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D-Link
Product ID: 783435 | Mfg Part #: DES-1026G
Retail $159.99 $122.95

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The 26-port D-Link DES-1026G unmanaged switch is designed to meet the needs of the most demanding workgroup and departmental connectivity requirements. A reliable, easy-to-use switch without the complexity of management, the DES-1026G provides (24) 10/100 BASE-TX ports plus (2) 10/100/1000BASE-TX ports. This all-in-one solution economically integrates gigabit technology, helping to remove server bottlenecks and speed up access to the network backbone. The DES-1026G combines ease of use with unsurpassed performance resulting in an exceptional value for any cost-conscious network administrator who wants the best possible solution at the best possible price.

Features include:

Ease of Use
The DES-1026G is truly Plug-&-Play with features like: Auto Speed Sensing allowing it to automatically sense whether a network device is running at 10Mbps or 100Mbps then automatically adjusting itself for optimal performance; Auto Negotiation (Full or Half Duplex) negotiating and running the highest supported transmission rate whether in Half or in Full-Duplex; and Auto MDI/MDIX Crossover offering auto-negotiating MDI/MDIX detection on every port to eliminate the need for crossover cables or uplink ports.

Superior Performance
The DES-1026G features a non-blocking wire-speed architecture with an 8.8Gbps switching capacity for maximum data throughput. With wire-speed filtering and Store-and-Forward switching, the DES-1026G also maximizes network performance while minimizing the propagation of bad network packets.

Exceptional Value
Each DES-1026G includes free technical support and is backed by a 5-year warranty. This easy-to-use 10/100BASE-TX switch will enhance and compliment any existing network infrastructure and deliver the performance that IT managers and other SMB network administrators demand.