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FRITZ!Box: Supported fiber optic connections

With an SFP plug-in module, FRITZ!Box 5590 Fiber can be adapted to active and passive fiber optic networks (Fiber to the home, FTTH), which allows it to be used with virtually any fiber optic connection in Europe and establish internet connections of up to 10 Gbit/s.

Important:The FRITZ!Box is available in several different product variants, each of which is delivered with different components. In Germany, the FRITZ!Box is sold in stores with SFP modules for active (AON) and passive (GPON) fiber optic connections. Our sales team can provide you with information on FRITZ!Box models for specific fiber optic connections.

Supported fiber optic standards

  • AON according to ITU-T G.652 or IEEE 802.3ah-2004 1000BASE-BX10 (with SFP module "FRITZ!SFP AON")
  • GPON according to ITU-T G.984.2 / G.984.5 (with SFP module "FRITZ!SFP GPON")
  • XGS-PON according to ITU-T G.9807.1 (with SFP module "FRITZ!SFP XGS-PON")