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Dell XPS 13 (2015) with 2 monitors daisychain?

by Carlijnnl / July 1, 2015 10:58 AM PDT

I'm going to buy a Dell XPS 13 (the i5 model without touchscreen and with 256gb ssd) and i'm also going to buy a Dell Ultrasharp monitor U2515H. But in the future i really want to buy a second monitor (the same), but is it possible to connect the laptop to one monitor, and connect the second monitor with daisychain?

(Sorry for my bad english)

Thanks, Carlijn.

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Simply no.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 1, 2015 11:02 AM PDT

If you connected one display to one port and the second to another port, maybe. But Dell must answer if that is supported by their system.

I've yet to see daisychaining work, even on DisplayPort. Maybe in the future but not today.

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One minidisplayport
by Carlijnnl / July 2, 2015 12:28 AM PDT
In reply to: Simply no.

Sadly, there's only one minidisplayport on the Dell Xps 13..
That's why I thought daisychain could be a great solution.
I'll ask Dell if they can check this for me.. Thanks!

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The XPS 13 is a series.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 2, 2015 7:07 AM PDT
In reply to: One minidisplayport

Be sure to supply full model numbers as features in series move about.

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any answer from Dell?
by karlier / August 17, 2015 1:07 PM PDT
In reply to: One minidisplayport

Hi I am also trying to do the same. Were you successful with Dell?

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