EDS-316 – MOXA Unmanaged Switches

USD $ 470.40


Manufacturer Part Number: MOXA EDS-316
OEM Spec Ref 

The MOXA EDS-316 is an exceptional unmanaged switch tailored for robust and efficient network performance in industrial environments. This device is expertly engineered to facilitate reliable network communications without the need for complex management, ensuring stable connectivity and enduring performance.

Key Features:

  • Effortless Plug-and-Play Operation: The EDS-316 is designed for easy deployment without the need for configuration, offering a hassle-free setup that enhances your network operations instantly.
  • High Port Density: Equipped with up to 16 Ethernet ports, this switch can handle a substantial number of connections, making it ideal for applications requiring multiple network devices.
  • Industrial Durability: Constructed with a tough metal casing and designed to withstand extreme temperatures ranging from -40 to 75°C, ensuring reliable operation in harsh industrial conditions.
  • Redundant Power Inputs: Dual power inputs provide continuous service and higher fault tolerance, minimizing downtime and maintaining operations even if one power source fails.
  • DIN-Rail Mountable: Its compact design allows for DIN-rail mounting, making it easy to integrate into any control cabinet or industrial setting.


  • Enhanced Network Reliability: With its unmanaged nature and robust build, the EDS-316 ensures continuous, uninterrupted network service, crucial for critical industrial applications.
  • Scalability: Flexible installation and high port density make the EDS-316 a scalable solution that grows with your network needs, accommodating a wide range of devices.
  • Reduced Operational Costs: By offering a dependable network solution that reduces the need for frequent maintenance or replacements, operational costs are significantly lowered.
  • Improved Safety: The robust design meets various industrial safety standards, ensuring a secure networking environment in any industrial application.


  • Industrial Automation: Perfect for connecting devices in automated production lines, ensuring reliable communication between machinery and control systems.
  • Surveillance Systems: Offers a stable network backbone for security and surveillance systems, enabling high-speed data transmission and connectivity.
  • Transportation and Infrastructure: Ideal for use in transportation systems where consistent and reliable network performance is critical.
  • Energy Management: Suitable for power distribution and energy management systems, ensuring efficient operation and monitoring.

The MOXA EDS-316 Unmanaged Switch stands out as a cornerstone of network reliability and simplicity, providing an effective solution for managing the connectivity of multiple devices in a variety of industrial settings.


Input/Output Interface Alarm Contact Channels 1 relay output with current carrying capacity of 1 A @ 24 VDC
Ethernet Interface 10/100BaseT(X) Ports (RJ45 connector) 16
Auto negotiation speed
Full/Half duplex mode
Auto MDI/MDI-X connection
Standards IEEE 802.3 for 10BaseT
IEEE 802.3u for 100BaseT(X) and 100BaseFX
IEEE 802.3x for flow control
Optical Fiber Refer table 2
DIP Switch Configuration Ethernet Interface Port break alarm
Switch Properties Packet Buffer Size 1.25 Mbits
MAC Table Size 4 K
Processing Type Store and Forward
Power Parameters Input Voltage 12/24/48 VDC
Redundant dual inputs
Input Current 0.34 A @ 24 VDC
Connection 1 removable 6-contact terminal block(s)
Operating Voltage 9.6 to 60 VDC
Reverse Polarity Protection Supported
Overload Current Protection Supported
Physical Characteristics Housing Metal
IP Rating IP30
Dimensions 80.1 x 135 x 105 mm (3.15 x 5.31 x 4.13 in)
Weight 1140 g (2.52 lb)
Installation DIN-rail mounting
Wall mounting (with optional kit)
Environmental Limits Operating Temperature -10 to 60°C (14 to 140°F)
Storage Temperature (package included) -40 to 85°C (-40 to 185°F)
Ambient Relative Humidity 5 to 95% (non-condensing)
Standards and Certifications Safety EN 62368-1
UL 508
UL 60950-1
CSA C22.2 No. 60950-1
EMC EN 55032/35
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: 1 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 ATEX
Class I Division 2
Vibration IEC 60068-2-6
Shock IEC 60068-2-27
Freefall IEC 60068-2-32
Maritime DNV
MTBF Time 2,226,219 hrs
Standards MIL-HDBK-217F
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 1.14 kg
Dimensions 8.01 × 13.5 × 10.5 cm