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can I connect fire stick to old projector?

Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by jack Jepson Sykes, Jul 30, 2019.

  1. jack Jepson Sykes

    Thread Starter

    I have a dell2200mp and want to connect firestick directly?I have already purchased an hdmi audio splitter for audio..but I get no pictures using a hdmi - vga cable?
     

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  2. Sorry but this isn't going to work.
    There is no such thing as an HDMI-VGA cable, at least not a passive one. VGA is analog, HDMI is digital and they can't be directly interfaced without an active adapter. You would at least need to get an active (powered) HDMI-VGA adapter that is HDCP compliant, even this may not work properly with the Firestick and if it does the resulting image quality might not be that great.
    That's a pretty old projector and it may just be time to move on to something newer that not only fully supports the current formats but has superior light output and resolution.
     
  3. svim

    svim Extreme Android User

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