The SN® connector combines ‘best-in-class’ packing density with carrier-grade performance and reliability. Designed and optimized for next-generation data rates, the SN connector offers network operators the chance to densify their existing legacy infrastructure whilst at the same time providing an upgrade path to 400G and beyond. The SN Standard connector is suitable for termination to either 1.6 mm or 2.0 mm round cable that incorporates a ruggedized jacket and internal strain relief.
- Accepts 1.6 mm and 2.0 mm cable
- Very Small Form Factor (VSFF)
- Uses proven LC ferrule technology
- Exceeds GR-326-CORE requirements
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|Typical Insertion Loss (dB)*||0.05||0.08||0.07||0.12||0.05|
|Max Insertion Loss (dB)*||0.15||0.20||0.15||0.25||0.15|
|Typical Return Loss (dB)||≥55||≥65||≥25|
|Operating Temperature (°C)||-40 to +75|
|Durability||<0.2dB typical change, 500 mating’s|
* Per random mating testing IEC 61753-1
On Board Optics
Government & Defense
The SN Connector can be used in temperatures as low as -40°C and up to 75°C.
The SN connector utilizes a push/pull action on the boot to engage or disengage the connector.
No, you need a jacketed 2 fiber cable
The SN is designed to fit into a QSFP-DD, SFP-DD, and OSFP transceiver