DisplayLink Enables Wireless Docking in the New Dell D5000 Wireless WiGig
802.11ad Dual Display Dock
PALO ALTO, Calif. -- May 07, 2013
DisplayLink^®, the leading provider of USB Graphics technology, today
announced the award winning DL-3900 dual head docking chip powers Dell’s new
D5000 wireless WiGig 802.11ad Wireless Dock. The Dell D5000 is a
no-compromise, full docking station allowing users to connect to dual
displays, Ethernet LAN, audio, and full USB connectivity over a wireless WiGig
The Dell Latitude 6430u Ultrabook and D5000 Wireless Dock are a world’s first.
By combining DisplayLink’s DL-3900 docking chip with tri-band wireless
technology from Wilocity and Qualcomm Atheros, the D5000 delivers a
no-compromise user experience. DisplayLink codecs and protocols deliver pixel
perfect text and graphics with very low latency, and smooth immersive video.
WiGig 802.11ad delivers high bandwidth in crowded office environments. The
combined technologies deliver on the promise of wireless expansion of video,
graphics, Ethernet LAN, audio on par with a wired connection.
“We’re excited to be at the heart of a new breed of docking stations,” said
John Cummins, Vice President Sales and Marketing, “We’ve seen strong interest
from Ultrabook users seeking both mobility and connectivity, and the new
wireless docking station from Dell offers a great step forwards in docking
The Dell D5000 Wireless Docking Station provides HDMI and DisplayPort
connectivity for dual monitors via DisplayLink’s DL-3900, corporate LAN
connectivity, audio and USB ports for peripheral expansion. The tri band WiGig
WiFi connectivity is jointly provided by Wilocity and Qualcomm Atheros, Inc.
“The Dell Wireless Dock demonstrates our commitment to developing cutting
edge, innovative solutions that benefit our customers and provides a
best-in-class untethered docking experience with the Dell Latitude 6430u
Ultrabook™ for fast, flexible connectivity between devices and peripherals in
the office, conference room or classroom,” said Brett McAnally, executive
director, commercial PC group, Dell. “WiGig represents a new era in wireless
connectivity and a shift in the way enterprises and consumers will experience
connectivity in the future and Dell is proud to have been first-to-market with
the Dell Wireless Dock.”
Pricing and Availability
The new Dell Wireless Docking Station is available as an option for the Dell
Latitude 6430u Ultrabook, the dock is available globally with an MSRP of
$269.99For more information, visit http://accessories.us.dell.com
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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