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Product Line: Cisco Catalyst 3650 Series Switches
Product Type: Switches
Original price $0.00 - Original price $300.00
Original price
$0.00 - $300.00
Current price $300.00
Title: Used

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Product Description

The WS-C3650-48TS-L Cisco switch features 48 10/100/1000 Ethernet ports and 4x1G uplink ports, designed for high-speed connectivity and efficient network management. It supports a switching capacity of 176 Gbps and a stacking bandwidth of 160 Gbps, ensuring seamless data transmission across the network. With 4 GB DRAM and 2 GB Flash memory, this 1 RU device accommodates 32,000 MAC addresses, 24,000 IPv4 routes, and allows up to 1000 wireless clients per switch/stack, making it suitable for large-scale operations.

Key Feature for the WS-C3650-48TS-L

  • What is the port type of the switch?
    The port type is 10/100/1000 Ethernet.
  • How many uplink ports does the part have?
    It features 4x1G uplink ports.
  • What is the power supply rating for this device?
    The power supply is rated at 250 WAC.
  • What rack unit size does the model require for installation?
    It requires 1 RU for rack installation.
  • Can you detail the switching capacity?
    The switching capacity is 176 Gbps.
  • What is the maximum number of MAC addresses supported?
    The device supports up to 32,000 MAC addresses.
  • How many VLAN IDs can be configured?
    Up to 4094 VLAN IDs can be configured.
  • What is the maximum size for jumbo frames?
    Jumbo frames up to 9198 bytes are supported.
  • What is the total wireless bandwidth available per switch?
    The total wireless bandwidth available is up to 40 Gbps per switch.
  • How many hours is the MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures)?
    The MTBF is 383,760 hours.

Product Review

The Cisco WS-C3650-48TS-L offers a solid switching capacity of 176 Gbps and a forwarding rate of 77.37 Mpps, catering efficiently to medium-sized network environments. However, its LAN Base feature set might limit advanced network configuration and routing capabilities desired in more complex setups. Despite this, the switch's support for up to 1000 VLANs and 24,000 IPv4 routes, along with a high MAC address capacity, makes it a versatile choice for organizations looking to balance performance with cost.


The Cisco WS-C3650-48TS-L is a versatile networking solution designed to enhance operational efficiency and wireless connectivity in a variety of environments. It is a standalone switch that offers optional stacking, providing flexibility for network expansion and integration. This switch features 48 Ethernet ports supporting 10/100/1000 connections, ensuring high-speed data transfer and connectivity for a wide range of devices. Additionally, the switch includes 4x1G uplink ports, facilitating higher speed uplinks to the network backbone or other switches, optimizing performance and bandwidth distribution. Its power supply is rated at 250 WAC, suitable for sustaining its operations without imposing excessive energy consumption. Occupying just 1 rack unit (RU), this device is compact yet powerful, making it an ideal choice for space-constrained installations. With a LAN Base feature set, it provides essential network services and capabilities required for a secure and reliable network infrastructure. The hardware specifications of the Cisco WS-C3650-48TS-L reveal its capabilities in handling extensive network demands: - Switching capacity of 176 Gbps and a stacking bandwidth of 160 Gbps ensure smooth data processing and transfer across the network, reducing bottlenecks and improving overall efficiency. - Support for up to 32,000 MAC addresses and 24,000 IPv4 routes enables the switch to manage a large number of devices and routing paths, making it suitable for growing networks. - The switch also accommodates up to 48,000 Flexible NetFlow (FNF) entries, providing comprehensive visibility into network traffic for better management and security. Hardware resources include 4 GB of DRAM and 2 GB of flash memory, offering ample storage and processing power for the switch’s operating system and applications. Furthermore, the switch supports up to 4094 VLAN IDs and 1000 SVIs, enabling complex network segmentation and efficient management of virtual networks. Other notable specifications include: - Support for jumbo frames up to 9198 bytes, facilitating efficient data transfer and reducing processing load on network devices. - Capacity to route up to 208 ports per stack, enhancing the switch's flexibility in handling diverse network architectures. - Capability to integrate up to 25 access points per switch or stack and manage up to 1000 wireless clients, making it highly effective for organizations with extensive wireless infrastructure. - Support for 64 WLANs per switch and up to 40 Gbps wireless bandwidth per switch, ensuring robust wireless performance and connectivity. The switch also boasts a high forwarding rate of 77.37 million packets per second (Mpps) and an impressive mean time between failures (MTBF) of 383,760 hours, highlighting its reliability and efficiency in processing network traffic. Weighing 15.90 lbs, it is relatively lightweight, facilitating easy installation and maintenance. In summary, the Cisco WS-C3650-48TS-L stands out as a high-performance, scalable, and efficient networking solution for businesses seeking to optimize their network infrastructure for both wired and wireless connectivity. Its comprehensive set of features and specifications make it a valuable asset for any network environment looking to enhance operational efficiency, reliability, and security.


Item Number Cisco WS-C3650-48TS-L
Configuration Independent or Optional Stacking Capability
Total Ports 48
Port Specification Ethernet 10/100/1000
Uplink Interfaces Four 1G Ports
Power Supply Rating 250 Watts AC
Form Factor 1 Rack Unit
Software Edition LAN Base
Switching Throughput 176 Gigabits per second
Maximum Stacking Rate 160 Gigabits per second
MAC Address Table Size 32,000 Entries
IPv4 Routing Entries 24,000
Flexible NetFlow Entries 48,000
RAM 4 Gigabytes
Storage Memory 2 Gigabytes
Maximum VLANs 4094
Switched Virtual Interfaces 1000
Maximum Frame Size 9198 Bytes
Routed Interfaces per Aggregate 208
Max Access Points per Unit/Group 25
Client Limit per Unit/Group 1000
Supported WLANs per Unit 64
Total Wireless Throughput per Unit 40 Gigabits per second
Packet Forwarding Rate 77.37 Million packets per second
Mean Time Between Failures 383,760 Hours
Unit Weight 15.90 Pounds

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