Announced today, Pengo, a leading player in home computing connectivity, unveiled the availability of its latest USB Type-C docking station. The Pengo USB Type C-Dock is a sleek and elegant 8-in-1 device with high-quality aluminum housing. The docking station’s crafted rubber feet pad increases stability and prevents damage to your desk, or other surfaces it is placed on. The USB-C Dock also uses a high-quality USB chip to deliver continuous high data-transfer rates, optimal connectivity, and a host of high-end features for today’s mobile users. Furthermore, the dedicated power adapter supplied with the USB-C Docking station guarantees stable power towards every port, even while charging a laptop using the USB Type-C port.
Pengo’s new USB-C Dock Features include:
- Built-in SD Card Reader
- HDMI and DisplayPort adapter for a dual 4K external monitor up to 1080p 60Hz
- Audio input and output
- Ethernet connector
- Dual USB-A 3.1 Gen1 ports
- Gigabit networking
- USB-C connector that supports USB Power Delivery 3.0 charging
- Available in black or titanium gray
Using USB for rich 4K content
The USB-C Docking Station uses the latest USB 3.1 Gen1 features to deliver high-quality Audio, Video, networking, and Power in a small box. The back of the device features a USB Type-C port to connect to an ultra-portable laptop where it can deliver up to 60-Watt power through USB Power Delivery 3.0. It outputs 4K resolution, supports HDCP and provides a DisplayPort 1.2 port with a similar configuration. Finally, a Gigabit Ethernet port allows for high-speed connectivity to a local network.
Fully-functional USB Type-C Dock
The Front of the USB-C Dock features classic connectivity with an SD card reader for high-speed SDHC/XC UHS-I cards. A combo headphone/microphone jack and two USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-A ports (charging port 5V/900mA and charging port 2.1A (BC1.2 (5V/1.5A)) complement the rest of the front panel. One of these ports also supports 1.5A Quick Charge for rapid charging of compatible devices. By using an external charger, the USB-C Dock provides ample power to all other devices connected to it, whether that is through USB Type-A or Type-C.
Ready out of the box
The USB-C Dock comes with bundled with a high-quality USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C cable, fully capable of delivering power as well as transferring Audio, Video, and network data. Its external 70W power adapter can provide ample power to fully charge a laptop through USB Power Delivery while at the same time charge other connected devices with its USB 3.0 ports. Finally, the Pengo USB-C Dock is compatible with both Windows and Mac OS unlike many other products on the market right now.
The Pengo USB-C Dock is now available in Titanium Gray at an MSRP of $199.99 in the Amazon US and Newegg. Read about the Pengo USB Type-C docking station at https://www.pengohome.com/Product_Detail.asp?PiD=087F22DE38BC5F3336FA75254D660247. Learn about Pengo and its products at www.pengohome.com or on Pengo’s Facebook page