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Eos, Congo, and Cobalt Family Monitor Configurations

Console

Onboard VGA

DVI 1

DVI 2

DVI 3

Notes

Eos

-

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

There is a maximum resolution. See this article

Eos RPU
(DVI Splitter)

Not Functional

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

-

-

Eos RPU 
(Onboard DVI)

VGA

DVI

DVI

-

*See Note Below

Eos RPU3
DVI 

-

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

-

Eos RPU3
Display Port

With active Display Port adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

Three (3) DisplayPort connections. Adapters must be active.

Gio

-

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

-

Gio 
(DisplayPort)

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

Three (3) DisplayPort connections. Adapters must be active.

Ti (DVI)

-

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

-

Ti 
(DisplayPort)

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

Three (3) DisplayPort connections. Adapters must be active.

Ion Console
Single Network Ports[*]

VGA

DVI

DVI

-

*See Note Below

Ion Console
Dual Network Ports[*]

With DVI-I adapter (1)

DVI-I (1)

DVI-D (1)

DisplayPort

*See Note Below

Ion RPU 
(DVI Splitter)

Not Functional

DVI

DVI

-

-

Ion RPU 
(Onboard DVI)

VGA

DVI

DVI

-

*See Note Below

Ion RPU
Dual Network Ports[*]

With DVI-I adapter (1)

DVI-I (1)

DVI-D (1)

DisplayPort

*See Note Below

Element

VGA

DVI

DVI

-

*See Note Below

Net 3 RVI

Not Functional

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

-

-

Net3 RVI 
(Onboard DVI)

VGA

DVI

DVI

-

*See Note Below

Net3 RVI
Dual Network Ports[*]

With DVI-I adapter (1)

DVI-I (1)

DVI-D (1)

DisplayPort

*See Note Below

Net3 RVI3

-

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

-

Congo

VGA x 3

-

-

-

VGA Only

Congo Jr

Not Functional

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

-

-

Congo Jr
(Onboard DVI with Splitter)

Not Functional

Not Functional 

VGA & DVI Available via 
 Y-Cable only

Not Functional 

VGA & DVI Available via 
 Y-Cable only

-

Video available via DVI-I splitter (Y-Cable) only. Onboard ports are not functional.

Congo Jr
(Onboard DVI without Splitter)[*]

VGA

DVI

DVI

-

*See Note Below

Congo Jr
Dual Network Ports[*]

With DVI-I adapter (1)

DVI-I (1)

DVI-D (1)

DisplayPort

*See Note Below

Congo Kid[*]

VGA

DVI

DVI

-

*See Note Below

Congo Kid
Dual Network Ports[*]

With DVI-I adapter (1)

DVI-I (1)

DVI-D (1)

DisplayPort

*See Note Below

Congo Light Server
(DVI Splitter)

Not Functional

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

-

-

Congo Light Server
(Onboard DVI)

VGA

DVI

DVI

-

*See Note Below

Cobalt 20

-

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

VGA & DVI

-

Cobalt 20 
(DisplayPort)

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

Three (3) DisplayPort connections. Adapters must be active.

Cobalt 10 

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

With active DisplayPort adapter

Three (3) DisplayPort connections. Adapters must be active.

[*] Where noted, the console supports a maximum of two monitors.

The following configurations are available on single network port consoles (Ion, Element Congo jr, Congo Kid). Ions with the older style motherboards would need to use a DMS-59 to DVI-D splitter (Y-cable) where necessary):

  • 2 DVI Monitors
  • 1 DVI and 1 VGA Monitor
  • 1 DVI or 1 VGA Monitor
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