SpaceX CRS-19 Dragon berthing

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The SpaceX Dragon CRS-19 cargo spacecraft was berthed to the International Space Station’s Harmony module on 8 December 2019, at 12:47 UTC (07:47 EST). The spacecraft was captured with the International Space Station’s robotic Canadarm2 by astronaut Luca Parmitano of ESA (European Space Agency), on 8 December 2019, at 10:05 UTC (05:05 EST). The CRS-19 Dragon spacecraft was launched by a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, on 5 December 2019 at 17:29 UTC (12:29 EST).
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Whats the benefit of docking with the robot arm vs docking directly like it did before?

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