MuxLab 500174 Active VGA Managed Receiver (Dual Head)

MuxLab 500174 Active VGA Managed Receiver (Dual Head)

MuxLab 500174 Active VGA Managed Receiver (Dual Head)

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  • Converts CAT5e/6 to Dual VGA Signals
  • Transmits VGA & Stereo Audio
  • 8 Output Ports / Uses CAT5e/6 Cables
  • Use with Active Dispatcher or Repeater
  • Transmits up to 1000' (305 m)
  • Supports RS232 Signals
  • GUI for Gain/Skew/Sharpness Adjustment
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  • 1Description
The MuxLab 500174 Active VGA Managed Receiver (Dual Head) has been designed to convert the signals received from the Active VGA Managed Dispatcher or Repeater Hubs to dual native VGA and stereo audio outputs. This device is capable of accepting full HD signals (1920 x 1200) sent over CAT5e/6 cables from up to 1000’ (305 m) away.

The GUI software controls allow you to vary parameters like the gain, skew, and sharpness of the video signal. It supports RS232 signaling and features a USB port that lets you manually perform maintenance operations. Using the built-in VESA mounting plate, the receiver can be easily attached to the rear of an LCD display for a neat installation. Typical applications of the Active VGA Managed Receiver include digital signage, residential, boardroom, classroom, medical imaging video systems, etc.
Converts CAT5e/6 signals to dual VGA and stereo audio outputs
Accepts signals from up to 1000' (305 m) away
Used with Active VGA Managed Dispatcher or Repeater Hubs
Supports RS232 signals
GUI software lets you change parameters like gain, skew, and sharpness of the video signal
USB port for local maintenance
Built-in VESA 75/100 mm mounting flanges for quick and easy installation
Suitable for use in digital signage, residential, boardroom, classroom, medical imaging video systems, etc.
UPC: 627699001745
In the Box
MuxLab 500174 Active VGA Managed Receiver (Dual Head)
  • 2-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    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) VGA 2 Out   : 1 HD15F
    Audio 2 Out  : 1 3.5 mm stereo jack
    RS232 2 Out: 1 DB9M
    Maintenance: 1 Mini USB
    Connectors (Rear Panel) Power          : 1 power jack
    VGA 1 Out   : 1 HD15F
    Link In          : 1 RJ45S
    RS232 1 Out : 1 DB9M
    Audio 1 Out  : 1 3.5 mm stereo jack
    Cascade Out : 1 RJ45S
    Maximum Distance Up to 1920 x 1200 @ 60Hz; 1080P (depending on the cable length)
    Up to 1000' (305 m)
    Dispatcher to receiver / Repeater Hub to receiver

    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 unshielded twisted pair (or better)
    Power Supply 110-240 V / 12 VDC / 0.5 A power jacks

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

    Power Consumption 6 W
    Temperature Operating: 32 to 104º F (0 to 40º C)
    Storage: -4 to 185º F (-20 to 85º C)
    Humidity: Up to 95% non-condensing
    Regulatory Approvals FCC, CE-EMC Directive 89 / 336 / EE, RoHS, WEEE
    Dimensions Hybrid VESA 75 mm and 100 mm mounting surface
    Enclosure: 5.68 x 4.45 x 1.04" (14.42 x 11.30 x 2.64 cm)
    Weight 2 lb (0.9 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 1.85 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.7 x 7.5 x 3.2"

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