Mac

Mac 2017 Models Compatibility with EIZO Monitors

1. Outline 

We have tested the display compatibility between MacBook (USB Type-C port) / MacBook Pro, iMac (Thunderbolt 3 port) models and EIZO monitors.

Note: This information is provided based on our in-house testing and we do not guarantee the compatibility in respective user environments.

[Item of validation]

  • Displays BIOS image correctly
  • Displays the image correctly with the recommended resolution and refresh rate.
  • Plug & Play works correctly
  • Colors of the image are correct
  • Noise and blinking do not occur
  • "Power save", "Sleep" and "Shut down" work correctly

2. Applicable Monitors 

FlexScan series, ColorEdge series

3. Validation Result

MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, 2017)
MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2017)
MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2017)
iMac (Retina 4K, 21.5-inch, 2017)
iMac Pro (Retina 5K, 27-inch, 2017)

 

Notes:

  • Displaying image is not available with Apple Thunderbolt 3 (USB Type-C) - Thunderbolt 2 conversion adapter + DisplayPort cable (EIZO PM200) .
  • Additional USB Type-C - USB conversion adapter is required when using ColorNavigator 6.
 

MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, 2017)

GPU: Intel HD Graphics 615
OS: macOS Sierra (10.12.5)

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  USB Type-C - DisplayPort cable USB Type-C cable
Startech CDP2DPMM6B j5 create JCA141 EIZO CC200SS
FlexScan EV3237 Yes Yes
EV2780 Yes*2
EV2750 Yes Yes
EV2730Q Yes Yes
EV2456 Yes Yes
EV2451 Yes Yes
EV2450 Yes Yes
ColorEdge CG318-4K Yes Yes
CG248-4K*1 Yes Yes
CG277 Yes Yes
CG2730 Yes Yes
CG247X Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)
CG2420 Yes Yes
CS2730 Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)
CS2420 Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)
CS230 Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)

*1 Firmware version 1.0009 or later. Download the latest version from here.
*2 Signal error may occur when USB-C Display Mode is “Extra”. Image is displayed properly with “Normal” Mode (default setting).

 

MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2017)

GPU: Intel Iris Plus Graphics 650
OS: macOS Sierra (10.12.5)

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  USB Type-C - DisplayPort cable USB Type-C cable
Startech CDP2DPMM6B j5 create JCA141 EIZO CC200SS
FlexScan EV3237 Yes Yes
EV2780 Yes
EV2750 Yes Yes
EV2730Q Yes Yes
EV2456 Yes Yes
EV2451 Yes Yes
EV2450 Yes Yes
ColorEdge CG318-4K Yes Yes
CG248-4K*1 Yes Yes
CG277 Yes Yes
CG2730 Yes Yes
CG247X Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)
CG2420 Yes Yes
CS2730 Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)
CS2420 Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)
CS230 Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)

*1 Firmware version 1.0009 or later. Download the leatest version from here.
 

MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2017)

GPU: Radeon Pro 560、Intel HD Graphics 630
OS: macOS Sierra (10.12.5)

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  USB Type-C - DisplayPort cable USB Type-C cable
Startech CDP2DPMM6B j5 create JCA141 EIZO CC200SS
FlexScan EV3237 Yes Yes
EV2780 Yes
EV2750 Yes Yes
EV2730Q Yes Yes
EV2456 Yes Yes
EV2451 Yes Yes
EV2450 Yes Yes
ColorEdge CG318-4K Yes Yes
CG248-4K*1 Yes Yes
CG277 Yes Yes
CG2730 Yes Yes
CG247X Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)
CG2420 Yes Yes
CS2730 Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)
CS2420 Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)
CS230 Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)

 

iMac (Retina 4K, 21.5-inch, 2017)

GPU: Radeon Pro 555
OS: macOS Sierra (10.12.5)

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  USB Type-C - DisplayPort cable USB Type-C cable
Startech CDP2DPMM6B j5 create JCA141 EIZO CC200SS
FlexScan EV3237 Yes Yes
EV2780 Yes
EV2750 Yes Yes
EV2730Q Yes Yes
EV2456 Yes Yes
EV2451 Yes Yes
EV2450 Yes Yes
ColorEdge CG318-4K Yes Yes
CG248-4K*1 Yes Yes
CG277 Yes Yes
CG2730 Yes Yes
CG247X Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)
CG2420 Yes Yes
CS2730 Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)
CS2420 Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)
CS230 Yes (Not evaluated) Yes (Not evaluated)

*1 Firmware version 1.0009 or later. Download the latest version from here.
 

iMac Pro (Retina 5K, 27-inch, 2017)

GPU: Radeon Pro Vega 56
OS: macOS High Sierra (10.13.2)

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  USB Type-C - DisplayPort
cable
USB Type-C - HDMI
adapter
USB Type-C cable
Startech CDP2DPMM6B Apple MJ1K2AM
+
EIZO HH200HS
EIZO CC200SS
FlexScan EV3237 Yes Yes*3 *4
EV2785 Yes Yes*3 Yes
EV2780 Yes Yes*3 Yes
EV2750 Yes Yes*3
EV2730Q Yes Yes*3
EV2456 Yes Yes*3
EV2451 Yes Yes*3
EV2450 Yes Yes*3
ColorEdge CG3145 Yes*2 No
CG318-4K Yes*2 No
CG248-4K*1 Yes*2 No
CG277 Yes*2 No
CG2730 Yes*2 Yes*3
CG247X Yes*2 Yes*3
CG2420 Yes*2 Yes*3
CS2730 Yes*2 Yes*3
CS2420 Yes*2 Yes*3
CS230 Yes*2 No

*1 Firmware version 1.0009 or later. Download the latest version from here.
*2 The monitor wakes up from power-save. However, before the monitor enters power save mode in the energy savings setting, the iMac screen’s brightness decreases, but if you turn off the connected monitor’s power, then the iMac’s screen brightness will not return to normal even if you operate the mouse or keyboard.
*3 It might be displayed outside specification of Apple-made USB-C Digital AV Multiport adapter.
*4 It takes a few minutes to display after the monitor goes from off to on.