Confusion as to which hdmi cable to buy for laptop

  Ashlyn Parram 00:58 27 Nov 2018
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I have a hp pavilion 15-cx0514na, it has one USB c port (for data transfer only apparently) and 3 USB 3.1 type A ports. I really want a hdmi cable to display the laptop on TV, but all the cables I can find are for TYPE c ports? Would this work or not? There is also a hdmi port but it's much smaller than a normal hdmi and I can't find a hdmi cable with a smaller port? Sorry if this sounds stupid but I'm genuinely so confused as to which type to buy

  525kev 05:34 27 Nov 2018

That Laptop should have 1x HDMI 1.4 slot so you need a 1.4 to 2.0 adapter assuming your TV has the 2.0 slot which is most common.

  Laim Neeson 05:40 27 Nov 2018
  Laim Neeson 05:47 27 Nov 2018

That Laptop should have 1x HDMI 1.4 slot so you need a 1.4 to 2.0 adapter assuming your TV has the 2.0 slot which is most common.

Might be a job to find one of those. Standard HDMI connections are the same size.

  john bunyan 06:43 27 Nov 2018

I have a Dell XPS 13 with similar ports. This adapter is USB 3 to a variety of others such as hdmi and normal USB

Multi adapter

  john bunyan 06:44 27 Nov 2018

PS then a normal HDMI cable can be used

  john bunyan 06:46 27 Nov 2018

*PPS *

You can get mini hdmi to normal HDMI cables too

  john bunyan 06:50 27 Nov 2018

*PPS *

You can get mini hdmi to normal HDMI cables too -whole variety such as mini to full size hdmi

Look on Amazon for micro to full size hdmi adapter

1]: [click here

  Laim Neeson 17:14 27 Nov 2018

All great information above from john bunyan.

Only thing is the HP Pavilion 15-cx0514na has a standard HDMI Port.

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