If you need a large quantity of WS-X5234-RJ45 product - call us through our toll-free number at (800) 675 5044 or request a quote at live chat and our sales manager will contact you shortly.
Looking for assistance? Connect with one of our experts
+1 (800) 675 5044 (Toll-Free)
FREE Shipping. We are accepting NET 30 Days Purchase Orders. Get a decision in seconds, without affecting your credit.

Cisco WS-X5234-RJ45 Catalyst 5000 24 Ports Ethernet Switch Refurbished

Availability: In Stock
Part Number#: WS-X5234-RJ45
List Price was: $865.38
Your Price:
You Save: $640.38 (74% off)



Short Description:
WS-X5234-RJ45 Catalyst 5000 24 Ports 10/100TX Switch Module FEC WRED 8021Q ISL RJ45 | Made by Cisco | Refurbished
Product Condition:
Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
90 Days
Product Overview for the Cisco WS-X5234-RJ45 Catalyst 5000 Switch Module

The Cisco WS-X5234-RJ45 Catalyst 5000 24 Ports 10/100TX Switch Module FEC WRED 802.1Q ISL RJ45 is a robust and versatile networking solution designed to meet the demands of modern business environments. In this detailed exploration, we will delve into the key features, specifications, and benefits of this switch module, providing valuable insights for both networking professionals and enthusiasts.

Understanding the Cisco Catalyst 5000 Series

The Cisco Catalyst 5000 Series is renowned for its reliability, performance, and flexibility in meeting the demands of modern networking environments. It serves as a cornerstone for building robust and high-performance networks across different industries and organizations.

Features of Cisco WS-X5234-RJ45 Catalyst 5000 Switch Module

The WS-X5234-RJ45 module offers several features and functionalities tailored to enhance network performance and manageability:

  • Port Density: With 24 ports available, the WS-X5234-RJ45 provides ample connectivity options for devices within the network infrastructure. Each port supports 10/100TX Ethernet connections, enabling seamless communication between network nodes.
  • Fast Ethernet Capability: The module supports Fast Ethernet technology, allowing for swift data transmission at speeds of up to 100 megabits per second (Mbps). This capability ensures efficient data transfer and minimal latency, optimizing network performance.
  • Flow Control (FEC): Flow control mechanisms such as Forward Error Correction (FEC) are integrated into the module to regulate the flow of data and prevent congestion within the network. FEC helps maintain smooth data transmission by managing traffic effectively.
  • Weighted Random Early Detection (WRED): Weighted Random Early Detection (WRED) is a congestion avoidance technique employed by the WS-X5234-RJ45 module. It monitors network traffic and selectively discards packets to alleviate congestion and maintain optimal network performance.
  • VLAN Support (802.1Q and ISL): The module supports Virtual Local Area Network (VLAN) technology, including IEEE 802.1Q and Inter-Switch Link (ISL) protocols. VLAN segmentation enhances network security, efficiency, and scalability by logically dividing the network into isolated broadcast domains.
  • RJ45 Interface: The RJ45 interface featured in the WS-X5234-RJ45 module facilitates easy connectivity with standard Ethernet cables, simplifying installation and deployment processes.

To provide a comprehensive understanding of the WS-X5234-RJ45 module, let's explore its specifications in detail.

  • Form Factor: The module is designed to fit into the Catalyst 5000 series switches, adhering to a specific form factor that ensures physical compatibility with the existing infrastructure.
  • Dimensions: Understanding the physical dimensions of the WS-X5234-RJ45 module is essential for planning and integrating it into a network setup. Accurate dimensions ensure proper spacing and ventilation, contributing to the overall reliability of the networking equipment.
  • Power Requirements: Examining the power requirements of the module is crucial for ensuring it receives adequate power for optimal performance. This information assists network administrators in planning power distribution within the network infrastructure.
  • Environmental Considerations: The module's operational temperature range, humidity tolerance, and other environmental specifications are important factors in determining its suitability for deployment in specific locations or conditions.
  • Compatibility: Checking for compatibility with other Cisco Catalyst 5000 series components and software versions is essential to avoid integration issues and ensure a seamless networking experience.
Benefits of Cisco WS-X5234-RJ45 Catalyst 5000 Module:
  • Scalability: The 24-port configuration of the WS-X5234-RJ45 module allows for scalable network expansion. Organizations can start with a smaller number of connected devices and easily scale up as their requirements grow.
  • Reliability: The inclusion of FEC and WRED contributes to the overall reliability of the module by minimizing errors and effectively managing network congestion. This results in a more stable and consistent network performance.
  • Flexibility: With support for both Fast Ethernet and Ethernet standards, as well as compatibility with VLANs and ISL, the WS-X5234-RJ45 offers a high degree of flexibility. This makes it suitable for a wide range of network configurations and requirements.
  • Simplified Management: The support for 802.1Q VLANs aids in network management by allowing administrators to logically segment the network. This simplifies the organization and administration of devices, enhancing overall network control.
Applications and Use Cases

The Cisco WS-X5234-RJ45 Catalyst 5000 Switch Module finds applications across various networking scenarios and environments:

  • Enterprise Networks: In enterprise settings, the module serves as a core component of network infrastructure, facilitating reliable connectivity and data exchange among employees, departments, and resources.
  • Data Centers: Data centers rely on high-performance networking equipment to support mission-critical operations and applications. The WS-X5234-RJ45 module enhances data center efficiency by providing scalable and resilient network connectivity.
  • Educational Institutions: Educational institutions leverage network switches like the WS-X5234-RJ45 to establish robust communication networks supporting classrooms, administrative offices, and research facilities.
  • Small and Medium-sized Businesses (SMBs): SMBs benefit from the cost-effective and scalable networking solutions offered by Cisco Catalyst switches. The WS-X5234-RJ45 module enables SMBs to build reliable and efficient networks to support their day-to-day operations.
General Information about this Cisco WS-X5234-RJ45
  • Manufacturer: Cisco
  • Part Number or SKU# WS-X5234-RJ45
  • Product Type: Ethernet Switch
  • Product Name: Catalyst 5000 Series 24 Ports Switch Module
  • Line Extension: Catalyst
  • Series Extension: 5000
Technical Specifications


  • 24 x 10/100Base-TX LAN
  • Details: 24 x RJ-45 10/100Base-TX LAN
  • Connectivity Media:
    • Category 5 UTP 10/100Base-TX
    • Category 3 UTP 10Base-T
  • Data Transfer Rate:
    • 10 Mbps Ethernet Half/Full-duplex
    • 100 Mbps Fast Ethernet Half/Full-duplex
Management & Protocols
  • Management:
    • RMON (Remote Monitoring)
    • IGMP Snooping (Internet Group Management Protocol Snooping)
    • IEEE 802.1p QoS (Quality of Service)
    • IEEE 802.1Q VLAN (Virtual Local Area Network)
    • CiscoWorks Management

In summary, the Cisco WS-X5234-RJ45 Catalyst 5000 24 Ports 10/100TX Switch Module FEC WRED 802.1Q ISL RJ45 is a powerful networking solution with a myriad of features and specifications designed to meet the demands of modern business environments. Its robust design, advanced features, and compatibility make it a valuable asset for network professionals seeking a reliable and scalable networking solution. Whether used in small to medium-sized enterprises or larger corporate networks, this switch module delivers the performance, flexibility, and security needed for today's dynamic and ever-evolving digital landscape.

Product Condition:
Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
90 Days

About Refurbished Products

Refurbished products are typically refurbished by an Original Manufacturer or an affiliate of the manufacturer or 3rd party facility. This product may have minor blemishes due to normal product usage and doesn't necessarily come with documentation and software unless indicated, but has been well tested and generally has never had any defects.


Please choose your location for calculate shipping cost.


ALLHDD guarantees that the products will not have defects in material that will affect the product's functionality during the Standard Warranty Period. The warranty period starts when the merchandise/items from our warehouse.

What does ALLHDD.Com warranty cover?

30-days to 3 years warranty:

Replacement or refund. In the case of material defects, we will try to replace the product first. The product will be replaced before the expiration of the original warranty. For any failure of hardware, if we cannot process the replacement of the product(s)/model(s), we will refund the original selling/invoiced price. The shipping costs and sales tax, if any, are non-refundable. ALLHDD retains the right to decide whether the item(s) will process for replacement or refund.

What is not covered by our warranty?

The reason why our warranty does not cover any problem caused by the following conditions:

(a) misuse of hardware; accidental damage; carelessness product(s) damage; shock; temperature beyond the specification of any product; faulty installation; operation; modification of goods;

(b) any misuse outside the instructions in the user manual for any specific product;

(c) damaged caused by other hardware or equipment. The warranty will void if the item is returned with physical damage, damage to the retail box, removed from the box, counterfeit labels/labelled by them, or any modifications of internal and external covers. Data loss or damages to any other equipment we do not cover by our offered warranty.

What is the Manufacturer/Brand Warranty?

In general, a manufacturer's warranty service/support is a written guarantee to the buyer of a product. Its terms assure the replacement or repair of the product, if necessary, within a specified period after the purchase (2-5 years depending on the brand/manufacturer). It is typically included in the price of the product. Products are brand new and sealed and the original manufacturer box is complete with the Manufacturer's genuine warranty. For most of the brand new/retail products that come with the manual and box, exceptions may apply (i.e., Cisco, Juniper Networks).

For the server parts (i.e., Dell, HPE) to get Full coverage of the warranty server must have a full 3- 5 years warranty. However, ALLHDD.COM will cover the warranty duration if any Manufacturer doesn't support the advertised warranty and there is no refund for those.
Final Sale items are non-returnable/refundable in any situation. Any question? please ask our team before the shipment.

Important notes:

We can provide additional warranty service/support for any product you purchase from us if you need additional warranty coverage before finalizing the order from ALLHDD.Com. You need to ask in live chat/help or call us for more information.

Individual product warranty mentioned on each item product description page/detail page.

Free Technical support on purchased items, our expert consultancy over the phone, by email, by live chat, or by remote login.


Shipping Options and Estimated Delivery Time

UPS Shipping Options:

FREE UPS® Ground (Free shipping to all orders for 48 states!)
Estimated delivery time: 4-7 business days

UPS 3 Day Select®
Estimated delivery time: 3 business days

UPS 2nd Day Air®
Estimated delivery time: 1-2 business days, Delivery by 10:30 AM or 2:00 PM

UPS Next Day Air® Standard Overnight
Estimated delivery time: Overnight 2-5 PM, Standard Overnight Delivery.

UPS Next Day Air® - Priority Overnight
Estimated delivery time: Overnight Delivery (Next Business Day) Delivery by 10:30 AM or 12:00 PM

UPS Next Day Air® First Overnight - Early A.M
Estimated delivery time: Overnight 8:00 AM, Early morning, overnight delivery for your time-critical shipments.

UPS® First Overnight - Saturday
Estimated delivery time: Overnight 8:30 AM – Saturday

FedEx Shipping Options:

FedEx Ground®
Estimated delivery time: (4–7 business days in the contiguous 48 states)
*For residential delivery via FedEx Ground use FedEx Home Delivery®
Estimated delivery time: 4−7 business days, based on the distance to the destination.

FedEx Express Saver®
Estimated delivery time: 3 business days (by 4:30 PM to U.S. businesses; by 8:00 PM to residences)
Available throughout all 50 states (except Hawaii and Alaska)

FedEx 2Day®
Estimated delivery time: 2 business days (by 4:30 PM to U.S. businesses; by 8:00 PM to residences)
Available throughout all 50 states

FedEx Standard Overnight®
Estimated delivery time: Next-business-day (by 4:30 PM to U.S. businesses and by 8:00 PM to residences)
Available throughout all 50 states (Hawaii is outbound only)

FedEx Priority Overnight®
Estimated delivery time: Next-business-day (by 10:30 PM to U.S. businesses, noon to most residences)
Available throughout all 50 states

FedEx First Overnight®
Estimated delivery time: Next-business-day (by 8:30 or 9 AM to most areas)
Available throughout all 50 states

Worldwide Shipping Options:

UPS®/FedEx® International Economy

Estimated delivery time: 4-7 business days

UPS®/FedEx® International Priority

Estimated delivery time: 2-4 business days

UPS®/FedEx® Ground Shipping Canada

Estimated delivery time: 5-8 business days

Important notes:

  • The processing of orders with Ground Shipping can take up to 24-48 hours. But we try to process all orders the same day.
  • We are not responsible for weather problems that may affect the delivery of goods by carriers. We cannot guarantee the exact delivery time, regardless of the carriers' claims.
  • If you have any specific delivery time requirements, please contact our customer support and someone from our customer service team will be able to help you.
  • You can estimate the shipping cost from the products detail page, also available on the checkout page
  • The shipping cost depends on box dimensions, weight, and zip/postal code
  • To get a FedEx® delivery service you need to mention it on the checkout page notebox.
  • For urgent shipments, please contact our customer service.
  • Shipping cut off 4:00 PM (Monday-Friday) and available blind drop shipment.