How to hook Xbox 360 to a ViewSonic monitor. Tags: Handheld Gaming Viewsonic Xbox 360 Video Games Last response: May 9, 2012 6:28 PM in Video Games Share sherryheart December 29, 2011 9:18:56 PM Hello, ViewSonic has DVI imput and Xbox 360 has HDMI output. Do I need a converter and will this cover the sound? Meaning do I need additional cable for sound? More about : hook xbox 360 viewsonic monitor AntiZig December 29, 2011 11:37:21 PM dvi doesn't have sound, so you'll need to get a converter that splits HDMI to DVI and audio aadamjohnsons May 9, 2012 7:01:59 AM Yes you need converter that converts HDMI to DVI audio to Enable sound in it. There are converter available which lets you to convert HDMI to DVI which you can easily find in local Electronic or General stores. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Tibbs01 May 9, 2012 6:28:27 PM Your other option is just to use a standard DVI to HDMI cable and the optical output on the back of your Xbox (assuming whatever source you are using for sound allows for an optical input). Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forumusing monitor to hook up game systems? ForumUsing monitor for both my computer and my xbox 360 ForumWhat would be the best 27" 1080p Monitor for Xbox360 ? ForumHook up XBOX 360 to Monitor , NO HDMI PORT ON XBOX ForumHow to ask for help ForumHow do i play xbox 360 on my cpu monitor ? ForumBest Way to Hook Xbox 360 to a Monitor ? ForumHow to Play XBOX 360 on Computer ForumHow do I hook up my xbox 360 to my hannspree HDMI tv? ForumNo sound, xbox 360 on monitor Forum|FS| NFS:PS ( Xbox360 ) / 19" Viewsonic CRT / Mice ForumXbox 360 Elite on a 30inch Dell 3007wfp Monitor ForumHelp connecting xbox 360 to DVI monitor ForumBenq Samsung or HP for PS3/ Xbox 360 ? ForumMonitor for PC and Xbox 360 ? ForumCrysis 3 lag ForumHow do i get my mouse on the game sims 2 or 3 to work ForumConnecting HD PVR & ASUS Monitor to Xbox 360 (slim version) ForumDo most people like ps3 or xbox 360 ForumI have hooked a HDMI cable from my 360 to a hd lcd tv and the picture is great b More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !