The US7220 Thunderbolt 2 Sharing Switch is a dual-computer docking station with full KVM functionality for your workspace. You can share Thunderbolt devices, a dual-monitor setup and USB peripherals through a single cable, directly to two computers.
The US7220 enables two Thunderbolt 2- enabled computers to share peripherals with ultra-high 20 Gbps data transfer rates. As a KVM sharing switch it allows you to easily switch the keyboard, video, mouse and peripherals between two computers with the push of a button. With the ability to daisy-chain up to five Thunderbolt devices, the US7220 connects up to 11 peripherals including Thunderbolt monitors and video capture devices; plus USB drives, printers, high-definition cameras, keyboards, mice and more.
The ATEN Thunderbolt 2 Sharing Switch is the ideal choice for those who want the flexibility of laptop computing – with the performance, sharing and high-definition/dual-monitor capabilities of a full workstation.
Thunderbolt 2.0 compliant with data transfer rates up to 20 Gbps
Connect 11 devices to a laptop through a single Thunderbolt cable*
Two Thunderbolt ports connect two Thunderbolt hosts
One Thunderbolt port connects a Thunderbolt device and daisy-chains up to 5 additional devices
Gigabit Ethernet port
HDMI port supports an additional HDMI display
Supports three USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports with data transfer rates up to 5 Gbps
Two USB 2.0 ports with data transfer rates up to 480 Mbps
Supports high-definition audio signals with Dolby and DTS pass-through via Mini TOSLINK; and 2.1 channel audio via 3.5 mm audio cable
Analog/Digital audio line-in and line-out
Supports HDMI 1.4b with 4K (UHD) resolution
Supports DisplayPort 1.2 with 4K (UHD) resolution
eSATA port for storage devices
Note: Additional Thunderbolt cable sold separately.
Aten specializes in connectivity and management solutions in information technology, professional audio / video and green energy business. The company was established in 1979 by Shang-Chung Chen. Its headquarters is located in Xizhi District, New Taipei city, Taiwan. Their services are known worldwide.
Their products are KVM Switches, remote management solutions, audio-visual switches and matrices, interface adapters, power distribution unit, information technology management systems, video products, USB peripherals and data communication. Aten had over 1630 employees as of 2014. Their website is www.aten.com. They also have their subsidiaries in U.S.A, Belgium, Japan, U.K, Korea, China, Australia, Taiwan, and Russia. Aten is the parent company of IOGEAR.
Aten is now the largest KVM switch manufacturer company in the world. Atens went public in 2003 and since then has remained the only listed KVM manufacturer in the world.