These are the necessary conduits that link a computer with a display. Cables come in a variety of interfaces common today, including HDMI, DisplayPort, DVI, and VGA. Various adapters and splitters exist to convert or multiply one connection to another, but it is always beneficial to use a native connection if you can. It is generally recommended to not exceed cable lengths of 3m if you can help it. Scan recommends connecting a PC to a monitor via either HDMI or DisplayPort, and either is needed for a high-resolution 4K display to work at its highest refresh rate.
This section includes a wide range of audio/visual cables, ideal for those interested in production and other tasks that require more than what their PC or laptop can offer. The selection includes 3.5mm splitters, male-to-female DVI adapters and analogue to digital converter boxes.
- Xclio XCA1F2M 3.5mm Female to 2 Male Headphone Headset Microphone Y Splitter Audio Adapter Cable Black£1.99£5.48 NEXT DAY DELIVERY
DisplayPort is a recently-introduced video connection that's found on an increasing number of graphics cards and monitors - and occasionally on laptops, too. Our adapters cater for full-size and mini DisplayPort connections as well as adapters to convert DisplayPort to HDMI, DVI, VGA and other types of video signal.
- 15cm Xclio Display Port Male - HDMI Female Cable Adaptor Black£4.99£5.48 NEXT DAY DELIVERY
- Club 3D CAC-1080 DisplayPort 1.4 to HDMI2.0, Active Adapter, DP (Male) to HDMI (A) Female, 4K60Hz UHD, HDCP, Black£23.99£5.48 NEXT DAY DELIVERY
A digital cable for audio/video connectivity. Primarily used between a computer and monitor/displays. Display Port is always male on the cable and female on the device. Note however there are two types of Display Port plug, standard and mini. Always check the socket on your device to confirm.
- 2M Xclio DisplayPort Cable (Male) to HDMI (Male), 1080p Resolution, Black£6.98£5.48 NEXT DAY DELIVERY
HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a compact audio/video interface for transmitting encrypted uncompressed digital data. Whether it be a Blu-ray player, games console or pc, HDMI cables can support over 2 Billion devices worldwide, allowing you to watch HD movies at home, with high fidelity sound.