18-Port Gigabit Easy Smart Switch with 16-Port PoE+
- 16× PoE+ gigabit RJ45 ports, 2× gigabit non-PoE RJ45 ports and 2× combo gigabit SFP slots.
- PoE power budget is up to 250 W, making it ideal for small to medium business surveillance systems.*
- Port Priority is able to guarantee the quality of sensitive application like video monitor.
- PoE Auto Recovery automatically reboots your dropped or unresponsive PoE-powered devices.
- Intelligent power management protects the switch from overload.
- QoS ensures smooth traffic for latency sensitive applications.
- IGMP Snooping optimizes multimedia traffic delivery, such as IPTV.
Professional High Power 18-Port Gigabit Easy Smart Switch with 16-Port PoE+
Easy to Use, Multi-Purpose PoE Switch with Powerful Performance
250 W PoE Budget*
Easy to Use
QoS for Traffic Prioritization
PoE Auto Recovery
Dedicated 16-Port PoE+ Switch (250 W Budget) for Numerous Applications
Compliance with the 802.3af/at PoE+ standard supports up to 30 W on each PoE port. The total 250 W PoE power budget* for the 16× gigabit PoE+ ports makes it has wide range of applications, such as surveillance, offices, dormitories, and small businesses. It is fully compatible with IP cameras, access points, IP phones, computers, printers, and etc.
16x Gigabit PoE+ Ports
Up to 30 W on Each Port
Total 250 W Power Budget
Plug and Play
Connect DevicesIP Camera IP phone Access Point Internet TL-SG1218MPE
Value-Added Features Bring Unexpected Experiences
QoS for a Lag-Free Experience
Ensures smooth traffic for latency sensitive applications, such as voice and video
IGMP Snooping for Multicast Optimization
Ensures a better network experience, especially for applications like IPTV, by optimizing multimedia traffic delivery.
VLAN for Security
Helps to create network with higher security and better overall performance by dividing network into smaller groups
Making Management Easy
TL-SG1218MPE offers network monitoring for users to observe traffic behavior. Through its web-based user interface and management utility, the TL-SG1218MPE offers a variety of useful features, including network monitoring, traffic prioritization, and enhanced QoS.
Multiple Factors Guarantee Stable Operation
PoE Auto Recovery IP Camera IP Camera
System Self-Healing with PoE Auto Recovery
The switch automatically detects and reboots the PD devices, such as cameras and APs, when they fall offline or go unresponsive, guaranteeing the stable operation of PoE-connected devices, without need for manual monitoring and restart.
Power overload 250W Intelligent Power Management Intelligent power supply 250W
Intelligent Power Management to Prevent Power Overload
Automatically cuts lower priority ports’ power to ensure high-priority ports’ power supply when the total PoE power consumption exceeds 250 W. This protects the device from power overload operation.
Devices TL-SG1218MPE IP Camera IP Phone Access Point Network Video
Recorder Computer Printer NAS Router
Great Compatibility with PD Detection
Automatically detects the required PoE power for your device and protects your non-PoE equipment from being damaged.
Wide Operating Temperature with Good Heat Dissipation
Durable metal casing and professional heat dissipation design ensure the wide operating temperature (0–50℃) with reliability.
Durable Metal Casing
Multiple Application Scenarios
The TL-SG1218MPE is fully compatible with PoE devices, such as IP cameras, access points, and IP phones. It also works with non-PoE wired devices to provide gigabit connections, such as PCs, printers, and IPTV.
Works with IP Cameras
Call Works with IP Phones
Works with Omada EAPs
Works with PCs and Printers
Switches for Surveillance
For general surveillance, TP-Link has designed a variety of PoE Switches to meet the requirements of most IPCs. Many robust features provide value well beyond basic networking needs, creating a versatile and reliable surveillance network to grow your business.
- Long-Range PoE
- Auto Camera Recovery
- Enhanced Network Security
TP-Link Omada allows hotels to build reliable WiFi networks. Hotel WiFi network solutions including network topology, design, features, installation, and products are introduced.
- Full WiFi coverage and wired connections
- Flexible guest control
- Seamless roaming
- Easy Management
Due to its reliable, scalable, and secure network solution, TP-Link has been widely acknowledged by global customers in the Education market ranging from infant schools with a few APs up to colleges and universities with hundreds of APs.
- Easy management
- High-density WiFi
- Full WiFi coverage and wired connections
- VPN and security
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TP-Link Provides Internet Access for East European Comic Con for the Fourth Year Running
East European Comic Con
TP-Link Provides Internet Access for East European Comic Con for the Fourth Year Running“TP-Link Romania have provided a high-quality service and the right equipment to meet our requirements in each of the projects we have worked on together. EECC2017 was their toughest challenge so far and they passed with flying colors.” —Marius Radu, EECC Gaming Director
|Standards and Protocols||IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.3x, IEEE 802.3af, IEEE 802.3at, IEEE 802.1q, IEEE 802.1p|
|Interface||• 16× 10/100/1000 Mbps PoE+ RJ45 Ports (Auto Negotiation/Auto MDI/MDIX)• 2× 10/100/1000 Mbps non-PoE RJ45 Ports (Auto Negotiation/Auto MDI/MDIX)• 2× Combo Gigabit SFP Ports|
|Network Media||• 10BASE-T: UTP category 3, 4, 5 cable (maximum 100m)• EIA/TIA-568 100Ω STP (maximum 100m)• 100BASE-TX: UTP category 5, 5e cable (maximum 100m)• EIA/TIA-568 100Ω STP (maximum 100m)• 1000BASE-T: UTP category 5, 5e, 6 or above cable (maximum 100m)• EIA/TIA-568 100Ω STP (maximum 100m) • 1000BASE-X MMF, SMF|
|Fan Quantity||2 Fans|
|Physical Security Lock||Yes|
|Power Supply||100–240V AC, 50/60 Hz|
|PoE+ Ports(RJ45)||• Standard: 802.3at/802.3af compliant• PoE+ Ports: Ports 1–16• Power Supply: 250 W|
|Dimensions ( W x D x H )||17.3 × 7.1 × 1.7 in (440 × 180 × 44 mm)|
|Max Power Consumption||• 21.4 W (220/50Hz. no PD connected)• 296.3 W (220/50Hz. with 250 W PD connected)|
|Max Heat Dissipation||• 72.97 BTU/h (no PD connected)• 1010.38 BTU/h (with 250 W PD connected)|
|Switching Capacity||36 Gbps|
|Packet Forwarding Rate||26.78 Mbps|
|MAC Address Table||8K|
|Packet Buffer Memory||4.1 Mbit|
|Jumbo Frame||10 KB|
|Quality of Service||• Support Port-based 802.1p/DSCP priority• Support 4 priority queues• Rate Limit• Storm Control|
|L2 Features||• IGMP Snooping V1/V2/V3• Static Link Aggregation• Port Mirroring• Cable Diagnostics• Loop Prevention• PoE Auto Recovery|
|VLAN||• Support up to 32 VLANs simultaneously (out of 4K VLAN IDs)• MTU/Port/Tag VLAN|
|Management||• Web-based GUI• Easy Smart Configuration Utility|
|Certification||CE, FCC, RoHS|
|Package Contents||• TL-SG1218MPE• Power Cord• Installation Guide• Rackmount Kit• Rubber Feet|
|Environment||• Operating Temperature: 0–50 °C (32–122 °F)• Storage Temperature: -40–70 °C (-40–158 °F)• Operating Humidity: 10–90% RH non-condensing• Storage Humidity: 5–90% RH non-condensing|
*PoE budget calculations are based on laboratory testing. Actual PoE power budget is not guaranteed and will vary as a result of client limitations and environmental factors.