Product ID: DP2HD4KADAP
This DisplayPort™ to HDMI® adapter supports 4K video resolution, enabling you to connect DisplayPort devices, such as an Ultrabook™ or desktop computer, to a 4K HDMI display or projector.
You will be amazed at how this adapter flawlessly manages your graphics-intensive content. With support for resolutions up to 4K - four times the resolution of high-definition 1080p - its lossless performance makes the adapter the ideal solution for high-resource applications such as graphic design, CAD & CAM design, or health care imaging (MRI, radiology diagnostics, etc.).
Plus, the 4K adapter supports 1080p displays, which makes it a great accessory for home, office or other workspace applications.
This DP to HDMI adapter is extremely portable, with a lightweight, small-footprint design. It’s the perfect accessory to carry with your Ultrabook, fitting easily into your laptop bag or carrying case. Its ultra-portable design makes the adapter ideal for BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) applications at the office, and enables you to arrive prepared when you’re presenting to a potential client, teaching off-site, or traveling to meet with a customer.
The DP2HD4KADAP is backed by a 3-year StarTech.com warranty and free lifetime technical support.
|Warranty Information||Warranty||3 Years|
|Connector(s)||1 - Connector A||DisplayPort (20 pin)|
|1 - Connector B||HDMI (19 pin)|
|Environmental||Operating Temperature||0°C to 60°C (32°F to 140°F)|
|Storage Temperature||-10°C to 70°C (14°F to 158°F)|
|Hardware||Active or Passive Adapter||Passive|
|AV Input||DisplayPort - 1.2|
|AV Output||HDMI - 1.4|
|Industry Standards||DPCP (DisplayPort Content Protection)
HDCP (High Definition Content Protection)
|Packaging Information||Shipping (Package) Weight||36,0 g [1,3 oz]|
|Package Length||12,5 cm [4,9 in]|
|Package Width||9,0 cm [3,5 in]|
|Package Height||1,1 cm [0,4 in]|
|Performance||Audio Specifications||HDMI - 7.1 Channel Audio|
|Maximum Cable Distance To Display||15,2 m [49,9 ft]|
|Maximum Digital Resolutions||3840x2160 30Hz (4K)|
|Supported Resolutions||3840x2160 30Hz (4K)
1920x1080 60Hz (1080p)
|Wide Screen Supported||Yes|
|Physical Characteristics||Weight of Product||13,0 g [0,5 oz]|
|Product Length||6,4 cm [2,5 in]|
|Product Width||2,1 cm [0,8 in]|
|Product Height||1,1 cm [0,4 in]|
|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)|
|What's in the Box||1 - Included in Package||DisplayPort to HDMI adapter|
Create Ultra HD connections between your High Speed HDMI®-equipped devices
Check that the device is not being used in reverse.
The display does not support the resolution set within Display Settings. Adjust the resolution to be the exact resolution and refresh rate recommended by the display manufacturer.
If a DisplayPort converter with audio is not passing sound from the source to the destination, complete the following:
To arrange extended displays on Windows 10, complete the following.
To arrange extended displays on macOS, complete the following.
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 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 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.
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.
Using the On-Screen Display menu for the display, enter the Menu system and go into “Picture Mode” then “Aspect ratio” and change from “16:9” to “Just scan” or “1:1 pixel mapping.” The wording may vary depending on the manufacturer of the display.
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