mini display port in XPS 12

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mini display port in XPS 12

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Is the mini display port that comes standard on the XPS 12 convertible proprietary or can I buy any generic mni display to VGA adapter to connect to my VGA external display?

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  • Hi shancock60,

    Your system has a mini display port on the right side. Below is the picture:

     

    Chassis Right View
    1 Right Speaker — Onboard audio output.
    2 Battery Charge Gauge — Indicates battery charge level.
    3 Battery Gauge Button — Press to display the battery charge level.
    4 USB 3.0 port with PowerShare and Windows Debug— Used to connect external SATA hard drives or USB devices.
    5

    USB 3.0 port — Used to connect USB devices, such as flash memory, a mouse, keyboard or printer.

    6 Mini-DisplayPort — Used to connect DisplayPort devices.
    7 AC adapter connector — Used to connect an AC adapter to the laptop.

    Please reply for any further questions.

    Thanks and Regards,
    Vikram M
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  • Is the mini display port that comes standard on the XPS 12 convertible proprietary or can I buy any generic mni display to VGA adapter to connect to my VGA external display?

  • It is not proprietary, no.