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Integrated Chipsets

DisplayLink DL-3000 Series

Highly Integrated USB 3.0 Dock on a Chip

From the world leader in USB virtual graphics, DisplayLink brings you the highly integrated DL-3000 family of "Dock on a Chip". Taking advantage of SuperSpeed USB 3.0's bi-directional throughput, these chips can simultaneously drive up to two Full HD displays, as well as Gigabit Ethernet network data, and multi-channel audio. The DL-3000 chips will bring new levels of affordability, universal compatibility, ease of use and high performance to USB 3.0 PC peripherals, while also raising the bar for USB 2.0 graphics performance.


  • Fully supports Windows 10
  • High performance universal USB video interface
  • Low BOM cost
  • Universal interface and power with USB cable
  • Compatible with new USB C or legacy USB connectors


  • Single IC for both USB 2.0 & 3.0
  • Dual digital video outputs (DL-3900)
  • Ultra-high resolution support (up to 2560x1600)
  • Improved video compression (DL 3.0)
  • Gigabit Ethernet MAC
  • Supports VGA, DVI, HDMI 1.3, and DisplayPort 1.1* monitor connections
  • 6 channel audio (up to 5.1ch)
  • HDCP 2.0 encryption over the USB input
  • Capable of protected content playback
  • USB 2.0 & 3.0 bus power capable
  • Compatible with USB C designs
  • Fully backwards compatible over USB 2.0

*DisplayPort available with external transmitter

Chip Collateral

DisplayLink Compression - DL3.0

  • Ultra-Low latency
  • Clear and crisp text and graphics
  • Link aware-Adapts automatically to bandwidth constraints
  • Compression tuned for video content and high quality graphics
  • Uncompromised UHD video quality
  • Compatible with HDCP 2.0 encryption


  • 17 mm x 17 mm
  • 400-ball PBGA, lead free (RoHS compliant and industry “Green” conformance)
  • 0.8 mm ball pitch

Reference Design

DisplayLink Supplies a complete set of schematics and PCB layout information along with firmware and OS drivers to complete a bus powered or mains powered monitor design

Product Feature DL-3100 Dl-3500 DL-3700 DL-3900 DL-3950
DL-3+ Video-Tuned Compression
Dual Head Output
Resolutions up to 2560x1600 (number) 1 1 1 2
Resolutions up to 2048x1152, inc. 1080p (number) 1 1 1 2 2
Integrated VGA
Integrated DVI (with HDCP)
Integrated HDMI (with HDCP 1.3) *
Gigabit Ethernet MAC
Support for DisplayPort 1.1
6 Channel Audio (up to 5.1 ch)
USB 3 Input
USB 2 Input
Protected Video Playback via HDCP 2.0

*No audio output support on HDMI output of DL-3955

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