OWC Mercury Helios FX Thunderbolt 3 eGPU Enclosure for Mac & Windows
The OWC Helios FX Thunderbolt r is an enclosure for GPUs and other Thunderbolt-compatible PCIe cards. Add the power of a high-performance GPU to your Mac and PC via Thunderbolt 3. Whether you're bringing a creative vision to life, crunching research data, playing the latest hardware-punishing game, or connecting additional displays — the OWC Mercury Helios FX is built to empower everything you do.
Achieve smoother frame rates, encode faster, edit in greater resolutions, add displays, utilise VR and AR, elevate gaming performance, or take advantage of the complex data crunching GPUs excel at. You'll have plenty of options with support for most Thunderbolt-compatible AMD Radeon™ and NVIDIA GeForce, TITAN, and Quadro GPUs.
The OWC Mercury Helios FX is built to handle the most power-hungry GPUs and simultaneously charge your notebook. It stays cool with a whisper-quiet, temperature-controlled fan, making it perfect for noise-sensitive environments.
See OWC Mercury Helios FX GPU Compatibility Guide for detailed compatibility information.
- Enhance VR, AR, 3D and video workflows Elevate gaming performance
- Works with any Thunderbolt 3 laptop and desktop
- Ready to go, plug in solution
- Mac and Windows compatible
- GPU power + notebook charging
- Thunderbolt 3 cable included
Compatible with the Macs listed below.
- Software Requirements
- macOS 10.13.4 or later
- Windows 10 (64-bit, version 1709) or later
- Hardware Requirements
- Any eGPU-compatible Thunderbolt 3 Mac or PC2
- Supported PCIe card dimensions
- Mechanical x16 (x4 PCIe 3.0 link per Thunderbolt 3 specifications)
- Maximum card length: full-length
- Maximum card height: full-height
- Maximum card width: double-width
- GPU Support
- Please visit the links below for the latest information and related resources, including GPU compatibility:
- PCIe Card Support
- Any driverless PCIe card or PCIe card with a Thunderbolt-aware driver
- Transfer Rate (Max)
- Thunderbolt 3 (40Gbps)
- Expansion Slots
- 1 x PCIe 3.0 (x4)
- Internal UL-listed universal auto-switching
- Supports cards that require up to 375W of power
- Ambient Temperature Operating: 0°C to 35°C
- Height: 20.0 cm (7.9 in)
- Length: 34.0 cm (13.4 in)
- Width: 18.5 cm (7.3 in)
- 3.22 kg (7.10 lbs)
What's in the box?
- 1 x Mercury Helios FX Expansion Chassis
- 1 x 550W ATX power supply
- 1 x Thunderbolt 3 cable (40Gbps)
- 2 x 6+2 pin internal power cables for GPUs requiring 6 or 8-pin power
- 1 x Power cable
- 1 x Quick start guide
- 3 Year Warranty