Manufacturer’s Description

Expand your network easily & attractively: Hang on your network will soar when it's hooked up to NETGEAR's FS608! This powerful plug-and-play switch connects at 10 or 100 Mbps and makes it easy to link as many as eight computers or peripherals to your Ethernet network. You'll experience maximum performance for 10 or 100 Mbps devices with eight ports that automatically sense the correct speed while Auto Uplink on the ports adjusts for the different types of Ethernet cables. The FS608's sleek case has lights on the front for easy monitoring. Installation into your home network couldn't be simpler and, once powered on, it begins cool and silent operation without an internal fan. Versatile: Connects up to eight computers, servers, printers, switches or any other Ethernet devices at 10 or 100 Mbps over Ethernet cables. Works with virtually any operating system (Microsoft® Windows®, Apple® Macintosh®, Linux® and more). User-Friendly: Designed specifically for home and small office users with Plug-and-Play installation, rear ports that reduce cable clutter, and front status lights for easy monitoring. Resourceful: All eight ports deliver automatic speed and duplex sensing, plus Auto Uplink adjusts for different Ethernet cable types to make the right link everytime. No connection problems from using the wrong cable. Well-Designed: Sleek, modern case combines with other NETGEAR Platinum products so you can place them on top of each other. Or you can use the included vertical stand to conserve desk space. Trust your network to NETGEAR's built-to-last reliability from using high-quality components.

The Specs

Type of Switch Ethernet Switch
Category Switches
Class Network Hardware
Network OS Support Linux|Mac OS|Microsoft Windows (Unspecified Version)
Standards IEEE 802.3i-LAN|IEEE 802.3U-LAN|IEEE 802.3x
Additional Specifications
Connectivity Media Category 5 UTP
Communication Mode Full-Duplex|Half-Duplex
Manufacturer Sku FS508NA
Port/Expansion Slot Details 8 x Fast Ethernet Network
Management/Protocols Supported (Not Specified)
Fiber - FC (Not Applicable)
Fiber - FDDI MIC (Media Interface Connector) (Not Applicable)
Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports 8
Product Model FS608
RJ-11 4-pin Modular Plug (Phone/Telco) (Not Applicable)
Width 6.9 in
General Features AC Adapter|Auto-Sensing Per Device|LED Status Indicators
Min Voltage (Not Specified)
Fiber - Biconic (Not Applicable)
Flash Power 1000 MAC Address -
UPC 606449001259
RJ-45 Twisted-Pair (Xbase-T) 8
Base Warranty 3 year(s)
AUI/DIX-DB-15 Thick-Coaxial (Xbase-5) (Not Applicable)
Fiber - ST (Straight Tip) (Not Specified)
Labor Warranty (Not Applicable)
Technical Support Phone Number 888-638-4327
Humidity 0% to 90% Non-condensing Relative Humidity Operating
Height 1.1 in
Network Status Indicators Network Speed|Port Status|Power
BNC Thin-Coaxial (Xbase-2) (Not Applicable)
Product Family Fast E
RJ-45 Station (UTP Cabled) Modular Plug (Not Applicable)
ISDN - U Interface (Not Applicable)
Fiber - VF-45 (Not Specified)
Twisted Pair Cable Standard Category 5
Technical Support URL
Fibre Channel - DB-9 FC-AL Standard 9-pin D-shell (Not Applicable)
Brand Name Netgear
Case Pack Quantity 1
Fiber - SC (Subscriber Connector) (Not Specified)
Frequency Band Performance Specifications: Frame filter and forward rates: - 14,800 frames/sec max for 10M port - 148,000 frames/sec max for 100M port - Non-blocking, wire-speed frame forward rateForwarding modes: Store-and-forwardNetwork latency: Less than 20 microseconds for 64-byte frames for 100 Mbps to 100 Mbps transmission
Installed Flash Memory (Not Applicable)
normalized-Weight 9.76
Speeds Supported 10 Mbps|100 Mbps
Depth 4.6 in
Manufacturer Retail Type (Not Specified)
ISDN - S/T Interface (Not Specified)
DB-9 Station (STP Cabled) 9-pin D-shell (Not Applicable)
Language Localization (Not Specified)
Shipping Weight 1.70 lb
Product Line ProSafe
Geographic Localization (Not Specified)
Manufacturer Description Fast Ethernet Switch FS508
Media Type Supported Twisted Pair
Parts Warranty (Not Applicable)
Installed Main Memory (Not Applicable)
Description Fast Ethernet Switch FS508 8port Switch 100BaseTX/10BaseT (8)RJ-45 Switch
Product Line Series Model FS508 8port Switch
Fiber - SMA (Not Applicable)
Fibre Channel - HSSDC (High-Speed Serial Data) (Not Applicable)
Distance Support 328 ft Category 5 UTP
Temperature -4F (-20C) to 158F (70C) Storage
Network Architecture Supported Ethernet - 100 Mbps Two-Pair (100BaseTX)|Ethernet - 10Mbps Twisted Pair (10BaseT)
IBM Data Connector (Not Applicable)
Max Voltage (Not Specified)
Power Consumption 3.70 W @ Operating
normalized-Height 27.94
Vendor NGI
Speeds Supported-Network 10 Mbps|100 Mbps|20 Mbps|2000 Mbps
Total Number of Network Ports 8
Flow Control IEEE 802.3x (Full-duplex)
Quick Glance
Interfaces 8 x RJ-45 10/100Base-TX LAN
Number of Network Ports 8
Weight 9.76 oz
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Warranty Information Lifetime

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