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Will yoga 910 work with USB-C monitors like lg 43ud79?

2018-09-24, 23:02 PM

Hi

 

I am planning to buy LG 43UD79 or something similar with usb type c support. Already have yoga 910 since 1 year +

 

Where I can hook some usb devices in monitor and monitor will be connected to laptop using usb type c with display port and giving laptop power as well and data from other usb devices..

 

 

Will this work with yoga 910? I saw lots of threads about people facing issues with yoga 910 usb c.

So It would be really great if get to know these things before I buy that monitor.

 

Example setup

 

https://youtu.be/SLfbiOjDGCU

 

https://youtu.be/YTvSY3HT3Aw

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Re: Will yoga 910 work with USB-C monitors like lg 43ud79?

2018-09-25, 6:22 AM

Hi Meghraj37! As per checking, you can use the USB C to connect the laptop to external monitor with the same port. Also, if you are going to charge the laptop at the same time, it has a separate port for the charger. Thanks. 



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Re: Will yoga 910 work with USB-C monitors like lg 43ud79?

2018-09-25, 6:40 AM

Means i've to use two ports alll time.

one for charging and one of displayout to monitor..

 

don't yoga 910 support usb c like shown in video where power, data and video all goes onto one cable?

 

anyone can please share experince having yoga 910 with usb c direct connected to monitor.

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Re: Will yoga 910 work with USB-C monitors like lg 43ud79?

2018-09-25, 6:52 AM

As per checking, it does have a separate port and each of them has a function. They cannot do the job in just one port. Thanks. You can wait for more users post to check if they have work around. Thanks. 



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Re: Will yoga 910 work with USB-C monitors like lg 43ud79?

2018-09-25, 9:26 AM

ok..

 

so i'v to use charging port only for charging. and there is no other use of that charging port..right?

and that another type-c port will work with monitors with type-c display input port?

 

why lanevo then used type-c charge port when its only for charging.. isn't it out of standard spec usb-type c

its only charge port then they write it as two usb-type c ports.. if one of that can't be use at all expcect charging.

 

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Re: Will yoga 910 work with USB-C monitors like lg 43ud79?

2018-09-25, 13:34 PM

The rear USB-C port is the only one of the two that will accept the charger. When using the 910 on battery, the rear USB-C port will handle USB-2 devices, such as memory sticks, memory card readers, external keyboards, etc.


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