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iOS 8 HDMI Output

by BWRM / October 20, 2014 7:51 AM PDT

HDMI output will not work with iOS 8 from my iPhone.
Does anyone have a way around this or have you heard if this will be fixed in any of the updates?
It worked perfectly in iOS 7.

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Cable problem?
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / October 20, 2014 10:43 AM PDT
In reply to: iOS 8 HDMI Output

Have you tried a different one?


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by BWRM / October 20, 2014 2:48 PM PDT
In reply to: Cable problem?

Yes, I tried two different phones and two different cables both of which worked with iOS 7.
From everything I have read the HDMI output is not working with iOS 8.
I'm not sure if Apple disabled the output on purpose or if it's a glitch that will be repaired in an update, that's what I would like to find out if anyone has any insite.

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