24-Port Managed GbE Switch with Four 10GbE Uplinks, Integrated CPU and 16 Copper PHYs

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*Certain versions of this device are not available for sale in Germany or shipment to or from Germany, and these versions should not be used in any product destined for the German market.
Offers industry-leading integration and performance in a small footprint. The device offers up to 24 multilayer GbE ports and four XFI ports.
Offering the industry's highest level of integration, the BCM56150 has embedded 16 GPHYs as well as a powerful ARM® A9 processor. The BCM56150 is ideal for cost-sensitive edge-connectivity applications, such as light L3-managed wiring closet switches for enterprise or MTU/MDU switch for service providers. The BCM56150 family offers I/O configurations that address key segments of edge connectivity. A single device supports the popular 24x GbE switch with 4x 10GbE uplinks.


  • Highly integrated 24-port 10/100/1000 Mb/s Ethernet switch System on a Chip (SoC)
  • 16 integrated copper 10/100/1000 Physical Layers (PHYs)
  • 6 integrated QSGMII interfaces
  • Up to four XFI/two XFI and two HiGig™ uplink/stacking ports


  • HDTV
  • Voice over IP (VoIP)

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