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Vertiv™ Avocent® HMX 6500R | High Performance KVM Receiver (HMX6500R)

The Vertiv™ Avocent® HMX 6500R High Performance KVM System receiver delivers KVM and VM access without requiring additional hardware or compromise on KVM functionality. By incorporating Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) protocols into the receiver, the Avocent® HMX 6500R allows all operators to access all machines in a more efficient way. It is ideal for demanding applications such as broadcast, control rooms and collaborative environments.

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Key Benefits
Crisp and clear picture quality, audio, and USB 2.0 to single/dual screens over a single 1GbE link.
Real-time access to unlimited physical and virtual machines from a single human-machine interface.
Dual-head displays for physical machines or Single-head display for virtual machines (not both).
Virtual Machines count towards endpoint license.
Accessible anywhere on any device with ease and security.
Best Suited For:
  • Broadcast and Entertainment
  • Banking, Financial and Insurance
  • Education
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Military, Defense, Aerospace and Missile
Warranty: 2 year Standard Warranty


Simplicity: No need for adapters or converters; currently meeting the needs of customers whose devices require DP
Accessibility: Ensure quality and security of critical devices when accessing them remotely.
Quality: Crisp and clear picture quality, audio, and flexibility in graphical/image output and USB 2.0 to single/dual screens over a single 1GbE link.
Options: Dual-head displays for physical machines or Single-head display for virtual machines (not both) provides options to view content
Flexibility: Over a single 1GbE link, users have the flexibility on the type of connectivity they prefer with the ability to transfer over greater distances  


Native Dual Head DisplayPort (DP)
VDI/VM Support via Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP)
Dual Head 1920x1200 @60 Hz or Single 2560x1600
Dual Head Physical or Single Head Virtual
1 GB Ethernet or SFP (Fiber of Copper)   
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Vertiv™ Avocent® HMX 6500R | High Performance KVM Receiver (HMX6500R)
Product Overview
Input Ports
Output Ports
Speaker, Microphone
Video Connection
2 X Display Port
Video Resolution
2560 X 1600
Graphic Mode
Extension Distance
100 Meters
Power Description
Power Supply(s)
External 12VDC, 5A
Input Power (Maximum)
Network Interface(s)
1x RJ45 ( 1 Gbe), 2x SFP+ cages (1 Gbe)
USB ports
4 ports of USB 2.0 with USB True Emulation
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature
0 to 40°C / 32 to 104°C
10-90% non-condensing
Storage Temperature
0 to 60°C / 32 to 140°C
Physical Characteristics
4 lbs
1.8 kgs
8.3 in
210 mm
8.5 in
215 mm
1.6 in
40 mm
Authentication Supported
Requires Manager
Agency Approvals
CE and FCC

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Vertiv Technical Support for IT Management & Software (Trellis & Avocent products)
+1 888 793 8763
Mon-Fri 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Alabama USA
Product areas of focus: Desktop KVM and KM, IP KVM, Secure KVM, Serial Consoles and Gateways, Digital Infrastructure Solutions
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