Stewart Connector / Bel 2.5G Connectors

Stewart Connector / Bel 2.5G Connectors support speeds from 10/100BT (10Mbps) with multiple LED and port configurations. These connectors feature a unique contact design that allows to reduce the cross-talk and return loss issues. The 2.5G connectors offer shielded protection for Cat5e cables and are available with 30µ" and 50µ" gold plating on the contact mating area. These connectors are Power over Ethernet (PoE) compatible and accommodate 15W power through 100W power requirements.

The 2.5G connectors provide versatility and reliability required in the Internet of Things (IoT) applications. Typical applications include POS equipment, wireless access points, servers, switches, network storage systems, and Network Interface Cards (NICs).


  • Support speeds from 10/100BT (10Mbps) through 2.5G
  • Available in shielded configurations
  • Available with 30µ" and 50µ" gold plating on the contact mating area
  • Available in 8-position 8-contact configurations
  • Multiple LED configurations available
  • PoE compatible - accommodating 15W through 100W power requirements
  • RoHS compliant


  • POS equipment 
  • IoT
  • Wireless access points
  • Server and switches
  • Network storage systems
  • Storage and NICs
Published: 2019-07-18 | Updated: 2022-03-10