AOC and DisplayLink have announced the AOC E1659FWU, a portable 16-inch monitor that receives both power and signal through a single USB 3.0 cable.

The monitor connects to laptop and desktop computers to provide a solution for dual monitor setups. Compatible with both Mac and PC systems, the USB 3.0 Monitor has a 15.6-inch viewing window that supports 1366×768 resolution at 60Hz. The slim piano black, highly portable monitor is almost 13mm thinner than the previous model and converts from landscape to portrait view using its foldable metallic stand.

The E1659FWU comes with its own monitor carry case. Set to ship in August, the E1659FWU monitor is now available for pre-sale at at a manufacturer’s retail price of US$139. For more info go to .