ADDERView CATx 1000

The ADDERView CATx 1000 is a high density, small form factor KVM switch that provides local and remote access for a user who wishes to control up to 16 multi-platform servers using neat and convenient CATx cables.

The CATx 1000 combines USB console support with a full KVM feature set to create a truly modern KVM switching solution that provides high quality video and CD quality audio. Highly flexible connectivity options make the ADDERView the ideal solution for a wide range of server room, desktop and other demanding applications.

Main Features

  • USB keyboard and mouse control
  • Faultless video quality
  • True multi-platform support
  • Easy cascade
  • Integrated CATx extender
  • Audio connectivity
  • Features PS/2 connection

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USB keyboard and mouse control

Any USB style keyboard and mouse (PC, Mac or Sun) can be used to control the ADDERView CATx 1000 switch. Full keyboard re-mapping is supported to ensure seemless cross platform functionality

Faultless video quality

The ADDERView CATx series provides exceptionally high video performance to local and remote users alike, supporting up to 1920 x 1200 resolutions with DDC emulation which is further enhanced by DC balancing to ensure full and true colour

True multi-platform support

The ADDERView CATx 1000 supports any computer platforms with PS/2, USB and Sun keyboard and mouse interfaces. Country code reporting, DDC and continuous keyboard and mouse emulation ensure faultless operation

Easy cascade

Expand simply by using just CATx cable to link units. The ADDERView automatically detects cascade connections to support up to 256 computers

Optional CD quality audio

ADDERView CATx 1000 switches support CD quality 44.1kHz digital stereo audio when optional audio enabled CAM modules are used

Options port

Integration with RS232 controlled power switches to provide a complete hard reboot function
Flash upgrade
Sync with other CATx 1000 switches for multi-video applications
Upload/download CATx 1000 user and host information
Remote control

Integrated CATx extender

The ADDERView CATx 1000 can be controlled by a user from up to 300m away over CATx cable using an ADDERLink X200 or X100 receiver and the integrated CATx extender

Computer Access Modules

Flash upgradeable CAMs are available for PS/2, USB and Sun keyboard and mouse support with optional audio

Standard Transmission Distance

KVM communication from switch to target devices (e.g. Servers) can be up to 33 feet (10m) maximum

Rack mount / rack drawers

One or two CATx 1000 switches can be mounted in 1U of rack height giving a maximum of 32 ports per U. The small size also makes the units ideal for mounting behind KVM rack drawers

User access control

Up to 16 different user profiles can be created and access rights for each user can be defined

Embedded KVM option

CATx 1000 technology is available in for embedding within other equipment such as rack drawers and industrial equipment

Technical Specifications

Technical Specifications

Weight 0.7500
Manufacturer Adder Technology
Country of Manufacture United Kingdom
Hardware Compatibility Video, mouse, keyboard and optional audio support for PC, Sun, Mac, RS/6000, Alpha and SGI computers using PS/2, USB or Sun flash upgradable Computer Access Modules (CAMs).
Software Compatibility Operates with all known software and operating systems including Windows (all), DOS, Linux, Unix, BSD, all Sun OS, all Mac OS, NetWare etc.
Interface Options PS2, RJ45, RS232, USB
Case Material Robust Metal Case
Mounting Options Desktop, Rackmount
Local Console Connection Video: HDD15, Keyboard/Mouse: USB type A, Audio: 3.5mm stereo jack
Connections Remote KVM console: RJ45, Options (flash upgrade, sync with other CATx1000 and RS232 triggered power switches): DB9 female
Computer Connections at Switch RJ45
Computer Connections at Computer Video: HDD15, Keyboard/Mouse: choice of USB, PS/2 and Sun MiniDin8 Audio (optional): 3.5mm stereo jack
Physical Design 1U high 198mm / 7.92"(w), 44mm / 1.76"(h), 120mm / 4.8"(d), 750g / 1.65 lbs. 1 per 1U or 2 per 1U rack mount kits available
Power 100-240VAC 50/60Hz input to power adapter, 5VDC 2A output from power adapter. 2.5mm DC jack, power adapter included
Temperature Range OPERATING: 0C to +40C
Certifications CE, FCC
Additional Accessories RMK4S: Single rack brackets RMK4D: Dual rack brackets CAB-9M/9F-2M Serial option cable
Warranty 1 Year Limited Warranty
Order Codes AVX1008-XX: 8 port version AVX1016-XX: 16 port version XX= Mains Lead Country Code: UK = United Kingdom US = United States EURO = Europe AUS = Australia
Model Number(s) AVX1008


The Adder Technology AVX1008 KVM is used in a wide range of industries for a broad range of applications. The most common applications for the AVX1008 are listed below-

Typical Applications for the Adder Technology AVX1008 KVM

  • Aerospace
  • Air traffic Control
  • Air Traffic Management
  • Audio and Visual
  • Banking
  • Broadcasting
  • Commercial
  • Defence
  • Healthcare
  • Industrial
  • Point Of Sale
These are just some of the applications for the Adder Technology AVX1008 in various industries. The potential applications extend further than those shown above. For further information about the Adder Technology AVX1008 KVM or to check if the product is suitable for you application, please contact us.



The Adder Technology AVX1008 KVM has a 1 Year Limited Warranty against defects in workmanship and materials from the date of shipment, (unless a different period is specified in an agreement between FB Peripherals and the customer)

To obtain service under this warranty, the warranty-eligible product, Adder Technology AVX1008 KVM, must be presented to FB Peripherals Limited in the UK.

For further information on the above or for repairs and service outside the scope of warranty, please visit the Warranty and Repair section of our website.



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