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Product Line: Cisco N5K-C5696-FAN-B
Product Type: Fan Module
Original price $0.00 - Original price $312.00
Original price
$0.00 - $312.00
Current price $312.00
Title: Used

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Product Description

The Cisco N5K-C5696-FAN-B is a fan module designed for use with the Cisco Nexus 5696Q switch. It helps to keep the switch cool and prevent overheating during heavy use.

Key Feature for the N5K-C5696-FAN-B

1. Compatible with Cisco Nexus 5696Q switch 
2. Hot-swappable for easy installation 
3. Four fan modules included 
4. Dual fan trays for redundancy 
5. Front-to-back airflow for efficient cooling 
6. Low power consumption for energy efficiency

Product Review

The Cisco N5K-C5696-FAN-B is a high-performance fan module designed for use in Cisco's Nexus 5696Q switch. It features a high-speed fan that provides superior cooling performance for the switch, as well as advanced hardware features such as temperature and airflow sensors for improved system monitoring and management. Its most important hardware feature is its support for hot-swappable replacement, allowing for easy and convenient replacement of the fan module without interrupting network operation. Additionally, it offers a modular design that enables it to be easily integrated into existing network infrastructure, and it is known for its reliability and ease of maintenance, making it a popular choice for data center networks that require high-performance cooling and uptime.


The Cisco N5K-C5696-FAN-B is a replacement fan module for the Cisco Nexus 5696Q switch. It has a hot-swappable design, allowing for easy replacement without powering down the switch. The fan module is designed for high-performance and reliability, ensuring that the switch can operate under high loads and intense network traffic. This fan module features a 3+1 redundant design, which means it has three active fans and one spare. In the event of a failure, the spare fan automatically takes over to maintain cooling and prevent overheating. The fans are variable-speed, which means they adjust their speed according to the temperature and airflow requirements, making them more energy-efficient and prolonging their lifespan. The Cisco N5K-C5696-FAN-B is compatible with the Cisco Nexus 5696Q switch and can be easily installed by a trained technician. It has a compact size, making it easy to fit in the switch chassis and does not take up too much space. Overall, the Cisco N5K-C5696-FAN-B is a high-quality fan module that ensures the smooth and efficient operation of the Cisco Nexus 5696Q switch, making it a reliable choice for network administrators.

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