Connecter 1: USB 3.0 A Male Gold Plated
Connecter 2: HDMI A Female
Cable: Triple Shielded
Cable Length: 15CM (include plug & socket two end)
Cable Color: Black
CableCreation USB 3.0 to HDMI Adapter is designed to connect an external monitor/ display to your USB 3.0 enabled Apple imac and Macbook,Ultrabook, Microsoft Surface, laptop or desktop.USB 3.0 super speed delivers best performance with HD display capability.
Frequently asked questions:
1. Does this adapter require drivers?
Yes, you need to install the DisplayLink driver with included CD or from CableCreation. Installation is simple and fast.
2. Why I could not install the drivers.
-For Windows laptop.
Make sure you have updated the BIOS and graphics driver to the latest. Please install the drivers with Administrator permission.
You can go to Apple Menu–>System Preferences–>Security & Privacy–>General–>select the lock in the lower left corner to allow apps downloaded from Anywere–>type into your computer’s username and password, then select “Unlock”, and then install the drivers.
3. Is the USB 3.0 port compatible with USB 2.0?
This adapter is backward compatible with USB 2.0. But it is strongly recommended to connect with a USB 3.0 port for optimal resolution and performance.
4. Why my TV does not have sound?
-If you are running macOS, please go to Apple icon–>System Preferences–>Sound–>Output, and then choose your corresponding device as your output.
-If you are running Windows, please go to lower right-bottom of your desktop, right click the audio icon–>Playback Devices–>Playback, and then choose your hdmi TV as the sound output.
5. Why my Apple USB SuperDrive could not work?
Since the adapter does not support HDCP function, so it would be normal that you could not see the image on your HDMI monitor when you are using the Apple USB SuperDrive.
6. Why is the video so laggy?
It’s most probably because you are playing a video beyond the capacity of your computer. Please do not play 4K videos, and selet 1080p format when you are watching an online video.
7. When I connect the adapter to a second external display, why does it not work?
It depends on your computer in terms of the amount of displays you can connect. For example, Macbook Air 2011 supports only 1 external display while Macbook Air 2015 supports 2. Please check your computer configuration before you decide to connect to multiple displays.
High Definition Video and Hi-Fi Audio
Supports resolution up to 2560*1440 and 1920*1080p.
Your computer needs to support 2560*1440 for this adapter to achieve 2k video. If not, this adapter supports 1080p only.
Note that please use your “Admin” account to download and install the drivers. If it’s your first time to install the driver, please remember to go to
Apple icon–>System Preferences–Security & Privacy–>General–>, remember to allow apps download from App Store and identified developers.
-Desktops, laptops, Ultrabooks and tablets with an available USB port (USB 3.0 recommended)
-Mac OS X v10.6 or later;Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP (32bit);ChromeOS.
Powerful DisplayLink Chipset
A good chipset ensures superior performance and long life of the adapter.
No External Power Adapter Required
This adapter is USB powered. You do not need to attach it to an external power source when connected to a desktop, laptop or ultrabook.
Easy to Store and Carry
-Housing LxWxH: 2.56×1.73×0.51 Inches.
-Enclosed CD for simple driver installation