Technology Overview

USB is simple which is why every device has a USB port on it; your PC, Mac, smartphone, tablet, Chromebook. DisplayLink USB graphics leverages this universal connector to allow docking and graphics across a wide range of platforms. This makes docking as simple as any USB device.

DisplayLink has a range of devices to support different technology needs from USB2 to USB3, Ethernet and a full range of monitors resolution from HD (1920×1080) to UHD (3840×2160), Cinema 4K (4096×2160) and 5K (5120×2880). DisplayLink devices support all common monitor interfaces such as VGA, DVI, HDMI and DisplayPort (DP).

DisplayLink ICs also support different products such as docks, travel docks or graphics adapters.

DisplayLink Integrated Chipsets (ICs)

DisplayLink provide a range of ICs for a single display on USB 2.0, to solutions for 5K displays, USB 3.0 docking and wireless displays.

Compare Our Chipset Series

ChipsetsTarget ApplicationsMaximum ResolutionSupported Displays*Integrated NetworkIntegrated Audio
DL-1950Dual 4Kp60 wireless docking stations3840×2160
1-21Gbps Ethernet5.1 channels
DL-6000Dual 4Kp60/5K USB docking stations5120×2880 (DisplayPort)
4096×2160 (HDMI)
1 – 41Gbps Ethernet5.1 channels
DL-50004K USB3 docking stations and adapter3840×2160 (DisplayPort)
2560×1440 (HDMI)
2048×1152 (VGA/DVI)
1 – 31Gbps Ethernet5.1 channels
DL-4000USB monitors
Meeting room controllers
1920×1080 (LVDS/eDP)1NoNo
DL-3000Mid-range USB docking stations and adapters2048×1152 (VGA/DVI)
2560×1440 (HDMI)
2560×1600 (DisplayPort)
1 – 21Gbps Ethernet5.1 channels
DL-1×5Entry level USB adapters and displays1920×1200 (DVI/VGA/TTL/LVDS)1NoNo

*DisplayLink enabled products can be chained together to expand connectivity where required.