TE Connectivity CFP2 & CFP4 Connectors

CFP2 and CFP4 pluggable I/O connectors

TE Connectivity (TE) introduces new CFP pluggable I/O connectors designed for high speed communications. CFP2 and CFP4 interconnects transfer data 2.8 times faster than current CFP products, achieving 28 Gbps per lane for >100 Gbps Ethernet (and other protocols) in a high density, 0.6mm contact pitch. In addition, they provide excellent signal integrity and feature a ruggedized cage construction for a more robust solution than the competition, helping ensure reliable connections. With one of the largest CFP2 and CFP4 portfolios, TE offers many flexible design options to meet your needs.

TE Connectivity CFP2 and CFP4 pluggable I/O connectors - Avnet Abacus


Features Applications
  • Transfer more data in a smaller space with high density 0.6mm pitch contacts that perform up to 28 Gbps per lane 
  • Perform up to 2.8 times faster than current CFP products
  • Provide one of the industry’s leading Signal Integrity (SI) performance for 28 Gbps per lane
  • Adhere to the standard footprint defined by the CFP Multi-Source Agreement (MSA) group
  • Enable design flexibility with one of the largest portfolios of CFP2 and CFP4 connectors
  • Offer many flexible design options including ganged cages, heat sinks, single-sided and belly-to-belly mounting styles, lightpipes, and the capability to support mid- to long-reach applications
  • Data centers
  • Optical transport
  • Servers
  • Switches
  • Storage area networks
  • Carrier networks
  • Mid-reach to long-reach, high capacity (100 Gbps) links
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