DrayTek VigorSwitch P2540x – 54-Port Layer 2+ Managed 10G PoE Switch

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DrayTek VigorSwitch P2540x is a Layer 2+ Managed 10 Gbps switch. With 48x Gigabit Ethernet PoE+ ports providing 400W power budget and 6x SFP+ 10Gbps Fiber links. Supporting advanced Layer 3 features, DHCP Server and VLAN Routing, VigorSwitch P2540x improves network efficiency and helps your LAN network to work continuously even when the gateway is offline, which is ideal to be placed as the core switch in SME/SMB.

  • 48x PoE/PoE+: 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet, RJ-45
  • 6x 10G SFP+: 1000Mbps/10Gpbs fiber slot
  • 400 watts: of PoE Power Budget
  • 216 Gbps: Switching Capacity

1. Power Socket

2. Reset Button

3. LED Indicator

4. 48x PoE/PoE+ Gigabit Ethernet

5. 6x SFP+ Port

6. Link/PoE LED Slide Switch

7. Console Port

Additional information

Weight 15.00 lbs
Dimensions 20.00 × 15.00 × 5.00 in


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Key Features

power over ethernet

PoE (Power over Ethernet)

Deliver power and data over one ethernet cable, turn on/off the PoE device periodically with PoE Schedule.

Ping Device Check

Enable Ping check to selected devices to keep monitoring on their status. If ping timeout, power cycle (if PoE enabled) the port and/or send out mail alert.


Auto Surveillance & Voice VLAN

Recognize traffic from IP cameras and IP phones automatically and add CoS tag for QoS prioritization.



Recognize the ONVIF devices, display surveillance topology, provide UI for video streaming and device maintenance. Learn more


Wire-Speed VLAN Routing

Improve overall network performance by using VigorSwitch P2540x to route the inter-VLAN traffic directly and offload the router.

ip conflict prevention

IP Conflict Prevention

Improve network stability by avoiding IP conflicts caused by a misconfigured or malicious host. Learn more

access control

Access Control

VigorSwitch P2540x supports ACL by IP/MAC and 802.1x port access control with RADIUS to filter unauthorized hosts.

Quality of Service

QoS (Quality of Service)

Improve the performance of critical traffic by prioritizing the traffic with CoS, DSCP, and IP Precedence tag.


10G SFP+

Provides 10G-capable fiber SFP+ ports for aggregation or uplinking to the core switches.


IPv6 Ready

VigorSwitch P2540x supports IPv6 by offering MLD Snooping, IPv6 ACL, and IPv6 DNS Resolver.

Graphic User Interface

Web-Based GUI

Easily manage and monitor the network through the web-based console with graphics showing ports and hardware status. See demo

network administrators

Multiple Admin Accounts

Multiple Admin accounts with two levels of administrator privilege.

switch management

Central Switch Management

Set up VLAN easily from the router and get a centralized hierarchy view of the switches. Learn more

green ethernet

Energy-Efficient Ethernet

Compliant with IEEE 802.3az to reduce power consumption.

LAN Port 48x 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet, RJ-45
6x 1000Mbps/10Gbps SFP+ slot
Console Port 1x RJ-45
Slide Switch 1 (Port/PoE LED)
Button 1x Factory Reset Button
PoE Capable Ports 48
PoE Standards PoE/PoE+(802.3af/802.3at), Type mode A
PoE Power Budget 400 watts
Power Limit
Scheduled On/Off
Power Cycle on Port Manual, Ping Watchdog
Buffer Size 16 Mbit
Switching Capacity 216 Gbps
Forwarding Rate 160.7 Mpps (64 bytes)
MAC Address Table 32k
Jumbo Frame Up to 12 KB
L3 Routing Table 12k static route + 12k prefix route
Networking Standards
IP Version IPv4, IPv6
Ethernet Standards 802.3af PoE
802.3at PoE+
802.3 10Base-T
802.3u 100Base-T
802.3ab 1000Base-T
802.3ae 10GBase-X
802.3x Flow Control
802.3 Auto-Negotiation
802.1q Tag-based VLAN
802.1p Class of Service
802.1d STP
802.1w RSTP
802.1s MSTP
802.3ad LACP
802.1ad QinQ
802.1x Port Access Control
802.1AB LLDP
802.3az EEE
Max.Number of VLAN 256
VLAN Type 802.1q Tag-based
Management VLAN
Voice VLAN
Surveillance VLAN
802.1x Guest VLAN
Port Isolation
Q-in-Q Basic
ONVIF Surveillance
Surveillance Topology
Real-Time Video Streaming
ONVIF Device Maintenance Device Info, Reset Factory Default, Time Settings, Reboot
Number of QoS Queues 8
Queue Scheduling SPQ, WRR
CoS (Class of Service) 802.1p CoS, DSCP, CoS-DSCP, IP Precedence
Rate Limit & Shaping
Access Control List MAC, IPv4, IPv6
Storm Control Broadcast, Unknown Multicast, Unknown Unicast
DoS Defense
802.1x Port Access Control
IP Source Guard
IP Conflict Detection
IP Conflict Prevention
Loop Protection
Dynamic ARP Inspection
DHCP Snooping with Option 82
Link Aggregation
Max. Number of Group 8
Max. Number of Member in Each Group 8
Type Static, LACP
Traffic Load Balancing MAC Address, IP/MAC Address
IGMP Snooping v2, v3 (BISS)
IGMP Querier
MLD Snooping v1, v2 (Basic)
Max. Number of Multicast Group 256
Group Throttling
Group Filtering
MVR (Multicast VLAN Registration)
Layer 3 Features
Static Route
VLAN Route
DHCP Server
Authentication Server RADIUS, TACACS+
Port Authorization
Management Account
RADIUS Attribute Assignment User Privilege, VLAN
Multiple Server
Web Interface HTTP, HTTPS
Command Line Interface Telnet, SSH v2
OpenVPN Client Certificate-based authentication
User Authentication Local Database, RADIUS, TACACS+
SNMP v1, v2c, v3
Private MIB
RMON Group 1, 2, 3, 9
LLDP LLDP-MED, Media Endpoint Discovery Extension
Mail Alert Port Status, Port Speed, System Restart, IP Conflict
2-Level Admin Privilege
Multiple Admin Accounts
Managed by VigorRouter SWM
Managed by VigorConnect
Managed by VigorACS 2
Config File Export/Import
Dual Image
SNTP (Simple Network Time Protocol)
Diagnostics Tools Port Mirroring, Ping, Cable Test, Fan Test
19-inch Rack Mountable  Mouting Kit Included
Power Input AC 100-240V @ 5.5A
Max. Power Consumption 478 watts
Dimension (mm) 441(W) x 330(D) x 45(H)
Weight 5.66 kg (12 lb)
Ventilation Variable-speed Fan
Operating Temperature 0 to 50°C
Storage Temperature -20 to 70°C
Operating Humidity 10 to 90% non-condensing
Storage Humidity 5 to 90% non-condensing
Certificate CE

Ordering Information


Model # Description Availability
VigorSwitch P2540x   54-Port Layer 2+ Managed 10G PoE Switch   General Availability