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VGA connector (DE-15/HD-15)
SVGA port.jpg
.A female DE-15 output in a laptop computer.^ For years, desktop computers and laptops have been manufactured with the classic 15-pin analog VGA connector for outputting video signals to an external display.
  • Looking for a VGA to HDMI adaptor? Learn about the real problem… | Acoustics By Design Blog 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.acousticsbydesign.com [Source type: General]

^ My computer is a Dell 15 Inspiron laptop.

^ Non-selected input is terminated into 75 ohms OUTPUT: Connectors: 15-Pin HD female Video: Passive unit.
  • Inline, Inc. - IN3562R 2-Input VGA Switcher 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.inlineinc.com [Source type: Reference]

Type Analogue computer video connector
Production history
Designer IBM based on D-subminiature
Designed 1987
Produced 1987 to present
Superseded by DVI (1999)
Specifications
Video signal RGB video signal plus option H and V sync
Data signal I²C data channel for DDC information
Pins 15
Connector DE-15
Pin out
DE15 Connector Pinout.svg
A female DE15 socket (videocard side).
Pin 1 RED Red video
Pin 2 GREEN Green video
Pin 3 BLUE Blue video
Pin 4 ID2/RES formerly Monitor ID bit 2, reserved since E-DDC
Pin 5 GND Ground (HSync)
Pin 6 RED_RTN Red return
Pin 7 GREEN_RTN Green return
Pin 8 BLUE_RTN Blue return
Pin 9 KEY/PWR formerly key, now +5V DC
Pin 10 GND Ground (VSync, DDC)
Pin 11 ID0/RES formerly Monitor ID bit 0, reserved since E-DDC
Pin 12 ID1/SDA formerly Monitor ID bit 1, I²C data since DDC2
Pin 13 HSync Horizontal sync
Pin 14 VSync Vertical sync
Pin 15 ID3/SCL formerly Monitor ID bit 3, I²C clock since DDC2
.The image and table detail the 15-pin VESA DDC2/E-DDC connector; the diagram’s pin numbering is that of a female connector functioning as the graphics adapter input.^ VGA 15 Pin Connector Pinout .
  • VGA 15 Pin Connector Pinout - AllPinouts 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.allpinouts.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The 15-Pin connector will have 3 rows of 5 pins or sockets.
  • Video Graphics Array [VGA] Bus Pinout 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.interfacebus.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ DB-15 Female 1 x 15-pin DB-15 Female .
  • Startech VGA/SVGA Monitor Cable | Overstock.com 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.overstock.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.In the male connector, this pin numbering corresponds with the mirror image of the cable’s wire-and-solder side.^ Audio Cable-Male/4-pin Phoenix .
  • Duocom Canada Ltd. - Cables Connectors and Accessories 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC catalogs.infocommiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The cable uses a 9-Pin D connector.
  • PC Video buses and Monitor Bus Pinout. Display interfaces 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.interfacebus.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Soldering wires to the VGA ports – on the reverse side of the VGA ports, there are pins to solder wires to.

.A VGA connector (also RGB connector, D-sub 15, mini sub D15, and mini D15 connector), is a three-row 15-pin DE-15 connector, of which there are four versions: (i) the original VGA15 pinout connector, (ii) DDC2 pinouts, (iii) the older, less flexible DE-9 connector, and (iv) the Mini-VGA used for laptop computers.^ D-sub 15 female connector (VGA port).
  • How-To: Turn a standard Xbox 360 video cable into a VGA cable for make benefit your w - Xbox 360 Tutorials 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.se7ensins.com [Source type: General]

^ HD-15 (15 pin D-Sub female) .
  • Buy 4 Port VGA / Component Switch with Audio [VGA-VS-4X1], $295.00USD 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.avenview.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Not for use with 2 row connectors * .
  • D-Sub Connector Kits - VGA or HDD15 | ShowMeCables 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.showmecables.com [Source type: General]

.The 15-pin VGA connector is common to most video cards, computer monitors, and high definition television sets that support VGA-connector devices.^ Easily connect a DVI-A video card to a VGA monitor or a VGA video card to a DVI-A monitor!
  • 10' GoldX DataPlus GPDV-AV-10 DVI-A (M) to VGA (M) Video Cable w/24K Gold-Plated Connectors GoldX GPDV-AV-10 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.geeks.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ How do I connect a monitor with 3 BNC connectors to VGA card ?
  • VGA to workstation monitor FAQ 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.epanorama.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Compatible with computer video (VGA - UXGA) .
  • A2V Gear - VGA-UXGA Switcher Series ::. 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC a2vgear.com [Source type: General]

.It usually is known as an “HD-15” (High Density 15) or “DE-15”, distinguishing it from connectors of like form factor, but with only 2 rows of pins.^ The cable uses a 15-Pin HD connector [High density].
  • PC Video buses and Monitor Bus Pinout. Display interfaces 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.interfacebus.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ WP-VGA: one female 15-pin HD connector.
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^ HD-15 (loop thru Connectors) .
  • TVOne 1T-VGA-CAT VGA over Cat.5 System TV One TVOne 1T-VGA-CAT 1T VGA CAT 1TVGACAT 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.touchboards.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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.Occasionally, this connector is incorrectly referred to as a “DB-15” or as an “HDB-15”.^ Video Output Connectors (HDB-15 Female) .
  • Boosters, Converters & Splitters for VGA, XGA and AppleMAC™ 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.connectworld.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Card DB-15 Connector .
  • http://www.saragossa.net/intfcing.html 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.saragossa.net [Source type: General]

.VGA connectors and cables are used solely to carry analog component RGBHV (red - green - blue - horizontal sync - vertical sync) video signals, a Display data channel (DDC2) digital clock, and data.^ VGA 15Pin to VGA 15Pin cables 2.Used for PC to display devices connected...
  • vga, vga Manufacturers & Suppliers 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC www.alibaba.com [Source type: General]

^ VGA uses separate sync lines.

^ Blue video signal .
  • VGA Port: Pinout Description 3 February 2010 19:019 UTC support.apple.com [Source type: General]

When device size is a spatial constraint (i.e. laptop computers), a mini-VGA port occasionally is in place of the full-sized VGA connector.

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