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USB 3.0 to Fiber Optic Converter - 1000Base-SX SC

Connect to a fiber Gigabit Ethernet optic network through your laptop’s USB-A port

Product ID: US1GA30SXSC

  • 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 1000Mbps 1000BaseSX SC Ethernet connection through a USB 3.0 Type-A interface
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  • Highly portable design, with no need for an external power adapter (bus powered)
  • 1000Base-SX 1X9 SC optical transceiver
  • 550 m range over multimode fiber
  • Certified drivers for Windows, macOS and Linux
  • Plug-and-play installation
  • Wake-on-LAN support
£366.99 GBP exc VAT
£440.39 GBP inc VAT
77+ In stock
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Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty 2 Years
Hardware
Bus Type USB 3.0
Chipset ID Realtek - RTL8153-VB-CG
Microsemi - VSC8211XVW
Industry Standards IEEE802.3z 1000BASE-SX
IEEE 802.1Q VLAN tagging
Interface Fiber Ethernet
Ports 1
Performance
Compatible Networks 1000 Mbps (1 Gbps)
DDM No
Jumbo Frame Support 9K max.
Max Distance 550 m / 1804 ft
Maximum Data Transfer Rate 1000 Mbps
Promiscuous Mode Yes
Type Multi Mode
Wavelength 850nm
Connector(s)
Connector Type(s) 1 - 9 pin USB 3.0 A Female
1 - Fiber Optic SC Duplex Female
Software
OS Compatibility Windows® 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows® Server 2008, 2012, 2016, 2019
macOS 10.9 - 10.14
Linux® kernel 3.5 to 4.11.x, LTS versions only
Indicators
LED Indicators 1 - Power
1 - Link/Activity
Power
Power Source USB-Powered
Environmental
Humidity 5% ~ 90% RH
Operating Temperature 0°C ~ 60°C (32° ~ 140°F)
Storage Temperature -10° ~ 70°C (14° ~ 158°F)
Physical Characteristics
Cable Length 195 mm [7.7 in]
Color Black
Product Height 2 cm [0.8 in]
Product Length 17 cm [6.7 in]
Product Width 14 cm [5.5 in]
Weight of Product 110 g [3.9 oz]
Packaging Information
Package Height 30 mm [1.2 in]
Package Length 14.2 cm [5.6 in]
Package Width 17 cm [6.7 in]
Shipping (Package) Weight 54 g [1.9 oz]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - network adapter
1 - quick-start guide

Compatibility

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Windows® 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Windows® Server 2008, 2012, 2016, 2019
macOS 10.9 - 10.14
Linux® kernel 3.5 to 4.11.x, LTS versions only

Certifications

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