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DrayTek VigorSwitch G1280 28Port Switch (24Gb+4SFP/RJ45)

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Part number:212548
Manufacturer product ID:VSG1280-K
Weight (Kg):3.20
Warranty period:24 Months
EAN Code:EAN4712909124317
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Key Features
  • 24+4 Port Gigabit Managed Switch
  • 802.3az Power Saving
  • 802.1q VLANs (Tag, Port & MAC-based)
  • QoS for Application traffic prioritisation
  • Voice VLAN for QoS (OUI Mode)

The VigorSwitch G1280 is a high-performance, Gigabit smart switch with 24 RJ-45 ports (plus 4 additional Gigabit ports)

The VigorSwitch G1280 features our latest generation of DrayTek's own switch operating system which is used across our range of enhanced switches. This enables a consistent user-experience and look-and-feel so that once you're familiar with one model, the others feel the same.  The new UI is designed to be intuitive and efficient, whilst providing access to all of the product's advanced features.

Enhanced Feature Set

The G1280's specification is packed with advanced features to aid reliability and switching performance to your network and is ready for the next generation with both IPv4 and IPv6 support. The G1280 has 24 standard (RJ45/copper) Gigabit Ethernet Ports, and four selectable ports (which can be set to either RJ-45 or SFP slots). Features for Quality of Service (QoS), VLANs and network/switch security provide additional flexibility.


  • Physical Interfaces:
    • 24 10/100/1000BaseT Ethernet Ports (RJ-45 IEEE 802.3/3u/ab)
    • 4 Selectable Ports (Nos. 25-28), use as either:
      • 10/100/1000BaseT (Gigabit) Ethernet or
      • SFP (802.3z)
  • VLAN:
    • 802.1q Tag-based VLAN
    • Port-based and MAC-based VLANs
    • Up to 4K VLANs (out of 4096 VLAN IDs)
    • 802.1v Protocol-Based VLAN
    • Voice VLAN (OUI Mode)
  • QoS:
    • Support 8 priority queues
    • Port-Based rate control
    • Priority queue schedule (WRR or Strict Priority)
    • Class of Service
      • 802.1p CoS
      • DSCP
      • CoS-DSCP
      • IP Precedence ToS
  • Network Security:
    • Access Control Lists (ACL)
      • Source and destination MAC
      • VLAN ID
      • IPv4/v6 address
      • Protocol
      • TCP/UDP port
    • Storm Control (Broadcast, Unknown Multicast, Unknown Unicast)
    • DoS Attack protection
    • AAA Authentication
  • Link Aggregation:
    • Combine multiple ports to increase bandwidth
    • 8 Aggregation Groups
    • Up to 8 ports in each group
    • LCAP or Static setup
    • Supports traffic load balancing
  • Networking Performance:
    • Switching Capacity: 56Gbps
    • Forwarding Rate: 41.7Mpps
    • MAC Addresses Supported: 8K
    • Jumbo Frames up to 9KB
  • IGMP Snooping:
    • Up to 256 multicast groups
    • IGMP Snooping V2/V3 (BISS)
    • IGMP V2/V3 Querier
    • Immediate Leave
  • Management:
    • IPv4 & IPv6 Dual-Stack
    • Web User Interface (HTTP or HTTPS)
    • Firmware Upgrade/Backup by HTTP/HTTPS
    • HTTP (Non-TLS) can be disabled for increased security
    • Configuration Backup/Restore
    • Factory Default
    • System Reboot
    • LLDP(802.1ab) + MED
    • Command Line Interface (CLI) via SSH/Telnet
    • DrayTek Switch Management support (from routers) *requires firmware update (est Q1 '18)
    • VigorACS Compatible *requires firmware update (est Q1 '18)
    • SNMP (with Generic Traps) & TR-069
  • Diagnostics:
    • Port Status & Usage display
    • CPU/RAM Usage display
    • Event Log
    • Port Mirroring
    • Ping
    • Port-based cable test
  • General IEEE Standards Compliance:
    • 802.3 10Base-T
    • 802.3u 100Base-T
    • 802.3ab 1000Base-T
    • 802.3x Flow Control Capability
    • 802.3 Auto-negotiation
    • 802.1Q VLAN
    • 802.1p Class of Service
    • 802.1d Spanning Tree
    • 802.1w Rapid Spanning Tree
    • 802.3ad Port trunk with LACP
    • 802.1AB Link Layer Discovery Protocol (LLDP)
    • 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet
  • Operating Requirements:
    • Power Input Requirements: 100-240VAC
    • Power supply: Internal
    • Maximum Input Power Consumption: 453.3 Watts
    • Operating Temperature:~0°C to ~40°C
    • Storage Temperature:-20°C to ~70°C
    • Operating Humidity: 10% to 90% RH (non-condensing)
  • Physical Specifications:
    • Dimensions: 441 x 197 x 45 mm (W x D x H)
    • Rack mountable: 1U
    • Brackets included for rack or wall mounting
    • Weight: 2.6Kg (excluding SFP modules/cables)
  • ROHS & CE Compliant
  • Warranty : 2 Year Manufacturer's RTB


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You can request to return goods after 14 Days with a restocking fee - however this is at the discretion of our Customer Services team.

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With some products the manufacturers would require the customer to contact them directly. In these cases, manufacturers provide a specialist full on-site service and/or telephone help facilities for your convenience which we recommend you use in order to correct the fault quickly.

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