Can this be used as a mini display port cable?

Like on the older 27" iMacs.

Apple Thunderbolt Cable

Apple Thunderbolt Cable

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3 Answers from the Community

  • Answer

    No, according to this support page, you can only use Mini DisplayPort cables, not Thunderbolt with the older iMacs.

    I can't post links, it's support (dot) apple (dot) com/kb/HT4614#7

  • No. This cable can only be used with Thunderbolt ports.

  • Yes, it works as a mini displayport cable.