ASUS ROG XG STATION 2 External Graphics Card Dock
- Access portability and 4K performance as your laptop or tablet transforms into a VR-ready gaming machine with the ROG XG Station 2 external graphics card dock via Thunderbolt 3. The ROG XG Station 2 is AURA Sync ready with its plasma tube while five USB 3.0 ports support peripherals.
• Upgrade your laptop or tablet’s graphics performance to NVIDIA GeForce GTX 900 series and up or AMD Radeon R9 series and up via Thunderbolt 3
• Supports one full-length, dual-wide PCIe x16 card and 5 x USB 3.0 ports for peripheral connectivity
• AURA Sync ready with the ROG XG Station 2’s plasma tube
• 600W internal power supply delivers support for your graphics card and laptop/tablet
• Pairs perfectly with the ASUS Transformer 3 Pro (T303) and UX series ZenBooks
ENJOY VR GAMING AND PORTABILITYInserting a graphics card into the ROG XG Station 2 is easy, and you can quickly connect to your Thunderbolt™ 3-enabled notebook or 2-in-1 PC to create a powerful, VR-ready gaming machine. Experience an incredible new level of gaming performance without sacrificing your notebook’s portability.
THE SPEED YOU NEEDThunderbolt™ 3 transfers data up to 8X faster than USB 3.0 and offers 4X the video bandwidth of HDMI 1.4. It also supplies power to your devices, so you can enjoy desktop-grade performance with demanding tasks like gaming and 4K video editing.
PRESENT PERFECT. FUTURE READY.Easily upgrade to the best gaming performance with current and upcoming NVIDIA GeForce® GTX 9/10 series and AMD Radeon™ R9/RX series graphics cards. The ROG XG Station 2 supports full-length desktop graphics cards with coolers up to 2.5 slots wide, letting you choose from a broad range of options to suit your needs.
PLUG AND PLAYThe ROG XG Station 2 can be connected or disconnected from your notebook or 2-in-1 PC without restarting. It provides 4 USB 3.0 ports and 1 Gigabit Ethernet port for simultaneous keyboard, mouse, VR headset, monitor, and internet connectivity. When connected with both a Thunderbolt™ 3 and USB Type-B cable, the ROG XG Station 2 uses an additional USB signal channel to deliver 2X faster random read speeds and 1.8X faster write speeds than with a Thunderbolt™ 3 connection alone.
POWERFUL YET EFFICIENTThe internal power supply provides up to 500W to a high-performance graphics card and up to 100W to your notebook or 2-in-1 PC via Thunderbolt™ 3, eliminating the need for a separate power cable to help keep your system tidy. With 80 Plus Gold certification, the ROG XG Station 2’s power supply is up to 90% energy efficient, reducing electricity use and operating costs.
OUTSHINE THE COMPETITIONExpress your own unique style with the millions of colors and 5 different effects offered by ASUS Aura RGB lighting. When paired with an Aura-enabled ROG Strix gaming graphics card, ASUS Aura Sync technology perfectly synchronizes lighting for a system that really shines.