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UniFi Switch
Mounting Screws (Qty. 2)
Screw Anchors (Qty. 2)
Power Adapter
Power Cord

System Requirements

IMPORTANT: We strongly recommend using UPS backup and power regulation to prevent equipment damage due to stability issues with local AC power.

Hardware Overview

Front Panel

System LED

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RJ45 (Ports 1 - 4)

RJ45 ports support 10/100/1000 Ethernet connections.

RJ45 (Ports 5 - 8)

RJ45 ports support 10/100/1000 Ethernet connections and auto-sensing 802.3af PoE.

Top Panel

PoE LED (Ports 5 - 8)


PoE Off


PoE On (IEEE 802.3af)

RJ45 Speed/Link/Act LED (Ports 1 - 8)


No Link


Link Established at 10/100 Mbps

Flashing Indicates Activity


Link Established at 1 Gbps

Flashing Indicates Activity

Back Panel


Optional ancillary grounding point.


Connect the included Power Adapter to the Power port.

Reset Button

This button serves two functions for the UniFi Switch:

  • Restart Press and release the Reset button quickly.
  • Restore to Factory Default Settings Press and hold the Reset button for more than five seconds.

Hardware Installation

Wall Mounting (Optional)

Grounding (Recommended)

The UniFi Switch is grounded through the Power Adapter; however, you can enhance ESD protection by connecting the ancillary ground.

  1. Loosen the ground screw and secure a ground wire (not included) to the grounding point.

  2. Secure the other end of the ground wire to a grounding block or other grounded structure.

Connecting Power

Connecting Ethernet




148 x 99.5 x 30.7 mm
(5.83 x 3.92 x 1.21")


432 g (15.24 oz)

Networking Interfaces

(8) 10/100/1000 Mbps RJ45 Ports

PoE Interfaces

(4) Ports 5, 6, 7, 8: IEEE 802.3af

Power Method

48VDC, Max. 2A

Power Supply

External AC/DC Adapter: 100-240VAC, 50/60 Hz; 48V, 1.25A

Max. Power Consumption

12W (Excluding PoE Output)

Max. PoE Wattage per Port


PoE Output (Ports 5 to 8)

IEEE 802.3af 2-Pair (Pins 1, 2+; 3, 6-)

Line Rate

8 Gbps, Non-Blocking



System Status
RJ45 Data Ports PoE; Link/Speed/Activity

ESD/EMP Protection

± 24kV Air, ± 24kV Contact

Operating Temperature

-5 to 45° C (23 to 113° F)

Operating Humidity

5 to 95% Noncondensing