This USB C to VGA Adapter enables you to connect a USB C computer or phone to a VGA-equipped display, monitor, projector. From small screen to large screen, it’s a good choice to share ideas with your partners or enjoy a better visual feast with your family.
Enjoy your 1080P@60HZ Resolution:
If the resolution of your laptop is higher than the external monitor.
For windows: Windows Menu--> Setting--> Display--> Advanced Display Settings, set your laptop's resolution same as or lower the resolution of external monitor.
For MacOS: Left-upper Apple icon-->System Preferences-->Displays-->Mirror displays. Then your VGA monitor would mirror your Mac. However here you have two choices. One is "Optimize For" your built-in Retina Display, the other is "Optimize For" your VGA monitor. You can choose which one you like.
LAPTOPS & TABLETS & PHONES (INCOMPLETE)
* iPad Pro 2020/ 2018 ,
* iMac (Mid 2017) and newer / iMac Pro,
* Mac Mini (Late 2018) and newer,
* MacBook (Early 2015) and newer,
* MacBook Air (Late 2018) and newer,
* New Chromebook Pixel/Pixelbook 2-in-1/Pixel Slate 2-in-1,
* Chromebook Pixel (2015),
* Dell XPS 15 / 13 / 12,
* EliteBook Folio G1/HP Spectre 13 laptop,
* HP Spectre x360 2-in-1,
* Thinkpad E580 / T470 / T480 / X1 Carbon (2017) ,
* Thinkpad A485/ A285/ E485/ E585/ Yoga 900/ 910/ 920,
* Microsoft Surface Book 2/surface go,
* Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+ Note9,
* Samsung Galaxy S10 / S10e / S10+/Note 10 and Tab S4,
* LG G5/ G7/ G7+/ Q8/ V20/ V30/V30+,
* V35/ V35+/ V40/ Exodus 1
* HTC 10 / HTC U Ultra / U11+ / HTC U12+
* OnePlus 7T OnePlus 7T Pro/8 pro
And more USB-C cellphone/ laptop/ tablet that support DP Alt Mode or Thunderbolt 3...
I have a laptop / smartphone with USB C female port, is this cable compatible with it? Looks has the same interface though.
Not all the USB C laptop / smartphone is Compatible with this cable. This cable require laptop /desktop /tablet / smartphone must support DP ALT mode(display output) or Thunderbolt 3. We listing some Popular device models on up area of Q&A
Can I use this cable to enable my macbook pro to TV?
Yes, It is prefect compatible with macbook Pro.You can use it to enable your laptop/ smartphone to TV / monitors / projector. Please make sure chosen “VGA” as input source when you use for TV/ Projector.
How do I switch mirror mode to extend mode?
For macOs system: please go to Top left corner Apple icon-->System Preferences-->Displays-->Mirror or Extend Displays;
For Windows system: Please press Windows key + P combination command-->choose Duplicate or Extend.
Why do I can not get sound when use this cable? Is it plug and play cable?
Yes, this is a plug and play cable. Sometimes the device's audio settings do not allow the an external device as a sound output preference. In this case, you can chosen manual setting to get audio output.
--For MacOS, Please go to Apple icon-->System Preferences-->Sound-->Output, choose your TV as the sound output.
--For Windows 10, please click right bottom of your sound icon-->choose your TV as the sound output.
--For Sony TV, if you are running MacOS, you probably need to go to Launchpad-->Other-->Audio MIDI Setup-->DisplayPort-->Output-->Please choose 2 ch 16-bit integer.
The cable is stop work when my laptop / smartphone go to sleep mode, is it normal?
Yes this is This is a normal phenomenon. This cable is only design to transfer video signal, it is not allow to awake your host devise’s screen. Please keep the screen awake during use.
I checked the tech specs of my Windows laptop and it is Compatible, all the setting is correct, the cable still not work. Is there any thing I need do?
Please unplugged this cable , update the BIOS and graphic card driver from laptop official website, restart your laptop and wait about 4 minutes then re-plug it to try again.
Is the USB C to VGA Adapter for monitor bidirectional? In other words, if my computer has a VGA output, can I use it to drive a monitor with a USB C input?
No, the USB C to VGA adapter is not bi-directional. The USB C port of the adapter can be only connected to host devices supporting DisplayPort Alt Mode / thunderbolt 3 like laptop, cellphone. It can't be connected to input devices like display, TV.
had a large nice older monitor, this let me hook right up to my laptop
Works great with 2020 macbook pro to 2012 monitor.