WD Western Digital Launched Thunderbolt 3 Game Docking Station, and 40Gbps Full Blood Interface Supports 87W PD Charging
Western Digital Western Digital is a well-known storage equipment manufacturer in the world. The most well-known ones are mechanical hard disks and solid-state hard disks, which are believed to have been used by many small partners. Recently, Western Digital has launched an extended storage device: “D50 GAME DOCK Thunderbolt 3 Game Dock”, which has two built-in Thunderbolt 3 ultra-high-speed interfaces, supports 40Gbps large bandwidth data transmission, and can provide 87W PD fast charging. One line enjoys the extremely fast experience of expansion+charging.
There are two models of the Western Digital Thunderbolt 3 game docking station, namely “D50 GAME DOCK NVMe SSD” with its own solid state drive, with 1TB/2TB capacity optional, and the model without solid state drive is “D50 GAME DOCK”. The ultra-high bandwidth of Thunderbolt 3 allows users to connect all peripherals, monitors and external hard disks through one cable in the docking station, and enjoy fast charging of up to 87W PD through this cable, so that the desktop is neat and concise instantly.
All-black square appearance with exposed screws on the surface and slight protrusions on both sides reveal tough design everywhere. There is an RGB light strip at the bottom, which can be used to set the preferred lighting method and color through APP to create your own light pollution.
Western Digital Thunderbolt 3 Game Docking Station has abundant expansion interfaces, and the front interface has a 10Gbps USB-C data transmission interface, a 10Gbps USB-A data transmission interface and a 3.5mm headphone/microphone audio interface.
Let’s take a look at the rear interface configuration. The top left is DC5.5 power input interface, Gigabit cable network port, two 10Gbps USB-A peripheral expansion ports, one USB-C 10Gbps data interface, one DP video output interface and two 40Gbps Thunderbolt 3 ultra-high speed interfaces. One of the Thunderbolt 3 interfaces also supports 87W PD fast charging, which can charge the notebook with high power while connecting equipment at high speed, and one line can handle all problems.
Finally, it is the price. The price of the built-in 1TB SSD in Western Digital D50 GAME DOCK NVMe SSD is 499 USD, which is about 3,341 RMB, and the price of D50 GAME DOCK without SSD is 340 USD, which is about 2,276 RMB.