DVI cables- what, where, how...

  Katstar 17:14 08 Mar 2005
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I am buying a Iiyama monitor (E431S- is this a good choice?) and have been told it does not come with a DVI cable. Not knowing a great deal about computers, could somone please tell me what kind I should be getting (either to match up to the monitor or best make) and what I do with it when I get it?!!

Thank you!

  alan9900 17:45 08 Mar 2005

I have a Iiyama prolite E481s 19" and have used a dvi cable from the gaphic's card to the monitor,cable cost me about £29 in pc world.I can't tell you if it's any better than a normal monitor cable because i have not tried one.It's reported to be better picture quality than normal cables but your graphic's card must have a dvi output so check before you buy.

  Totally-braindead 18:54 08 Mar 2005

£6.76 click here

  wjrt 18:55 08 Mar 2005

as said check both graphics card and monitor for DVI connections but search for a DVI cable elsewhere all cables from PC world seem to be at the top end of the price scale

  Katstar 19:29 08 Mar 2005

Thank you!

Now having small crisis though- 17" Iiyama E431S vs. 19" Viewsonic VX910... Any suggestions?

  GANDALF <|:-)> 19:35 08 Mar 2005
  Katstar 19:40 08 Mar 2005

G
Thank you! Unfortunately it's a bit obvious I'm new to all this..!

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