Use the Lightning Digital AV Adapter with your iPad with Retina display, iPad mini, iPhone 5, and iPod touch (5th generation) with Lightning connector. The Lightning Digital AV Adapter supports mirroring of what is displayed on your device screen — including apps, presentations, websites, slideshows, and more — to your HDMI-equipped TV, display, projector, or other compatible display in up to 1080p HD.
It also outputs video content — movies, TV shows, captured video — to your big screen in up to 1080p HD. Simply attach the Lightning Digital AV Adapter to the Lightning connector on your device and then to your TV or projector via an HDMI cable (sold separately).
What's in the Box?
- Lightning Digital AV Adapter
- Requires an HDMI cable (sold separately) for connection to your TV or projector. Supports both video and audio output.
Ratings & Reviews
Do not expect 1080p HDTV quaility with this DV HDMI
I was disappointed with the 720p resolution I got from mirroring the "Retina" display and THEN read the Apple Web site.
Check Ap I was disappointed with the 720p resolution I got from mirroring the "Retina" display and THEN read the Apple Web site.
Check Apple Web site first! Do not miss the IPad (4th gen) tech spec ;)
" . . . Video mirroring and video out support: Up to 720p through Lightning Digital AV Adapter . . ." …
- Written by Valeri F from East Setauket
1420 of 1680 people found this useful
This adapter did not function well at all. Half the time the TV does not recognize the signal. The rest of the time the image wa This adapter did not function well at all. Half the time the TV does not recognize the signal. The rest of the time the image was poor.
It is excessively overpriced for what it is and performs poorly. This is an absolute insult from apple. …
- Written by Ben P from Ojo Sarco
1243 of 1558 people found this useful
Works well with the iPad (4th generation) and iPhone 5
Works well at mirroring iPad 4th generation and iPhone 5 via HDMI cable. Tried it with photos and video and worked well.
- Written by Michael G from El Dorado Hills
634 of 797 people found this useful
Just what I was looking for
This little adapter is just what I needed. I was looking for something that could mirror my iPod Touch 5 onto a flatscreen TV via This little adapter is just what I needed. I was looking for something that could mirror my iPod Touch 5 onto a flatscreen TV via HDMI port, yet something portable that didn't require Wi-Fi. Now I just purchased mine, but so far, so good. I like the fact that there is a lightning port so I can keep my iPod fully charged while on the big screen. However, I do agree that this adapter is overpriced because it does not come with an HDMI cable. I am currently using a 4-foot HDMI cable that I had lying around for quite awhile. …
- Written by Jonathan H from Middlefield
1 of 1 people found this useful
The ability to connect my iPhone or iPad Air to my tv is absolutely awesome! Yeah it's pricey, but well worth the money... 100% r The ability to connect my iPhone or iPad Air to my tv is absolutely awesome! Yeah it's pricey, but well worth the money... 100% recommend for movies! or viewing photos etc! I bought an extra one for my parents to use in the RV and they love it! …
- Written by Randy S from Buffalo Narrows
Is the adaptor buggy or is it 7.1 ??
Using with 5S and iOS 7.1
Only audio and photos are playing on the TV
For video it is all white screen, with an AirPlay not av Using with 5S and iOS 7.1
Only audio and photos are playing on the TV
For video it is all white screen, with an AirPlay not available line on the TV,
This message not on the phone, the phone is playing the video
So is this a bad adapter, or bad 7.1??
( HDMI cable OK, used it with iPad successfully & 30 pin AV converter …
- Written by Glen P from Springfield
1 of 2 people found this useful
Questions & Answers
Answers from the community
I see the HDMI plug but what is that second plug for?
- Asked by Robert R from Menifee
- Oct 23, 2012
The other plug you see is another Lightning. You can use it to recharge your Iphone 5 while you are The other plug you see is another Lightning. You can use it to recharge your Iphone 5 while you are using the HDMI port.
- Answered by Carlo S from Miane
- Oct 26, 2012
Can we play web video through lightning digital av adapter?
- Asked by Chase X from Akron
- Apr 10, 2014
Will this adapter stream content from the Amazon Instant Video iPad app to a display?
- Asked by Greg W from Kamloops
- Dec 9, 2012
When used with an iPhone 5, does it stretch the output?
- Asked by Darren K from Lexington
- Nov 15, 2012
Does this HDMI output have HDCP copy protection? For example some Android devices have it (Sony Xperia), others (LG) not.
- Asked by Jaak L from Tartu
- Dec 7, 2012