Argus 41 Plus

ADSL Test Telephone

Product overview

Argus 41 is an entry level hand held tester for ADSL, ADSL2 and ADSL2+.

The unit is afforable and simple to use, all functions and tests can be selected and started quickly and easily.

Measurement results such as the upstream/downstream rates and noise margins are displayed automatically at the end of a test. Access tests may be saved within the Argus 41.

The unit also enables the user to verify that the network wiring will carry ADSL services.

The Argus 41 is easily configurable via web interface and free software updates are available via the internet.


Argus 41 ADSL Tester

Product features...

  • Rugged & ergonomic hand held design.
  • Automatically displays upstream and downstream parameters of the line.
  • Automatically displays noise margins.
  • Test ADSL over POTS and ADSL over ISDN.
  • Powered by rechargeable batteries or external power supply.

Features and Specifications

ATU-R simulation: ADSL, ADSL2, ADSL2+
Standards supported: ANSI T1.413.2, ITU-T G.992.1 (G.DMT) Annex A/B, ITU-T G.992.2 (G.Lite), ITU- T G.992.3 Annex A/B/L Reach Extended) / Appendix 1, ITU-T G.992.4 Annex A/B/Appendix 1, ITU-T G.992.5.
  ADSL over POTS (Annex A) or ADSL over ISDN (Annex B) or both* in the same tester. *(denotes option).
Test Internet Connectivity Test the internet connectivity to the ISP by using the following protocols: PPPoE, PPPoA, IP over ATM, Ethernet over ATM.
Automatic Display of Parameters ATM maximum bit rates
ATM fast bit rates
ATM interleaved bit rate
Noise margin
Output power
Line attenuation

ATM cell and bit error statistics (upstream/downstream):
CRC (Cyclic Redundancy Check)
FEC (Forward Error Correction)
HEC (Header Error Checksum)
ADSL Ethernet Bridge Mode (optional) 10/100 base-T Ethernet interface
- ADSL modem through mode (bridge mode)
Optional Interfaces Argus car charger
Shock absorbing PVC jacket
Carrying case
Carrying strap
ADSL-Ethernet Bridge Mode
RJ11 serial cable
Power Power adapter or rechargeable batteries


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