The CopperEdge GN8112 is a 112Gbps PAM4 quad channel linear PAM4 equalizer designed for Active Copper Cable (ACC) assembly applications to provide reach extension over that of a passive Direct Attach Copper (DAC) Twinaxial (Twinax) cable assembly. GN8112 can also be used in backplane and onboard applications to extend the trace lengths of interconnects for reliable high-speed communication between two end points.
- Quad 56GBaud (112Gbps) linear equalizer
- Low power consumption
- Operates from a single 3.3V power supply with an integrated POR
- Low latency
- Linear PAM4 programmable equalizer optimized for 56GBaud copper link with up to 15dB equalization
- Enables a transparent ACC solution meeting all IEEE 400GBASE-CR4 Auto-Negotiation and Link Training requirements
- 4x100G ACC QSFP-112
- 8x100G ACC QSFP-DD and OSFP
- 4x100G onboard equalizer
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