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Product Line: Cisco Catalyst 3650 Series
Product Type: Access-Layer Switch
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Product Description

The WS-C3650-12X48UZ-S Cisco switch features a switching capacity of 472 Gbps and supports 48 ports, including 36 10/100/1000 Ethernet ports and 12 100Mbps/1/2.5/5/10 Gbps Ethernet ports, alongside 2x40G uplink ports. It offers a stacking bandwidth of 160 Gbps, a power supply of 1100 WAC, and operates efficiently within a 1 RU form factor. Designed for extensive connectivity, it supports up to 32,000 MAC addresses, 24,000 IPv4 routes, and delivers a forwarding rate of 351.19 Mpps, with a DRAM of 4 GB and Flash Memory of 4 GB.

FAQs for the WS-C3650-12X48UZ-S

  • What is the total number of ports available on this switch?
    This switch features a total of 48 ports.
  • How many Ethernet ports support speeds of 100Mbps to 10 Gbps?
    There are 12 Ethernet ports that support speeds ranging from 100Mbps to 10 Gbps.
  • What type of uplink ports does the switch include?
    The switch includes 2x40G uplink ports.
  • Can you detail the power supply specifications?
    The power supply is rated at 1100 WAC.
  • What is the rack unit height of this device?
    The device has a rack unit height of 1 RU.
  • Which feature set is available on this switch?
    The switch comes with the IP Base feature set.
  • What is the switching capacity?
    The switching capacity is 472 Gbps.
  • How many MAC addresses does the switch support?
    It supports up to 32,000 MAC addresses.
  • What is the maximum number of IPv4 routes available?
    The maximum number of IPv4 routes available is 24,000.
  • Can you specify the DRAM and Flash Memory capacity?
    Both DRAM and Flash Memory have a capacity of 4 GB each.

Product Review

The Cisco WS-C3650-12X48UZ-S offers a comprehensive feature set with a switching capacity of 472 Gbps and a forwarding rate of 351.19 Mpps, catering to high-performance networking needs. However, its reliance on an IP Base feature set may limit advanced routing capabilities, necessitating an upgrade for complex network configurations. Additionally, while the switch supports up to 25 access points and 1000 wireless clients per switch/stack, enhancing wireless integration, the initial cost and potential for additional licensing fees could be a consideration for budget-sensitive deployments.


The Cisco WS-C3650-12X48UZ-S is a versatile and efficient networking switch designed to cater to a wide range of networking needs. This device combines both high-density access and high-speed connectivity options, making it suitable for various applications, from small businesses to large enterprises requiring advanced features and scalability. This model operates as a standalone unit but offers optional stacking, enabling users to increase their network capacity and simplify management without significant infrastructure changes. It features a total of 48 ports, including 36 ports that support 10/100/1000 Ethernet connections, providing flexibility for connecting a variety of devices. Additionally, it has 12 ports that support multi-gigabit Ethernet speeds (100Mbps/1/2.5/5/10 Gbps), catering to high-bandwidth devices and applications. For uplink connections, the switch is equipped with two 40G ports, facilitating high-speed data transfer and connectivity to other network segments or backbone networks. The power supply is a 1100 WAC unit, ensuring sufficient power for the switch and connected devices, even in demanding situations. With a 1 rack unit (RU) form factor, the Cisco WS-C3650-12X48UZ-S is compact and can be easily integrated into existing rack setups, optimizing space without compromising performance. The switch comes with the IP Base feature set, offering essential networking features required for a variety of applications. - Switching capacity of 472 Gbps and a stacking bandwidth of 160 Gbps ensure efficient data processing and transfer rates. - Supports up to 32,000 MAC addresses and 24,000 IPv4 routes, facilitating extensive device connectivity and routing capabilities. - Forwarding rate of 351.19 Mpps provides rapid data packet processing, enhancing network performance. The device also boasts a comprehensive feature set, including a DRAM of 4 GB and flash memory of 4 GB, providing ample storage for the operating system, applications, and configurations. It supports up to 4094 VLAN IDs and 1000 switched virtual interfaces (SVIs), allowing for extensive network segmentation and efficient traffic management. For networks with a focus on wireless connectivity, the Cisco WS-C3650-12X48UZ-S can support up to 25 access points per switch or stack and manage up to 1000 wireless clients, ensuring robust wireless network performance. It supports up to 64 WLANs per switch and offers up to 40 Gbps wireless bandwidth, accommodating high-density wireless environments. The switch's support for jumbo frames up to 9198 bytes enhances data transfer efficiency for large data packets, while the capability to handle up to 48,000 Flexible NetFlow (FNF) entries allows for detailed network traffic analysis and monitoring. Designed for reliability, the Cisco WS-C3650-12X48UZ-S boasts a mean time between failures (MTBF) of 203,190 hours, ensuring long-term operational stability. With a comprehensive set of features and high flexibility, this switch is suitable for organizations looking to build or expand their networking infrastructure with a focus on scalability, performance, and reliability.


Part Number WS-C3650-12X48UZ-S
Manufacturer Cisco
Configuration Type Standalone, Stackable Option Available
Total Ports 48
Gigabit Ethernet Ports Count 36
Multi-Gig Ethernet Ports Count 12 (100Mbps to 10Gbps)
Uplink Interface Dual 40G
Power Output 1100 Watts AC
Size (Rack Units) 1
Software Edition IP Base
Switching Capability 472 Gbps
Stacking Throughput 160 Gbps
MAC Address Table Size 32,000 Entries
IPv4 Routing Entries 24,000
Flexible NetFlow Entries 48,000
System Memory 4GB DRAM
Storage Memory 4GB Flash
VLAN Support Up to 4094 IDs
Switched Virtual Interfaces Up to 1000
Maximum Frame Size 9198 Bytes
Routed Interfaces per Group 208
Max Access Points 25 per Switch/Stack
Max Wireless Clients 1000 per Switch/Stack
Supported WLANs 64
Wireless Throughput Maximum 40 Gbps
Packet Forwarding Rate 351.19 Million Packets per Second (Mpps)
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) 203,190 Hours

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