DisplayPort to DVI Dual Link Active Converter - USB Powered

Connect your DVI Dual Link display to a DisplayPort equipped computer for high resolution applications

Product ID: DP2DVID

  • Supports resolutions up to 2560x1600 with DVI Dual Link Displays
  • Supports 1920x1080 with Single-Link displays
  • Powered by a single USB 2.0 port
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  • Latching DisplayPort connector connector ensures a solid connection
  • Supported on any DVI-D display including televisions and Apple Cinema Display HD


The DP2DVID DisplayPort to DVI-D Dual-Link adapter lets you connect your DisplayPort video source (PC, Notebook, Macbook etc.) to a DVI-D display including televisions and Apple Cinema Display HD, eliminating the expense of having to upgrade to a DisplayPort capable monitor.

The device offers an active conversion which is powered by a single USB port and is able to handle full Dual-Link resolutions up to 2560x1600. Use it to mirror your display to another monitor or extend your desktop to increase your workspace.

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

Looking for a single link DVI adapter? Our DP2DVI can support a maximum resolution of 1920x1200.

The StarTech.com Advantage

  • Simple to use, small form factor converter makes DisplayPort backwards compatible with your DVI-D dual link display
  • Active DisplayPort converter for DisplayPort video cards not capable of outputting DVI signals


  • Ideal for digital entertainment centers, home offices, business conference rooms and trade show displays
  • Perfect for larger format screens that use high DVI resolutions with Dual-Link connectivity
  • Keep your existing DVI monitor to be used with your new DisplayPort device
  • Ideal for using your DVI monitor as a secondary display

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Adapter Style Adapters
Audio No
AV Input DisplayPort
AV Output DVI
Maximum Digital Resolutions 2560x1600
Wide Screen Supported Yes
Connector A 1 - DisplayPort (20 pin) Male
1 - USB Type-A (4 pin) USB 2.0 Male
Connector B 1 - DVI-D (19 pin) Female
Humidity 0~90% RH
Operating Temperature 0°C to 70°C (32°F to 158°F)
Physical Characteristics
Cable Length 0.6 in [1.5 cm]
Color Black
Enclosure Type Plastic
Product Height 0.9 in [2.3 cm]
Product Length 4.1 in [10.5 cm]
Product Width 2.1 in [54.6 mm]
Weight of Product 1.8 oz [50 g]
Packaging Information
Package Height 6.1 in [15.6 cm]
Package Length 7.4 in [18.8 cm]
Package Width 2.5 in [62.5 mm]
Shipping (Package) Weight 0.7 lb [0.3 kg]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - DisplayPort to DVI Adapter