MuxLab 500172 Active VGA Managed Repeater Hub

MuxLab 500172 Active VGA Managed Repeater Hub

MuxLab 500172 Active VGA Managed Repeater Hub

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  • Transmits VGA / Stereo Audio
  • Amplifies / Equalizes Received Signal
  • 8 Output Ports
  • Uses CAT5e/6 Cables
  • Transmits up to 1000' (305 m)
  • Supports RS232 Signals
  • Gain / Skew / Sharpness Adjustment
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MuxLab 500172 overview

  • 1Description

The MuxLab 500172 Active VGA Managed Repeater Hub is designed to extend the transmission of a VGA signal with stereo audio across 8 displays. Using CAT 5e/6cables, this repeater allows you to expand the display network, making it suitable for digital signage applications.

The Managed Repeater Hub amplifies and equalizes the received VGA signal and achieves quality transmissions up to 1000’ (305 m). It supports RS232 signaling so you can adjust video signal parameters such as gain, skew, and sharpness. Thanks to a local VGA port, you can monitor the quality of the video being transmitted. Typical applications of the Active VGA Managed Repeated Hub include digital signage, boardroom and multi-room applications, classroom training, electronic billboards, etc.

Extends transmission of a VGA signal with stereo audio signal via UTP cables up to 1000' (305 m) away
8 output ports for further expanding the display network
Amplifies and equalizes the received VGA signal for quality transmissions
Local VGA output port for monitoring the signal on a local display
Allows you to adjust the gain, skew, and sharpness of the video signal
Supports transmission of RS232 signals
USB port for manual maintenance operations
Works with Active VGA Managed Dispatcher Hub (500170/171) and Active VGA Managed Receiver (500174)
Suitable for use in digital signage, boardroom and multi-room applications, classroom training, retail systems, electronic billboards, electronic signs, video kiosks, point-of-sale displays, in-store video applications, etc.
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MuxLab 500172 Active VGA Managed Repeater Hub
  • 2-Year Warranty
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    MuxLab 500172 specs

    Environment VGA, analog stereo audio, RS232
    Devices PCs, laptops, CRT monitors, LCD monitors, plasma screens, touchscreens
    Transmission Transparent to the user
    Maximum Resolution 1080p; 1920 x 1200
    Connectors (Front Panel) Maintenance: 1 mini USB
    Link Ports: 8 RJ45S
    Connectors (Rear Panel) Local In
    Link: 1 RJ45
    Power: 1 power jack
    Local Out
    VGA: 1 HD15F
    Maximum Distance Up to 1920 x 1200 @ 60Hz; 1080P (depending on the cable length)
    Up to 1000' (305 m)

    STP cables must be used in an electrically noisy environment. Also, cross-connection reduces the effective distance depending on the grade of twisted cable used

    RJ45 Pin Configuration  

    Red   Pin 7 (R)   Pin 8 (T)
    BluePin 1 (R)Pin 2 (T)
    GreenPin 4 (R)Pin 5 (T)
    COMPin 3 (R)Pin 6 (T)

    Reverse Polarity Sensitive, use EIA/TIA 568 A or B, straight through wiring

    LED Indicators Sync: 1 green LED
    Power: 1 green LED
    Sharpness: 1 green LED
    Gain: 1 green LED
    R: 1 green LED
    G: 1 green LED
    B: 1 green LED
    Cable Cat5e/6 or better unshielded twisted pair cable
    Power Supply 110-240 V / 12 VDC / 1.25 A power jacks

    Removable AC blades included for North America, Continental Europe & UK

    Power Consumption 15 W
    Compatible Products 500170/171, 500174
    Temperature Operating: 32 to 104º F (0 to 40º C)
    Storage: 14 to 158º F (-10 to 70º C)
    Humidity: Up to 95% non-condensing
    Regulatory Approvals FCC, CE-EMC Directive 89 / 336 / EE, RoHS, WEEE
    Dimensions 1U rack mountable
    Enclosure: 17.15 x 4.69 x 1.72 (43.56 x 11.91 x 4.37 cm)
    Weight 3.8 lb (1.7 kg)

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