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Product Line: Cisco Nexus 9332PQ
Product Type: Switch
Original price $0.00 - Original price $1,453.00
Original price
$0.00 - $1,453.00
Current price $1,453.00
Title: Used

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Product Description

The N9K-C9332PQ Cisco features 32 QSFP ports supporting 40 Gigabit Ethernet speeds, designed for high-capacity networking environments. It offers flexible power options including 600W AC, 930W DC, or 1200W HVAC/HVDC power supplies, with a typical power consumption of 228 W and a maximum of 508 W. This switch operates within a temperature range of 0 °C to 40 °C, supports up to 4096 VLANs, and can handle up to 64 ECMP paths, ensuring efficient data flow and network redundancy.

Key Feature for the N9KC9332PQ

  • What is the port type of this device?
    The port type is QSFP.
  • How many ports does the device have?
    It features 32 ports.
  • What are the supported speeds of the networking hardware?
    It supports 40 Gigabit Ethernet speeds.
  • What power supplies are available for this device?
    Options include 600W AC, 930W DC, or 1200W HVAC/HVDC power supplies.
  • What is the typical power consumption?
    Typical power consumption is 228 W.
  • What is the maximum power usage?
    Maximum power usage is 508 W.
  • What are the input voltage requirements?
    Input AC Voltage is 100 to 240 VAC, Input HVAC Voltage is 200 to 277 VAC, Input DC Voltage is -48 to -60 VDC, and Input HVDC Voltage is -240 to -380 VDC.
  • How many fans are included for cooling?
    The device includes 4 fans.
  • What is the airflow direction for cooling?
    Airflow can be either port-side intake or exhaust.
  • What are the operating temperature limits?
    The minimum operating temperature is 0 °C, and the maximum is 40 °C.

Product Review

The Cisco N9K-C9332PQ switch offers 32 QSFP ports supporting 40 Gigabit Ethernet, catering to high-density networking requirements in data centers. It provides a range of power supply options (600W AC, 930W DC, or 1200W HVAC/HVDC) and operates efficiently with a typical power consumption of 228W, though its maximum power usage can reach up to 508W under full load, indicating potential for high energy costs in extensive operations. Despite its compact size and compliance with environmental standards, the acoustics can become notably loud at higher fan speeds, which could be a consideration for deployment in noise-sensitive environments.


The Cisco N9K-C9332PQ is a high-performance switch designed to meet the demands of data center environments. This switch features 32 QSFP ports that support 40 Gigabit Ethernet, enabling high-speed data transmission and efficient network connectivity. It is engineered to accommodate a variety of power supplies, including 600W AC, 930W DC, or 1200W HVAC/HVDC, providing flexibility in power sourcing and ensuring operational efficiency with a typical power consumption of 228W and a maximum of 508W. This model operates within an input AC voltage range of 100 to 240 VAC, an HVAC voltage range of 200 to 277 VAC, a DC voltage range of -48 to -60 VDC, and an HVDC voltage range of -240 to -380 VDC. It is equipped with four fans supporting both port-side intake and exhaust airflow configurations, optimizing cooling for reliable performance under varying operational loads. With dimensions of 1.72 x 17.3 x 22.5 inches and a weight of 22 lbs, the Cisco N9K-C9332PQ is compact yet powerful, ideal for space-constrained environments. Despite its high performance, the switch maintains moderate noise levels with acoustics ranging from 49.1 dBA at 40% fan speed to 78.5 dBA at 100% fan speed, ensuring a relatively quiet operation in data center environments. The switch is designed to support a wide array of networking requirements: - It is RoHS compliant, adhering to strict environmental standards. - Supports up to 4096 VLANs, allowing for extensive network segmentation and improved security. - Enables configuration of up to four active SPAN sessions for network monitoring and troubleshooting. - Facilitates up to 64 maximum number of ECMP paths, enhancing route diversity and network resilience. Operating conditions are designed to be flexible, with the device functioning optimally between 0 °C and 40 °C, and withstanding humidity levels from 5% to 95% (noncondensing). It can operate at altitudes up to 4000 meters, ensuring reliability across various geographical locations. For storage, the switch can endure temperatures ranging from -40 °C to 70 °C, demonstrating its durability and resilience in different environmental conditions. In summary, the Cisco N9K-C9332PQ switch combines high-density port configuration with versatile power options and environmental resilience, making it an effective solution for data center networking. Its array of features ensures efficient operation, comprehensive network monitoring, and flexibility in network design and deployment, catering to the needs of modern data centers.


Part NumberN9K-C9332PQ
Ports Count32
Port ConfigurationQSFP
Connectivity Speed40 GbE
Available Power Supply Options600W AC, 930W DC, 1200W HVAC/HVDC
Average Consumption228 W
Peak Consumption508 W
AC Power Range100 to 240 VAC
HVAC Power Range200 to 277 VAC
DC Power Range-48 to -60 VDC
HVDC Power Range-240 to -380 VDC
Fan Units4
Cooling MechanismPort-Side Intake and Exhaust
Dimensions1.72 x 17.3 x 22.5 inches
Noise Levels49.1 dBA at 40% fan, 68.9 dBA at 70% fan, 78.5 dBA at 100% fan speed
Environmental CertificationRoHS Compliant
VLAN SupportUp to 4096
SPAN Sessions Capacity4
ECMP Routing Paths Max64
Operational Temperature Range0 °C to 40 °C
Operational Humidity Range5% to 95%, Non-condensing
Operating AltitudeUp to 4000 m
Unit Weight22 lbs
Storage Temperature (Low)-40 °C
Storage Temperature (High)70 °C

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