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2-Port KVM & KVMPs

2-Port 4K Dual View DisplayPort KVMP with USB 3.0 Hub and Audio

2-Port DisplayPort Dual View
MPN: GCS1942

UPC: 881317516671

Sale price$449.95

  • Maximize your high-end multi-monitor workstation with superior video resolution
  • Share dual Cinema 4K DisplayPort monitors (4096 x 2160 @60Hz)
  • Operate 2 DisplayPort computers with 1 keyboard, mouse, and 2 monitors
  • Save Cabling Costs: ALL cables are included
  • Added features via firmware updates
2-Port 4K Dual View DisplayPort KVMP with USB 3.0 Hub and Audio
2-Port 4K Dual View DisplayPort KVMP with USB 3.0 Hub and Audio Sale price$449.95
Dual View for better visual experience

Connect two Cinema 4K DisplayPort monitors to your desktop or laptop to experience superior screen, image, and video quality. GCS1942 delivers a 4K resolution up to 4096 x 2160 at 60Hz on each monitor. Now the desktop can extend from each connected computer for better viewing and to handles more tasks.

Built-in USB3.0 peripheral sharing

Control/share two USB 3.0 peripherals between two computers at up to 5Gbps data transfer speed. In addition, the USB peripheral can be separated from the KVM port switching, so when one computer is working with the connected USB device, user can switch to the other computer for other tasks without causing issues.

Convenient Switching Methods

3 ways for GCS1942 Port switching. Hotkeys, pushbuttons on the front panel and mouse wheel button, pick the way best fit for your needs.

Up to Quad View when daisy-chaining two GCS1942 together

Tackle large projects and double your desktop viewing space by adding a second 2-Port KVMP (GCS1942). Expand your workstations to accommodate up to four Cinema 4K DisplayPort monitors.

  • Maximize your high-end multi-monitor workstation with superior video resolution
  • Share dual Cinema 4K DisplayPort monitors (4096 x 2160 @60Hz)
  • Operate 2 DisplayPort computers with 1 keyboard, mouse, and 2 monitors
  • Add another GCS1942 to expand up to four 4K monitors
  • DisplayPort 1.2 compliant, HDCP compliant
  • Allows independent switching of the KVM, USB, and audio devices
  • Control/share USB3.0 peripherals between 2 computers; save money on duplicate devices
  • Work on computer "A" without interrupting USB peripheral connectivity on computer "B"
  • SuperSpeed 5Gbps transfer rate
  • MST (Multi-Stream Transport)*
  • DP++ supports HDMI and DVI output**
  • Computer selection via front panel pushbuttons, hotkeys, or mouse***
  • Supports 7.1 HD audio through DisplayPort****
  • Full bass response for high quality 2.1 channel audio
  • Mouse emulation or bypass feature supports most mouse drivers and multifunction mice
  • Multi-platform support – Windows®7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Mac OS®, and Linux®
  • Multilingual keyboard mapping supports English, French, and German keyboards
  • Mac® keyboard support and emulation*****
  • RS-232 Commands******
  • Auto-Scan Mode to monitor all computers
  • Power on detection
  • Hot pluggable
  • Firmware upgradable
  • Includes all KVM and audio cables

  1. *MST requires two monitors capable of DisplayPort 1.2 daisychaining, or use of an external DisplayPort MST Hub. PC Source must be DisplayPort 1.2 compliant. A DisplayPort 1.1a monitor can be the last monitor in a DP1.2 chain.
  2. **Dual-Mode DisplayPort (DP++) requires active HDMI and DVI adapters for most display setups.
  3. ***Mouse port switching supported alongside mouse emulation mode using a USB 3-button mouse wheel.
  4. ****HD audio through DisplayPort cannot be switched independently.
  5. *****PC keyboard combinations emulate Mac® keyboards.
  6. ******DB9 to RJ-45 cable not included.

Console

  • 2 x DisplayPort compatible monitors
  • Standard 104-key wired USB keyboard
  • Standard 2 or 3-button wired USB mouse
  • Microphone and speakers (optional)

Computer

  • 2 x DisplayPort ports
  • Type-A USB port
  • Audio ports (optional)

*Use with video adapter may change performance

  • 1 x 2-Port 4K Dual View DisplayPort KVMP Switch with USB 3.0 Hub and Audio
  • 4 x DisplayPort Cables (5ft.)
  • 2 x USB 3.0 Cables (6ft.)
  • 2 x Audio Cable Set (6ft.)
  • 1 x Power Adapter
  • 1 x Quick Start Guide
  • 1 x Warranty Card

Version 1.1.103 firmware is for improved XKEY keyboard compatibility.

Windows 7 32-bit
Windows 7 64-bit
Windows 8.1 32-bit
Windows 8.1 64-bit
Windows 10 32-bit
Windows 10 64-bit

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FunctionGCS1942
Computer Connections
Direct2
Daisy Chain or Cascading2
Port SelectionPushbuttons, Hotkey, Mouse (mouse port switching only works with 3-key USB mouse wheel in emulation mode), or RS-232 commands
Console Connectors
Monitor2 x DisplayPort (Black)
Keyboard1 x USB Type A (Black)
Mouse1 x USB Type A (Black)
Audio2 x 3.5mm Mini Stereo Jack (Green; Front and Rear)
Microphone2 x 3.5mm Mini Stereo Jack (Pink; Front and Rear)
CPU Connectors
Monitor2 x DisplayPort (Black)
Keyboard & Mouse2 x USB 3.0 Type B (Blue)
Audio2 x 3.5mm Mini Stereo Jack (Green)
Microphone2 x 3.5mm Mini Stereo Jack (Pink)
Switches
F/W Upgrade1 x USB Type B
Port Selection2 x Pushbutton
Connectors
USB1 x USB 3.0 Type A (Blue; Front), 1 x USB 3.0 Type A (Blue; Rear)
Serial1 x RJ-45 (DCC)
LEDs
On Line2 x Orange
Selected2 x Orange
Audio2 x Green
USB Peripherals2 x Green
Emulation
KeyboardUSB
MouseUSB
Video Resolution4096 x 2160 @60 Hz (4K DCI)
Scan Interval1~255 seconds (5 seconds default)
Power ConsumptionDC 12V
Environment
Operation Temperature0~40 C
Storage Temperature-20~60 C
Humidity0~80% RH, Non-condensing
Housing
CaseMetal
DimensionsGCS1942
Unit Dimensions
Height2.125" (5.39cm)
Length13.19" (33.5cm)
Depth6.125" (15.56cm)
Unit Package Dimensions
Height9.5" (24.13cm)
Width21.5" (54.61cm)
Depth4.75" (12.07cm)
Master Carton
Height10.5" (26.67cm)
Width22.25" (56.5cm)
Depth15.25" (38.74cm)
Master Carton Qty.3
Weight
Master Carton Wt.22.55lb (10.25kg)
Unit Pack Wt.7.35lb (3.34kg)
Unit Wt.3.5lb (1.59kg)