Belkin Thunderbolt Express Dock: This Apple Accessory Is Finally Available

Belkin Thunderbolt Express Dock: Although many people will only use accessories manufactured by Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), others realize the importance of considering all their options.

Steve JobsDo you remember when the Belkin Thunderbolt Express Dock was first announced at the beginning of 2012? Maybe you do, maybe you don’t. Like many, you may have given up on this Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) accessory because it was unveiled so long ago.

But guess what? The Belkin Thunderbolt Express Dock is now available for purchase.

Although you may have waited a very long time to get your hands on this Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) accessory, if you are interested in making a purchase, and have $299 to spend, you can do so by visiting this page.

Of course, you are not roped into buying online. Instead, you can use the official Belkin website to search for an authorized retailer in your area. Chances are that you have access to several, including but not limited to the Apple Store, Wal-Mart, and Best Buy.

Since this Apple accessory was just made available for purchase, you may want to contact your local retailer in advance to ensure that it is in stock.

If you don’t have any knowledge of the Belkin Thunderbolt Express Dock, you are probably wondering why so many people have been waiting for it to hit the market.

Here is what Belkin had to say about its latest Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL):

“The Belkin Thunderbolt Express Dock is an easy, powerful way to take advantage of Thunderbolt technology. The Thunderbolt Express Dock lets you use a single connection to create high-speed, reliable transfers between your laptop and up to eight other devices, including FireWire, Ethernet, USB, and daisy chaining multiple Thunderbolt devices.”

Is this something that an everyday Mac user will be able to take advantage of? Probably not. However, there are many people who will be able to use the Thunderbolt Express Dock as a means of bettering their business practices or simply transferring files between devices.

Belkin provided the following basic information on the accessory:

At A Glance:

20 times faster than USB 2.0

12 times faster than FireWire 800

Transfer an entire HD movie in 30 seconds

Sync a year’s worth of continuous music in 10 minutes

Daisy chain up to 5 Thunderbolt-enabled devices

When you look at that information, what do you see? One thing should come to mind: speed. Belkin Thunderbolt Express Dock is built to be fast, fast, and faster.

Now that this Apple accessory is finally available, are you going to make your purchase soon?

See what it looks like: