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OWC Thunderbolt 2 Dock owner report on USB3 drives (benchmarks/boot tests)
Updated the page on Questions about booting USB 3.0 drives connected to Thunderbolt docks with an OWC Thunderbolt2 dock report from an iMac 21.5" Late 2011 user. (Updated to include later Quickbench 4.0 benchmarks with his 2 USB3.0 WD portable (2.5in/5400rpm) drives.)

(Also updated my low-cost NewerTech eSATA3 card review to note it's listed as Bootable w/OS X 10.6.8 & later. At that time I tested w/10.5.x & noted not bootable. Also warranty now 3 years.)
  
Recent Apple Support Article Updates:

(Topic-based page of Tips, Troubleshooting & How-To articles for Mac/OS X/iOS Users.)
  

Apple/Mac related News/SW Updates/Reviews/PR:
Recent Updates, Tips, DIY Upgrades and Repairs:
List of Updates, DIY Repair, Upgrade articles, Tips and more you may have missed. (Topics range from OS/software updates, troubleshooting to hardware upgrades and repairs.)
  
Previous News Archive Summary:
    February 10th, 2015 News Archive
  • More replies about Booting from Thunderbolt Dock connected USB3 drives
  • Apple notes When Photos for OS X available Aperture will no longer be sold
  • Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 14.4.8 Update
  • Blog on 1TB Aura SSD upgrade for MacBook Air
  • Apple Logic Pro X 10.1 Review
  • OS X Yosemite Tips and tricks

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