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Docking Station - Definition

A Docking Station is unit for housing a portable computer that contains a power connection, expansion slots, and connections to peripherals, such as a monitor, printer, full-sized keyboard, and mouse. It also may contain a wired network port and USB ports. The Docking Station essentially turns the portable computer into a desktop computer. Although Docking Stations vary, most feature expansion slots, drive bays, AC power, and everything you would expect to find with a standard desktop computer setup.


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