Pros

  • Nice design and construction
  • Removable drives an be used as portable drives
  • Thunderbolt cable included

Cons

  • Hard drive speeds hinder Thunderbolt performance
  • Can't use drives as portable devices if configured as RAID 0 or RAID 1 in dock

At A Glance

The G-Dock ev features removable drives that can be used as portable hard drives.

Manufacturer’s Description

Designed with the flexibility to accommodate unique workflows, the Evolution Series is a robust, expandable dual-bay storage solution. The G-DOCK ev with Thunderbolt is the hub of the system, which ships with two removable G-DRIVE ev hard drives.

Now you can seamlessly transfer and store all your digital content with one system. The portable standalone G-DRIVE ev hard drives are your go-to devices in the field, with plug-and-play USB 3.0 connectivity and transfer speeds up to 136MB/s. Back at your workstation, insert drives into the G-DOCK ev and transfer your content with the ultra fast, high-performance Thunderbolt interface.

Have a need for speed? The G-DOCK ev is also compatible with the G-DRIVE ev PLUS. Sold separately, the G-DRIVE ev PLUS packs fast transfer rates up to 250MB/s. Both drives feature USB 3.0 and a SATA connector for use in the G-DOCK ev.

The Specs

Storage
Raid type
  • JBOD
  • RAID 0
  • RAID 1
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces Thunderbolt
Hardware
Installation Kit Hardware