Copper, Fibre, Wi-Fi and Broadband Service Tester


  • ARGUS 260 all-in-one tester delivers previously unimaginable performance for testing broadband interfaces
  • Robust design combines the requirements for a compact hand-held metre in daily field use with the performance of a high-end tester
  • Touch-screen display enables intuitive navigation of the familiar ARGUS menu structure
  • Innovative internal help function supports rapid, reliable interpretation of test results
  • Redesigned GUI makes this sophisticated multifunction tester as easy to use as a smartphone
  • Reliably tests all broadband interface, from ADSL, VDSL to super vectoring, bonding and accesses
  • Equipped with a wide range of further interface, such as GPON, WLAN, as well as copper, TDR, RFL, triple play and many more
  • The integrated WIFI interface enables the ARGUS 260 to communicate with its environment directly - a PC link is no longer required


Spec Text

• Hotkey Quick start of various tests
• Power management User configurable
• Keypad 18 keys, 4 cursor keys, 4 context-sensitive softkeys
• TFT colour display 800 x 480 pixels, backlit, incl. touchscreen
• 6 LEDS Indicating the status + Ethernet port LEDs
• Handset Integrated earpiece and microphone
• CE marking Complies with CE directives
• User safety Fulfills EN 60950-1:2006-11
• RoHS conformance Conformance according to WEEE directive


• 1x RJ-45, 1x RJ-11 For xDSL,, POTS, U, R and C Measurement
• 1x Ethernet 10/100/1000 Base-T, RJ-45 test port
• 1x SFP port 100 Base-FX/LX, 1000 Base-SX/LX/ZX/BX
• USB client interface, 2x USB host interface Type mini B, Type A
• WLAN IEEE802.11a/b/g/n
• Headset Bluetooth


• Operating Temperature 0 °C (+32 °F) up to +50 °C (+122 °F)
• Storing Temperature -20 °C (-4 °C) up to +60 °C (+140 °F)
• Relative humidity Up to 95 %, non-condensing


• Size H x W x D: 300 x 128 x 84 mm (11.81 x 5.04 x 3.31 in)
• Weight <1.500 g (3.31 lbs) ARGUS incl. battery pack

Ordering Information

Order Code Description
IN-126002 xDSL package -VDSL2 interface up to profile 35b, ADSL2/2+ interface (Annex B/J), Bridge/router mode
IN-026010 Copper test package - DC and AC Voltage Measurement, R, C, RSym, CSym, ISO-R and I Measurement, LCL and NEXT Measurement at 1 MHz, Remote Kit Control
IN-026045 interface (Profiles 106a and 212a)
IN-026050 VDSL2 Bonding (up to profile 35b)
IN-026055 RFL (Resistive Fault Locator)
IN-026060 VoIP test (incl. MOS value, Call generator, NT, SIP Trunk)
IN-026065 IPTV Basic (IPTV STB mode, IPTV passive, Channel scan)
IN-000240 ARGUS 2G4 scope
IN-026075 GPON
IN-026080 ARGUS Optical Power Metre

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