Speed/Transfer -Faster data transfer. Four times faster than the speed of USB 3.1, while also being backwards compatible with existing USB . The quickest Bi-directional cable.
How fast? 300 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute - Thunderbolt™ can transfer this data in less than 20 seconds. Back up a year’s worth of continuous MP3 music playback in just over 5 minutes. Transfer 3 hours of 4K GoPro footage in less than a minute.
Compatible with one 5k monitoror or two 4k monitors simultaneously, each at 60 fps.
• Twice the video bandwidth of any other cable
• Single-cable connection for two 4K 60Hz or a 5K 60Hz display
• 2 streams (eight lanes) of DisplayPort* 1.2 or HDMI 1.4
Charge – Based on USB power delivery.
• Optional notebook charging up to 100W while simutaneously supporting data and display transfer.
• Standard 15W to bus-powered devices
• Bi-directional, multi-protocol (Thunderbolt, DisplayPort and USB)
• 4 lanes of PCI Express Gen 3
• 8 lanes of DisplayPort 1.2 - Supports two 4K displays (4096 x 2160 30bpp @ 60 Hz)
• USB 3.1 (10 Gbps) – compatible with existing USB devices and cables
• DisplayPort 1.2:
• Connect DVI, HDMI, and VGA displays via adapters