2TB G-DOCK ev
Mac / PC / Thunderbolt / USB 3.0
Fully Swappable dual-bay Thunderbolt storage system
Flexible storage for modern work-flows
Designed with the flexibility to accommodate unique work-flows, 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. It lets you capture, transfer, share, and distribute media files all with a single storage system, and that's why the evolution series from G-Technology is such an important, well, evolution.
Manage your data, wherever you are
Now you can seamlessly transfer and store all your digital content with one system. The G-DOCK ev 2TB storage solution is a two bay, swappable drive system with interchangeable hard drive modules. 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. The evolution series storage system allows you to use the same drives you use on location to transfer your media and plug into a base station dock. So you can be up and editing, fast.
Configurable RAID solution
The G-DOCK ev is a two bay RAID configurable storage solution that ships with two G-DRIVE ev hard drives. The G-DOCK ev ships in JBOD mode and has RAID 0/1 support and is designed to optimize your digital content work-flow. By using the Mac OS Disk Utility application, the dock is easily configurable for RAID 0 (Performance) or RAID 1 (Protected).
The Evolution Series works perfectly and easily with Time Machine. Your G-DOCK can be easily used as a backup drives via Time Machine when connected to a Mac. Time Machine ships with your Mac and provides automatic file backup to ensure all your work is protected. When you attach your G-DOCK for the first time, the Time Machine dialog box should automatically appear. Set up after connecting your G-DOCK is a breeze. One click and you're backing up your data, a lot of data.
There are two Dock Indicator LEDs on the front of the G-DOCK ev unit, located next to each drive bay. There are also Activity Lights on the G-DRIVE ev hard drives. All of these lights give visual indications about how the Evolution Series is performing and indicate the following operations and enclosure statuses:
- System initialization
- Ejecting a G-DRIVE ev
- Disk activity - HDD Read/Write
- Disk drive failure
The Evolution Series has a family of hard drives that operate as standalone devices or as modules for use in the G-DOCK station. The series also allows you to expand your storage with multiple hard drives that plug right into your G-DOCK ev bay station. When you're ready to expand, you just add more G-DRIVE ev hard drives. Each G-DRIVE ev hard drive is enclosed in a stylish aluminum case. There is an Activity Light on the front of the ev Series hard drives, and a SATA Port and USB 3.0 Port on the back. G-DOCK works interchangeably with all hard drives in the evolution series. Choose from a variety of G-DRIVE ev hard drives to fit your capacity and transfer rate needs. Together or apart... in the field and in the edit room... The G-Technology Evolution Series delivers speed, flexibility, freedom and security.