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It should, if you don't see any video you may have to supply power to it via the micro USB cable supplied with it.
How long is the cord between the VGA and HDMI cable? Jul 31, 2014
3 maybe 4 inches
I have used on various devices i.e. Android TV box, Raspberry Pie, My Motorola Cable box, Brix, Nvidia card with HDMI outputs, Samsung Blue Ray player.... Have had no problems. All these have been with a monitor that supported 720 or 1080p resolutions.
will this work with acer 720 chromebook? Dec 9, 2013
While I cannot answer you directly, I can tell you that it worked like a charm on a 2013 HP Envy -- one of the current generation of laptops that has no VGA outlet. I tried another converter (also from Amazon) and I was left with only 2/3 of a screen when I connected it to a projector. The "active" part of the Cable Matters converter made all the difference. I have used it constantly for public lectures.
What is the difference between this type of powered adapter and one without power? When would this be needed? Oct 29, 2013
Many HDMI output devices will only provide 50 ma of power. If an adapter uses more than that it won't work. This adapter doesn't rely on the HDMI for power, it uses power from the USB connection.
Will this work with a Chromecast? I need to eventually get to YPbPr, but the hdmi->vga part is proving difficult to find. Aug 1, 2014
This adaptor works well to convert HDMI to VGA signal. I have used to to drive an old projector from a new computer. I would believe it will work with Chromecast.
Will this work without the USB power source? Apr 24, 2014
Yes, if you use output from a computer or other source that outputs "active" HDMI, meaning power is supplied with the video signal, but other sources that don't provide power may need the USB power source. If the picture is dark or fuzzy or anything like that, try plugging the USB cable in and see if that helps. Worked for me.
I'm looking to connect My xbox 360 to computer monitor VGA input, based on the answers I think it'll work but does this handle audio out? Jan 4, 2015
No it doesn't. You would have to connect audio with RCA
I want to view my laptop (VGA out) on a newer HDTV that only has HDMI ports but no VGA port...this will work, correct? Dec 2, 2014
I'm using this adapter as you've described so it should work for you as well. I hope that this helps.