Apposite Technologies Linktropy 5500 100 Mbit/s

Quick Overview

Linktropy 5500 WAN Emulator, 100 Mbps
The Linktropy 5500 WAN Emulator combines unsurpassed precision with unbeatable prices. The Linktropy 5500 simulates wide-area network bandwidth, delay, jitter, packet loss, congestion, and other important link impairments at speeds of up to 1 Gbps.

The Linktropy 5500 emulates terrestrial, wireless, satellite, internet and other wide area networks to test applications under a spectrum of real-world conditions. Through an intuitive, browser-based graphical interface, you can install the Linktropy 5500 and begin testing within minutes.

The Linktropy 5500 emulates WAN links of up to 1 Gbps in a compact, cost-effective appliance, ideal for both desktop and rack-mount environments.


- Bandwidth
- Latency & jitter
- Packet loss
- Congestion
- Other impairments

Linktropy 5500 Capacity

- Link speeds to 1 Gbps
- 1 million packets per second
- Gigabit Ethernet interfaces – copper or optional SFP ports
- Compact, 1U-sized appliance
SKU L5500-100M
Manufacturer Apposite Technologies
Reviews No
PDF Url No
Contract ID N/A
Data transmission
Maximum data transfer rate100 Mbit/s
Cabling technologyGigabit Ethernet
Ports & interfaces
InterfaceRJ-45, RS-232
Connectivity technologyWired
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports2
DC-in jackYes
Cabling technologyGigabit Ethernet
Management features
Web-based managementYes
Form factor1U
Power LEDYes
Power supply typeAC/DC
Power supply45 W
Power requirements100 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T)0 - 40 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H)5 - 95%
Storage temperature (T-T)-20 - 70 °C
Storage relative humidity (H-H)5 - 95%
CertificationFCC A, CE
Technical details
Form factor1U
Weight & dimensions
Weight8.6 lbs (3.9 kg)
Dimensions (WxDxH)17 x 10.9 x 1.71" (431 x 277 x 43.5 mm)
Power LEDYes