Along with the announcement about new updates coming to ThinkPad laptops in 2017 and the updated ThinkPad laptops, Lenovo today announced new docks and displays under ThinkPad brand. Both these products uses USB-C port for connectivity.
ThinkPad Thunderbolt 3 Dock:
The new ThinkPad Thunderbolt 3 Dock supports up to 40 Gbps full duplex, two DisplayPort 1.2 streams, for up to two UHD displays at 60 Hz each. It comes with two DisplayPort ports, HDMI, VGA, five USB 3.0 ports with one of these always powered, Gigabit Ethernet, headset jack, security lock and a Thunderbolt 3 port over USB-C.
It comes with a 135-Watt AC Adapter so that up to 65W of power can be used for laptop, and the rest for powering the accessories. It will be available in February for $279.99.
ThinkPad USB-C Dock:
If your laptop does not have Thunderbolt 3, then you can use this ThinkPad USB-C Dock. This dock offers two DisplayPort outputs, a VGA, 3 USB 3.0 ports, 2 USB 2.0 ports, 1 USB Type-C port, Gigabit Ethernet, and a headset jack. It comes with a 90-Watt AC Adapter, offering up to 60W of power to charge the laptop and the rest for accessories. Only a single UHD display can be driven at 30 Hz, or dual 1920×1080 displays at 60 Hz.
It will be available next month for $199.99 USD.
ThinkVision P24h and P27h Displays:
The new ThinkVision P24h and P27h comes with 23.8-inch and 27-inch display sizes. They both come with QHD (2560×1440) resolution and factory-calibrated sRGB color gamut. These displays feature two HDMI inputs, DisplayPort input, DisplayPort output for daisychaining, and a USB-C offering for a single cable connection. You can also enjoy the five USB 3.0 ports for connecting other accessories. You can adjust the height, tilt, swivel, and pivot of plus or minus 90° using the connected stand.
ThinkVision P24h and P27h displays will be available in March for $259 and $329 respectively.