Single Gang HDMI USB-C over 50m CAT5e/6 Wall Plate Switcher Transmitter. 4K/UHD, 18G, Power over CAT, Auto Switching. DISCONTINUED: REPLACED BY KD-XWPS.
  • Presentation Switching: 1 HDMI and 1 USB-C selected by push button, auto switching, or USB

  • Rx Options: Native integration with KD-EX18GRx (sold separately). Future Rx options will be released. 

  • Auto-Switching: Automatic selection of newly detected source and switching from newly disconnected source when enabled.

  • Decora Included: Brushed aluminum decora face plate included. 

  • Ultra HD/4K: Supports up to 4096x2160 or 3840x2160 24/25/30/60hz at 4:4:4 (signals up to 18Gbps bandwidth) 

  • Visually Lossless Compression: 18G enabling technology applied to all video formats exceeding 10.2Gbps to accommodate UHDoTP transmission channel

  • 4K to 1080p Down Convert: Optional resolution conversion applied at UHDoTP output provides added integration options in retrofit installations as well as added distance performance

  • 10G Pass-thru: Mode enables uncompressed 10.2 Gbps signal extension

  • Power over CAT: Wall plate Tx unit powered by KD-EX18GRx (sold separately) 

  • Ease of Integration: Complete configuration using Key Digital Management Software™ Pro 

  • HDCP Licensing: Fully licensed and compatible with HDCP 2.2 

  • HDR10 (High Dynamic Range): More life-like images through a greater range of luminance levels

  • Signal Extension: For resolution and cable quality 

    • 4K/UHD (18G): Up to 35m / 115ft 

    • 1080p: Up to 50m / 164ft 

    • Minimum: 5m / 17ft CAT5e/6 cable length required for all resolutions

  • Full Buffer System™: Manages TMDS re-clocking / signal re-generation, HDCP authentication to source & display, EDID Control handshake, and Hot Plug Detection Voltage 

  • EDID Management: Internal library with 12 internal EDID handshakes including 4K with HDR in addition to native EDID data copied from the Rx IR Sensor: Wall-plate collects line-of-sight IR from remote(s) without external IR wiring 

  • Surround Audio Support: Dolby®, DTS™ (formats up to 5.1 / 6.1)


  • AV Inputs: 1x HDMI, 1x USB C 

  • AV Outputs: 1x UHDoTP RJ45

  • DDC Signal (Data): Input DDC Signal: 5 Volts p-p (TTL)

  • HDMI Video/Audio Signal: Input Video Signal: 1.2 Volts p-p

  • USB C Signal: Input Video Signal: 1.2 Volts p-p

  • RJ45 Connectors: Shielded Link Connector, UHDoTP

  • Unit Control: TCP/IP on RJ45, Bi-directional RS-232, Serial IR, IR sensor, USB Micro

  • RS-232 Connector: 1x 3-pin terminal for unit control, 2x 3-pin terminal for pass-thru to/from UHDoTP Input and UHDoTP output

  • IR: 1x IR Sensor


  • Regulation: CE, RoHS, WEEE, EAC

  • Wall plate: U.S. 1-gang wall plate in aluminum enclosure 

  • Decora plate: Brushed aluminum

  • Product Dimensions: 1.92 x 4.13 x 1.42” (49 x 105 x 36.2 mm)

  • Product Weight:  Weight: 0.6 lbs / 0.27 kg

  • Packaging Dimensions: 7.28 x 3.35 x 2.17” (185 x 85 x 55mm)

  • Packaging Weight: 3.0 lbs / 1.36 kg


  • Qty 1: Brushed aluminum decora plate

  • Qty 2: Decora mounting screws with flat head 

  • Qty 2: Gang-box mounting screws

  • Qty 1: 6ft Micro USB to USB A data cable (USB 2.0)

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