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D-LINK Expands Green Technology With Next-Gen Power-Saving Switches

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D-Link's best Green switches just got greener. The end-to-end networking solutions provider for consumer and business, and the first company to introduce green technology to computer networking, today expanded its leadership role in the development of energy-saving products and initiatives. It is introducing the second-generation D-Link 5-Port Gigabit Desktop Switch (DGS-2205) which provides up to 73% reduced power consumption without sacrificing network performance.

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I think i have one just like this. Very similar if not identical. It calculates cable length and shuts off unused ports in order to save energy.
 

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so how much actual power do these consume?
 
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so how much actual power do these consume?
no idea. my asus 8 port gigabit switch uses 4.5W according to the sticker on the bottom of it, and i've had it over a year. sounds like someones playing catchup.