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Cable Type: Fiber
Maximum Speed: 10Mbps
Maximum Distance: Varies (ranges from 500 Meters to 2000 Meters)

Note: Ethernet over fiber optics to the desktop.

10BaseFL

2

Cable Type: MMF
Maximum Speed: 100Mbps
Maximum Distance: 2000 meters

Note: 100 Mbps Ethernet over fiber optics

100BaseFX

3

Cable Type: UTP
Maximum Speed: 1000Mbps
Maximum Distance: 100 Meters

Note: Four Pairs of Cat 5e or Higher

1000BaseT

4

Cable Type: UTP
Maximum Speed: 1000 Mbps
Maximum Distance: 100 meters

Note: 2 pairs of Cat 5e or Higher

1000BaseTX

5

Cable Type: MMF
Maximum Speed: 1000Mbps
Maximum Distance: 550 Meters

Note: Uses SC fiber connectors. Max Length depends on fiber size.

1000BaseSX

6

Cable Type: Balance, Shielded copper
Maximum Speed: 1000Mbps
Maximum Distance: 25 meters

Note: Uses a special connector, the HSSDC

1000BaseCD

7

Cable Type:MMF and SMF
Maximum Speed: 1000Mbps
Maximum Distance: 550 Meters Multimode/2000 meters single mode

Note: Users longer wavelength than 1000BaseSX. Uses SC and LC Connectors

1000BaseLX

8

Cable Type: UTP
Maximum Speed: 10Gbps
Maximum Distance: 100 Meters

Note: Connects to the network like a Fast Ethernet link using UTP

10GBaseT

9

Cable Type: MMF
Maximum Speed: 10Gbps
Maximum Distance: 300 Meters

Note: 850 nm laser. Max length depends on fiber size and quality

10gBaseSR

10

Cable Type: SMF
Maximum Speed: 10Gbps
Maximum Distance: 10 Kilometers

Note: 1310 nm laser. Max length depends on fiber size and quality

10GbaseLR

11

Cable Type: SMF
Maximum Speed: 10Gbps
Maximum Distance: 40 Kilometers

Note: 1550 nm laser. Max Length depends on fiber size and quality

10GBaseER

12

Cable Type: MMF
Maximum Speed: 10Gbps
Maximum Distance: 300 Meters

Note: 850 nm laser transceiver

10GBaseSW

13

Cable Type: SMF
Maximum Speed: 10Gbps
Maximum Distance: 10 Kilometers

Note: Typically uses with SONET

10GBaseLW

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Cable Type: SMF
Maximum Speed: 10Gbps
Maximum Distance: 40 Kilometers

Note: 1550 nm optical wavelength.

10GBaseEW