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 ATI Eyefinity Technology Display Connectivity

Last Updates: 1/7/2010
Article Number: GPU-50b

ATI Eyefinity Technology is closely aligned with AMD’s implementation of DisplayPort providing the flexibility and upgradability that modern user’s demand.  Up to two DVI, HDMI, or VGA display outputs can be combined with DisplayPort outputs for a total of up to six monitors, depending on the graphics card configuration and the operating system. Wider display connectivity is possible by using display output adapters that support active translation from DisplayPort to DVI or VGA.  Click here for more information on DisplayPort adapters.

Example configuration options based on a graphics card with four display outputs: 

 

Monitor Configurations DVI Connector DVI Connector DP Connector HDMI Connector

Monitor Configuration #1
DVI-DVI-DP

Native Native Native Disabled
Monitor Configuration #2
DVI-DVI-DVI
Native Native Active DP to
DVI Adapter
Disabled
Monitor Configuration #3
DVI-HDMI-DP
Native Disabled Native Native
Monitor Configuration #4
DVI-VGA-DP
Native DVI to VGA
Adapter
Native  Disabled
Monitor Configuration #5
VGA-VGA-VGA
DVI to VGA
Adapter
DVI to VGA
Adapter
Active DP to
VGA Adapter
Disabled
Monitor Configuration #6
DVI-VGA-HDMI
Native Disabled Active DP to
VGA Adapter
Native

 


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