A USB 3.0-to-DisplayPort graphics adapter has been released by Diamond Multimedia, supporting UltraHD resolution. The BVU5500 uses DisplayLink’s DL-5500 chipset (Display Monitor Vol 21 No 3) and is compatible with Windows 7, 8 and 8.1, as well as MacOS versions from 10.8 to 10.10. Users can use the adapter to send signals from a USB source to a DisplayPort screen. It is available now, for $70.
The 65EC9700 OLED TV from LG (LG First to Bring UltraHD OLED to Market) was launched last year, but had a limited release. The TV’s availability has been expanded and it is now being sold on Amazon.