Update: Microsoft wasn’t kidding when it said limited quantities, it’s out of stock already
Today Microsoft has made the Surface Docking Station available for sale for $199. The dock is currently only available in limited quantities but will be more broadly available in 2014. The dock supports the original Surface Pro and the Surface Pro 2 as well. Technical specifications:
- One USB 3.0 port and three USB 2.0 ports connect to multiple devices and peripherals
- Plug in an external monitor using the Mini DisplayPort. Multiple monitor support is coming soon to Surface Pro 2 (via DisplayPort 1.2 daisy chaining).
- Charges the Surface Pro/Surface Pro 2 battery and any connected peripherals
- Dimensions: 316 X 107 X 91mm