Monitor LG UltraFine 5K works with the previously released Mac lower resolution. When using the adapter
Announced in October, the LG monitors UltraFine UltraFine 4K 5K and was positioned as solutions designed exclusively for new MacBook Pro, as they come with Thunderbolt 3.
On Apple’s official website published a clarification, according to which LG UltraFine 5K will be able to operate at a maximum resolution of 5120 x 2880 pixels at 60 fps with three new MacBook Pro models released this fall.
However, the monitor also can operate at reduced solution with other laptops and Mac computers that were released in recent years. Of course, you can not do without 3 to Thunderbolt adapter and Thunderbolt 2 cable with the appropriate connectors, which are, respectively, $29 and $39.
Resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels at 60 fps the monitor can use:
- Mac Pro (late 2013)
- MacBook Pro (Retina, 15″, mid 2014)
- MacBook Pro (Retina, 13″, early 2014)
- iMac (Retina, 27″, late 2014)
- iMac (Retina and 21.5″, late 2015)
- iMac (21.5″, late 2015)
- MacBook Air (13″, early 2015)
- MacBook Air (11″, beginning 2015)
Mac mini, released in late 2014, will be able to display on LG UltraFine 5K images in a resolution of 3200 x 1800 @ 60 fps.