SNAP12 End Of Life Solved - Reflex Photonics gives SNAP12 new life with 120G performance and introduces an industrial temperature version

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Reflex Photonics, a leading supplier of Optical components and modules for communications, industrial and military applications, today announced its new SNAP12 120Gbps and POP4 product with industrial temperature version (-40 to +85°C).

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Reflex Photonics now offers 100% MSA compatible SNAP12 and POP4 with speeds from 2 to 10Gbps/channel in commercial and industrial operating temperature version. Save cost and time of requalifying your products; use the Reflex SNAP12. Reflex enhanced SNAP12 achieves 10Gbps performance using only 1W for operation from -40C to +85C.

The new SNAP12 and POP4 deliver error free operation over 100m of OM3 cable with the latest lower power electronics and VCSEL technology.

Performances summary

  •     2 to 10 Gbps / Channels
  •     0 to 70C or -40 to +85C
  •     1 W nominal power required
  •     BER – better than e-12
  •     SNAP12 MSA compatible

Reflex Photonics VP of Product Management, Gerald Persaud states “we will supply SNAP12 and POP4 for many years to support the large installed base of products relying on SNAP12. As well, we are proud to launch the unique industrial temperature SNAP12 with improved 120G performance”.

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About Reflex Photonics: Founded in 2002, Reflex Photonics is an advanced developer of extreme high-speed, parallel channel optical connectivity solutions for Telecommunications, Datacom and Defense applications. The company addresses the growing demand for high-speed interconnects in enterprise-class storage/server environments and telecom-class switches/routers, enabling equipment developers to design smaller, lower cost and lower powered systems that result in higher fidelity and faster connectivity.

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Rose-Marie Macinati
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