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It's Cheap, Easy and can handle 8 Males at a time

Advantages: Fast, Reliable switching, Wall mountable, Solid piece of kit
Disadvantages: None!

......Male RJ45 cables that is. Netgear have a good reputation when it comes to network products, and the long running production of FS108 switches is testament to that. I have used several 8-port switches and this is my favourite. Fast It supports ...

phucco 04.09.2004 · Read full review
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Review of NETGEAR ProSafe FS108 10/100 Desktop Switch - switch - 8 ports - unmanaged - desktop

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Basic but good at what it does

Advantages: Cheap, Good build
Disadvantages: Lack of features

all too often in these days of heavy internet useage are things related to networking bumped-up in price due to their 'distributed-team' and 'data-flow facilitating' properties. so it's nice for a changed to see a good quality switch come in at a low pric ...

AndreBoyle 24.07.2000 · Read full review

Review of NETGEAR ProSafe FS108 10/100 Desktop Switch - switch - 8 ports - unmanaged - desktop

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Hot switch!

Advantages: very compact
Disadvantages: runs hot

...Out of all the switches i have - I have to say that the Netgear stuff runs hot! I have to put a PII heatsink on it! - even though it has vent slots around it - it does got hot during the summer, and just nice and warm during ...

PhilSp 24.09.2000 · Read full review

Review of NETGEAR ProSafe FS108 10/100 Desktop Switch - switch - 8 ports - unmanaged - desktop

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Solid switch at affordable price

Advantages: small, metallic, dissipates heat quickly, auto mdi-x
Disadvantages: gets hot during summer

Well, there isn't much to say about this switch... except that when i bought them, they were well over £200! (about 3 years ago) As for transfer rates, with a 100mb full duplex switch, you should be able to copy a 650mb file in under 5-6 minutes. Full ...

waga 25.11.2004 · Read full review
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Great little network switch,

Advantages: Sleek, small, easy to use
Disadvantages: Not wall mountable

This switch has been a great addition to my network. It allows for fast transfer sppeds and i have been using for over 3 months now with no problems. Unluckily it is not wall mountable which would have been useful, but it comes with some legs which can ...

CatchUp 03.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of NETGEAR GS608 8-Port Gigabit Desktop Switch - switch - 8 ports - unmanaged - desktop

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