1. FreeJuice100's Avatar
    I've been browsing Amazon for a HDMI cable to mirror my Nexus 7. I noticed some HDMI adapters have a mirco USB slot so you can charge your device while connected to the TV.

    Could I use that micro USB slot to connect a OTG cable w/ a flash drive while mirroring my N7? I would assume I could. If so, anyone have any recommendations for a good adapter/cable?

    Thanks in advance :-)
    12-31-2013 07:17 PM
  2. achiquitachaser's Avatar
    Bump, I'd be curious about an answer too

    Sent from my Nexus 7 using Tapatalk
    01-01-2014 08:48 AM
  3. Barracuda7772's Avatar
    Me too as I'd like to use a ps3 controller via USB OTG while playing on a larger screen

    Sent from my Nexus 7 using Tapatalk
    01-01-2014 09:20 AM
  4. darth android's Avatar
    Sorry to panic your kernel, but i don't think this can happen. Micro usb ports designed to transfer power and data are two different things. I believe the one in the cable is just power.

    I find your lack of faith in android disturbing.
    01-02-2014 06:30 PM
  5. Meisiek's Avatar
    You can't. Slimport switches between USB or HDMI. USB and HDMI is not possible at the same time.

    You'll find more details here:
    AnandTech | Hands on with the Analogix SlimPort microUSB to HDMI and VGA adapters
    01-08-2014 03:05 AM

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