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  • Electrical to optical converter for all SMPTE ST 259 standards with operation from 143Mb/s - 360Mb/s
  • Supports SMPTE ST 310 (19.4Mb/s), M2S, DVB-ASI (270Mb/s), SMPTE ST 344 (540Mb/s) and SMPTE ST 305 (SDTi) rates
  • Detection and display of input equalization, video format and EDH errors
  • Automatic coaxial input equalization to up 275m at 270Mb/s (Belden 8281)
  • Reclocked optical and electrical outputs
  • Optical output wavelengths of 1310nm, 1550nm and up to sixteen CWDM wavelengths (ITU-T G.694.2 compliant)
  • DWDM wavelengths (ITU-T G.694.1 compliant) also available
  • Supports multi-mode and single-mode fiber
  • Fully hot swappable from front of frame
  • Occupies one card slot and can be housed in the 1RU 7801FR frame which holds up to four single or two dual slot modules, the 3RU 7800FR frame which has a 15 slot capacity, the portable 3RU 350FR frame which has a 7 slot capacity, or a standalone enclosure which holds a single module.
  • Comprehensive signal and status monitoring via four-digit card-edge display or remotely through SNMP and VistaLINK® capablity
  • VistaLINK® capable for remote monitoring via SNMP (using VistaLINK® PRO) when installed in 7800FR frame with a 7800FC VistaLINK® Frame Controller

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Serial Video Input
ReclockedSMPTE ST 259 A, B, C, D, SMPTE ST 297, SMPTE ST 344, SMPTE ST 310, SMPTE ST 305, M2S or DVB-ASI
Non-ReclockedAny bi-level signal type at rates of 19.4 - 540Mb/s
Number of Inputs1
ConnectorBNC per IEC 61169-8 Annex A
EqualizationAutomatic 275m @ 270Mb/s with Belden 8281 (or equivalent cable)
Return Loss> 15dB up to 540Mb/s
Serial Video Output
Number of Outputs2 (1 output DVB-ASI/M2S compliant)
ConnectorBNC per IEC 61169-8 Annex A
Signal Level800mV nominal
DC Offset0V ±0.5V
Rise/Fall Time900ps nominal
Overshoot< 10% of amplitude
Return Loss> 15dB up to 270Mb/s
Wideband Jitter< 0.2UI
Optical Output
StandardSMPTE ST 297
Number of Outputs1
ConnectorFemale SC/PC, FC/PC
Return Loss> 14dB
Rise/Fall Time400-700ps
Jitter< 0.2UI
WavelengthSee Ordering Information
Optical Power
1310nm FP-7dBm ±1dBm
1550nm, CWDM DFB0dBm ±1dBm
DWDM DFB+7dBm ±1dBm
Voltage+12V DC
Power6 Watts (non-DWDM) or 9 Watts (DWDM)
Number of Slots1
Laser SafetyClass 1 laser product, complies with 24CFR 1040.10 and 1040.11, IEC 60825-1
EMI/RFIComplies with FCC Part 15, Class A, EU EMC Directive

Ordering Information

SDI Electrical to Optical Converter 19.4Mb/s or 143-540Mb/s
7707EO131310nm FP laser
7707EO151550nm DFB laser
CWDM & DWDM (Ordering Information)
7707EOxxCWDM DFB laser
7707EODxxxDWDM DFB laser (Contact Factory for Wavelength Availability)
Ordering Options
NotesRear plate and fiber connector must be specified at time of order - eg: [model]+SC+3RU
Connector Suffix
Rear Plate Suffix
+1RU1RU rear plate for use with 7701FR Multiframe
+SAStandalone Enclosure Rear Plate
+3RU3RU rear plate for use with 350FR, 7700FR-C or 7800FR Multiframes
350FRPortable Multiframe which holds 7 single slot modules
7700FR-C3RU Multiframe which holds 15 single slot modules
7800FR3RU Multiframe which holds 15 single slot modules
7701FR1RU Multiframe which holds 3 single slot modules
S7701FR7700 Series Standalone Enclosure
Patch Cable
CB-FP1M-SCPCSingle mode fiber cable, 1m, SC/PC male termination
CB-FP1M-STPCSingle mode fiber cable, 1m, ST/PC male termination
CB-FP5M-SCPCSingle mode fiber cable, 5m, SC/PC male termination
CB-FP5M-STPCSingle mode fiber cable, 5m, ST/PC male termination
CB-FP10M-SCPCSingle mode fiber cable, 10m, SC/PC male termination
CB-FP10M-STPCSingle mode fiber cable, 10m, ST/PC male termination