ThinkPad Smart
Docking Station
Discover how Lenovo ThinkPad smart docking solutions help to make hybrid work better for everyone.

The hybrid workplace is here to stay

While hybrid and remote working gives employees more flexibility and freedom, it can increase the stress on already overwhelmed IT teams and systems. For IT decision makers, the challenge is to find a solution that offers a more seamless experience, for both their end users and teams. The humble dock could hold the answer.

The key to a successful hybrid workspace

The dock is an often-overlooked bridge between the home and the office for hybrid work. Yet, it can help all employees be more connected, secure, and productive - regardless of their location.

Powered by Microsoft Azure Sphere, Lenovo ThinkPad smart docking solutions provide a reliable, seamless, and secure bridge between the office and home. Universally compatible, they enable firmware updates and maintenance without the need for a connected laptop. They also offer fleet visibility, enterprise-level security, and enhanced inventory reporting.




Fleet visibility


Remote firmware




Inventory reporting



From hybrid to remote working, and everywhere in between

Discover two ways to keep your workforce more productive and satisfied, while being securely and reliably connected - anywhere they choose to work.

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ThinkPad® Universal
Thunderbolt™ 4 Smart Dock

Delivering industry-leading video, data, and power connectivity, the ThinkPad® Universal Thunderbolt™ 4 Smart Dock can install critical firmware updates, track device status, and run reports—all remotely. Able to deliver lightning-quick 40 Gbps data speeds, it can support four 4K displays or one 8K display.

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ThinkPad® Universal
USB-C Smart Dock

With an array of data, display, and charging ports, the ThinkPad® Universal USB-C Smart Dock enhances everyday employee productivity and simplifies fleet management.  It can support up to three displays, plus update firmware and be maintained remotely, without a laptop connection.

Smarter dock management, made easy

This is the perfect time for IT teams to gain real insights into their fleet, while making an impact on their organizations with smarter, safer bridges between home and office.

Lenovo Smart Dock Console

Offering greater visibility across your fleet, Lenovo Smart Dock Console simplifies scheduling and implementing updates and support. It also gives you enterprise-level security and batch report functionality, while enabling you to monitor and update your smart docks remotely.


Less downtime

Raise productivity by minimizing downtime with cloud-based firmware updates and remote management.


More visibility

Check the status of all your docks and connected devices remotely via the cloud and a single dashboard.


Big savings

Monitor, manage, and resolve dock issues remotely, simplifying technical support and reducing your support costs.

Heat up your hot desk

The ThinkPad® Universal Smart Dock and Lenovo Smart Dock Console are the foundation of your smarter hybrid strategy.

How smart are your docks?

Are you offering your remote employees a smart bridge between workspaces? Read about smart workspaces and complete the checklist to find out.

4 reasons to heat up your hot desk

What are employees looking for? A more seamless transition from home to office. Here are four reasons to invest in building them a hotter “hot desk” setup.

Why IT needs smarter dock management

Improve the hybrid experience for both users and IT teams with better visibility into your docks.

Meet our other docking solutions

Depending on your budgets and needs, we have a range of other docking solutions to help make the transition from home to office for your employees more seamless.

ThinkPad Hybrid USB-C with USB-A Dock

Best-suited for mixed-PC or shared-desk environments.

  • Enterprise-class manageability 

  • One cable USB-C and USB-A connectivity

  • Supports up to two 4K UHD displays**
ThinkPad Thunderbolt™ 4 Workstation Dock

Ultra performance dock with high power charging up to 230W

  • Enterprise-class manageability

  • Single-cable Thunderbolt™ 4 connectivity

  • Supports up to four 4K displays or one 8K display**
ThinkPad Universal Thunderbolt™ 4 Dock

Industry-leading video, data, and power connectivity.

  • Enterprise-class manageability

  • Single-cable Thunderbolt™ 4 connectivity

  • Supports up to four 4K displays or one 8K display**
ThinkPad Universal USB-C Dock

Universally compatible one-cable docking solution

  • Enterprise-class manageability

  • Single USB-C cable connectivity

  • Supports up to three 4K displays**

What next?

Buy online
Buy online

Learn more about Lenovo Smart Docks and discover exclusive offers, and optional services like simple IT management.

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Find your dealer

Lenovo has a worldwide service provider and partner network, ready to help you solve your IT challenges.

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If you have any questions about our products or services, or would like to speak to a Lenovo specialist, we’re here to help.

* Lenovo USB-C and Thunderbolt™ Docks function with laptops that support industry standard USB-C Alt-Mode or Thunderbolt™ protocols through their Type-C™ port. Users may experience reduced performance when not used with matching protocol.

Lenovo USB-C and Thunderbolt™ Docks support additional features, such as MAC address pass-through WOL and mirrored power button, on most Lenovo ThinkPad laptops, but such features may not be available on certain other Lenovo laptops or non-Lenovo branded laptop systems.

** Actual display resolution is subject to your laptop’s video output capability.