1xN Optical Switch
Photonics

product imagePLC* based 1xN optical switch provides a compact, stable and highly reliable solution for optical switching. Its highly reliable and high speed nature is applicable to the multiple point power monitoring by sharing single optical channel monitor.

*PLC: Planar Lightwave Circuit

FEATURE

  • High reliability
  • Low loss and high extinction ratio
  • No mechanical moving parts.
  • High-speed switching at milliseconds

Function and Application

Figure:Function:Integrated switch treeApplication:Shared OCM at WSS node

SPECIFICATIONS

Parameter 1 x 8 1 x 128
Operating wavelength C-band or L-band
Insertion Loss < 3 dB < 3.5 dB
Insertion Loss Uniformity < 1 dB
PDL < 0.4 dB
Extinction Ratio > 40 dB
Return Loss > 40 dB
Response Time (10%/90%) < 3 ms
Total Power Consumption < 4.5 W < 9 W
Module Size 140 x 38 x 11.5 mm³ 160 x 110 x 14 mm³
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