8-Port Secure Matrix HDMI 1.4 KVM Switch with 2-Video Outputs


Replaced by: Avocent Cybex SCM185
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Input Ports: 8
Video Type: HDMI 1.4

Vertiv Cybex SCM185H Brochure (PDF)
Vertiv Cybex SCM185H Quick Install Guide (PDF)

The Cybex SCM 185H secure desktop Matrix KVM switch offers a proven solution for guarding against cyber intrusion at the desktop. This switch is certified to meet the requirements of the latest NIAP Protection Profile for Peripheral Sharing Devices version 3.0. And it also provide users with high resolution compatibility utilizing HDMI 1.4 technology.

Cybex SCM185H Features & Benefits

  • Compliant with NIAP Protection Profile for Peripheral Sharing Switch, version 3.0
  • 8-Port KVM Switch with (2) video outputs
    • Independently switched display connections - situational awareness of any two connected systems
    • Use for two monitors, or pair with extender to send to a central display
  • Support for HDMI 1.4 (or DVI with adapter) high resolutions up to UHD 4K (3840x2160 @30 Hz)
  • Unidirectional Optical Data Diodes assure USB peripheral isolation enabling data flow from devices to host only
  • Always-on active anti-tampering system
  • Dedicated Peripheral Port (DPP) for connecting authentication devices such as biometric readers and smart card readers
  • Hardware-based peripheral isolation loads all firmware on ROM with no keyboard buffering or memory
  • Full USB device filtering to assure support for keyboard and mouse only
  • Mouse and keyboard switching via emulation assures zero delay in switching time between connected sources

 Avocent Cybex (by Vertiv) SCM145H Back / Rear
Avocent SCM145H (4-Port) Back View

Cybex SCM185H Specifications

Height 1.7 in (42 mm)
Width 17.3 in (439 mm)
Depth7.3 in (439 mm)
Weight5.4 lbs (2.5 kg)
Enclosure MaterialSteel with Plastic Front Panel
System Connections8
Video Connections2 - independently switched
Video TypeHDMI 1.4
Max ResolutionUHD 4K - 3840x2160 @30 Hz
Console PeripheralsUSB Type-A
Computer PeripheralsUSB Type-B
Dedicated Peripheral Port (CAC/DPP)1
Audio Input/Output1 x 3.5mm stereo female
Operating Temperature32° to 104°F (0° to 40°C)
Storage Temperature-4° to 122°F (-20° to 50°C)
Humidity0-80% RH, non-condensing
Operating Voltage100 to 240VAC
Power Consumption45W Max Internal
Device Support
CertificationsCE, RCM, FCC class B, VCCI, TUV US, TUV Canada
Warranty2 Years