Catalyst 3560-CX Series

When you need a small, powerful switch, the 3560-CX is ideal. It’s easy to configure, quiet, and fits where you need it, like in flexible workspaces, hospital rooms, shops, and classrooms. And you can use it to create new business opportunities in the Internet of Things (IoT).


A compact, PoE switch you can use anywhere.

  • 8 or 12 Gigabit Ethernet ports with line-rate forwarding performance
  • 6 Gigabit Ethernet plus 2 Multigigabit Ethernet ports with line-rate forwarding performance
  • Gigabit and Multigigabit (100 Mbps/1/2.5/5/10 Gbps) copper, small form-factor pluggable (SFP), or 10 Gbps SFP+ uplinks
  • PoE+ support with up to 240W of PoE budget
  • PoE pass-through, which allows the switch to draw Cisco Universal PoE power from the wiring closet and pass it to end devices (select models)
  • DC powering option to deploy the switches in buses, trains, subways (select models)