New: Catalyst 9200 Switches-Secure, Always on, and IT Simplified

Q: What are Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series Switches?

A: Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series of enterprise-class access switches switches extend the power of intent-based networking and Catalyst 9000 hardware and software innovation to a broader set of deployments.

Compared to the scale and feature richness the of Catalyst 9300 Series switches, Catalyst 9200 Series switches focus on offering right-sized switching for simple branch deployments. With its family pedigree, Catalyst 9200 Series offers simplicity without compromise – it is secure, always on and provides a new level of IT simplicity. These switches also support full IEEE 802.3at PoE+, fixed and modular options with field-replaceable network modules, redundant fans, and power supplies and a variety of uplink modules.

Q: What are the key SKUs in the Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series?

A: The Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series has eight primary 8 fixed SKUs and 4 modular SKUs

  • 48 ports with 10 G fixed uplinks

C9200L-48T-4X: 48 ports data, 10G uplinks

C9200L-48P-4X: 48 ports PoE+, 10G uplinks

  • 24 ports with 10 G fixed uplinks

C9200L-24T-4X: 24 ports data, 10G uplinks

C9200L-24P-4X: 24 ports PoE+, 10G uplinks

  • 48 ports with 1 G fixed uplinks

C9200L-48T-4G: 48 ports data, 1G uplinks

C9200L-48P-4G: 48 ports PoE+, 1G uplinks

  • 24 ports with 1 G fixed uplinks

C9200L-24T-4G: 24 ports data, 1G uplinks

C9200L-24P-4G: 24 ports PoE+, 1G uplinks

  • 48 ports with modular uplinks

C9200-48T: 48 ports data, modular uplinks

C9200-48P: 48 ports PoE+, modular uplinks

  • 24 ports with modular uplinks

C9200-24T: 24 ports data, modular uplinks

C9200-24P: 24 ports PoE+, modular uplinks

Q: Can I stack Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series Switches with the Cisco Catalyst 2960-X/XR Series Switches?

A: These switches do not stack together. Features are packaged differently between these platforms, they use different CPU architectures, and the platforms do not have the same scaling, making stacking with them impossible.

Q: Are the network modules shared between the Cisco Catalyst 9200 and 9300 Series switches?

A: Cisco Catalyst 9300 Series switch network modules cannot be used on Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series switches.

Q: Can Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series switches act as a wired switch?

A: Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series switches provide connectivity for wired endpoints and wireless endpoints by connecting wireless access points. With the SD-Access architecture, the wired and wireless endpoints gets the same experience.

Q: What are the supported uplink modules for Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series switches?

A: Catalyst 9200 Series switches support the following uplink options:

  • 4x 1 Gigabit Ethernet network module
  • 4x 10 Gigabit Ethernet network module

Q: What management ports are available on the Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series switches?

A: Catalyst 9200 Series switches come with a 10/100/1000 Ethernet dedicated management port on the backside of the switch right above the console port. This port is in a separate VRF instance called “Mgmt-vrf” in order to segment the management traffic from the global routing table of the switch.

Q: Can I use both console ports on Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series switches simultaneously?

A: No. When you use the USB console, the RJ-45 console receives the output of the USB console as well. This design allows the administrator to see when the USB console port is in use. This capability is useful for remote administrators.

Q: Do Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series switches support auto-baud on the console port?

A: No.

Q: What type of airflow do Cisco Catalyst 9300 Series switches support?

A: The airflow on Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series switches is “front and sides” to back airflow.

Q: What pluggable transceiver modules do Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series switches support?

A: Refer to the Cisco Transceiver Module Compatibility Matrixes for a complete list: https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/support/ interfaces-modules/transceiver- modules/products-devicesupport-tables- list.html.

Q: What is the power consumption for Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series switches

A: Power consumption by SKU is listed on the data sheet and can be seen in Table3. Table3. Cisco Catalyst 9200 Series power consumption by SKU

Q: What is the SKU mapping between the Cisco Catalyst 2960-X/XR and 9200 Series switches?

A: Refer to Table4.

Table4. Mapping between Cisco Catalyst 2960-X/XR and 9200 Series
Catalyst 2960-X/ XR Series switch PIDs Catalyst 9300 Series switch PIDs Short description
WS-C2960X-24-TD-L

WS-C2960X-24TS-L

WS-C2960X-24TS-LL

C9200L-24T-4X

C9200L-24T-4G

Cisco Catalyst 9200 24 port data only switch
WS-C2960X-24PD-L

WS-C2960X-24PS-L

WS-C2960X-24PSQ-L

C9200L-24P-4X

C9200L-24P-4G

Cisco Catalyst 9200 24 port PoE+ switch
WS-C2960X-48TD-L

WS-C2960X-48-TS-L

WS-C2960X-48TS-LL

C9200L-48T-4X

C9200L-48T-4G

Cisco Catalyst 9200 48 port data only switch
WS-C2960X-48FPD-L

WS-C2960X-48LPD-L

WS-C2960X-48FPS-L

WS-C2960X-48LPS-L

C9200L-48P-4X

C9200L-48P-4G

Cisco Catalyst 9200 48 port PoE+ switch
WS-C2960XR-24TD-I

WS-C2960XR-24TS-I

C9200-24T Cisco Catalyst 9200 24 port data only switch
WS-C2960XR-24PD-I

WS-C2960XR-24PS-I

C9200-24P Cisco Catalyst 9200 24 port PoE+ switch
WS-C2960XR-48TD-I

WS-C2960XR-48TS-I

C9200-48T Cisco Catalyst 9200 48 port data only switch
WS-C2960XR-48FPD-I

WS-C2960XR-48LPD-I

WS-C2960XR-48FPS-I

WS-C2960XR-48-LPS-I

C9200-48P Cisco Catalyst 9200 48 port PoE+ switch
Compare Catalyst 9200 Series models
Catalyst 9200 24 and 48 port, fixed 1 G uplinks Catalyst 9200 24 and 48 port, fixed 10 G uplinks Catalyst 9200 24 and 48 port modular uplinks
C9200L-24T/P-4G, C9200L-48T/P-4G

  • Data and full PoE+ options
  • 24 and 48 ports of 1 G
  • 4 x 1 G SFP fixed uplinks
  • Up to 48 ports of full 30W PoE+
  • SD-Access, Cisco StackWise, MACsec
  • Redundant power supplies and fans
  • Enhanced Limited Lifetime Warranty (E-LLW)
C9200L-24T/P-4X, C9200L-48T/P-4X

  • Data and full PoE+ options
  • 24 and 48 ports of 1 G
  • 4 x 10 G SFP+ fixed uplinks
  • Up to 48 ports of full 30W PoE+
  • SD-Access, Cisco StackWise, MACsec
  • Redundant power supplies and fans
  • Enhanced Limited Lifetime Warranty (E-LLW)
C9200L-24T/P, C9200L-48T/P

  • Data and full PoE+ options
  • 24 and 48 ports of 1 G
  • 4 x 1/10 G, 2 x 25/40 G modular uplinks
  • Up to 48 ports of full 30W PoE+
  • SD-Access, Cisco StackWise, MACsec
  • FRU redundant power supplies and fans
  • Enhanced Limited Lifetime Warranty (E-LLW)

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