DualHead2Go Digital ME
See more. Do more. Be more productive.
The Matrox DualHead2Go Digital Mac Edition (ME) external multi-display adapter adds up to two monitors to your laptop or desktop computer. It connects to the video output of your system and uses the system's existing GPU to provide high-quality, uncompressed graphics and video across all monitors. Ideal for business users and content creators looking to increase their productivity with a dual display setup, this little silver box lets you run different applications on each monitor or view one application across two monitors.
- Lets you connect up to two monitors to the single Mini DisplayPort video output or Thunderbolt™ port of your system
- Creates a stretched desktop of 3840x1200 (2x1920x1200)1 across two displays
- Uses your system's existing GPU to deliver a solid platform for office, 3D design, and multimedia applications
- Open an application on each display or span one across the two
- HDCP compliance for protected content playback
- Works with displays and projectors
- Quick and easy to install—there's no need to open the computer case or insert components
- Run in clone mode and show the same content on all displays
- Includes Matrox PowerDesk software to easily manage your desktop configuration
- External device that won't void your system warranty
For more information about other DualHead2Go models visit our GXM homepage.
1Displays attached to DualHead2Go must run at the same resolution. Please see the system compatibility information to verify the maximum resolution supported by your system.
|Matrox part number||D2G-DP2D-MIF|
|Maximum DVI Resolution 1||3840x1200
||1 x DisplayPort input|
||2 x DVI-D outputs|
|Power||USB for power|
|Dimensions||3.8” x 2.5” x 1.1|
|Stretched Desktop Support||Yes|
|Supported Operating Systems||Mac® OS X® Mountain Lion (10.8), Mac OS X Lion (10.7), Mac OS X (10.6, 10.5)|
1 Maximum resolution is system dependent - please see the system compatibility information.
List of Supported Resolutions
|1600 x 600 (2x 800 x 600)||60Hz|
|2048 x 768 (2x 1024 x 768)||60Hz|
|2560 x 720 (2x 1280 x 720)||50 1, 60Hz|
|2560 x 768 (2x 1280 x 768)||60Hz|
|2560 x 800 (2x 1280 x 800)||60Hz|
|2560 x 960 (2x 1280 x 960)||60Hz|
|2560 x 1024 (2x 1280 x 1024)||60Hz|
|2720 x 768 (2x 1360 x 768)||60Hz|
|2800 x 1050 (2x 1400 x 1050)||60Hz|
|2880 x 900 (2 x 1440 x 900)||60Hz|
|3200 x 900 (2x 1600 x 900)||60Hz|
|3200 x 1200 (2 x 1600 x 1200)||50 1, 60Hz|
|3360 x 1050 (2 x 1680 x 1050)||60Hz|
|3840 x 1080 (2x 1920 x 1080)||60Hz|
|3840 x 1200 (2x 1920 x 1200)||50 1, 60Hz|
1 This mode runs at 50Hz which may be incompatible with some displays. Verify with your display vendor for compatibility.
Supported resolutions are GPU dependent. Please see the system compatibility information to verify the maximum resolution supported by your system. All displays attached to DualHead2Go must run at the same resolution.
DualHead2Go Digital ME is compatible with a wide range of notebooks and desktop computers. Please see the system compatibility information for more details.
Take advantage of Matrox PowerDesk to fully benefit from your DualHead2Go Digital ME adapter. PowerDesk enhances your Mac computing experience and productivity with a vast array of customizable options. Now you can personalize your desktop to get the most out of your displays and make the most of your time.
Customize your desktop's layout and split it up into different sections. Either spread one application across your entire desktop or devote one display to each. Alternatively go even further and create multiple partitions on a single monitor and open an application in each section.
Swap Active Window and Maximize:
Efficiently organize your desktop at the press of a button by moving a given window from one display to the next and maximizing it to fit the entire screen.
Move Dock Position:
Further customize your Mac work space by moving the dock onto any of your screens.
Select the optimal multi-display settings for your setup, with regard to resolution and refresh rates.
PowerDesk Quick Setup:
Quick setup helps install your DualHead2Go product and makes sure that you are up and running in no time. It detects any hook-up problems and guides you through the setup process.
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