Member Since: May 20, 2008
Mac Specs: 13" MB 2.4ghz, 2gig ram, OS 10.7.5
10-14-2009, 04:28 PM
Originally Posted by FLjohn
Is it possible to connect the new 24" to a Dual 2.5GHz PowerPC G5? I saw on the Apple site that it isn't compatible and the Mini DisplayPort to VGA adapter requires a computer with the port. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
It would seem that the new 24" LED display is primarily for laptops, or the newest desktops with a "mini display port".
Even this adapter does not look like it will work with a G5 (a male-female connector issue):
Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter - Apple Store (U.S.)
I know that this is off the topic...but do you really want to spend $899 on a 24" monitor...when you can get something similar (non-LED) for $200?
Just trying to help,
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