port replicator

Definitions

Computing

Electronics

  • A device which has multiple computer ports, such as those utilized for keyboards, monitors, printers, and other peripherals, and which provides a single socket into which a portable computer is plugged in. This saves the time and inconvenience of plugging in all components each time the computer is at this location. A port replicator is similar to a docking station, except that the latter provides additional slots for expansion.
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