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All DisplayLink USB Virtual Graphics Products Benefit From Driver Release 6.1 For Windows

PALO ALTO, Calif., January 10, 2012 – DisplayLink, the leading provider of technology for virtual graphics and USB-connected computing, today announced a major upgrade to the company’s USB virtual graphics processing software. Version 6.1 of the DisplayLink driver is available now for DL-1x0, DL1x5 and newest DL-3x00 series of USB virtual graphics enabled devices.

All DisplayLink users are invited to download Release 6.1 free of charge at http://displaylink.com/downloads. “This release marks the culmination of many months of hard work by the DisplayLink software and firmware engineering teams in order further improve our video and graphics performance,” said John Cummins, DisplayLink senior vice president of sales and marketing. “We encourage owners of all DisplayLink technology enabled Windows devices to download the drivers today.”

  • Version 6.1 delivers:
  • Improved video smoothness for DL-1x0, DL-1x5 and DL-3x00 series
  • Increased frame rates
  • Reduced CPU utilization
  • Critical bug fixes and compatibility improvements for all products

DisplayLink also reduced the processor loading to optimize performance on lower specification (lower performance) platforms, opening up USB extended connectivity to a wider range of mobile computers. Availability and Compatibility More detail about DisplayLink Driver Release 6.1 is in the external release note, and is downloadable now for free at http://displaylink.com/downloads along with a user manual in PDF format.

About DisplayLink DisplayLink Corp. is a hardware and software company that offers a unique technology to enable easy virtual graphics connectivity between computers and displays over standard interfaces such as USB, wireless USB and Ethernet. DisplayLink technology is used in dozens of globally branded PC accessories including monitors, universal docking stations, display adapters, projectors, and zero client systems that make expansion of the desktop visual workspace possible, at significantly lower cost and energy usage than traditional solutions.

DisplayLink is ranked the fourth fastest-growing EMEA Company by Deloitte, and was awarded the CES 2011 Best of Innovation Award Honoree in the Enabling Technologies category for its forthcoming Interactive Networked Graphics for SuperSpeed USB. For more information and product details, visit DisplayLink Shop and follow DisplayLink on Facebook, Spiceworks and Twitter.

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