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Triple HD Optical to Electrical Converter, 19.4Mb/s to 1.485Gb/s

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  • Three independent channels of optical to electrical conversion that support all SMPTE ST 292-1 standards at 1.485Gb/s
  • Supports reclocking of all SMPTE ST 259 standards with operation from 143Mb/s - 360Mb/s
  • Supports reclocking of additional standards of SMPTE ST 305 (SDTi), SMPTE ST 344 (540Mb/s), M2S and DVB-ASI (270Mb/s)
  • Automatically operates in non-reclocking mode in the presence of rates not supported by reclocking
  • Fully hot swappable from front of frame, with no fiber or BNC disconnect/reconnect required
  • High density - accommodates up to 45 independent channels of optical conversion, in a single 3RU 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 card status monitoring via four digit card edge display or remotely through SNMP and VistaLINK® capability
  • VistaLINK® capable for remote monitoring via SNMP (using VistaLINK® PRO) when installed in 7800FR frame with a 7800FC VistaLINK® Frame Controller
  • Detection and display of optical input power, and data rate
  • Wide range optical input (1270nm-1610nm)
  • Supports single-mode and multi-mode fiber optic cable
  • SC/PC or FC/PC connector options
  • Tally output on Frame Status bus upon loss of input signal


Optical Input

Number of Inputs 3 (independent channels)
Connector SC/PC, FC/PC female housing
Operating Wavelength 1270nm to 1610nm
Maximum Input Power -1dBm
Optical Sensitivity -23dBm

Serial Video Output

Standard SMPTE ST 292-1, SMPTE ST 259-A,B,C,D, SMPTE ST 305, SMPTE ST 310, SMPTE ST 344, M2S, DVB-ASI
Number of Outputs 3 reclocked (independent channels)
Connector BNC per IEC 61169-8 Annex A
Signal Level 800mV nominal
DC Offset 0V ±0.5V
Rise/Fall Time
SD @270Mb/s 600ps nominal
HD @1.485Gb/s 150ps nominal
Overshoot < 10% of amplitude
Return Loss > 15dB up to 1.5GHz
Wideband Jitter < 0.2UI (reclocked)


Voltage +12V DC
Power 6 Watts
EMI/RFI Complies with FCC Part 15 Class A, EU EMC Directive


Number of Slots 1

Ordering Information

7707OE-3-HD Triple HD Optical to Electrical Converter, 19.4Mb/s or 143Mb/s to 1.485Gb/s, VistaLINK®

Ordering Options

Notes Rear plate and fiber connector must be specified at time of order - eg: [model]+SC+3RU
Connector Suffix
Rear Plate Suffix
+1RU 1RU rear plate for use with 7701FR Multiframe
+SA Standalone Enclosure Rear Plate
+3RU 3RU rear plate for use with 350FR, 7700FR-C or 7800FR Multiframes


350FR Portable Multiframe which holds 7 single slot modules
7700FR-C 3RU Multiframe which holds 15 single slot modules
7800FR 3RU Multiframe which holds 15 single slot modules
7701FR 1RU Multiframe which holds 3 single slot modules
S7701FR 7700 Series Standalone Enclosure