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Topic: PCIe

Apple resurrects Expansion Slot Utility for 2019 Mac Pro

07/01/2019, 03:07 pm

The updated 2019 Mac Pro brings back Apple's Expansion Slot Utility app to customize PCIe bandwidth between the eight available PCI-express slots on the professional machine.

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PCIe 6.0 will double the bandwidth of PCIe 5.0 to 256GB/s in 2021

06/18/2019, 03:06 pm

Just a few months after standards for PCIe 5.0 were ratified, PCI-SIG has announced the specification for PCIe 6.0, a connection that will double the effective bandwidth from PCIe 5.0 to a maximum of 256 gigabytes per second.

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Sonnet intros xMac mini Server Thunderbolt 3 Edition expansion system

06/12/2019, 11:06 am

Sonnet on Wednesday launched the xMac mini Server Thunderbolt 3 Edition, an update of its 1U rackmount enclosure with Thunderbolt-to-PCIe card expansion.

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Sonnet launches new four-port USB-C PCI-e expansion card for Mac Pro tower

01/30/2019, 11:01 am

Sonnet on Wednesday rolled out two adapter cards, the Allegro USB-C 4-Port PCIe and the Allegro Pro USB 3.1 PCIe, both of which can add powered USB ports to any computer with a PCIe slot, or even Thunderbolt Macs when used in a Thunderbolt-to-PCIe enclosure.

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PCIe 5.0 standard gets ratified, could find a home in 2019 Mac Pro

01/17/2019, 12:01 pm

The PCI-SIG standards body has ratified version 0.9 of the PCIe 5.0 connection specification, which could have implications for future Macs, particularly the upcoming modular Mac Pro.

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