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Netgear GS105E
8.3 out of 10

Netgear GS105E

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Supports Web GUI for Management

William K., Newegg
2 weeks ago
  • Summary: This unit has amazing feature set for the price. I successfully used the port mirroring feature to monitor traffic between a device/computer and the rest of the network by mirroring the traffic from ports 1-4 to port 5 and attaching a Linux box running WireShark to port 5.
  • Pros: new Web GUI and great features for the price. This is a sturdy Gbit Ethernet switch that includes basic managed switch features such as VLAN tagging, rate limiting, and port mirroring. Netgear has not update their datasheet for GS105Ev2, but the recent Firmware (1.3.x) now includes a web GUI and ...
  • Cons: The ProSafe Plus Utility is the legacy method to find this device on your network and setup, but is only for Windows and is only available as unsigned .exe requiring admin rights to install (Windows will report publisher "Unknown"). By now, any software requiring admin rights should always be sig...
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Netgear Gigabit Switch

TJ, Staples
19 February 2015
  • Excerpt: I was looking for more speed in my existing 10 Mbit switch, which linked a couple of computers and two printers to our existing network. This Ethernet switch was literally "plug-and-play.
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Couldn't be easier

Ravengrad, Staples
19 February 2015
  • Excerpt: Finally pulled Cat6 cable through my trilevel to get hardwire ethernet connections to the master bedroom, basement and family room. I used this switch behind my internet providers gateway to connect everything and it works flawlessly.
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Netgear Gigabit 5 Port

Professor H "1amazonreviewer @ gmail . com", Amazon
17 February 2015
  • Summary: I have had my Netgear switch for about six years with no problems. The GS105 is a switch, sot all it does is pass signals on to the other devices. A router will actively direct the signals to the devices just to be clear on what you are getting here Enclosure is nice heavy duty metal.
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Enclosure is nice heavy duty metal

Professor H "1amazonreviewer @ gmail . com", Amazon
17 February 2015
  • Summary: I transfer large files and video on network at high speed. This Netgear just passes signals on to the other devices. A router will actively direct the signals to the devices just to be clear on what you are getting here. As others pointed out in various reviews, this switch is a not one.
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wireshark and port mirroring network trace heven

MR B., Newegg
21 January 2015
  • Pros: has port mirroring capability's. work well with wire shark for network traces. Small compact does gigabit Ethernet.
  • Cons: didn't come with a free bag of chips or a cookie....but almost as cheap as a sandwich!!
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Five Stars

notMyRealName, Amazon
10 January 2015
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Happy Customer

Aberdeen Coca-Cola, Staples
28 December 2014
  • Excerpt: This switch cured our issue and restored our network.It is working great.
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LOVE IT

Cross pen, Staples
11 December 2014
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Netgear ProSafe 5-port Gigabit Ethernet

edo2, Staples
5 December 2014
  • Excerpt: I purchased the Netgear unmanaged switch to extend my wired ethernet network to my multimedia center. I was able to add four wired devices to my single-wall ethernet jack without running any new configurations.
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