EDS-2016-ML-T – MOXA Unmanaged Switches

USD $ 728.91


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

The MOXA Unmanaged Switch EDS-2016-ML-T is a robust Ethernet switch designed to strengthen the reliability and simplicity of your industrial network infrastructure. Tailored to operate efficiently in demanding environments, this switch ensures uninterrupted network service with top-tier resilience and ease of deployment.

Key Features:

  • Plug-and-Play Operation: Simplifies network management with a user-friendly design that requires no configuration, enabling immediate operation upon installation.
  • Industrial Durability: Built to survive in harsh industrial environments, it boasts a wide operating temperature range and a rugged metal casing for enhanced durability.
  • High Port Density: Features 16 Fast Ethernet ports, making it ideal for applications requiring high port count in compact spaces.
  • Redundant Power Inputs: Equipped with dual power inputs to ensure consistent power supply and operational reliability.
  • Energy-Efficient: Supports IEEE 802.3az Energy-Efficient Ethernet (EEE) which helps reduce power consumption during periods of low data activity.


  • Enhanced Network Uptime: Continuous service and connectivity are maintained even in adverse conditions, supporting critical industrial applications.
  • Cost-Efficient Networking Solution: Provides a budget-friendly solution without sacrificing performance, ideal for wide deployment in industrial settings.
  • Ease of Installation: Its compact design and flexibility in power options allow for easy installation and integration into various industrial environments.
  • Operational Simplicity: Eliminates the complexity of network management, offering a straightforward, effective networking solution.


  • Manufacturing Plants: Ideal for deployment in automated production lines where durable and reliable network connectivity is crucial.
  • Surveillance Systems: Suitable for integrating a large number of surveillance devices, ensuring continuous data transmission without network interruptions.
  • Building Automation Systems: Plays a significant role in building management systems where network stability and simplicity are key.
  • Outdoor Installations: Designed to withstand environmental challenges, making it perfect for outdoor industrial applications such as transportation and city infrastructure.

The MOXA Unmanaged Switch EDS-2016-ML-T stands out as a dependable cornerstone in MOXA’s lineup of industrial network solutions, offering seamless integration and steadfast performance in diverse industrial settings.


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 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 -40 to 75°C (-40 to 167°F)
Storage Temperature -40 to 75°C (-40 to 167°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