View Full Version : New 24" laptop display

13th November 2008, 04:17 PM
OK...so is it possible to hook up the new display to my 17" 2.33 C2Duo laptop?
I know its an Apple no no but...
I realise its a new connector but someone must have an adapter...or is it more of an issue than that

13th November 2008, 04:22 PM
even it there is an adaptor i don't think you will be able to use the camera and speakers on it

13th November 2008, 04:23 PM
I should read things better.

I don't think the video and camera will matter, they should be standard shouldn't they?

13th November 2008, 04:51 PM
Found some OS forum talk on the issue and it seems there are issues with the difference between LCD drivers and current screen drivers

Apple 24-inch Cinema Display hands-on - Engadget (http://www.engadget.com/2008/10/14/apple-24-inch-cinema-display-hands-on/3#comments)

The other big issue is the gloss vs matte issue....which is huge for most graphic designers and photographers etc.

I edit photos on my clients new 24" iMac and must say that reflections aren't an issue...BUT he has a nice dark office/studio and I hate the dark.