CFP vs CXP-Difference between CFP transceiver,CXP transceiver
This page compares CFP transceiver vs CXP transceiver and mentions difference between CFP transceiver and CXP transceiver.
Refer types of CFP interfaces >>.
There are various types of CFP transceivers viz. CFP, CFP2, CFP4 and CFP8. We will consider CFP and CXP for comparison.
|Specifications||CFP Transceiver||CXP Transceiver|
|Front panel density (1 RU)||4 Ports||12 ports|
|Electrical signaling (GB/s)||10 x 10 CAUI-10||10 x 10 CPPI|
|Media||MMF. SMF||Twinax, MMF|
|Power consumption||< 24 W (100 Gbase-LR4)
< 20 W (2nd generation CFP)
|< 6 W (100Gbase-SR10)|
|Dimension||CFP is 82mm wide as shown in the figure.||CXP is 27 mm wide as shown in the figure.|
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