Connect a DVI monitor to a PC or MAC equipped with Mini DisplayPort.
The StarTech.com Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter Cable, MDP2DVI offers an efficient and economical DVI / Mini DisplayPort connection, allowing the user to connect the monitor of a DVI computer to a device equipped with Mini DisplayPort output, avoiding the expense of having to upgrade the monitor for compatibility issues. The Mini DisplayPort Adapter is the perfect accessory for any of your MacBook® or Microsoft® Surface ™ Pro devices with Mini DisplayPort.
The MDP2DVI 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 Mini DisplayPort device
Ideal for using your DVI monitor as a secondary display.