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Buffalo Technology 8-port Multi-Port Gigabit PoE Switch / Mfr. No.: Bs-Gu2008p

Buffalo Technology 8-port Multi-Port Gigabit PoE Switch / Mfr. No.: Bs-Gu2008p
Qty. Available: 10+
Item Number: buf-bsgu2008p
Vendor Number: BS-GU2008P
Vendor: Buffalo Americas - Networking
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Buffalo's BS-GUP Series of Multi-Port Gigabit PoE Switches offer an easy, cost-effective and energy-efficient way to extend your business network at gigabit speeds with convenient Power-over-Ethernet (PoE). Featuring 8 or 16 gigabit ports including 6 or 12 PoE ports and a maximum 30W or 120W PoE budget respectively, the BS-GUP series provides sufficient power for standard networked devices. Simply plug your network ready devices into one of the available Ethernet ports. Each AUTO-MDIX port automatically detects and configures the correct connection while optional jumbo frame support and full duplex operation provide maximum performance, up to 16 or 32 Gbps of total bandwidth.

The BS-GUP series features power-saving 802.3az Green Ethernet technology and an energy conservation feature that monitors the activity status of each port to reduce the total power consumed. 

Gigabit Ethernet, PoE and high power PoE, eco-minded operation, performance-minded features and a lifetime warranty make Buffalo's BS-GUP series of Multi-Port Gigabit PoE Switches a perfect network extension solution for your office.

•  Lifetime Warranty
•  8/16 gigabit Ethernet ports
•  6/12 x 802.3af PoE ports (15.4W per port)
•  30W/120W maximum PoE budget
•  802.3az Green Ethernet
•  Durable metal chassis 
•  Internal power supply 
•  Full duplex operation offers switching capacity of up to 16/32 Gbps
•  Auto-MDIX provides fast plug and play setup with any Ethernet cable
•  Automatic energy conservation feature reduces total power consumption
•  Easily mount in a rack or on a wall, or place it on a desktop

LAN Interface

Number of Ports

8 BS-GU2008P 
16 BS-GU2016P


Switching Capacity

16 Gbps BS-GU2008P
32 Gbps BS-GU2016P

Buffer Memory

512 Gbps BS-GU2008P
512 Gbps BS-GU2016P


Data Transfer Rates

10/100/1000 Mbps

Transmission Speeds

1000 Mbps (1000 BASE-T), 100 Mbps (100 BASE-TX), 10 Mbps (10 BASE-T)

Switching Method

Store & Forward

Jumbo Frame

9,216 Bytes (Header 14 Bytes + FCS 4 Bytes inclusive)

Transfer Encryption Method

8B1Q4/4D-PAM5 (1000 BASE-T), 4B5B/MLT-3 (100 BASE-TX), Manchester encoding (10 BASE-T)

Access Method


Data Transfer Speed

1,488,095 packets/second (1000 BASE-T), 148,810 packets/second (100 BASE-TX), 14,881 packets/second (10 BASE-T)

MAC Address Table

8,190 (Self Learning)

Aging Time

Default 300 seconds

Interface Specifications

Standard Compliance

IEEE802.3 (10BASE-T), IEEE802.3u (100BASE-TX), IEEE802.3ab (1000BASE-T), AUTO-MDIX

Flow Control



RJ-45 8-pin connector (shielded)

Environmental & Power


Internal AC 100-240V, 50/60 Hz BS-GU2016P

Power Consumption

Max 18.6W BS-GU2016P

PoE Budget

15.4W / port, Max 120W BS-GU2016P

Operating Temperature

32˚ - 122˚F (0˚ - 50˚C) BS-GU2016P

Operating Humidity

10 - 85% non-condensing BS-GU2016P


Acquired Standards

VCCI Class A, UL60950-1, FCC Class A, Canada IC Class A, VCCI Class A, FCC Class A, Canada IC Class A, UL



Loop prevention, Power saving feature


Compatible Cables

10BASE-T: Category 3 or higher, 100BASE-TX: 5 or more category, 1000BASE-T: Category 5e or better


Dimensions (L x W x H)

9.09 x 12.99 x 1.69 in BS-GU2016P


5.51 lbs BS-GU2016P

Box Contents


Multi-Port Gigabit Switch, power cable, AC adapter*, power cable retainer band, rubber feet, mounting brackets†, bracket screws†, serial number stickers, user manual, warranty statement 

*not included with BS-GU2016P †Not included with BS-GU2005P or BS-GU2008P