Apple 30-pin Digital AV Adapter

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  • Overview

    Use the Apple Digital AV Adapter to mirror whatever’s on your iPad or iPhone 4S screen — apps, presentations, websites, and more — on your HDTV or HDMI-compatible display in up to 1080p HD (movies play at up to 720p). Watch slideshows and movies on the big screen in up to 720p by connecting your iPad, iPhone 4, or iPod touch (4th generation) to an HDTV or HDMI-compatible display. The Apple Digital AV Adapter routes digital audio to screens that support it. Connect the Apple Digital AV Adapter to your iPad, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, or iPod touch (4th generation) via the 30-pin dock connector and to your HDMI-compatible display using an HDMI cable (sold separately). A second 30-pin connector built into the AV adapter lets you charge and sync your device while it’s connected to your HDMI-compatible display.

    What’s in the Box

    Apple Digital AV Adapter

  • iPhone Models

    • iPhone 4
    • iPhone 4s

    iPad Models

    • iPad 2 (2nd generation)
    • iPad (3rd generation)

    iPod Models

    • iPod touch 4th Generation
  • 1.0 Average
    1 out of 5 stars
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    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Why did't it work

      Got this with my new iPad 3 with IOS 6 upgrade. Tried it for the first time tonight, worked for about 10 seconds and then the TV screen went black. Hope there i Got this with my new iPad 3 with IOS 6 upgrade. Tried it for the first time tonight, worked for about 10 seconds and then the TV screen went black. Hope there is a fix soon.

      • Written by Garry B from Galax

      90 of 99 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Why did't it work

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Updated my iPad 3 to ios6 and my adapter no longer works

      First let me preface this by saying I updated my iPhone for iPhone 4S iPad 2 to iOS 6 and the adapter still works. I bought a brand-new iPad 3 w/ ios6 And the a First let me preface this by saying I updated my iPhone for iPhone 4S iPad 2 to iOS 6 and the adapter still works. I bought a brand-new iPad 3 w/ ios6 And the adapter does not work at all. If you look at the description for this product it shows iPad third-generation as compatible. This is unacceptable! And ridiculous! So what's Apple's goal to make everyone by AppleTV and not use $25 hdmi adapter fot ther devices. Don't get me wrong the Apple TV is cheap and it's only $99 but that's another expenditure. And the idea of playing what's on my iOS device with just the air is pretty cool.

      • Written by Jason S from Gillette

      43 of 51 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Updated my iPad 3 to ios6 and my adapter no longer works

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Does not work!!!!!!!!

      I just bought this product and was excited to be able to watch the videos on my ipad on the tv. Unfortulately the imaging works for everything except video. Y I just bought this product and was excited to be able to watch the videos on my ipad on the tv. Unfortulately the imaging works for everything except video. You can hear the video, but not see the image. This is a huge waste of money if you want to use it for this purpose. Don't waste your money.

      • Written by Melinda P from Columbus

      41 of 50 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Does not work!!!!!!!!

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      BOYCOTT APPLE

      This is unacceptable, I paid too much money for the simple ability to send a signal through an adaptor and it can not do that. It never worked once with my ipho This is unacceptable, I paid too much money for the simple ability to send a signal through an adaptor and it can not do that. It never worked once with my iphone 4s at ios8. The way that apple promotes "planned obsolescence" by making their old devices incapable of performing actions -once a new device comes out- to force consumers to buy the newer more expensive devices is deceitful towards its customers and environmentally dangerous (because useless consumer electronics end up contributing to long term e-waste). I would much rather have the galaxy note 2 or a google phone, they are simply better, more advanced phones at a cheaper price. Of course, if you're a slave to trends like some teenage girl I understand why it's so hard to make the obvious choice of abandoning a company that falls behind it's competitors and treats its consumers like children as it sells them devices with time limits to fail, when a device like an iphone should be able to last for decades.

      • Written by Andrew D from Felton

      11 of 11 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?BOYCOTT APPLE

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Terrible Product

      Bought a genuine Apple AV Adapter. Should be gold plated for the price. It works sparotically sometimes. No audio, no picture, no nothing periodically. I've spe Bought a genuine Apple AV Adapter. Should be gold plated for the price. It works sparotically sometimes. No audio, no picture, no nothing periodically. I've spent more time rebooting the darned system than watching Net Flix which is why it was purchased. Fiddle with it, and finally when I do get a picture, and put the phone down, beside the TV, it quits. Start all over again. This is ludicrous! Thanks Apple for a product that is inferior.

      • Written by Dana R from Vernon

      21 of 21 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Terrible Product

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Bummer

      Will not work with my iPad 2. Period. Funny, my gals Kindle Fire HDMI would like a charm. Bought this and am sorely disappointed. Latest iOS and iPad 2. The Will not work with my iPad 2. Period. Funny, my gals Kindle Fire HDMI would like a charm. Bought this and am sorely disappointed. Latest iOS and iPad 2. The box does not indicate any exceptions. HDMI should just mirror the screen, like the the Kindle does. I love my iPad but this is very disappointing for the highest priced, cutting edge tabs on the market. Ahum.

      • Written by Michael C from Westland

      12 of 12 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Bummer

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