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by Cisco
Product Line: Cisco Catalyst 3650 Series
Product Type: Ethernet Switch
Original price $0.00 - Original price $455.00
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$0.00 - $455.00
Current price $455.00
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Product Description

The WS-C3650-48PD-S is a standalone switch with an optional stacking capability, featuring 48 10/100/1000 Ethernet PoE+ ports and 2x10G uplink ports, designed for efficient network integration. It supports a stacking bandwidth of 160 Gbps, a forwarding rate of 104.16 Mpps, and up to 1000 wireless clients per switch/stack, making it well-suited for high-demand environments. With 4 GB DRAM and 4 GB Flash Memory, along with support for 4094 VLAN IDs and 1000 SVIs, this switch offers extensive capabilities for complex network setups.

Key Feature for the WSC365048PDS

  • What is the port type and number of ports available on this network switch?
    The switch has 48 ports of the 10/100/1000 Ethernet PoE+ type.
  • Can you detail the uplink ports specification?
    This model includes 2x10G uplink ports.
  • How does the power supply capacity of the switch support its operations?
    The switch is equipped with a 640 WAC power supply, ensuring adequate power for all ports and features.
  • What is the maximum stacking bandwidth supported?
    The stacking bandwidth supported by the switch is 160 Gbps.
  • What are the memory specifications for DRAM and Flash Memory?
    This device comes with 4 GB of DRAM and 4 GB of Flash Memory.
  • How many MAC addresses, IPv4 routes, and FNF entries can this switch support?
    It supports 32,000 MAC addresses, 24,000 IPv4 routes, and 48,000 FNF entries.
  • What are the capabilities regarding VLAN IDs and SVIs?
    The switch supports up to 4094 VLAN IDs and 1000 SVIs.
  • What is the maximum size for Jumbo Frames on this device?
    Jumbo Frames up to 9198 Bytes are supported.
  • Detail the wireless capabilities and limitations of this switch.
    It can manage up to 25 access points per switch/stack, 1000 wireless clients, and supports up to 64 WLANs with a wireless bandwidth of up to 40 Gbps.
  • What is the Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) for this switch?
    The MTBF for this switch is 383,760 hours, indicating high reliability.

Product Review

The Cisco WS-C3650-48PD-S offers a solid foundation for any network, supporting 48 10/100/1000 Ethernet PoE+ ports along with 2x10G uplink ports, enabling high-speed connectivity and power for a wide range of devices. However, it operates on the IP Base feature set, which may limit advanced routing features for some enterprise applications. Additionally, its capability to stack with a 160 Gbps stacking bandwidth enhances scalability, but the optional stacking might require additional investment.


The Cisco WS-C3650-48PD-S is a versatile networking solution designed to cater to a wide range of business needs, featuring 48 10/100/1000 Ethernet PoE+ ports and two 10G uplink ports. This device is primarily standalone but offers optional stacking for scalability, enhancing network capacity without the need for additional cabling or configurations. With a power supply rating of 640 WAC and occupying merely 1 rack unit (RU), this model is engineered for space and power efficiency. Key hardware specifications include a substantial forwarding rate of 104.16 million packets per second (Mpps), ensuring rapid data transmission across the network. The device boasts a high stacking bandwidth of 160 Gbps, facilitating efficient data flow and connectivity among stacked units. Additionally, it supports up to 32,000 MAC addresses, 24,000 IPv4 routes, and 48,000 Flexible NetFlow (FNF) entries, making it capable of handling large-scale operations and complex networking environments. The Cisco WS-C3650-48PD-S is equipped with 4 GB of DRAM and 4 GB of flash memory, providing ample storage and processing power to support advanced network applications and services. It supports up to 4094 VLAN IDs and 1000 switched virtual interfaces (SVIs), offering extensive network segmentation capabilities and enhancing security.
  • Supports jumbo frames up to 9198 bytes, enabling the efficient handling of large datasets and improving overall network performance.
  • Can manage up to 208 routed ports per stack, allowing for significant expansion and flexibility in network design.
  • Facilitates up to 25 access points per switch/stack and up to 1000 wireless clients, supporting extensive wireless connectivity and scalability.
With a capacity to support 64 WLANs per switch and deliver wireless bandwidth of up to 40 Gbps, this model is adept at managing high-density wireless environments. This makes it an ideal choice for organizations with a substantial number of wireless devices and applications. The Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) is estimated at 383,760 hours, underscoring the device's reliability and durability in continuous operation settings. Its compact dimensions (1.73 x 17.5 x 17.625 in.) and weight of 16.75 lbs allow for easy installation and integration into existing network racks and cabinets. Overall, the Cisco WS-C3650-48PD-S stands out for its comprehensive feature set, including the IP Base feature set, which provides essential Layer 2 and Layer 3 routing capabilities. This switch is designed to meet the demands of a variety of networking environments, from small businesses to large enterprises, offering a scalable, high-performance, and reliable solution for today's dynamic networking requirements.


Part NumberWS-C3650-48PD-S
ConfigurationStandalone, Stackable Optional
Total Ports48
Port Specification10/100/1000 Ethernet PoE+
Uplink InterfaceDual 10G
Power Output640 Watts AC
Form Factor1 Rack Unit
Software VersionIP Base
Max Stack Bandwidth160 Gbps
MAC Address Capacity32,000
IPv4 Routing Entries24,000
Flexible NetFlow Entries48,000
System Memory4 GB DRAM
Storage Memory4 GB Flash
Maximum VLANs4094
Switched Virtual Interfaces1000
Max Frame Size9198 Bytes Jumbo Frames
Routing Interfaces per Group208
Max Access Points25 per Switch/Stack
Max Wireless Clients1000 per Switch/Stack
Supported WLANs64
Switch Wireless CapacityUp to 40 Gbps
Switching Performance104.16 Mpps
Estimated Lifespan383,760 Hours MTBF
Dimensions1.73 x 17.5 x 17.625 inches
Physical Weight16.75 pounds

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