VU3500 Turnkey KVM Extender DVI + USB 2.0 over 500m Cat 5e - EOL (Discontinued)

Icron’s Turnkey solutions are complete USB extension solutions without enclosures. With the Turnkey systems, OEM customers can quickly and easily embed ExtremeLink™ into their end applications or custom enclosures. The VU3500 Turnkey KVM Extender is a three-port extender solution, extending DVI compressed video, audio and USB 2.0 up to 500 meters (1640 feet) over a single Cat 5e cable.


The VU3500 Turnkey KVM Extender product is comprised of two separate printed circuit boards: the Local Extender and the Remote Extender for easy integration into a custom enclosure. The system extends DVI compressed video, audio and USB 2.0 up to 500 meters (1640 feet). Applications include security, medical, interactive digital signage and industrial environments where the computer must be remotely accessible and USB of up to 80Mbps. Video resolution is 1680 x 1050 and does not degrade when extended the full 500 meter distance.


  • HD Video: DVI compressed, 1680 x 1050 resolution, 24-bit color depth supported at 1640 ft (500m). Resolution does not degrade with distance.
  • Long Distance: Supports Fiber Optic distances with Cat 5e.
  • Audio: Integrated two channel audio with microphone and headphone I/O.
  • USB 2.0 Support: USB 2.0 supporting all device types with throughput up to 80Mbps.
  • OS Support: Compatible with all major operating systems. No drivers required.
  • Installation Ease: True plug and play (no set up required). Utilizes a single Cat 5e (or better) cable for desktop extension simplifying installation.


Video Performance

  • Video: 1680 x 1050 resolution, 24-bit color depth
  • Video Latency: Less than 60ms
  • Reach: 1640ft (500m) at full resolution supporting high-speed USB
  • Interconnection Cable: RJ45 connector supporting solid core Cat 5e (or better) cable

Local extender

  • Video:DVI-D Video Input (24-pin connector))
  • USB: 1 x USB Type B
  • Dimensions:
  • Power: 5V, 3A DC (15W)

Remote extender

  • Video/Audio: DVI-D Video Output (24-pin connector)
  • Audio: 3.5mm microphone in, 3.5mm headphone out
  • USB: 3 x USB Type A
  • Dimensions:
  • Power: 24V, 1A DC (24W)


  • Operating Temperature: 32°F to 122°F (0°C to 50°C)
  • Storage Temperature: -4°F to 158°F (-20°C to 70°C)
  • Operating Humidity: +20% ~ 80% (non condensing)
  • Storage Humidity: +10% ~ 90% (non condensing)


  • EMC: FCC Class A, CE, ICES-00

In the Box

The VU3500 Turnkey KVM extender system includes:

  • Local Extender
  • Remote Extender
  • Two year warranty

Please note, Local and Remote Extenders can be ordered individually to complete an OEM system as desired.