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2560x1440 over HDMI?

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I have one of the korean 1440p monitors and I recently just bought a Vaio laptop. I want to just get rid of my desktop all together and use my laptop + monitor & peripherals when I'm home.

My laptop only has a VGA and HDMI out however, with a 640 LE video card. I'm not a gamer and no audio will be traveling over the HDMI.

So if I get a male HDMI to female Dual-DVI adapter and use my DVI cable, can I get 1440p from my laptop?
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Unfortunately, no. The laptop will only be able to put out 1920x1200 over its HDMI connection. Additionally, that's all the HDMI>DVI adapters support. The only way to do 2560x1440 over HDMI is from a desktop GPU that supports it, and go into a monitor that natively supports it as well (a few of the Koreans do apparently).
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Bummer......thanks for the info. Saved me 15$, guess that's the downside of wanting to go super high def lol.
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