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Cisco Catalyst 3850 Series Switch

48 * 10/100/1000 Ethernet ports with POE+
Up to 800W per switch and 30W per port
Network SFP uplink module selection: C3850-NM-4-1G OR C3850-NM-2-10G OR C3850-NM-4-10G
Dual redundant power module and three modular fans.(optional)
LAN Base IOS image with upgrade option to IP service (L-C3850-48-L-E) or IP base (L-C3850-48-L-S)
Layer 2 switching capability with no IP routing features
Up to 9 members stacking and up to 480Gbps of stack throughput.
Up to 40G wireless bandwidth for each switch
IP base image license required for wireless controller functionality
4GB memory (DRAM) and 2GB flash

Cisco Catalyst WS-C3850-48F-L is next generation stackable enterprise level switch and integrated with 48 Ethernet POE + ports with upgradeable LAN base IOS image. WS-C3850-48F-L is designed for access layer with 255 VLANs and IEEE802.3at POE+ standard supporting. Cisco 3850 series combines both wired and wireless capability on a single platform. The LAN base IOS features support up to 255 VLANs and disable wireless controller functionality. To enable wireless controller functionality, clients need to purchase wireless license and IP base license. Power stack capacity is supported by Cisco Stackpower technology to provide power redundancy among stack members. Three network uplink modules option enhance the flexibility for customer to choose network uplink connectivity. For the stacking purpose, LAN base switches can only stack with other Catalyst 3850 Series LAN base, mix stack with IP base or IP service feature set is not supported.

WS-C3850-48F-L Specifications

Cisco catalyst 3850-48F-L  
model info:WS-C3850-48F-L 
enclosure typeRack-mountable - 1U 
Ports48 x 10/100/1000 (POE+) 
Network management Interface Ethernet management port: RJ-45 connectors, 4-pair Cat-5 UTP cabling
Management console port: RJ-45-to-DB9 cable for PC connections
Available PoE Power800W 
Switching Capacity176Gbps 
Maximum stacking number9 
Stack Bandwidth480Gbps 
Forwarding Performance130.95Mpps 
FNF entriesdisabled (IP base license required) 
Maximum VLANs IDs255 
MAC Address Table Size32K 
CPUMulticore CPU 
RAM4 G  
Flash Memory2 G 
Number of AP per switch/stack50 
Number of wireless clients per switch/stack2000 
Total number of WLANs per switch64 
Wireless bandwidth per switchup to 40Gbps 
Supported Aironet AP series3600, 3500, 2600, 1600, 1260, 1140, 1040 
Expansion / Connectivity  
Console portsUSB (Type-B), Ethernet (RJ-45) 
Expansion Slot(s)1 network module slot and 1 power redundant slot 
Network Modules C3KX-NM-4-1G: 4 x 1G uplinks network module
C3KX-NM-4-10G: 4 x 10G uplinks network module
C3KX-NM-2-10G: 2 x 10G or 4 x 1G uplinks network module
Stacking cableSTACK-T1-50CM StackWise stacking cable with a 0.5 m length
STACK-T1-1M StackWise stacking cable with a 1.0 m length
STACK-T1-3M StackWise stacking cable with a 3.0 m length
Stack Power Cable (recommended)CAB-SPWR-30CM stack power cable with a 30CM length
CAB-SPWR-150CM stack power cable with a 150CM length
Power supplyPWR-C1-1100WAC 
Power DevicePower supply - redundant - plug-in module 
Power Redundancyoptional 
Voltage range (Auto)100V-240V 
Power Consumption of standalone(in Watts)143.77 (Max)
Ethernet Technology:
  • Gigabit Ethernet
Feature Set:
  • LAN Base
Fibre Support:
  • 2
Network Technology:
Yes, POE+
Product Type:
Ethernet Switch

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