The new Apple laptops announced at the end of Oct, 2016 use Thunderbolt 3. All CalDigit Thunderbolt 1 and 2 devices including the Thunderbolt Station, Thunderbolt Station 2, T3 RAID and T4 RAID are fully compatible with the new Thunderbolt 3 computers. An adapter from Apple is required to convert from Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt […]
If you are having difficulties erasing and partitioning the T4 (RAID 5) in Apple Disk Utility, please try to create a new RAID 0 set first, then re-create a new RAID 5 set.
If your CalDigit T4 does not appear on your desktop in MacOS 10.13 or 10.14, it is possible that the CalDigit Drive Utility has not been installed.
If your external bus-powered drive requires more than 4.5W or 2.5W of power, you may see the drive disconnect randomly due to higher power requirements.
In order for a legacy Thunderbolt 1/2 Mac to use the bus-powered CalDigit Mini Docks, you can use the Apple adapter.
As soon as AV Pro 2 connects to your laptop, it will start charging it. The AV Pro 2 will continue to charge your laptops as long as it remains connected to your computer.
It is important to ensure that all USB devices connected to the AV Pro 2—as well as the AV Pro 2 itself—are properly ejected from the system before powering off from the front power button or remove the power cord.
This is normal behavior for the AV Pro 2. You should always check to make sure that the AV Pro 2 is properly dismounted or ejected before disconnecting the device from your computer.
Under ideal conditions, you can go 5x AV Pro 2 storage hubs deep in the chain.
Aral Tasher is a Front End Engineer based out of sunny Florida, USA. He gives us his insight on his experience with the TS3 Plus Thunderbolt™ 3 dock and the T4 Thunderbolt™ 3 Four-Bay RAID storage. “I think the TS3 Plus packs all the Input/Output a professional needs in their daily life. Whether it is the legacy […]