Optical receiver

Optical receiver

Photodiode up to 2.5 Gbit/s

The Optical receiver is a laser receiver component designed for use in the 1310 and 1610nm optical broadband up to 2.5Gbit/s.

The pigtail, flange and receptacle version is available by customer's requirements.


  • Designed for digital applications in fiber-optic communication systems
  • Full customizable electrical pinning
  • Hermetically sealed TO 38-56 case
  • Integrated optics in TO-can
  • Sensitive in opt. windows (1310, 1550 and 1610)
  • Low dark current, low noise
  • Fast switching times
  • High reverse-current stability from planar structure
  • Single mode fiber pigtail with full range of connectors, coaxial package with flange, FC or SC receptacle
  • Hermetically sealed TO can for high reliability

General Applications

  • Access Networks, e.g. media converters for Fiber-In-The-Loop (FITL) and Point-to-Point (P2P) links
  • Inter-system communication between Servers, Switches, Routers, Add-Drop-Multiplexers, Cross Connects, etc. in Central Offices, Data Storage Networks, High Speed Server Farms, etc.
  • Digital Video and Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) applications for Transport, Traffic, and Security