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Netgear GS608 8-port Gigabit Switch

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  • 8-port 10/100/1000Mbps
  • Sleek desktop design
  • High-Capacity

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Manufacturer ID: GS608UK

Netgear GS608 8-port Gigabit Switch Product Description

Award Winning Netgear GS608 8 Port 10/100/1000 Gigabit Switch

Netgear's FS608 10/100/1000 Mbps Gigabit Switch gives your home/office network a megaboost of speed and capacity. Its 8 ports can blast 2000 Mbps per port of data throughput in full-duplex mode. Ideal for combining 10, 100, and 1000 Mbps devices, this unmanaged, rack-mountable switch features 10/100/1000 automatic speed and full/half-duplex sensing plus Auto Uplink™ on every port. Users can take advantage of the Netgear FS608's ability to deliver large amounts of multimedia, image, and video information in no time at all.
Plenty of bandwidth for all users, with 8 switched 10/100/1000 ports for PCs, servers, or switches.
Each port is equipped with automatic speed and duplex sensing, plus Auto Uplink to adjust for straight-through or crossover cables and make the right link.
Shoots data across your network at speeds of up to 2000 Mbps per port.
Easy to set up and easy to use, this unmanaged switch features integrated LEDs on every port for effortless network monitoring.
Physical Specifications

  • Dimensions (h x w x d): 1.1 x 5.8 x 3.8 in (28.6 x 147 x 95.7 mm)
  • Weight: 0.63 lbs (0.28 kg)

Network Ports

  • 8 auto-speed-sensing UTP ports

Forwarding Mode

  • Store-and-Forward


  • Bandwidth: 10 Gbps (non-blocking)
  • Forward Rate (10 Mbps port): 14,800 packets/sec
  • Forward Rate (100 Mbps port): 148,000 packets/sec
  • Forward Rate (1000 Mbps port): 1,488,000 packets/sec
  • Latency (100 to 100 Mbps): 20 ms (max)
  • Latency (1000 to 1000 Mbps): 10 ms (max)
  • Packet Buffer Memory: 128 KB Embedded
  • MAC address database: 4,000

Status LEDs

  • Power, Link, Speed, and Activity indicators for each port

Power Adapter

  • 12W, 12 VDC, 1A; plug is localized to country of sale

Standards Compliance

  • IEEE 802.3i 10BASE-T Ethernet
  • IEEE 802.3u 100BASE-TX Fast Ethernet
  • IEEE 802.3ab 1000BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet
  • Honors IEEE 802.1p priority tags
  • Jumbo Frame Support (9,000)

Safety Agency Approvals for Power Adapter

  • C-Tick, CE Mark


  • FCC Class A and VCCI Class A

Environmental Specifications

  • Operating Temperature: 32 to 104º F (0 to 40º C)
  • Operating Humidity: 10 to 90% noncondensing

Please note: networking components such as switches, routers and wireless devices require that speeds & standards be consistent throughout the network to gain optimum performance. To avoid compatibility clashes or for advice, please contact us on solutions@ebuyer.com.

Netgear GS608 8-port Gigabit Switch Product Reviews

Technical Specifications

Expansion / Connectivity

Interfaces 8 x 1000Base-T - RJ-45


Power Device External power adapter
Power Consumption Operational 14.4 Watt


MTBF 87,600 hours
Width 3.1 cm
Depth 17.7 cm
Height 11.7 cm
Weight 310 g
Included Accessories Vertical stand
Compliant Standards FCC Class A certified, C-Tick, cUL, VCCI Class A ITE, UL 60950
Localisation English / United Kingdom


Interfaces Gigabit Ethernet
Device Type Switch - 8 ports - unmanaged
Enclosure Type Desktop
Subtype Gigabit Ethernet
Ports 8 x 10/100/1000
MAC Address Table Size 4K entries
Features Flow control, full duplex capability, auto-sensing per device, auto-negotiation, auto-uplink (auto MDI/MDI-X), store and forward
Compliant Standards IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3i, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.1p, IEEE 802.3x
Status Indicators Link activity, port transmission speed, power, link OK

Dimensions & Weight

Width 3.1 cm
Depth 17.7 cm
Height 11.7 cm
Weight 310 g

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support 1 year warranty
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 1 year

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature 0 °C
Max Operating Temperature 50 °C
Humidity Range Operating 10 - 90%

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