The MDP2VGAMM6B Mini DisplayPort to Active VGA Converter Cable (1.8m) allows your device (such as Macbook® or any Microsoft® Surface ™ Pro devices equipped with mDP) to connect directly to a VGA monitor or projector without the need for cables or additional adapters: a cost-effective solution for your Mini DisplayPort computer to work with a VGA monitor or projector.
This adapter cable supports Intel® Thunderbolt ™ when connected directly to a compatible DisplayPort I / O port via Thunderbolt. In addition, since the converter cable supports video resolutions up to 1920×1200, it is possible to convert a DisplayPort video source to VGA without deteriorating the video quality.
Allows the use of a VGA monitor as a secondary display, connected to a Mini DisplayPort output
Connecting a Mini DisplayPort Computer to a VGA Projector for Presentations or Meetings in a Boardroom or Auditorium
Connecting an existing VGA device (monitor, projector) to an output device with DisplayPort (desktop, laptop, Mac or Ultrabook)