Next week will be the long-awaited presentation of Samsung Galaxy S8 and exclusive accessories for the new flagship. Among them will be the device that the company had not released, is a portable dock that turns the Galaxy S8 to a full-fledged computer based on Android. Is this what the iPhone 7 would clearly not be able to offer our customers. The device is called Samsung DeX Station or Samsung Station Desktop Experience.
About DeX Station has been known for many details, including functionality and price. Now the Network leaked the first images of an unusual gadget and some of its characteristics.
Published by WinFuture illustrations allow you to learn some details about the dock. The design of the device resembles a hockey puck with a foldable part that conceals a port for connecting the smartphone and also serves as cooling. Samsung has decided to prevent possible problems with overheating Galaxy S8, so a docking station is equipped with a separate cooling system. The story of Galaxy Note 7 has taught the manufacturer that now approaches this issue even with the reassurance.
Samsung DeX Station allows you to connect a monitor or TV and the keyboard and mouse. The smartphone will output to an external display image in 4K resolution at 30 frames per second. The accessory is equipped with a USB-C port and HDMI, two USB 2.0 ports, as well as 100-megabytes Ethernet port.
The smartphone will get power from the docking station. DeX Station supports quick charging and USB PD. Probably when your device is connected, the processor will run at full capacity.
If you believe the leak, the cost of a docking station will be about €150 (almost 9500 rubles).
It seems that with the hardware problems should not be, however, how the Samsung adapted Android for use on the big screen, is still unknown. All the details will be announced next Wednesday.