Thread: DVI to HDMI
03-10-2010, 02:29 AM #1DVI to HDMI
I was wondering what else I need to watch movies from my mac-book to TV.
I know I need to buy the DVI to HDMI cable, but I hear that DVI doesn't transfer sound. So what do you recommend?MSH
03-10-2010, 07:29 AM #2
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A sound cable.
(hint: it would go from your headphone jack to whatever the TV uses for sound input.)
03-10-2010, 07:57 AM #3
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There is not a single MacBook (non Pro) that has had a DVI port, so a DVI to HDMI cable still won't allow you to connect it to your TV without an adapter.
Depending on your model MacBook, you'll have either a mini-DVI or a mini displayport.
And in order for anyone to answer your question with the specific cabling you need for your setup, see the sticky at the top of this forum.
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