The Mini Display Port to DVI is a cable purposed for connecting a mini display port compatible computer to a monitor or projector that has DVI. The port can transmit video from computer or tablet to monitor. It can support video resolutions all the way up to 1080 p (Full HD). It has a connector that does not block paths for adjacent ports on your computer. The cable had a molded strain relief that increases it's lifespan. The Display port is a 6 foot long black colored cable.