The Display Port to DVI Cable from StarTech.com lets you to connect your DVI monitor to a DisplayPort video card easily. This adapter cable features a male DVI connector and a male DisplayPort connector, allowing you to make direct video card-to-display connection or vice versa. Additionally, it offers advanced quality construction and supports high bandwidth video transmissions that help to ensure optimal monitor resolutions or HDTV resolutions up to 1080p. Besides this, the DP2DVI2MM6 is a passive adapter that requires a DP++ port which allows both DVI and HDMI signals to pass through the port. With all these features and more, the DisplayPort to DVI cable is a convenient solution for taking full advantage of the capability of your DVI display.