Solved High End Graphics Cards with mini--HDMI Tags: Graphics Cards Monitors HDMI Graphics Last response: September 29, 2011 11:27 AM in Graphics & Displays Share samuelspark a b U Graphics card September 29, 2011 10:36:29 AM Why do high end graphics cards have mini-HDMI and not HDMI? Will I need an adapter for my regular HDMI monitor? More about : high end graphics cards mini hdmi Best solution mactronix a c 130 U Graphics card a b C Monitor September 29, 2011 10:39:37 AM Share Yes this is a pain, shop around the different makes, Zotac/ MSI etc as some board partners do use a full size socket instead. Yes you do need an adapter but i would think/hope it would come with the card bundle. Mactronix samuelspark a b U Graphics card September 29, 2011 11:19:17 AM Best answer selected by samuelspark. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ukee1593 September 29, 2011 11:27:54 AM These cards simply don't have enough room on the backplate to have DVI ports, a cooling vent AND a full sized HDMI. To save space the manufacturers use mini-HDMI. Both my ASUS Geforce GTX560 Ti and my GIGABYTE Geforce GTX460 OC came with mini HDMI adaptors. So don't worry they are included in the package. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources New High End Comp - Sudden New Graphics Issues Forum High-End personal Workstation Guidance Forum Mid- high end Gaming rig Forum High-End Gaming Rig vs. "Mid"- End Gaming Rig Forum Mini-HDMI to DVI adapter? Forum Eyefinity: Two mid-range cards in x-fire, or single high-end card ? Forum Using PCI-E adapters with high end graphics cards Forum Need help choosing Graphics card for high end gaming Forum Mini-HDMI ? Forum Mini-HDMI issues with Gfx 460 and lcd screen Forum High-End Motion Graphics Workstation Round 2 Forum 2005 PC graphics vs modern high end console graphics Forum Will a high end graphics card decrease cpu usage ? Forum New $2000 High-end PC, need a build Forum Need a card By lt_dan_zsu, 1 hour ago: It looks like the 7850 is a little higher, but it's nothing... Forum Odd Graphics Card Memory Usage Forum [Solved] Graphics card Forum [Solved] PCI x 16 and PCI x 1, will they work with crossfited 6870s? Forum Black border around Dell Monitor with HD6770, help Forum Weird noise on boot up with 570gtx Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !