Use PCIe Expansion Cards with any Thunderbolt Equipped Mac or PC
Helios 2 is the ideal way to access up to two PCIe cards and is perfect for video capturing, video editing,
media transcoding, audio processing, ultra-fast networking, data storage, and more via its Thunderbolt interface.
Get empowered with the flexibility to upgrade the capabilities of almost any workflow and workstation.
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Install Two PCIe Cards + Daisy Chain
Helios 2 supports one half-length (up to 7.75"), full-height, double-width x16 PCIe 2.0 card and one half-length (up to 7.75"), full-height, single-width x8 PCIe 2.0 card to provide a vast array of expansion options.
Two PCIe card slots + daughter card support
Two Thunderbolt 2 ports
Thunderbolt daisy-chain six devices plus a display
The Helios 2 is the perfect solution to enhance and expand the computing capabilities of any Thunderbolt or Thunderbolt 2
equipped Mac Pro, iMac, Mac mini, Mac laptop, or PC. Utilizing Thunderbolt high-performance technology, Helios 2 is a tour de force that provides the flexibility to use a multitude of PCIe cards with the bandwidth to support their capabilities.
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A whisper quiet variable speed fan keeps the inside of the Helios 2's durable aluminum ventilated chassis running cool.
It automatically powers on/off with your computer, so it's at the ready whenever you are.
Lock It Up
Let's face it, you have PCIe cards because they serve an important workflow need. Helios 2 comes with a
Thunderbolt cable lock that prevents accidental cable pulls from stopping your work in progress — ensuring
your PCIe cards and daisy-chained Thunderbolt devices stay connected.