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by Brocade
Product Line: Brocade ICX 7250 Series Switches
Product Type: Network Switch
Original price $0.00 - Original price $1,357.00
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Current price $1,357.00
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Product Description

The ICX7250-48-2X10G is equipped with 48 10/100/1000 Mbps RJ-45 ports and 8 1/10 Gbps SFP+ ports, featuring a 2×10 GbE PoD license preloaded for enhanced networking capabilities. It delivers a switching capacity of 256 Gbps and a forwarding capacity of 190 Mpps, supported by an aggregated stacking bandwidth of 480 Gbps with a maximum stacking distance of 10 km. Designed for efficiency, it operates within a power consumption range of 50.64 W to 69.51 W depending on the load, and supports up to 12 switches in a stack, making it suitable for high-density networking environments.

Key Feature for the ICX7250482X10G

  • What is the switching capacity of the device?
    The switching capacity is 256 Gbps (data rate, full duplex).
  • How many fixed ports does the 8×1/10 GbE support?
    It supports 48 fixed ports at 10/100/1000 Mbps RJ-45 and 8 fixed ports at 1/10 Gbps SFP+.
  • What is the maximum stacking distance supported?
    The maximum stacking distance is 10 km.
  • Can the 2×10 GbE PoD license be upgraded?
    Yes, the 10 GbE SFP+ ports can be upgraded with an optional license.
  • What are the power consumption rates at different traffic loads?
    Idle (no PoE load): 50.64 W
    10% traffic (full PoE load): 63.55 W
    100% traffic (full PoE load): 69.51 W
  • What is the MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures) for this switch?
    The MTBF is 429,209 hours at 25°C.
  • What are the operating and storage temperatures for this device?
    Operating temperature ranges from -5°C to 50°C, and storage temperature ranges from -25°C to 70°C.
  • How does the device handle heat dissipation?
    Idle (no PoE load): 172.7 BTU/Hr
    10% traffic (full PoE load): 216.8 BTU/Hr
  • What is the rated maximum power supply?
    The rated maximum for the power supply is 135 W AC.
  • What are the dimensions and weight of the switch?
    The dimensions are 440 mm W × 370 mm D × 43.7 mm H, and it weighs 4.73 kg.

Product Review

The Brocade ICX7250-48-2X10G switch offers a high switching capacity of 256 Gbps and a forwarding capacity of 190 Mpps, ensuring efficient data processing and transfer. With 48 fixed RJ-45 ports for 10/100/1000 Mbps and 8 1/10 Gbps SFP+ ports, it supports a versatile range of connections, enhanced by the option to upgrade for additional 10 GbE SFP+ capabilities. However, the switch's power consumption under full PoE load and its noise level at 44.7 dB could be concerns for environments requiring low energy usage and quiet operation.


The Brocade ICX7250-48-2X10G is a network switch designed to support the demands of enterprise networks, providing both high performance and reliability. It features 48 fixed ports of 10/100/1000 Mbps RJ-45, ensuring compatibility with a wide range of network devices and allowing for a versatile setup. Additionally, the switch offers 8 1/10 Gbps SFP+ ports, with the option to upgrade to 10 GbE SPF+ through an optional license, offering flexibility for networks that require high-speed connections. This switch comes with a preloaded 2×10 GbE PoD license, enhancing its capabilities right out of the box. It boasts a switching capacity of 256 Gbps and a forwarding capacity of 190 Mpps, both at full duplex, ensuring efficient handling of data traffic across the network. The ICX7250-48-2X10G is designed to support advanced network configurations and high levels of data throughput, making it suitable for environments that demand reliable, high-speed data transmission. - Aggregated stacking bandwidth is an impressive 480 Gbps, allowing for significant scalability and flexibility in network design. - The maximum stacking density supports up to 12 switches, with a maximum stacking distance of 10 km, enabling simplified management and connectivity over extended distances. - Power management is efficient, with power consumption at 25°C ranging from 50.64 W in idle mode (no PoE load) to 69.51 W at full PoE load with 100% traffic, demonstrating the switch's ability to operate efficiently under varying conditions. The unit is designed to fit in a standard 1U rack space, with dimensions of 440 mm W×370 mm D×43.7 mm H, and it weighs 4.73 kg. Despite its compact size, it offers robust performance and reliability. The switch operates quietly, with an acoustic level of 44.7 dB at 25°C, making it suitable for office environments. Durability and reliability are critical for enterprise networking hardware, and the ICX7250-48-2X10G does not disappoint. It has an MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures) of 429,209 hours at 25°C, indicating a high level of reliability over extended periods. The switch is designed to operate in a wide range of temperatures, from -5°C to 50°C, and can be stored in temperatures ranging from −25°C to 70°C. It also supports a non-operating relative humidity range from 0% to 95% at 70°C, non-condensing. For networks that require advanced features and high-speed connectivity, the Brocade ICX7250-48-2X10G offers a compelling combination of performance, flexibility, and efficiency. Its comprehensive hardware specifications and capabilities make it well-suited for a variety of enterprise environments, ensuring that network operations run smoothly and reliably.


Part Number and Manufacturer Brocade ICX7250-48-2X10G
1/10 GbE SFP+ Ports 8
10 GbE Upgrade License 2×10 GbE PoD License Included
Switching Throughput (Full-Duplex) 256 Gbps
Rate of Packet Forwarding (Full-Duplex) 190 Mpps
Gigabit Ethernet Ports 48
High-Speed SFP+ Ports 8 (License for 10 GbE SFP+ Upgrade Available)
Total Stacking Bandwidth 480 Gbps
Maximum Stackable Units 12
Longest Stacking Distance 10 km
Power Input Specifications AC: 100 to 240 VAC, 50 to 60 Hz
Maximum Power Supply Rating 135 W
Power Consumption at 25°C Idle: 50.64 W, 10% Load: 63.55 W, Full Load: 69.51 W
Thermal Dissipation at 25°C Idle: 172.7 BTU/Hr, 10% Load: 216.8 BTU/Hr
Weight 4.73 kg
Dimensions (W×D×H) 440×370×43.7 mm — 1U
Noise Level at 25°C 44.7 dB
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) 429,209 hours
Operating Temperature Range -5°C to 50°C
Storage Temperature Range −25°C to 70°C
Operational Humidity Range 5% to 95%, non-condensing at 50°C
Non-Operational Humidity Range 0% to 95%, non-condensing at 70°C
Maximum Operating Altitude 10,000 ft (3,000 m)

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