Vantec USB 3.0 Universal Dual Video Docking Station with SD Reader Review

Posted by Aaron Howe on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 8:00am

Vantec USB 3.0 Dual Video Docking Station Review


These days USB truly has become universal. With the ability to connect keyboards, mice, scanners, printers, displays, network adapters, and even multiport devices such as this. One problem for power users these days is a lack of ports on a standard laptop. Either there won’t be Ethernet, a card reader, multiple USB 3.0 ports, or low external display support; this accessory is designed to help alleviate that exact problem.

The dual video docking station has slots for an HDMI and DVI video, headphone, microphone, ethernet, five USB 3.0 ports, and an SD/MicroSD card reader. With the USB 3.0 port taken up on a laptop, it’s nice to see that they added so many more ports for people who want to add a printer, keyboard, mouse, and possibly even a webcam, or other peripheral.

About Vantec

Vantec was founded in 1994, and has their headquarters in Fremont, CA. Making their mark in the storage, thermal, and mobile solutions market – they push the boundaries of what is out there, always making it their goal to provide a complete and affordable line of products for all computing needs.

Vantec's thoughts on the USB 3.0 Universal Dual Video Docking Station with SD Reader

The Vantec USB 3.0 Universal Dual Video Docking Station with SD reader is an expansion device designed for today’s ultra-lightweight and portable laptops.  It provides an easy link to all the peripherals using a single USB 3.0 connection.  Once connected, you can access your monitors (HDMI/DVI), headphone, microphone, Gigabit Ethernet network, five additional USB 3.0 ports and SD/MicroSD reader. The Dual HD video port can easily turn your laptop into a Multi-Monitor Workstation and the SD/MicroSD reader supports newer and larger capacity cards.  The availability of five additional USB 3.0 ports gives you so much more devices that you can connect and use like storage, mouse, keyboard, and printers.  Simplify your workspace and connect all your peripherals with the Vantec USB 3.0 Universal Dual Video Docking Station and create an office setup without sacrificing portability.



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