To use a Triple Monitor Array with a single PC or Laptop, you must have internal or external computer hardware that will support the use of three monitors. This is not a common feature for most computers. There are several ways in which you can utilize a Three LCD Multi-Monitor Array. Here are the four ways you can support a Three Monitor Display with the proper hardware:
2) You can replace your current Graphics Card with a Quad Monitor Graphics Card! (Recommended)
- PCI Express16 Slots: ATI Radeon HD 5450 Triple Monitor Graphics Card PCI-Ex16
- PCI Express16 Slots: ATI FirePro Quad-View 2450 Workstation Graphics Card PCI-Ex16
- PCI Express1 Slots: ATI FirePro Quad-View 2450 Workstation Graphics Card PCI-Ex1
- PCI Standard Slots: ATI FireMV Quad Monitor 128MB DDR PCI Standard
- Xtreme4VS Quad Screen Video Wall Controller. This controller converts a single DVI or VGA output into 4 Outputs with many options of control. Great for Desktops and perfect for Laptops with VGA Output (Achieve 5 Screens with Laptops) (Recommended)
- Matrox TripleHead2Go Digital Edition – If you have a desktop computer you can use one of these adapters to achieve three screens. Achieve Four Screens with a Laptop! To check your PC for compatibility, click here.
- USB to VGA Adapter – This adapter allows you to add an additional VGA monitor through a USB port. If you have a dual monitor graphics card, you would need one of these to achieve three monitors. If you have a single monitor system, you would need two.
- USB to DVI Adapter – This adapter allows you to add an additional DVI monitor through a USB port. If you have a dual monitor graphics card, you would need one of these to achieve three monitors. If you have a single monitor system, you would need two. Make sure you have enough USB ports.
- However, windows across computers will not be interactive with each other. This usage of the multi display is recommended for organizing multiple computer environments. By adding an appropriate KVM switch, the user can control multiple computers from a single keyboard and mouse station.