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Product description

Model Number: A8392

PowerExpand 13-in-1 USB-C Dock

Small Footprint, Superb Functionality

What’s in The Box:

PowerExpand 13-in-1 USB-C Dock, 135W Power Adapter, USB-C to USB-C cable (3 ft), Welcome Guide

Dimensions and Weight: Height: 125.8 mm / 4.9 in; Width: 88.6 mm / 3.5 in; Depth: 41.6 mm / 1.6 in; Weight: 370 g / 13.1 oz

Compatible Operating Systems

Windows 10 and macOS 10.10 or later, Linux, iPadOS

Notes

The connected laptop must support Power Delivery and DisplayPort Alt Mode via the USB-C port.

To support 4K@60Hz, your laptop must support DisplayPort 1.4.

macOS only supports Single-Stream Transport (SST), and doesn't support Multi-Stream Transport (MST)

Massive Expansion

With a total of 13 ports, you now have the ability to accomplish anything with your computer or laptop. From high-speed charging to high-definition media display, ultra-fast data transfer to crystal clear audio output—PowerExpand can do it all.

Powerful Charging

Connect the included power adapter to provide up to 85W pass-through charging for your laptop—all while retaining full functionality of the dock’s other ports.

Transfer Files in Seconds

Transfer movies, photos, and music at speeds up to 10 Gbps via the USB-C ports, or up to 5 Gbps via 3 USB-A ports. SD and microSD card slots support virtually all SD card formats for seamless access to photos and other media files.

Triple-Monitor Display

Set Up Your Dock:

Plug one end of the included power adapter into the DC-IN in port and the other to the power outlet; Press the power button, the LED will turn green; Use the USB-C cable that came with our dock to connect the dock's 85W C port (with a computer icon) and the USB-C port of your computer

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q1: Will this dock work with any laptop? How do I make sure my laptop works with this dock?

A: This dock works with laptops with a USB-C port that supports DisplayPort Alt Mode and Power Delivery. To confirm the USB-C port function of your laptop, consult your user manual or contact your laptop’s manufacturer. If your USB-C port doesn’t support DisplayPort Alt Mode, you won’t receive video output. If your USB-C port doesn’t support Power Delivery, the dock will work correctly with video and data (including audio and Ethernet), but would not be able to supply charging to your laptop.

Q2: Can I use my own USB-C cable to connect the dock to my laptop?

A: We recommend that you use the 3 ft USB-C cable that comes with the dock, however any other USB-C cable with support for USB 3.1 Gen 2 and 85W Power Delivery should work.

Q3:How many monitors does the dock support and what is the maximum resolution supported?

A: This dock supports connection to three external monitors: 2 via HDMI and 1 via DisplayPort. 1. Single Monitor Resolution: 4K@60Hz (for DisplayPort 1.4) or 4K@30Hz (for DisplayPort 1.2); 2. Dual Monitor Resolution: 2 x 2K@60Hz (for DisplayPort 1.4) or 2 x 1080p@60Hz (for DisplayPort 1.2); 3. Triple Monitor Resolution: 3 x 1080p@60Hz (for DisplayPort 1.4) or 3 x 1600x900@60Hz (for DisplayPort 1.2).

macOS only supports Single-Stream Transport (SST), and doesn't support Multi-Stream Transport (MST)

Q4: Can the dock support fast-charging for phones?

A: Yes, the USB-C Power Delivery port (indicated by “PD”) supports up to 18W fast-charging for iPhone 8 and later, Nexus 5X/Nexus 6P, Google Pixel/Pixel 3XL, Samsung S9/S10/S20/Note 9/ Note 10, LG V30+/V40, and Sony XZ2 Premium/XZ3. The front USB-A port supports 7.5W fast charging for Apple Watch/AirPods.

Q5: Do I need to install any drivers to use the dock?

A: No.

Q6: Is this dock compatible with computers that have a Thunderbolt 3 port?

A: Yes, however, it can only deliver a maximum bandwidth of 10Gbps, so it cannot not reach the maximum bandwidth of Thunderbolt 3 (40Gbps).

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Power Input DC-IN (20V/6.5A) DC-IN (100W) DC-IN (120W) DC-IN (20V/5A) DC-IN (20V/9A) AC-IN
Charging for Laptop 85W 60W Max 90W Max 85W 85W Max 45W
Charging for Phone 18W (Power Delivery) 20W 20W 15W 18W (Power Delivery) / 15W (Thunderbolt 3)
Data Transfer Speed 10Gbps 5Gbps Up to 40Gbps Up to 40Gbps Up to 40Gbps 10Gbps
Video Output 4K@60Hz (Max) , macOS: SST, Windows: SST/MST 4K@60Hz 8K@30Hz 8K@30Hz 5K@60Hz 4K@60Hz
Gigabit Ethernet
Audio In & Out
SD / TF Slots SD Slot 5K@60Hz
Dimensions and Weight 4.9 * 3.5 * 1.6 in / 13.1 oz 5.7 * 2.5 * 1.0 in / 6.64 oz 7.3 x 2.9 x 1.3 in / 16.5 oz 4.9 * 2.8 * 0.9 in / 8.8 oz 4.9 * 3.5 * 1.6 in / 17.3 oz 4.3 * 3.5 * 1.2 in / 7.9 oz
What's Included 135W power adapter, 3.9 ft power cord, 3ft USB-C to USB-C cable, Manual 100W power adapter, 3.9 ft power cord, 3.3 ft USB 3.1 Gen 2 USB-C to C cable, QSG 120W power adapter, 3.9 ft power cord, 2.3 ft Thunderbolt 4 cable, QSG 100W power adapter, 3.9 ft power cord, 2.3 ft Thunderbolt 4 cable 180W power adapter, 3.9 ft power cord, 2.3ft Thunderbolt 3 cable, Manual AC power cord, 2.3ft Thunderbolt 3 cable, Manual

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Features

  • Huge Expansion: Equipped with an 85W laptop-charging USB-C port, an 18W Power Delivery USB-C port, a USB-C data port, 3 USB-A ports, 2 HDMI ports, a DisplayPort, an Ethernet port, SD/microSD card slots, a 3.5 mm AUX port, and a DC input.
  • Simultaneous Charging: Connect your laptop to the 85W USB-C port and connect your phone or other mobile device to the 18W Power Delivery USB-C port to get simultaneous high-speed charging.
  • Comprehensive Media Display: Simultaneously stream media to up to 3 monitors in 1080p@60Hz via the DisplayPort and dual HDMI ports.
  • Display Information: macOS and iPadOS only support Single-Stream Transport (SST) mode, which means all connected monitors will show the same content.
  • What You Get: PowerExpand 13-in-1 USB-C Dock, a 135W power adapter, 1 m / 3 ft USB-C to USB-C cable, welcome guide, our worry-free 18-month warranty, and friendly customer service.

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DL
3.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Pretty good docking station with a few problems
Reviewed in the United States on August 12, 2020
The docking station worked pretty well right out of the box. A few observations: 1. The instructions, as many do now, are in multiple languages and a very small part was applicable. The key diagram and explanatory table were buried among all the other text, but... See more
The docking station worked pretty well right out of the box. A few observations:

1. The instructions, as many do now, are in multiple languages and a very small part was applicable. The key diagram and explanatory table were buried among all the other text, but it would have been helpful to have that information at the very top of the instructions, rather than in the middle of multiple languages.

2. I have an HP Spectre 360, and the charging function of the docking station is variable, i.e. sometimes it charges, sometimes it does not. I have to check periodically to make sure it''s charging, otherwise I risk using all the battery reserve. It''s a relatively minor issue and perhaps due to the detection by the computer of a non-HP power source.

3. Update: I had 2 HDMI monitors and a third was connected through a USB expansion device with an HDMI port. Decided to try using the display port instead of the USB expansion device, and when I plugged the third monitor into the display port using a converter cable for DP to HDMI, one of the other monitors would not show. No matter what combination I used, if I plugged the third monitor into the DP port, only 2 would show. So, I plugged my USB expansion device back in and voila! All three monitors showed again. I couldn''t find any documentation online regarding this issue, so I have to assume that using the DP port along with the two HDMI ports negates one of the three. Interesting, but it decreases the score.

Overall, the device is still a nice addition to my desk. Prior to now, I had a number of USB hubs strung together with a mass of wires like a bowl of spaghetti, so the docking station with multiple ports is a definite improvement.
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Titan5178
3.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Couldn''t get it to work properly with Macbook Pro 16"
Reviewed in the United States on June 27, 2020
I wanted to replace my Caldigit TS3 with this dock because I need a dock that can support all my devices including those that do not have Thunderbolt 3. This dock worked fantastic with my Ryzen based Windows laptop that lacks Thunderbolt 3. I was able to get full resolution... See more
I wanted to replace my Caldigit TS3 with this dock because I need a dock that can support all my devices including those that do not have Thunderbolt 3. This dock worked fantastic with my Ryzen based Windows laptop that lacks Thunderbolt 3. I was able to get full resolution at 120hz.

Unfortunately though had trouble using it with my Macbook Pro 16". For one, my monitor is 1440p which the Caldigit and even a USB-C adapter can handle but through this dock the best I could get was 1080p at 60hz no matter if I tried HDMI or DisplayPort. It also lost connection a few times where I had to completely power down the dock to get it to come back.

I really need something that works and supports both USB-C and TB3 devices so I might try the more expensive Anker Thunderbolt 3/USB-C dock but I was really hoping this cheaper one would work cause I don''t keep any storage devices connected to my dock so I really don''t need the speed of Thunderbolt 3.
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Jon M
1.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Denial of Service Dock
Reviewed in the United States on September 27, 2020
The weirdest thing happens with this dock. If you unplug your computer, it will start flooding the wired network port with some kind of input that disrupts all other devices attached to whatever switch it''s connected to. I have a tp-link switch connected to this... See more
The weirdest thing happens with this dock. If you unplug your computer, it will start flooding the wired network port with some kind of input that disrupts all other devices attached to whatever switch it''s connected to.

I have a tp-link switch connected to this dock, my server, and back to my router. If I plug my laptop into the dock, everything works fine. If I unplug my laptop, all of the sudden my server becomes unreachable from the rest of the network. Wireshark shows no activity at all. When I turn off the dock, all of the sudden I get a huge flood of packets coming back to the server.

I don''t know what the heck is going on with it, but it''s a real pain. This doesn''t happen with a different thunderbolt dock that I have.
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Geoff
1.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Not working as advertised, but they have much better option!
Reviewed in the United States on June 27, 2020
Just got this device and tried using it with multiple displays on my MacBook Pro - Catalina. I can get only one screen working with native resolution and the other one can only mirror it. One would have expected better from this rather “high end” device. Sent... See more
Just got this device and tried using it with multiple displays on my MacBook Pro - Catalina. I can get only one screen working with native resolution and the other one can only mirror it. One would have expected better from this rather “high end” device.

Sent request to customer service - but they are probably off today - weekend. Really annoyed ...

Adding a few more details: the images associated with this product are contradictory - one of the images states that you cannot extend your desktop in Windows - but you can do it in MacOS, then the next one claims the exact opposite. Which is it?

Their web site does not even display this product - so there is no way look up any support information. The attempt to download possibly upgraded firmware - also failed - after downloading zipped dmg file and installing it - it fails to even detect this dock.

Now I am really frustrated and awaiting customer service help, which I have requested both directly from Anker and through Amazon ...

Stay tuned.

Now that I have tried new Anker product - Thunderbolt 13-in-1 docking station - this is really great product. Works with multiple screens without the need to download murky DisplayLink drivers, and no need to give up nice Apple Watch features (such as being able to unlock MacBook Pro just by having your watch in the vicinity of it). I got this docking station and cannot be happier.
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Joe N.
5.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Works great for what I need
Reviewed in the United States on July 3, 2020
I have a 32" monitor, pen tablet, speakers, and peripherals that I had to plug and unplug every day. My goal was to get a docking station so I wouldn''t have to keep wearing out the ports on my laptop. This succeeded with what I was trying to accomplish. The... See more
I have a 32" monitor, pen tablet, speakers, and peripherals that I had to plug and unplug every day. My goal was to get a docking station so I wouldn''t have to keep wearing out the ports on my laptop. This succeeded with what I was trying to accomplish.

The packaging was pretty good, no damage to the product inside at all. I think I''ll keep the box, too it has a nice magnetic snap to it when you close it. The docking station itself was super easy to setup and comes with a beast of a power adapter(135w). Plenty of ports to utilize for your home office. The power LED on the front is subtle so nothing to worry about if you have it in plain view.

Doesn''t seem to support full 1440p through HDMI. With 1HDMI and 1DP hooked, I could only get 720p out of the pen tablet. With both screens hooked up to HDMI, I managed to get 1920x1080 on the pen tablet and 2048x1152 on the other. Not quite 1440p but not a major concern. Maybe it''s bandwidth thing?

Side note: I was a little bummed out that I couldn''t utilize the pass-through charging, but that''s because my laptop''s type c port doesn''t support it. The power adaptor that comes with this is 135w so it can easily handle it if your device supports it. I would also have preferred the 3.5mm to be on the back of the device the keep the cable desktop speakers tidy.

Overall, I''ve had some pretty good luck with Anker products. If they keep up the good quality, I''ll continue to buy.
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MOCTODNOZAMA
2.0 out of 5 starsVine Customer Review of Free Product
Perhaps not compatible with older computers and Chromebooks...
Reviewed in the United States on August 11, 2020
10/13/2020 UPDATE: ---------------------------- After trying another dock by Plugable, I stand by my original review 100%, the Anker dock is NOT ready for prime time. Or, it is, and you just need to have newer devices. Everything that did not work with the Anker,... See more
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After trying another dock by Plugable, I stand by my original review 100%, the Anker dock is NOT ready for prime time. Or, it is, and you just need to have newer devices. Everything that did not work with the Anker, they all worked for me with the Plugable. Both the Anker and the Plugable are Vine products for me, so I have not rooting interest in either. This was my persona experience. This is the other dock that worked perfectly for me with all my devices... https://www.amazon.com/review/RB4NOJ0TLOOIA/ref=cm_cr_srp_d_rdp_perm?ie=UTF8

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I tried and tried, but it just didn''t work for me. Perhaps you truly need newer tech? I contacted Anker to get some info. They told me I absolutely have to use a USB-C to USB-C cable. Which basically means, only newer pcs and laptops. I was connecting the dock to my windows laptop with a USB-C to USB-A cable. Anker says this is not sufficient power, but my laptop has it''s own power source and the Anker has its own power source, and the HDMI goes from the Anker to the monitor. Why can''t this work?

So in any case, the only USB-C powered "laptop" I have is my Google Pixel Slate. Again, the Anker is connected with its own power source, and since my slate has two usb-c ports, I gave power to the Slate independently instead of having the Anker dock be the sole source. Then the other USB-C port is then connected from the Slate to the Dock. From here, HDMI out from Dock to monitor.... drum roll.... still no dice. I tried two dell monitors, so I figure lets try a normal tv, and unfortunately, no picture there either.

Perhaps I just don''t have the proper USB-C laptop or tablet that''s compatible with this dock. Perhaps it''s not compatible with the Pixel Slate since it''s running on Chrome. I dunno... Perhaps there is a firmware update that can fix this? I went to Anker''s site. Went to SUPPORT. Clicked on UPDATE FIRMWARE. I was given three choices... Cables, Audio or Hubs and Docks! This is getting exciting! Perhaps there is a firmware update! So I clicked on Hubs and Docks and downloaded the software for Windows. But when I ran the software, it turns out to be an updater for their Speakers. :( Anker told me perhaps it''s defective, so we did a replacement to no avail, it still doesn''t display for me. All the other ports work fine, just no display.

My computer gear is top of the line from about 5 yrs ago. One of which is a Vaio Canvas Z, but neither have USB-C. My only USB-C laptop is the Pixel Slate, but it''s a chromebook. Maybe you need a recent windows laptop with USB-C? I would appreciate any info in the comments section. Anybody who got theirs to work with a PC that doesn''t have USB-C, please comment below. If you got it to work with a Chromebook, please comment below. Please let me know what you did. For me, it''s not displaying anything, but all the usb ports, card reader, ethernet work fine. I will update and revise my rating if I can get it to display. Otherwise, it''s a nice looking dock, sleek and compact.
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R. Mimbs
2.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Anker fan says don''t buy - Just not getting enough for the $$$
Reviewed in the United States on January 2, 2021
PROS + It does deliver more power to the laptop than most alternatives. + It''s nice looking. + I''ve bought several Anker products, and they seem well built. CONS + It can''t handle full resolution on monitors. Few monitors these days are... See more
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+ It does deliver more power to the laptop than most alternatives.
+ It''s nice looking.
+ I''ve bought several Anker products, and they seem well built.

CONS
+ It can''t handle full resolution on monitors. Few monitors these days are "only" 1080P. It being hard to find exact specs, one might think if it could handle 3 1080P monitors, it could handle two at higher resolution (3440x1440 & 2560x1080), but it cannot. Docking stations much less can do more, see VAVA VA-DK004. On sale today for $66.... over $100 less and can support two 4K monitors. (note I''ve bought VAVA brand product before and it worked well)
+ Not enough USB type A ports. You''ll still need another USB hub.
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5.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Does not like multi-drive enclosures or USB Hubs with MacBook Pro 13" 2020
Reviewed in the United States on July 26, 2020
UPDATE: After leaving my original review, Anker reached out and offered me a replacement dock to test. Using the front USB C PD port with a USB A adapter, I was able to use my OWC USB 3.1 RAID 0 enclosure (self powered, not bus powered) while also filling literally every... See more
UPDATE: After leaving my original review, Anker reached out and offered me a replacement dock to test. Using the front USB C PD port with a USB A adapter, I was able to use my OWC USB 3.1 RAID 0 enclosure (self powered, not bus powered) while also filling literally every data port on the hub and inserting two memory cards. I was kind of stunned at how well the hub worked given all of these devices were connected simultaneously while also driving a DisplayPort monitor at 4K.

After talking to Anker, it appears the rear USB 3.0 A ports simply cannot handle high powered / large throughput devices nor should they be used with a USB hub (which makes sense because connecting a hub to a hub is bound to give you performance issues, especially if you have four external hard drives attached such as I do). So after careful consideration, I''ve revised my review! I really think this is a wonderful solution for most folks out there and just knowing the limitations of the rear USB ports will allow it to help anyone''s workflow.

For reference, the devices I had trouble using the rear ports were-

OWC Mercury Elite Pro Dual (ESATA / USB 3.1 with 2 x WD Black 1TB Drives in RAID 0)
OWC USB 3.0 Envoy with Apple 500GB PCIe SSD
Anker 7 Port USB 3.0 powered hub with 4 external USB drives (3 bus powered, 1 AC powered)

Original review below:

I have a pretty unique setup but essentially, this was a show stopper for me for one reason - it does not seem to like my OWC RAID enclosure nor the Anker USB hub I tried using. I had the RAID enclosure plugged directly into one of the USB A ports on the back and with nothing else connected except a monitor, the drive would disconnect, which could lead to data failure if it''s in the middle of a read / write. I also tried plugging in an Anker USB 3.0 hub into the second USB A port and those drives would also randomly disconnect within minutes. Now granted, I have 3 drives (one with three partitions) connected to that hub but I have the same configuration running through a CalDigit TS2 docking station and they are solid.

For reference, I''m running a 2020 MacBook Pro 13" and I connected directly to my Mac. Power delivery and external video worked great with my Mac though! Bummer otherwise.
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Model Number: A8392

PowerExpand 13-in-1 USB-C Dock

Small Footprint, Superb Functionality

What’s in The Box:

PowerExpand 13-in-1 USB-C Dock, 135W Power Adapter, USB-C to USB-C cable (3 ft), Welcome Guide

Dimensions and Weight: Height: 125.8 mm / 4.9 in; Width: 88.6 mm / 3.5 in; Depth: 41.6 mm / 1.6 in; Weight: 370 g / 13.1 oz

Compatible Operating Systems

Windows 10 and macOS 10.10 or later, Linux, iPadOS

Notes

The connected laptop must support Power Delivery and DisplayPort Alt Mode via the USB-C port.

To support 4K@60Hz, your laptop must support DisplayPort 1.4.

macOS only supports Single-Stream Transport (SST), and doesn't support Multi-Stream Transport (MST)

Massive Expansion

With a total of 13 ports, you now have the ability to accomplish anything with your computer or laptop. From high-speed charging to high-definition media display, ultra-fast data transfer to crystal clear audio output—PowerExpand can do it all.

Powerful Charging

Connect the included power adapter to provide up to 85W pass-through charging for your laptop—all while retaining full functionality of the dock’s other ports.

Transfer Files in Seconds

Transfer movies, photos, and music at speeds up to 10 Gbps via the USB-C ports, or up to 5 Gbps via 3 USB-A ports. SD and microSD card slots support virtually all SD card formats for seamless access to photos and other media files.

Triple-Monitor Display

Set Up Your Dock:

Plug one end of the included power adapter into the DC-IN in port and the other to the power outlet; Press the power button, the LED will turn green; Use the USB-C cable that came with our dock to connect the dock's 85W C port (with a computer icon) and the USB-C port of your computer

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q1: Will this dock work with any laptop? How do I make sure my laptop works with this dock?

A: This dock works with laptops with a USB-C port that supports DisplayPort Alt Mode and Power Delivery. To confirm the USB-C port function of your laptop, consult your user manual or contact your laptop’s manufacturer. If your USB-C port doesn’t support DisplayPort Alt Mode, you won’t receive video output. If your USB-C port doesn’t support Power Delivery, the dock will work correctly with video and data (including audio and Ethernet), but would not be able to supply charging to your laptop.

Q2: Can I use my own USB-C cable to connect the dock to my laptop?

A: We recommend that you use the 3 ft USB-C cable that comes with the dock, however any other USB-C cable with support for USB 3.1 Gen 2 and 85W Power Delivery should work.

Q3:How many monitors does the dock support and what is the maximum resolution supported?

A: This dock supports connection to three external monitors: 2 via HDMI and 1 via DisplayPort. 1. Single Monitor Resolution: 4K@60Hz (for DisplayPort 1.4) or 4K@30Hz (for DisplayPort 1.2); 2. Dual Monitor Resolution: 2 x 2K@60Hz (for DisplayPort 1.4) or 2 x 1080p@60Hz (for DisplayPort 1.2); 3. Triple Monitor Resolution: 3 x 1080p@60Hz (for DisplayPort 1.4) or 3 x 1600x900@60Hz (for DisplayPort 1.2).

macOS only supports Single-Stream Transport (SST), and doesn't support Multi-Stream Transport (MST)

Q4: Can the dock support fast-charging for phones?

A: Yes, the USB-C Power Delivery port (indicated by “PD”) supports up to 18W fast-charging for iPhone 8 and later, Nexus 5X/Nexus 6P, Google Pixel/Pixel 3XL, Samsung S9/S10/S20/Note 9/ Note 10, LG V30+/V40, and Sony XZ2 Premium/XZ3. The front USB-A port supports 7.5W fast charging for Apple Watch/AirPods.

Q5: Do I need to install any drivers to use the dock?

A: No.

Q6: Is this dock compatible with computers that have a Thunderbolt 3 port?

A: Yes, however, it can only deliver a maximum bandwidth of 10Gbps, so it cannot not reach the maximum bandwidth of Thunderbolt 3 (40Gbps).

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Power Input DC-IN (20V/6.5A) DC-IN (100W) DC-IN (120W) DC-IN (20V/5A) DC-IN (20V/9A) AC-IN
Charging for Laptop 85W 60W Max 90W Max 85W 85W Max 45W
Charging for Phone 18W (Power Delivery) 20W 20W 15W 18W (Power Delivery) / 15W (Thunderbolt 3)
Data Transfer Speed 10Gbps 5Gbps Up to 40Gbps Up to 40Gbps Up to 40Gbps 10Gbps
Video Output 4K@60Hz (Max) , macOS: SST, Windows: SST/MST 4K@60Hz 8K@30Hz 8K@30Hz 5K@60Hz 4K@60Hz
Gigabit Ethernet
Audio In & Out
SD / TF Slots SD Slot 5K@60Hz
Dimensions and Weight 4.9 * 3.5 * 1.6 in / 13.1 oz 5.7 * 2.5 * 1.0 in / 6.64 oz 7.3 x 2.9 x 1.3 in / 16.5 oz 4.9 * 2.8 * 0.9 in / 8.8 oz 4.9 * 3.5 * 1.6 in / 17.3 oz 4.3 * 3.5 * 1.2 in / 7.9 oz
What's Included 135W power adapter, 3.9 ft power cord, 3ft USB-C to USB-C cable, Manual 100W power adapter, 3.9 ft power cord, 3.3 ft USB 3.1 Gen 2 USB-C to C cable, QSG 120W power adapter, 3.9 ft power cord, 2.3 ft Thunderbolt 4 cable, QSG 100W power adapter, 3.9 ft power cord, 2.3 ft Thunderbolt 4 cable 180W power adapter, 3.9 ft power cord, 2.3ft Thunderbolt 3 cable, Manual AC power cord, 2.3ft Thunderbolt 3 cable, Manual

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Features

  • Huge Expansion: Equipped with an 85W laptop-charging USB-C port, an 18W Power Delivery USB-C port, a USB-C data port, 3 USB-A ports, 2 HDMI ports, a DisplayPort, an Ethernet port, SD/microSD card slots, a 3.5 mm AUX port, and a DC input.
  • Simultaneous Charging: Connect your laptop to the 85W USB-C port and connect your phone or other mobile device to the 18W Power Delivery USB-C port to get simultaneous high-speed charging.
  • Comprehensive Media Display: Simultaneously stream media to up to 3 monitors in 1080p@60Hz via the DisplayPort and dual HDMI ports.
  • Display Information: macOS and iPadOS only support Single-Stream Transport (SST) mode, which means all connected monitors will show the same content.
  • What You Get: PowerExpand 13-in-1 USB-C Dock, a 135W power adapter, 1 m / 3 ft USB-C to USB-C cable, welcome guide, our worry-free 18-month warranty, and friendly customer service.

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A: Yes, HDCP2.2

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DL
3.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Pretty good docking station with a few problems
Reviewed in the United States on August 12, 2020
The docking station worked pretty well right out of the box. A few observations: 1. The instructions, as many do now, are in multiple languages and a very small part was applicable. The key diagram and explanatory table were buried among all the other text, but... See more
The docking station worked pretty well right out of the box. A few observations:

1. The instructions, as many do now, are in multiple languages and a very small part was applicable. The key diagram and explanatory table were buried among all the other text, but it would have been helpful to have that information at the very top of the instructions, rather than in the middle of multiple languages.

2. I have an HP Spectre 360, and the charging function of the docking station is variable, i.e. sometimes it charges, sometimes it does not. I have to check periodically to make sure it''s charging, otherwise I risk using all the battery reserve. It''s a relatively minor issue and perhaps due to the detection by the computer of a non-HP power source.

3. Update: I had 2 HDMI monitors and a third was connected through a USB expansion device with an HDMI port. Decided to try using the display port instead of the USB expansion device, and when I plugged the third monitor into the display port using a converter cable for DP to HDMI, one of the other monitors would not show. No matter what combination I used, if I plugged the third monitor into the DP port, only 2 would show. So, I plugged my USB expansion device back in and voila! All three monitors showed again. I couldn''t find any documentation online regarding this issue, so I have to assume that using the DP port along with the two HDMI ports negates one of the three. Interesting, but it decreases the score.

Overall, the device is still a nice addition to my desk. Prior to now, I had a number of USB hubs strung together with a mass of wires like a bowl of spaghetti, so the docking station with multiple ports is a definite improvement.
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Titan5178
3.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Couldn''t get it to work properly with Macbook Pro 16"
Reviewed in the United States on June 27, 2020
I wanted to replace my Caldigit TS3 with this dock because I need a dock that can support all my devices including those that do not have Thunderbolt 3. This dock worked fantastic with my Ryzen based Windows laptop that lacks Thunderbolt 3. I was able to get full resolution... See more
I wanted to replace my Caldigit TS3 with this dock because I need a dock that can support all my devices including those that do not have Thunderbolt 3. This dock worked fantastic with my Ryzen based Windows laptop that lacks Thunderbolt 3. I was able to get full resolution at 120hz.

Unfortunately though had trouble using it with my Macbook Pro 16". For one, my monitor is 1440p which the Caldigit and even a USB-C adapter can handle but through this dock the best I could get was 1080p at 60hz no matter if I tried HDMI or DisplayPort. It also lost connection a few times where I had to completely power down the dock to get it to come back.

I really need something that works and supports both USB-C and TB3 devices so I might try the more expensive Anker Thunderbolt 3/USB-C dock but I was really hoping this cheaper one would work cause I don''t keep any storage devices connected to my dock so I really don''t need the speed of Thunderbolt 3.
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Jon M
1.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Denial of Service Dock
Reviewed in the United States on September 27, 2020
The weirdest thing happens with this dock. If you unplug your computer, it will start flooding the wired network port with some kind of input that disrupts all other devices attached to whatever switch it''s connected to. I have a tp-link switch connected to this... See more
The weirdest thing happens with this dock. If you unplug your computer, it will start flooding the wired network port with some kind of input that disrupts all other devices attached to whatever switch it''s connected to.

I have a tp-link switch connected to this dock, my server, and back to my router. If I plug my laptop into the dock, everything works fine. If I unplug my laptop, all of the sudden my server becomes unreachable from the rest of the network. Wireshark shows no activity at all. When I turn off the dock, all of the sudden I get a huge flood of packets coming back to the server.

I don''t know what the heck is going on with it, but it''s a real pain. This doesn''t happen with a different thunderbolt dock that I have.
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Geoff
1.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Not working as advertised, but they have much better option!
Reviewed in the United States on June 27, 2020
Just got this device and tried using it with multiple displays on my MacBook Pro - Catalina. I can get only one screen working with native resolution and the other one can only mirror it. One would have expected better from this rather “high end” device. Sent... See more
Just got this device and tried using it with multiple displays on my MacBook Pro - Catalina. I can get only one screen working with native resolution and the other one can only mirror it. One would have expected better from this rather “high end” device.

Sent request to customer service - but they are probably off today - weekend. Really annoyed ...

Adding a few more details: the images associated with this product are contradictory - one of the images states that you cannot extend your desktop in Windows - but you can do it in MacOS, then the next one claims the exact opposite. Which is it?

Their web site does not even display this product - so there is no way look up any support information. The attempt to download possibly upgraded firmware - also failed - after downloading zipped dmg file and installing it - it fails to even detect this dock.

Now I am really frustrated and awaiting customer service help, which I have requested both directly from Anker and through Amazon ...

Stay tuned.

Now that I have tried new Anker product - Thunderbolt 13-in-1 docking station - this is really great product. Works with multiple screens without the need to download murky DisplayLink drivers, and no need to give up nice Apple Watch features (such as being able to unlock MacBook Pro just by having your watch in the vicinity of it). I got this docking station and cannot be happier.
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Joe N.
5.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Works great for what I need
Reviewed in the United States on July 3, 2020
I have a 32" monitor, pen tablet, speakers, and peripherals that I had to plug and unplug every day. My goal was to get a docking station so I wouldn''t have to keep wearing out the ports on my laptop. This succeeded with what I was trying to accomplish. The... See more
I have a 32" monitor, pen tablet, speakers, and peripherals that I had to plug and unplug every day. My goal was to get a docking station so I wouldn''t have to keep wearing out the ports on my laptop. This succeeded with what I was trying to accomplish.

The packaging was pretty good, no damage to the product inside at all. I think I''ll keep the box, too it has a nice magnetic snap to it when you close it. The docking station itself was super easy to setup and comes with a beast of a power adapter(135w). Plenty of ports to utilize for your home office. The power LED on the front is subtle so nothing to worry about if you have it in plain view.

Doesn''t seem to support full 1440p through HDMI. With 1HDMI and 1DP hooked, I could only get 720p out of the pen tablet. With both screens hooked up to HDMI, I managed to get 1920x1080 on the pen tablet and 2048x1152 on the other. Not quite 1440p but not a major concern. Maybe it''s bandwidth thing?

Side note: I was a little bummed out that I couldn''t utilize the pass-through charging, but that''s because my laptop''s type c port doesn''t support it. The power adaptor that comes with this is 135w so it can easily handle it if your device supports it. I would also have preferred the 3.5mm to be on the back of the device the keep the cable desktop speakers tidy.

Overall, I''ve had some pretty good luck with Anker products. If they keep up the good quality, I''ll continue to buy.
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MOCTODNOZAMA
2.0 out of 5 starsVine Customer Review of Free Product
Perhaps not compatible with older computers and Chromebooks...
Reviewed in the United States on August 11, 2020
10/13/2020 UPDATE: ---------------------------- After trying another dock by Plugable, I stand by my original review 100%, the Anker dock is NOT ready for prime time. Or, it is, and you just need to have newer devices. Everything that did not work with the Anker,... See more
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After trying another dock by Plugable, I stand by my original review 100%, the Anker dock is NOT ready for prime time. Or, it is, and you just need to have newer devices. Everything that did not work with the Anker, they all worked for me with the Plugable. Both the Anker and the Plugable are Vine products for me, so I have not rooting interest in either. This was my persona experience. This is the other dock that worked perfectly for me with all my devices... https://www.amazon.com/review/RB4NOJ0TLOOIA/ref=cm_cr_srp_d_rdp_perm?ie=UTF8

ORIGINAL REVIEW:
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I tried and tried, but it just didn''t work for me. Perhaps you truly need newer tech? I contacted Anker to get some info. They told me I absolutely have to use a USB-C to USB-C cable. Which basically means, only newer pcs and laptops. I was connecting the dock to my windows laptop with a USB-C to USB-A cable. Anker says this is not sufficient power, but my laptop has it''s own power source and the Anker has its own power source, and the HDMI goes from the Anker to the monitor. Why can''t this work?

So in any case, the only USB-C powered "laptop" I have is my Google Pixel Slate. Again, the Anker is connected with its own power source, and since my slate has two usb-c ports, I gave power to the Slate independently instead of having the Anker dock be the sole source. Then the other USB-C port is then connected from the Slate to the Dock. From here, HDMI out from Dock to monitor.... drum roll.... still no dice. I tried two dell monitors, so I figure lets try a normal tv, and unfortunately, no picture there either.

Perhaps I just don''t have the proper USB-C laptop or tablet that''s compatible with this dock. Perhaps it''s not compatible with the Pixel Slate since it''s running on Chrome. I dunno... Perhaps there is a firmware update that can fix this? I went to Anker''s site. Went to SUPPORT. Clicked on UPDATE FIRMWARE. I was given three choices... Cables, Audio or Hubs and Docks! This is getting exciting! Perhaps there is a firmware update! So I clicked on Hubs and Docks and downloaded the software for Windows. But when I ran the software, it turns out to be an updater for their Speakers. :( Anker told me perhaps it''s defective, so we did a replacement to no avail, it still doesn''t display for me. All the other ports work fine, just no display.

My computer gear is top of the line from about 5 yrs ago. One of which is a Vaio Canvas Z, but neither have USB-C. My only USB-C laptop is the Pixel Slate, but it''s a chromebook. Maybe you need a recent windows laptop with USB-C? I would appreciate any info in the comments section. Anybody who got theirs to work with a PC that doesn''t have USB-C, please comment below. If you got it to work with a Chromebook, please comment below. Please let me know what you did. For me, it''s not displaying anything, but all the usb ports, card reader, ethernet work fine. I will update and revise my rating if I can get it to display. Otherwise, it''s a nice looking dock, sleek and compact.
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R. Mimbs
2.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Anker fan says don''t buy - Just not getting enough for the $$$
Reviewed in the United States on January 2, 2021
PROS + It does deliver more power to the laptop than most alternatives. + It''s nice looking. + I''ve bought several Anker products, and they seem well built. CONS + It can''t handle full resolution on monitors. Few monitors these days are... See more
PROS
+ It does deliver more power to the laptop than most alternatives.
+ It''s nice looking.
+ I''ve bought several Anker products, and they seem well built.

CONS
+ It can''t handle full resolution on monitors. Few monitors these days are "only" 1080P. It being hard to find exact specs, one might think if it could handle 3 1080P monitors, it could handle two at higher resolution (3440x1440 & 2560x1080), but it cannot. Docking stations much less can do more, see VAVA VA-DK004. On sale today for $66.... over $100 less and can support two 4K monitors. (note I''ve bought VAVA brand product before and it worked well)
+ Not enough USB type A ports. You''ll still need another USB hub.
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Dustin Svehlak
5.0 out of 5 starsVerified Purchase
Does not like multi-drive enclosures or USB Hubs with MacBook Pro 13" 2020
Reviewed in the United States on July 26, 2020
UPDATE: After leaving my original review, Anker reached out and offered me a replacement dock to test. Using the front USB C PD port with a USB A adapter, I was able to use my OWC USB 3.1 RAID 0 enclosure (self powered, not bus powered) while also filling literally every... See more
UPDATE: After leaving my original review, Anker reached out and offered me a replacement dock to test. Using the front USB C PD port with a USB A adapter, I was able to use my OWC USB 3.1 RAID 0 enclosure (self powered, not bus powered) while also filling literally every data port on the hub and inserting two memory cards. I was kind of stunned at how well the hub worked given all of these devices were connected simultaneously while also driving a DisplayPort monitor at 4K.

After talking to Anker, it appears the rear USB 3.0 A ports simply cannot handle high powered / large throughput devices nor should they be used with a USB hub (which makes sense because connecting a hub to a hub is bound to give you performance issues, especially if you have four external hard drives attached such as I do). So after careful consideration, I''ve revised my review! I really think this is a wonderful solution for most folks out there and just knowing the limitations of the rear USB ports will allow it to help anyone''s workflow.

For reference, the devices I had trouble using the rear ports were-

OWC Mercury Elite Pro Dual (ESATA / USB 3.1 with 2 x WD Black 1TB Drives in RAID 0)
OWC USB 3.0 Envoy with Apple 500GB PCIe SSD
Anker 7 Port USB 3.0 powered hub with 4 external USB drives (3 bus powered, 1 AC powered)

Original review below:

I have a pretty unique setup but essentially, this was a show stopper for me for one reason - it does not seem to like my OWC RAID enclosure nor the Anker USB hub I tried using. I had the RAID enclosure plugged directly into one of the USB A ports on the back and with nothing else connected except a monitor, the drive would disconnect, which could lead to data failure if it''s in the middle of a read / write. I also tried plugging in an Anker USB 3.0 hub into the second USB A port and those drives would also randomly disconnect within minutes. Now granted, I have 3 drives (one with three partitions) connected to that hub but I have the same configuration running through a CalDigit TS2 docking station and they are solid.

For reference, I''m running a 2020 MacBook Pro 13" and I connected directly to my Mac. Power delivery and external video worked great with my Mac though! Bummer otherwise.
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