Thinking of getting a mac mini for work.
Can I connect three monitors to it? If so, how?
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Yes, a mac mini can have multiple monitors connected to it. There are now very good USB to Video solutions on the market that will correct this limitation.
Choose a good Mac compatible USB to DVI or USB to VGA adapter. There are many available from different manufacturers. Look for adapters that contain the DisplayLink chip as these are Intel-Mac compatible.
Make sure you've downloaded the latest DisplayLink Mac Drivers, like these: http://sewelldirect.com/Drivers/DisplayLink-OSx-1.1.zip
When setting up multiple monitors choosing two of the same size is recommended.
I'd depending on your output resolution requirement I'd use a Triplehead2Go DP Edition to take a single output and split it into two (or three).
The obvious issue the th2g is that it not possible to to output higher than 4080 x 768 (3 x 1360 x 768). The device can do 5760 x 1080 (3 x 1920 x 1080) but the OS cannot choose the correct output settings.
You can also put dualhead2Go on the displayport output and then use the HDMI for the third monitor, this way each output on the dualHead can output up to 1920x1200 @ 50 or 60Hz.