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Buffalo Technology Gigabit Switch 16port Ethernet / Mfr. No.: Bs-Gu2016

Buffalo Technology Gigabit Switch 16port Ethernet / Mfr. No.: Bs-Gu2016
Qty. Available: 10+
Item Number: buf-bsgu2016
Vendor Number: BS-GU2016
Vendor: Buffalo Americas - Networking
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Buffalo's BS-GU Series of Multi-Port Gigabit Switches offer an easy and cost-effective way to extend your business network at gigabit speeds. Plug and play installation requires no additional software or configuration; each auto-sensing gigabit port automatically detects and configures the correct connection while optional jumbo frame support and full duplex operation provide maximum performance for a total switching capacity up to up to 48 Gbps on the BS-GU2024. Additionally, Buffalo's Multi-Port Gigabit Switches include power-savings features, like 802.3az Green Ethernet technology and an energy conservation feature that monitors the activity status of each port to reduce the total power consumed, therefore reducing related operational costs.

Gigabit speeds, eco-minded operation, performance-minded features and a lifetime warranty make Buffalo's BS-GU Series of Multi-Port Gigabit Switches a perfect network extension solution for your office.

• Lifetime warranty
• 5/8/16/24 gigabit Ethernet ports
• 802.3az Green Ethernet technology
• Loop prevention or detection (depending on model)
• Durable metal chassis
• Internal power supply
• Full duplex operation
• Auto-MDIX provides fast plug and play setup with any Ethernet cable
• Automatic energy conservation feature reduces total power consumption
• Fanless, compact design offers silent and reliable operation
• Easily mount in a rack or on a wall, or place it on a desktop

LAN Interface

Number of Ports

5 BS-GU2005
8 BS-GU2008
16 BS-GU2016
24 BS-GU2024


Switching Capacity

10 Gbps BS-GU2005
16 Gbps BS-GU2008
32 Gbps BS-GU2016
48 Gbps BS-GU2024

Buffer Memory

256 KB BS-GU2005
256 KB BS-GU2008
512 KB BS-GU2016
512 KB BS-GU2024


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

Power Consumption

Max 2.9W BS-GU2005
Max 4.0W BS-GU2008
Max 9.1W BS-GU2016
Max 13.5W BS-GU2024

Operating Temperature

32˚ - 122˚F (0˚ - 50˚C) BS-GU2016

Operating Humidity

10 - 85% non-condensing


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 detection (BS-GU2005 & BS-GU2008), Loop prevention (BS-GU2016 & BS-GU2024), 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)

7.09 x 4.02 x 1.18 in BS-GU2005
6.34 x 7.87 x 1.61 in BS-GU2008
5.11 x 8.46 x 1.69 in BS-GU2016
7.08 x 11.81 x 1.69 in BS-GU2024


1.1 lbs BS-GU2005
2.2 lbs BS-GU2008
2.42 lbs BS-GU2016
3.53 lbs BS-GU2024

Box Contents


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

*Not included with BS-GU2005 or BS-GU2008

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