Ethernet tester : WireXpert 4500

Ethernet Tester : WireXpert 4500 first in the market to obtain the Bel Stewart Category 8.2 / Class ll approval.

Be the first one to test and verify your data center installation for an up to 40GB/s speed!

The WireXpert, 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‘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, MM and MMEF fiber optic cabling, WireXpert is ready for 40G and beyond.

  • Works now and in the future. Supporting measurements up to 2,500 MHz, WireXpert already now complies with the upcoming CAT8 standards
  • Unsurpassed measurement accuracy reveals hidden faults in the telecommunication cabling
  • Ultra-fast measurement and certification procedures coupled with practical features speed-up your work flow. It only takes a few seconds per link to perform the required measurements and analysis
  • Highly accurate results and professional reporting provide customer-ready output
  • Intuitive user interface on a large color LCD touchscreen makes it easy for anyone to operate the unit
  • You open up new potential applications. Universally expandable with a variety of adapters

Copper testing

Certification Testing TIA 568-C.2 CAT5e, 6, 6A, draft CAT8
ISO/IEC 11801, EN 50173 Class D,E,EA,F,FA
draft Class I and Class II Permanent link and channel
Autotest time – CAT6A
Autotest time – Class FA
Max cable length for dual ended autotest 500m
Insertion Cycles Channel: 10,000 typical
Permanent link: 5,000 typical
Testparameters As specified in TIA 1152, IEC 61935-1
Loop Resistance 0 to 40 Ω, ±0.1 Ω
Length 0 to 500m, ±0.5m (dual ended testing)
Propagation Delay and Delay Skew 0 to 5000 ns, ±1 ns
Attenuation 0 to 70 dB, ±0.1dB
Pair-to-Pair and Power-Sum NEXT 0 to 85 dB, ±0.2 dB
Pair-to-Pair and Power-Sum ACRF 0 to 85 dB, ±0.2 dB
Return Loss 0 to 40 dB, ±0.2 dB
ACRN, PSACRN 0 to 85 dB, ±0.5 dB
Advanced Diagnostics Time-domain fault Locator for RL and NEXT
Measurement accuracy Exceeds TIA 1152 Level IIIe, IEC 61935 level IV
Measurement frequency range 1- 2,500 MHz

General Specifications

Interfaces Probe Interface, RJ-45 Ethernet, USB host and device, talkset, power jack
Display 6“ industrial LCD, touch sensitive area on both units
Enclosure Ruggedized plastic with rubber over-mold, withstands 1.5m drop test on hard surface
Remote unit abilities View test results, save tests, start autotest
Power supply AC 100-240V to 12V, 3A power adapter
Input over-voltage protection Protected 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
Dimensions 232 X 126 X 87 mm(9.1 X 5.0 X 3.4 inch)
Weight Approx. 1.4 kg (3.0 lb) / unit
Supported Languages Chinese, Czech, English, Finnish, French, German,
Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese,
Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish
Calibration period 1 year


Operating Temparature 0 to 40 °C
Storage Temperature -20 to 60 °C
Relative humidity 10% to 80%
  • WX4500-FA
  • 2x Main certification test units
  • 2x Li-Ion batteries
  • 2x Stylus with Cords
  • 2x Display protection cover
  • 2x CAT 6A Permanent Link Adapter
  • 2x CAT 6A Permanent Link Test Cords
  • 2x CAT 6A Channel Adapter
  • USB Stick with reference manual and eXport software
  • 2x Talk sets
  • 2x AC Power Adapters
  • 2x Country Specific Power Cords
  • Calibration certificate
  • Quick Reference Guide
  • Carry bag

Training on demand