Broadcom Inc. Datasheets for Packet Switching Chips

Packet switching chips are communication integrated circuits (ICs) used in packet-switched networks to rout packets between network nodes.
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12 lane, 5 port, PCI Express Gen3 ExpressFabric Platform -- PEX 9712
16 lane, 5 port, PCI Express Gen3 ExpressFabric Platform -- PEX 9716
33 lane, 9 port, PCI Express Gen3 ExpressFabric Platform -- PEX 9733
49 lane, 13 port, PCI Express Gen3 ExpressFabric Platform -- PEX 9749
65 lane, 17 port, PCI Express Gen3 ExpressFabric Platform -- PEX 9765
81 lane, 21 port, PCI Express Gen3 ExpressFabric Platform -- PEX 9781
97 lane, 25 port, PCI Express Gen3 ExpressFabric Platform -- PEX 9797
Avago has extended the reach of PCIe for use as a fabric for data center and cloud computing through its ExpressFabric initiative and platform of hardware and software. ExpressFabric can...
x1 Lane, 10 x 10mm FBGA or 13 x 13mm PBGA -- PEX 8112 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8112 is a high performance bridge designed to the PCI Express-to-PCI Bridge Specification 1.0, that enables designers to migrate legacy PCI bus interfaces to the new advanced...
x1, x2, x4 Lane, 17 x 17mm PBGA -- PEX 8114 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8114 is a high performance bridge designed to the PCI Express-to-PCI/PCI-X Bridge Specification 1.0, that enables designers to migrate legacy PCI and PCI-X bus interfaces to the...
x1 Lane PCI Express Bridge, 21 x 21mm PBGA -- PEX 8311 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8311 1-lane PCI Express (PCIe) to 32-bit, 66MHz generic local bus bridge offers complete protocol translations between these two standards. The device enables users to add scalable...
5 Lane, 5 Port PCI Express Switch, 15 x 15mm PBGA -- PEX 8505 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8505 5-lane, 5-port switch product offers PCI Express switching capability conforming to the PCI Express Specification r1.1. This device with an equal number of lanes and ports...
8 Lane, 5 Port PCI Express Switch, 19 x 19mm PBGA -- PEX 8508 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8508 8-lane, 5-port switch product offers PCI Express switching capability conforming to the PCI Express Specification r1.1. This device enables users to add low cost, scalable high...
8 Lane, 8 Port PCI Express Switch, 15 x 15mm PBGA -- PEX 8509 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8509 8-lane, 8-port switch product offers PCI Express switching capability conforming to the PCI Express Specification r1.1. This device with an equal number of lanes and ports...
PEX 8533: 32 Lane, 6 Port PCI Express Switch, 35 x 35mm² PBGA -- PEX 8533 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8533 device offers 32 PCI Express lanes, capable of configuring up to 6 flexible ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification, rev 1.1. The...
PEX 8548: 48 Lane, 9 Port PCI Express Switch, 37.5 x 37.5mm² PBGA -- PEX 8548 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8548 device offers 48 PCI Express lanes, capable of configuring up to 9 flexible ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification, rev 1.1. The...
3-lane, 3-Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 10 x 10mm QFN and 14 x 14mm TQFP -- PEX 8603 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8603 device offers 3 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, which supports up to three ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification, rev...
4 Lane, 4 Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 15 x 15mm PBGA -- PEX 8604 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8604 device offers 4 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, which supports up to four ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification, rev...
4-lane, 4-Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 10 x 10mm QFN -- PEX 8605 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8605 device offers 4 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, which supports up to four ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification, rev...
6 Lane, 6 Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 15 x 15mm PBGA -- PEX 8606 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8606 device offers 6 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, which supports up to six ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification, rev...
8 Lane, 8 Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 15 x 15mm PBGA -- PEX 8608 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8608 device offers 8 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 8 flexible ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base...
8 Lane, 8 Port PCI Express Switch, 15 x 15mm PBGA -- PEX 8609 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8609 offers 8 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 8 flexible ports and fully conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification,...
12-Lane, 3-Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm FCBGA -- PEX 8612 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8612 device offers 12 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 3 ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification,...
12-Lane, 3-Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm PBGA -- PEX 8613 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8613 device offers 12 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, with support for 3 ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification, rev 2.0.
12 Lane, 12 Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm PBGA -- PEX 8614 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8614 device offers 12 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 12 flexible ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base...
12 Lane, 12 Port PCI Express Switch, 19 x 19mm PBGA -- PEX 8615 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8615 offers 12 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 12 flexible ports and fully conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification,...
16-Lane, 4-Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm FCBGA -- PEX 8616 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8616 device offers 16 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 4 flexible ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base...
16-Lane, 4-Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm PBGA -- PEX 8617 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8617 device offers 16 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 4 flexible ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base...
16 Lane, 16 Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm PBGA -- PEX 8618 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8618 device offers 16 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 16 flexible ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base...
16 Lane, 16 Port PCI Express Switch, 19 x 19mm PBGA -- PEX 8619 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8619 offers 16 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 16 flexible ports and fully conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification,...
24-Lane, 6-Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm FCBGA -- PEX 8624 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8624 device offers 24 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 6 flexible ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base...
24 Lane, 24 Port PCI Express Switch, 35 x 35mm FCBGA -- PEX 8625 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8625 offers 24 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 24 flexible ports and fully conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification,...
32-Lane, 12- Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 27 x 27mm FCBGA -- PEX 8632 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8632 device offers 32 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 12 flexible ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base...
36 Lane, 24 Port PCI Express Switch, 35 x 35mm FCBGA -- PEX 8636 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8636 offers 36 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 24 flexible ports and fully conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification,...
48-Lane, 3-Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 27 x 27mm FCBGA -- PEX 8647 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8647 device offers 48 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, configured as 3 x16 ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base Specification, rev 2.0.
48-Lane, 12-Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 27 x 27mm FCBGA -- PEX 8648 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8648 device offers 48 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 12 flexible ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base...
48-Lane, 12-Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 27 x 27mm FCBGA -- PEX 8649 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8649 device offers 48 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 12 flexible ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base...
64-Lane, 16-Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 35 x 35mm FCBGA -- PEX 8664 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8664 device offers 64 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 16 flexible ports. The switch conforms to the PCI Express Base...
80-Lane, 20-Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 35 x 35mm FCBGA -- PEX 8680 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8680 device is the industry's first PCIe switch to offer 80 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 20 flexible ports. The...
96-Lane, 24-Port PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) Switch, 35 x 35mm FCBGA -- PEX 8696 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8696 device is the industry's first PCIe switch to offer 96 PCI Express Gen 2 (5.0 GT/s) lanes, capable of configuring up to 24 flexible ports. The...
12-Lane, 3-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm FCBGA -- PEX 8712 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8712 is a 12-lane, 3-port, PCIe Gen 3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX 8712 offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect...
16-Lane, 4-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm FCBGA -- PEX 8716 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8716 is a 16-lane, 4-port, PCIe Gen 3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX 8716 offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect...
24-Lane, 6-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm FCBGA -- PEX 8724 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8724 is a 24-lane, 6-port, PCIe Gen 3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX 8724 offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect...
24-Lane, 10-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm FCBGA -- PEX 8725 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8725 is a 24-lane, 10-port, PCIe Gen 3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX 8725 offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect...
32-Lane, 8-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 27 x 27mm FCBGA -- PEX 8732 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8732 is a 32-lane, 8-port, PCIe Gen 3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX 8732 offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect...
32-Lane, 18-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 27 x 27mm FCBGA -- PEX 8733 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8733 is a 32-lane, 18-port, PCIe Gen 3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX 8733 offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect...
48-Lane, 5-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 27 x 27mm FCBGA -- PEX 8747 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8747 is a 48-lane, 5-port, PCIe Gen 3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. The PEX 8747 device offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability enabling users to...
48-Lane, 12-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 27 x 27mm FCBGA -- PEX 8748 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8748 is a 48-lane, 12-port, PCIe Gen 3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX 8748 offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect...
48-Lane, 18-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 27 x 27mm FCBGA -- PEX 8749 The ExpressLane™ PEX 8749 is a 48-lane, 18-port, PCIe Gen 3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX 8749 offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect...
12-Lane, 10-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm FCBGA -- PEX 8713 The ExpressLane™ PEX8713 is a 12-lane, 10-port, PCIe Gen3 switch device developed using 40nm process node. PEX8713 offers PCI Express switching capability that enables users to create up to 9...
12-Lane, 5-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm FCBGA -- PEX 8714 The ExpressLane™ PEX8714 is a 12-lane, 5-port, PCIe Gen3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX8714 offers PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect a host to the...
16-Lane, 10-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm FCBGA -- PEX 8717 The ExpressLane™ PEX8717 is a 16-lane, 10-port, PCIe Gen3 switch device developed using 40nm process node. PEX8717 offers PCI Express switching capability that enables users to create up to 9...
16-Lane, 5-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 19 x 19mm FCBGA -- PEX 8718 The ExpressLane™ PEX8718 is a 16-lane, 5-port, PCIe Gen3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX8718 offers PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect a host to the...
32-Lane, 8-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 27 x 27mm FCBGA -- PEX 8734 The ExpressLane™ PEX8734 is a 32-lane, 8-port, PCIe Gen3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX8734 offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect multiple hosts to...
48-Lane, 12-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 27 x 27mm FCBGA -- PEX 8750 The ExpressLane™ PEX8750 is a 48-lane, 12-port, PCIe Gen3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX8750 offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect multiple hosts to...
64-Lane, 16-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 35 x 35mm FCBGA -- PEX 8764 The ExpressLane™ PEX8764 is a 64-lane, 16-port, PCIe Gen3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX8764 offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect multiple hosts to...
80-Lane, 20-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 35 x 35mm FCBGA -- PEX 8780 The ExpressLane™ PEX8780 is a 80-lane, 20-port, PCIe Gen3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX8780 offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect multiple hosts to...
96-Lane, 24-Port PCI Express Gen 3 (8 GT/s) Switch, 35 x 35mm FCBGA -- PEX 8796 The ExpressLane™ PEX8796 is a 96-lane, 24-port, PCIe Gen3 switch device developed on 40nm technology. PEX8796 offers Multi-Host PCI Express switching capability that enables users to connect multiple hosts to...