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Tablet to HDMI? Does it work?

#1Sk2k52Posted 10/22/2013 11:26:24 PM
Will be having a presentation in a couple months and will be needing to have only simple pictures to illustrate and keep my co-ordinated throughout the procedure.

They will have a projector with a hdmi cable and a VGA.

I been looking up HDMI to micro usb converters but wonder if they would work on my tablet? All I have is a micro usb and headphone port. All it needs to be capable of doing is simply displaying pictures though.

My tablet is using a android 4.2 jellybean if that factors into it.

Would a simple converter work? Would I need to find a special app? Or am I out of luck and need to buy either a tablet with a hdmi port or a tablet for the presentation?
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#2WeaponX1138Posted 10/22/2013 11:55:50 PM
Really depends on the tablet.
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#3wildog2006Posted 10/23/2013 6:21:55 AM
Whatever you do, don't buy the cable beforehand and test it out. Everything works the first time you try, especially if you don't know what you're doing.
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#4SinisterSlayPosted 10/23/2013 6:25:39 AM
WeaponX1138 posted...
Really depends on the tablet.


This, for example, I'm pretty sure my old Nexus 7 can't do it, not unless I root it.
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#5ShubPosted 10/23/2013 6:34:00 AM
It depends on the tablet... some even have a micro-HDMI port.
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