Skip to content


by Cisco
Product Line: Cisco Meraki 120 Series
Product Type: Cloud Managed Switch
Sold out
Original price $0.00 - Original price $0.00
Original price
$0.00 - $0.00
Current price $0.00
Title: Surplus

Orders typically ship within 1-3 Business days, if you need an item to ship sooner please contact us.

Product Description

The MS120-48FP-HW Cisco switch features 48 1GbE RJ-45 ports and 4 1GbE SFP ports, providing versatile connectivity options. It supports Power over Ethernet (PoE/PoE+) with a total power budget of 740 W and has a switching capacity of 104 Gbps. This switch also includes a dedicated management interface, supports DHCP snooping, 802.1q VLAN tagging, automatic firmware upgrades, and IPv4/6 ACLs, making it suitable for various networking needs.

FAQs for the MS120-48FP-HW

  • What is the total number of 1GbE RJ-45 and SFP ports available on this switch?
    The switch has 48 1GbE RJ-45 ports and 4 1GbE SFP ports.
  • Does the switch feature a dedicated management interface?
    Yes, it has a dedicated management interface.
  • What Power over Ethernet capabilities does the switch provide?
    The switch supports PoE/PoE+ with a total power budget of 740 W.
  • What is the switching capacity of the switch?
    The switching capacity is 104 Gbps.
  • Can the switch be mounted in a rack?
    Yes, it is designed for 1 RU rack mounting.
  • What are the physical dimensions and weight of the switch?
    The switch measures 1.73 in. in height, 17.32 in. in width, 13.4 in. in depth, and weighs 12.70 lbs.
  • What is the power consumption under idle and maximum load?
    Under idle load, the power consumption is 37 W, and under maximum load, it is 908 W.
  • What are the operating temperature and humidity ranges for the switch?
    The operating temperature range is 0 °C to 45 °C, and the humidity range is 5% to 95%.
  • Does the switch support DHCP snooping and 802.1q VLAN tagging?
    Yes, it supports both DHCP snooping and 802.1q VLAN tagging.
  • Is the switch capable of automatic firmware upgrades and does it support IPv4/6 ACL?
    Yes, it supports automatic firmware upgrades and IPv4/6 Access Control List (ACL) support.

Product Review

The Cisco MS120-48FP-HW offers a solid foundation for network infrastructure with its 48 1GbE RJ-45 ports and 4 1GbE SFP ports, supporting a variety of connections and uplink options. With 740W of power for PoE/PoE+ capabilities and a switching capacity of 104 Gbps, it meets the needs of power-demanding devices and high-volume traffic. However, its fixed internal power supply and maximum operating temperature of 45 °C could limit flexibility and performance in varied or extreme environments.


The Cisco MS120-48FP-HW is a network switch designed to cater to various enterprise networking needs. It is equipped with 48 1GbE RJ-45 ports and four 1GbE SFP ports, enhancing connectivity and network flexibility. This switch supports both Power over Ethernet (PoE) and PoE+, with a total power budget of 740 W, allowing devices such as IP phones, wireless access points, and surveillance cameras to be powered directly through the network cables, which simplifies the network infrastructure by reducing the need for additional power supplies. With a switching capacity of 104 Gbps, the Cisco MS120-48FP-HW efficiently handles data traffic to support the demands of medium to large-sized networks. The switch features a fixed internal power supply and is designed to be mounted in a 1 Rack Unit (RU) space, making it space-efficient for any server room or network closet. Its dimensions are 1.73 inches in height, 17.32 inches in width, and 13.4 inches in depth, with a weight of 12.70 lbs, making it compact yet powerful for its size. This switch is engineered to be energy efficient, with an idle power load of 37 W and a maximum power load of 908 W, ensuring that it delivers optimal performance while keeping power consumption in check. It operates within a temperature range of 0 °C to 45 °C and can withstand humidity levels from 5% to 95%, ensuring reliability in a variety of environmental conditions. Key features include: - Dedicated Management Interface: This allows for easy and secure management of the switch. - Automatic Firmware Upgrades: The switch automatically receives and installs firmware updates, ensuring that it is always up to date with the latest features and security patches. - IPv4/6 Access Control List (ACL) Support: This feature enhances network security by allowing or denying traffic based on IP addresses. The Cisco MS120-48FP-HW also supports DHCP Snooping, 802.1q VLAN Tagging, and has LEDs for power, switch ports, and management interface, providing visual indicators for monitoring the switch's status and activity. The RJ-45 ports support speeds of 10/100/1000 Mbps, accommodating a wide range of devices and network speeds. Security features such as IPv4/6 ACL support enable the switch to filter and control access, preventing unauthorized access and ensuring data integrity. The switch's support for automatic firmware upgrades is a significant advantage, as it ensures that the device remains secure and operates efficiently with the latest software enhancements and security updates. In conclusion, the Cisco MS120-48FP-HW is a versatile and efficient networking switch that meets the requirements of modern enterprise networks. Its combination of high port density, PoE capabilities, and advanced security and management features make it an ideal choice for organizations looking to build reliable, high-performance networks.


Part Number and Creator Cisco MS120-48FP-HW
Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 Ports Count 48
Gigabit SFP Slots Quantity 4
Exclusive Management Port Yes
Support for PoE/PoE+ Standards Yes, up to 740 Watts
Switch Fabric Capacity 104 Gigabits per second
Nature of Power Supply Built-in
Rack Unit Size 1U
Unit Height 1.73 inches
Unit Width 17.32 inches
Unit Depth 13.4 inches
Total Weight 12.70 pounds
Power Consumption at Rest 37 Watts
Peak Power Demand 908 Watts
Lowest Working Temperature 0 degrees Celsius
Highest Working Temperature 45 degrees Celsius
Minimal Humidity Threshold 5%
Maximal Humidity Threshold 95%
Indicator LEDs Power, Port Status, Management Connectivity
Network Speed per RJ-45 Port 10/100/1000 Megabits per second
Protection against DHCP Misuse Yes
VLAN Support via 802.1q Yes
Policy for Firmware Updates Automatic
IPv4/IPv6 ACL Handling Yes

Compare products

{"one"=>"Select 2 or 3 items to compare", "other"=>"{{ count }} of 3 items selected"}

Select first item to compare

Select second item to compare

Select third item to compare