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Product Line: Cisco WSC385024XUL
Product Type: Switch
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Product Description

The WS-C3850-24XU-L is a Cisco network switch featuring 24 ports that support multiple speeds, including 100Mbps, 1Gbps, 2.5Gbps, 5Gbps, and 10Gbps UPOE, suitable for a variety of deployment scenarios. It is designed with a 1 RU form factor, equipped with a 1100 WAC power supply, and boasts a forwarding rate of 500 Mpps to efficiently manage network traffic. This device is compatible with a range of network modules (C3850-NM-4-1G, C3850-NM-2-10G, C3850-NM-4-10G, C3850-NM-8-10G, C3850-NM-2-40G) and is designed for stackable deployment, enhancing network flexibility and scalability.

Key Feature for the WSC385024XUL

  • What is the form factor of this network switch?
    The form factor is 1 RU.
  • How many ports does the switch support?
    It supports 24 ports.
  • What types of network modules can be used with this switch?
    Supporting network modules include C3850-NM-4-1G, C3850-NM-2-10G, C3850-NM-4-10G, C3850-NM-8-10G, and C3850-NM-2-40G.
  • What is the forwarding rate of the switch?
    The forwarding rate is 500 Mpps.
  • Can this switch be stacked with other units?
    Yes, it is stackable.
  • What power supply does the switch require?
    It requires a 1100 WAC power supply.
  • What is the operating temperature range for this device?
    The operating temperature ranges from -5 °C to 45 °C.
  • What is the MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures) for this switch?
    The MTBF is 203,150 hours.
  • Is the switch RoHS compliant?
    Yes, it complies with RoHS-5.
  • What safety certifications does the switch have?
    Safety certifications include UL 60950-1 Second Edition, CAN/CSA-C22.2 No. 60950-1 Second Edition, EN 60950-1 Second Edition, and IEC 60950-1 Second Edition.

Product Review

The Cisco WS-C3850-24XU-L switch offers versatile port speeds ranging from 100Mbps to 10Gbps with UPOE, accommodating a variety of network demands and power needs. Its support for multiple network modules (C3850-NM-4-1G, C3850-NM-2-10G, C3850-NM-4-10G, C3850-NM-8-10G, C3850-NM-2-40G) enhances scalability and flexibility for network expansion. However, the LAN Base feature set may limit advanced network features and services, potentially necessitating an upgrade for more complex network requirements.


The Cisco WS-C3850-24XU-L is a cutting-edge networking device equipped with 24 ports that support multiple speeds, including 100Mbps and 1/2.5/5/10 Gbps, utilizing the UPOE (Universal Power Over Ethernet) feature. This capability ensures versatile connectivity options for a wide range of devices and applications, enhancing network flexibility and efficiency. The device operates on a LAN Base feature set, tailored to meet the requirements of modern enterprise networks by providing essential layer 2 and basic layer 3 networking features. Powering the device is an 1100 WAC power supply, ensuring sufficient power delivery for the unit and connected devices, even under heavy load conditions. Its design is optimized for efficient space utilization, with a 1 Rack Unit (RU) form factor, providing a compact solution for data centers and network closets where space is at a premium. Furthermore, the Cisco WS-C3850-24XU-L is designed to be stackable, allowing for the seamless integration of multiple units to create a unified, high-capacity networking environment. Compatibility with a variety of network modules, including C3850-NM-4-1G, C3850-NM-2-10G, C3850-NM-4-10G, C3850-NM-8-10G, and C3850-NM-2-40G, adds to the device's flexibility, facilitating easy expansion or adaptation of network infrastructure to meet evolving demands. This feature ensures that the network can grow in capability without the need for complete system overhauls, protecting investments over time. Key performance metrics of the Cisco WS-C3850-24XU-L include a forwarding rate of 500 Mpps, enabling the rapid handling of data packets, which minimizes latency and enhances the user experience for networked applications. The device dimensions are 1.75 x 17.5 x 19.2 inches, and it weighs 17.6 lbs, striking a balance between physical robustness and compactness.
  • MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures) is rated at 203,150 hours, indicating reliable long-term operation.
  • The operating temperature range is from -5 °C to 45 °C, with the ability to function at altitudes up to 5000 ft with AC power supply and up to 6000 ft with DC power supply, ensuring versatility in deployment across various environmental conditions.
  • Compliance with RoHS-5 and safety certifications such as UL 60950-1 and EN 60950-1, among others, underscores the device's adherence to industry standards for environmental and operational safety.
Additional specifications include a minimum relative humidity of 10% (noncondensing) and a maximum of 95% (noncondensing), along with minimum and maximum storage temperatures of -40 °C and 70 °C, respectively. The device can withstand storage altitudes up to 15,000 ft and is designed to operate within specific vibration and noise parameters, with operating vibration at 0.41 g from 3 to 500 Hz and non-operating vibration at 1.12 g from 3 to 500 Hz. Noise specifications are rated at 44 dBA at 30 °C, ensuring a relatively quiet operation suitable for office environments. In summary, the Cisco WS-C3850-24XU-L presents a comprehensive solution for enterprise networking, combining high-speed connectivity, flexibility, and reliability into a compact, efficiently designed unit.


Item NumberCisco WS-C3850-24XU-L
Total Ports24
Port Speeds100Mbps, 1Gbps, 2.5Gbps, 5Gbps, 10Gbps UPOE
Software EditionLAN Base
Power Capacity1100 WAC
Device Size1 Rack Unit (RU)
Can Be StackedYes
Compatible Network ModulesC3850-NM-4-1G, C3850-NM-2-10G, C3850-NM-4-10G, C3850-NM-8-10G, C3850-NM-2-40G
Data Processing Speed500 million packets per second (Mpps)
Dimensions (H x W x D)1.75 x 17.5 x 19.2 inches
Unit Weight17.6 pounds
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)203,150 hours
Lowest Operating Temperature-5 °C
Highest Operating Temperature45 °C
Max Altitude with AC Supply5000 feet
Max Altitude with DC Supply6000 feet
Operational Humidity Range (Min)10% (Non-condensing)
Operational Humidity Range (Max)95% (Non-condensing)
Lowest Storage Temperature-40 °C
Highest Storage Temperature70 °C
Max Storage Altitude15,000 feet
Vibration During Operation0.41 g (3 to 500 Hz)
Vibration When Not Operating1.12 g (3 to 500 Hz)
Audible Noise Levels44 dBA at 30 °C
Compliance with RoHSRoHS-5
Approved Safety StandardsUL 60950-1, CAN/CSA-C22.2 No. 60950-1, EN 60950-1, IEC 60950-1 (all Second Edition)

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