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ATEN Launches Industry’s First Hybrid KVMP™ Switch with 4K USB-C Connectivity

The CS1953 3-Port USB-C DisplayPort Hybrid KVMP Switch is mobile and productive for professional and commercial workstation applications

Taipei, Taiwan (September 30, 2020)
– ATEN International, the leading provider of AV/IT connectivity and management solutions, today launches the CS1953, the industry’s first 3-Port USB-C DisplayPort Hybrid KVMP Switch, which boasts KVM efficiency with a unique USB-C capability to combine mobility and ergonomic desktop style for both professional and commercial workstation applications. By connecting to PCs and a display through DisplayPort ports, users can expect a high-performance viewing experience with fast switching between computers.

The CS1953 offers 4K superior viewing quality with SuperSpeed access to a wide range of peripherals. The increasingly popular USB-C interface enables quick charging to mobile devices, high-speed data access and A/V performance all through one cable. With USB-C connectivity, no extra docking station is required when connecting a USB-C device, saving desktop space for improved productivity. This KVMP switch is aimed to elevate desktop productivity with improved mobility. It is not only suitable for design and general office applications, but is also perfectly applicable in the finance and healthcare industries.


Key features include:

l   USB-C for Space-Cost Efficiency – The CS1953 boasts the increasingly popular USB-C interface to facilitate a plug-n-play connection to mobile devices (laptops, tablets, smartphones) without going through a docking station, making it a true space and money saver for your desktop workspace

l   DisplayPort for Exceptional AV Performance The CS1953 supports DisplayPort connectivity between up to two computers, a monitor, and a mobile device (over USB-C). It brings 4K superior viewing quality to your desktop, revealing all your visual content, text and numerical digits in outstanding precision

l   By enabling the USB-C device power delivery 3.0 standard, your mobile devices start charging upon connection to the CS1953, elevating your desktop productivity with even quicker mobility

l   SuperSpeed Data AccessSuperb 5 Gbps data transfer rate to connected USB 3.1 peripherals, including cameras, printers, USB flash drives, etc. 


The CS1953 offers 4K superior viewing quality with SuperSpeed access to a wide range of peripherals

About ATEN

ATEN International Co., Ltd. (TWSE: 6277), established in 1979, is the leading provider of IT connectivity and management solutions. Offering integrated KVM, Professional Audiovisual, and Intelligent Power solutions, ATEN products connect, manage, and optimize electronics in corporate, government, industrial, educational, and retail environments. ATEN has 640+ issued international patents and a global R&D team that produces a constant stream of innovative solutions, resulting in a comprehensive portfolio of products available worldwide.


Headquartered in Taiwan, ATEN International Co., Ltd. has grown to include subsidiaries and regional offices in China, Japan, Korea, Belgium, Australia, the U.S., the U.K., Russia, Turkey, Poland, India, and Romania – with R&D centers in Taiwan, China, and Canada. 


For more information about ATEN, please visit www.aten.com.

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