone jack in front; supports stereo optical digital audio out (mini TOSLINK cable required)

Line In One 3.5 mm stereo line level line in jack in rear
Speakers

One 3.5 mm stereo speaker jack in rear for powered speakers

Priority Front I/O jacks have priority over rear I/O jacks
Front Panel Indicators
Power Power LED indicator
SATA Activity

Activity LED indicator for internal and/or external SATA hard drive or SSD



Technical Notes
* Requires Apple Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) to Thunderbolt 2 Adapter; macOS 10.12.1+ required for compatibility.

  1. Echo 15+ without optical drive (part number ECHO-DK-0TB) includes a drive tray for an additional 2.5" drive. In order to install your own optical drive, this tray must be removed.
  2. OS X player software included. Blu-ray movie player and authoring software sold separately.
  3. FireWire 400 support through FireWire 800 ports requires Sonnet FireWire 400-to-800 adapter or adapter cable.
  4. Thunderbolt cable required.
  5. Accel B086B-005B-2 Ultra Display Port 1.1 to HDMI 1.4 Adapter recommended.
  6. Kanex C30 recommended.
  7. Apple Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter recommended.
  8. Apple Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter recommended.

 

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