A Stand-Alone Fiber-Optic Media Converter for 10/100/1000Base TX to 1000Base-SX/LX

The FMX-GE1000 is a stand-alone optical fiber media converter for 10/100/1000Base TX to 1000Base-SX/LX. When auto-negotiation is selected, two units will automatically tailor themselves to convert speed or duplex, depending on your specific network needs. Another unique feature of the FMX-GE1000 converter is the use of a common PCB card which may either be placed in the rack (FMX301 series line card) or used as a stand-alone converter.


  • Ability to force 10Mbps or 100Mbps or 1000Mbps on UTP port
  • Auto-Negotiation on UTP port
  • Full or Half-Duplex on UTP port
  • Max. Packet Size: 1632 Bytes
  • Store and Forward Switching Mechanism
  • Supports Auto / Force Mode on FX port