Okay I have this one on order ; http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003VKTJGW/ref=oh_details_o00_s00_i00 cost 30 I have this in my home http://www.amazon.com/Seagate-FreeA...1351415515&sr=1-1&keywords=seagate+usb3+cable cost 25 http://www.amazon.com/Seagate-Porta...548&sr=1-2&keywords=seagate+thunderbolt+cable cost 99 plus a cable about 150. I have a samsung 830 gb ssd for the tests. I will run these on my 2012 mid quad 2.3 mini. results will be later today. for the seagate gear.