Neil C.

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ViewSonic VP2770-LED 27 inch Widescreen HD High Re&hellip by Viewsonic
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4.0 out of 5 stars MAC OWNERS BEWARE!!, 13 Feb 2014
I have just purchased one of these to use with my MacBook Pro while at my desk. However when I first plugged it in I was only achieving 1080p, rather than the optimised 2560x1440. This was the same either through HDMI or standard DVI. It turns out you need the additional Apple Dual-Link DVI adapter (NOT the standard MiniDisplayPort to DVI) to get the resolution up to speed on this unit (and probably others like it). This adapter plugs at the Mac end into the Mini DisplayPort (Thunderbolt on newer models) and one USB port. The USB is to provide the adapter with power, but it does give you an unpowered USB port to make up for it at the other end. You then attach the screen using the DVI… Read more

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