BCM6800 Family

Single-chip GPON Gateway Processors

Currently Viewing:

GPON gateway processors designed to facilitate the realization of more cost-effective optical network terminals (ONTs) or optical network units (ONUs) used in conjunction with service provider passive optical networks (PONs).
The Broadcom BCM6800 family provides unparalleled levels of integration utilizing Broadcom's GPON system-on-a-chip (SoC) solutions. With field-proven, carrier-grade residential gateway software, Broadcom's GPON portfolio enables manufacturers to accelerate GPON penetration into telecommunications markets with end-to-end solutions. Broadcom's foundation of GPON solutions, the BCM685xx series addresses high-speed connectivity and stringent Quality of Service (QoS) requirements for residential triple-play services including video-on-demand (VoD), HD-IPTV, voice over IP (VoIP) and high-speed Internet (HIS). By providing consistent software integration across all carrier access CPE platforms, Broadcom offers carriers and system vendors a turnkey system to accelerate next-generation end-to-end FTTx networks.


  • Broadcom's BCM6800 Family provides consistent software integration across all carrier access residential gateway platforms
  • Turnkey system accelerates time-to-market for FTTx network deployment
  • Meets demand for higher bandwidth services like IPTV, HDTV and streaming video


  • Customer Premises Equipment (CPE)
  • Voice over IP (VoIP)

Lifecycle Status


Specification Value
Lifecycle Active
Distrib. Inventory No
Market Segment Residential/CPE


Gigabit DOCSIS Cable Gateway Device