PDU 400-12 Power Distribution Unit

Streamlined AV project integration

RGB Spectrum’s Power Distribution Unit makes it simpler, easier and faster than ever to power up a variety of devices. Say goodbye to rack cable clutter and wall warts.

The convenient PDU 400-12 400-watt Power Distribution Unit provides 12 channels of 12-VDC power in a rugged, 1RU rack mountable enclosure. It is designed for 24/7 reliability, allowing system designers and facility managers to optimize power management.

Up to 25W per Channel
12 Ports with 12VDC per Port
400W Full Load
Power Factor Correction (PFC)
Connectors for Zio Encoder/Decoder or CAT-Linx 2
Phoenix Connectors Available for non-RGB Equipment

The PDU 400-12 auto-senses and accepts line voltages from 88 to 264 volts AC. It offers a unique, active Power Factor Correction (PFC) circuit that minimizes input current harmonics, enabling it to operate at very high efficiency. All outputs feature robust overload, over-voltage, and over-temperature protection.

The PDU 400-12 integrates with RGB Spectrum's Zio™ networked AV products, CAT-Linx 2 HDBaseT extenders, and AV devices from other manufacturers. Versatile and reliable Phoenix connectors allow for ease of use with a wide variety of devices that require 12-VDC power. Direct connectors are available for RGB Spectrum's Zio Encoders and Decoders and CAT-Linx 2 HDBaseT Extender products.

The PDU 400-12 is an ideal power distribution solution for professional AV applications.

Model: PDU 400-12
Technical Specifications
DC Power Outlets
Output Voltage
+12 VDC
Total Output Power
400 watts
Maximum Power per Output
25 watts
Maximum Current per Output
Maximum AC Current (115/230 VAC)
2.5A / 1.3A
AC Line Input Voltage Range
88-264 VAC
AC Line Input Frequency Range
47-63 Hz
AC Power Input Connector
IEC C14 power connector
DC Power Output Connectors
2-pin, 3.5 mm pitch Phoenix connectors
Rack Height
Product Dimensions (W x H x D)
17.32 x 11.81 x 1.71 inches (440 x 300 x 43.5 mm)
Product Weight
9.7 lbs. (4.4 kg)
105-135% rated output power
Over Temperature
Shut down output voltage, recovers automatically after temperature goes down
Working Temperature, Humidity
-22 to 113 °F (-30 to 45 °C), 20 - 90% relative humidity (non-condensing)