Digital Flat Panel (DFP) connector

#Computer#Videocards connectors

Used on digital flat panel monitors. Standard by DFP Group. Protocol: PanelLink

20 pin MDR20 FEMALE connector pin-out & layout

20 pin MDR20 FEMALE connector

The DFP connector is a 20 pin connector. It and the DVI connector carry the same type of digital signal (TMDS). The DFP connector was created before the DVI, by VESA, and is only designed to carry digital video, so there is no provision to carry analog.

PinName
1TX1+
2TX1-
3SHLD1
4SHLDC
5TXC+
6TXC-
7GND
8+5V
9NC
10NC
11TX2+
12TX2-
13SHLD2
14SHLD0
15TX0+
16TX0-
17NC
18HPD
19DDC_DAT
20DDC_CLK

DFP-compliant MDR-20

DVI (Digital Visual Interface) connector