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StarTech 1000 Mb/s Gigabit Single-Mode Fiber Ethernet Media Converter (9.3mi)

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Product Highlights
  • SC-Terminated Fiber
  • Transfer Distance of 9.32mi (15km)

The black 1000 Mb/s Gigabit Single-Mode Fiber Ethernet Media Converter from StarTech converts transparently to and from 1000Base-T Ethernet signals and 1000Base-LH optical signals, providing a cost-effective Ethernet-fiber / copper-fiber link. It allows you to extend an Ethernet network connection up to 9.32mi (15km) over a Single-mode SC fiber backbone.

Supporting a Single-mode fiber optic cable distance of up to 9.32mi (15km), this fiber media converter delivers a simple solution for connecting Gigabit Ethernet networks to remote locations using SC-terminated SM fiber, while ensuring solid network performance and scalability.

Auto detects half / full duplex transfer mode from the TX port
Auto negotiation MDI / MDI-X (crossover for TX port)
Compact design ensures portability and simplifies mounted installations
LED indicators for simple Ethernet / Fiber network link monitoring
Simple installation
Supports forced full duplex or auto-negotiation modes on the fiber link
Supports 802.3ab 1000Base-TX, and 1000Base-LX / LH industry standards
Supports a maximum Single-Mode fiber optic cable distance of 9.32mi (15km)
Supports IEEE 802.1q Tag VLAN pass through
Supports transparent Q-in-Q double tagged frames
1310nm wavelength
Easily installed into any scenario with little to no configurations needed
Free Lifetime Technical Support


Extending an Ethernet connection by up to 9.32mi (15km) using a fiber backbone
Creates an Ethernet-fiber / copper-fiber link for connecting remote sub-networks to larger fiber optic networks / backbones
Converts Ethernet to fiber, fiber to copper / Ethernet, ensuring optimum network scalability for connecting 2 or more Ethernet network nodes (e.g. connecting 2 buildings on the same campus)
Designed to provide high-speed bandwidth for demanding large scale work groups that require expansion of Gigabit Ethernet network


Provides increased bandwidth and high data throughput by eliminating network bottlenecks and congestion
Industry-standard Plug-in Support IEEE 802.3z 1000Base-LX / LH
Connector 1 Local Unit Connectors: 1 - RJ-45 Female
Connector 2 Remote Unit Connectors: 1 - Fiber Optic SC Female
Data Transfer Rate 1000 Mb/s (1 Gb/s)
Maximum Distance Maximum Transfer Distance: 9.32mi (15km)
Fiber type Single-Mode
Wavelength 1310nm
Operating Mode Fiber: Half / Full-Duplex
LED Indicators 1 x FX Link: On - Valid Fiber Link

1 x Power Indicator

1 x TP Link: On - Valid Ethernet Link

1 x TP RX: On - Receiving Data on the Ethernet Link

Input Voltage 110 to 240 VAC
Input Current 0.3 A
Output Voltage 9 VDC
Output Current 0.6 A
Center Tip Polarity Positive
Plug Type M
Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Storage Temperature 14 to 158°F (-10 to 70°C)
Humidity 90% RH
Physical Characteristics
Dimensions (L x W x H) 3.90 x 2.90 x 1.10" (9.91 x 7.37 x 2.79 cm)
Weight 15.90 oz (450.76 g)
StarTech 1000 Mb/s Gigabit Single-Mode Fiber Ethernet Media Converter (9.3mi)
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