Docking Stations Archive

Review of the Diamond Multimedia TB3000DS Thunderbolt 3 Dock

Picking the right Thunderbolt dock can be rather tricky. Because you’ve got to balance a bunch of different concerns. How many USB ports do you need on the dock? How many options for video throughput? What kind of resolution support? How about mobile charging feature? You might even want the docking station to be small or portable. There are about a thousand different ways to …

Kensington LD5400T Thunderbolt 3 Dock Review

For many people, working with a laptop is just a regular part of daily life. When you need a portable workstation, having some kind of notebook to help you along might be essential. Which can make the right Thunderbolt 3 dock totally invaluable. Especially if you’re bringing mobile devices into a workplace. Whether you’re worried about the safety and security of your stuff, or you’re …

Targus USB-C Universal Quad HD (QVHD) (DOCK520USZ) Docking Station Review

Many computers have an Achilles heel when it comes to expandability. Because they’re often made to ensure systems cannot be improved by installing new core components. Occasionally this is done in the name of convenience, and occasionally it’s done in the name of cost. Whatever the reason, it can present an obstacle to almost anyone who didn’t built their computer from scratch. But it was …

Elgato Thunderbolt 3 Dock Review

In the tech industry, manufacturers are moving towards a once-size-fits-all approach. Microsoft wants Windows to run on desktops, laptops, and mobile devices. Google wants to do-away with operating system specific software and move towards cloud-based architecture. And, of course, vendors want to get rid of the plethora of ports on your system and replace them with a single port that can do everything. Unfortunately, there …