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16-Port Video Switch


The VS1601 Video Switch is a control unit that allows you to conveniently display the video output of sixteen separate computer systems on a single monitor, or via a multimedia projector. It features stereo audio support; easy computer selection via pushbuttons; intelligent infrared (IR) remote control.

The VS1601 is rack mountable and occupies 1U of space; furthermore, it saves extra monitor space, extra power costs, and eliminates the inconvenience and wasted effort involved in constantly moving around from one computer to another.

Package Contents

  • 1x VS1601 Video Switch with Standard Rack Mounting Kit
  • 1x VGA/Audio Cable (1.8m)
  • 1x IR Remote Control Unit
  • 1x External IR receiver (1.8m)
  • 1x Power Adapter
  • 1x User Instructions
  • Displays the video output of sixteen separate computers on a single monitor or projector.
  • Supports up to 250 MHz bandwidth.
  • High resolution video up to 1920 x 1440 @60Hz; DDC; DDC2; DDC2B.
  • Supports VGA, SVGA, XVGA and MultiSync monitors.
  • Stereo audio support.
  • External IR receiver (1.8m) for maximum efficiency and convenience.
  • Fast and convenient computer selection via push buttons or infrared (IR) remote control.
  • Maintains high video resolution over long distances.
  • Duplicates and enhances video signal up to 65m (Max.) *
  • Designed for enterprise use - 1U in size and rack mountable.

    *  Video content sent over very long distance using a VGA cable might result in slight degradation of the video signal and quality.

16-Port Video Switch

Computer Connections16
Port SelectionPushbutton, IR Remote Control
Video In16 x HDB-15 Male (Blue)
Audio Inputs16 x Mini Stereo Jack Female (Green)
Video Output1 x HDB-15 Female (Blue)
Audio Outputs1 x Mini Stereo Jack Female (Green)
IR1 x Mini Stereo Jack Female (Black)
Power1 x DC Jack
Power1 x Rocker
Port (Up)1 x Pushbutton
Port (Down)1 x Pushbutton
On Line /Selected16 (Orange/Green)
VGA Display On/Off1 (Blue)
Video1920 x 1440 @ 60Hz (max); DDC2B
Signal Range65 m
Power ConsumptionDC5V, 2.5W
Operating Temperature0-50°C
Storage Temperature-20-60°C
Humidity0 - 80% RH, Non-Condensing
Physical Properties
Weight2.80 kg ( 6.17 lb )
Dimensions (L x W x H)43.72 x 15.81 x 4.40 cm
(17.21 x 6.22 x 1.73 in.)
NoteFor some of rack mount products, please note that the standard physical dimensions of WxDxH are expressed using a LxWxH format.