8×1 DVI KVM DL Switcher

Switch Between any Eight Computers (Mac or PC) Using one Dual Link DVI Display


Gefen’s 8×1 DVI KVM DL Switcher provides you with greater flexibility in integrating cross-platform computer equipment easily and without networking. It enables you to switch easily and reliably between any combination of eight DVI-DL (dual link digital visual interface) computers using one DVI-DL display. The 8×1 DVI KVM DL Switcher also supports USB 2.0 for USB keyboard/mouse and other high-speed peripherals. Audio is switched for each computer as well, allowing for the creation of multimedia desktop environments, and you can even choose between a Macintosh or PC keyboard/video/mouse combination. Switching can be controlled through either the included IR remote or the front panel push buttons.


  • Switches between any eight DVI Dual-link or Single-Link sources, with USB 2.0 and analog audio to one display
  • Supports 1080p Full HD at 120Hz and dual-link resolutions up to 3840 x 2400 (WQUXGA) or single-link resolutions up to 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
  • Advanced EDID management
  • Saves space on your desktop
  • Use either PC or Mac USB keyboard/mouse
  • RS-232 port for automation
  • Switching is controlled via included IR remote, RS-232 commands, or front-panel button
  • Supports DDWG standard for DVI compliant monitors
  • Locking Power Supply
  • Rack-mountable

Other Specifications

Maximum Pixel Clock: 2 x 165 MHz

Input Video Signal: 1.2V p-p

Input DDC Signal: 5V p-p (TTL)

Video Input Connectors: (8) DVI-I 29-pin, female (digital only)

Video Output Connector: (1) DVI-I 29-pin, female (digital only)

Audio Input Connectors: (8) 3.5 mm mini-stereo jack

Audio Output Connector: (1) 3.5 mm mini-stereo jack

USB Host Connectors: (8) USB Type B, female

USB Device Connectors: (2) USB Type A, female

RS-232 Control Port: DB-9, female

IR Extender Port: 3.5 mm mini-stereo jack

Power Supply: 5V / 4A DC, locking

Power Consumption: 12.5W (min.) / 32.5W (max.)

Dimensions (W x H x D): 17.1″ x 1.75″ x 4.2″ (434mm x 44mm x 106mm)

Rack Size: 1U (rack ears included)

Shipping Weight: 12 lbs (5.4 kg)


2 year product warranty

Please see the Gefen warranty page for more details