NxN Non-blocking Optical Matrix Switch
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product imageNxN Non-blocking Optical Matrix Switch PLC* based NxN optical matrix switch provides a compact, stable and reliable solution for optical cross connect. The NxN matrix switch has a non-blocking configulation.

*PLC: Planar Lightwave Circuit

FEATURE

  • High reliability
  • Low loss and high extinction ratio
  • Solid-state switch (no mechanical moving parts)
  • High-speed switching at milliseconds

Function and Application

Input and output optical fibers

SPECIFICATIONS

Parameter 8 x 8 16 x 16
Operating wavelength C-band or L-band
Insertion Loss < 3.5 dB < 5 dB
Insertion Loss Uniformity < 1 dB
PDL < 0.5 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 150 x 45 x 12.5 mm³ 140 x 106.5 x 14 mm³

Optical Characteristics

Graph:Optical characteristics of 16x16 matrix switch module (λ=1550nm)

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