What cables am I going to need to plug in an LG monitor to my Macbook Pro?
I have the newer MacBook Pro 13in. and I Ordered a 22 in LG monitor for it, I'm not sure which cables I need to plug it in and have the best results.
this is the monitor i ordered: http://www.amazon.com/LG-W2253TQ-PF-22-Inch-Widesc...
I know that I need a Mini DisplayPort adapter, but I don't know which one VGA or DVI, and do I need any other cables?
- ArtherLv 510 years agoFavorite Answer
That Monitor only has a DVI connection so this is the cable you need:
I would look for a Monitor with a HDMI port and get this:
- aviatingamateurLv 710 years ago
According to LG's specifications, that monitor you linked to has a DVI port: http://www.lg.com/au/it-products/monitors/LG-wide-...
To use that monitor with your Macbook Pro, you want to get the miniDisplayPort-to-DVI adapter and a standard DVI monitor cable.
Hope this helps.
- fleurizardLv 43 years ago
you would be waiting to hook of the computer screen purely get the vga/dvi cable from apple its a converter cable its like 20 dollars confident you ought to use it as a regularly occurring pass on settings and demonstrate's manage then gain this as you prefer
- Anonymous10 years ago
I would guess it to be DVI. VGA is more or less phased out these days.