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IOGEAR’s New KVM Brings Images and Sound to Life for Audio and Gaming Enthusiasts [11-03-2008]

4-Port Dual-Link DVI KVMP Switch with 7.1 Audio supports ultra-high resolutions and surround sound for optimal video editing and high-end gaming

Irvine, CA – November 3, 2008 – IOGEAR’s new 4-Port Dual Link DVI KVMP Switch with 7.1 Audio (GCS1784) marks a revolutionary step in KVMP functionality by allowing multimedia enthusiasts to maximize their space and share up to four computers without sacrificing high-quality audio and video.

Ideal for audio / video editors, high-end gamers and graphic artists who require the utmost clarity, the 4-Port Dual-Link DVI KVMP Switch with 7.1 Audio supports resolutions greater than 1080p HD. It is equipped with IOGEAR’s patent-pending Display Emulation Technology, which remembers your monitor’s ideal resolution and refresh rate when switching between computers, eliminating the need for large, widescreen monitors. In addition, the 7.1 audio serves as the ultimate surround sound experience providing top quality and performance. The exceptional visibility is also beneficial to medical professionals who need to review images as clearly as possible to make accurate, educated patient decisions.

For consumers who integrate a number of machines to their workstation, the IOGEAR 4-Port Dual-Link DVI KVMP Switch with 7.1 Audio allows independent sharing of USB 2.0 peripherals between four computers. This maximizes space, increases productivity and decreases energy consumption and waste by enabling users to share one keyboard, mouse and monitor between several PCs. The KVMP switch is also a complete out-of-box solution that includes all necessary cabling for easy set-up.

“IOGEAR understands the needs of advanced computer users and is continually introducing new additions to its KVMP family to satisfy their needs,” said Miranda Su, executive vice president of IOGEAR. “Our 4-Port Dual-Link DVI KVMP Switch with 7.1 Audio is perfect for users who need to share USB peripherals between multiple computers and want to retain high audio and visual quality.”

The 4-Port Dual-Link DVI KVMP with 7.1 Audio ($799.99 MSRP) comes with IOGEAR’s three-year limited warranty.It is available immediately from all major catalog and online resellers, as well as select retail outlets.

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IOGEAR, Inc., headquartered in Irvine, CA, offers innovative technology solutions that are fun, stylish and help people enjoy daily life. A consumer electronics leader, the company provides a range of KVM (Keyboard, Video, Mouse) and KVMP (Peripheral), Connectivity, Networking, A/V Digital Home, Mobility and Desktop solutions.

IOGEAR’s products decrease office clutter and energy consumption, reduce electronic waste, enable computer sharing at home and in the office as well as enhance mobility and efficiency when on-the-go. As one of the only true manufacturers in the industry, the company offers high-quality solutions backed by the service and support that consumers demand. Additionally, IOGEAR’s Customer Advocacy Team is available any time day or night at 1-866-946-4327, providing assistance and welcoming feedback regardless of time and location.

IOGEAR is an environmentally-conscious organization that emphasizes conserving natural resources to employees and customers through its GREEN initiative. The company has a dedicated timeline and list of goals to achieve before the close of the decade to ensure its products are as eco-friendly as possible and its packaging utilizes 100% recyclable and biodegradable materials. Additionally, the company has also partnered with Trees for the Future to plant one tree for every product purchased on its Web site, or by members of its GREEN initiative partner program, with a goal of planting 1 million trees.

The company distributes throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia. For further information, please visit IOGEAR’s Web site at

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