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ServSwitch DTX Kit, Single-Head

This switch and your IP network extend KVM, audio, and USB 2.0 peripherals hundreds—even thousands—of miles.


Please call 877-877-2269 for a replacement product or part.
Extended Double Diamond™ Warranty Available (3 Additional Year)

Product Features

  • Encrypts media streams for Secure Socket Layer (SSL) connections over a TCP/IP link.
  • Supports DVI-I monitor connections.


  • Supports up to four USB 2.0 devices. All USB peripherals function as if they're attached directly to the CPU.
  • Receiver features USB virtual media (VM) support for USB 2.0 CD-ROM drives, hard drives, and other USB peripherals.
  • Supports resolutions up to 1280 x 1024 at 60 Hz.
  • Displays 24-bit, 60-fps color video.
  • Compatible with Windows®, Redhat Linux, Sun Solaris®, and Mac operating systems.
  • CD-quality sound for robust audio extension.
  • Can also be used in a point-to-point wired configuration with a maximum distance of 328 feet (100 m) between your CPU and KVM workstation.
  • Using the extender's password-protected serial interface menu, you can configure network connections, change video settings, perform flash upgrades, configure hotkeys, and more.
  • To enable matrix switching, control, and authentication capabilities, add the optional ServSwitch DTX Control Appliance (DTX5000-CTL) to your DTX application.
  • If no USB connection is made to the PC's USB port, add an optional power supply (DTX5000-PS).
  • Receivers can be mounted to the back of a flat-panel monitor or to a flat surface with the optional plate (DTX5000-MMK).
  • Dual-head kit and single-head DTX extender kit are also available.
  • What's included:
  • (1) Transmitter
  • (1) Receiver with an autosensing power supply

  • Tech Specs

    Approvals CE
    Connectors Transmitters: Keyboard and mouse: (2) USB Type A M; Digital/analog video: (1) DVI-I M; Speakers: (1) 3.5-mm stereo plug; Network: (1) RJ-45 (100/1000 Mbps); Audio: (1) mono plug for a microphone; Receivers: Keyboard and mouse: (2) USB Type A F; (2) 6-pin mini DIN F (PS/2) USB peripherals: (4) (if PS/2® keyboard and mouse are used); Digital/analog video: (1) DVI-I F; Speakers: (1) 3.5-mm stereo jack; Network: (1) RJ-45 (100/1000 Mbps); Serial: (1) DB9 M; Audio: (1) mono jack for a microphone
    Dimensions Transmitter: 0.9"H x 2.7"W x 2.1"D (2.3 x 6.9 x 5.3 cm) Receiver: 1.2"H x 8.3"W x 5.2"D (3 x 21.1 x 13.2 cm)
    Network Encryption SSL/AES 128-bit
    Power Transmitter: From the USB bus; consumption: 6 watts; An optional autosensing 100-250-VAC, 50-60-Hz power supply (DTX5000-PS) is also available; Receiver: Autosensing 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz, 1.2 A, 8 watts
    Speed Serial: Up to 19.2 kbps; Network: 100 Mbps or 1 Gbps
    Weight Transmitter: 0.6 lb. (0.3 kg); Receiver: 4.4 lb. (2 kg)

    This product also works with:
  • ServSwitch DTX Control Appliance (DTX5000-CTL)
  • ServSwitch DTX Transmitter Power Supply (DTX5000-PS)
  • ServSwitch DTX Receiver Mounting Plate (DTX5000-MMK)

    To connect a VGA monitor to the receiver, you'll need:
  •  DVI-I Male to VGA HD15 Female Adapter (FA461)

    To connect the transmitter to a CPU with a VGA video output, order:
  •  DVI-I Female to VGA HD15 Male Adapter (FA462)

    Questions? Contact our FREE Tech Support.

    * 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.

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    Double Diamond Warranty

    Extended 1 Year Warranty Available

    Protect your purchase with an additional 1 Year Double Diamond™ warranty!
    Cost: $164.00

    Extended 3 Year Warranty Available

    Protect your purchase with an additional 3 Year Double Diamond™ warranty!
    Cost: $327.99


    Double Diamond™ Warranty (Standard)

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

    The Double Diamond Warranty is our warranty that protects your Black Box® brand products* from accidental damage, including drops, water, and power surges.

    The ServSwitch DTX Kit, Single-Head comes with a standard 2 YEAR already included.

    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.

    * Warranty subject to certain exclusions and limitations ** Certain products may not be eligible.

    What’s more, we also have a 45-day 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.