High-speed internet with fiber optics

Fiber makes it possible: super-fast and stable internet for binge-watchers, home office heroes, gaming nerds and everyone who enjoys a speedy online experience.

Fiber optics – what is it and how does it work?

With fiber optic cables, data races through the network at the speed of light. Conventional telephone cables made of copper, on the other hand, transmit the data electronically. Fiber optic connections for private households reach up to 1 Gbit/s in Germany, with the latest connections reaching more than 2 Gbit/s – for both upload and download speeds! 

With a real fiber optic connection, you not only browse and stream faster, you also have stable internet and maximum bandwidth. The perfect ping also ensures stress-free gaming.

The six advantages of fiber optics

There are excellent reasons to rely on fiber optic technology for your internet connection. And it's not just because of the high speeds. FRITZ!Box also has a part to play.

Extreme speed potential

Low latency

Physically interference-free

High download and upload

Very effective due to less active components

Lower power consumption with FRITZ!Box

AON, GPON or XGS-PON – what's that?

No, they're not new electricity suppliers, but three different fiber optic technologies: With AON, you have your "own line" to the network operator and can enjoy full bandwidth.

With GPON and XGS-PON, you share a line with your neighbors – but can still stream and browse at high speeds. Find out more in this guide.

FRITZ!Box 5590 Fiber: The new fiber optic flagship

If you're looking for an all-in-one solution with maximum performance, then the FRITZ!Box 5590 Fiber is the choice for you. Future-proof, it supports all fiber optic connections at up to 10 Gbit/s.

Powerful Wi-Fi 6 ensures gigabit speeds in the Wi-Fi and the 2.5 gigabit WAN port transforms into a data turbo for your home network at the touch of a button.

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One for all: FRITZ!Box 5530 Fiber

All set for highest bandwidths, fast Wi-Fi and first-class telephony? You can count on the FRITZ!Box 5530 Fiber: Thanks to the integrated modem, you have full control over the line and can get the maximum performance out of it.

AON or GPON? The FRITZ!Box 5530 Fiber can do both. Depending on the connection type, the appropriate plug-in module can be used.

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