StarTech.com

2-port Mini DisplayPort KVM Switch - USB 2.0 - 4K at 60Hz

Control 2 Mini DisplayPort computers with a single monitor, keyboard and mouse, using this DP 1.2 KVM switch

Product ID: SV231MDPU2

  • Astonishing picture quality with support for video resolutions up to 4K
  • Maximum productivity with multi-system access
  • Hassle-free operation with hotkey and push-button switching (hot keys supported in Windows only)
View More
  • 7.1 digital audio support
  • Full plug-and-play support with USB keyboards, mice, and connected peripherals
  • Supports resolutions up to 3840 x 2160 @ 60Hz
  • No driver or software required
  • Supports DDC2B monitor detection
  • Works with DisplayPort, HDMI, and DVI adapters
$212.99 NZD exc GST
$244.94 NZD inc GST

Overview

This versatile USB KVM switch lets you share a Mini DisplayPort™ (mDP) workstation with two computer systems, providing control of an mDP monitor, keyboard and mouse, plus an additional USB peripheral device. Support for mDP makes this KVM the perfect accessory for your Mac workstation.

To ensure compatibility with your setup, this KVM switch was rigorously tested with the most popular platforms including Windows®, Linux® and Mac computers, and is powered through your USB peripherals, meaning you won't require an external power source.

Astonishing 4K picture quality

With support for resolutions up to 4K at 60hz, you'll be amazed at how this Mini DisplayPort KVM flawlessly manages your graphics-intensive content. At four times the resolution of high-definition 1080p, its lossless performance makes the switch the ideal solution for graphics-intensive applications such as CAD/ CAM design, graphic design, or health care imaging (MRI, radiology diagnostics, etc.). 

Plus, the KVM switch supports 1080p displays, which makes it a great accessory for home, office or other workspace applications.

Multi-system access

Featuring Mini DisplayPort 1.2 with 7.1 digital audio, plus a 3-port USB hub for your keyboard, mouse and an additional USB peripheral device, this KVM switch is perfect for accessing two separate systems using the same workstation - ideal for server control, simplifying access to multiple computer systems.

Hassle-free operation

This 2-port KVM delivers effortless operation with hardware and software switching, providing a simple yet comprehensive solution for switching between each connected computer. The switching software that's included gives you on-demand switching using an intuitive video interface. Hotkey control is also available when working with Windows computers, plus the switch features an easy-to-access toggle switch located on the front.

Notes:

  • To achieve the maximum resolution of 4K at 60Hz, a video source and display that support that resolution are required.
  • If you're using a video adapter to connect this device to a monitor other than DisplayPort, such as HDMI or VGA, an active video adapter is required.
  • Hotkey switch commands are only supported when using Windows computers.

The SV231MDPU2 is backed by a 2-year StarTech.com warranty and free lifetime technical support.

Applications

Control two computer systems from a single workstation

View the high-resolution video output on medical and healthcare equipment such as MRI and X-Ray machines

Edit high-resolution video through the KVM switch

View the video output of satellite topography equipment with console control

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Audio No
Cables Included Yes
Daisy-Chain No
Industry Standards HDCP 2.2
KVM Ports 2
Number of Monitors Supported 1
PC Interface USB
PC Video Type Mini DisplayPort
Rack-Mountable No
Performance
Audio Specifications 7.1 digital audio (dependent on supporting display and video sources)
DVI Support Yes - Dual Link
General Specifications To achieve the maximum resolution of 4K at 60Hz, a video source and display that support that resolution are required.
Hotkey switch commands are only supported when using Windows computers.
Hot-Key Selection Yes
IP Control No
Maximum Digital Resolutions 4K - 3840 x 2160 @ 60Hz (supporting video source and display required) - MST
Maximum Number of Users 1
On-Screen Display No
Port Selection Support Push Button and Hotkeys
Video Revision DisplayPort 1.2
Wide Screen Supported Yes
Connector(s)
Console Interface(s) 1 - Mini-DisplayPort (20 pin) Female Output
3 - USB Type-A (4 pin) USB 2.0 Female
Host Connectors 2 - Mini-DisplayPort (20 pin) Female Input
2 - USB B (4 pin) Female
Indicators
LED Indicators 1 - Port 1 active LED
1 - Port 2 active LED
Power
Power Source USB-Powered
Environmental
Humidity 0~80% RH
Operating Temperature 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 60°C (-4°F to 140°F)
Physical Characteristics
Cable Length 3.9 ft [1.2 m]
Color Black
Product Height 0.9 in [24 mm]
Product Length 7 in [177 mm]
Product Weight 12.1 oz [342 g]
Product Width 3.2 in [82 mm]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 29.5 oz [837 g]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - 2-Port mDP KVM Switch
2 - 4 ft (1.2 m) Mini DisplayPort KVM Cables
1 - Quick install guide
Supports any operating system.
No additional drivers or software required.

Certifications

Related Products

2 Port Dual DisplayPort USB KVM Switch with Audio & USB 2.0 Hub
SV231DPDDUA
2 Port Dual DisplayPort USB KVM Switch with Audio & USB 2.0 Hub

Control 2 high-resolution dual DisplayPort computers with a single console

$627.99 exc GST
$722.19 inc GST
2 Port Professional USB DisplayPort KVM Switch with Audio
SV231DPUA
2 Port Professional USB DisplayPort KVM Switch with Audio

Control two computers from a single console, with high-resolution DisplayPort® video, USB keyboard, mouse, and audio

$444.99 exc GST
$511.74 inc GST
4 Port USB DisplayPort KVM Switch with Audio
SV431DPUA
4 Port USB DisplayPort KVM Switch with Audio

Share keyboard, mouse, and DisplayPort display between four HD multimedia systems

$609.99 exc GST
$701.49 inc GST
2 Port USB DisplayPort Cable KVM Switch w/ Audio and Remote Switch - USB Powered
SV211DPUA
2 Port USB DisplayPort Cable KVM Switch w/ Audio and Remote Switch - USB Powered

Control two DisplayPort®, USB equipped PCs with a single monitor, keyboard, mouse and audio peripheral set

$199.99 exc GST
$229.99 inc GST

Accessories