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DisplayPort to HDMI Video Adapter Converter - M/F

Connect your HDMI® monitor or HDTV to a DisplayPort® equipped computer

Product ID: DP2HDMIADAP

  • Supports PC resolutions up to 1920x1200 and HDTV resolutions up to 1080p
  • Easy to use adapter, no software required
17,99 € EUR exc VAT
22,49 € EUR inc VAT

Overview

The DP2HDMIADAP DisplayPort® to HDMI® Adapter provides a DisplayPort male and HDMI female connector, allowing you to keep your existing (HDMI) display while using a DisplayPort video card/source.

Supporting display resolutions of up to 1920x1200 (computer)/1080p (HDTV), this cost-effective solution maintains the incredible graphical performance offered by DisplayPort, while eliminating the cost of having to upgrade your HDMI-capable display to a display with built-in DisplayPort support.

DP2HDMIADAP is a passive adapter cable that requires a DP++ port (DisplayPort++), meaning that DVI and HDMI signals can also be passed through the port.

This adapter allows for audio pass-through if supported by the video source. Please review the video source manual to confirm support.

Backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

The StarTech.com Advantage

  • Simple, small form factor converter makes a DisplayPort® video card backward compatible with your HDMI® display
  • Easy to use, no software or drivers required

Applications

The DisplayPort® to HDMI® adapter allows for an easy and hassle free connection to any HDMI-enabled display

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Active or Passive Adapter Passive
Adapter Style Adapters
Audio Yes
AV Input DisplayPort
AV Output HDMI
Performance
Audio Specifications 5.1 Surround Sound
Maximum Digital Resolutions 1920x1200 / 1080p
Connector(s)
Connector A 1 - DisplayPort (20 pin) Male
Connector B 1 - HDMI (19 pin) Female
Special Notes / Requirements
System and Cable Requirements DP++ port (DisplayPort ++) required on video card or video source (DVI and HDMI pass-through must be supported)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Product Height 9 mm [0.4 in]
Product Length 55 mm [2.2 in]
Product Weight 40 g [1.4 oz]
Product Width 18 mm [0.7 in]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 0 kg [0.1 lb]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - DisplayPort to HDMI Adapter

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Frequently Asked Questions

Before You Buy

Unfortunately no, this device has an intended source and an intended destination.  Refer to the title of the webpage for this order.

When you convert video from a source that uses DisplayPort or Mini DisplayPort to DVI or HDMI (for example, a computer to a monitor), you will need to consider the difference between passive and active adapters.

If the source supports dual-mode DisplayPort (also known as DP++), then you can use a passive adapter because the source can perform the conversion. If the source does not support DP++, then you need to use an active converter, which includes additional chips to perform the conversion.

Thunderbolt ports support DP++ natively. To run multiple monitors from the same computer, refer to the Active Adapters section below.

Passive Adapters

Passive adapters are less expensive since they do not need to include additional chips. A quick way to check whether you can use a passive adapter is to see if the DisplayPort or Mini DisplayPort source has the DP++ symbol above it. The symbol is a D with a P inside of it, with two + signs to the left, one on top of the other.

Active Adapters

Active adapters use additional chips to make the conversion inside the adapter, regardless of whether the source supports DP++. This means that active adapters are more expensive than passive adapters.

If you want to use multiple monitors with the same computer, you should use an active adapter because some video cards cannot run the maximum number of monitors while using DP++. This is especially true if the computer has more than one DisplayPort or Mini DisplayPort connection. Check with your video card manufacturer to confirm which type of adapter you need for the setup that you would like to run.

Note: You should use passive adapters with StarTech.com MST hubs, except when you are converting from DisplayPort to VGA, since that type of conversion requires active adapters.  For more information on using adapters with StarTech.com MST hubs, refer to the following FAQ: http://www.startech.com/faq/mst_hubs_passive_vs_active_adapters.

Surface Dock

If you experience issues when you connect passive video signal adapters to the Surface Dock, Microsoft recommends that you use active video signal converters instead. StarTech.com offers an active video signal converter for DVI monitors (MDP2DVIS) and for HDMI monitors (MDP2HD4KS).

Note: This issue does not apply to the Surface Pro 3 Docking Station.