The DisplayPort to DVI adapter from StarTech.com, DP2DVIADAP allows you to connect a DVI-D display to a DisplayPort video source (eg DisplayPort video cards, etc.), avoiding the expense of having to upgrade to a DisplayPort screen and providing a seamless connection to any DisplayPort video card/signal source.
The DVI / DisplayPort adapter supports resolutions up to 1920×1200 allowing the user to take full advantage of a single DVI link.
The DP2DVIADAP is a passive adapter cable that requires a DP ++ port (DisplayPort ++), which means that DVI and HDMI signals can also be transferred through the port.
Perfect for screens of digital entertainment centers, home offices, conference rooms, fairs, and exhibitions
It allows you to keep your older DVI monitor and use it with your new DisplayPort device
Ideal for using your DVI monitor as a secondary display.