Targus Partners with Samsung® to bring smartphones to the big screen
London, 7 September 2021 — Targus, a global leader in laptop cases and mobile computing accessories, is announcing the launch of the new Universal USB-C Phone Dock, in partnership with Samsung. Compact, lightweight, and versatile, it can be easily carried from home, to the office, providing the flexibility and versatility of a desktop in your pocket.
The Universal USB-C Phone Dock, that will work with any android smartphone, allows users to get the most out of their device by creating a fully functioning desktop experience. Keyboards, mice, ethernet cables and gaming peripherals can all be connected to the dock to create an on-the-go desktop experience. The dock transforms your everyday handset into your travelling computer, the perfect gadget for the modern hybrid work and play lifestyle.
An SD card can also be plugged in to view photos, videos and documents on an external monitor or TV - perfect for presentations or events. Tilting and front and rear facing camera usage makes video conferencing form wherever you are a possibility too. There’s no need to be limited to the small screen, it’s time to expand to a new level of smart phone docking.
"We’re excited to partner with Samsung for the Universal USB-C Phone Dock. You can utilise your phone just like a notebook or laptop with this new Universal Phone Dock. It is necessary for our mobility to use our phones like a fully functioning PC." says Andrew Corkill, Vice President of Marketing at Targus.
The Universal Phone Dock also improves tech hygiene as users won’t need to share technology when in their offices or gaming venue. The dock is small, lightweight but packed full of the latest specs to provide a seamless experience.
Additional Features and Specifications:
- 1 HDMI port to connect to an external monitor (max resolution 4K@60Hz)*
- 1 USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C port to charge the phone with PD 3.0 pass through** up to 18W
- 2 USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A ports to connect additional accessories
- 1 SD card and 1 micro-SD card reader/writer
- 1 Ethernet port to connect securely to the internet
- 1 3.5mm Audio Jack
- Supports video conferencing using front- or rear-facing smartphone cameras
- Tilts to support two viewing angles (60-deg. and 75-deg.)
The Universal USB-C Phone Dock retails for £109.99 and is available from September 22nd in the UK from uk.targus.com.
Thirty-five years and a history of firsts, Targus has been revolutionizing mobile computing accessories for large enterprises and end-users alike — connecting people and technology in meaningful ways. From laptop bags to tablet cases to peripherals and universal docking stations, we persistently conceive, design, and produce innovative, productivity-boosting solutions that make the complex, simple; and help people pursue their passions and live their purpose – at work and in life. We cross categories, regions, industries, and lifestyles with a breadth and depth of products that seamlessly provide you with everything you need to live, dream, and do.
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