Designed for small offices and home offices (SOHO), the affordable NETGEAR 8 Port Fast Ethernet Switch offers consistently reliable network connectivity. Providing a simple plug and play style setup straight out of the box, the unmanaged switch enables you to expand your network connections to multiple devices without any fuss. Part of NETGEAR's 300 series, the FS308-100UKS switch features 8 10/100 ports with a bandwidth performance of 1.6Gbps, a 96KB buffer memory and Fast Ethernet connectivity. Its fan-less design means it operates in near silence and the heat is dissipated through the side vents. The 8-port switch features RJ-45 Ethernet ports, a Kensington Lock slot for added security and a handy LED indicator which informs you of the switches' current power and activity status. The fan-less Fast Ethernet Switch is also energy efficient consuming only 2.7W of power to help small businesses save on money. Weighing only 0.44kg, the metal switch is both desktop and wall-mountable and Auto-MDI/MDIX (Medium Dependent Interface) support eliminates the need for crossover cables. Geared towards being 'green' and cost-saving, the NETGEAR 8 Port Fast Ethernet Switch provides unrivalled reliability and excellent performance in order for you to successfully expand your network.