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Dual 4K Displays Now Possible on Existing USB 3.0 Ports

The world’s first adapter to provide two additional 4K displays and a gigabit wired network connection over USB 3.0. It’s now possible to connect not just one but two 4K monitors (total combined resolution 5120×2280!) via your existing USB 3.0 ports. We recently announced the release of the first USB-C adapters to be based off […]

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Dual 4K Displays on any PC – Plugable’s New Docking Station

New Plugable Dock supports 5120 × 2880 Resolution Recently we introduced our Dual 4K DisplayPort and HDMI adapters that enable you to connect two 4K@60Hz displays to your system. Today, we are excited to introduce a docking solution based on of the same DisplayLink DL-6950 cutting edge technology, the Plugable USB 3.0 Dual 4K Monitor […]

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Plugable’s USB-C Mini Dock with HDMI, USB 3.0 and Pass-Through Charging

As more systems are released with only Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C ports, we are left asking ourselves, “how do we connect all of our peripherals to our laptops if we only have USB-C ports?!” Existing solutions have either been expensive or had spotty compatibility. Plugable’s newest product is designed to solve this vexing problem: our […]

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Plugable Launches First DisplayLink DL-6950 USB-C Adapters Supporting Dual 4K@60 Displays

Today Plugable is launching the world’s first USB-C adapters which add two 4K 60Hz displays and Gigabit Ethernet to their USB-C or Thunderbolt 3 Windows systems without the need for a full-fledged docking station. Some of the most common questions we receive as Plugable support engineers are “How can I connect two 4K displays to […]

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Plugable Introduces Universal 60W USB Type-C Power Delivery 2.0 Charger

Finally, a standard laptop power adapter. With the introduction of USB 3.1 Type-C (“USB-C”) a few years ago there were high expectations for this exciting new standard. The flexibility to carry power, data, and video over a single cable was certainly an exciting prospect. Unfortunately many first-generation USB-C products resulted in frustrating compatibility issues, with […]

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Turning The Inverted Microscope Market Upside-Down

Traditional high-powered compound microscopes are great for viewing prepared slides, but they aren’t able to fit larger subjects. The objective lens on a compound microscope is positioned slightly above the stage, and samples have to squeeze into this narrow gap. This limitation was overcome when John Lawrence Smith invented the inverted microscope in 1850. True […]

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The New Plugable Travel Power Station (It’s a great charger at home, too!)

Have you ever forgotten your phone charger at a hotel? I know I have. It’s awfully frustrating to get home, unpack, and realize I have no way to charge my phone. All because the wall outlet in my hotel room was back behind the nightstand, tough to reach and easy to forget about. Combine a […]

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From Gamers With Love – The Plugable Pro Mouse

If it wasn’t clear by now, behind the veneer of best selling business-oriented Docking Stations, there’s a group of gamers and peripheral enthusiasts here at Plugable. In the vein that our mechanical keyboards are a love letter to price-conscious typing enthusiasts, the USB-PM3360 mouse is a love letter to price-conscious PC gamers, and those who […]

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Plugable’s New Thunderbolt 3™ Docking Station Now Shipping

Today Plugable is proud to announce the availability of the latest addition to our growing line of Thunderbolt™ 3 products, our Thunderbolt 3 Docking Station for Apple Macbook Pro 2016 and Dell Thunderbolt 3 Systems. The dock supports a single DisplayPort or HDMI Display (with included adapter). The dock does not charge the host computer. […]

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