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Thunderbolt 3 Compatible Flash Drive For Mac

Shopping for a fast flash drive for Thunderbolt 3 MacBook, iMac, Mac mini or Pro? With both a Type-A and Type-C retractable dual ended plugs on the drive you can use this flash memory drive with either USB-C / Thunderbolt 3 ports on newer Macs, or slide it on USB 2.0 / 3.0 ports on older Macintosh laptop or desktop computers.

USB-C (& A) Ultra-Fast Flash Drive

Data Read Speeds Up To 550MBps

Though not a fully native chipset Thunderbolt 3 flash drive, this solid-state USB thumb drive is FAST -- About as fast as a full-blown SATA III SSD drive with Read speeds up in the 500MB/s range. It's slim form factor makes it highly portable.

Tags: USB-C flash Drive, Mac Flash Drive, Thunderbolt3 Flash Drive

High Frame-Rate USB-C Webcam For Mac Streaming

Looking for a premium Mac compatible webcam with high frame rates for Mac streaming online? The new Logitech StreamCam can deliver up to 60FPS (Frames Per Second) on fast, modern MacOS computers with Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) ports.


Mac Webcam With High Frame-Rate

For New Macs With Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) Ports


• Full 1080p HD at 60 fps for the ultimate streaming experience
• Ultra-smooth and accurate motion for more precise video
• Connects via USB-C on 2016 or later MacBook, iMac, Mac mini or Pro computers for fast and reliable connections
• Intelligent Auto-Focus & exposure plus intelligent facial tracking • Vertical video option in full HD portrait mode for smartphone playback
• Versatile mounting options include a monitor clipt and option to tripod mount
• Powered by Logitech's new webcam Capture App for MacOS
• Compatible with Mac OS 10 14 or later and is optimized for Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) and other popular OSX video capture, streaming, and conferencing apps

Tags: Streaming Webcam for Mac, Mac USB-C Webcam, Thunderbolt 3 Web Camera, Webcam With High Frame Rate

USB-C Connected Computer Speakers for Macs

A new generation of USB--C powered computer speakers have arrived. They feature a native Type-C interface now incorporated into all modern Macs with unified Thunderbolt3 / USB-C data ports. A USB-C speaker can be directly connected to your modern Apple MacBook Pro or Air, laptop or iMac, Mac mini, or Mac Pro desktop without having to use a Type-A USB hub, dongle or adapter.


Creative Pebble V2 USB-C Speakers

2 Inch Driver Cones w/Volume Knob

USB-C also allows for more amps of power and a such can yield loudspeakers that are noticeably louder than is possible on a conventional Type-A USB 2.0 or 3.0 port. The updated V2 version with a Type-C USB-C plug is the 2nd revision of Creative Labs Pebbles V2 USB-C computer speaker - It features a special boost switch on the back to take advantage or USB-C's increased power delivery and produce up to 8 watts of audio output. As such, USB-C speakers can be decidedly louder.

Though compact, the dual orb speaker cabinets feature a 50mm / 2 inch driver cone. Additionally, bass radiators at the back of each speaker help deliver improved bass response. And an onboard power/volume knob on one of the speakers gives you control within arm's reach.

Tags: usb-c speakers, thunderbolt speakers, type-c speaker