Amphenol Cables on Demand QSFP to 4x SFP+ Splitter Cables

Amphenol Cables on Demand (ACD) QSFP to 4x SFP+ Splitter Cables provide IT professionals a cost-effective interconnect solution for merging 40G QSFP and 10G SFP+ enabled host adapters, switches, and servers. These cable assemblies are available in 1m, 2m, 3m, and 5m lengths with 30AWG and 26AWG wire gauges. With the rapid evolution of high-speed networking standards, ACD QSFP to 4x SFP+ Splitter Cables enable users to bridge emerging 40Gb QSFP equipment with mainstream 10Gb SFP+ network gear.


  • QSFP (40GbE) to 4x SFP+ (10GbE) splitter cable
  • Connector A: 1 QSFP+ 40Gbps rated connector (SFF-8436 compliant)
  • Connector B: 4 SFP+ 10Gbps rated connectors (SFF-8431 compliant)
  • Cost-effectively links up a QSFP/QSFP+ port with an upstream 10GbE-SFP+ switch
  • 30AWG/26AWG Amphenol Spectra-Strip high bandwidth SKEWCLEAR 8X wire
  • Protocol agnostic support of 40GbE, QDR InfiniBand, SAS, and Fiber Channel
  • Up to 10.3125Gbps transfer rate per SFP+ channel (40Gbps aggregate)
  • Robust zinc diecast SFP+ and QSFP+ connectors with pull-to-release latching
  • Bridges the gap between 10G and 40G capable switches/host adapters
  • SKEWCLEAR cable provides up to 17% less attenuation than competing products
  • Low cross-talk and pair-to-pair skew maintains signal integrity
  • Fully compliant with SFP+ and QSFP multi-source agreement (MSA)
  • Supports 10Gb and 40Gb Ethernet standards
  • Designated form factor and electrical compliance for QDR InfiniBand
  • Ideal direct-attach storage splitter cable for Fiber Channel and SAS
  • Cost-effective solution compared to optical
  • Offered in 1m, 2m, 3m and 5m lengths
  • Fully RoHS compliant for environmental protection
Published: 2017-04-21 | Updated: 2022-03-11