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ATEN 8-Port PS/2-USB VGA Single Rail LCD KVM Switch CL5708

The CL5708 Slideaway™ LCD KVM Switch is a control unit that allows access to multiple computers from a single PS/2 or USB KVM (keyboard, video, and mouse) console. A single CL5708 can control up to 8 computers. As many as 31 additional KVM switches can be daisy-chained to the CL5708, so that up to 256 computers can all be controlled from a single KVM console.

  • Exclusive LED illumination light – designed by ATEN to illuminate the keyboard and touchpad to allow visibility in low-light conditions
  • Integrated KVM console with 17″ or 19″ LED-backlit LCD monitor in a Slideaway™ housing
  • Available with or without Fingerprint Identification Reader** – the unit is available as Fingerprint Identification Reader and NON-Fingerprint Identification Reader models
  • Space saving technology – up to two consoles (one bus) control up to 8 computers
  • Daisy-chain up to 31 additional units – control up to 256 computers from a single console (With compatible KVM Switches: ACS1208A, ACS1216A, CS1708A,CS1716A)
  • Dual Interface – supports computers and console with PS/2 or USB keyboards and mice
  • LCD module USB port allows each computer to access USB peripherals*
  • LCD module rotates up to 115 degrees for a more comfortable viewing angle
  • Multiplatform support – Windows, Linux, Mac, and Sun
  • Supports multimedia USB keyboards for Windows, Mac and Sun
  • Auto PS/2 and USB interface detection
  • Keyboard and mouse emulation (PS/2 and USB) for smooth switching and simultaneous booting of multiple computers even when the console focus is elsewhere
  • Additional hot-pluggable USB mouse port on front panel (also functions as a USB peripheral port)
  • Superior video quality – supports resolutions up to 1280 x 1024 @ 75 Hz
  • No software required – convenient computer selection via front panel pushbuttons, hotkeys and multilingual on-screen display (OSD) menus
  • Auto-senses station’s position on daisy-chained installations; no need for manual dip switch setting; front panel led indicates station’s position
  • Port names automatically reconfigured when station sequence is changed
  • Two level password security – only authorized users can view and control computers
  • Supports one administrator and four user accounts with separate profiles
  • Auto Scan mode enables continuous monitoring of user-selected computers
  • Broadcast support – commands from the keyboard can be broadcast to all available computers on the installation
  • Hot pluggable – add or remove computers without having to power down the switch
  • Beeper on/off via hotkey and OSD
  • Firmware upgrades to all the chained KVM switches at the same time via the daisy-chain cable
  • Optional rack mount kits available including easy installation options
  • Keyboard Language support: English (US), English (UK), French, German, German (Swiss), Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Swedish and Traditional Chinese

    * The USB peripheral function only works with USB cable set connections. It will not work with PS/2 cable set connections.

    **The fingerprint reader can be used as an alternate means of logging in to the switch. From 1 to 4 fingers can be scanned for each user and the administrator, with any one of the recorded fingerprints used to log in.

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SKU: ATE_CL5708 Categories: ,
Function CL5708M CL5708N
Computer Connections
Direct 8 8
Maximum 256 (via Daisy-chain) 256 (via Daisy-chain)
Port Selection OSD, Hotkey, Pushbutton OSD, Hotkey, Pushbutton
KVM Ports 8 x SPHD Female (Yellow) 8 x SPHD Female (Yellow)
Daisy Chain Ports 1 x DB-25 Male 1 x DB-25 Male
Firmware Upgrade 1 x RJ-11 Female 1 x RJ-11 Female
Power 1 x IEC 60320/C14 1 x IEC 60320/C14
External Console Ports 1 x SPHD Male (Yellow) 1 x SPHD Male (Yellow)
External Mouse Port 1 x USB Type A Female (Front) 1 x USB Type A Female (Front)
USB Port 1 x USB Type A Female 1 x USB Type A Female
Port Selection 2 x Pushbutton 2 x Pushbutton
Station Selection 2 x Pushbutton 2 x Pushbutton
Reset 1 x Semi-recessed Pushbutton 1 x Semi-recessed Pushbutton
Firmware Upgrade 1 x Slide Switch 1 x Slide Switch
Power 1 x Rocker Switch 1 x Rocker Switch
LCD Control 4 x Pushbutton 4 x Pushbutton
LCD Power 1 x LED Pushbutton 1 x LED Pushbutton
Online 8 (Orange) 8 (Orange)
Port ID 2 x 7-segment LED Display (Orange) 2 x 7-segment LED Display (Orange)
Station ID 2 x 7-segment LED Display (Orange) 2 x 7-segment LED Display (Orange)
Power 1 (Dark Green) 1 (Dark Green)
Lock 1 x Num Lock (Green)
1 x Caps Lock (Green)
1 x Scroll Lock (Green)
1 x Num Lock (Green)
1 x Caps Lock (Green)
1 x Scroll Lock (Green)
LED Illumination Light 1 x LED Illumination Light 1 x LED Illumination Light
Panel Spec
LCD Module 17″ TFT-LCD 19″ TFT-LCD
Resolution 1280 x 1024 @ 75 Hz 1280 x 1024 @ 75 Hz
Response time 5 ms 5 ms
Viewing Angle 170° (H), 160° (V) 170° (H), 160° (V)
Pixel Pitch 0.264 mm x 0.264 mm 0.294 mm x 0.294 mm
Support Color 16.77M colors 16.77M colors
Contrast Ratio 1000 : 1 1000 : 1
Luminance 250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Input Video Resolution up to 1920 × 1200 @ 60 Hz;
1280 × 1024 @ 75 Hz, DDC2B
up to 1920 × 1200 @ 60 Hz;
1280 × 1024 @ 75 Hz, DDC2B
Scan Interval 1-255 seconds 1-255 seconds
Keyboard / Mouse PS/2, USB PS/2, USB
Maximum Input Power Rating 100-240V AC, 50/60Hz, 1A 100-240V AC, 50/60Hz, 1A
Power Consumption AC110V:23.9W:125BTU
Operating Temperature 0-40°C 0-50°C
Storage Temperature -20-60°C -20-60°C
Humidity 0-85% RH, Noncondensing 0-85% RH, Noncondensing
Physical Properties
Housing Metal + Plastic Metal + Plastic
Rail Type Single Rail Single Rail
Weight 13.47 kg ( 29.67 lb ) 13.39 kg ( 29.49 lb )
Dimensions (L x W x H) 48.00 x 64.27 x 4.40 cm
(18.9 x 25.3 x 1.73 in.)
48.00 x 68.92 x 4.40 cm
(18.9 x 27.13 x 1.73 in.)