Video Display Signals and the MAX9406 DP-HDMI/DVI Level Shifter—Part II

By: Walter Chen

Abstract: This application note is the second of a two-part article. Part II presents background on DVI™ and display port (DP) interfaces. It then explains how the MAX9406 is used as a suitable digital-display cable driver with these interfaces. Part I (application note 4306) examines the current TV and PC display-cable interfaces and covers the features of RGBHV, HDMI™, and VGA.