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Cisco Catalyst WS-C3850-48XS-S 48 Port 10G Fiber Switch IP Base

Cisco Catalyst WS-C3850-48XS-S 48 Port 10G Fiber Switch IP Base

Product SKU: WS-C3850-48XS-S
Regular price
RRP £22,114.00
Sale price
£12,375.00 (excl. VAT)
Sale price
£14,850.00 (incl. VAT)
Save £9,739.00

This is an advanced enterprise-class, stackable, access layer switch. It provides full convergence between wired and wireless networks on a single platform.

The digital transformation: Converged wired and wireless access and aggregation

The promise of digital for your business is all about innovating more quickly while reducing risk, cost, and complexity. It will be your network that forms the foundation of your business’s transformation.

But supporting your digital organization will require your network to move beyond just connectivity to be a platform for insights, automation, and security.

This is the power of the Cisco® Digital Network Architecture (Cisco DNA™).

Cisco DNA is a monumental shift on how to design and build networks. The Cisco Catalyst® 3850 Series, as part of the Cisco DNA portfolio of next-generation enterprise-class stackable Ethernet and Multigigabit Ethernet access and aggregation layer switches, securely enables time-saving virtualization, greater automation, and valuable analytics data that directly address your evolving business needs, including less cost to install and operate.

The Cisco Catalyst 3850 Series provides capabilities that ideally suited to support the convergence of wired and wireless access. The new Cisco Unified Access Data™ Plane (UADP) Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) powers the switch and enables uniform wired-wireless policy enforcement, application visibility, flexibility, and application optimization. This convergence is built on the resilience of the new and improved Cisco StackWise®-480 technology.

The Cisco Catalyst 3850 Series Switches support full IEEE 802.3at Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE+), Cisco Universal Power Over Ethernet (Cisco UPOE®), modular and field-replaceable network modules, RJ-45 and fiber-based downlink interfaces, and redundant fans and power supplies.

Management features
Switch type Managed
Quality of Service (QoS) support Yes
Multicast support Yes
Ports & interfaces
SFP+ module slots quantity 48
QSFP+ module slots quantity 4
Basic switching RJ-45 Ethernet ports type None
Networking standards IEEE 802.1D,IEEE 802.1s,IEEE 802.1v,IEEE 802.1x,IEEE 802.3ad
VLAN support Yes
Spanning tree protocol Yes
Rate limiting Yes
Link aggregation Yes
IP routing Yes
IGMP snooping Yes
Data transmission
MAC address table 32000 entries
Jumbo frames support Yes
Virtual LAN features
VLAN support Yes
Multicast features
Multicast support Yes
Security algorithms 802.1x RADIUS
IGMP snooping Yes
Access Control List (ACL) Yes
Management protocols SNMP v1, SNMP v2c, SNMP v3
Safety UL 60950-1, CAN/CSA-C22.2, EN 60950-1, IEC 60950-1, GOST, NOM
Product colour Black,Grey
Stackable No
LED indicators Yes
Rack mounting Yes
Stackable No
AC input voltage 100 - 240 V
Technical details
Product colour Black,Grey
Stackable No
Rack mounting Yes
Power over Ethernet (PoE)
Power over Ethernet (PoE) No
Safety UL 60950-1, CAN/CSA-C22.2, EN 60950-1, IEC 60950-1, GOST, NOM
LED indicators Yes
Operational conditions
Storage temperature (T-T) -40 - 70 °C
Operating temperature (T-T) -5 - 45 °C
Packaging data
User guide Yes
Packaging content
User guide Yes

If you require additional items for your order including cables, modules and other accessories for your products, we are able to provide them. Simply call us on 0114 400 0038 so we can specify exactly what you need and add them to your order.

Shipping costs are calculated based on the total weight of your order. You will see the cost of shipping your order at the checkout. All orders are processed and shipped efficiently and next day delivery is often achieved. We aim to deliver all orders within 2 working days. Feel free to call us to check the likely delivery time of your order.


If you wish to return a product, please contact us in the first instance. To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. It must also be in the original packaging.

Products that are completely unopened can be returned without charge. If you have opened the packaging and box, you may be subject to a restocking fee.

If you would like more information on our shipping and returns policy, please call us on 0114 400 0038.