QuickSpecs
HP 2540 Docking Station
Overview
Introduction
HP provides a portfolio of professional-grade accessories that deliver an ideal mobile office designed to help you achieve your
business goals, increase productivity and lower your costs. All HP accessories go through rigorous testing and are certified to work
seamlessly with your HP Business Notebook. They are backed up by HP's world-class support.
HP docking solutions include a range of convenient expansion solutions that easily connect to your HP Business Notebook or Tablet
PC. Create an ideal desktop computing environment using docking stations and stands that provide port replication and cable
management, as well as enable future expandability.
HP is committed to delivering the optimal mobile computing experience by offering industry-leading accessories for every mobile
user, whether you are a frequent traveler or rarely leave your desk. Enjoy return on investment from these easy-to-use, easy-todeploy, and easy-to-manage expansion solutions.
Models
HP 2540 Docking Station
HP Docking Station Cable Lock
VU895AA
AU656AA#XXX
HP 2540 Docking Station Front Components
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Docking posts
Computer connect/release mechanisms
Power button
Computer power light
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Docking connector
Connect button
Connect light
HP 2540 Docking Station Rear/Right-Side Components
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Overview
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HP Lock (Lock not included)
Powered USB 2.0 port
Security lock slot
HP Lock slot
LAN/Ethernet jack
VGA port
Monitor stand port
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eSATA port
USB 2.0 ports (3)
DisplayPort
Line-in jack
Line-out jack
Power connector
Power in LED (indicates docking station is plugged in)
Key Benefits
Full port replication and cable management in a space-saving design, the HP 2540 Docking Station is compatible with the HP
EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC.
Easy docking system provides port replication and cable management in one location
Four USB ports allow you to connect more peripherals to make you more productive
Features the new HP Lock slot. Help secure your docking station or notebook and docking station against theft with a security
cable and HP's simple "one key turn"
Features new DisplayPort and eSATA ports
Compatible with the HP Adjustable Notebook Stand and HP Monitor Stand to create an optimized desktop computing experience.
AC adapter included
The HP 2540 Docking Station features an energy-efficient 65W Smart AC adapter that guards against power fluctuations with
integrated surge protection.
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Overview
Standard Features
2 docking posts
2 computer connect/
release mechanisms
Power button
Computer power light
Docking connector
Connect button
Connect light
Powered USB port
Integrated cable lock slot
Network connectors
USB ports
Audio connectors
Other connectors
Front Components
Align and secure the computer for proper connection to the docking station
Connect and release the computer when you press the connect button
Turns on the power to the computer
Light on: docked computer is turned on
Light blinking: docked computer is in standby mode
Connects the computer to the docking station
Secures and releases the computer
Slide in to secure the computer
Slide out to release the computer
On: a computer is fully docked
Rear/Right-Side Components
Allows you to connect to select USB devices
Supports the HP Docking Station Cable Lock with a simplified locking mechanism. Gives you two
security options: lock the docking station only (which also prevents access to the Station drive bay); or
lock both the docking station and your notebook for additional security.
Also supports an industry standard notebook lock.
Ethernet ports
4 USB 2.0 ports (1 powered)
Audio in, audio out (does not support mic out)
Monitor Stand, External VGA monitors, DisplayPort, eSATA
Compatibility
The HP 2540 Docking Station is compatible with the HP EliteBook 2540p Notebook PC, and the HP
Docking Station Cable Lock.
Service and Support
One-year limited warranty. Additional support is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week by phone
as well as online support forms.
NOTE: Certain restrictions and exclusions apply. Consult the HP Customer Support Center for details.
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Technical Specifications
Dimensions (H x W
x D)
Weight
Stand-alone power
requirements
Temperature
Relative humidity
Altitude
Shock
Random vibration
Option Kit Contents
33.655 x 12.065 x 5.08 cm (13.25 x 4.75 x 2.0 in)
1.95 lb (0.88 kg)
Normal Operating
Voltage
Average Operating Power
Max Operating Power
Operating
Non-operating
Operating
18.5 V
18.5 W
< 65 W
32° to 95° F (0° to 35° C)
4° to 140° F (–20° to 60° C)
10% to 90%, non-condensing
Non-operating
5% to 95%, 101.6° F (38.7° C) maximum wet bulb temperature
Operating
–50 to 10,000 ft (–15.24 to 3,048 m)
Non-operating
–50 to 40,000 ft (–15.24 to 12,192 m)
Operating
125 G, 2 ms, half-sine
Non-operating
200 G, 2 ms, half-sine
Operating
0.75 grms
Non-operating
1.50 grms
HP 2540 Docking Station, AC power adapter documentation
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The information contained herein is subject to change without notice.
The only warranties for HP products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and
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