Kanex SnapX Lets You Connect Two Macs to One Cinema Display

Got an Apple Cinema display and a couple of Macs lying around? Want them to all work together? No problem, Kanex's latest accessory, the SnapX two-port switcher has got you covered. » 8/03/11 7:24pm 8/03/11 7:24pm

Zillions Of Mini DisplayPort-to-HDMI Cables To Be Recalled

Uh oh—it appears that Mini DisplayPort-to-HDMI cables are unlicensed, so manufacturers have been selling illegal cables this whole time. This doesn't bode well for Apple, but also for Toshiba, Dell and HP, who all use the port. » 7/08/11 6:20am 7/08/11 6:20am

Kanex Has Their Own Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI Adapter

Apple's own Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI Adapter—the one you use to connect a Mini DisplayPort to a 30-inch display—has problems. These problems were never fixed with a software update, unfortunately. But Kanex thinks they can do better. » 8/10/10 9:20pm 8/10/10 9:20pm

Belkin AV360 Pipes HDMI Into Mini DisplayPorts

If you have a PS3/Xbox that you'd like to play on a 27-inch iMac, the Mini DisplayPort can make things difficult. We've seen HDMI to MDP converters, but rather than settling for some OEM model, Belkin's now offering one, too. » 6/23/10 11:36am 6/23/10 11:36am

Mac Mini Refresh Rumors Heat Up Again

A HDMI port has been rumored to be replacing the DVI port on the Mac Mini for some time now, but AppleInsider is reporting they've heard from four different sources claiming recent shortages are getting closer to a release date. » 6/04/10 5:59am 6/04/10 5:59am

New MacBooks Support Both Audio and Video Output via Mini DisplayPort

Here's some good news: the newly-updated MacBooks can now send both video and audio out via Mini DisplayPort, which is good news for people who hook their laptops up to a TV via HDMI. This is something that the current crop of MacBook Pros and iMacs can already do, so it's all about bringing the cheapest member of the… » 5/18/10 6:01pm 5/18/10 6:01pm

Rumor: Apple Finally Sees the HDMI Light

After years of Mini DVI and Mini DisplayPort, will Apple really give us HDMI? A bucketful of rumors from AppleInisider say HDMI is replacing DVI in the next Mac minis, and reveals a long lost audio/video Mini DisplayPort adapter. » 3/01/10 2:30pm 3/01/10 2:30pm

Kanex HDMI to Mini DisplayPort Adapter Box For the 27-inch iMac

The dream of putting HDMI content (Blu-ray player, Xbox 360, PS3 or even another computer) into a 27-inch iMac has FINALLY come true. Kanex, who have done MDP to HDMI adapters, now goes the other way with the upcoming accessory. » 2/11/10 6:09pm 2/11/10 6:09pm

Remainders - Things We Didn't Post (and Why)

Apple Stomps Over Nokia to Become Most Profitable Phone-Maker in US...Windows Mobile 7 Is on Track for an Early 2010 Release to OEMs...Bing Videos Aggregates Hulu, YouTube, ABC and More...Non-Apple Companies to Support Mini DisplayPort Soon... » 11/10/09 11:50pm 11/10/09 11:50pm

VESA Officially Adopts Apple's Mini DisplayPort

It was bound to happen: Apple's Mini DisplayPort is now officially part of the Video Electronics Standards Association's DisplayPort 1.1a standard. [VESA] » 11/10/09 2:38pm 11/10/09 2:38pm

Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Adapter (With Digital Audio) Review

It's the digital audio version of the Kanex Mini DisplayPort Adapter we reviewed before, which takes your digital audio and Mini DisplayPort video and mixes it into one HDMI signal for your TV. » 10/13/09 2:20pm 10/13/09 2:20pm

Now Available

Mini DisplayPort to DVI, that's easy. But what if you need to go the opposite way? You long to connect your DVI graphics card to that alluring Cinema Display's Mini DisplayPort input. "Impossible!" you cry. It was. Until now. » 10/02/09 5:59pm 10/02/09 5:59pm

The Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Adapter Now Has Digital Audio

The USB audio version of the Mini DisplayPort to HDMI adapter hasn't shipped yet, but Kanex just came out with an even more updated version of it with digital audio. » 10/01/09 11:40am 10/01/09 11:40am

Kanex Mini DisplayPort Adapter With Audio Review: Someone Finally Gets…

The Kanex Mini DisplayPort and USB audio to HDMI adapter, which one-ups the previous Monoprice adapter because there's audio. » 7/29/09 5:00pm 7/29/09 5:00pm

MacBook Users Rejoice: The Kanex Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Adapter…

Frustratingly, Mini DisplayPort doesn't include audio, so to get sound when outputting to an HDTV using HDMI, you'd need to use yet another cable. This adapter uses USB for audio, so you get the full A/V with just one cable. » 7/09/09 10:00pm 7/09/09 10:00pm

Apple's Latest MacBooks Still Have Mini DisplayPort Dual-Link DVI…

Remember those distortion issues people (like me) were having with the unibody MacBook Pros while using the Mini DisplayPort Dual-Link DVI adapter? We can confirm that they're still there in the new machines. » 6/23/09 5:20pm 6/23/09 5:20pm

Monoprice Mini DisplayPort-to-HDMI Adapter Hands-On: HD iTunes Now…

Monoprice sent us their $14 Mini DisplayPort-to-HDMI adapter, and we tested it with some protected content to see if it solved one of the new MacBook's biggest monitor compatibility problems. Sure enough, it did. » 3/27/09 3:50pm 3/27/09 3:50pm

The Flood of Mini DisplayPort-to-HDMI Adapters for Macs Begins With…

Apple's free licensing of the Mini DisplayPort spec is finally bearing fruit: Besides Monoprice's MDP-to-HDMI adapter, Apogee informs that their own is now finished, will be coming soon to a "major reseller." » 3/23/09 2:59pm 3/23/09 2:59pm

Apple Quietly Discontinues 20" Cinema Display, Theories Abound

Retailers trying to replenish their stock of Apple's only normal-sized display are now being told something to the effect of "NO, JESUS CHRIST, NO MORE 20" DISPLAYS, OK?" This, of course, created rumors. » 2/20/09 6:15am 2/20/09 6:15am

Mini DisplayPort to HDMI Adapter Coming Soon for $14

If you've given up on Apple ever releasing a Mini DisplayPort to HDMI adapter, take comfort in Monoprice, who announced that their adapter will cost $14.25 starting March 15th. [Monoprice via OhGizmo!] » 2/10/09 10:34am 2/10/09 10:34am