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10GBASE-T SFP+ Copper Transceiver knowledge
November 27,2017 17:23:19
Do you know 10GBASE Copper-T Module? It has stable performance, takes full advantage of Copper Cabling. 
Here we share some knowledge of 10GBASE Copper-T for you, hope it will help you on your work and business.

1. What is 10GBASE Copper-T?
It mainly be used in the transmission of 10G Ethernet in Cat 6 or Cat7 Copper cabling systems, meets SFF-8431, SFF-8432 MSA Standard, distance up to 30M. 

2. 10GBASE Copper-T VS SFP+ Optical Transceiver


10GBASE Copper-T


Transmission Media


Optical Fiber




Transmission Distance



Cabling system

Copper Cabling

Optical Cabling

Transmission Speed



a. 10GBASE Copper-T with RJ-45 Connector, be used in Cat6 or Cat7 Cabling, and the Copper Cabling cost is lower than the Optical Cabling cost.
b. 10GBASE Copper-T can be used in the Copper Cabling systems directly, and SFP+ Modules need to use some equipment, like Ethernet Switches, Media Converters, etc,. It would also save cost.
Like the picture as below.

3. Can ETU-link supply 10GBASE Copper-T transceivers?
Yes, we can. 10GBASE Copper-T transceiver is a 10G connection solution which save cost, 
ETU-link supply various brands compatible 10GBASE Copper-T, like Cisco, H3C, Juniper, Huawei, etc.

PS. Currently the 10G products family in ETU-link includes:SFP+ SR, SFP+ LR, SFP+ ER, SFP+ZR, SFP+ BIDI, SFP+ CWDM, SFP+ DWDM, SFP+ AOC, SFP+ DAC, SFP+ Tunable, SFP-T, XFP, X2, XENPAK, etc.

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