How to convert DVI to HDMI or HDMI to DVI

Updated: 11/26/2018 by Computer Hope

An image of a DVI to HDMI adapter.As video technology progresses and changes, so do the connection types. With the increasing number of connection options (VGA, HDMI, DVI, DisplayPort, USB-C), the need for adapters increased. For example, if your monitor only has an HDMI input and your video card only supports DVI. In this case, you would need a DVI to HDMI adapter. These may be acquired from online retailers such as Amazon and Newegg.

Note: While HDMI can carry an audio signal, DVI cannot. So, if you're utilizing an adapter, you will not be able to transmit sound.