16-Port PS/2-USB VGA Dual Rail LCD KVM Switch with Daisy-Chain Port and USB Peripheral Support
The CL5816 Slideaway™ Dual Rail LCD KVM Switch is a control unit that allows access to multiple computers from two PS/2 or USB KVM consoles.
An extra console port is provided on the rear panel to manage the LCD KVM switch from an optional external consoles.
The CL5816 19" LED-backlit LCD monitor and keyboard/touch pad modules slide independently of each other. To maximize space in your data
center, the keyboard/touch pad module slides back to "hide away" when not in use, while the thin profile LCD monitor rotates back - flush against the
rack - allowing convenient monitoring of computer activity. Quickly and conveniently switch computer access with station and port selection
pushbutton switches located on the keyboard module. Even when the keyboard module is in the retracted position you can still switch access with the
Port Up/Port Down pushbuttons located on the monitor module.
The CL5808 supports both PS/2 and USB keyboards and mice for the connected computers, and the CL5816 supports USB peripheral devices to be
used with the attached computers. A single CL5816 can control up to 16 computers. As many as 31 additional compatible KVM switches can be daisy
chained together, so that up to 512 computers can all be controlled from a single keyboard, monitor, and mouse console.
CL5816N: 19" LCD
Exclusive LED illumination light - designed by ATEN to illuminate the keyboard and touchpad to allow visibility in low-light conditions
Integrated KVM console with 19" LED-backlit LCD monitor in a Dual Rail housing
Space saving technology - up to two consoles (one bus) control up to 16 computers
Daisy-chain up to 31 additional units*– control up to 512 computers from two consoles (one bus)
Dual Interface - supports computers and console with PS/2 or USB keyboards and mice
Supports USB peripherals for computers connected to the local station
LCD module rotates up to 120 degrees for a more comfortable viewing angle
Console Lock - enables the console drawer to remain securely locked away in position when not in use
Multiplatform support - Windows, Linux, Mac, and Sun
Supports multimedia USB keyboards for PC, 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
Extra console port - manage computers in the LCD KVM switch from an external console (monitor, USB keyboard, and USB mouse)
*With compatible KVM Switches:ACS1208A, ACS1216A,CS1708A,CS1716A
Supports external USB mouse
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
LCD power button helps save energy and prolong display's life
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
Keyboard Language supports English (US), English (UK), French, German, German (Swiss), Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean,
Russian, Spanish, Swedish and Traditional Chinese
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16-Port Dual Rail LCD KVM Switch
Panel Spec
LCD Module
Pixel Pitch
0.294 mm x 0.294 mm
Support Color
16.7M colors
Contrast Ratio
250 cd/m²
Response time
5 ms
Viewing Angle
170° (H), 160° (V)
Computer Connections
512 (via Daisy-chain)
Port Selection
OSD, Hotkey, Pushbutton
External Console Ports
1 x SPHD-18 Male (Yellow)
External Mouse Port
1 x USB Type-A Female
KVM Ports
16 x SPHD-17/18 Female (Yellow)
Daisy Chain Ports
1 x DB-25 Male (Black)
Firmware Upgrade
1 x RJ-11 Female (Black)
1 x 3-prong AC Socket
USB Port
1 x USB Type-A Female
1 x Semi-recessed Pushbutton
1 x Rocker
Firmware Upgrade
1 x Slide
LCD Adjustment
4 x Pushbutton
LCD On/Off
1 x LED Pushbutton (Orange)
Port Selection
2 x Pushbutton (LCD);
16 x Pushbutton (Keyboard)
Station Selection
2 x Pushbutton
16 (Orange)
16 (Green)
Station ID
2 x 7-segment LED Display (Orange)
1 (Dark Green)
1 (Green)
Keyboard / Mouse
1280 x 1024 @ 75 Hz; DDC2B
Scan Interval
1–255 sec.
Maximum Input Power
100–240V AC, 50-60Hz, 1A
Power Consumption
120V/26W; 230V/26.8W
Operating Temperature
Storage Temperature
0–80% RH, Non-condensing
Physical Properties
Metal + Plastic
14.76 kg ( 32.51 lb )
Dimensions (L x W x H)
48.00 x 68.04 x 4.40 cm
(18.9 x 26.79 x 1.73 in.)
For some of rack mount products, please note that the standard physical dimensions of WxDxH are expressed
using a LxWxH format.
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