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MacBook Pro 2016: incompatible with Thunderbolt 3 devices?


Posted: November 4 2016
Updated: November 4, 2016

by benjamin

This is news that probably won’t please current device users Thunderbolt 3. According to the latest news, these would not be compatible with future MacBook Pro 2016. This is the result of the test carried out by the specialist Plugable and published on his site.thunderbolt connector - MacBook Pro 2016: incompatible with Thunderbolt 3 devices?According to this company specializing in the manufacture of USB and Bluetooth devices, the current Thunderbolt 3 devices cannot be used with the new Apple MacBook Pro. A situation which is explained in particular by the fact that these peripherals embark a chip Texas instruments, which is not supported by MacBook Pro 2016. A problem that can be considered considerable since most current devices also use this chip…

For the moment, the apple firm has not yet pronounced on the question. Also, it is not yet known what it intends to do to remedy it. An update might fix the problem, but nothing is certain yet. You will have to wait! On the Plugable side, the company intended to unveil new Thunderbolt 3 devices, but the current situation has forced it to push back the date.