AFBR-0978Z Evaluation Board for AFBR-5978Z Transceiver that complies with Ethernet (10/100Mbps) standard and additional Digital Diagnostic Feature

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The evaluation kit AFBR-0978Z includes two evaluation boards, an I/O cable, a SC-RJ optical cable, a CD containing user software and documentation. The evaluation boards are POF/HCS to UTP media converters for easy integration in an existing Fast Ethernet infrastructure and have several features to easily and effectively evaluate the performance of the AFBR-5978Z transceiver.


  • Temperature and supply voltage of the be monitored real-time as well as the modulation amplitude, which is a measure optical link quality;
  • DMI alarm and warning levels can be retrieved alarm and warning flags monitored;
  • Supports 10 Mbps and 100 Mbps operation in hardware and software configurable modes:
    • forced 10 Mbps only mode;
    • forced 100 Mbps only mode;
    • non-transparent half duplex auto-negotiation;
    • non-transparent full duplex auto-negotiation;
    • transparent with auto-negotiation;


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