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2-Port USB DVI Dual Display KVMP™ Switch
CS1642A

The CS1642A 2-Port USB DVI Dual View KVMP™ Switch is a multi-application device that integrates a 2-port KVM switch with 2-port USB hub. The newest version now supports Quad-View functionality with two Dual View KVM Switches connected.


The new CS1642A features multi-view capabilities, which allow two switches to be daisy chained for a dual, triple, or quadview display across multi-monitor installations. The CS1642A supports advanced nVidia 3D Vision ready 120Hz 3D displaying,allowing you to manage various 3D visual effects. It allows you to manipulate all connected computers from a single console to save resources and work space. It enables each computer to access connected peripherals on a one-computer-at-a-time basis, making it ideal for users who need delicate visual effects and multi-tasking on several computers. The CS1642A is perfect for graphic designers, banking and financial consultants, gamers and medical professionals-demanding a high quality switch that provides stunning color, clarity and functionality.

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Package Contents

  • 1x CS1642A 2-Port USB DVI Dual View KVMP™ Switch
  • 4x Custom DVI-D Dual Link Cable Sets
  • 1x Power Adapter
  • 1x User Instructions
  • One dual-screen USB console controls two/four dual-screen computers and two additional USB devices
  • Multi-View Display – Easily connect two CS1642A/1644A's units for a second dual-screen setup controlled through a single connection
  • Superior video quality – 2560 x 1600 at 60Hz (DVI Dual link); and 3D displays up to 1920 x 1200 at 120Hz (DVI Single link)
  • Supports widescreen resolutions
  • Independent switching of KVM, USB, and Audio focus
  • DVI digital and analog monitor support – fully compliant with DVI specifi cations; and HDCP compliant
  • Multiplatform support – Windows 2000/XP/Vista, Linux *, Mac, Sun,and FreeBSD
  • Sun/Mac keyboard support and emulation **
  • Video DynaSync, exclusive ATEN technology, to eliminate boot-up display problems and optimizes resolution when switching between ports

    * Supports Linux Kernel 2.6 and higher. The CS1642A has a builtin USB 2.0 hub, so will not support PCs or OS that do not support USB 2.0.
    ** PC keyboard combinations emulate Mac keyboards.
    ** Mac keyboards only work with their own computers.
Computer Connections2
Port SelectionHotkey, Pushbutton, Mouse
Connectors
Console Ports2 x USB Type A Female (White, rear panel)
2 x DVI-I Female (White)
1 x Mini Stereo Jack Female (Green)
1 x Mini Stereo Jack Female (Pink)
KVM Ports2 x USB Type B Female (white)
4 x DVI-I Female (white)
2 x Mini Stereo Jack Female (Green)
2 x Mini Stereo Jack Female (Pink)
Daisy Chain Ports1 x RJ-45 Female (rear panel)
Power1 x DC Jack
USB Hub2 x USB Type A Female (Black; 1 x front panel; 1 x rear panel)
Switches
Selected3 x Pushbutton
Emulation
Keyboard / MouseUSB
VideoDVI Dual Link: 2560 x 1600 at 60Hz; 1920 x 1200 at 120Hz (3D Display)
Scan Interval1-99 secs. (5 secs. default)
Power ConsumptionDC 5.3 V, 10.6 W
Environmental
Operating Temperature0–50°C
Storage Temperature-20–60°C
Humidity0-80% RH, Non-condensing
Physical Properties
HousingPlastic + Metal
Weight0.56 kg ( 1.23 lb )
Dimensions (L x W x H)26.23 x 7.68 x 4.40 cm
(10.33 x 3.02 x 1.73 in.)



DescriptionVer.Release DateFile Name
Firmware Upgradev1.1.104 cs1642a_for_windows_v1.1.104.zip
Firmware Upgradev1.1.103 cs1642a_for_windows_v1.1.103.zip
Firmware Upgradev1.1.102 cs1642a_for_windows_v1.1.102.zip
Firmware Upgradev1.1.101 cs1642a_for_windows_v1.1.101.zip
Firmware Upgradev1.0.070 cs1642a_for_mac_v1.0.070.zip
Firmware Upgradev1.0.066 cs1642a_for_windows_v1.0.066.zip
Firmware Upgradev1.0.069 cs1642a_for_mac_v1.0.069.zip
Firmware Upgradev1.0.064 cs1642a_for_windows_v1.0.064.zip
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