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Refurbished CISCO 3850 Catalyst WS-C3850-48T-L Ethernet Switch 48 Ports Manageable Network Switch
MPN: WS-C3850-48T-L | UPC: 0 882658547904 | CONDITION: Refurbished
Availability: 5 in stock
Refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L: Technical Specifications, Latest IOS Version, Price, and Comparison with Other Refurbished Models
As technology evolves, businesses often face the challenge of keeping up with the latest equipment upgrades. Refurbished networking equipment is a cost-effective solution that can help businesses stay competitive without breaking the bank. In this article, we will discuss the refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L model, its technical specifications, the latest IOS version, pricing, and a comparison with other refurbished models.
Table of Contents
- What is Refurbished CISCO WS-C3850-48T-L?
- Is WS-C3850-48T-L End of Life or EOL?
- What is the latest IOS version for WS-C3850-48T-L?
- Where can I download the software for Refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L?
- Technical Specifications of Refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L
- Price of Refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L
- Refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L vs Refurbished WS-C3850-48T-E
- Refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L vs Refurbished WS-C3850-48P-L
The Cisco WS-C3850-48T-L is a member of the Cisco Catalyst 3850 series of network switches. It is a stackable access-layer switch that delivers converged wired and wireless access on a single platform. The refurbished model offers the same high-quality performance and features as the new model, but at a lower cost.
2. What is Refurbished CISCO WS-C3850-48T-L?
Refurbished Cisco WS-C3850-48T-L is a pre-owned networking device that has been restored to its original condition. It undergoes a rigorous inspection and testing process to ensure it meets the same standards as a new device. Refurbished models come with a warranty and are a cost-effective option for businesses that need to upgrade their network infrastructure while keeping costs low.
3. Is WS-C3850-48T-L End of Life or EOL?
No, the WS-C3850-48T-L is not end-of-life or end-of-sale. However, it is no longer available for purchase as a new device from Cisco. The refurbished model is an excellent alternative for businesses looking for an affordable upgrade.
4. What is the latest IOS version for WS-C3850-48T-L?
The latest IOS version for the WS-C3850-48T-L is IOS XE 16.12.5a. It offers advanced security features, improved network automation, and simplified operations.
5. Where can I download the software for Refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L?
You can download the software for the Catalyst 3850 Series switches from the Cisco website. It is available for free download to registered users with a valid Cisco support contract. Here is the link. You will need a CISCO login and password to access the download dashboard.
Please note that in some cases you may not get the latest version of the software for your switch. But you may be able to upgrade to the latest version after installation.
6. Technical Specifications of Refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L
The refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L offers the following technical specifications:
- 48 Ethernet ports
- LAN Base feature set
- 1RU Form Factor Rack Mountable
- Default Power Supply 350 Watt (PWR-C1-350WAC)
- Supports Modules (C3850-NM-4-1G, C3850-NM-2-10G, C3850-NM-4-10G)
- Stackable design (Up to 9 switches can be stacked)
- Stacking Bandwidth 480 Gbps
- Switching capacity of 176 Gbps
- Forwarding rate of 130.95 Mpps
- MAC Address entries 32000
- No PoE+ support
- Remote Management Protocols: SNMP 1, RMON 1, RMON 2, Telnet, SNMP 3, SNMP 2c, SSH, CLI
- Redundant power supplies
- Dimensions: 1.75 x 17.5 x 17.7 inches
- Weight: 17.0 lb (8.0 kg)
7. Price of Refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L
The price of a refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L switch varies depending on several factors, such as the condition, warranty, and configuration. Refurbished switches are a cost-effective option for businesses that require reliable network equipment but have budget constraints. The price of a refurbished switch can range from $200 up to $ 600 or above, depending on the condition and configuration.
8. Refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L vs Refurbished WS-C3850-48T-E
Both models has standard basic features. It will be hard for a newbie to understand why one switch is better than the other. But in a nutshell the key difference between the switches is that the WS-C3850-48T-L offers a LAN base feature set and the WS-C3850-48T-E offers IP Services feature set. What this means is that the basic features offered by both switches are exactly the same. But if you have a need for the IP services feature set, it is better to opt for WS-C3850-48T-E.
In very brief terms the IP services provides an advanced set of enterprise-grade features. These include advanced hardware-based IP unicast and IP multicast routing.
9. Refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L vs Refurbished WS-C3850-48P-L
Like the previous comparison, this is also very similar. Both switch offer LAN base feature set. However, the WS-C3850-48P-L also offers PoE+ support on all 48 of its ports. This is a feature that is not available on the 48T-L model. So lets say, that you would like to power PoE enabled devices on your network, in this case the WS-C3850-48T-L will not serve you well.
Here you will be required to go at least for the WS-C3850-48P-L because of the PoE+ functionality. Now since the WS-C3850-48P-L offers PoE+, another difference here is in the power supplies that go in both the switches. The WS-C3850-48T-L comes with a 350 Watt AC power supply because there is no need for a PoE budget. The WS-C3850-48P-L on the other hand comes with a 715Watt AC (PWR-C1-715WAC) power supply.
Furthermore, the PWR-C1-715WAC enables the WS-C3850-48P-L to offer up to 435W PoE budget as standard. This can be increased to 1535W with installation of a redundant 1100 Watt AC power supply (PWR-C1-1100WAC).
- What is a refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L switch?
A refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L switch is a pre-owned networking device that has been restored to its original condition and tested to ensure that it functions properly.
- Is it safe to buy a refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L switch?
Yes, it is safe to buy a refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L switch from us because we offer a 30-day replacement warranty in case anything goes wrong with your switch. Additionally, our refurbished vendor has a stringent refurbishing process which involves in-depth testing of the refurbished gear to ensure like-new performance.
- What are the benefits of buying a refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L switch?
The main benefit of buying a refurbished switch is the cost savings compared to buying a brand new switch. Refurbished switches can provide the same performance and reliability as new switches, but at a lower price point.
- Are refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L switches still supported by Cisco?
Yes, refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L switches are still supported by Cisco. However, it is important to ensure that the switch has a valid license and support contract before purchasing.
- Can I upgrade the IOS version on a refurbished WS-C3850-48T-L switch?
Yes, you can upgrade the IOS version on a refurbished switch by downloading the latest software from Cisco’s website and following the installation instructions. Moreover, we also recommend that you keep your hardware up-to-date in terms of the software. This also enables better functionality and security for your equipment.
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- The warranty for refurbished units is 30 days.
- The warranty for New units is as per the manufacturer’s terms and conditions.