VC-231GF – Planet 1-Port 1000BASE-X SFP + 1-Port RJ11 VDSL2 Converter

Part Number: VC-231GF Categories ,

The VC-231GF, a PLANET Long Reach Ethernet (LRE) solution, is a Single-port Gigabit Ethernet-over-VDSL2 Converter for connecting ultra-fast FTTx deployment with the existing in-building and in-house telephone wire installation.

Hardware Specifications
LAN Port1 1000BASE-SX/LX SFP interface
VDSL Port1 VDSL2 RJ11 female phone jack
Twisted-pair telephone wires (AWG-24 or better) up to 1.4km
Phone PortAdditional splitter for POTS connection
DIP Switch & Functionality4-position DIP switch
■ CO or CPE mode selectable
■ Selectable G.INP and interleaved mode
■ Selectable target band plan
■ Selectable target SNR mode
LED Indicators1 Power: Green
1 1000BASE-SX/LX LNK/ACT: Green
1 VDSL: Green
1 CO: Green
1 CPE: Green
ESD Protection6KV DC
InstallationWall mount or DIN rail with optional kit
Dimensions (W x D x H)97 x 70 x 26 mm
Power RequirementsDC 5V, 2A external power
Power Consumption4.3 watts/14BTU (maximum)
Switch Specifications
Switch Processing SchemeStore-and-Forward
Address Table2K entries
Flow ControlBack pressure for half duplex
IEEE 802.3x pause frame for full duplex
Maximum Packet Size1522bytes
System Specifications
■ ITU-T G.993.1 VDSL
■ ITU-T G.997.1
■ ITU-T G.993.2 VDSL2 (Profile 17a/30a support)
■ ITU-T G.993.5 G.Vectoring
■ ITU-T G.998
ADSL ComplianceCapable of ADSL2/2+ standard
■ ITU G.992.3 G.dmt.bis
■ ITU G.992.5 G.dmt.bisplus
Data Rate: Up to 24Mbps
Performance* (Downstream/Upstream)
  • Interleave, Asym, 8dB

200M —-> 190Mbps/87Mbps
400M —-> 161Mbps/60Mbps
600M —-> 118Mbps/36Mbps
800M —-> 59Mbps/24Mbps
1000M –> 47Mbps/7Mbps
1200M –> 39Mbps/4Mbps
1400M –> 25Mbps/4Mbps

  • Interleave, Sym, 8dB

200M —-> 147Mbps/139Mbps
400M —-> 112Mbps/110Mbps
600M —-> 75Mbps/73Mbps
800M —-> 44Mbps/44Mbps
1000M –> 26Mbps/25Mbps
1200M –> 24Mbps/13Mbps
1400M –> 20Mbps/9Mbps

  • G.INP, Asym, 8dB

200M —-> 197Mbps/101Mbps
400M —-> 168Mbps/65Mbps
600M —-> 109Mbps/34Mbps
800M —-> 65Mbps/20Mbps
1000M –> 53Mbps/7Mbps
1200M –> 44Mbps/4Mbps
1400M –> 28Mbps/4Mbps

  • G.INP, Sym, 8dB

200M —-> 150Mbps/150Mbps
400M —-> 117Mbps/117Mbps
600M —-> 77Mbps/77Mbps
800M —-> 43Mbps/43Mbps
1000M –> 29Mbps/28Mbps
1200M –> 27Mbps/15Mbps
1400M –> 22Mbps/10Mbps

  • Interleave, Asym, 12dB

200M —-> 178Mbps/84Mbps
400M —-> 143Mbps/53Mbps
600M —-> 99Mbps/32Mbps
800M —-> 48Mbps/22Mbps
1000M –> 41Mbps/5Mbps
1200M –> 33Mbps/3Mbps
1400M –> 23Mbps/3Mbps

  • Interleave, Sym, 12dB

200M —-> 135Mbps/127Mbps
400M —-> 96Mbps/96Mbps
600M —-> 61Mbps/59Mbps
800M —-> 40Mbps/40Mbps
1000M –> 23Mbps/18Mbps
1200M –> 22Mbps/9Mbps
1400M –> 16Mbps/7Mbps

  • G.INP, Asym, 12dB

200M —-> 185Mbps/89Mbps
400M —-> 148Mbps/54Mbps
600M —-> 95Mbps/32Mbps
800M —-> 58Mbps/14Mbps
1000M –> 46Mbps/6Mbps
1200M –> 37Mbps/3Mbps
1400M –> 25Mbps/3Mbps

  • G.INP, Sym, 12dB

200M —-> 140Mbps/140Mbps
400M —-> 97Mbps/97Mbps
600M —-> 60Mbps/60Mbps
800M —-> 35Mbps/35Mbps
1000M –> 26Mbps/21Mbps
1200M –> 25Mbps/11Mbps
1400M –> 18Mbps/8Mbps

Standards Conformance
Standards ComplianceIEEE 802.3z Gigabit SX/LX
IEEE 802.3x Full-duplex flow control
IEEE 802.1p Class of Service
ITU-T G.993.1 VDSL
ITU-T G.997.1
ITU-T G.993.2 VDSL2 (Profile 17a/30a support)
ITU-T G.993.5 G.Vectoring & G.INP
ITU-T G.998
xDSL Compatibility
* Performace is based on the VC-231GF (CO mode) that coworks with PLANET VC-231G (CPE mode). The actual data rate will vary on the quality of the copper wire and environmental factors.