Vanco International VGA Over Cat5E Transmitter and Receiver

Eliminate the Need to Use Bulky, Expensive and Difficult to Terminate VGA Cables


VGA Over Cat5E Transmitter and Receiver

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  • Designed to transmit your VGA analog signal over Cat5e cabling so there is no need to carry around bulky and expensive cables
  • Allows you to set up video monitors up to 490' from your PC or video source and still view clear images
  • VGA video signals are run over standard Cat5 UTP cables which means there is no need to re-wire existing systems, for a time and labor saving installation
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The VGA transmitter device connects easily to your PC or video source with the use of a cable; while the receiver unit connects to your display for crisp video up to 490 feet away. One CAT-5 cable then connects the sender and the receiver to each other, extending your video perfectly, as well keeping it safe from sticky fingers. This extender allows you to place your display at a further distance for display and security purposes while still delivering flawless video signals.

  • Uses RJ45 connectors which are common place, making them easy to use and maintain
  • LED indicator light lets you know your unit is operational
  • Quality metal housing protects your unit and easy wall mounts make it snap to install wherever you need
  • Allows any SVGA signal to be transmitted up to 490 ft. or 150 meters using Cat5e cable
  • Signal runs from laptop or computer to transmitter to receiver to monitor
  • Supports resolutions up to 1080p, 2K, and 1920 x 1200
  • A great way to showcase information such as schedules, menus, or advertising over video displays while keeping your costly equipment safe in a remote location
  • Also compatible with Cat 6 cables RoHS Compatible
  • 120-day Manufacturer's warranty


Ideal for use in:

  • Multimedia exhibits
  • Retail trade shows
  • Places of worship
  • Classroom video distribution
  • Lecture halls
  • Overhead projector systems
  • Home Theater


Description: VGA over Cat5
MaximumBandwidth: 150MHz
VGA Resolutions Supported: 640 x 480, 800 x 600, 1024 x 768
Input Ports:
TX:1x DB15
RX:1x RJ45
Output Ports: TX:1x RJ45
RX:1x DB15
Power Adapter Included: 6V/0.83A
Dimensions: 3.1"L x 2.8"H x 1.1"D (80mm x 72mm x 27mm)
Weight: 1.14 lbs.
VAN-280504 Vanco VGA Over Cat5E
Transmitter and Receiver
3.1"L x 2.8"H x 1.1"D
(80mm x 72mm x 27mm)


  1. Connect the transmitter device to the VGA output on the back of your computer with cable.
  2. Connect the receiver unit to your monitor with the VGA cable that is attached to your monitor.
  3. Connect the CAT-5e cable between the sender and receiver units.
  4. Plug the 5V DC power supply into the sender unit, that's it!

The LED activates once the included power supply is connected and a properly connected CAT-5e cable is joining the sending and receiving units.

set-up diagram using 280504 on laptop and monitor





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