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AR# 56545

Ethernet 1000Base-X PCS/PMA or SGMII - Can the VC709 SFP+ Cage Operate at 1G Speed?


Is the VC709 SFP+ Cage able to Operate at 1G Speed?


The GTH connected to the SFP+ cage should have no problem doing SGMII or 1000Base-X at 1G speed. 

However compatible SFP+ copper transceivers should be used.

Revision History:
6/21/2013 - Initial Release

AR# 56545
Date Created 06/21/2013
Last Updated 03/04/2015
Status Active
Type General Article
  • Ethernet 1000BASE-X PCS/PMA or SGMII