Analog Receiver with Horizontal-Versatile Link Connector for Sensing over POF

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The AFBR-S10RX0x1Z receiver from Broadcom provides the system designer with the ability to implement an optical arc flash sensor over 1 mm Plastic Optical Fiber (POF). This receiver features a compact Versatile Link connector. In combination with AFBR-15x9Z transmitter, an arc flash sensor system with system self test feature can be realized. This product is lead free and compliant with RoHS.


  • Receiver consisting of a PD and a TIA integrated in a single IC
  • High EMI robustness
  • Temperature compensated output voltage
  • Fast slew rate
  • Compact foot print
  • Temperature range –40 °C to 85 °C
  • RoHS compliant
  • Versatile Link connector system


  • Arc Flash Detection

Lifecycle Status


Substance Compliance

  • RoHS6
    Fully Compliant
Specification Value
Lifecycle Active
Distrib. Inventory Yes
RoHS6 Compliant Y
Connector Type Versatile Link
Operating Temperature [C°] -40° C to +85° C
Form Factor NA
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