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Thunderbolt DisplayApple's 27" LCD computer monitor, introduced in 2011 and discontinued in 2016. Employing an LED backlight with a 2560x1440 resolution, the Thunderbolt Display (TBD) superseded Apple's LED much coveted 30" Cinema Display and replaced the Mini DisplayPort with the Thunderbolt interface.
The Perfect MacBook Docking Station
The Thunderbolt Display serves as a docking station for Thunderbolt-equipped Mac laptops. The monitor cable includes the MagSafe power connector used on MacBooks, and when Thunderbolt and MagSafe are plugged into the laptop, the Thunderbolt, USB, FireWire and Ethernet ports on the back of the monitor are available to the computer. See Thunderbolt and 5K monitor.
|Apple Thunderbolt Display|
|The Thunderbolt Display (right) is next to Apple's older 30" Cinema Display, which was glare proof. The Thunderbolt is not. After 35 years, 2016 marked the end of stand-alone monitors from Apple.|
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By requesting testers to evaluate WiFi and audio when connected to a Thunderbolt display
, Apple has indicated its attempts to address issues in this area.
Along with the new Thunderbolt display
, and the MacBook Air refresh, Apple has also showered some love on the Mac Mini.
Apple Thunderbolt display
was (http://www.theverge.com/2016/6/23/12020510/apple-thunderbolt-display-discontinued) discontinued in June and a new model is expected to be unveiled at its Oct.
one display is a Thunderbolt display
); supports 4K cinema resolution for up to
The report said that the new Mac Pros can up to three separate 4K displays or six Thunderbolt displays
that is great for heavy video or graphic work but the displays aren't included in the almost three thousand dollar price tag as only the power cord is supplied with the Mac Pro and rest needs to be purchased separately.