DisplayPort 1.2a to DVI Active Adapter, White
    Product # 12783
    DisplayPort 1.2a to DVI Active Adapter, White
    Product # 12783
    Color : White
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    DisplayPort 1.2a to DVI Active Adapter, White

    Connect your DisplayPort equipped PC to a DVI monitor using this DisplayPort 1.2a to DVI Active Adapter from Monoprice!

    This adapter is designed to allow you to connect a DVI monitor to a DisplayPort video output. It conforms to the DisplayPort 1.2a standard and supports DVI Dual Link output to resolutions up to 2560x1600p @60Hz. Being an active adapter, it is fully compatible with the AMD® Eyefinity and nVidia® Surround multidisplay modes.

    It features a true 6" cable length with polycarbonate connector heads. The DVI end has panel screw holes, so you can secure the cable to the connector. The DP connector head measures 14.5mm thick, 25.5mm wide, and 31.0mm long. The DVI connector head measures 19.5mm thick, 48.0mm wide, and 50.5mm long.


    • Conforms to DisplayPort 1.2a standard
    • Supports Dual-Link DVI resolutions up to 2560x1600p @60Hz
    • ACTIVE adapter is compatible with nVidia Surround and AMD Eyefinity multidisplay modes

    AMD is a registered trademark of Advanced Micro Devices.

    NVIDIA is a trademark of NVIDIA Corporation.

    7 Reviews

    75.71% of the reviewers recommend this product


    Excellent product

    • Michael Gutfeldt,
    •  Naperville, IL 
    • 6/28/2016 7:51:26 AM

    Pros: Easy to set up: just plug it in and it works

    Cons: No problems

    Convert computer's DisplayPort output to the monitor's VGA input. We have used these adapters on several computers and they work great.

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    Actually an active adapter

    • Kasten,
    •  Santa Clara, CA 
    • 6/16/2016 10:07:26 PM

    Its actually an active adapter, was able to use this adapter on a HD7970 to drive a 3rd monitor in additional the my existing VGA and other DVI monitor.

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    Failed in less than 3 months

    • Anthony Alicea,
    •  Everett, MA 
    • 5/8/2016 10:23:30 AM

    Pros: Worked for a bit

    Cons: Died pretty quick for the price.

    This worked great for ALMOST 3 months and now the screen cuts out and you get a lot of analog static. It is currently in an unusable state. I am using this with the nVidia GTX 980ti graphics card.

    by Monoprice Administrator

    Thank you for your review and my apologies for the issues you have experienced with PID 12790. Unfortunately, it sounds like you may have received a defective product. Now if you’d like, I can help setup an RMA for a replacement. If you would like me to proceed with the RMA, just let me know and I can get this started right away. Sorry again for the trouble and hope this helps!

    Mark P
    Tech Support Associate

    by Anthony Alicea
    Hello Mark,

    I appreciate the response. I would not mind going through an RMA process for the unit. I still have it in storage. Just let me know what details you need from me and I will be happy to provide them.

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    DisplayPort 1.2a to VGA Active Adapter, Black

    • Rick ,
    •  Hemet, CA 
    • 3/21/2016 3:41:17 PM

    Adaptor works perfectly and is a quality product. I would definitely recommend this to anyone needing this type of adaptor!

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    • Serg Goldman,
    •  Eden Prairie, MN 
    • 9/28/2015 5:52:47 AM

    Functions as advertised. Excellent price for this adapter. Not flimsy and the connections fit tightly.

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