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2 x 1 Compact VGA Switch with Audio  

Switch two VGA video sources—and even audio—to a single monitor.

AC505A-2A-R2

Extended Double Diamond™ Warranty Available
(3 Additional Year)

Product Highlights

  • Enables a single monitor with audio to be switched between two video/audio sources.
  • Supports video cable distances up to 150 feet (45.7 m) and 1600 x 1200 resolution—plus audio.
  • Control manually by pushing a button or via an RS-232 control device (serial cable is included).
  • Or set it up to cycle between video sources automatically.


  • Description

    2 x 1 Compact VGA Switch with Audio


    Quick Facts

  • Enables a single monitor with audio to be switched between two video/audio sources.
  • Supports video cable distances up to 150 feet (45.7 m) and 1600 x 1200 resolution—plus audio.
  • Control manually by pushing a button or via an RS-232 control device (serial cable is included).
  • Or set it up to cycle between video sources automatically.

  • Further Details

  • Buffered video output protects the signal integrity.
  • Front-panel lockout helps to prevent accidental or intentional setting changes.
  • You can also blank and unblank an output via a serial port command.
  • LED indicates selected input source.
  • Fits into tight spaces and withstands heavy use.
  • Features an RFI-shielded steel enclosure.

  • The 2 x 1 Compact VGA Switch with Audio from Black Box goes much farther than ordinary video switches in both the distance and resolution it supports.

    This solid-state, electronic switch not only uses boosters to drive VGA video signals up to 150 feet (45.7 m), it also offers a crisp resolution of up to 1600 x 1200.

    Use the switch, for instance, in a conference room where two laptop users can take turns projecting their screen images onto a single big-screen VGA monitor seen by all. It's also useful anywhere you need to use fewer monitors for displaying video sources.

    Control switching via an attached RS-232 device (serial control cable is included), or set it up to scan between VGA inputs at certain time intervals or display VGA inputs based on their priority. The switch enables you to set priority on either input when both inputs are active when it's set up to scan ports in Auto mode. If you set priority on the second input, for instance, and someone plugs a device into that port, it'll switch automatically to that port.

    You can also blank output from one source or switch manually.


    What's included:
  • 2 x 1 Compact VGA Switch with Audio
  • Serial cable
  • User's manual

  • This product works with:
  • Premium VGA Video Extension Cable (EVNPS05)
  • Questions? Contact our FREE Tech Support.


    Technical Specifications for 2 x 1 Compact VGA Switch with Audio:

    Approvals CE
    150 ft. (45.7 m) maximum, at XGA
    Resolution 1600 x 1200 maximum
    Video Bandwidth 200 MHz
    Video Level 0 to 0.7 V p-p
    Connectors Video input: (2) HD15 F;
    Video output: (1) HD15 F;
    Serial: (1) DB9 F (RS-232);
    Audio input: (2) 3.5-mm mini stereo;
    Audio output: (1) 3.5-mm mini stereo
    Power Input: 120 VAC, 60 Hz;
    Output: 12 VDC at 300 mA center positive
    Dimensions 1.7"H x 8.4"W x 2.7"D (4.3 x 21.3 x 6.9 cm)

    This product works with:
  • Premium VGA Video Extension Cable (EVNPS05)
  • Questions? Contact our FREE Tech Support.

    NOTE: Technical specification weight is the unit weight. It is not the packaged shipping weight. For shipping weight, please contact Black Box customer service at 877-877-2269.


    Resources for 2 x 1 Compact VGA Switch with Audio:

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    Double Diamond Warranty

    Standard Manufacturer's Warranty


    A warranty is included.

    Extended 1 Year Warranty Available


    Protect your purchase with an additional 1 Year Double Diamond™ warranty!
    Cost: $28.40

    Extended 3 Year Warranty Available


    Protect your purchase with an additional 3 Year Double Diamond™ warranty!
    Cost: $56.79

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    Take the risk out of equipment purchases with the Double Diamond™ Warranty from Black Box Network Services.


    The Double Diamond Warranty is our no-questions-asked warranty that protects your Black Box® brand products* from accidental damage, including drops, water, and power surges.

    Most of our products come with a one- or two-year warranty. Some products—such as copper cables, manual switches, cabinets, and racks—are even guaranteed for life!

    During the warranty period, Black Box Network Services will repair or replace your damaged equipment within one week of receipt at NO CHARGE!

    Plus, get an Extended Double Diamond Warranty.


    You can also extend your warranty or protect a previously purchased Black Box® brand product* for an additional year—for only 10% of the purchase price! Or, extend your coverage for a full three years for only 20% of the purchase price!

    Ordering an extended warranty is easy: When viewing a product in your shopping cart, just select the one or three years of additional coverage in the dropdown menu under “Warranty Options.” For details, contact Customer Service at 724-746-5500.

    * Certain products may not be eligible.

    Warranty Compared

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    Warranty Length One Year to Lifetime, Depending on the Product. Read the fine print.
    Guaranteed for Life! Black Box® Brand Copper Cables, Manual Switches and More! No.
    Accidental Damage 100% Covered! No.
    Water Damage 100% Covered! No.
    Power Surges 100% Covered! No.
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    What’s more, we also have a 45-day, no-questions-asked return policy. Simply call Customer Service for a Return Authorization (RA) number, return your product in new condition and in the original package, and receive a full refund.

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    Price: $283.95

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    Shipping Info

    In Stock - orders received before 5PM ET ship same day

    Weight: 1.937 lbs.
    HxWxD: 3.75 x 7.5 x 10.25 in.

    What’s more, we also have a 45-day, no-questions-asked return policy. Simply call Customer Service for a Return Authorization (RA) number, return your product in new condition and in the original package, and receive a full refund.


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