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by Cisco
Product Line: Cisco Catalyst Switches
Product Type: Switch
Original price $0.00 - Original price $457.00
Original price
$0.00 - $457.00
Current price $457.00
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Product Description

The WS-C2960X-48TS-L is equipped with 48 10/100/1000 Ethernet interfaces and 4 SFP uplink interfaces, designed for efficient network connectivity and expansion. It features a LAN Base feature set, a forwarding bandwidth of 108 Gbps, and a switching bandwidth of 216 Gbps, supporting high-speed data processing and a maximum of 1023 active VLANs. With 128 MB of flash memory, 512 MB of DRAM, and a dual-core APM86392 600 MHz CPU, this switch ensures reliable performance and durability with an MTBF of 442,690 hours.

Key Feature for the WS-C2960X-48TS-L

  • What is the Ethernet Interface Type of the switch?
    The Ethernet Interface Type is 10/100/1000.
  • How many uplink interfaces does the switch have?
    There are 4 uplink interfaces.
  • What is the available PoE power?
    The available PoE power is 0 W.
  • What type of CPU does the switch use?
    The switch uses an APM86392 600 MHz Dual Core CPU.
  • Can you specify the dimensions of the switch?
    The switch measures 1.75 in. in height, 11 in. in width, and 17.5 in. in depth.
  • What is the maximum available VLANs?
    The maximum available VLANs are 1023.
  • How much DRAM is available on the switch?
    The switch comes with 512 MB of DRAM.
  • What is the forwarding rate of the switch?
    The forwarding rate is 107.1 Mpps.
  • What type of storage interface does the switch support?
    It supports a USB (Type A) for External Flash Storage.
  • What is the MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures) of the switch?
    The MTBF is 442,690 hours.

Product Review

The Cisco WS-C2960X-48TS-L switch offers 48 10/100/1000 Ethernet interfaces and 4 SFP uplink interfaces, catering well to medium-sized network environments needing high-density access with uplink flexibility. However, it comes with the LAN Base feature set, which may limit advanced layer 3 features required for complex routing tasks, and lacks Power over Ethernet (PoE) capability, potentially complicating deployments for PoE-dependent devices. Its hardware, including a dual-core CPU and 512 MB DRAM, supports a forwarding bandwidth of 108 Gbps and a switching bandwidth of 216 Gbps, making it capable of handling significant data throughput efficiently.


The Cisco WS-C2960X-48TS-L is a network switch designed for operational efficiency and scalability, offering enhanced application performance and network service levels. This switch is equipped with 48 Ethernet interfaces that support 10/100/1000 Mbps speeds, catering to a wide range of connectivity needs. Additionally, it features four uplink interfaces with SFP (Small Form-Factor Pluggable) ports, allowing for high-speed connections to other network devices. This model operates on the LAN Base feature set, which provides a comprehensive set of Layer 2 features. Although it does not offer Power over Ethernet (PoE) capabilities, its performance metrics and connectivity options make it suitable for a variety of network environments. The hardware specifications include a height of 1.75 inches, a width of 11 inches, and a depth of 17.5 inches. With a weight of 8.9 pounds, its compact and lightweight design facilitates easy installation and integration into network racks. The switch boasts a forwarding bandwidth of 108 Gbps and a switching bandwidth of 216 Gbps, ensuring high-speed data processing and transfer across the network. It can support up to 1023 active VLANs, with 4096 VLAN IDs available, allowing for extensive network segmentation and improved security. The forwarding rate of 107.1 Mpps (million packets per second) demonstrates the switch's capability to handle large volumes of network traffic efficiently. -
  • DRAM of 512 MB and flash memory of 128 MB provide sufficient storage for the operating system and network configurations.
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  • The CPU is an APM86392 600 MHz Dual Core, ensuring reliable and fast processing.
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  • Console ports include USB (Type B) and Ethernet (RJ-45), with an additional USB (Type A) storage interface for external flash storage.
  • The network management interface operates at 10/100 Mbps, facilitating straightforward management and configuration of the switch. For advanced network requirements, the switch supports an MTU-L3 packet size of 9198 bytes and jumbo frames up to 9216 bytes, enhancing the efficiency of large data transfers. The switch is designed to operate in a range of temperatures, from -5 °C to 55 °C at sea level, ensuring reliability in various environmental conditions. With a Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) of 442,690 hours, this switch promises durability and reduced maintenance requirements, contributing to lower operational costs over its lifespan. In summary, the Cisco WS-C2960X-48TS-L is a versatile and efficient networking switch that caters to businesses seeking to enhance their network infrastructure. Its extensive feature set, combined with high-speed connectivity and reliable performance, makes it an essential component for modern network environments.


    Item CodeCisco WS-C2960X-48TS-L
    Ethernet Ports Count48
    Ethernet Ports SpeedGigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000)
    Uplink Ports Quantity4
    Uplink Connections TypeSmall Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP)
    Software VersionLAN Base
    Power Over Ethernet (PoE) CapabilityNot Available
    Unit Height1.75 inches
    Unit Width11 inches
    Unit Depth17.5 inches
    Device Weight8.9 pounds
    Internal Storage128 MB Flash
    Memory Capacity512 MB DRAM
    Rate of Data Forwarding108 Gbps
    Data Transfer Capacity216 Gbps
    Max VLANs Supportable1023
    Packets Forwarding Rate107.1 Million packets per second (Mpps)
    Reliability (Mean Time Between Failures)Approx. 442,690 Hours
    Total VLANs Identifiers4096
    Processor DetailsAPM86392 600 MHz, Dual-Core
    Management Access PortsUSB (Type B), RJ-45 Ethernet
    External Storage PortUSB (Type A)
    Administration Interface Speed10/100 Mbps Ethernet (RJ-45)
    Maximum L3 Packet Size9198 Bytes
    Support for Jumbo PacketsUp to 9216 Bytes
    Operational Temperature Range-5 °C to 55 °C at Sea Level

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