Wire Up for the Top Gaming and Streaming Experience
• Premium “cool-touch" zinc-alloy housing for durability and appearance, with soft-touch no-slip base - first in the industry
• 4K HD video/media streaming can be used for multi-user online/VR gaming
• Latency is low for ultimate gaming experience
• User-friendly preconfigured one-click optimized settings for gaming, media steaming, and two customizable configurations, plus standard networking
• Offload high-bandwidth applications/pressure from your wireless network to ensure best performance and experience for gaming, media steaming, etc.
• Three levels of network traffic prioritization and Quality of Service (QoS) management for ultra-high performance
• Multicast operation supported by IGMP snooping
• Maximum 4Gbps connection is provided by link Aggregation/port trunking to link aggregation-enabled devices such as ReadyNAS®
• Connect with Nighthawk routers for the top performing home network anywhere
• Industry-leading 3 year warranty
Preconfigured and optimized QoS settings that prioritize your gaming activity on the network will give you advantage over your gaming foes.
Rapid installation and configuration make gaming parties with for all-night gaming with friends possible.
Seamless, simultaneous HD streaming is provided to multiple devices by The Nighthawk S8000 switch. Preconfigured and optimized QoS helps to reduce buffering and jittery video.
Just sit back and enjoy your favorite movie!
Multi-Device Connection for the Home
Connecton to high-bandwidth demanding wired devices provided by The Nighthawk S8000 switch allows you to offload this bandwidth intense traffic from your wireless network for a better home user experience.
The Nighthawk S8000 switch comes with an easy-to-use setup and configuration user interface, with preconfigured one-touch settings for gaming, media streaming, standard networking and two extra customizable configurations. And with port aggregation, you can double, triple, or quadruple the connection speed to link-aggregation enabled devices such as ReadyNAS for the fastest file transfers, backups, or gaming, while also providing a redundant connection for fail-over.
To experience the ultimate home network and the coolest switch on the market, connect to a NETGEAR Nighthawk router!
High demanding multi-player, online, or VR gaming and 4K UHD media streaming for home will all have ultra-high performance.
The Nighthawk S8000 switch helps you offload high-bandwidth applications/pressure from your wireless network ensuring the best performance and experience on your home network.
Easy to Configure - One-Click Setup
Fast set up and configuration. Choose between high priority media streaming, standard LAN networking, low latency gaming, port aggregation or your own customizable modes.
“Cool-touch" premium zinc-alloy housing for durability and appaerance that come with soft-touch no-slip base - first in the industry.
Fastest Backups and File Transfers
With NETGEAR link aggregation (port trunking), a 10GB backup finishes almost 4x faster.
Netgear GS808E Supports 8 Gigabit Ethernet Ports
The Netgear GS808E supports up to 8 blazingly fast gigabit ethernet ports. This gives you peace of mind when you are connecting devices such as your next-gen consoles, networked attached storages and 4k media streamers, to the Netgear GS808E which will deliver lag-free streaming.
Product SKU NET00088 Model GS808E-100AUS Condition New Ethernet Type Gigabit Ethernet Advanced Features
Port LED on/off
Packet buffer memory
(Dynamically shared across only used ports)
Latency Non-Congested Network
Nighthwak Switch : 2.7μs Standard Gigabit Switch : 3.7μs
Latency Congested Network
Nighthwak Switch : 4.7μs Standard Gigabit Switch : 451 μs
Bandwidth (Full Duplex Fabric)
Weighted Round Robin (WRR)
MAC address database size (48-bit MAC addresses)
Packet forwarding rate (64 byte packet size) (Mfps or Mpps)
IEEE STANDARDS SUPPORTED
• IEEE 802.3 Ethernet • IEEE 802.3x Full-Duplex Flow Control
• IEEE 802.3u 100BASE-TX • IEEE 802.1p Class of Service
• IEEE 802.3ab 1000BASE-T • IEEE 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE)
Web browser-based graphical user interface (GUI)
HTTP (Web GUI)
Configuration/switch settings (backup, restore)
One-click optimized setup
Default preset modes
Gaming (Optimizes Port 1 for a gaming device and Port 8 for Uplink)
Media Streaming (Optimizes Port 2 for a media streaming device and Port 8 for Uplink) Networking Preset (All ports have equal prioritization)
Customizable preset modes
Firmware upgrade through web GUI (HTTP)
Config download (to switch) through web GUI (HTTP)
Config upload (to server) through web GUI (HTTP)
Yes (port LEDs rapid blink on affected ports)
Cable test utility
QUALITY OF SERVICE (QOS)
Port-based rate limiting
Ingress and egress
IEEE 802.1p CoS (Class of Service)
Per port rate limiting rates
Predefined port priority queues
Weighted Round Robin (WRR)
L2 SERVICES - MULTICAST FILTERING
IGMP snooping (v1, v2 and v3)
IGMP snooping querier
Block unknown multicast
Static multicast router port
L3 SERVICES - DHCP
Static Manual LAGs (Port Trunking)
# of Static LAGs/# of members in each LAG
2 LAGs with max 4 members in each LAG
Dimensions (W x D x H)
195 x 149 x 40 mm (7.7 x 5.9 x 1.6 in)
0.74 kg (1.63 lbs)
External PSU, 12VDC, 1A max Power supply localized to country of sale
Max power (worst case, all ports used, line-rate traffic) (Watts)
Min power (link-down standby) (Watts)
Heat Dissipation (max and min) (BTU/hr)
Max: 13.1 BTU/hr Min: 2.9 BTU/hr
Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE) IEEE 802.3az
Yes (deactivated by default)
0° to 40°C (32° to 104°F)
90% maximum relative humidity (RH), non-condensing
10,000 ft (3,000 m) maximum
-40° to 70°C (-40° to 158°F)
95% maximum relative humidity (RH), non-condensing
10,000 ft (3,000 m) maximum
UL, CB, CE LVD,EAC
WARRANTY AND SUPPORT
Industry-leading 3 year warranty
90-day complimentary technical support following purchase
from a NETGEAR authorized reseller
Nighthawk S8000 Gaming & Streaming Advanced 8-Port Gigabit Ethernet Switch (GS808E)
AC power adapter (localized to country of sale)
Quick Installation Guide
North America, Latin America
Dimensions 23.0 cm * 18.0 cm * 13.2 cm Warranty 3 Year Warranty