display adapter

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Noun1.display adapter - (computer science) an electronic device that converts information in memory to video output to a display
electronic device - a device that accomplishes its purpose electronically
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
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Cavium Inc (Nasdaq:CAVM), a provider of semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing, announced on Monday that NETGEAR has recently launched its 3rd generation Push2TV wireless display adapter based on Cavium's CNW6611L media SoC offering superior wireless media connectivity.
The C8000, which supports Windows mobile operating software, incorporates a 3-D menu graphic user interface (GUI) and a unique independent display adapter which enables the smooth presentation of video files and DVD-quality pictures on a 2.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-21 April 2009-Atlona and Wisair announce launch of Wireless USB Display Adapter Set(C)1994-2009 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
Desgraciadamente, Windows no da mayor informacion sobre la causa de la falla y en el administrador de dispositivos, en las propiedades del dispositivo mostrado como "USB Display Adapter (Newham)" aparece el texto: "Windows detuvo este dispositivo porque informo de problemas.
By connecting the wireless projector and display adapter to a video projector, LCD, plasma screen or other display unit, users can wirelessly transmit full motion video, animated rich media and wide bandwidth presentations from their laptop, desktop or mobile computing device.
A display adapter is an expansion board that is plugged into one of the slots on the computer motherboard which converts the images created in the computer to the electronic signals needed by the monitor to display those images.
The new Digital Video Interactive (DVI) ActionMedia II Display Adapter makes it possible for teachers to digitize directly to disk beautiful still pictures, full-motion video and stereo sound from any video or audio source.
2 unit microsoft surface mini displayport to vga adapter - display adapter.
0 to HDMI Display Adapter (UDA2000) that enables PC and Mac users to easily expand their screen real estate to HDMI monitors including projectors, LCD and plasma TVs with full 1080p resolution and built-in stereo audio on a single connector.
Worldwide Computer Products News-21 April 2009-Atlona and Wisair announce launch of Wireless USB Display Adapter Set(C)1995-2009 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.