Transform your Samsung Galaxy Phone to a Desktop PC with Plugable’s First USB-C Phone Docking Station

A Desktop Experience Through Your Phone We’re excited to announce Plugable’s first USB-C Phone Docking Station (UD-CUBE-15W) — the Phone Cube! With a compatible DeX-enabled Samsung Galaxy smartphone or tablet, you’ll be able to connect your phone to the dock and hook up an HDMI display to drive a full-on desktop experience. This doesn’t mean […]

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Windows 10 May 2019 Update with DisplayLink Docking Stations and Video Adapters

You may have to reinstall drivers for your DisplayLink dock after installing the latest Windows 10 update. Continuing with their practice of providing frequent large updates to Windows 10, Microsoft released the ‘Windows 10 May 2019 Update’ for Windows 10 on May 21st, 2019 and with this update there are many fixes and enhancements to […]

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Plugable’s newest Thunderbolt™ 3 Cable Offers More Length & More Power

Today, we are excited to release the latest addition to our Thunderbolt™ 3 cable family: the 2.6ft (80cm) passive 40Gbps Thunderbolt 3 Cable with support for 100W charging (TBT3-40G80CM). Thunderbolt 3’s unparalleled performance has had a trade-off, with short 1.6ft/.5m cables or more costly “active” cables (without USB 3.1 compatibility) required to reach its maximum […]

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Thunderbolt application not in use anymore error on Windows? Check your driver types and versions

Synopsis – If your Thunderbolt 3 driver or utility version types are mismatched within a Windows host system, you may receive an error message stating, “Application Cannot run – This Thunderbolt application is not in use anymore and can be safely uninstalled” when attempting to run the Intel Thunderbolt Software management utility or the Intel […]

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New Intel Graphics Command Center able to configure DisplayLink Displays

At Plugable, we make a lot of different products based on DisplayLink technology that allow you to connect additional external displays to a Windows system via a USB connection. Some examples are our popular UD-3900 dock (https://plugable.com/products/ud-3900) and our UGA-3000 adapter (https://plugable.com/products/uga-3000). Previously when adding these devices to a Windows 10 system, the attached displays […]

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Get a Tactical Edge with the Plugable Performance Onyx Gaming Headset

We’re excited to announce the latest addition to our Performance line of products, designed by gamers, for gamers: The Plugable Performance Onyx Gaming Headset. The Onyx (TRRS-HS53) features premium plastics that are sturdy but help to keep the weight and comfort balanced. It features high-quality synthetic leather and cloth for contact points, sturdy brushed aluminum […]

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Now available in Europe and the U.K: Plugable’s USB 3.0 Horizontal Dual 4K Display Docking Station

At Plugable we are proud to announce the release the popular UD-6950H Horizontal 4K Display Docking Station for Windows to the U.K. and four major European markets, Italy, Spain, Germany, and France. We have received a lot of great feedback from our United States customers using the UD-6950H and we’re excited to release this dock […]

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Thunderbolt 3 Error Message: How to Fix This

Ever come across either of these Thunderbolt error messages when connecting a Thunderbolt 3 device (such as our TBT3-UDV docking station) to your Mac or Windows laptop and can’t figure out why? “Cannot use the Thunderbolt 3 accessory please connect the accessory to a thunderbolt port on this Mac.” “Thunderbolt device functionality might be limited […]

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The Future is Here! Plugable Products + Samsung Galaxy Note 9

With the processing power, capabilities, and connectivity of our phones increasing each year, we may soon be using these pocket sized computers in place of a traditional laptop. The challenge with previous phones has been device connectivity standards, and mobile operating system support, for this type of expanded functionality. But pretty soon, you’re going to […]

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