AdderLink X-series VGA/PS2 KVM Receiver



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The AdderLink X-KVM-R-IEC is a X Series X KVM which offers KVM extension for high density environments and CAT6 installations. Convenient and remote control of a PC or KVM switch over 200m (650 ft) of UTP cable, the X Series X KVM is designed with CAT6 in mind. This Adder KVM receiver is ideal for use in call centers, data centers and other high density environments where optimization of rack space is essential when used in conjunction with Adder X-DV/T or Xpro KVM switches.

Adder X-KVM/R Features:

  • High video quality at a resolution of up to 1600 x 1280
  • Includes CPU connection cable for easy installation
  • Password security prevents unauthorized use
  • Flash upgradeable via the keyboard port
  • Supports automatic and manual video compensation
  • Power - The receiver unit is powered by an external 5V DC, 2A power supply with an IEC power cable connection. A country specific power cord is provided.
  • Flash upgrades - remote units are flash upgradeable to take advantage of product enhancements and upgrades. The units may be flash upgraded via the PS/2 keyboard ports from a connected computer. Flash upgrade mode is accessed using option switches mounted on the side of the remote units.
  • Password protection mode - may be locked using a hotkey combination from the keyboard if a password has been loaded into the unit. The unit may then only be unlocked using the password. The video is blanked whilst the remote unit is locked.
  • Spike suppression - fitted with spike suppression circuits.
  • Application - not suitable for linking between buildings.
  • Video compensation - Adjustable video compensation amplifiers enable the video sharpness to be adjusted using the keyboard.
  • Keyboard control - The cable equalization are controlled in 'configuration mode' using the keyboard attached to the remote (KVM console-end) unit.
  • Indicators - The receiver units are fitted with a link/activity indicator that shows the link status and indicate keyboard and mouse data activity.

Adder X-KVM-R Package Includes:

  • Remote KVM Receiver (console-end) unit
  • IEC style power supply and power cord
  • Safety and installation leaflet
  • CD manual
  • Stick on rubber feet

Note: the X-Series rack panels are not included and need to be purchased separately as required

Adder X-KVM-R Specifications:

MechanicalRemote Receiver Unit
Height 1 in. (26 mm.)
Width 4.8 in. (122 mm.)
Depth2.9 in. (75 mm.)
Weight0.7 lb. (320 g.)
Rack Space16 units fit into 2U of rack space
ComputerN/A - Requires Transmitter Unit or KVM
 (each sold separately)
CATx cable1 x RJ45
Optional power adapter2.5mm DC jack
Keyboard1 x purple 6-pin mini-DIN female
Mouse1 x green 6-pin mini-DIN female
Monitor1 x blue 15-pin high-density D-type female
Temperature Tolerance 0-40°C (32 to 104°F)
Humidity Tolerance5 to 60% non condensing
Operating Voltage100-240VAC
Power Frequency50-60Hz
Usage5VDC at 500mA
Video Resolutions 
1600 x 1280 up to 100 meters/330 ft
1024 x 768up to 200 meters/650 ft
DistanceUp to 200 meters / 650 ft using CATx cable (x=5,5e,6,7).
TechnologyDifferential analogue signaling for video signals, differential digital signaling for PS/2 keyboard, PS/2 mouse, RS232. Signals are multiplexed so that only one CATx cable is required
Computer/KVMCompatible with desktop, rack mount and laptop PCs with PS/2 keyboard and mouse connections
Operating SystemCompatible with all major operating systems including DOS; OS/2; UNIX; MS Windows 9x, NT, 2000, XP;NetWare and RS6000
KeyboardSupports PS/2 style keyboards with
6-pin mini-DIN connectors
MouseSupports a wide range of PS/2 style 2 button, 3 button, wheel, IntelliMouse (3 button with wheel), IntelliMouse Explorer (5 button with wheel) and other mice that support the Microsoft mouse signaling protocols
ApprovalsFCC class A, CE marked