Netgear 16-Port Gigabit Smart Managed Switch with 2 Gigabit SFP Ports (Rackmount) (GS716T)

Key Specifications
  • 16 x 10/100/1000 Base-T RJ-45 Ports

  • 2 x Dedicated Gigabit SFP Ports

  • Store-&-Forward Forwarding Modes

  • 36 Gb/s Bandwidth

  • 8 x Priority Queues

  • Up to 9K Packet Size

  • 726,612 Hours MTBF

  • Speed, Link, Activity LEDs

  • Fanless Design

  • Rackmount Form Factor

SKU:#035816 Warranty9 years by Netgear Product No.:GS716T Short link:

Management at an Unmanaged Price
Joining NETGEAR's ProSafe family of Smart 16 Port Switches with simple switch management at no extra cost, this 16 port Gigabit switch is high on value and capability. With 16 10/100/1000 Mbps ports, each capable of powering 2000 Mbps of data throughput in fullduplex mode, plus two optional fiber ports, it provides fast backbone and connects servers or power users, delivering large amounts of multimedia, image, and video information in no time at all.

Ideal for combining 10, 100, and 1000 Mbps devices it delivers 10/100/1000 automatic speed and full/half-duplex sensing plus Auto Uplink™ on every port. Two hot-swappable Small Form- factor Pluggable (SFP) GBIC slots provide optional fiber connectivity for greater distance.

In addition, an intuitive, Web-browser interface offers the simple Smart Switch management, making it a snap to monitor switch performance, configure ports, even set up port trunks, VLANs, and traffic prioritization. Alternatively, use SNMP-based software to manage your Smart Switch. Shipped ready for use straight out of the box, it delivers switching that’s easy to set up and use. NETGEAR ProSafe Smart Switches are ideal for adding basic management to your unmanaged networks and extending your managed networks.

High Powered
Sixteen 10/100/1000 ports deliver non-blocking, full-speed packet forwarding with 32 Gbps bandwidth migrates your network to future-proof functionality. Two SFP GBIC fiber slots provide optional fiber connectivity for greater distance.

Smart Switch capability enables key management features for the value price of an unmanaged switch. Included are performance monitoring, port configuration, VLAN for traffic control, port trunking for increased bandwidth, and Class of Service (CoS) for traffic prioritization.

Right Sized
Ideal for growing businesses who want the benefits of management without the cost and complexity of an advanced management network.

Easygoing and Durable
Simple to set up and simple to use for effortless network monitoring and troubleshooting. Made to last, this sturdy switch is housed in a 17-inch metal box and comes with a rack mounting kit.


9 years by Netgear

Management features

Switch typeManaged

Ports & interfaces

Basic switching RJ-45 Ethernet ports quantity16
SFP/SFP+ slots quantity2
SFP module slots quantity2


Networking standardsIEEE 802.1p,IEEE 802.1Q,IEEE 802.3,IEEE 802.3ab,IEEE 802.3ad,IEEE 802.3u,IEEE 802.3z
Full duplexY

Data transmission

MAC address table8000 entries
Switching capacity32 Gbit/s
Maximum data transfer rate0.1 Gbit/s
Packet buffer memory0.256 MB


Management protocolsSNMP v1, STP, DHCP


CertificationCE, FCC, VCCI, C-Tick


Mean time between failures (MTBF)65789 h

Power over Ethernet (PoE)

Power over Ethernet (PoE)Y

Weight & dimensions

Weight2.74 kg

Other features

Data transfer rate1000 Mbit/s
Dimensions (WxDxH)440 x 205 x 43 mm