Cirago USB to HDMI Display Adapter Review: Device Lets You Use an HDTV as a Second Monitor

At a Glance
  • Cirago USB To HDMI Display Adapter UDA2000

    TechHive Rating

    Adapter is a quick and inexpensive alternative to installing a graphics card to support multiple monitors, but the compression used to make video fit the USB 2.0 pipe degrades the image quality.

At a Glance
  • TechHive Rating

    Adapter is a quick and inexpensive alternative to installing a graphics card to support multiple monitors, but the compression used to make video fit the USB 2.0 pipe degrades the image quality.

    Pros

    • Inexpensive, simple way to connect HDMI displays
    • 'Fit to TV' fine-tunes desktop size to fit an HDTV

    Cons

    • Setup can be tricky
    • Compression algorithm can degrade video quality

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