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.
8-Port 10/100 Fast Ethernet Switch
Media Type Supported
Total Number of Network Ports
Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports
Port/Expansion Slot Details
8 x Fast Ethernet Network
Twisted Pair Cable Standard
Certifications & Standards
CE mark, commercial
FCC Part 15, Class B
EN 55 022 (CISPR 22)Class B
EN 55 024
TUV (EN 60950
IEEE 802.3i 10BASE-T
IEEE 802.3u 100BASE-TX
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 rate
Forwarding modes: Store-and-forward
Network latency: Less than 20 microseconds for 64-byte frames for 100 Mbps to 100 Mbps transmission