For this week’s giveaway, we’ve teamed up with Astropad to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win a Luna Display adapter. The Luna Display is a handy little dongle that’s designed to turn your iPad into a second screen for your Mac.
You may be familiar with the Astropad software, which mirrors the Mac’s display to an iPad, but the Luna Display extends the Mac’s display to the iPad instead of mirroring it for full second screen functionality.
Using Mini DisplayPort or USB-C, the Luna Display plugs right into your Mac and then works with the iPad using the Luna Display software for Mac and iPad. Setup takes just a few seconds and the [...]
Last week, the team behind the Luna Display adapter that’s designed to turn the iPad into a second display for any Mac published an article outlining how the adapter was used to morph a current iPad Pro into a display for Apple’s newest Mac mini.
The Mac mini ships sans display, which means if you have an iPad, it can be used as the Mac mini’s sole display. We thought the idea was interesting, so we decided to try it out in our latest YouTube video.
Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. The Luna Display is a little adapter that plugs into the USB-C port on your Mac (for older Macs, there’s a Mini DisplayPort version). [...]
Introduced as a Kickstarter project in 2017, Astropad’s Luna Display adapter turns any iPad into a second wireless display for the Mac.
The Astropad software alone is designed to mirror the Mac’s display to an iPad, while the Luna Display, which plugs into a Mac using Mini DisplayPort or USB-C, extends the Mac display instead of mirroring it.
Once Luna Display is plugged into a Mac and the Luna Display software has been downloaded, a connected iPad serves as an extension of the Mac, letting Mac content be accessed directly from an iPad.
Astropad began taking pre-orders for Luna Display back in July, and with those orders fulfilled, the [...]
Astropad today introduced new updates for both its Astropad Studio and Astropad Standard apps, bringing support for the Luna Display adapter, which is also now available for pre-order.
Introduced as a Kickstarter project last year, the Luna Display is designed to turn any iPad into a wireless second display for the Mac.
Astropad alone mirrors the Mac display, but Luna Display is designed to extend the Mac display rather than simply mirror it.
The Luna Display adapter plugs into a Mac using Mini DisplayPort or USB-C, and then after downloading the app, the Luna Display serves as an extension of the Mac, letting Mac content be accessed directly from an [...]