The VGA cable is one of the most common, so it’s worth getting familiar with what it does, and how to use it correctly.
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Video Graphics Array (VGA). A full form of VGA cable is visual-graphics array cable. This cable was initially developed by IBM in 1987
VGA used to transfer video signals between computers, monitors, video output devices and video input devices. Today's digital televisions usually come with two types of ports - HDMI port or DVI port.
For many years prior to 2007, standard computer monitors were most commonly connected using what’s known as an analog signal cable.
A VGA cable transfers video information to your display screen. The cable may be connected to your display or your computer.
When it comes to getting quality video onto your TV, you can’t beat a VGA cable. They’re easy to set up and offer amazing quality at an affordable price.
A VGA cable is necessary if you have an old computer monitor. They are relatively inexpensive and they can be purchased at most electronic retailers.
The main downside to using these cables is that they cannot display at high resolutions, such as 4K or 5K. As higher resolution screens. You will need to use HDMI connections instead.
Another downside to using VGA cables is that they can't transfer audio signals, which means users must rely on their computer's speakers (or headphones) for sound output.
If you're buying a new PC with an integrated graphics card and you'll be connecting it to an external monitor via HDMI or DVI, you don't need to worry about getting an adapter cable.
However, if you're going to be hooking up older hardware like projectors that only have VGA ports available, there are definitely some options out there for you.
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