Allow your DVI computer to use displays equipped with the Mini Displayport interface.The DVI to Mini DisplayPort Converter enables computers with a single-link digital DVI-D interface to utilize display devices that have the Mini DisplayPort interface.
DisplayPort is a standard that handles today's higher video resolutions and AV bandwidths while making connections simpler than in the past. Mini-DisplayPort is a variation of DisplayPort designed to save space. DisplayPort is used by a number of leading computer manufacturers.
How It WorksUsing a standard DVI-D cable, connect the computer's DVI-D output connector to the DVI input connector on the DVI to Mini DisplayPort Converter. Attach the display's Mini DisplayPort input cable to the Converter. Ensure that the display is powered first before connecting the converter. Locate a free wall socket for the included external 5V power supply. Plug the power supply into the wall and attach the power tip to the Converter. You will now see a sharp, clear picture on your display.
Note: This product supports single-link DVI. Dual-link DVI and the Apple 27" Cinema Display are supported by the GTV-DVIDL-2-MDP.
After connecting the cables, ensure that the display is powered first before connecting to the DVI to Mini DisplayPort Converter.
This device is compatible with digital DVI-D input signals only. DVI-A or VGA analog sources, interlaced video formats, and HDCP content is not supported.