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KVM switch for Cinema 4k?

I found something! After looking for a few months, I came across this press release for the Aten 2-Port USB DisplayPort KVM Switch that specifically mentions support for displayport resolutions up to ...
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DisplayPort to HDMI adapter + HDMI EDID pass-through emulator, suitable for my 2160p (4k) display?

Thanks for this BTW. I had a similar situation: DisplayPort ports on computers, DisplayPort switch, DisplayPort monitor. And of course, the windows jumping around every time I switched the monitor. I ...
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DisplayPort to HDMI adapter + HDMI EDID pass-through emulator, suitable for my 2160p (4k) display?

Chaining worked, but I had to check with the manufacturer for model numbers and to confirm it would work. Their tech team kindly tested it for me, to check that the HDMI EDID adapter would work behind ...
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KVM with four ports to support 4k Resolution

I waited for the price of these KVMs to fall (and managed without a KVM for a bit), eventually purchasing one of these TESMart KVMs on sale for approximately $90 in 2019 - a massive reduction in price ...
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KVM with four ports to support 4k Resolution

The ATEN CS1924 fits your requirements: 4-port DisplayPort KVMP Switch with USB 3.1 Gen1 hub and 2.1 surround sound audio Superior video quality – 4K UHD (3840 x 2160 @ 60 Hz) and 4K DCI (4096 x 2160 ...
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Can I connect a 4k (3840 x 2160) laptop to a 2560 x 1440 monitor?

It is true, DP is a little better (e.g., it supports a higher refresh rate); however, regardless of which one you end up going with, the differences between DisplayPort and HDMI are not very major. ...
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GPU in new CAD workstation

For a work environment I would recommend nvidia quadro. Not the p600 or p620 those are likely to be too small and under perform although they would work and be the cheapest option. The previous ...
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MiniDIsplay Port to USB-C with Power?

I finally got it working. While the Wacom Link Plus suggested by @user13807 was a great help, by itself wasn't enough. You will need to: Use a WACON Link Plus dongle Buy an additional USB 3.0 to USB-...
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4K KVM desktop switch with DisplayPort

Take a look at the ATEN CS1922/1924. Also there are "m" models that have integrated MST hubs that split the video into a DP 1.2 port and an HDMI port.
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Docking station with 3 Display Ports for Linux

I can confirm Dell D3100 works well with 3 displays (also other features of docking station works well). But note all displays work with max 1920 (I had to connect my 29" display directly to laptop ...
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Docking station with 3 Display Ports for Linux

StarTech makes a Docking Station with three Displayport connections: Model: USB3DOCKH2DP
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Independent Portable 4K Capture Device that Records a 4K 60fps to SD or MicroSD

The Elgato 4K60S+ seems to check all of your boxes: 4K resolution @ 60fps Portable and Standalone Perfect Pass-Through SD Card slot It also has HDR10 capabilities. https://www.elgato.com/en/gaming/...
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ASUS UX433FN how to have multiple HDMI displays?

I'm not really familiar with why this is and what specifically is lacking, but in the official spec sheet, this is a difference between the two. The UX430UQ lists: 1 x Type-C™ USB 3.1 Gen 1 with ...
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Connecting 2 monitors to my lap top, best options

I don't think you have to use splitters. You can use a Mini DP to DP adapter to connect one monitor, and connect the other one over HDMI. On the one connected over DP, you should be able to get 144hz, ...
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Is there an adapter to remove locking latches on DisplayPort male connector?

I have found the item on AliExpress called "Converter DisplayPort Male to Female". It is for some reason hard to find in search, even when I know the item is in stock, try with the following ...
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Any USB-C only switch in existence?

https://sabrent.com/products/sb-tb4k Two devices upstream Three USB4 ports downstream It won't get any better any time soon.
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Do Displayport versions apply to cables?

Linus Tech Tips once did an experiment with HDMI cables, trying to run HDMI 2.1 over HDMI 2.0 cables. Most of them didn't succeed, so it would be better getting a cable that supports the specs. Back ...
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$100-$200 monitor with displayport daisy chaining

I have a Dell U2417H that supports DP daisy chaining. You can find used monitors on eBay for ~$120. Besides supporting DP daisy changing it is a very good monitor. The picture quality is great and ...
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Cable Recommendation, Games Stuck at 30 FPS on External Monitor ! Needs Advice

There are several Options. For one, the monitor you mention in the coments seems to be a 1440p monitor. This means that a game takes more power to run. Along with the limited amount of ram it's very ...
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3-Monitor/3 Comptuter Complex Setup Help

If you search for "KVM Switch" on Amazon, that will get you part of the way to your end goal. The one I use only allows 2 input computers to go to 2 monitors. For some reason they do not ...
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USBc 2.0 vs USBc 3.x alternate mode

AFAIK, USB type C needs to be used in displayport or thunderbolt mode to sopport external displays (HDMI, VGA, DP, doesnt matter). USB 3.x wont be able to run a display except if it also supports ...
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Cable recommendation for HDMI display

Get a passive Mini DisplayPort to HDMI cable, like this one As SiXandSeven8ths mentioned, DisplayPort++ (also known as Dual Mode) is a technology that allows DisplayPort to put out another signal for ...
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Longest certified DisplayPort cable that supports AMD FreeSync

TL;DR: Active cables, choose a length. Normal DisplayPort (passive) cables cap out at 3 meters. These cables are basically just bundles of copper with connectors at each end. However, you can get ...
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DVI to DisplayPort, at 1080p@144hz

While there are DisplayPort to DVI-D Dual Link dongles, they appear to be quite expensive and require USB Power to function correctly. This dongle from StarTech should support a DisplayPort input and ...
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