Two-Port USB 2.0 KVM Switch supports two DVI displays.

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Combining 2-port KVM switch with 2-port USB 2.0 hub, CS1642 USB 2.0 DVI Dual View KVMP(TM) Switch allows users to access 2 computers with dual-screen support from USB keyboard, USB mouse, and dual-screen console. Unit functions as USB hub to permit each computer to access peripherals connected to hub on one computer at time basis. Video quality up to 2,560 x 1,600 pixels with DVI dual link and up to 1,920 x 1,200 with DVI single link is provided and unit also supports 2.1 channel surround sound.

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2-Port USB 2.0 DVI Dual View KVMP(TM) Switch Supports two high resolution Dual Link displays

The CS1642 USB 2.0 DVI Dual View KVMP(TM) Switch charts a revolutionary new direction in KVM (Keyboard, Video, Mouse) switch functionality by combining a 2-port KVM switch with a 2-port USB 2.0 hub at the same time as providing dual-screen support for two DVI displays, making it ideal for graphic designers, banking and finance consultants, medical applications, and gamers. The CS1642 also supports 2.1 channel surround sound to give a theater digital audio experience that enlivens video playback.

As a KVM switch, it allows users to access two computers with dual-screen support from a single USB keyboard, USB mouse, and dual-screen console. As a USB hub, it permits each computer to access any peripherals connected to the hub on a "one computer at a time" basis.

Patent NO.: CN ZL 99213861.2, TW 174875, US 6564275, CN ZL 01260527.1, TW 081926, US 6464197, TW I220489, TW 203183, US 6957287, CN ZL 02824593.8, US 7340556, US 7340556


2-port DVI Dual View KVMP switch with USB 2.0 support and 2.1 channel surround sound audio

One dual-screen USB console controls two dual-screen computers and two additional USB devices

2-port USB 2.0 hub built in

Fully compliant with the USB 2.0 specification

Full bass response provides a rich experience for 2.1 channel surround sound systems

Independent switching of KVM, USB, and Audio focus

DVI digital and analog monitor support - fully compliant with the DVI specifications; also HDCP compliant

Superior video quality - 2560x1600 (DVI Dual Link); 1920x1200 (DVI Single Link)

Supports widescreen resolutions

Computer selection via front panel pushbuttons and hotkeys

Multiplatform support - Windows, Linux, Mac, Sun

Console mouse port emulation / bypass feature supports most mouse drivers and multifunction mice

Video DynaSync(TM) - stores the console monitors EDID (Extended Display Identification Data) to optimize display resolution

Complete keyboard emulation for error-free booting

Sun/Mac keyboard support and emulation

Auto Scan Mode for monitoring all computers

Firmware upgradable

Package Content

1x CS1642 USB 2.0 DVI Dual View KVMP(TM) Switch

2x Custom USB DVI Dual Link 1.8 m Cables Sets (DVI-D)

2x Custom DVI Dual Link 1.8 m Cables (DVI-D)

1x USB-to-PS/2 Converter

1x Firmware Upgrade Cable

1x Power Adapter

1x User Manual

1x Quick Start Guide

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