For $18 you can output your Video and Audio via HDMI to your TV or Monitor with the Griffin Connect from Amazon and other retailers. This must-have accessory for your MacBook Pro utilizes the Mini display port and is “damn easy” to setup. I am going to tell you all about it in this article as well as a very detailed HD video that shows you EVERYTHING this awesome and affordable cable can do.
This recommended and fair priced hardware accessory will show ANYTHING on your screen. That means photos, websites, Hulu, Netflix, iTunes, home Videos etc ! At the end of the article, we show a video with a full demonstration of this awesome MacBook accessory! Even if you don’t think you need this, you should order it or pick it up from your local store. For $18 it’s an awesome feature add for your expensive yuppy MacBook Pro, just like mine ! ALERT–> This product costs $30 at the Apple Store.. Check it yourself :)
Read many other raving reviews ( avg 4.5 on Amazon) and Buy it right now here–> Griffin Technology GC17096 Mini DisplayPort to HDMI or DVI Video Display Converter
- Plug in the cable to your MacBook Pro’s Mini Display Port
- Plug an HDMI cable into the female business on the Griffin Converter and the other end into your TV or Monitor
- On your MacBook, go to settings: Display / and decide whether you want to Copy ( mirror ) your desktop or “Extend” it your call no wrong answer.
- On your MacBook, go to settings: SOUNDS / OUTPUT and select the HDMI TV that is now visible after plugging it in.
** Remember, if you only have DVI, you only get a VIDEO signal, so you’ll need to run additional cables or connect with bluetooth for audio. HDMI, however carries both signals **
Here is a detailed video demonstration showing you EVERYTHING that you could ever want this must-have MacBook Pro accessory to do !
Read many other great reviews and Buy it right now: Griffin Technology GC17096 Mini DisplayPort to HDMI or DVI Video Display Converter
** Massive thanks goes to T-Spade for providing ALL the great music for this product demonstration for YOU ! **
If you are coming here and also own an iPad or iPad 2, I HIGHLY recommend the Arkon Folding Stand for iPad which we reviewed already, it is a massively popular topic on our site! Read our Review for yourself ! ( $13 )
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