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Linksys-sr2016.702860
6.2 out of 10

Linksys SR2016

The 16-Port 10/100/1000 Gigabit Switch provides non-blocking, wi Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Linksys SR2016

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Overall 10
10

Works great. Fan is a little louder than I would ...

John, Amazon
10 September 2014
  • Summary: Have used mine for 5 years without a hitch. Works great. Fan is a little louder than I would prefer, but not annoying.
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Overall 10
10

Cisco switch is a winner!

Amazon Customer "RN, CRNA, ANP", Amazon
12 February 2010
  • Summary: We replaced our 10/100 switch with the Cisco. All we had to do to set it up was unplug and plug the network cords into the Cisco unit. It was quick and flawless + it helped increase our network speed.
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Overall 2
2.0

Not Good

Jason Sperry, Amazon
31 January 2010
  • Summary: I bought this for my fairly simple home network. I immediately had problems streaming media from my Windows Home Server to my WD TV Live box. My old Linksys gigabit switch had no trouble. Out of the box this was a bust. I'm not sure if it my network could be tweaked to work, but I just bought a NetGear 16-port switch and it works fine, so why bother.
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Overall 4
4.0

Noisy fan

Dewey Dickem "andhow", Amazon
10 April 2009
  • Summary: just replaced my Cisco 2940, with this switch as I did not need the management capabilities and wanted the gigabit support. My intent is to RMA this item ASAP, not so much to do with anything but the sound level of the fan. The 2940 was not even noticable, the SR2016 must be at least 3dB or 6db louder. This is unacceptible given where the device needs to reside.
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Overall 2
2.0

Don't buy it!!!!!

Peter N. Williams, Amazon
5 February 2009
  • Summary: I bought this switch in June of 2008. On January 12, 12 of 16 ports died. Sent back to Linksys for replacement with lifetime warranty. Still on backorder. E-mails are never answered. Have called several times. What use is the warranty on a bad product if the manufacturer can't get a replacement. Avoid the Linksys switches.
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Overall 2
2.0

garbage

James Deering, Amazon
30 January 2009
  • Summary: 8 out of 10 were dead within a year total garbage replaced them with Netgear JGS524 no problems yet
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Overall 2
2.0

Bad costumer support

Ignazio A. Capano, Amazon
7 January 2009
  • Summary: It broke after two months of use, I have been waiting for 5 weeks for linksys to send me a replacement, I had to buy another switch I could not leave my business with out a network for that long, not recommended for business.
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Overall 4
4.0

Another one goes down!

True Nerd "Geek Geiger Tester", Amazon
30 December 2008
  • Summary: I purchased the Linksys SR2016 11/26/07. 12 of 16 ports are now dead. So it lasted amazingly almost exactly 13 months. We've contacted Linksys and they want the old unit back before they will send a new one! What am I supposed to do with my business for those days? The other option is to pay $75.00 for 'Quick Turnaround' of one day delivery. I think that is BS. When you buy Linksys don't be fooled into thinking its Cisco quality.
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Overall 2
2.0

Don't Waste your Money....$$$$

DaMan, Amazon
29 December 2008
  • Summary: I have been doing Network Consulting and Repair for years and have always used Linksys products. Maybe I am just "jumping to conclusions", but the quality of Linksys seems to have taken a dive after Cisco purchased the company. I have lost numerous Switches and Routers that seem to last 12 to 18 months. I now call them "13 month wonders", because they last just outside the warranty period.
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Overall 2
2.0

AVOID THESE AT ALL COSTS!!!

Slitch, Amazon
30 October 2008
  • Summary: We have had two of these fail in the last 7 months. They both failed in well under a year. I will think long and hard before buying any Linksys or Cisco product ever again. Oh yeah, their RMA Replacement program is TERRIBLE. It took approximately 3 months to receive the replacement unit. That one failed after 5-6 months.
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