Matrox DualHead2Go Series

DualHead2Go Digital Edition

DualHead2Go Digital Edition

See more. Do more. Be more productive.

The Matrox DualHead2Go Digital Edition external multi-display adapter adds up to two monitors to your laptop or desktop computer. It connects to the video output of your system and uses the system's existing GPU to provide high-quality, uncompressed graphics and video across all monitors. Ideal for business and professional users looking to increase their productivity with a dual display setup, this little black box lets you run different applications on each monitor or view one application across two monitors.

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    Overview

    Features

    • Lets you connect two monitors to the single VGA video output of your system
    • Creates a stretched desktop of 3840x1200 (2x1920x1200) 1 across two displays
    • Uses your system's existing GPU to deliver a solid platform for office, 3D design, and multimedia applications
    • Open an application on each display or span one across the two
    • Works with LCDs, CRTs and projectors2
    • Quick and easy to install—there's no need to open the computer case or insert components
    • Spans taskbar across monitors for easy access to all your open applications
    • Includes Matrox PowerDesk software to easily manage your desktop configuration
    • External device that won't void your system warranty
    • Expand your desktop further by connecting a second DualHead2Go Digital Edition to your graphics hardware to support four monitors at a time3
    • 2-year warranty 

    1 Displays attached to DualHead2Go must run at the same resolution. Please see the system compatibility information to verify the maximum resolution supported by your system.
    2 Additional adapters may be required (sold separately). See connectivity requirements for details.
    3 Certain conditions apply. Visit the Multi-GXM support page for further details.

    Software

    PowerDesk for DualHead2Go

    Take advantage of Matrox PowerDesk to fully benefit from your DualHead2Go Digital Edition advantage. PowerDesk enhances your PC or Mac computing experience and productivity with a vast array of customizable options. Now you can personalize your desktop to get the most out of your displays and make the most of your time.
     

    Applications

    Applications

    Business productivity with DualHead2Go

    Business productivity

    Working with more than one monitor allows you to see more, do more, and be more productive. Use the extra screen space to spread applications across your desktop, much like you would spread printed documents across your desk. For specialized applications, such as financial services or day trading programs, viewing data across multiple monitors provides the ability to see critical information at all times for quick decision making and streamlined workflow.
    • Fit more data on your desktop
    • Organize your applications and information as you wish
    • Easily multi-task without the need to toggle between applications
    • Compare documents side-by-side
    Digital signage with DualHead2Go

    Digital Signage

    Drive two HD displays from a single player PC to create digital signage canvases of up to 4 million pixels. Unique in its ability to support two 1920x1080 monitors, the Matrox DualHead2Go supports a variety of widescreen resolutions for the display of high-quality, uncompressed digital content across multiple monitors.
     
    And if two displays aren’t enough? Connect multiple DualHead2Go units to create all sorts of cost-effective, versatile HD display configurations. DualHead2Go units can be used to improve and simplify digital signage applications such as digital menu boards, shopping mall kiosks, and ambience-enhancing installations—to name a few.
    Media creation with DualHead2Go

    Media Creation & DCC

    As an artist or digital content creator, you need multiple palettes, menus, bins, controls, and toolbars in your applications. Spread out your projects, work more comfortably, and increase your productivity with a Matrox DualHead2Go-powered multi-monitor setup. The extra screen space will allow you to view more layers of video on the timeline, increase the size of your video scopes and frame viewers, as well as customize your entire workspace to improve your workflow.
    • Maximize your studio real estate
    • Transform your laptop into a productivity powerhouse
    • Comfortably edit video content on your Mac notebook computer
    CAD design with DualHead2Go

    CAD Design & GIS

    Take advantage of increased desktop space when using CAD software. Work on your design drafts, architectural models, or plans across multiple monitors. Expand your perspective and arrange application windows so you can complete your work more quickly and efficiently. Add two monitors to your notebook computer for a full surround 3D design experience.
    ProAV with DualHead2Go

    ProAV

    Benefit from panoramic images and visuals by integrating Matrox DualHead2Go into your ProAV installations. DualHead2Go delivers impressive visual experiences in a variety of environments, including conference rooms, education, worship and training and simulation.

    Tech Specs

    Technical Specifications

    Compatibility

    System Compatibility

    System Compatibility

    DualHead2Go Digital Edition is compatible with a wide range of notebooks and desktop computers. Please see the system compatibility information for more details.

    List of Supported DualHead Resolutions

    Resolution
    Refresh Rate
    1600 x 600 (2x 800 x 600)
    60, 75, 85Hz
    2048 x 768 (2x 1024 x 768)
    60, 75, 85Hz
    2560 x 720 (2x 1280 x 720)
    501, 60Hz
    2560 x 768 (2x 1280 x 768)
    60Hz
    2560 x 800 (2x 1280 x 800)
    60Hz
    2560 x 960 (2x 1280 x 960)
    60Hz
    2560 x 1024 (2x 1280 x 1024)
    60, 75Hz
    2720 x 768 (2x 1360 x 768)
    60Hz
    2800 x 1050 (2x 1400 x 1050)
    60Hz
    2880 x 900 (2 x 1440 x 900) 2
    60Hz
    3200 x 900 (2x 1600 x 900)
    60Hz
    3200 x 1200 (2 x 1600 x 1200)
    60Hz3
    3360 x 1050 (2 x 1680 x 1050)
    60Hz
    3840 x 1080 (2x 1920 x 1080) 2
    60Hz
    3840 x 1200 (2 x 1920 x 1200) 2
    60Hz3
    1 This mode runs at 50Hz which may be incompatible with some displays. Verify with your display vendor for compatibility.
    2 Resolution not supported with VGA displays.
    3 Resolution available only with compatible digital panels.
     
    Supported resolutions are GPU dependent. Please see the system compatibility information to verify the maximum resolution supported by your system. All displays attached to DualHead2Go must run at the same resolution. To access the full listed of supported resolutions, PowerDesk must be downloaded and installed on the system.