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How to Connect an M1/M2 Apple Macbook Air to an External Monitor

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This is a tutorial and guide for connecting your Apple M1 or Apple M2 Macbook air to an external monitor. Check out my recommended dongles below:
πŸ›’ Walmart USA
πŸ›’ All USB-C to HDMI (B&H) –
πŸ›’ Yeolibo USB-C to HDMI (mine) eBay –
πŸ›’ USB-C to HDMI (Simple/Affordable) –
πŸ›’ USB-C to Display Port –

Video Chapters:
0:00 – About & Older Macbooks
0:21 – External Monitor Ports
0:51 – USB-C to HDMI Dongle (link below)
1:18 – Macbook Air to Monitor Setup
1:41 – Display Settings and Orientation
2:51 – Closing the Lid or External Keyboard & Mouse
3:23 – My list of dongles (links below)


My YouTube Audio/Video Setup:
β–ΊSony FX3 –
β–ΊSony A7C –
β–ΊPanasonic GH5s –
β–ΊPanasonic GH5 –
β–ΊPanasonic Leica 15mm f1.7 –
β–ΊPanasonic G85 -…

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