Sun Video connector

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13 pin 13W3 FEMALE connector pin-out & layout

13 pin 13W3 FEMALE connector  at the computer

Sun manufactures high end computers that are capable of very high resolutions. They are able to output these various resolutions from the same card, this is determined at boot up by the manner in which sense lines (ID Bits) are terminated within the local monitor.

PinNameDescription
1GNDGround*
2VSYNCVertical Sync*
3SENSE2Sense #2
4SENSEGNDSense Ground
5CSYNCComposite Sync
6HSYNCHorizontal Sync*
7GNDGround*
8SENSE1Sense #1
9SENSE0Sense #0
10CGNDComposite Ground
RREDRed
GGREEN/GRAYGreen/Gray
BBLUEBlue

*) Considered obsolete, may not be connected.

Monitor-sense bits defined as:

ValueBit 2Bit 1Bit 0Resolution
0000?
1001Reserved
20101280 x 1024 76Hz
30111152 x 900 66Hz
41001152 x 900 76Hz 19"
5101Reserved
61101152 x 900 76Hz 16-17"
7111No monitor connected

See http://cvs.anu.edu.au:80/monitorconversion/and http://rugmd0.chem.rug.nl/~everdij/hitachi.htmlfor info on attaching old workstation monitors to VGA boards.

Signal type: analog

SUN Power connector

VESA-compliant P&D - EVC