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Updates: Thunderbolt Display Firmware and Snow Leopard

Apple has released 2 new Thunderbolt related updates. The first is Thunderbolt Display Firmware Update for the Apple Thunderbolt Display released last week. The update improves the stability of the Apple Thunderbolt Display. The Apple Thunderbolt Display is a 16:9 widescreen with 2560 x 1440 resolution. It includes a Thunderbolt connection turning the display in a hub with 1 FireWire ...

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Updates: Thunderbolt and MacBook Pro, Mac mini EFI Firmware

Apple has released some more Thunderbolt related updates. The first is Thunderbolt Software Update available for all Macs with Thunderbolt (2011 models). The update provides support for the Apple Thunderbolt Display and bug fixes for Thunderbolt device compatibility. Apple also released Macbook Pro EFI Firmware Update 2.2 for MacBook Pro laptops (2011 models). This update enables Lion Internet Recovery which ...

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Apple Releases MacBook Air EFI Firmware Update 2.1

Apple has released MacBook Air EFI Firmware Update 2.1 for laptops released in 2011 (with Tunderbolt). This update includes fixes that enhance the stability of Lion Recovery from an Internet connection, and resolve issues with Apple Thunderbolt Display compatibility and Thunderbolt Target Disk Mode performance on MacBook Air (mid 2011) models. The MacBook Air EFI Update will update the EFI ...

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MacBook Air (2011 model) Prices in the Middle East

The new MacBook Air notebooks with ThunderBolt are available in the United Arab Emirates since August 11th. Unfortunately they are not available in Saudi Arabia from Arab Computers until the 27th of the month. The 2011 MacBook Air models’ features include faster processors, ThunderBolt port and a backlit keyboard. Base models ship with an Intel Core i5 processor but you ...

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Apple Releases 27-inch Thunderbolt Display

Apple has released a new model of it’s Cinema Display and added Thunderbolt support. The Apple Thunderbolt Display is a 16:9 widescreen with 2560 x 1440 resolution. It includes a Thunderbolt connection turning the display in a hub with 1 FireWire 800, 3 USB 2.0, 1 Gigabit Ethernet and an additional Thunderbolt port to connect a second display. The Apple ...

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Apple Updates Mac mini with Thunderbolt

With the release of Mac OS X Lion Apple has updated the Mac mini compact desktop computer. The new Mac mini models removed the optical drive and added Thunderbolt support (up to 10Gbps transfer speeds). The Mac mini was also updated with Intel Core i5/Core i7 Dual Core processors, AMD Radeon HD 6630M video card, Bluetooth 4.0 and other improvements. ...

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New MacBook Air Notebooks with Thunderbolt

With the release of Mac OS X Lion Apple has also updated the MacBook Air. The new MacBook Air models include support for Thunderbolt (up to 10Gbps data transfer speeds), backlit keyboard, Core i5 and i7 dual core CPUs, Bluetooth 4.0 and other improvements. Prices start at $999. Here is Apple’s press release: Apple Updates MacBook Air With Next Generation ...

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Apple Selling Promise Thunderbolt RAID Starting From $999

It’s just not the Thunderbolt cable being released by Apple today. The Apple Store has started selling Promise Pegasus Thunderbolt RAID Systems. Until now there were no such devices with Thunderbolt support. It is a heavy storage device which stores data up to 16TB. There are two models of Promise Pegasus Thunderbolt RAID system (Prices are in US Dollars): 1. R4 ...

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Apple Releases Thunderbolt Firmware Update and Cable

Apple has released a firmware update for Macs with a Thunderbolt connection. Thunderbolt allows for data transfer speeds up to 10 Gbps and is available in new MacBook Pro and iMac computers. Thunderbolt Firmware Update provides Thunderbolt performance and stability fixes. Please follow Apple’s installation instructions: When your computer restarts a gray screen will appear with a status bar to ...

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Limited Offer: Save up to 900 SR on a MacBook Pro

Arab Computers, ABM’s distributor in Saudi Arabia, has announced a limited-time discount on MacBook Pro (2011 models with ThunderBolt). The offer is valid for 2 days only (Wednesday 22nd and Thursday 23 June). The new prices are: • MacBook Pro 13-inch with Core i5 from 4,999 SR to 4,499 SR. (no such thing as core i3 macbook pro). • MacBook ...

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