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Fibre Optical Grades & Distances

 

A guide to achievable application distances over fibre optical cable.

Application

Fibre Grade

Distance (M)

     
Transmission link lengths for 1 Gb/s (SX/LX)

OM1

275/550

Transmission link lengths for 10 Gb/s (SR/LX4)

OM1

33/300

     
Transmission link lengths for 1 Gb/s (SX/LX)

OM2

550/550

Transmission link lengths for 10 Gb/s (SR/LX4)

OM2

82/300

     
Transmission link lengths for 1 Gb/s (SX/LX)

OM3

880/550

Transmission link lengths for 10 Gb/s (SR/LX4)

OM3

330/300

Transmission link lengths for 40 Gb/s (SR4)

OM3

100

Transmission link lengths for 100 Gb/s (SR10)

OM3

100

     
Transmission link lengths for 1 Gb/s (SX/LX)

OM4

900/550

Transmission link lengths for 10 Gb/s (SR/LX4)

OM4

550/300

Transmission link lengths for 40 Gb/s (SR4)

OM4

150

Transmission link lengths for 100 Gb/s (SR10)

OM4

150

     
Transmission link length for 1000Base-LX

OS1

2000

Transmission link length for 10GBase-LX

OS1

2000

Transmission link length for 40GBASE-LR

OS1

10000

Transmission link length for 100GBASE-LR

OS1

10000

Transmission link length for 100GBASE-ER4

OS1

40000

     
Transmission link length for 1000Base-LX

OS2

5000

Transmission link length for 10GBase-LR

OS2

10000

Transmission link length for 10GBase-LX4

OS2

10000

Transmission link length for 10Gbit-FC

OS2

10000

Transmission link length for 40GBASE-LR

OS2

10000

Transmission link length for 100GBASE-LR

OS2

10000

Transmission link length for 100GBASE-ER4

OS2

40000