This week we conclude our series of PLANET media converters with the MC-1500R and MC-1610MR Leave a comment

This week we conclude our series on media converters by taking a closer look at our managed and unmanaged media conversion chassis, the MC-1500R and MC-1610MR from PLANET.

The MC-1500R provides 15 slots for a wide range of PLANET media converters. It allows the connectivity of up to 15 PLANET Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet or VDSL2 Converters on one chassis. The 15 slots in the 19″ rack saves more spaces for fibre-optic wiring, simplifies the structure and eases the maintenance process.

Some of the features include

  • Redundant Power System (RPS) to ensure continuous operation
  • Flexibility in installation and cost-effective, scalable solution


The MC-1610MR provides 16 media converter slots and one management system in a 19-inch rack chassis. This makes it a powerful advanced solution with fibre-optic functions. It is also highly cost-effective. The MC-1610MR PLANET Managed Media Converter Chassis series, is designed for FTTx applications for ISPs, telecoms, campuses and enterprises.

Some of the features include

  • Diversified Central Management
  • Fibre-optic Redundant Link
  • Monitoring of Temperature and Fan Status


For more information on the range of products give us a call and our sales teams will readily answer any questions you may have and assist with your order. You can also visit our website.

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