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This is a chunky, solid, and beautifully crafted adapter, and is just as much at home on a desk as it is on the road. The solid aluminum and plastic build construction has been engineered to be both rugged and dissipate all the heat generate by in use.
And it works well.
After several weeks of solid use, my adapter looks like new. And the adapter stays cool to the touch even when the dock is pushed hard.
The main selling points of this dock is the 8K HDMI output capability (note that macOS only supports 4K/60fps) and the 100W USB-C PD charging port.
The built-in 100W charging port is great because it means that you're not losing a charging port when you're using a dock because you get both a bunch of useful ports and still retain the ability to charge using the bespoke charging port.
Very handy as modern devices increasingly have a limited numbers of ports.