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Evaluation Board for 3-Port Fast Ethernet Switch with 1x MII Interface
Description of Change: 1) Converted to Microchip format. 2) Module 2: These bits control Force 100," changed to "These bits control Force 100BASE-TX. 3) Module 7: Added new erratum: SMI management interface does not function if SPISN pin is not pulled high 4) Module 8: Added new erratum: Receiver error in 100BASE-TX mode following Soft Power Down.Reason for Change: To Improve ProductivityDate Document Changes Effective: 13 August 2019.NOTE: Please be advised that this is a change to the document only the product has not been changed.
Features & Applications
These products address a wide range of rapidly growing end markets including cellular handsets, portable and enterprise computing, enterprise and home networking, wide area and metropolitan area networks and industrial equipment. Micrel acquired Kendin Communications in June of 2001. The Ethernet product line has continued to evolve and grow with the market. Micrel's Controllers are known for robust performance, interoperability and low power. The KSZ8873 family is designed to support the GREEN requirement in today's switch systems. Advanced power management schemes include hardware and power down, software power down, and the energy detect mode that shuts down the transceiver when a port is idle.
- 2 K Byte packet size support.
- port 1 and port 2 by pass mode.
- 4 queue traffic priorization, based on port, 802.1p, 802.1Q VLAN tags, or differential services.
- source address filtering.
- Internal generated RMII 50MHz clock.
- LinkMD TDR-based cable diagnostics.
- IP Set-Top Box.
- IP Television/IP Television POF.
- IP Phone/Video Phone.
- Analog Telephone Adapter(ATA).
- Automotive Infotainment.
- Industrial control.
- FTTx CPE.
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The KSZ8873MLL-EVAL is the evaluation board for the KSZ8873MLL , KSZ8873MLL AM and KSZ8873MLLI