What does ONT Mean?
1. What is ONT?
The meaning of ONT is optical network terminal, which is the device providing the family with the access network. ONT is a separation between the Ethernet network and customer premises. It can transfer optical signals from OLT (optical line terminal) into electric signals and offer various services such as high-speed Internet, IPTV, VOIP, WiFi, etc. to users.
Besides, sometimes people consider ONT as ONU (optical network unit). But technically, there is still some differece between ONT and ONU. ONT is a terminal device that is located in Users' end. ONU is a unit and there are probably other networks between ONU and Users.
2. V-SOL Related ONT Devices
According to different features, V-SOL divided its ONT routers into several types like CATV ONT, POE ONT, AC ONT, etc. Here we list 3 products to help you learn more about ONT devices.
V2804RGT：1GE+3FE+CATV GPON ONT
This device has 1 GE port, 3 FE ports and 1 CATV port.
V2804AC-Z: 4GE+1USB+ac WiFi ONT
The router supports 4 GE, 1 USB and ac WiFi. It's compliant with IEEE802.11b/g/n/ac, supporting dual bands of 2.4GHz and 5GHz. There are 4 5dBi external antennas and rates up to 1.167Gbps.