Todas las Categorías

Inicio>Noticias>Noticias de la compañía

The difference between a light cat and a router

Hora: 2022-04-10 Golpes : 1

In modern life, work and study, we all need to use wired or wireless networks, and optical modems and routers are one of the essential devices for our home/office network. But many people are not very familiar with these two devices, and it is easy to confuse them. So, what is the difference between a light cat and a router? What should be paid attention to when installing and using a light cat and a router? The following editor will take you to understand.

What is the difference between a router and a light cat?

Different definitions: Optical modem is a kind of modem, which is an optical fiber transmission equipment product developed for FTTH fiber-to-the-home. A router is a device that can distribute the network to multiple computers or wireless devices through a network cable.

Different interfaces: In addition to the standard network interface, the optical modem has an additional PON interface for optical signal input, referred to as the optical port, than the router.

What should be paid attention to in the installation and use of optical cats and routers?

1. When installing the optical modem and the router, because the room pattern of each house is different, it is necessary to use a multi-point method to test the signal strength during installation. At the same time, when placing the optical modem and router, it is best to place them in the position with the best signal coverage.

2. If the light cat is installed in the home box, it is recommended to install another router to increase the coverage of the network or install a router in each room.

3. Both the light cat and the router are active devices, so they will emit a certain amount of heat during use, so it is best to install them in a place that is protected from light and ventilation, and try not to place them in a stacked manner.

Anterior: Ninguna

Próximo : Ninguna