Active Optical Cable (AOC) Assemblies for SFP+ Applications

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Using industry leading VCSEL technology and an advanced new light engine design, the 3M Active Optical Cable Assembly for SFP+ Applications provides exceptional cost/performance value. The SFP+ AOC delivers a single bi-directional channel operating at up to 10.3125 Gbps while using a subtle 240mW (typical) of energy per end.


  • Low power @ 240mW typical
  • 1 channel operating at up to 10.3125 Gbps
  • Fiber link up to 100m
  • BER @ 10-12
  • Hot pluggable
  • Bend insensitive fiber
  • Full set of diagnostic features
  • Supports to SFF-8431 Enhanced Small Form Factor Pluggable Module SFP+, Rev 4.1
  • Supports to Fiber Channel Physical Interface – 5 (FC-PI-5) Rev 6.10 released
  • Class 1 eye-safe per IEC 60825-1/CDRH
  • FCC Class B and CE Emissions and Immunity (EN 61000 4-3)
  • 3M 2-year active optical warranty
  • RoHS Compliant*


  • High-performance computing clusters
  • 10G Ethernet applications (10GbE)
  • 4G and 8G Fiber Channel Applications (4GFC/8GFC)
  • 1x InfiniBand QDR. DDR, SDR
  • Servers, switches, storage and host card adapters (NIC)