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How Do I Distinguish Between Various DVI Configurations?

Shown below DVI connector interfaces that can be identified by the PIN configuration.

They include DVI-A (Analog Only), DVI-D (Digital Only) and DVI-I (Analog and Digital). In addition, single link and dual link configurations exist for both DVI-D and DVI-I.

DVI-I (Analog & Digital)



DVI-I Single Link (Analog & Digital)



Three rows of 6 pins and 2 contacts above and below the flat blade

DVI-I Dual Link (Analog & Digital)



Three rows of 8 pins and 2 contacts above and below the flat blade


DVI-D (Digital Only)



DVI-D Single Link (Digital only)



Three rows of 6 pins and no contacts above or below the flat blade

DVI-D Dual Link (Digital only)



Three rows of 8 pins and no contacts above or below the flat blade


DVI-A (Analog Only)

DVI-A Single Link (Analog Only)



One row of 5 pins, one row of 3 pins and one row of 4 pins with 2 contacts above and below the flat blade