Will this display work with non thunderbolt unit, such as the mini display port on a MacBook Pro ?

  • Asked by Mike R from San Francisco
  • 25-Oct-2011
Apple Thunderbolt Display (27" flat panel)

Apple Thunderbolt Display (27" flat panel)

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2 Answers from the Community

  • Best Answer:

    No. This display requires a Thunderbolt OUTPUT from the laptop. Older Macs will not work. The previous answer is incorrect.

    • Answered by Timothy B from Athens
    • 29-Nov-2011
  • No, Because the Display Port only sends a display signal to it, on the other hand the Thunderbolt port sends USB, Camera, Display and Ethernet(Internet).

    • Answered by Zed B
    • 20-Jan-2012