Mac Mini to HDMI or VGA on LCD TV
January 23, 2005 2:58PM
Current Mac Hardware
edited January 2014
I just bought a Philips LCD TV and am going to attach my Mac Mini to it. The TV has both VGA input and HDMI input. I can conntec the Mac Mini to either input on the TV... Which one would give me the best quality?
Reply 1 of 4
January 23, 2005 3:09PM
HDMI would have the best quality, but your Mac doesn't support it. Some HDMI ports are reverse-compatible with DVI so check your manual. If not, use VGA.
Reply 2 of 4
January 23, 2005 3:16PM
Look into a HDMI-to-DVI adaptor first, it will give you the better quality than the VGA. I
all should be hunky-dory.
Reply 3 of 4
January 23, 2005 4:01PM
Yeah I was going to get the DVI to HDMI adapter. Is the quality going to be a LOT better then VGA? Will anyone notice and say "Wow that's good quality"?
Reply 4 of 4
January 23, 2005 5:25PM
Nope, I doubt you'd even notice the difference between VGA and DVI. I can't tell the difference on my 18" LCD.