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2-port Compact PS/2 KVM Switch

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  • Quantity: 99
  • Weight: 1.70 Lbs
  • UPC: 037332140050
  • Vendor Part #: B004-VPA2-K-RB004-VPA2-K-R

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The B004-VPA2-K-R is a 2-port Compact PS/2 KVM Switch with optional audio and microphone switching function. It allows you to access, control, boot and reboot two PS/2-enabled computers from a single console (keyboard, monitor and mouse). The independent audio/mic switching function allows an uninterrupted audio experience - you can continue listening to audio even when you switch to the other computer.

ManufacturerTripp Lite
Manufacturer Part NumberB004-VPA2-K-R
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://www.tripplite.com
Brand NameTripp Lite
Product ModelB004-VPA2-K-R
Product NameB004-VPA2-K-R 2-Port KVM Switch
Product TypeKVM Switch
Product UPC037332140050
Technical Information:
Number of Computers2
Number of Users1
Video SignalsQXGA
Graphics Resolution2048 x 1536
Interfaces/Ports:
User/Console Ports1 x 6-pin mini-DIN (PS/2) Keyboard
1 x 6-pin mini-DIN (PS/2) Mouse
1 x 15-pin HD-15 Monitor
1 x 3.5mm Mini-phone Audio
1 x 3.5mm Mini-phone Microphone
Computer Ports2 x 15-pin HD-15 Keyboard/Mouse/Video
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Package Contents
  • B004-VPA2-K-R 2-Port KVM Switch
  • Compact 2-port PS/2 KVM Switch with Audio
  • (2) PS/2 KVM Cable Kits and (2) 3.5mmAudio Cable Kits
  • Owners Manual with Warranty Information
  • Warranty:
    Standard Warranty1 Year Limited

    Reviews

    Submited By: Tech 8086 on 12/28/2008
    Switch is compact and requires no external power. All cables are included. I ve had no issues switching between my XP and older Windows 98 system. Switching is instantaneous. Signal to the monitor is clean and the picture is crisp and clear. The unit does require cables be attached on all four sides, which can make placement and cable clutter an issue, but that s with any switch box. The keyboard switch commands are fantastic, so you can tuck the box out of sight and forget it if you want.

    The only problem I have with this unit, and why I cannot give it five stars, is the mouse support. I m using a Logitech Trackman Wheel trackball, and my computer detected it as a "wheelmouse" after attaching it to the switchbox. It also does not support high report rates on the PS/2 port for the mouse. I have my PS/2 report rate set to 200 so I can have the smoothest movement possible, but for some reason the switch is limiting the PS/2 polling. Gamers will definitely have an issue with this. My less than elegant solution was to just get a second trackball and plug that into my other computer, and not use the switchbox for switching the mouse. The unit works fine this way since it s powered by the keyboard PS/2 port.

    The box does have support for switching one audio out and a microphone, which is a plus if you just use desktop speakers or headphones as opposed to a surround sound system. You can even disable automatic audio switching so that you can listen to music on one computer while working on another.

    Overall I m satisfied with the unit, though I would prefer not having to use a second mouse.

    4 of 5 Stars!
    Submited By: Luis Marco Espinoza Torres on 09/12/2009
    Este producto lo compre para un amigo y resulto muy funcional, Ya estoy solicitando uno mas para mi uso personal

    5 of 5 Stars!
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    Review Average: Amount of Reviews
    5 stars, based on 2

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