New Intel Thunderbolt 3 Controllers Add DisplayPort 1.4, Better USB-C Support

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Intel’s new Thunderbolt 3 controllers add support for DisplayPort 1.4, improve USB-C compatibility, and should hit store shelves in 2018.

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Thunderbolt Goes Royalty-Free as Intel Repositions It to Boost Adoption

Intel’s future Thunderbolt standard will be royalty-free and open to other companies should they wish to design their own controllers. That’s a major change from how Intel has deployed the technology over the last few years.

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LG’s Apple-approved 5K monitor goes bananas if placed near a router

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The LG 5K UltraFine monitor that Apple recommends as a replacement for its now-discontinued Thunderbolt display has a significant problem — it goes bonkers if you put it too close to a wireless router. If it’s too close, it can freeze a machine completely.

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Report claims Apple will release an updated 5K Thunderbolt display with its own high-end GPU

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Apple is reportedly planning a new Thunderbolt monitor to replace their five-year-old offering. The new display will reportedly scale to 5K — and it’s got its own GPU tucked away inside.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/229489-report-claims-apple-will-release-an-updated-5k-thunderbolt-display-with-its-own-high-end-gpu

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Thunderbolt Display shipping delay in Europe sparks hopes of Apple refresh once again

Article Image Shipping times for Apple’s Thunderbolt Display have slipped across Europe, once again conjuring up hopes that a new model with 5K Retina display could be in the works.

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Intel’s incredibly fast Thunderbolt 3 switches to USB-C connector

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Thunderbolt or USB 3? Thanks to Intel’s latest Alpine Ridge controller, there won’t be a need to split the difference in the future. Why settle for one when you can have both on a single piece of silicon?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/207211-intels-thunderbolt-3-offers-usb-compatibility-at-full-thunderbolt-speed

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Intel’s Thunderbolt 3 offers USB compatibility — at full Thunderbolt speed

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Thunderbolt or USB 3? Thanks to Intel’s latest Alpine Ridge controller, there won’t be a need to split the difference in the future. Why settle for one when you can have both on a single piece of silicon?

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Thunderbolt 3 spec announced with support for USB-C connector, transfer speeds of up to 40Gbps

The next generation of the high-speed Thunderbolt specification was announced on Tuesday, ditching the legacy Mini DisplayPort connector for the new smaller, reversible USB-C standard, and offering transfer speeds of up to 40Gbps with high-end cables.



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Belkin unveils Thunderbolt 2 Express Dock HD for Apple's Macs

Major Apple accessory maker Belkin on Tuesday announced the Thunderbolt 2 Express Dock HD, a Thunderbolt 2-equipped successor to the company’s original Thunderbolt Express Dock that allows users to connect up to eight additional devices to their Mac with a single cable.



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Next-gen Thunderbolt details: 40Gbps, PCIe 3.0, HDMI 2.0, and 100W power delivery for single-cable PCs

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A leaked slide points to a double-bandwidth Thunderbolt coming in 2015 with up to 40Gbps of bandwidth. Will this kick TB into the mainstream, or is Intel chasing a fundamentally different market?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/181099-next-gen-thunderbolt-details-40gbps-pcie-3-0-hdmi-2-0-and-100w-power-delivery-for-single-cable-pcs

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Intel's next-gen Thunderbolt rumored to hit 40Gbps transfer speeds with new connector

In a purported presentation slide leaked to the Web on Monday, Intel outlines its next-generation Thunderbolt specification — “Alpine Ridge” — that will boast double the throughput of current Thunderbolt 2 interface, while bringing massive gains in power efficiency.



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