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Browse the top-ranked list of Gaming Ethernet Switch below along with associated reviews and opinions.

Browse the top-ranked list of Gaming Ethernet Switch below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Top comment

    "love it...It's OK...This product definitely improved my gaming experience....He advised me to put it in a place where I had strong signal (between the dead zone and the router) so that it would work in the portion of the house where the signal was weak."

    "This product definitely improved my gaming experience."

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    Product Description

    NETGEAR Powerline adapters are ideal for deliver high-speed wired and wireless Internet to every room in the home using existing electrical wiring for all your gaming and streaming activities. It's simple to set up - just plug it in and start playing.
    $79.99
    Top comment

    "love it...It's OK...This product definitely improved my gaming experience....He advised me to put it in a place where I had strong signal (between the dead zone and the router) so that it would work in the portion of the house where the signal was weak."

    "This product definitely improved my gaming experience."

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    Product Description

    NETGEAR Powerline adapters are ideal for deliver high-speed wired and wireless Internet to every room in the home using existing electrical wiring for all your gaming and streaming activities. It's simple to set up - just plug it in and start playing.
  2. Top comment

    "Great buy...Worth it!...The best for my gaming and streaming devices....I like the the power port and ethernet ports are all in the BACK, this makes it nice sitting on the desk, the throughput of this switch is great and I actually can tell a difference with my network performance after installing this."

    "The best for my gaming and streaming devices."

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    Product Description

    NETGEAR Nighthawk S8000 8-port Gaming And Streaming switch is a versatile, ultra-performant, easily configurable, sleek designed switch for expert gaming and HD media streaming. It brings low latency and QoS management for ultra-high performance in high demanding gaming and media streaming. Its sleek and modern design makes it the perfect fit for any modern home or small office. The Nighthawk switch comes with an intuitive web application, "one click" comprehensive installation and one-click optimized settings for gaming, media streaming, standard networking, plus two user-defined configurations for total flexibility. The NETGEAR Nighthawk switch includes LIFETIME Hardware Warranty, LIFETIME Technical Chat online support, and 90 days free Technical Phone support.
    $79.99
    Top comment

    "Great buy...Worth it!...The best for my gaming and streaming devices....I like the the power port and ethernet ports are all in the BACK, this makes it nice sitting on the desk, the throughput of this switch is great and I actually can tell a difference with my network performance after installing this."

    "The best for my gaming and streaming devices."

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    Product Description

    NETGEAR Nighthawk S8000 8-port Gaming And Streaming switch is a versatile, ultra-performant, easily configurable, sleek designed switch for expert gaming and HD media streaming. It brings low latency and QoS management for ultra-high performance in high demanding gaming and media streaming. Its sleek and modern design makes it the perfect fit for any modern home or small office. The Nighthawk switch comes with an intuitive web application, "one click" comprehensive installation and one-click optimized settings for gaming, media streaming, standard networking, plus two user-defined configurations for total flexibility. The NETGEAR Nighthawk switch includes LIFETIME Hardware Warranty, LIFETIME Technical Chat online support, and 90 days free Technical Phone support.
  3. Top comment

    "Love it...No lag....Great for gaming and Webb access....It turned out when I got home I didn't really need this but I just had to keep it anyway because when I did use it it work perfectly and the price was not so high that it's better to keep it around whenever so when I need it I've got it and since it's a product I bought from Best Buy I know it won't just be obsolete in a year or two"

    "Great for gaming and Webb access."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR SOHO Ethernet Unmanaged Switches provide easy and affordable network connectivity to small offices and home/offices. With these Plug-and-Play switches, you can quickly and easily expand your network connections to multiple devices, with no configuration required.
    $34.99
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    "Love it...No lag....Great for gaming and Webb access....It turned out when I got home I didn't really need this but I just had to keep it anyway because when I did use it it work perfectly and the price was not so high that it's better to keep it around whenever so when I need it I've got it and since it's a product I bought from Best Buy I know it won't just be obsolete in a year or two"

    "Great for gaming and Webb access."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR SOHO Ethernet Unmanaged Switches provide easy and affordable network connectivity to small offices and home/offices. With these Plug-and-Play switches, you can quickly and easily expand your network connections to multiple devices, with no configuration required.
  4. Top comment

    "love it...Worth it...Great for gaming...It's a switch, it does its job but it's not excellent with a lot of traffic, it was dropping connections a lot and I had to swap it out for one of the 16 port net gear business class switches, issues went away."

    "Great for gaming"

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR SOHO Ethernet Unmanaged Switches provide easy and affordable network connectivity to small offices and home/offices. With these Plug-and-Play switches, you can quickly and easily expand your network connections to multiple devices, with no configuration required.
    Top comment

    "love it...Worth it...Great for gaming...It's a switch, it does its job but it's not excellent with a lot of traffic, it was dropping connections a lot and I had to swap it out for one of the 16 port net gear business class switches, issues went away."

    "Great for gaming"

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR SOHO Ethernet Unmanaged Switches provide easy and affordable network connectivity to small offices and home/offices. With these Plug-and-Play switches, you can quickly and easily expand your network connections to multiple devices, with no configuration required.
  5. Top comment

    "It's ok...No fuss....Helped out my gaming with better WiFi and want to get more cables for more consoles...I purchased this switch and it was extremely simple to set up, simply plug in the AC adapter, connect an Ethernet cable to one of the ports on my router, and it was up and running in less than 5 minutes, and I don't consider myself to be a tech wizard."

    "Helped out my gaming with better WiFi and want to get more cables for more consoles"

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    Product Description

    Expand your network and add network devices with this Linksys five-port gigabit switch, letting you transfer 10 times faster than Fast Ethernet. Five ports offer 5X Ethernet so you can plug and play without missing a beat. Power is reduced to unused ports on this Linksys five-port gigabit switch, saving you money by reducing energy costs.
    $34.99
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    Was $39.99
    Top comment

    "It's ok...No fuss....Helped out my gaming with better WiFi and want to get more cables for more consoles...I purchased this switch and it was extremely simple to set up, simply plug in the AC adapter, connect an Ethernet cable to one of the ports on my router, and it was up and running in less than 5 minutes, and I don't consider myself to be a tech wizard."

    "Helped out my gaming with better WiFi and want to get more cables for more consoles"

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    Product Description

    Expand your network and add network devices with this Linksys five-port gigabit switch, letting you transfer 10 times faster than Fast Ethernet. Five ports offer 5X Ethernet so you can plug and play without missing a beat. Power is reduced to unused ports on this Linksys five-port gigabit switch, saving you money by reducing energy costs.
  6. Top comment

    "No Issues...great hub...Works great for streaming and gaming....I can't speak as to the specs because I don't possess the knowledge /expertise but it has kept up with everything I do."

    "Works great for streaming and gaming."

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    Product Description

    This TP-LINK TL-SG1005D 5-port Gigabit Ethernet switch provides you with high-performance wired connections to improve your network to 1000 Mbps support. An energy-efficient design helps you conserve energy.
    $14.99
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    Was $19.99
    Top comment

    "No Issues...great hub...Works great for streaming and gaming....I can't speak as to the specs because I don't possess the knowledge /expertise but it has kept up with everything I do."

    "Works great for streaming and gaming."

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    Product Description

    This TP-LINK TL-SG1005D 5-port Gigabit Ethernet switch provides you with high-performance wired connections to improve your network to 1000 Mbps support. An energy-efficient design helps you conserve energy.
  7. Top comment

    "Works fine...Good Switch...Great for gaming....I just connected a port from my existing Netgear router to a port on this switch, then connected 2 computers to 2 other ports on the Netgear Fast Ethernet Switch and everything worked perfectly the 1st time."

    "Great for gaming."

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    Product Description

    The 5-port 10/100 Desktop Switch enables the instant connection of up to five Ethernet devices at speeds up to 100 Mbps. Its compact size and durable metal case allow for easy placement anywhere.
    $19.99
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    Was $21.99
    Top comment

    "Works fine...Good Switch...Great for gaming....I just connected a port from my existing Netgear router to a port on this switch, then connected 2 computers to 2 other ports on the Netgear Fast Ethernet Switch and everything worked perfectly the 1st time."

    "Great for gaming."

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    Product Description

    The 5-port 10/100 Desktop Switch enables the instant connection of up to five Ethernet devices at speeds up to 100 Mbps. Its compact size and durable metal case allow for easy placement anywhere.
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    "good deal...No issues...Wired connections are better for gaming and streaming in my opinion....I have 4 unit in my bedroom and 5 unit in my living room that they all have Ethernet connection but my cable router only have 4 jacks for me to use but with the tp-link-8 -port gigabyte switch I hook up every unit using the tp-link and they all are working and some seem to be working faster I love this bad boy, and its plug and play"

    "Wired connections are better for gaming and streaming in my opinion."

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    Product Description

    This Gigabit Ethernet switch features 8 ports that support auto MDI/MDIX for an easy plug-and-play installation. Energy-efficient technology reduces power consumption.
    $24.99
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    "good deal...No issues...Wired connections are better for gaming and streaming in my opinion....I have 4 unit in my bedroom and 5 unit in my living room that they all have Ethernet connection but my cable router only have 4 jacks for me to use but with the tp-link-8 -port gigabyte switch I hook up every unit using the tp-link and they all are working and some seem to be working faster I love this bad boy, and its plug and play"

    "Wired connections are better for gaming and streaming in my opinion."

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    Product Description

    This Gigabit Ethernet switch features 8 ports that support auto MDI/MDIX for an easy plug-and-play installation. Energy-efficient technology reduces power consumption.
  9. Top comment

    "Love it...love it!...I'm hard wired for multi gaming...We are now using this switch as a separate lab environment switch and it is so nice to have a plug-and-play set it and forget it workhorse in the lab environment."

    "I'm hard wired for multi gaming"

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    Product Description

    Now you can put together a powerful, high-speed network on a small scale. NETGEAR's GS116 Copper Gigabit Ethernet Switch lets you build a system that can move even very large files across your network instantly - up to 2000Mbps on each port. The standards-based GS116 helps to protect customers' existing and future network infrastructure investments by painlessly integrating other 10, 100, 1000 devices as well as honoring layer 2 802.1p priority tags. Packed with ease-of-use features, this adaptable switch supports either PC or Macintosh operating systems. The compact size makes it ideal for home, small office, workgroups, departments and conference room environments. Its durable metal case has no fan for silent operation.
    $99.99
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    "Love it...love it!...I'm hard wired for multi gaming...We are now using this switch as a separate lab environment switch and it is so nice to have a plug-and-play set it and forget it workhorse in the lab environment."

    "I'm hard wired for multi gaming"

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    Product Description

    Now you can put together a powerful, high-speed network on a small scale. NETGEAR's GS116 Copper Gigabit Ethernet Switch lets you build a system that can move even very large files across your network instantly - up to 2000Mbps on each port. The standards-based GS116 helps to protect customers' existing and future network infrastructure investments by painlessly integrating other 10, 100, 1000 devices as well as honoring layer 2 802.1p priority tags. Packed with ease-of-use features, this adaptable switch supports either PC or Macintosh operating systems. The compact size makes it ideal for home, small office, workgroups, departments and conference room environments. Its durable metal case has no fan for silent operation.
  10. Top comment

    "Very nice...Great buy...This switch works fine, but really shouldn't be used in a home office unless you can isolate it in a ventilated/cooled closet somewhere....The switch worked straight out of the box and does not require configuring or monitoring so it's excellent for a quick installation in an out of the way location."

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    Product Description

    NETGEAR's unmanaged JGS524 switch makes it affordable to take Gigabit to the desktop. This unmanaged 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet switch provides high-speed connectivity for small office networks at an economical price a savvy business owner can't ignore. All 24 switched 10/100/1000 ports deliver up to 2000Mbps throughput, up to 48Gbps of backplane bandwidth, and Auto Uplink technology to adjust for straight-through or crossover cables. This high-performance switch can combine 10, 100 and 1000Mbps devices within a network, and is conveniently compact for either the desktop or rack mounting. Ideal for work groups, departments or any small network looking for the ultra fast desktop connections.
    $129.99
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    Was $159.99
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    "Very nice...Great buy...This switch works fine, but really shouldn't be used in a home office unless you can isolate it in a ventilated/cooled closet somewhere....The switch worked straight out of the box and does not require configuring or monitoring so it's excellent for a quick installation in an out of the way location."

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    Product Description

    NETGEAR's unmanaged JGS524 switch makes it affordable to take Gigabit to the desktop. This unmanaged 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet switch provides high-speed connectivity for small office networks at an economical price a savvy business owner can't ignore. All 24 switched 10/100/1000 ports deliver up to 2000Mbps throughput, up to 48Gbps of backplane bandwidth, and Auto Uplink technology to adjust for straight-through or crossover cables. This high-performance switch can combine 10, 100 and 1000Mbps devices within a network, and is conveniently compact for either the desktop or rack mounting. Ideal for work groups, departments or any small network looking for the ultra fast desktop connections.
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    "good deal...Works fine...It works right away out of the box, no brainer and the price is very good when it is on sale with $5 off at Best Buy....The color is white but I prefer black or silver, but it's out of sight behind some things on the desk so not a big deal."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR 5-Port Gigabit Ethernet Switch Essentials Edition with plug-and-play and compact design provides an easy, reliable and affordable Gigabit Ethernet connection for your home network. Features include auto-MDI/MDIX, eliminating the need for crossover cables and LED indicators for ease of use. Energy-efficient technology provides power savings.
    $16.99
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    Was $21.99
    Top comment

    "good deal...Works fine...It works right away out of the box, no brainer and the price is very good when it is on sale with $5 off at Best Buy....The color is white but I prefer black or silver, but it's out of sight behind some things on the desk so not a big deal."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR 5-Port Gigabit Ethernet Switch Essentials Edition with plug-and-play and compact design provides an easy, reliable and affordable Gigabit Ethernet connection for your home network. Features include auto-MDI/MDIX, eliminating the need for crossover cables and LED indicators for ease of use. Energy-efficient technology provides power savings.
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    "Works fine...Works well...The TP-LINK - 5-Port 10/100/1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet Metal Switch - Black is a great eternet switch for twice the price....I bought this to extend the number of lines from the router and it works great as a switch."

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    Product Description

    This TP-LINK TL-SG105 5-port switch provides up to 2000 Mbps bandwidth and features QoS for high-speed data transfers. The steel design can be mounted on the wall or on the desktop for plug and play installation.
    $17.99
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    Was $24.99
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    "Works fine...Works well...The TP-LINK - 5-Port 10/100/1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet Metal Switch - Black is a great eternet switch for twice the price....I bought this to extend the number of lines from the router and it works great as a switch."

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    This TP-LINK TL-SG105 5-port switch provides up to 2000 Mbps bandwidth and features QoS for high-speed data transfers. The steel design can be mounted on the wall or on the desktop for plug and play installation.
  13. Top comment

    "Love this...Works well...It is in a TV cabinet and it stays cool without a fan....I ended up buying a second one, so I had enough to network the rest of my house."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR 8-Port Gigabit Switch Essentials Edition is an ideal switch for your home network. It automatically connects to your router or modem using any port. With its stylish case, quiet operation and plug-and-play setup, it is a perfect upgrade to any home network.
    $32.99
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    "Love this...Works well...It is in a TV cabinet and it stays cool without a fan....I ended up buying a second one, so I had enough to network the rest of my house."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR 8-Port Gigabit Switch Essentials Edition is an ideal switch for your home network. It automatically connects to your router or modem using any port. With its stylish case, quiet operation and plug-and-play setup, it is a perfect upgrade to any home network.
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    "Best Brand...Works grest...I would have given it 5 stars if it had a metal case....I am a big fan of net gear products and this one doesn't disappoint."

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    The NETGEAR 8-Port Gigabit Ethernet Switch Essentials Edition with plug-and-play and compact design provides an easy, reliable and affordable Gigabit Ethernet connection for your home network. Features include auto-MDI/MDIX, eliminating the need for crossover cables and LED indicators for ease of use. Energy-efficient technology provides power savings.
    $26.99
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    "Best Brand...Works grest...I would have given it 5 stars if it had a metal case....I am a big fan of net gear products and this one doesn't disappoint."

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    Product Description

    The NETGEAR 8-Port Gigabit Ethernet Switch Essentials Edition with plug-and-play and compact design provides an easy, reliable and affordable Gigabit Ethernet connection for your home network. Features include auto-MDI/MDIX, eliminating the need for crossover cables and LED indicators for ease of use. Energy-efficient technology provides power savings.
  15. Top comment

    "It's Works...Really Good...I plugged in a router, a desktop, an Xbox 360, a TiVo, a printer, and a VoIP phone into this switch and everything worked without any issues instantly....I used it for my video network and picture quality is never lost in all 4 tv's the signal is sent to."

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    Product Description

    NETGEAR's popular FS100 series desktop switches, known for their reliability and performance, provide your LAN with high-speed, 10/100Mbps auto-sensing connectivity for as many as 8 users. Just plug in your Ethernet cables, connect a power cord, and you're ready to go-there's no software to configure. They negotiate to the fastest possible connection and with Auto Uplink technology, these switches automatically figure out if the link needs a straight-through or cross-over connection, and makes the right choice. Existing 10BASE-T devices are easily integrated within higher bandwidth environments, with full wire speeds on all ports of either 10Mbps or 100Mbps. Engineered without the need for internal fans, they operate silently. And each of these very compact switches is housed in a sturdy metal case for years of dependable use. Eight ports provide LAN access for many users. Every port supports up to 200Mbps in dedicated bandwidth and traffic is forwarded flawlessly with automatic flow control. Solidly built in small sizes that are easy to position when space is at a premium. Ideal for conference rooms, class rooms, study groups or small offices. Place it on any flat surface or use the included wall mount kit to tuck it out of the way. Once you connect the hardware, your switch is operating! Auto negotiation takes care of the speed and duplex, while Auto Uplink takes care of the MDI/MDI-X connection. Eliminate the need for toggle switches or special crossover cables. No fan means no noise, which helps maintain a peaceful atmosphere in your busy office.
    $59.99
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    "It's Works...Really Good...I plugged in a router, a desktop, an Xbox 360, a TiVo, a printer, and a VoIP phone into this switch and everything worked without any issues instantly....I used it for my video network and picture quality is never lost in all 4 tv's the signal is sent to."

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    Product Description

    NETGEAR's popular FS100 series desktop switches, known for their reliability and performance, provide your LAN with high-speed, 10/100Mbps auto-sensing connectivity for as many as 8 users. Just plug in your Ethernet cables, connect a power cord, and you're ready to go-there's no software to configure. They negotiate to the fastest possible connection and with Auto Uplink technology, these switches automatically figure out if the link needs a straight-through or cross-over connection, and makes the right choice. Existing 10BASE-T devices are easily integrated within higher bandwidth environments, with full wire speeds on all ports of either 10Mbps or 100Mbps. Engineered without the need for internal fans, they operate silently. And each of these very compact switches is housed in a sturdy metal case for years of dependable use. Eight ports provide LAN access for many users. Every port supports up to 200Mbps in dedicated bandwidth and traffic is forwarded flawlessly with automatic flow control. Solidly built in small sizes that are easy to position when space is at a premium. Ideal for conference rooms, class rooms, study groups or small offices. Place it on any flat surface or use the included wall mount kit to tuck it out of the way. Once you connect the hardware, your switch is operating! Auto negotiation takes care of the speed and duplex, while Auto Uplink takes care of the MDI/MDI-X connection. Eliminate the need for toggle switches or special crossover cables. No fan means no noise, which helps maintain a peaceful atmosphere in your busy office.