WireXpert 4500 - Most Advanced Cable Certifier

    Certify your data center and enterprise installations in the shortest time

    The WireXpert 4500, with its unparalleled 2,500 MHz measurement range, is the first cable certifier with capability to certify the highest performance cabling systems in enterprise networks and data centers. Cable installers make significant gain in productivity with WireXpert 4500‘s industry leading test speed and ease of use. With certification testing up to Class FA and CAT8 copper cabling, as well as MPO, SM and MM fiber optic cabling, WireXpert 4500 is ready for 40G and beyond.

    • Easy to Use and ruggedized design
    • Fast and simple for highest productivity
    • Proven Accuracy independently verified by ETL
    • Approved by all major cable vendors world-wide 

    Cabling systems are evolving rapidly, with CAT8 standard for copper cabling on the horizon, and rapidly growing use of MPO and Single Mode cabling for 40G Ethernet and beyond.  The powerful measurement engine of WireXpert 4500 performs the most complex cable certification tests accurately, and in a matter of seconds you will know the answer to "PASS or not?"

    WireXpert 4500 is your best, and probably the only investment in test instrument.  With a large number of application specific detachable test adapters, you can test many different types of cables and components.  WireXpert 4500 has test adapters for all categories of copper patch-cords, multi-mode MPO cables, simplex multi-mode and single-mode links, industrial Ethernet cabling systems (1G and 10G), coaxial cables, and more. WireXpert 4500 even offers a range of specialized adapters for lab testing.  In fact, some of the most reputed cable vendors use WireXpert 4500 in their research labs to qualify newly developed cabling components.

    Features

    • Most advanced cable certification for all standards: Class D/E/EA/FA, Category 5e/6/6A, and the new draft CAT 8 as well as ISO draft standards Class I and Class II
    • First cable certification up to 2500 MHz to support new TIA CAT 8 und ISO Class I and II draft standard
    • Fastest auto test in less than 9 seconds
    • Measurement accuracy independently verified by ETL - Exceeds ISO Level V* (draft), IV and TIA Level IIIe Accuracy requirements
    • Endorsed by over 20 cable companies worldwide
    • Field upgradable with many options e.g. patch cord testing, Industrial Ethernet, Class FA
    • Perform extended Fiber certification for 850/1300 MM and 1310/1550 SM Fiber
    • First to support MPO Fiber testing for data centers
    Copper Testing   
    Certification TestingTIA 568-C.2 CAT 5e, 6, 6A, draft CAT 8ISO/IEC 11801, EN 50173 Class D,E,EA,F,FAdraft Class I and Class II Permanent link and channel
    CAT 5e, 6, 6A, 7, 7A and patch-cord
    Autotest Time - CAT6A9 sec
    Autotest time - Class FA 15 sec
    Max Cable Length for dual ended Autotest500m
    Insertion CyclesChannel: 10,000 typical
    Permanent Link: 5,000 typical
    Test Parameters As specified in TIA 1152, IEC 61935-1; including Wiremap
    Loop Resistance 0 to 40 Ω, ±0.1 Ω
    Length0 to 500m, ±0.5m (dual ended testing)
    Propagation Delay and Delay Skew0 to 5000 ns, ±1 ns
    Attenuation 0 to 70 dB, ±0.1dB
    Pair-to-Pair and Power-Sum NEXT0 to 85 dB, ±0.2 dB
    Pair-to-Pair and Power-Sum ACRF0 to 85 dB, ±0.2 dB
    Return Loss0 to 40 dB, ±0.2 dB
    ACRN, PSACRN -25 to 85 dB, ±0.5 dB
    Advanced Diagnostics Time-domain fault Locator for RL and NEXT
    Measurement AccuracyExceeds TIA 1152 Level IIIe, IEC 61935 level IV
    Measurement Frequency Range1-2, 500 MHz
    Fiber Testing - SM
    Wavelengths 1310nm, 1550nm
    Autotest Time 6 seconds for dual ended test
    Connector TypeSC, LC (optional adapter needed)
    Test StandardTIA 568 C.3, IEC 14763-3
    Test Parameters
    Loss 0 to 31 dB, ±0.2 dB
    Length 0 to 20,000m, ±1.5m
    Output Power-5 dBm to -9dBm
    Receiver Sensitivity-40dBm
    Fiber Testing - MM
    Wavelengths 850nm, 1300nm
    Autotest Time6 seconds for dual ended test
    Connector TypeSC
    Test Standard TIA 568 C.3, IEC 14763-3
    Test Parameters
    Loss 0 to 24 dB, ±0.2 dB
    Length0 to 2,000m, ±1.5m
    Encircled Flux ComplianceThrough external Mode Conditioner
    Dynamic Range24 dB
    Output Power -4dBm to -10dBm
    Receiver Sensitivity-34 dBm
    General Specifications
    InterfacesProbe Interface, RJ-45 Ethernet, USB host and device, talkset, power jack
    Display6“ industrial LCD, touch sensitive area on bothunits
    Enclosure Ruggedized plastic with rubber over-mold, withstands 1.5m drop test on hard surface
    Remote Unit AbilitiesView test results, save tests, start autotest
    Power SupplyAC 100-240V to 12V, 3A power adapter
    Input Over-Voltage ProtectionProtected against Telco voltages
    Battery Removable and rechargeable Li-Ion
    Battery Capacity >8 hours continuous operation
    Internal Storage Capacity 2000 copper test results with full plot information
    External Storage USB Flash Drive
    Dimensions232 X 126 X 87 mm3 (9.1 X 5.0 X 3.4 inch3)
    WeightApprox. 1.4 kg (3.0 lb) / unit
    Supported LanguagesChinese, Czech, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish
    Calibration Period1 year
    Environmental
    Operating Temperature0 to 40 °C
    Storage Temperature -20 to 60 °C
    Relative humidity 10% to 80%

    Cable Certifier Kits

    WX4500-FAWireXpert 4500 Ethernet Cable Certifier Kit for Copper: Includes a Local unit, a Remote unit, two CAT6A channel adapters (WX-AD-6ACH2), two CAT6A link adapters with CAT6A patch cords (WX-AD-6ALKIT2) and ISO/IEC Category 7/Class FA cable certification software license.
    WX4500-MMSM-FAWireXpert 4500 Ethernet Cable Certifier Kit for Copper and Fiber Optics: Includes a Local unit, a Remote unit, two CAT6A channel adapters (WX-AD-6ACH2), two CAT6A link adapters with CAT6A patch cords (WX-AD-6ALKIT2) and ISO/IEC Category 7/Class FA cable certification software license.

    Fiber Optic Adapters and Accessories

    WX-AD-EFMM2Encircled Flux Compliant Multimode Fiber Adapter Kit
    WX-AD-SM2Singlemode Fiber Adapter Kit: Includes set of fiber optic test adapters for certification testing at 1310 nm and 1550 nm. Also include two duplex reference test cords.
    WX-AD-MPO-KITMPO/MTP Adapter Test Kit: Includes light source, power meter, a pair of unpinned to pinned Type A test cords, a pair of type A adapters, one unpinned to unpinned type A reference cord, one unpinned to unpinned type B reference cord, MPO cleaning kit
    WX-AD-MPO-PWRMETERMPO Power Meter for use with the WireXpert
    WX-AD-MPO-SOURCEMPO Light Source Adapter for use with the WireXpert
    WX-AC-EFMM-CORDKIT-LC LC Test Cord Kit for Encircled Flux Compliant Multimode Fiber Testing

    Copper Adapters and Cords

    WX-AD-6ACH2Category 6A Channel Adapters - Includes a set of 2 adapters with RJ45 interface for certifying Category 6A Channel installations
    WX-AD-6ALKIT2Category 6A Permanent Link Test Kit: Includes two Category 6A permanent link interface adapters (WX-AD-6ALINK2) and two Category 6A permanent link test cords (WX-AC-6ALCORD2)
    WX-AC-6ALCORD2Category 6A Permanent Link Test Cords: Includes a pair (2) replacement cords for use with Category 6A Permanent Link Interface Adapters (WX-AD-6ALINK1)
    WX-AD-TERACHKIT2TERA Class F/FA Channel Test Kit:  Includes a pair (2) of Class FA Channel adapters with TERA interface, suitable for Class F/Class FA Channel testing.  Also included is one 2m TERA patch cord for "set reference"
    WX-AD-TERACH2TERA Class F/FA Channel Adapters:  Includes a pair (2) of adapters with TERA interface, suitable for Class F/FA Channel testing
    WX-AD-FA-LKIT-T2TERA Class F/FA Permanent Link Test Kit: Includes a pair (2) of Class FA TERA Permanent Link interface adapters(WX-AD-TERAL) and a pair of Class FA Permanent Link test cords (WX-AC-FA-LCORD)
    WX-AD-TERAL2TERA Class F/FA Permanent Link Adapters: Includes a pair (2) of link adapters with TERA interface, suitable for Class F/FA Permanent Link testing
    WX-AC-FA-LCORD-T2TERA Class F/FA Permanent Link Cords:  Includes a set (2) of Class FA Permanent Link test cords with TERA to RJ45 connectors. For use with Class FA permanent link interface adapters (WX-AD-TERAL) for Class FA (and below) certification testing.
    WX-AD-GGARJCH-KIT2GG45/ARJ45 Class FA Channel Test Kit:  Includes a pair (2) of Class FA Channel Adapters with GG45/ARJ45 interface (WX-AD-GGARJCH2) and one 2m GG45/ARJ45 patch cord for "set reference"
    WX-AD-GGARJCH2GG45/ARJ45 Class FA Channel Adapters: Includes a set (2) Class FA Channel Adapters with GG45 to ARJ45 interface. Suitable for Class F/Class FA channel testing

    X-Coded M12 Industrial Ethernet Test Options

    WX-AD-M12-X-CHKIT2X-Coded M12 Channel Testing Kit:  Includes (2) WX-AD-M12-CH1 M12 test adapters with TERA interface and (2) WX-AC-M12-X-F-TERA-PCORD TERA to x-coded M12 female test cord for channel testing
    WX-AC-M12-X-F-TERA-PCORD2 meter test patch cord with TERA connector on one end and 8-position x-coded M12 female connector on second end for X-coded M12 channel testing

    Standard M12 Industrial Ethernet Test Options

    WX-AD-M12-CH2A pair (2) of M12 (4-position) channel adapters with TERA interface
    WX-AD-RJ45-M12-CH1Channel adapter with RJ45 jack suitable for testing M12 to RJ45 hybrid link
    WX-AD-RJ45-M12-CORD-CH1Link adapter with TERA jack and a TERA plug to RJ45 jack test cord for 2 pair industrial Ethernet link testing

    Patch Cord & VNA Test Adapters

    WX-AD-6A-PCORD2Pair of Category 6A Patch Cord Test Adapters:  Each adapter (set of 2) with Category 6A test jacks mounted - Suitable for testing shielded and unshielded Category 6A patch cords.
    WX-AD-6-PCORD2Pair of Category 6 Patch Cord Test Adapters:  Each adapter (set of 2) with Category 6 test jacks mounted - Suitable for testing shielded and unshielded Category 6 patch cords.
    WX-AD-5e-PCORD2    Pair of Category 5e Patch Cord Test Adapters:  Each adapter (set of 2) with Category 5e test jacks mounted - Suitable for testing shielded and unshielded Category 5e patch cords.
    WX-AD-VNA1VNA Test Fixture Adapter Kit:  Includes VNA test fixture adapter and 8 coaxial test cords.  Please note: One WX-AD-VNA1 allows users to do single ended testing.  For dual ended testing two kits are needed.

    Accessories

    WX-AC-HARDCASEHard Carrying Case for WireXpert:  Suitable for accomodating Local and Remote units, Permanent Link Adapters, Channel Adapters, MM Fiber Adapters, SM Fiber Adapters, power adapters, and all associated accessories.
    WX-AC-BAT1Replacement battery pack
    WX-AC-TALKSET1Replacement Talkset
    WX-AC-CHARGERExternal charger plus car charger for WX4500 batteries
    WX-AC-PWRADPower Adapter for WireXpert
    WX-AC-STYLUSStylus for touch screen navigation
    WX-AC-STYLUS-CORDStylus cord
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