May 2007 Revision 2.6 Notice: The 82562xx PLC may contain design defects or errors known as errata that may cause the product to deviate from published specifications. Current characterized errata are documented in this document. Information in this document is provided in connection with Intel products. No license, express or implied, by estoppel or otherwise, to any intellectual property rights is granted by this document. Except as provided in Intel's Terms and Conditions of Sale for such products, Intel assumes no liability whatsoever, and Intel disclaims any express or implied warranty, relating to sale and/or use of Intel products including liability or warranties relating to fitness for a particular purpose, merchantability, or infringement of any patent, copyright or other intellectual property right. Intel products are not intended for use in medical, life saving, or life sustaining applications. Intel may make changes to specifications and product descriptions at any time, without notice. Designers must not rely on the absence or characteristics of any features or instructions marked "reserved" or "undefined." Intel reserves these for future definition and shall have no responsibility whatsoever for conflicts or incompatibilities arising from future changes to them. The 82562xx PLC may contain design defects or errors known as errata which may cause the product to deviate from published specifications. Current characterized errata are available on request. Contact your local Intel sales office or your distributor to obtain the latest specifications and before placing your product order. Copies of documents which have an ordering number and are referenced in this document, or other Intel literature may be obtained by calling 1-800- 548-4725 or by visiting Intel's Web site at http://www.intel.com. Intel and Intel logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries. Copyright © 2005-2007, Intel Corporation. * Other product and corporate names may be trademarks of other companies and are used only for explanation and to the owners’ benefit without intent to infringe. 82562 Family (“G” & “E”) Stepping Information Revision History Date Feb. 2001 Apr. 2002 Sept. 2002 Mar. 2003 Sept. 2005 May 2007 Version 1.0 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.5 2.6 Description Initial release. (Intel Secret) • Changed document status to Intel Confidential. • Added component identification marking information for the 82562EX and 82562EZ. • Added “Packet Rejected after ESD Symbol” in the errata section. • Replaced global references to “82562” to “82562xx,” where 82562xx denotes any member of the 82562 Family of PLC devices (for example, 82562EM &82562G). Added errata number six, “Packets with Valid CRC Checksums and Invalid Length Fields Discarded.“ Changed document status from Intel Confidential to no status. Added the 82562EP product codes. Included “G” series information. Preface Note: This document uses the “82562xx” to denote any member of the 82562 Family of PLC devices (for example, “82562ET” or “82562G”). This document is an update to the specifications contained in the 82562xx 10/100 Mbps Platform LAN Connect (PLC) Datasheet, and contains issues affecting all design using the 82562xx device. This document is Read the full 82562 Family ("E" & "G" series) 10/100 Mbps Platform LAN Connect (PLC) Devices Stepping Information.