Top 10 Docking Stations For MacBook Pro 2019 Reviews

With all we are able to do on our MacBook Pros these days, it seems as though a proper docking station for MacBook Pro is a necessity. Docking devices allow us to do things we wouldn’t ordinarily be able to, such as hooking up multiple monitors, adding extra USB ports, and sometimes even charging extra devices while the computer itself is in use. Not to mention, it’s an easy way to have all your chords in one place and avoid a chaotic workspace. Let’s take a look at which docking station for MacBook Pro would be the best fit for you.

10. Cable Matters Dual Monitor USB C Dock (USB C Docking Station)

Cable Matters Dual Monitor USB C Dock (USB C Docking Station)

The Cable Matters Dual Monitor USB C Dock is a universal docking station and is a 12 port docking station. It features 2 SD 4.0 card readers, headset and microphone ports, USB-C and USB-A ports with charging, as well as an Ethernet Network connection port, and 2 extra USB ports. The Dual 4K 60Hz Display allows for two displays at a high resolution. There is a 4K/60Hz and 4K/30Hz switch that allows you to manage the bandwidth for your needs such as different resolutions or data transfer rate configurations.

Features:

  • Dual 4K HDMI Video Support
  • 80 W Laptop Charging
  • USB-C and Thunderbolt 3 Compatible
  • Low-profile & Universal
  • Optional Stand
  • Includes two 1-meter (3.3 feet) 10Gbps labeled USB-C cables

9. Tobenone USB C, 12-in-1 USB C Docking Station

Tobenone USB C, 12-in-1 USB C Docking Station

This 12-in-1 docking station contains a number of goodies and allows you to transform your workspace into a computer lab. Comes with SD/MicroSD memory card readers, 3 Type-A USB 3.0 ports, an Ethernet port, as well has containing high-resolution display support with DisplayPort, HDMI, and VGA ports. There is a port to connect a headset or microphone and features power delivery so you can conveniently charge your laptop while it’s plugged in. The power supply is not included.

Features:

  • Ethernet Port
  • 4K USB C to HDMI
  • 3 USB 3.0 Ports
  • SD/TF Memory Card Reader
  • USB C Power Delivery 87W
  • Display Port
  • VGA Port

8. LYNSLIM USB C Hub Docking Station

LYNSLIM USB C Hub Docking Station

This docking station is an aluminum, multi-function, 11-in-1 hub. It’s non-slip design and ergonomic angle allow it to double as a laptop stand to hold and increases space that allows heat to escape. It also allows for more room in your workspace. It contains a Mini Display Port, Ethernet Hub, 3.0 USB Ports, memory card slots, display support, power delivery and more. It is compatible with MacBook Pro 2015/2016, Chromebook as well as supporting multiple other devices.

Features:

  • 3 USB 3.0 Ports
  • 1 TF Memory Card Slot
  • 1 SD Memory Card Slot
  • 1 HDMI 4k/30hz Port
  • 1 VGA Port
  • 1 Mini DP Port
  • 1 Ethernet Port
  • 1 Audio/Mic 2-in-1 Port
  • Power Delivery

7. Tobenone USB C Docking Station 4k Dual Monitor Dock

Tobenone USB C Docking Station 4k Dual Monitor Dock

Labeled Amazon’s Choice, this 13 port docking station is compatible with Thunderbolt 3, USB Type-3 MacBook/MacBook Pro, and Windows laptops. You can add up to 3 additional displays. A 4k HDMI, 2k HDMI, and a MiniDisplay port. It has charging power up to 60W along with 5 USB 3.0 ports, an SD/MicroSD slot, an audio port, and a LAN port.

Features:

  • One 4k HDMI Port
  • One 2k HDMI Port
  • One MiniDisplay Port
  • 60W Power Delivery
  • 5 USB 3.0 Ports
  • SD/MicroSD slot
  • Audio Port
  • Ethernet/Lan Port

6. Henge Docks Vertical Dock for MacBook Pro with Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C)

Henge Docks Vertical Dock for MacBook Pro with Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C)

This docks ultimate feature is precision alignment. It’s one-handed docking and undocking is easy because of its upright design, allowing the user to continue their work with ease. There are also additional vents that allow for airflow to prevent both the dock and MacBook from overheating. This dock reroutes two of your MacBook ports through the side of the dock.

Features:

  • Quick Connection w/Thunderbolt 3 Ports
  • Precision alignment
  • Airflow vents

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5. Stone by Henge Docks

Stone by Henge Docks

This USB C Dock is Apple’s Space Gray to blend seamlessly with your MacBook. It has a MiniDisplay port, an Ethernet port, as well as it having power delivery. It also features 3 USB ports, a USB C port, SD memory card slot, and headphone and speaker connections. It is able to charge to 87W and still have additional power and is compatible with MacBook laptops that have USB C or Thunderbolt 3 ports.

Features:

  • 9 Ports
  • 3 USB Ports
  • 1 USB C Port
  • 87W Power Delivery
  • MiniDisplay Port
  • Ethernet Port
  • SD Memory Card Slot
  • Headphone/Speaker Port

4. Plugable Thunderbolt 3 Dock with Charging

Plugable Thunderbolt 3 Dock with Charging

This aluminum, space gray, Thunderbolt 3 dock will charge your devices. Better yet, it is also compatible with Macbook 2017/2018/2019 and a few Windows laptops. It’s video capabilities include a single display port that can transfer 4k 60Hz on its Display Port. You can also use an HDMI display using the Active Display Port, which is included.

Features:

  • DisplayPort
  • 4k 60Hz HDMI
  • Ethernet Port
  • Audio Port
  • 5 USB 3.0 Ports
  • Power Delivery 60W

3. Plugable USB C Mini Laptop Docking Station

Plugable USB C Mini Laptop Docking Station

This is a mini docking station that doubles as a charging dock. It’s small but very powerful seeing as it has 85W of power. This docking station is compatible with Thunderbolt 3 and USB C MacBooks as well as a few Windows laptops. It features a 4k HDMI output port which is 30Hz. Lower than that would be able to be at 60Hz. There is an audio input and output port, ethernet port and again, allows you to charge your devices – all in one. Its compatibility with a wide array of laptops and devices allows you more freedom than the rest while it comes in a small, compact package.

Features:

  • 85W Power Delivery
  • HDMI Port
  • Ethernet Port
  • 4 USB 3.0 Ports
  • 1 USB C Port
  • Audio Port
  • 1 Year Warranty

2. UtechSmart Triple Display USB Type C Adapter Docking Station

UtechSmart Triple Display USB Type C Adapter Docking Station

UtechSmart presents us with the first aluminum, triple display adapting station and prides themselves on innovation. The devices support single or double HDMI displays up to 30Hz or triple displays up to 60Hz. This docking station isn’t only unique for that quality, it is also incredibly sleek and slim and would allow it’s users up to 3 times their efficiency.

Features:

  • 2 HDMI Ports
  • VGA Port
  • 87W Power Delivery
  • SD/TF Memory Card Slot
  • 4 USB C Ports
  • USB C Compatible

1. CalDigit TS3 Plus Thunderbolt 3 Dock

CalDigit TS3 Plus Thunderbolt 3 Dock

Another Amazon’s Choice, the CalDigit TS3 reigns above the rest for many reasons. From its 85W power delivery to UHS-II SD card slot, this device comes with many pros and features. The TS3 is Space Gray and comes with a 0.7m/2.3ft cable and has not one, not two, not three but 7 USB 3.1 Ports. That’s right, The number of USB 3.1 ports on this compact machine tells of its power alone and truly allows for optimal productivity.

Features:

  • 85W Power Delivery
  • 7 USB 3.1 Ports
  • USB C Gen 2 Port
  • DisplayPort
  • UHS-II SD Card Slot
  • LAN/Ethernet Port
  • 0.7 Meter Cable
  • Optical Audio
  • 3.5mm Stereo Audio