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by Cisco
Product Line: Cisco Catalyst 3560-X Series
Product Type: Ethernet Switch
Original price $0.00 - Original price $599.00
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Current price $599.00
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Product Description

The WS-C3560X-48U-L is a Cisco switch with 48 10/100/1000 Ethernet UPOE ports, designed for high efficiency with a forwarding rate of 101.2 Mpps and a switching fabric of 160 Gbps. It supports up to 1005 VLANs, with a capacity for 1K IGMP groups and multicast routes, and 8K unicast routes, ensuring comprehensive network segmentation and routing capabilities. This 1 RU form factor device also features a 1100 WAC power supply, 256 MB of DRAM, and 64 MB of flash memory, accommodating extensive network configurations and operations.

Key Feature for the WS-C3560X-48U-L

  • What is the form factor of this network switch?
    The form factor is 1 RU.
  • How many ports does the device have and what is their type?
    It has 48 ports of 10/100/1000 Ethernet UPOE type.
  • What power supply specification does the switch support?
    It supports a 1100 WAC power supply.
  • What is the maximum forwarding rate of the switch?
    The maximum forwarding rate is 101.2 Mpps.
  • Can you detail the switch's memory specifications?
    The switch has 256 MB of DRAM and 64 MB of Flash Memory.
  • What is the total number of VLANs supported by this device?
    It supports a total of 1005 VLANs.
  • What are the environmental operating conditions of the switch?
    Operating temperature ranges from -5 °C to 45 °C with a relative humidity of 5% to 95% (noncondensing).
  • How many unicast MAC addresses can the switch handle?
    It can handle up to 6K unicast MAC addresses.
  • What is the switching fabric capacity of the device?
    The switching fabric capacity is 160 Gbps.
  • How does the switch handle jumbo frames?
    It supports jumbo frames up to 9216 bytes.

Product Review

The Cisco WS-C3560X-48U-L switch delivers a solid performance with a forwarding rate of 101.2 Mpps and a switching fabric of 160 Gbps, catering to high-demand environments. However, its DRAM and flash memory capacities are limited to 256 MB and 64 MB, respectively, which may restrict advanced functionality or future expansion. Additionally, the switch supports a comprehensive range of VLANs and routing features, but the LAN Base feature set might limit more sophisticated network services and security features.


The Cisco WS-C3560X-48U-L is a highly efficient switch designed to support a wide range of networking needs. It features 48 10/100/1000 Ethernet UPOE ports, making it versatile for various applications. The switch is powered by a 1100 WAC power supply and is built in a compact 1 RU form factor, allowing for efficient use of rack space. It comes equipped with the LAN Base feature set, providing essential networking capabilities. Key to its performance is a forwarding rate of 101.2 Mpps and a switching fabric capacity of 160 Gbps, ensuring high-speed data transmission and efficient handling of network traffic. The device is supported by 256 MB of DRAM and 64 MB of flash memory, facilitating smooth operation and adequate storage for firmware and network configurations. The Cisco WS-C3560X-48U-L supports up to 1005 total VLANs with 4K VLAN IDs, allowing for extensive network segmentation and enhanced security. It also supports 1K total Switch Virtual Interfaces (SVIs), providing flexibility in inter-VLAN routing. For networks requiring extensive data processing, the switch accommodates jumbo frames up to 9216 Bytes, enhancing data transfer efficiency for large datasets.
  • Total routed ports per stack reach up to 468, providing expansive connectivity options for growing networks.
  • It can manage up to 6K unicast MAC addresses, 1K IGMP groups and multicast routes, and 8K unicast routes, ensuring broad and flexible network configuration and scalability.
  • The device supports 6K directly connected hosts and 2K indirect routes, facilitating extensive network reach and connectivity.
The switch also emphasizes security and control, with the capability to handle 1K security Access Control Entries (ACEs) and 1K VLANs, providing robust network access control and segmentation. With a size of 1.75 x 17.5 x 19.5 inches, it fits comfortably in standard equipment racks, making it ideal for deployment in a variety of settings. The Cisco WS-C3560X-48U-L is designed for longevity and reliability, with a Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) of 189,710 hours, indicating a durable and stable performance over its lifespan. It operates within a temperature range of -5 °C to 45 °C and can withstand relative humidity levels from 5% to 95% (noncondensing), ensuring resilience in diverse environmental conditions. In summary, the Cisco WS-C3560X-48U-L is a powerful and efficient switch that meets the demands of modern networks. Its comprehensive feature set, high capacity for connectivity and routing, and built-in security features make it an essential component for any business or enterprise looking to enhance their network infrastructure.


Part Number Cisco WS-C3560X-48U-L
Manufacturer Cisco
Ports Quantity 48
Port Configuration 10/100/1000 Ethernet UPOE
Power Specification 1100 WAC
Chassis Type 1 RU
Software Edition LAN Base
Packet Processing Speed 101.2 Mpps
Switch Capacity 160 Gbps
System Memory 256 MB DRAM
Storage Memory 64 MB Flash
Maximum VLANs Supported 1005
VLAN Identifiers 4000
Switched Virtual Interfaces (SVIs) 1000
Maximum Frame Size 9216 Bytes
Stacked Routed Ports 468
MAC Address Table Size 6000 Entries
IGMP and Multicast Groups 1000
Routing Entries 8000
Hosts Directly Connected 6000
Learned Routes 2000
Access Control Entries 1000
Configurable VLANs 1000
Dimensions 1.75 x 17.5 x 19.5 inches
Mean Time Between Failures 189,710 Hours
Operational Temp Range -5 to 45 °C
Ambient Humidity Range 5% to 95% Noncondensing

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