SFH756 - 10MBd Transmitter

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The SFH756 is a low-cost transmitter for simple optical data transmission with polymer optical fiber. The 650nm LED allows for speeds up to 10MBd.

The transparent plastic package has an aperture where the the 2.2mm fiber-end can be inserted and fixed with glue. This easy coupling method is extremely cost-effective.


  • Low-cost 650nm transmitter LED
  • Clear package with integrated lens and aperture for bare fiber insertion
  • 2.2 mm aperture holds standard polymer optical fiber 
  • Auto insertable and wave solderable
  • RoHS compliant


  • Industrial control systems in EMI critical surroundings
  • High-voltage isolation, e.g. for IGBT control, lighnting protection etc.

Lifecycle Status

Not Recommended for New Design

Replacement Part


  • RoHS6
    Fully Compliant

Lifecycle Status

Not Recommended for New Design

Replacement Part

Substance Compliance

  • RoHS6
    Fully Compliant
Specification Value
Lifecycle Not Recommended for New Design
Distrib. Inventory Yes
Samples Available No
Emitter LED
Fiber Type Plastic Optical Fiber (POF)
RoHS6 Compliant Y
Maximum Distance (m) 20
Nominal Optical Wavelength (nm) 650
Pwr Supply In V 5
Data Rate DC-10 MBd


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