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Mini DisplayPort 1.2 to VGA Adapter Converter – Mini DP to VGA – 1920x1200

Connect a Mini DisplayPort 1.2-equipped PC or Mac® to a VGA Monitor or Projector

Product ID: MDP2VGA2

  • Supports display resolutions up to 1920x1200/1080p
  • Compatible with Intel® Thunderbolt™ devices that are capable of outputting a DisplayPort signal
  • Plug-and-play installation
  • DisplayPort 1.2 Compliant
26,99 € EUR exc VAT
26,99 € EUR inc VAT
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Overview

The MDP2VGA2 Mini DisplayPort to VGA converter enables you to connect your Mini DisplayPort video source (Laptop, Macbook®, Ultrabook etc.) to a VGA monitor or projector, saving the expense of upgrading to a Mini DisplayPort compatible display. The mDP adapter is the perfect accessory for your Microsoft Surface™ Pro 4, Surface Pro 3, Surface 3, Surface Pro 2 or Surface Book.

With a small foot print and no external power adapter this mDP to VGA adapter ensures maximum portability making it an ideal laptop accessory.

Compatible with Intel® Thunderbolt™, when connected directly to a supporting DisplayPort over Thunderbolt™ I/O port, the adapter supports resolutions up to 1920x1200 (WUXGA).

The MDP2VGA2 is backed by a 2-year StarTech.com warranty and free lifetime technical support.

The StarTech.com Advantage

  • Save upgrade costs by connecting your Mini DisplayPort computer to a VGA monitor or Projector
  • Maximum portability, with small foot print, and no external power adapter

Applications

Use with single-mode Mini DisplayPort video outputs that are not capable of outputting multimode DP++ signals, such as ATI® Eyefinity video cards

Ideal for using your VGA monitor as a secondary display

Connect your VGA display device (monitor, projector) directly to a Mini DisplayPort 1.2 output device

Works to output VGA video from your Surface Pro 4, Surface Pro 3, Surface 3 or Surface Pro 2

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Active or Passive Adapter Active
Adapter Style Adapters
Audio No
Chipset ID Analogix - ANX9833
Converter Type Format Converter
Performance
Maximum Analog Resolutions 1920x1200 / 1080p (output)
Maximum Digital Resolutions 1920x1200 / 1080p (input)
Wide Screen Supported Yes
Connector(s)
Connector A 1 - Mini-DisplayPort (20 pin) Male
Connector B 1 - VGA (15 pin, High Density D-Sub) Female
Environmental
Humidity 10%-85%RH
Operating Temperature 0°C to 70°C (32°F to 158°F)
Storage Temperature -10°C to 80°C (14°F to 176°F)
Physical Characteristics
Cable Length 180 mm [7.1 in]
Color Black
Product Height 8 mm [0.3 in]
Product Length 220 mm [8.7 in]
Product Weight 25 g [0.9 oz]
Product Width 35 mm [1.4 in]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 0 kg [0.1 lb]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - Mini DisplayPort 1.2 to VGA Adapter

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Product Support

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.

The DisplayPort to VGA adapter only converts from DisplayPort to VGA, which means that the DisplayPort connection must be the source and the VGA connection must be the destination.

Note: DisplayPort to VGA adapters are active, and can be used with any version of DisplayPort.

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.