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We’ve spent hundreds of hours researching and comparing Mac Docking Stations of all specifications to find the best one for any need (or budget). Here are the results.

The Best Mac Docking Stations of 2020 – Top Rated & Reviewed

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Rank No. #1
MacBook Pro Docking Station, 4K Triple Display Hiearcool 9 in 2 Laptop Docking Station Compatible for MacBook Pro/Air Thunderbolt 3 Multiport Docker USB C Dongle (2HDMI PD3.0 SD TF Reader RJ45 2USB)
  • 4K@60 Triple Extend Display: Triple Extend mode with 4K@60 resolution Technology is an advancing move that over 99% of USB C docking Station that can not achieve. The Hiearcool 4K Triple display docking station takes work-flow efficiency to a new level with a vivid image. 9in2 USB C docking station is presenting an Ultra-High-Definition video through 1HDMI for 4K 3840*2160@60Hz, 2HDMI for 4K 3840*2160@30Hz.
  • Born for Magnify Your MacBook Pro/Air: Don't want to carry around multiple expensive Mac adapters, dongles, or cumbersome docking stations? The Hiearcool Triple-Display Innovation combination of USB C Hub and docking station is the ultimate accessory for your MacBook Pro/Air, more features, more possibility, light-weight and portable. The new Hiearcool USB C docking station features 2 X 4K HDMI, SD/MicroSD Card Reader, USB C Data Transfer, 100W PD, and 2 x USB 3.0 ports.
  • Specific Compatible List: 9 in 2 USB C Docking Station is exclusive for MacBook Pro 13inch 2016/2017/2018/2019/2020, MacBook Pro 15inch 2016/2017/2018/2019, MacBook Pro 16 inch 2019, and MacBook Air(Retina 13-inch) 2018/2019/2020. Plug and Play. No drives needed, creating more value for work.
  • Powerfully Effective your Work: 1*Ethernet: Speed up to 1Gbps. 1*SD: UHS-I, speed up to 104MB/s. 1*MicroSD and SD: UHS-I, speed up to 104MB/s. 2*USB3.0: Data transfer speed up to 5Gbps & charging up to 5V@1.5A Max. 1*Type C gen 1 Up to 5 Gbps & 5V@1.5A Max. 1*USB-C: Power Delivery, up to 100W (note: data transfer not supported).
  • First and Ever: Industry-leading technical design with Aluminum out shell, long cord isolation the heat away from the laptop while functioning. Exclusive Smart chip shortens the charging time with power delivery 3.0 (backward with PD 2.0), preventing overload, over-voltage, over-current, short circuit, overcharge, voltage regulation, temperature protection, the wise choice of docking station under safety. With Hiearcool, you have 30 days to try out and 12 month's product and technical support.
Rank No. #2
Kensington USB 3.0 Dual Display Docking Station for Windows, Mac OS, Surface Pro & Surface Laptop (K33972US),Black
  • Universal USB Type "A" Dock works with laptops that have a USB-A port also works with Surface Pro 7/6/5/4 Surface Laptop 3/2/1, Surface Book 3/2/1 and older MacBook's (Mac OS version 10 14 and later) with a USB-A port
  • The USB-A cable (included) from your laptop to the docking station provides all the connectivity – so your displays and peripherals can stay at home or at the office – just attach the one USB-A cable and you're off and running
  • 2 SuperSpeed USB 3 0 Ports (backwards compatible to USB 2 0) that support high-speed data transfer up to 5Gbps and phone charging 4 USB 2 0 Ports for peripherals like a keyboard and Mouse printers and other accessories Gigabit (10/100/1000) ethernet external headphone and microphone jacks with audio 2 0 for enhanced sound quality
  • Dual Display resolution of up to 2048x1152@60Hz including 1080P video via HDMI and DVI Single display resolution of up to 2560x1600 @60Hz (including QHD 2560x1440) via HDMI add a third monitor using a USB-A to DVI Display Link adapter (Kensington part #K33974AM or similar)
  • DVI-to-VGA and DVI-to-HDMI adapters included for greater monitor compatibility power supply included to power the dock and all the ports (does not supply power to a laptop)
Rank No. #3
TOTU Upgraded Universal USB-C 4K Triple Display Docking Station with Charging Support for Macbook Pro & Windows Type C Systems (2 4K DP, HDMI, 6 USB Ports, 60W USB PD),Extended Display for macOS
  • To use this product, the host device USB-C port must support DisplayPort Alt Mode and Power Delivery. Driver is needed for TOTU triple display docking station. Please email TOTU service or go to DisplayLink official website to download the driver.
  • TOTU Docking Station compatible with macOS & Windows USB-C systems.With up to three additional displays via 2 DP&1 HDMI and up to 60W of charging power. Utilizes USB 3.1 in connection with the latest features of TOTU Triple Display Docking Station.
  • Triple display for Windows and macOS. DisplayPort outputs and Gigabit Ethernet via DisplayLink DL-6950 "Alt Mode". HDMI port supports up to 3840x2160 4K@30Hz. DisplayLink DisplayPorts support up to 4K@60Hz. Gaming and HDCP playback not supported.
  • TOTU Docking Station provides: SuperSpeed USB 3 0 (5Gbps), from host laptop to triple displays, Gigabit Ethernet, audio input/output, three USB 3 0 ports, two USB 2 0 ports, one USB C 3 0 ports(data transfer and power delivery).
  • Package: TOTU Dock, 60W(20V 3A)DC Power Adapter(power and charge a supported system without the need for OEM charger), USB-C cable, USB driver, user manual, TOTU offers 100% money back for quality problem within 30 days and a 12-month warranty.
Rank No. #4
WAVLINK USB C Docking Station Dual 4K Display with 60W Charging/PD for Windows Mac OS Systems, Single 5K@60Hz / Dual 4K@60Hz (2 HDMI and 2 DP, Gigabit Ethernet, 2 Type C, 4 USB 3.0)
  • USB C DOCKING STATION - Fully compatible with your USB Type-C and Thunderbolt 3 laptops and desktops.With one cable connection to your computer, you can add multi-monitor,multi-usb port, gigabit ethernet, to Increase productivity.Ideal for Home Office, entertainment, online education.
  • DUAL 4K HDMI OR 5K DISPLAY - This universal docking station supports single 5K (5120x2880 @60Hz) Ultra HD video output through dual DisplayPort, or dual 4k ( 3840x2160 @60Hz) displays through HDMI/HDMI, DP/DP, or HDMI/DP outputs. NOTE: In order to support 5K video output, connect both DisplayPort outputs to a single 5K TV/Monitor.Not recommended for gaming, cannot be mixed with non-DisplayLink USB adapters.
  • 4 USB 3.0 & 2 USB C PORTS - Docking Station’s SuperSpeed USB3.0 provides up to 5Gbps data transfer speeds, which is 10 times faster than USB2.0. Add more optical disk drives, printers, USB keyboard, mouse, and other USB devices.The dock helps you tap into the full performance of wired network connections with built-in Gigabit Ethernet port.
  • POWER & CHARGER - The usb c docking station with power delivery, power and charge your USB C equipped laptop up to 65W through the included USB C cable; provides enough power to support attached peripherals with the included 100W power adapter.
  • COMPATIBILITY - Laptop docking station is compatible USB-C. Support Microsoft Windows XP/ 7/ 8/ 8.1/ 10, Mac OS 10.6 to 10.13.3 , macOS 1.11.x and 10.12x and some systems with ChromeOS. NO SUPPORT Windows XP (64-bit ), Linux/Unix or ARM based Windows operating systems (such as Surface RT).(see Display Link website for more details)
Rank No. #5
ICY BOX USB 3.0 Universal Laptop Docking Station for Windows/Mac - Dual Monitor Dock (Dual HDMI, Gigabit Ethernet, Audio, 4 USB Ports) with USB B to A/C Cable
  • ICY BOX USB 3.0 Universal Laptop Docking Station for Windows and Mac with a Versatile Design: The high performance, all black upright dock features a slim & sleek design that is the perfect addition to any home or office workstation.
  • 2-ports of USB 3.0 and 4-ports of USB 2.0 for file transfer with up to 5 Gbit/s connection for laptop, tablet PC and Mac - 2 ports for 1 additional monitor, HDMI support 2K resolutions up to 2048x1152
  • Max HDMI Resolution: 2560x1440 with a single HDMI display / 1080p with two displays
  • OS Compatiblility / Operating Systems: Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10. MacOS 10.6 - 10.12, 10.14. Chrome OS v55+
  • We are grateful that you choose Icy Box Products and hope you have a positive experience with it. All of our products are backed with 2 years limited parts and labour warranty. If you have any questions, please email our support team. Our team will be more than happy to help.
Rank No. #6
Kensington Thunderbolt 3 Docking Station SD5300T - SD Card Reader, 135W and Dual 4K for Mac and Windows (K38625US)
  • Thunderbolt 3 dock with SD Card reader for MacBook's and iMac (OS 10.14 and later) and Windows 10 PC's equipped with Thunderbolt 3 (Lenovo Dell HP and more); Supports Dual 4K Ultra HD (4096 x 2160 30-bit color @ 60 Hz) or 5K 60fps to a single monitor
  • One Thunderbolt 3 port connects to the laptop ( .7 meter Intel Certified TB3 cable included); one HDMI 2.0 port and one 15W USB-C port (can deliver video to a second monitor using the included USB-C to HDMI Adapter); one SD card reader (3.0 UHS-I ); five USB-A 3.1 Ports for connecting accessories and charging devices (one is 2.1amp) Gigabit Ethernet port 3.5mm headphone/speaker and microphone combo jack; Kensington lock slot; VESA mounting holes
  • 135 Watt Power Supply delivers 60W power to charge your laptop via power delivery 3.0 (laptop must be designed to support power delivery)
  • 3 years and lifetime technical support
Rank No. #7
OKX USB C Docking Station Triple 4K Extended Display for macOS&Specific Windows USB Type-C(7 USB Ports,Single 5K/Dual 4K@60Hz DP,4K HDMI, Gigabit Ethernet, 3.5mm Audio&Mic, SD&TF Card Reader, 60W PD)
  • [16 Ports of Connectivity]: 1x USB-C 3.1 Gen2 (10Gb/s connect with host system ), 1 USB-C 3.1 Gen 1 (5Gbps data & charging only), 5x USB-A, 2 4K@60Hz DisplayPort 1.4, 1 4K@30Hz HDMI 2.0, Gigabit Ethernet, UHS-II SD Card Slot (SD 4.0)& TF card reader, 3.5mm Stereo Audio In & Out, 60W PD Charging. More Features, More Possibilities. Vertical or horizontal orientation. Sturdy full aluminum construction with integrated heat sink without a fan.
  • [Triple 4K Extended Displays]: Support three monitors up to 4K(DP 4K@60Hz HDMI 4K@30Hz).Easily setting mirror /extend/primary video mode. Please note DisplayPort and HDMI are separate standards which utilize different cables and connectors. Most PC monitors and all TVs do not have DisplayPort connections. Conversion to HDMI, Single-Link DVI, or VGA is possible via adapters. DisplayPort to HDMI/DVI/VGA adapter / cable must be an ACTIVE type. Passive dongle/cable would not work.
  • [Dual 4K@60Hz DisplayPorts Compatibility]: Compatible for all the USB 3.1 Type C(Gen1 and Gen2) which means that even the host laptop Type C port does not support video output . DisplayPort outputs via DisplayLink DL-6950 "Alt Mode" .Easily support dual 4K@60Hz or Single 5K. The DP ports requires driver installation,please download the driver on DisplayLink website before usage.
  • [Single 4K@30Hz HDMI Compatibility]:The plug and play HDMI port only compatible with the USB 3.1 Type-C Gen2 systems,make sure that the host laptop Type C port support video and power delivery.Support 4k@30Hz resolution.
  • [60W LAPTOP CHARGING&Ultra-Fast Data Transfer]: Provides up to 60W to charge your laptop (make sure that the host laptop Type C port support power). The secondary USB C port provides 10W of power for downstream devices. With 6 USB ports you can transfer large files in seconds. Furthermore, you can connect your keyboard and mouse to the USB 2.0 ports to save power.
Rank No. #8
StarTech.com Dual 4K Docking Station - USB C and A (3.0) - Dual Monitor DisplayPort + HDMI Dock for Mac & Windows Laptops (DK30A2DH)
  • DUAL 4K DOCKING STATION: Expand the display capabilities of your laptop to two Ultra HD 4K monitors with this dual display dock. Connect your laptop to: 2x DisplayPort or HDMI displays or 1x DP + 1x HDMI.
  • WORKS WITH USB-A and USB-C LAPTOPS: The DisplayLink certified DL 6950 chipset lets you connect newer USB-C or TB3 laptops or your USB-A laptop with the included usb cables.
  • CREATE A POWERFUL WORKSTATION: Turn your laptop into a dual 4K workstation with 6x USB 3.0 ports. To add charging support for USB-C laptops with Type C power adapters, add the HB30C1A1CPD adapter (sold separately).
  • CONNECT MORE DEVICES: The port replicator lets you utilize your USB devices with 6x USB 3.0 (Type-A) ports. Connect your peripheral devices such as hard drives or a wired mouse.
  • STARTECH.COM ADVANTAGE: StarTech.com offers a 3-year warranty and free lifetime technical support on all docking stations. With over 3000 products globally, StarTech.com makes hard-to-find easy.
Rank No. #9
Kensington SD4900P Triple 4k Display Docking Station for Windows, MacBooks and Surface; 135W USB-C & USB-A Hybrid Dock (K36800NA)
  • Triple 4k video output docking station for Windows USB-C Alt-mode laptops from Dell, HP, Lenovo, Acer, and more; triple 4k to Surface Pro 7, Surface Go 1&2, Surface Laptop 3, Surface Book 1/2/3, and MacBooks (Mac OS 10. 14 and later);
  • Provides non-Alt-mode USB-A and USB-C laptops with dual 4k via DisplayLink
  • Video resolution: Triple monitor with USB-C Alt Mode Laptop & Surface (and MacBooks with a usb-c/TB3 port) = 2 displays 3840x2160@60Hz, and 1 display 3840x2160@30Hz. For USB-C non Alt-mode and USB-A laptops you get 2 Displays at 3840x2160@60Hz; Six video ports (three HDMI and three DP++)
  • 3-in-1 Card Reader reads standard SD cards (SD 4. 0 up to UHS-II), smartphone Micro SD cards (SD 3. 0, up to UHS-I), and DSLR camera CF cards (v6. 0 up to UDMA 7); 3. 5mm combination headphone/speaker/microphone port
  • 1M USB-C cable included for connection to laptop; 135W power provides 60W laptop charging (laptop must accept Power Delivery) plus power for peripherals; one USB-C 3. 1 Gen2 (10Gbps, 9V/2A charging), one USB-A 3. 1 Gen2 (10Gbps, 5V/2. 4A fast charging), four USB-A 3. 1 Gen1 (5Gbps, 5V/0. 9A charging)
SaleRank No. #10
StarTech.com Triple Monitor USB 3.0 Laptop Docking Station - 4K HDMI, 2x DisplayPort - Universal USB Dock for Windows & Mac OS (USB3DOCKH2DP)
  • TRIPLE DISPLAY DOCKING STATION: This universal USB 3.0 laptop dock lets users maximize their display capabilities with a triple monitor (1 x HDMI and 2 x DP) or dual-monitor setup, which will help to boost productivity.
  • 4K ULTRA HD RESOLUTIONS: Bring a lifelike picture to your monitor or display with this 4K USB docking station that supports resolutions up to 3840x2160 on one of the displays while supporting and 2048x1152 on the other two.
  • CONNECT & CHARGE YOUR USB PERIPHERALS: Connect up to five USB devices with this USB 3.0 DisplayPort & HDMI docking station. For added convenience, you can quickly charge your USB devices using the integrated USB fast-charge port.
  • CREATE A POWERFUL WORKSTATION: In addition to the five USB ports, the triple display docking station features a Gigabit Ethernet RJ45 port and headset jack plus a separate 3.5mm audio and microphone port that transforms your laptop into a full workstation.
  • INDUSTRY-LEADING SUPPORT: StarTech.com offers a 3-year warranty and free lifetime technical support on this black & silver multiport docking station, and has been the choice of IT professionals and businesses for over 30 years.

Top Rated Mac Docking Stations to Buy Now

 

Why You Should Buy Best Mac Docking Stations from Amazon

Amazon is not the only store that sell Mac Docking Stations. However, there are several compelling reasons why you should buy Mac Docking Stations from them, with the suitable Price and Reviews. Here are five:

(1) Amazon Makes Shopping Mac Docking Stations Personal

Amazon is very good at making recommendations of Mac Docking Stations based on your search history. From time to time, they will even show you discounted prices on Mac Docking Stations that you previously expressed an interest in. They also make your shopping experience a little easier by showing you items that you recently viewed.

(2) Amazon Checkout is Easy

Amazon checkout is easy, especially if you already have an account. You can add Mac Docking Stations to your cart and go through a multi-step checkout process, or you can buy Mac Docking Stations with only one click by using your stored credit card information.

(3) Amazon Has Lots of Social Proof

Before you make a purchase for Mac Docking Stations, you want to know that the company you are dealing with is legitimate and that others trust the company enough to make a purchase. You may also like to read what others are saying about the product in the review section. Amazon does all of this quite well.

(4) Amazon Has Great Mac Docking Stations Images and Descriptions

In addition to still images, many of Amazon’s Mac Docking Stations have videos. This makes it easier for you to see exactly what you are purchasing. Amazon’s Mac Docking Stations descriptions are also quite good. In many cases, Amazon repeats the descriptions furnished by the manufacturer. In other cases, they write their own.

(5) The Amazon Site is Easy to Navigate

Navigating the Amazon site is easy. Even though the site is huge, you will not feel overwhelmed when searching for Mac Docking Stations. This is partly due to Amazon’s filtering process. You can search for items by brand, price or user rating. You can also search for specific features.

How to Choose the Best Mac Docking Stations (with Price and Reviews)

Although most Mac Docking Stations are similar, there are several differences worth noting. Here are nine criteria to consider when choosing an Mac Docking Stations:

(1) Mac Docking Stations Price and Reviews

Although price is not the only factor to consider, it is nevertheless extremely important. The price of an Mac Docking Stations should be in line with its value. You can compare Mac Docking Stations reviews to make sure you are getting a fair price. This is easy to do on Amazon.

(2) Demand

The demand for a particular Mac Docking Stations is a good indication of its ability to perform the functions for which it was designed. If a product has been around for a while and still has a high demand, it is likely a good product.

(3) Material

Mac Docking Stations materials differ from manufacturer to manufacturer. Consider where and how you will be using your Mac Docking Stations to determine if one material would be better than another.

(4) Size

Like most products, Mac Docking Stationss come in various sizes. Do you need a large Mac Docking Stationsor a small one? Think about where you will use your Mac Docking Stations in order to determine the best size. You can also read the customer reviews on Amazon to see what others are saying about the size of the unit they purchased.

(5) Color

Mac Docking Stationss also come in a variety of colors. Do you need a particular color? You should also consider whether the color of your Mac Docking Stations would have any effect on the efficiency of its operation.

(6) Durability

The durability of an Mac Docking Stations will be contingent on the materials used as well as the quality of the manufacturing process. Additionally, the type of Mac Docking Stations you purchase may affect its durability.

(7) Storage

Will you need to store your Mac Docking Stations? If so, you should consider the size and weight of the Mac Docking Stationsto make sure that it can be stored properly. Also, give some consideration to the type of climate in which your Mac Docking Stations will be stored.

(8) Customer Ratings

Customer rating is one of the best criteria for choosing an Mac Docking Stations. It is hard to know exactly how an Mac Docking Stations will perform until you get it home and try it out.

(9) Warranty

Make sure the Mac Docking Stations you are considering is backed by a good manufacturer’s warranty. If it isn’t, you might be better off with another ones.

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