Startech 8 Port USB DVI KVM Switch

  • RS Stock No. 898-8383
  • Mfr. Part No. SV831DVIU
  • Brand Startech
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COO (Country of Origin): TW
Product Details


The SV831DVIU 8-Port 1U Rack Mount DVI USB KVM Switch lets you control up to 8 USB-connected computers (each with DVI or HDMI display output) from a single keyboard, mouse and monitor.

The KVM switch offers maximum control, allowing you to switch computers using hot-key commands or front panel push-buttons. Supporting digital resolutions up to 1920x1200 via DVI or HDMI connection (using DVI to HDMI adapter - see accessories), the KVM provides the high resolutions recommended for newer displays, allowing you to take full advantage of your monitor/screen capability.

A perfect addition to any server room or software test lab, this rugged 8-port switch can be rack-mounted into 1U of cabinet space.

This product is TAA compliant and backed by a 3-year warranty with free lifetime technical support.

Features & Benefits

• Supports DVI/HDMI resolutions up to 1920x1200
• Can be used with DVI to HDMI adapters to connect HDMI based systems
• Support for most combo/wireless keyboard and mice
• OS independent – No software or drivers required
• Front panel push-buttons and Hot-key functions allow for easy switching
• Auto-scan function cycles through computers sequentially
• Connects to USB-based computer systems
• USB console interfaces for keyboard and mouse
• Supports Mac® and Sun keyboard mapping - Keyboard states automatically saved
• and restored when switching
• computers
• Rugged, all-metal 1U rack-mountable chassis
• Supports Microsoft IntelliMouse
• (Pro)
• High-resolution 1920x1200 DVI connections support control of DVI systems or HDMI systems (with adapter)
• Supports wireless and combo style mouse and keyboard sets for added flexibility
• Rugged, solid steel rack-mountable case offers durability even in harsh environments


• Ideal for software development and QA test labs with multiple PCs and platforms connected to one console
• Single console administration of your co-location/ISP facility
• Create a streamlined access solution in your Datacentre or Server Farm
• Great for PC test/burn-in computer control saving the desk space required for multiple monitors, keyboards and mice
• Perfect for manufacturing line computer control, simplifying access to multiple systems

What’s in the package?

• 8 Port DVI USB KVM Switch
• Set Rack-mount brackets
• Universal power adapter: comes ready for NA/EU/UK only when you buy in NA/EU/UK comes ready for Australia and New Zealand only when you buy in Australia and New Zealand
• User Manual


Does this KVM Switch support digital signals?
Yes, this KVM supports digital signals only, and cannot be used with DVI-to-VGA adapters.

Attribute Value
Number of Ports 8
Number of Video Outputs 1
Number of Displays Supported 1
Video Connection Type DVI
Keyboard/Mouse Connection Type USB
Audio Connection Type No Audio
Dimensions 438 x 180 x 44mm
Maximum Resolution 1920 x 1200
Depth 180mm
Height 44mm
Width 438mm
4 In stock - FREE next working day delivery available
Price Each
£ 683.81
(exc. VAT)
£ 820.57
(inc. VAT)
Per unit
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