Fiber7: What are the hardware requirements?

For Fiber7-X2, your router must meet the following requirements:

  • 25 Gbit WAN port
  • DHCP
  • Fibre port

For Fiber7-X, your router must meet the following requirements:

  • 10 Gbit WAN port
  • DHCP
  • Fibre port

For Fiber7, your router must meet the following requirements:

  • 1 Gbit WAN port
  • DHCP
  • Fibre port

If you have a router with a gigabit-capable WAN port but no fibre optic port, you can purchase a converter from us and connect it to your existing device.

The optics (SFP receiver) of the router must support the following wavelengths: 10 km/TX1310/RX1490-1550 nm)

Please note that there are different fibre patch cables that are cut differently (depending on the router):

  • Simplex single-mode cable as patch cable LC/PC to LC/APC, compatible with conventional SFP optics.
  • Simplex single-mode cable as patch cable SC to LC/APC, compatible with FRITZ!Box 5490