Dell SE198WFP / VGA or DVI

Discussion in 'Mac Accessories' started by jshelton, Jan 16, 2009.

  1. jshelton macrumors 6502a

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    I don't game, edit photos, or anything that would require a nice monitor. I basically just need more screen space. I found this Dell 19" widescreen LCD at Dell.com for $119! I couldn't pass that up. It ended up being $129 shipped.

    I will be using this monitor along with my Macbook. Do I need mini DVI to VGA, or mini DVI to DVI-D?
     
  2. Cliff3 macrumors 65816

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    You want a mini-DVI to DVI-D cable. VGA is an analog standard while DVI is digital. You'll get better output on your display by keeping things digital.
     
  3. jshelton thread starter macrumors 6502a

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    Thanks a lot! I figured digital was the clear choice but I wanted to check with the experts before I bought the cable.
     

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