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ATEN CS1798 8-Port USB HDMI KVM Switch
  • ATEN CS1798 8-Port USB HDMI KVM Switch
  • ATEN CS1798 8-Port USB HDMI KVM Switch
  • ATEN CS1798 8-Port USB HDMI KVM Switch
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ATEN CS1798 8-Port USB HDMI KVM Switch

Manufacturer: ATEN

Item #: ATEN-CS1798   •   MFG #: CS1798

We are an authorized dealer for this series; however, the manufacturer does not permit online sales. Please contact a sales engineer at 1-800-522-2025 to complete your purchase.
Availability: Usually ships in 3-10 business days
This item is currently out of stock and will ship the minute we receive it – typically 3-10 business days. Need it sooner? Expedited delivery options may be available. Email [email protected] or call customer service at 800-522-2025 and we'll make it happen.


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    The CS1798 8-port USB HDMI KVM Switch is a multi-purpose appliance that consolidates access and control of up to 8 HDMI computers from a single USB keyboard, USB mouse, and monitor console.

    The CS1798 can be cascaded up to three levels - to control up to 512 computers - all from a single console.

    In addition the CS1798 features multi-display functionality, which enables the use of standard USB cables to stack up to eight switches in a multi-display installation where each computer is fitted with multiple video cards. It allows you to contrast, analyse and monitor video output in convenient ways, substantially simplifying the working environment.

    Furthermore, the CS1798 comes with ATEN's on-screen display (OSD) function, which can access any computer connected to the installation, it also offers OSD confi guration backup/restore to save/back up the OSD settings and restore them as needed.

    The CS1798 provides multimedia keyboard support and is audio enabled. You can listen to the audio output of each computer on two sets of speakers (on a one at- a-time basis).

    • Features

      • One USB console controls up to eight HDMI interface computers and two additional USB 2.0 devices
      • HDMI compatible
      • Cascadable to three levels-control up to 512 computers*1
      • Multi-Display feature - stack up to eight CS1798 units and display video from up to eight monitors(dual display/triple display/quad display/multi-display)
      • 2-port USB 2.0 hub built in
      • Computer selection via front panel pushbuttons, hotkeys, and multilingual on-screen display (OSD)
      • Independent switching of KVM and USB focus
      • OSD Backup/Restore feature-enables the administrator to back up the switch's configuration and user profile information
      • Firmware upgradable
      • Video DynaSync - exclusive ATEN technology eliminates boot-up display problems and optimizes resolution when switching between ports
      • Superior video quality-supports up to 1080p / 1920 x [email protected]
      • Supports widescreen resolutions
      • Audio enabled-full bass response provides a rich experience for 2.1 channel surround sound systems
      • Console audio ports on front panel for easy access
      • Auto Scan Mode for monitoring all computers
      • HDCP compatible
      • Multiplatform support-Windows, Linux, Mac, Sun
      • Console mouse port emulation/bypass feature supports most mouse drivers and multifunction mice
      • Complete keyboard emulation for error-free booting
      • Mac/Sun keyboard support and emulation*2.3.
      • Multilingual OSD supports English, German, Japanese, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Russian, and French
      • Multilingual keyboard mapping - supports English (US), English (UK), German (GER.), German (SWISS), French, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Traditional Chinese, and Simplified Chinese

        Note : Enable mouse emulation for independent switching
      • 1. CS1798 cascade to CS1798 only.
      • 2. For PC compatible computers. Mac and Sun computers must be compatible with USB connections.
      • 3. PC keyboard combinations emulate Mac/Sun keyboards; Mac/Sun keyboards work only with their own computers.
    • Specifications

      • Computer Connections
      • Direct: 8
      • Maximum: 512 (via Cascade)
      • Port Selection: OSD, Hotkey, Pushbutton

      • Console Ports: 2x USB Type A Female (Black), 1x HDMI Female, 2x Mini Stereo Jack Female (Green; 1 x front panel, 1x rear panel)
      • KVM Ports: 8x USB Type B Female (White), 8x HDMI Female (White), 8x Mini Stereo Jack Female (Green)
      • Firmware Upgrade: 1 x RJ11 Female (Black)
      • Power: 1x DC Jack
      • USB Hub: 2x USB Type A Female (White) (1 x front panel, 1 x rear panel)

      • Port Selection: 8x Pushbutton
      • Reset: 1x Semi-recessed Pushbutton
      • Firmware Upgrade: 1x Slide Switch

      • USB Link: 8 (Green)
      • Power: 1 (Dark Green)
      • On Line /Selected: 8 (Orange)

      • Keyboard / Mouse: USB
      • Video: 1080p / 1920 x 1200 (DVI)
      • Scan Interval: 1 - 255 Seconds (Default: 5 secs)
      • Power Consumption: DC 5.0V; 12.0W

      • Operating Temperature: 0 - 50°C
      • Storage Temperature: -20 - 60°C
      • Humidity: 0 - 80% RH, Non-condensing

        Physical Properties
      • Housing: Metal
      • Weight: 3.49 kg ( 7.69 lb )
      • Dimensions (L x W x H): 43.24 x 25.72 x 4.40 cm (17.02 x 10.13 x 1.73 in.)
    • Item Includes

      • 1x 8-Port USB HDMI KVM Switch with Rack Mounting Kit
      • 2x Custom USB HDMI KVM Cable Sets (2L-7D02UH)
      • 1x Firmware Upgrade Cable
      • 1x Power Adapter
      • 1x Foot Pad Set (4 pcs)
      • 1x Quick Start Guide
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