Category Archives: Display

Expand Your Screen Real Estate with Plugable’s New USB-C to HDMI and VGA Cables

As more USB-C and Thunderbolt 3 computers hit the market, we receive frequent questions about how to best connect these systems to monitors, TVs, and projectors. For owners of DisplayPort-enabled displays, a great option has been our best selling “Amazon’s Choice” Plugable USB-C to DisplayPort cable. Today we are pleased to announce the latest expansion […]

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Plugable Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt to HDMI 2.0 Active Adapter

Mini DisplayPort to HDMI 2.0 Supports 4K, 2K, and audio output Features Watch the Product Video Product Description Learn more The Plugable mDP-HDMI active adapter allows you to connect your Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt-enabled computer or tablet to virtually any HDMI display. As more and more system manufacturers such as Microsoft, Intel, and Apple include Mini DisplayPort […]

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Windows 10 Anniversary Update and Plugable Docking stations and USB Video adapters

Summary: Windows 10 Anniversary Update includes native support for DisplayLink technology and will automatically install the proper DisplayLink drivers for most users. If this process does not proceed as expected, drivers can be manually installed. Update 8/18/2016 – On a system with the Windows 10 Anniversary Update and a DisplayLink device, the ‘Duplicate’ or clone […]

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Add a DVI Port to Your USB-C or Thunderbolt™ 3 System

Today Plugable is launching our USB-C to DVI “Alt Mode” adapter, the most recent addition in our family of USB-C graphics adapter and peripherals. The new USBC-DVI adapter adds a DVI output port on compatible systems with USB Type C “DisplayPort Alternate Mode” or Thunderbolt™ 3 technology to connect to displays with a DVI input. […]

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Plugable USB 3.1 Type-C to DVI Adapter

Product Description The Plugable USBC-DVI adapter enables a full HD-capable DVI output from systems which support “DisplayPort Alternate Mode” (Alt Mode) via USB-C such as the Apple 12″ Retina MacBook 2015 / 2016, the Chromebook Pixel [2] 2015, and upcoming systems based on the Intel Skylake/Alpine Ridge platform. Alt Mode adapters allow you to add […]

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Plugable DisplayPort and Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt Passive Adapters

Watch the Product Video Features Our DisplayPort and Mini DisplayPort passive display adapters enable you to connect HDMI, DVI and VGA monitors, TVs, and projectors to your laptop, desktop, or tablet PC with a Dual-Mode (DP++) capable DisplayPort or Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt output. Passive adapters (also known as “level-shifters” or “Type 1” adapters) rely on the […]

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Plugable USB-C Docking Station with Power Delivery / Charging

Product Description Learn more Please see updated compatibility details regarding the Late 2016 MacBook Pro systems below. Winner of PCMag.com Editors’ Choice, the Plugable UD-CA1 dramatically increases the functionality, usability, and flexibility of supported USB-C systems like the 2015 & 2016 12″ Retina MacBooks and Dell XPS 13 & XPS 15 systems. Power up your […]

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Plugable USB 3.1 Type-C to HDMI 2.0 Adapter

Product Description The Plugable USBC-HDMI adapter enables an HDMI 2.0 output at resolutions up to 3840×2160@60Hz (4K/UHD) from systems which support “DisplayPort Alternate Mode” (Alt Mode) via USB-C such as the Apple 2017 and 2016 MacBook Pro with and without Touchbar, 12″ Retina MacBook 2015 / 2016, the Chromebook Pixel [2] 2015, Lenovo P50/P70, XPS […]

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USB Type-C to DispalyPort Adapter

Plugable’s New USB Type-C to DisplayPort Adapter Cable Has Arrived

The USB 3.1 “Type-C” standard has introduced several new features not present in previous generations of USB. One of these capabilities that’s most interesting is the ability to negotiate “Alternate Modes” which — if both sides of the connection support the same mode and agree — can dedicate some of the physical wires in the […]

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