Compatibility Thunderbolt ports 3 new laptop Apple MacBook Pro leaves much to be desired
As we already reported, half of the ports 3 Thunderbolt the 13-inch MacBook Pro have limited bandwidth. This has been acknowledged by the manufacturer, assuring that all four Thunderbolt 3 older 15-inch model and two port model without Touch Bar are full without any restrictions. However, a source by practice found out that not everything is so smooth.
It was tested two devices with Thunderbolt 3 and they both refused to work with the new laptop. This Plugable 3 adapters Thunderbolt to Dual-Display Adapter-DisplayPort and Thunderbolt 3 to Dual-Display HDMI Adapter. These adapters work fine with other laptops, including Asus UX501VW, Dell XPS 12, Dell XPS 13, Dell XPS 15, HP Elite X2, Lenovo Thinkpad Lenovo Thinkpad P50 and P70.
Also unsatisfactory were the working USB adapter-C to HDMI and one of the docking stations. There were tested eleven devices with USB-C and three cables.
Recall, Apple MacBook Pro there are no other ports except Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C).