When your MacBook® needs to connect to a variety of different display types, you need this multifunction adapter from Monoprice!
This adapter has a mini DisplayPort (mDP) connector on one end for connecting to the output of your MacBook, MacBook Pro®, MacBook Air®, or any other device with an mDP output. The other end has DisplayPort (DP), HDMI®, and DVI output ports, allowing you to connect to a single display using either of these standards. This adapter saves you the hassle and expense of purchasing and transporting different adapters with your MacBook because this one adapter fits all the primary standards you are likely to encounter in your travels.
Note that this will not connect more than one display at a time. Only a single display can be connected to one of the outputs.
- Supports Mini DisplayPort 1.1a "Dual-Mode" input
- Supports audio output over HDMI for iMac® (from Late 2009 on) and MacBook Pro (from Mid 2010 on)
- Supports DisplayPort 1.1a "Dual-Mode" output with a maximum resolution of 2560x1600
- Supports HDMI and DVI output with a maximum max resolution of 1920x1080p @ 60Hz, 225MHz/2.25Gbps per channel (6.75Gbps all channel), 12-bit per channel (36-bit all channel) Deep Color
- Automatically detects the connected display type
- Powered by the Mini DisplayPort input
This adapter does NOT a support Dual-Link DVI output. It supports Dual-Mode DisplayPort (up to 2560x1600), but only Single-Link DVI (up to 1920x1080p).
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|Input Signal||Mini DisplayPort 1.1a|
|Input Connector||Mini DisplayPort male 20-pin|
|Output Signals||DisplayPort, HDMI, and DVI|
DisplayPort female Type A 20-pin
HDMI Connector female
DVI female (24+1)
|Vertical Frequency||50/60 Hz|
|Video Amplifier Bandwidth||225 MHz / 2.25 Gbps|
|DisplayPort Resolution||max to 1920x1200, 2560x1600 (Dual-Mode)|
|HDMI/DVI Resolutions||480i, 480p, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p|
|Operating Temperature||0°C to +70°C|
|Operating Humidity||10% to 85% RH (no condensation)|
|Storage Temperature||-10°C to +80°C|
|Storage Humidity||5% to 90% RH (no condensation)|
|External Power Supply||none|
|Power Consumption (max)||0.7 watts|
Included in the Package:
- 1x Video adapter
- 1x User manual
|Mini DisplayPort 1.1 to HDMI®, DVI & DisplayPort Adapter - White|
|Question: My adapter and/or cables are connected to my Mac but I don’t have any picture, even though the Mac recognizes the adapter?|
|Answer: You may need to adjust the display settings on the Mac before you can see any picture on the tv. |
Try the following:
1.) Go into the System Settings
2.) Go into the Display Settings
3.) On one of the Tabs in the Display Settings Window there will be a button on the lower right hand corner that says “Detect Displays”. Click on it.
4.) On one of the other tabs in the Display Settings Window will be a list of different resolutions, such as 1920x1080. Try them all until you find one that works, it can vary from setup to setup depending on the devices.
5.) On some models of Mac’s you can disable the discrete video card. When discrete video is disable the external display does not work. Re-enabling discrete video fixes the issue. To check if it is enabled go into the system settings and it will be under the energy saver options in the upper left hand side.
~ Should that not work ~
6.) Run the graphics and EFI updates.
Some firmware updates for Intel-based Macs may not be displayed automatically using Software Update. If they do not appear in Software Update, they must be manually downloaded from the Apple Downloads site. If you are unsure whether your computer needs a particular update, simply download and open the update installer. The installer will alert you if the firmware update is already installed or not needed.
|Question: Why am I not getting any sound? / Why is the sound still playing on computer speakers?|
|Answer: Using "Sound" Settings under System Preferences, or using "Audio MIDI Setup" - select the "HDMI Audio Device" as the audio output. This will switch the audio out from the built in speakers to the adapter.|
|Question: When I connect the mini dvi/mini displayport adapter to my mac my wifi signal drops or completely stops working.|
|Answer: There are several things that can cause these symptoms. Try the following: |
1.) Ensure the adapter is connected and straight, not being bent or angled in any way. Having the Mac on a stand which causes the adapter to hang freely can cause issues as well.
2.) Try swapping the cable connected to the adapter.
3.) Try changing the channel of the wireless signal on your router. It may take several attempts to find one that works for your network. Some that have been reported to work the best are: Channel 1, 5, 6, and 8.
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