DisplayLink demonstrates new USB power delivery capability


08-01-2013

(BUSINESS WIRE)--DisplayLink®, the leading provider of USB Graphics technology, announced it will demonstrate the new USB Power Delivery capability in the USB Techzone at CES 2013 this week (Las Vegas, January 8-11). The demonstration will show a USB Power Delivery Monitor Dock charging a full size notebook with just a single USB cable.

DisplayLink Technology provides USB Graphics, Video, Gigabit Ethernet, Audio and multiple USB connections for external peripherals simultaneously over the same USB cable.

“We’re truly excited about the upcoming USB Power Delivery solutions, which we believe will cement USB as the docking connector of choice for all notebooks and tablets”
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DisplayLink’s technology is widely deployed in USB Docking Stations within Fortune 500 companies globally, providing flexibility to IT Managers to easily connect notebooks and tablets over a single USB cable. The new USB Power Delivery specification takes this capability to the next level by delivering up to 100 Watts of charging power to a notebook over the same cable. The new USB Power Delivery specification defines power outputs as high as 100 Watts, far greater than today’s USB 3 specification of 0.9 Watts. This new capability also has application for future DisplayLink enabled USB bus powered monitors enabling even larger screen sizes. DisplayLink’s technology is ready to work in conjunction with the new USB PD specification today.

“We’re truly excited about the upcoming USB Power Delivery solutions, which we believe will cement USB as the docking connector of choice for all notebooks and tablets,” said John Cummins, Vice President Sales and Marketing for DisplayLink. “This is a snapshot of connectivity to come, and we are very happy to show to interested parties at CES 2013 in Las Vegas."

For more information come and see the demonstration live at CES 2013. DisplayLink are located at the USB TechZone each day of the show, South Hall, booth #31431.

About DisplayLink – Plug and Display Solutions

 DisplayLink® (www.displaylink.com) develops hardware and software solutions to enable easy connectivity between monitors and computing devices over standard interfaces such as USB, Ethernet, and wireless networks. DisplayLink’s technology increases productivity and ease-of-use in the multi-display workspace and is deployed to millions of users through globally branded PC products including universal docking stations, monitors, projectors, zero client systems and display adapters.

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DisplayLink is a fabless network graphics semiconductor and software company, formed in 2003 to develop and exploit methods of delivering content to multiple flat panel displays from a single computer with the view that this technology could lower the costs of computing and thus make information technology much more widely available in developing countries.

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