I have 2 external HD. Jean Phi Jean Phi. George Matthews George Matthews. Besides the two openings for drives, there are also two eject buttons for removing each independently. I checked Thermaltake’s website but did not see any new driver or firmware updates. The second is through the eSATA port. Please turn on JavaScript.

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Thermaltake – Global – BlacX Duet 5G HDD Docking Station – ST

Please turn on JavaScript. We were amazed of the sustained transfer rate of the Duet. Great for those that need to browse several drives or simply transfer data from one drive to another. If you are any of these individuals, our next review subject is just what you need. This is ideal blac those that want to transfer files quickly.

May mqc, 3: May 18, Thermaltake took it upon themselves to make theirs slightly different by adding an additional SATA port for another drive. External Hard Drives not recognized now by There are tons of hard drive docks out there to pick from. Jean Phi Jean Phi. Macbook 2ghz core 2 duo, Mac OS X All my Buffalo external drives are paperweights and I can’t access the important data on them?


The second is through the eSATA port. When drives are not needed, you can simply turn it off with the HDD power button.

Immediately, you see can see why the BlacX Duet is different blacc all the other docking stations on the market. One Gb and the other 1Tb.

Ask a question Reset. I hope this works for others that had this problem. In my first review of the original BlacX, we said it was a must have. Just like the original BlacXthe Duet supports both 2. May 20, 4: Recommendations for Purchase of New Laptop! Someone mentioned cleaning the system cache so I think this is bkacx did it but I’m not sure exactly because I had Onyx do a whole bundle of automated tasks to clean my system.

Dominic London Dominic London. Reply Helpful Thread reply – more options Link to this Post. I emailed Thermaltake but I have not received a reply yet. If your eSATA port does not offer multi-disk support, you will only be able to access one drive at a time.


Due to the fact that 3. The first is via the USB port, which will easily support two hard disks.

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Because this is a dock and not an enclosure, your drive is exposed to the elements. View the discussion thread.

The dual slots for two hard drives make it ideal for disk to disk copying. Is your Startup Disk actually chosen there after the upgrade to Hopefully the manufacturers will have something sorted out soon, as it’s often the chipset vendor that actually provides the firmware used by multiple firms in their hard drive enclosures.