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Kensington’s SD5700T Thunderbolt 4 dock has all the ports you could need

Kensington’s SD5700T Thunderbolt 4 dock has all the ports you could need
The Kensington SD5700T seen from above on top of a white carpet.
Plug it in, and you’re good to go.

Thunderbolt 4 is here, and so is the first fully powered Thunderbolt 4 docking station. Kensington’s SD5700T includes a whopping 11 ports, 90W of power delivery, and transfer speeds of up to 40Gbps. It provides either one 8K output at 30 Hz or two 4K outputs at 60 Hz.

Make no mistake: This is a fancy dock. It’s listed for $289.99 on Kensington’s site. But if you’re the kind of person who uses an elaborate desk setup with multiple monitors and peripherals, and you have the money to spend, this could be a good choice.

If you look at the most recent Thunderbolt 4 laptop releases, you’ll probably notice that some of them have… sparse port selections. That’s par for the course as laptops get thinner. The Dell XPS 13, for instance, only…

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