Gefen CAT5 5000HD USB KVM Extender



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The Gefen EXT-CAT5-5000HD extends your dual DVI displays and USB up to 150 feet away from your DVI or HDMI source.

Gefen EXT-CAT5-5000HD Backside

Gefen EXT-CAT5-5000HD Receiver & Sender Backside

How the Gefen EXT-CAT5-5000HD works:

The EXT-CAT5-5000HD sender unit sits next to your computer. The cables supplied with the EXT-CAT5-5000HD connects your DVI source(s) and USB to the send unit. The EXT-CAT5-5000HD receiver unit sits next to your DVI displays - up to 150 feet away.  The displays and USB plug into the back of the EXT-CAT5-5000HD receiver unit. Four CAT-5 cables connect the EXT-CAT5-5000HD-S and the EXT-CAT5-5000HD-R units to each other.

*Note: For distances over 100 ft. shielded CAT-5 cable for video is recommended for optimal video quality. The DDC CAT-5 cable does not need to be shielded.

Gefen EXT-CAT5-5000HD Diagram

Gefen EXT-CAT5-5000HD Diagram

Gefen EXT-CAT5-5000HD Features:

  • Uses CAT-5 cable for DDC and control signals
  • Extends any DVI (Digital Video Interface) compliant device up to 150 from the computer
  • Extends USB 1.1 compliant devices up to 150 from the computer
  • Saves space on your desktop Increases productivity
  • Eliminates computer noise where you work
  • Supports VESA Standard resolutions and HDTV resolution
  • Supports DDWG standard for DVI compliant monitors
  • HDCP compliant
  • Installs in minutes

Gefen EXT-CAT5-5000HD Package Includes:

  • the CAT5•5000HD-S
  • the CAT5•5000HD-R
  • Two 6 foot DVI to HDMI cables
  • One 6 foot USB cable
  • Two 5V Power Supply
  • User's Manual

Gefen EXT-CAT5-5000HD Specifications:

Height 1.75 in.(4.44 cm.)
Width 8.4 in. (21.33 cm.)
Depth 4.4 in. (11.17 cm.)
Shipping weight 7 lbs. (3.17 kg.)
Supply 5V DC (External)
Consumption 15 Watts (max)  
Video HDMI Input Connector 19 pin Type A
Video DVI Output Connector DVI-I (29 pin) female, Supports ONLY Digital Signals
Link Connector RJ-45
USB Input USB type "B" Connector
USB Output Two USB type "A" connectors
Video Amplifier Bandwidth 1.65 GHz
Input Video Signal 1.2 Volts p-p
Input DDC Signal 5 volts p-p (TTL)
Single Link Range 1080P/1920 x 1200