You would prefer that ThunderBolt be designed to just barely match current drive throughput? Because that's what you're saying, in effect.
The new standard is looking to the future, and current consumer-level RAID hardware is still in the present. As RAID (and other) hardware performance improves, as it will, ThunderBolt will have no problem keeping up.
[/QUOTE]I hate that a 1 TB hard drive comes with 998 GB of space.[/QUOTE]
The drive has the raw space, it's just that to...