Skip to content


by Cisco
Product Line: Cisco Catalyst 3650 Series
Product Type: Access-Layer 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 WS-C3650-12X48UR-L is a standalone Cisco switch with optional stacking, featuring 48 ports, including 36 10/100/1000 Ethernet ports and 12 multi-gigabit Ethernet ports supporting up to 10 Gbps. It provides a switching capacity of 472 Gbps and a stacking bandwidth of 160 Gbps, equipped with 8x10G uplink ports and powered by a 1100 WAC power supply, all in a 1 RU form factor. The device supports 32,000 MAC addresses, 24,000 IPv4 routes, and up to 1000 wireless clients per switch/stack, with a forwarding rate of 351.19 Mpps and an MTBF of 201,680 hours.

FAQs for the WS-C3650-12X48UR-L

  • What is the switching capacity of the switch?
    The switching capacity is 472 Gbps.
  • How many 10/100/1000 Ethernet ports does the switch have?
    There are 36 10/100/1000 Ethernet ports.
  • Can you stack this switch, and if so, what is the stacking bandwidth?
    Yes, the switch is standalone with optional stacking, and the stacking bandwidth is 160 Gbps.
  • What is the power supply specification?
    The power supply is rated at 1100 WAC.
  • How many uplink ports are available on this switch?
    There are 8x10G uplink ports.
  • What is the total number of MAC addresses supported?
    The switch supports 32,000 MAC addresses.
  • What feature set is included with the switch?
    The switch includes the LAN Base feature set.
  • How many VLAN IDs can this switch support?
    This switch can support up to 4094 VLAN IDs.
  • What is the maximum number of access points per switch or stack?
    The maximum number of access points per switch or stack is 25.
  • What are the wireless bandwidth capabilities of the switch?
    The wireless bandwidth per switch can reach up to 40 Gbps.

Product Review

The Cisco WS-C3650-12X48UR-L offers a significant switching capacity of 472 Gbps and a forwarding rate of 351.19 Mpps, catering efficiently to high-demand environments. However, the LAN Base feature set might limit advanced network features and scalability for some enterprise needs. Its ability to support up to 25 access points and 1000 wireless clients per switch, along with a high-density mix of up to 48 Ethernet ports, including 12 multi-gigabit ports, makes it well-suited for medium to large-scale operations requiring substantial wireless integration.


The Cisco WS-C3650-12X48UR-L is a versatile and efficient networking solution designed for a variety of business applications. This model combines both standalone and optional stacking capabilities, making it adaptable for network expansion or consolidation. It is housed in a compact 1 rack unit (RU) form factor, optimizing space in data centers and network closets. This switch offers a total of 48 ports, comprising 36 ports of 10/100/1000 Ethernet connectivity for standard networking needs and an additional 12 ports that support 100Mbps/1/2.5/5/10 Gbps Ethernet for high-speed data transfer requirements. This configuration ensures flexibility in connecting a wide range of devices with varying bandwidth demands. For uplink capabilities, the WS-C3650-12X48UR-L is equipped with 8x10G ports, facilitating high-speed connections to other network devices or aggregation points. The power supply is rated at 1100 WAC, providing sufficient power for the switch and its connected devices, even under heavy load. Key hardware specifications include: - Switching Capacity: 472 Gbps, allowing for efficient handling of network traffic and preventing bottlenecks. - Stacking Bandwidth: 160 Gbps, which enhances performance and reliability through physical stacking of multiple switches. - Power Supply: 1100 WAC, ensuring reliable power for the switch and its operations. The switch supports up to 32,000 MAC addresses and 24,000 IPv4 routes, offering scalability for growing network demands. Furthermore, it is capable of handling 48,000 Flexible NetFlow (FNF) entries, providing comprehensive visibility into network traffic for improved monitoring and security. With 4 GB of DRAM and 4 GB of flash memory, the WS-C3650-12X48UR-L delivers robust performance and sufficient storage for the system software and configuration files. It supports up to 4094 VLAN IDs and 1000 switched virtual interfaces (SVIs), enabling extensive network segmentation and efficient traffic management. For networks requiring large data packets, the switch supports jumbo frames up to 9198 bytes, facilitating efficient data transfer across the network. The ability to handle up to 208 routed ports per stack, connect 25 access points per switch or stack, and manage up to 1000 wireless clients per switch or stack, makes this model highly suitable for environments with dense wireless device usage. The wireless bandwidth per switch can reach up to 40 Gbps, ensuring high-performance connectivity for wireless networks. Additionally, it supports up to 64 WLANs per switch, providing flexibility in deploying and managing wireless networks. The forwarding rate of 351.19 Mpps (million packets per second) ensures high-speed data processing, maintaining optimal performance under varying network loads. The mean time between failures (MTBF) is rated at 201,680 hours, indicating a reliable hardware platform for critical network operations. In conclusion, the Cisco WS-C3650-12X48UR-L offers a comprehensive set of features and capabilities, making it an ideal choice for businesses seeking a scalable, high-performance networking solution. Its advanced hardware specifications ensure it can meet the demands of diverse networking environments, from small businesses to large enterprises.


Part Number and ManufacturerCisco WS-C3650-12X48UR-L
ConfigurationStandalone, Stackable Option Available
Total Ports48
Gigabit Ethernet Ports36
Multi-Gigabit Ethernet Ports12 (100Mbps/1/2.5/5/10 Gbps)
Uplink Interfaces8 x 10G
Power Supply Rating1100 WAC
Form Factor1 Rack Unit
Operating SystemLAN Base
Switch Capacity472 Gbps
Maximum 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 Interfaces (SVIs)1000
Maximum Jumbo Frame Size9198 Bytes
Max Routed Ports per Stack208
Maximum APs per Unit/Stack25
Max Wireless Clients per Unit/Stack1000
Wireless LANs Supported64
Wireless Throughput per UnitUp to 40 Gbps
Data Processing Rate351.19 Mpps
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)201,680 Hours

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