USB-C to Fiber Optic Converter - Open SFP

Connect to a GbE network through your laptop’s USB-C port using the Gigabit SFP of your choice

Product ID: US1GC30SFP

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  • Provides a fiber network connection to portable laptops or tablets
  • Fiber-to-the-desk connectivity (FTTD) enhances security, reducing the risk of data leaks
  • Add a Gigabit Ethernet (1000Mbps) connection through a USB 3.0 Type-C interface
Your price
$405.99CAD

In stock: CA: 3 | US: 15

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This USB-C™ to fiber-optic converter lets you utilize the USB 3.0 (Type-C™) port on your laptop or tablet to provide a secure fiber network connection. Windows® and Mac compatible, the network adapter provides a Gigabit Ethernet (1000 Mbps) optical network connection for portable laptops or tablets, or systems without expansion slots.

A flexible solution with an open SFP slot

The open SFP slot enables you to use your preferred SFP transceiver module to meet your networking needs - use an SFP with your desired wavelength, distance, connection type to achieve an efficient network solution. (SFP sold separately.)

Secure fiber-to-the-desk connectivity

This USB to fiber-optic converter provides reliable fiber connectivity while protecting your network from problems with electronic interference - a common issue with copper Ethernet networks. Fiber-to-the-desk connectivity (FTTD) maximizes network security, reducing the risk of data leaks for sensitive information, without compromising network speed and reliability.

Easy portability

Compact and portable, this USB-C to fiber-optic converter is powered directly from the USB port.

Plug and play

Get up and running quickly. The USB to fiber-optic converter supports certified drivers for Windows, Mac and Linux®. Once the adapter is plugged into a USB-C port, you simply install the drivers and the adapter is ready to transmit over a fiber network.

The US1GC30SFP is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.

 

Applications

  • Provides a portable network connectivity solution for mobile professionals, to access a fiber network through the USB port on their laptop or tablet
  • Ideal for secure network connectivity - a direct fiber connection means no electronic interference, which can be a problem with RJ45 network cards

Partner Numbers

  • Ingram Micro Canada 9408GC
  • Tech Data Canada 0T2040
  • SYNNEX Canada 6063742
  • ASI Distribution Canada 214386
  • D&H Canada US1GC30SFPCA
  • UPC 065030875042

Compatibility

  • Windows 7 logo
  • Windows 8 logo
  • Windows 10 logo
  • macOS High Sierra (10.13) logo
  • macOS Sierra (10.12) logo
  • macOS Mojave (10.14) logo
  • Windows Server 2019 logo
  • Linux logo
  • Windows Server 2016 logo
  • macOS Big Sur (11.0) logo
Windows® 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows® Server 2008, 2012, 2016, 2019
macOS 10.9 - 10.14, 11.0
Linux® kernel 3.5 to 4.11.x, LTS versions only

Specifications

Warranty Information Warranty 2 Years
Connector(s) 1 - Connector Type(s) USB Type-C (24 pin) USB 3.0 (5Gbps)
1 - External Ports SFP Slot
Environmental Operating Temperature 0°C ~ 60°C (32° ~ 140°F)
Storage Temperature -10° ~ 70°C (14° ~ 158°F)
Humidity 5% ~ 90% RH
Hardware Ports 1
Interface Fiber Ethernet
Bus Type USB-C
Industry Standards IEEE802.3z 1000BASE-SX/LX
IEEE 802.1Q VLAN tagging
Chipset ID Realtek - RTL8153-VB-CG
Microsemi - VSC8211XVW
Indicators 1 - LED Indicators Power
Link/Activity
Packaging Information Shipping (Package) Weight 3.7 oz [104 g]
Package Length 5.6 in [14.2 cm]
Package Width 6.7 in [17 cm]
Package Height 1.2 in [30 mm]
Performance Maximum Data Transfer Rate 1000 Mbps
Compatible Networks 1000 Mbps (1 Gbps)
Full Duplex Support Yes
Jumbo Frame Support 9K max.
Promiscuous Mode Yes
Physical Characteristics Color Black
Material Plastic
Cable Length 7.7 in [19.5 cm]
Product Length 10.2 in [26 cm]
Product Width 2.2 in [55 mm]
Product Height 0.8 in [20 mm]
Weight of Product 1.7 oz [48 g]
Power Power Source USB-Powered
Software OS Compatibility Windows® 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows® Server 2008, 2012, 2016, 2019
macOS 10.9 - 10.14, 11.0
Linux® kernel 3.5 to 4.11.x, LTS versions only
What's in the Box 1 - Included in Package network adapter
quick-start guide

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  • RoHS
    • Language: English
  • WEEE
    • Language: English

Safety Measures

  • If product has an exposed circuit board, do not touch the product under power.
  • If Class 1 Laser Product. Laser radiation is present when the system is open.
  • Wiring terminations should not be made with the product and/or electric lines under power.
  • Product installation and/or mounting should be completed by a certified professional as per the local safety and building code guidelines.
  • Cables (including power and charging cables) should be placed and routed to avoid creating electric, tripping or safety hazards.
*Product appearance and specifications are subject to change without notice.

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