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8-Port Gigabit Ethernet Home/Office Switch


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Ideal for Home/Small Office Networks

The NETGEAR Home/Office Ethernet Unmanaged Switches provide easy and affordable network connectivity to home and small/home offices

  • Gigabit Ethernet switches connect multiple devices, delivering speeds up to 10x faster than Fast Ethernet
  • Plug-and-play technology
  • Single color LEDs monitor link and activity
  • Supports Fast and Gigabit Ethernet devices with automatic speed-sensing and AutoUplink™ technology
  • Supports Windows® and Macintosh® platforms
  • With its distinctive reflective surface, the GS605 and GS608 blend seamlessly into any environment
  • Instant Internet connectivity
  • Stylish design
  • Reliable performance
  • Wall mountable


Technical Specifications
Models: GS605 GS608
10/100/1000 Mbps Ports 5 8
Enclosure Plastic Plastic
Connector Type Plastic Plastic
Bandwidth 10 Gbps 16 Gbps
Max MAC entries 8K 4K
Buffer Memory 1Mbit 1.5Mbit
Jumbo Frames 9216 bytes 9216 bytes
Energy Efficiency
Energy Efficient Ethernet (IEEE 802.3az) Yes Yes
Auto Power Down Yes Yes
Short Cable Detection Yes Yes
DC Input 5V/0.7A 12V/0.5A
Power Consumption (Max and Standby) 2.34W/0.45W 3.52W/0.57W
Power On/Off Switch - Yes
Heat Dissipation (Max and Standby 7.99 BTU/1.53 BTU 12.01 BTU/1.95 BTU
Other Features
Port LED Power, Link/Activity Power, Link/Activity
Address Table Size 2K 8K
Physical Specifications
Width x Depth x Height 118 x 73 x 30 mm 165 x 93 x 30 mm
Weight 0.09 kg 0.16 kg
Environmental Specifications
Operating Temperature 0° C to 40° C
Storage Temperature –20° C to 70° C
Operating Humidity 90% maximum relative humidity, non-condensing
Storage Humidity 5% to 95% relative humidity
  • IEEE 802.3i 10BASE-T Ethernet
  • IEEE 802.3u 100BASE-TX Fast Ethernet
  • IEEE 802.3ab 1000BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet†
  • IEEE 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet
  • Honors IEEE 802.1p and DSCP priority tags
  • Jumbo Frame Support (up to 9216 bytes)

*This product comes with a limited warranty that is valid only if purchased from a NETGEAR authorized reseller, and covers unmodified hardware, fans and internal power supplies – not software or external power supplies, and requires product registration at within 90 days of purchase; see for details. Intended for indoor use only.


Small Office/Home Office Network Diagram

Small Office/Home Office Network Diagram


Download the NETGEAR GS608 Datasheet (PDF).

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