miniMUX - operate up to 8 computers with VGA via one console

With miniMUX KVM switches, you can operate 2, 4, or 8 computers over one user console.

The miniMUX switches the following signals:

  • Keyboard/mouse
  • VGA

When cascaded, you can operate up to 64 computers. The devices are available as variants transmitting 1 or 2 video channels.

A working system consists of one miniMUX and the required computer connection cable sets.

Product details



  • VGA resolution up to 1920 × 1440 @ 75 Hz or 2k × 2k @ 60Hz
  • Video bandwidth VGA up to 400 MHz
  • Single-/multi-channel variants


  • Accesses only standard keyboard/video/mouse interfaces
  • Full keyboard/mouse emulation for each channel
  • Requires no software installation
  • Available as desktop and rack mount version
  • Cascadable
  • Can be combined with all G&D products
  • Hot-pluggable
  • Password protection and rights assignment for each user


  • PS/2 and USB keyboard/mouse support


  • Access protection can be disabled
  • Computer-sided support for USB, SUN-USB and PS/2 keyboard/mouse
  • Redundant power supply


  • Cascadable to up to 64 computers


  • Flash upgrade at device


  • Available as desktop (DT) or rack mount (RM) variant

Video channels

  • miniMUX2 - single channel, MC2
  • miniMUX4 - single channel, MC2
  • miniMUX8 - single channel

Peripheral connectors

  • Available for PS/2 or USB connections


Connect the computers to the back side of the device. Combined standard cables link keyboard, video, and mouse interfaces to the switch.

  • Cable length for PS/2 cable sets: 2 m, 4 m, 6m
  • Cable length for USB cable sets: 2 m, 4 m

For connecting the user console simply link keyboard, monitor, and mouse to the intended interfaces.

To find out more details about the startup, you can download the miniMUX manual.


PrincipleStand-alone KVM switch
MediumStandard cable sets
VariantsFor 2 to 8 computers with up to dual video
ResolutionVGA up to 1920 x 1440 @ 75 Hz or 2k x 2k @ 60 Hz
Further featuresChannel switching via OSD or hotkey
ApplicationDesktop, control room, test scenarios, small server racks

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