You can save some cash when turning your Surface into a full desktop setup.

What you need to know

  • Microsoft’s Surface Dock 2 is on sale for $81 off right now.
  • The Surface Dock 2 has four USB-C ports and can drive two 4K displays at 60Hz.
  • The Surface Dock 2 is avaialble for $179 through the Microsoft Store.

Microsoft’s Surface Dock 2 is on sale for $81 off its normal price ahead of Black Friday. Normlly $260, the dock is down to $179, making it more affordable to connect your Surface to several devices and accessories. You can grab the Surface Dock 2 on sale through the Microsoft Store now.

The Surface Dock 2 utilizes the Surface Connect port to add several ports to Surface devices. It works with Surface devices released after 2017, such as the Surface Pro 7, Surface Laptop 3, and Surface Go 2. The dock includes four USB-C ports, two USB-A ports, a Gigabit Ethernet port, and has a security lock slot.

The Surface Dock 2 supports a total power delivery of 199W, and it can charge supported Surface devices with up to 120W. You can use the remaining power to charge phones or other accessories.

One of the best things about the Surface Dock 2 is that it can drive two 4K displays at 60Hz or two 5K displays at 30Hz. This support makes it easy to have a Surface device power a full setup at your desk. You can set up all of your peripherals once with the Surface Dock 2, then just connect your Surface device with a single cable each time you sit down.

Dock on demand

Surface Dock 2

$260 at Microsoft

USB-C heaven

The Surface Dock 2 brings much-needed updates to the original, adding in four USB-C ports alongside the usual ethernet, USB-A, and 3.5mm jacks.