Aten CS1708A KVM switch - (CS1708A) only $649.65

MFG Part #: CS1708A | WEB ID: 13169
Aten CS1708A, VGA, 2048 x 1536 pixels, Black, 1U, Power, 255s
8-Port USB - PS/2 VGA KVM Switch with USB Peripheral port

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Product Description

Aten CS1708A. Video port type: VGA. Maximum resolution: 2048 x 1536 pixels. Colour of product: Black, Rack mounting: 1U, LED indicators: Power. Scan interval: 255s. Power consumption (typical): 5W

- One USB-PS/2 console controls up to 8 computers
- Daisy-chain up to 31 additional units - control up to 256 computers from a single console
- Front accessible USB port allows each computer to access USB peripherals *
- Dual Interface - supports computers and console with PS/2 or USB keyboards and mice
- Multiplatform support - Windows, Linux, Mac and Sun
- Video DynaSync™ - stores the console monitor's EDID (Extended Display Identification Data) to optimize display resolution
- Supports USB keyboards for PC, Mac and Sun
- Auto PS/2 and USB interface detection
- USB / PS/2 keyboard and mouse emulation - computers boot even when the console focus is elsewhere
- Superior video quality - up to 2048 x 1536; DDC2B
- No software required - convenient computer selection via front panel pushbuttons, hotkeys and multilingual on-screen display (OSD) menus
- Auto-senses station's position on daisy-chained installations; no need for manual dip switch setting; front panel led indicates station's position
- Port names automatically reconfigured when station sequence is changed
- Two level password security; only authorized users view and control computers; up to four users and an administrator with separate profiles for each
- Auto Scan feature for monitoring user-selected computers
- Broadcast Mode - operation simultaneously performed on all selected computers... etc
- Hot pluggable - add or remove computers without having to power down the switch
- Buzzer on/off via hotkey and OSD
- Firmware upgrades to all the chained KVM switch at the same time via the daisy-chain cable
- Rack mountable in 19" system rack (1U)

* The USB peripheral function only works with USB cable set connections. It will not work with PS/2 cable set connections.

Package Contents

- 1x KVM Switch with Standard Rack Mounting Kit
- 1x 2L-5202P PS/2 KVM Cable
- 1x 2L-5202U USB KVM Cable
- 1x LIN5-27X6-U21G Console Cable
- 1x Firmware Upgrade Cable
- 1x Foot Pad Set(4 PCS)
- 1x 0AD6-1605-24EG Power Adapter
- 1x User Instructions

Technical Information

Technical Information


Built-in displayN

Ports & interfaces

Number of computers controlled8
Keyboard port typeN
Mouse port typeN
Video port typeVGA
USB 2.0 ports quantity1
DC-in jackY
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity9

Weight & dimensions

Width43.3 cm
Depth16 cm
Height4.4 cm
Weight2.66 kg


Power consumption (typical)5W

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T)0 - 50 °C
Storage temperature (T-T)-20 - 60 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H)0 - 80%


Ethernet LANN


Maximum resolution2048 x 1536 pixels


RoHS complianceY

Packaging content


Other features

Connectivity technologyWired
Compatible operating systemsWindows 2000/XP/Vista, Linux, Mac, Sun
Power requirementsDC 5.3 V
I/O ports1 x RJ-11


Colour of productBlack
Rack mounting1U
LED indicatorsPower


Scan interval255s


All products are protected by the Manufacturer’s warranty, unless otherwise specified. NCDS Canada guarantees that the products shipped to you are free of any defects; should your product be deemed defective we will happily exchange the item. If the item is no longer available, we will issue you a refund. Refurbished Products have a 30 day limited warranty, unless otherwise specified. For more information about product warranties, please see our Warranty Policy.