A Uni-Directional 1.8m HDMI (Male) to DisplayPort 1.2 (Male) converter cable. Converts from a HDMI source device to a DisplayPort screen. USB Powered and compatible with all resolutions up to 4K @ 30Hz and 1080p @ 120Hz! Designed for PC and Mac computers and ideal for enabling DisplayPort connectivity to PCs without DP output. This cable derives the power it needs to operate from the HDMI port, hence no additional USB power is requried!
For years it's been a simple matter to go from DP to HDMI because the DisplayPort standard natively supports the HDMI standard - but the other way? What a nightmare! That was until now, when this amazing active HDMI to DisplayPort converter arrived. It gives you reliable, high-resolution signal converting from HDMI v1.3 and v1.4 hardware to DisplayPort v1.2, with video support up to 1080p Full HD and 7.1 channel surround sound up to 192KHz.
As an active (powered) device, with an improved chipset and low-power design, which fetches enough power from the HDMI port to operacte without requiring additional USB power! So you just get an end-to-end HDMI to DP cable connection!
Please note: We have not yet tested this product for content protection compatibility with AppleTV, Foxtel, Austar or other PayTV services and cannot guarantee this functionality
Supported HDMI Input Resolutions
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Hardware note: This converter relies on the capabilities of the attached hardware to provide feature support. To use Audio, Deep Colour, or 3D features, your source device must support them also over HDMI.
iMac note: iMac computers have a limited input resolution of 720p. Full HD or 1440p iMac computers will be limited to 720p.