VC-234G – Planet 4-Port 10/100/1000T Ethernet to VDSL2 Bridge – 30a profile

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Part Number:VC-234G

$202.00 (ex-GST)

Planet VC-234G, a Gigabit Ethernet-over-VDSL2 Converter, works well with a pervasive telephone line network with a symmetric (downstream/upstream) data rate of up to 150/150Mbps (G.INP, Sym, 8dB) over a distance of 300m and 20/12Mbps over a long distance of 1.4km. It is based on the two-core networking technology, Gigabit Ethernet and VDSL2 (Very-high-data-rate Digital Subscriber Line 2). This technology offers absolutely the fastest data transmission speed over the existing copper telephone lines without the need of rewiring.

  • ITU-T G.993.5 G.Vector and G.INP
  • DMT-based coding technology
  • Built-in POST splitter to share voice and date
  • One RJ11 connector for VDSL port with VDSL connection
  • One phone connector for telephone connection
  • Voice and data communication can be shared simultaneously based on the existing telephone wire
  • CO/CPE mode selectable via DIP switch
  • Selectable target band plan and SNR margin
  • Up to 200/100Mbps (G.INP, Asym, 8dB) bandwidth
  • 4 10/100/1000BASE-TX LAN ports
  • Complies with IEEE 802.3, 10BASE-T, IEEE 802.3u, 100BASE-TX and IEEE 802.3x, flow control Ethernet standards
  • Half duplex back pressure and IEEE 802.3x full duplex pause frame flow control
  • Supports IEEE 802.1Q VLAN tag transparency
  • VDSL2 stand-alone transceiver for simple bridge modem application
  • Advantage of minimum installation time (Simply Plug-and-Play)
  • Supports extensive LED indicators for network diagnosis
  • Compact in size and easy to install
VC-234G - Planet 4-Port 10/100/1000T Ethernet to VDSL2 Bridge - 30a profile
Hardware Specifications
LAN Ports 4 10/100/1000BASE-T RJ45 auto-MDI/MDI-X ports
VDSL Port 1 VDSL2 RJ11 female phone jack
Twisted-pair telephone wires (AWG24 or better) up to 1.4km
Phone Port 1 RJ11, built-in splitter for POTS connection
Dimensions (W x D x H) 154.6 x 86.0 x 26.3 mm
Weight 350g
Power Requirements 5V DC, 2A external power
LED Indicators 1 power: Green
4 1000BASE-T LNK/ACT: Green
4 100BASE-TX LNK/ACK: Green
1 VDSL: Green
1 CO: Green
1 CPE: Green
Housing Metal
DIP Switch & Functionality 4-position DIP switch

  • CO/CPE mode select
  • Selectable G.INP and interleaved mode
  • Selectable target Band plan
  • Selectable target SNR mode
Switch Specifications
Switch Processing Scheme Store-and-Forward
Address Table 2K entries
Flow Control Back pressure for half duplex
IEEE 802.3x pause frame for full duplex
Jumbo Packet Size 9K bytes
System Specifications
VDSL Compliance VDSL-DMT
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 Compliance Capable of ADSL2/2+ standard

  • ITU G.992.3 G.dmt.bis
  • ITU G.992.5 G.dmt.bisplus

Data Rate: Up to 24Mbps

Performance*<br>(Downstream/Upstream) Interleave, Asym, 8dB
200M ----> 193Mbps/89Mbps
400M ----> 164Mbps/69Mbps
600M ----> 112Mbps/39Mbps
800M ----> 70Mbps/14Mbps
1000M --> 46Mbps/7Mbps
1400M --> 21Mbps/4Mbps

Interleave, Sym, 8dB
200M ----> 142Mbps/139Mbps
400M ----> 116Mbps/118Mbps
600M ----> 70Mbps/73Mbps
800M ----> 50Mbps/40Mbps
1000M --> 24Mbps/24Mbps
1400M --> 10Mbps/6Mbps

G.INP, Asym, 8dB
200M ----> 200Mbps/100Mbps
400M ----> 170Mbps/68Mbps
600M ---->113Mbps/37Mbps
800M ----> 70Mbps/18Mbps
1000M --> 51Mbps/7Mbps
1400M --> 24Mbps/2Mbps

G.INP, Sym, 8dB
200M ----> 150Mbps/150Mbps
400M ----> 120Mbps/126Mbps
600M ----> 73Mbps/78Mbps
800M ----> 48Mbps/43Mbps
1000M --> 27Mbps/26Mbps
1400M --> 10Mbps/5Mbps

Interleave, Asym, 12dB
200M ----> 180Mbps/80Mbps
400M ----> 145Mbps/57Mbps
600M ----> 95Mbps/32Mbps
800M ----> 60Mbps/13Mbps
1000M --> 39Mbps/6Mbps
1400M --> 18Mbps/2Mbps

Interleave, Sym, 12dB
200M ----> 137Mbps/129Mbps
400M ----> 99Mbps/102Mbps
600M ----> 54Mbps/61Mbps
800M ----> 41Mbps/35Mbps
1000M --> 22Mbps/19Mbps
1400M --> 7Mbps/3Mbps

G.INP, Asym, 12dB
200M ----> 185Mbps/90Mbps
400M ----> 150Mbps/60Mbps
600M ----> 94Mbps/36Mbps
800M ----> 61Mbps/14Mbps
1000M --> 44Mbps/6Mbps
1400M --> 21Mbps/1Mbps

G.INP, Sym, 12dB
200M ----> 142Mbps/136Mbps
400M ----> 103Mbps/110Mbps
600M ----> 57Mbps/65Mbps
800M ----> 38Mbps/36Mbps
1000M --> 14Mbps/13Mbps
1400M --> 8Mbps/3Mbps

*Note: As there are various resistance values in the category of RJ11 cable, the actual data rate will vary on the quality of the copper wire and environmental factors.

Standards Conformance
Standards Compliance IEEE 802.3 Ethernet
IEEE 802.3u Fast Ethernet
IEEE 802.3ab Gigabit Ethernet
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
Ordering Information


4-Port 10/100/1000T Ethernet to VDSL2 Bridge -- 30a profile w/G.vectoring, RJ11
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