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Rest assured: Apple confirms arm Mac will still support thunderbolt interface

via:驱动之家     time:2020/7/9 9:01:34     readed:78

Apple has already said that it will use more self-developed ARM processors in its MAC notebook series within two years, but they will not make a big move on the interface.

With ARM version of the Mac's interface issues, apple The Verge confirmed that they would continue to support the Intel's Thunderbolt USB-C interface standards on their own products, after all, the two sides have worked together for 10 years to design and develop.

It is worth mentioning that later yesterday, Intel officially released the thunderbolt 4 standard. The speed is the same as Thunderbolt 3 or 40Gbps, but the specification is fully enhanced, supporting dual 4K output and 4-port thunderbolt 4 docking station.

While it doesn't double the performance of Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt 2 upgrades, Thunderbolt 4 still keep it 40 Gbps fast, it's 4-8 times as fast as normal USB 3.0/3,1 interfaces and 4-5 times as fast as a PCIe 4.0 mobile hard drive.

Thunderbolt 4 interface mainly improves compatibility, reliability and security, improves the ability to link, is compatible with USB4、DisplayPort and PCI Express (PCIe) through USB-C physical interface, and is fully compatible with previous generation Thunderbolt and USB products.


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