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by Juniper
Product Line: Juniper MX Router
Product Type: Router
Original price $0.00 - Original price $2,476.00
Original price
$0.00 - $2,476.00
Current price $2,476.00
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Product Description

The MX80-48T-AC is a Juniper router chassis equipped with 48x 1 Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 network ports and supports up to 80 Gbps system capacity with a system throughput of 160 Gbps. It features 2x AC Power Supply, 2x MIC slots, and supports a maximum of 80 1GbE and 8 10GbE connections, designed for high-density deployments in a 2-RU size with the capability to be mounted front or center. The unit operates within a temperature range of 32°-104°F (0°- 40°C), requires 100 to 240 V AC power input, and is designed for environments up to 10,000 ft (3048 m) altitude, ensuring reliable operation in diverse settings.

Key Feature for the MX80-48T-AC

  • What is the system capacity of the 48x 1GB RJ-45 AC Router Chassis?
    The system capacity of the router chassis is 80 Gbps.
  • How many network ports does the AC chassis have?
    The AC chassis features 48x 1 Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 network ports.
  • What type of power supplies are included with the router chassis?
    The router chassis includes 2x AC Power Supply.
  • Can you specify the dimensions of the AC chassis?
    The dimensions are 17.5 x 3.5 x 23.46 inches (44.5 x 8.9 x 59.6 cm).
  • What is the maximum 10GbE supported by the router chassis?
    The maximum 10GbE supported is 8.
  • How many slots does the AC chassis have, and what are their types?
    It has 4 fixed 10GbE slots and 3 MIC slots.
  • What is the typical power draw for the router chassis?
    The typical power draw is 365 W.
  • What are the operating temperature range and humidity for the AC chassis?
    The operating temperature range is 32°-104°F (0°- 40°C) and the humidity is 5% to 90%.
  • What default memory does the router chassis come with?
    It comes with 8 MB boot flash, 4 GB on NAND flash storage, and 2 GB of DDR2 RAM.
  • How many systems per rack can the AC chassis support?
    It can support up to 24 systems per rack.

Product Review

The Juniper MX80-48T-AC offers a solid balance of density and performance with its 48x 1 Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 ports, complemented by 2x MIC slots for expansion, making it suitable for a variety of network environments. However, its system capacity is limited to 80 Gbps, potentially restricting its application in high-throughput scenarios. Additionally, the unit's power consumption, at a typical draw of 365W, and its side-to-side airflow design may necessitate careful consideration in environments with strict power efficiency and cooling requirements.


The Juniper MX80-48T-AC is a high-capacity router chassis designed for efficient network infrastructure setup and management. This model comes with a 48x 1GB RJ-45 AC Router Chassis, making it suitable for a wide range of networking tasks. The device features 48 1 Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 network ports, providing ample connectivity options for various network configurations. Additionally, it includes two Modular Interface Card (MIC) slots that offer flexibility for network expansion and customization according to specific requirements. The router is equipped with dual AC power supplies, ensuring reliable operation and network stability. With a system capacity of 80 Gbps, it can handle significant data throughput, making it ideal for high-demand environments. The Juniper MX80-48T-AC supports up to 80 1GbE ports or 8 10GbE ports, highlighting its versatility in handling different network speeds. It comes with a standard rack mount kit, occupying a 2-RU space and allowing up to 24 systems per rack, optimizing space utilization in data centers. Other key hardware specifications include: - Four fixed 10GbE and three MIC slots for enhanced connectivity and network services. - Per slot capacity of 20 Gbps and a system throughput of 160 Gbps, indicating high performance. - Front or center mounting options, providing flexibility in installation according to different rack configurations. The dimensions of the device are 17.5 x 3.5 x 23.46 inches (44.5 x 8.9 x 59.6 cm), and it weighs 30 lb (13.7 kg) when fully loaded. This compact size and weight make it manageable for installation and maintenance. The router is designed with 8 MB boot flash, 4 GB NAND flash storage, and 2 GB of DDR2 RAM, ensuring efficient processing and storage capabilities. Key components such as power supplies and fans are included, ensuring the device operates effectively under various conditions. It supports a power input range of 100 to 240 V AC and has a typical power draw of 365 W, indicating efficient power consumption. The MX80-48T-AC is designed with side-to-side air flow, promoting adequate cooling and reliable performance under extended operation. Operating conditions for the router are within a temperature range of 32°-104°F (0°- 40°C) and a humidity range of 5% to 90%, ensuring durability and reliability in a wide range of environments. It can operate at altitudes up to 10,000 ft (3048 m), providing flexibility for deployment in various geographical locations. In summary, the Juniper MX80-48T-AC is a versatile and high-capacity router chassis that offers: -
  • 48 1 Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 network ports for comprehensive connectivity.
  • Dual AC power supplies for reliable operation.
  • Flexible mounting options and efficient power consumption.
This device is suitable for organizations looking to build or upgrade their network infrastructure with a reliable, high-performance router.


Part NumberJuniper MX80-48T-AC
TypeAC Router Chassis with 48 1GB RJ-45 Ports
Network Interfaces48 x 1GbE RJ-45 Ports
Expansion Slots2 MIC Slots for Expansion
Power ConfigurationDual AC Supplies
Total Switching Capacity80 Gbps
Form Factor2-RU with Rack Mounting Kit Included
Maximum Units per Rack24
Connectivity Options4 Fixed 10GbE Ports and 3 Expandable MIC Slots
Bandwidth per Slot20 Gbps
Aggregate Throughput160 Gbps
1GbE Port CapacityUp to 80 Ports
10GbE Port CapacityUp to 8 Ports
Mounting OrientationFront or Center Rack Mountable
Dimensions17.5 x 3.5 x 23.46 inches (44.5 x 8.9 x 59.6 cm)
Weight (Max)30 pounds (13.7 kg)
Memory Configuration8MB Boot Flash, 4GB NAND Flash, 2GB DDR2 RAM
Included ComponentsPower Supplies, Fans
AC Input Voltage Range100 to 240 VAC
Typical Power Consumption365 Watts
Cooling MechanismSide-to-Side Airflow
Operating Temperature Range32° to 104°F (0° to 40°C)
Humidity Tolerance5% to 90% Non-Condensing
Maximum Operating Altitude10,000 feet (3048 meters)

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