2.5G Ethernet ESD and Surge Protection Overview

2.5G BASE-T(X) is the latest addition to the Standard 10/100/GbE Ethernew over twisted pair cabling, as defined in IEEE 802.3. It runs at 2500Mb/s, and uses standard 8-pin modular RJ45 connectors. In this standard all four pairs of data lines are utilized. The 2.5G Ethernet supports Cat5e/6/6A cabling for reaches upto 100mtrs.

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2.5G Ethernet ESD and Surge Protection Overview