ATEN CS1942DP Desktop KVM Switch

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  • Superior video quality
  • 2- Port USB 3.1 Gen 1 hub
  • HDCP Compliant
  • Power on detection

Product Description

ATEN CS1942DP Desktop KVM Switch

he ATEN CS1942DP desktop KVM switch helps organize your desktop. Especially when managing a multimedia workstation at a large organization, CS1942DP provides you with instant access to two or four computers, all through a single USB keyboard, USB mouse and two DisplayPort monitors.

Advanced video support provides a better-defined DisplayPort connection with video resolutions up to 4K (4096 x 2160 / 3840 x 2160 @ 60 Hz). Incorporating dual display capability, you are allowed to enjoy a wider screen and easily switch between two or four DisplayPort systems. In addition, featuring a built-in USB 3.1 Gen 1 hub, the CS1942DP delivers unprecedented data transfer rates up to 5 Gbps, allowing you to maximize multimedia operations.

Engineered to meet the ever-increasing demand for dual display, ultra-fast data transmission rates, and lossless 4K video resolution, the CS1942DP is specifically designed for where multitasking is needed such as design, financial trading, and video post production.

• One USB keyboard and mouse controls two DisplayPort computers and share two USB peripherals
• Supports Quad Display by connecting two Dual Display KVM switches
• Supports superior video quality - Up to 4K (4096 x 2160 / 3840 x 2160 @ 60 Hz)
• Computer Selection via front panel, hotkeys, mouse, and RS-232 commands
• 2- Port USB 3.1 Gen 1 hub with SuperSpeed 5 Gbps data transfer rates
• Supports DisplayPort Dual-Mode technology (DP++)*
• Supports MST (Multi-Stream Transport)
• Supports Console keyboard emulation / bypass feature
• Supports Console mouse emulation / bypass feature
• Independent switching of KVM, USB, and Audio
• Multilingual keyboard mapping - supports English, French, Japanese, and German keyboards
• HDCP Compliant
• Supports HD audio**
• Power on detection
• Firmware upgradable

*DisplayPort Dual-Mode technology (DP++) does not require an active adapter for most single display setups. Active DisplayPort adapters are recommended if you are unsure of the video source's DP++ compatibility.
**HD audio through DisplayPort cannot be switched independently

Technical Specification

ATEN CS1942DP Desktop KVM Switch


Device Type KVM / audio / USB switch - 2 ports
Enclosure Type Desktop
Subtype DisplayPort
Ports 2 x KVM / audio
KVM Local Users Qty 2 local users
Keyboard / Mouse Interface USB
Max Resolution 4096 x 2160 / 3840 x 2160 @ 60 Hz
Features Firmware upgradable, HDCP compliant, 4K resolution support, metal housing, daisy-chaining support, built-in 2-port USB 3.1 hub, DisplayPort Dual-Mode technology (DP++)
Compliant Standards USB 3.1 Gen 1
Built-in Devices USB 3.1 Gen 1 hub

Expansion / Connectivity

Interfaces 2 x keyboard (USB) / mouse (USB) Type A ¦ 2 x DisplayPort output ¦ 2 x microphone input mini-jack ¦ 2 x headphones output mini-jack ¦ 1 x network stack device RJ-45 ¦ 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type B ¦ 2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type A ¦ 2 x microphone output mini-jack ¦ 2 x headphones input mini-jack ¦ 4 x DisplayPort input


Power Device External power adapter
Power Provided 12 V


Cables Included 4 x DisplayPort cable ¦ 2 x USB cable ¦ 4 x audio cable

Dimensions & Weight

Width 33.5 cm
Depth 15.66 cm
Height 4.4 cm
Weight 1.54 kg

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature 0 °C
Max Operating Temperature 50 °C
Humidity Range Operating 0 - 80% (non-condensing)
Min Storage Temperature -20 °C
Max Storage Temperature 60 °C

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