4K DisplayPort Docking Station for Laptops - USB 3.0

The StarTech.com USB3VDOCK4DP is a compact and convenient solution for adding more connectivity options to any PC laptop or MacBook equipped with a USB 3.0 Type-A port. While the laptop docking station takes up very little room on a desk, it enables you to increase your production and easily multitask. Connect a single 4K Ultra HD monitor to the laptop dock with the DisplayPort port. There are three USB Type-A ports you can use for multiple USB devices such as a printer and hard drive. One of the USB ports is a Fast-Charge port for quickly charging mobile devices. Keep all your peripherals hooked up to the dock and with the included USB Type-A cable you can quickly connect your laptop to all of them.

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Warranty Information
Warranty: 2 Years

4K Support: Yes
Bus Type: USB 3.0
Chipset ID: DisplayLink - DL-5700 (Display, LAN, Audio)
VLI - VL812 (USB 3.0 w/ Charge)
Fast-Charge Support: Yes
Industry Standards: USB Battery Charging Specification Rev. 1.2
IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
USB 3.0 - Backward compatible with USB 2.0/1.1

Auto MDIX: Yes
Compatible Networks: 10/100/1000 Mbps
Full Duplex Support: Yes
Maximum Data Transfer Rate: 5 Gbps (USB 3.0)
2 Gbps (Ethernet; Full-Duplex)
Maximum Digital Resolutions: 3840 x 2160 @ 30Hz (DisplayPort - Single Display)
Lower resolutions are also supported. For example, if the max is 3840 x 2160p (4K), it also supports 2560 x 1600p and 2560 x 1440p.
Type and Rate: USB 3.0 - 5 Gbit/s
UASP Support: Yes

Connector Type(s):

  • 1 - DisplayPort (20 pin) Female 
  • 1 - USB 3.0 A (Fast-Charge; 9 pin; SuperSpeed) Female 
  • 2 - USB 3.0 A (9 pin; SuperSpeed) Female 
  • 1 - RJ-45 Female 
  • 1 - 3.5 mm Mini-Jack (4 Position) Female 
  • 1 - USB 3.0 B (9 pin; SuperSpeed) Female 
  • 1 - Security Lock Slot Female 
OS Compatibility: Windows® 10 (32/64), 8 / 8.1 (32/64), 7 (32/64)
Mac OS® 10.8 and later (tested up to 10.10)

Special Notes / Requirements
  • A 4K-capable DisplayPort display is required to achieve 4Kx2K resolutions 
  • If connected to a USB 2.0 host port, or if using a USB 2.0 host connection cable, performance may be limited (USB 3.0 host cables included) 
  • USB 3.0 is also known as USB 3.1 Gen 1; this connectivity standard offers speeds up to 5Gbps 
System and Cable Requirements: USB-enabled computer with an available USB 3.0 port 

Physical Characteristics
Color: Black & Silver
Enclosure Type: Plastic
Product Height: 1 in [26 mm]
Product Length: 5.5 in [139 mm]
Product Width: 3.1 in [79 mm]

LED Indicators:
  • 1 - Link (Green) 
  • 1 - Activity (Amber) 
Center Tip Polarity: Positive
Input Current: 0.8 A
Input Voltage: 100 ~ 240 AC
Output Current: 4 A
Output Voltage: 5 DC
Plug Type: M
Power Consumption: 20 W Max
Power Source: AC Adapter Included

Humidity: 20~80% RH
Operating Temperature: 5°C to 50°C (41°F to 122°F)
Storage Temperature: -20°C to 60°C (-4°F to 140°F)

Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight: 12.7 oz [360 g]

What's in the Box
Included in Package:
  • 1 - laptop docking station 
  • 1 - USB 3.0 host cable 
  • 1 - universal power adapter (NA/EU/UK/AU) 
  • 1 - instruction manual