Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt Adapter – Windows and Mac

SKU: TBT3TBTADAP Category: Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt Adapter – Windows and Mac

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£103.78 £86.48 Ex. VAT

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Use first-generation Thunderbolt and Thunderbolt 2 devices with your new Thunderbolt 3 computer

With this adapter, you can connect Windows and Mac based Thunderbolt 3 computers to older Thunderbolt devices, such as external hard drives, Thunderbolt displays, and older Thunderbolt capable Mac computers.

Because this adapter is backward compatible, you can connect to first-generation Thunderbolt devices at 10Gbps speed. With Thunderbolt 2 devices, you can connect at 20Gbps. The adapter satisfies all requirements for bi-directional data transfers and simultaneous power for bus-powered devices.

The TBT3TBTADAP is backed by a 2-year warranty for guaranteed reliability.

Your computer’s Thunderbolt 3 ports might not function properly until you update one or more of the following on your computer:


Thunderbolt firmware

Thunderbolt 3 controller drivers

Thunderbolt 3 software

The required updates will vary depending on your computer.

For an up-to-date list of affected computers and instructions, visit If your manufacturer isn’t listed on the Thunderbolt website, contact your manufacturer.

The Advantage

– Cost-effective solution for connecting older Thunderbolt peripherals to newer Thunderbolt 3 laptops or computers
– Compatible with first-generation Thunderbolt and Thunderbolt 2 devices
– Thunderbolt Certified

FeatureFeature Value

Connector 1 Female
Connector 2 Male
Cable length 0.2 m
Product colour Black
Connector contacts plating Nickel
Data transfer rate (max) 20 Gbit/s
Jacket material Polyvinyl chloride (PVC)
Cable shielding Aluminum mylar foil
Quantity per pack 1 pc(s)
Weight 64 g
RoHS compliance Y
Certification CE, FCC, Thunderbolt, REACH
Package width 82 mm
Package depth 178 mm
Package height 25 mm
Package weight 86 g
Cable length

0.2 m

Data transfer rate (max)

20 Gbit/s


64 g

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