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Monitor Connection Question
Jan 19, 2013, 8:45 PM
I just bought a monitor to go with my recent pc build. It supports full HD resolution, and has a VGA and DVI-D Connection.
I havent been able to try it out yet, but I have a question.
The monitor only came with a VGA cable. I know one option will be to buy a DVI-D cable.
However, I was wondering if a DVI to VGA adapter will work as well.
My current setup is a GTX 660 with a VGA adapter(in the DVI-I slot) running to my old non-HD monitor.
So my question is: If I hook up my new HD monitor in the same fashion(DVI to VGA), will I be able to run my new monitor in HD?
Jan 19, 2013
monitor connection question
Jan 19, 2013, 8:54 PM
I would go with DVI. Its all digital, so it gives a better picture. Cables are cheap too if you get them online. I have connected my monitors with VGA at 1080p in a pinch and it worked fine.
Jan 19, 2013, 8:59 PM
yeah ok thats mainly what i was getting at...if it would work for now until I do get a DVI cable.
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