EDS-2016-ML – MOXA Unmanaged Switches

USD $ 619.29


Manufacturer Part Number: MOXA EDS-2016-ML
OEM Spec Ref 

The MOXA EDS-2016-ML is a robust unmanaged Ethernet switch designed for efficient and reliable network performance in industrial settings. This switch supports seamless integration into various industrial network infrastructures, ensuring reliable data transmission and network stability in harsh environments.

Key Features:

  • High Port Density: Equipped with 16 10/100BaseT(X) ports, the EDS-2016-ML offers a high-density port configuration which allows for extensive network connections in compact spaces.
  • Plug and Play: Designed for easy setup, this unmanaged switch enables immediate operation without the need for complex configuration, facilitating rapid deployment and straightforward use.
  • Rugged Design: The EDS-2016-ML is built to endure demanding industrial conditions, featuring a durable metal casing and a wide operating temperature range of -10 to 60°C, ensuring reliability in extreme environments.
  • Redundant Power Inputs: Dual 12/24/48 VDC power inputs increase the reliability of power supply, enhancing the overall uptime and resilience of your network infrastructure.
  • LED Indicators: Comprehensive LED indicators provide at-a-glance diagnostics of network status and health, simplifying maintenance and troubleshooting.


  • Enhanced Network Uptime: The robust construction and redundant power support ensure minimal downtime and continuous operation, crucial for critical industrial applications.
  • Cost Efficiency: By eliminating the need for complex management features, this unmanaged switch provides an effective networking solution that reduces both initial and operational costs.
  • Ease of Installation: Its compact size and simplicity in setup allow for easy installation in a variety of industrial environments, saving time and effort in system integration.
  • Scalability: Multiple ports enable connectivity to a broad range of devices, offering scalability as networking needs grow or change.


  • Industrial Automation: Ideal for connecting devices in automated manufacturing and production lines where stability and reliability are paramount.
  • Surveillance Systems: Suitable for integration into security and surveillance networks, providing steady and reliable data transmission.
  • Building Automation: Ensures consistent connectivity and communication in building management systems, enhancing control and efficiency.
  • Transportation Systems: Plays a crucial role in transportation network infrastructures, such as in traffic control systems, where uninterrupted network access is necessary.

The MOXA EDS-2016-ML stands out as a reliable component in the MOXA lineup, committed to enhancing connectivity and operational stability in diverse industrial environments.


Ethernet Interface 10/100BaseT(X) Ports (RJ45 connector) 16
Standards IEEE 802.3 for 10BaseT
IEEE 802.3u for 100BaseT(X)
IEEE 802.3x for flow control
IEEE 802.1p for Class of Service
Optical Fiber Refer table 2
DIP Switch Configuration Ethernet Interface Quality of Service (QoS)
Broadcast storm protection
Port break alarm
Input/Output Interface Alarm Contact Channels Relay output with current carrying capacity of 1 A @ 24 VDC
Switch Properties MAC Table Size 8 K
Packet Buffer Size 2 Mbits
Processing Type Store and Forward
Power Parameters Connection 1 removable 6-contact terminal block(s)
Input Current 0.088 A @ 24 VDC
Input Voltage 12/24/48 VDC
Redundant dual inputs
Operating Voltage 9.6 to 60 VDC
Overload Current Protection Supported
Reverse Polarity Protection Supported
Physical Characteristics Housing Metal
IP Rating IP30
Dimensions 36 x 135 x 95 mm (1.41 x 5.31 x 3.74 in)
Weight 486 g (1.07 lb)
Installation DIN-rail mounting
Wall mounting (with optional kit)
Environmental Limits Operating Temperature -10 to 60°C (14 to 140°F)
Storage Temperature -40 to 85°C (-40 to 185°F)
Ambient Relative Humidity 5 to 95% (non-condensing)
Standards and Certifications Safety UL 61010-2-201
EN 62368-1(LVD)
EMC EN 55032/35
EN 61000-6-2/-6-4
EMI CISPR 32, FCC Part 15B Class A
EMS IEC 61000-4-2 ESD: Contact: 6 kV; Air: 8 kV
IEC 61000-4-3 RS: 80 MHz to 1 MHz: 20 V/m
IEC 61000-4-4 EFT: Power: 2 kV; Signal: 2 kV
IEC 61000-4-5 Surge: Power: 2 kV; Signal: 2 kV
IEC 61000-4-6 CS: 10 V
IEC 61000-4-8 PFMF
Hazardous Locations Class I Division 2
Railway EN 50121-4
Traffic Control NEMA TS2
Vibration IEC 60068-2-6
Shock IEC 60068-2-27
Freefall IEC 60068-2-32
Maritime DNV
MTBF Time 2,523,953 hrs
Standards Telcordia (Bellcore), GB
Warranty Warranty Period 5 years
Details See www.moxa.com/warranty


Optical Fiber

Multi-Mode Single-Mode (40 km) Single-Mode (80 km)
Fiber Cable Type OM1 50/125 µm G.652 G.652
800 MHz x km
Typical Distance 4 km 5 km 40 km 80 km
Wavelength Typical (nm) 1300 1310 1550
TX Range (nm) 1260 to 1360 1280 to 1340 1530 to 1570
RX Range (nm) 1100 to 1600 1100 to 1600 1100 to 1600
Optical Power TX Range (dBm) -10 to -20 0 to -5 0 to -5
RX Range (dBm) -3 to -32 -3 to -34 -3 to -34
Link Budget (dB) 12 29 29
Dispersion Penalty (dB) 3 1 1

Note: When connecting a single-mode fiber transceiver, we recommend using an attenuator to prevent damage caused by excessive optical power.
Note: Compute the “typical distance” of a specific fiber transceiver as follows: Link budget (dB) > dispersion penalty (dB) + total link loss (dB).

Weight 0.486 kg
Dimensions 3.6 × 13.5 × 9.5 cm