The HDDVIFM8IN HDMI to DVI-D Video Adaptor Cable features one HDMI female connector and one DVI-D male connector, which enables a bi-directional connection between HDMI-capable devices and DVI-D capable devices to overcome compatibility issues. The HDMI to DVI dongle offers 8-inches in cable length, which lessens strain on the connectors and prevents damage to the cable while also reducing the potential of blocking other nearby ports. Designed and constructed to provide a dependable HDMI to DVI connection, this high quality cable is backed by StarTech.com's Lifetime Warranty. The 8-inch dongle format reduces the potential of blocking other available ports and removes strain from the HDMI/DVI connectors. Eliminates the need for multiple cables and clutter by providing bi-directional connectivity between HDMI-capable and DVI-D capable devices. Backed by StarTech.com lifetime warranty. Connect a DVI-D laptop to an HDMI-enabled display.