GECKO 8TX Lite Managed Industrial Ethernet Switch

Powering your industrial network can be just as complex as it is costly.

That’s why Hirschmann’s GECKO Lite Managed switch provides a cost-effective solution to integrators seeking to employ managed switches for security, diagnostic and redundancy function.

Backed by various industrial protocols, the compact switch offers more port options and bandwidth capabilities.



  • Consolidate infrastructure and lower lifecycle costs through its space-saving design and environmentally friendly power consumption.
  • Seamlessly integrate and manage Systems with simple configuration and remote monitoring capabilities.
  • Optimize network performance and reliability through more port options with increased bandwidth and robust hardware.

Product Features

  • Up to eight Fast Ethernet ports (10/100 Mbit/s) and two Gigabit SFP (100/1000 Mbit/s) slots with inactive port disablement
  • Advanced redundancy protocols: RTSP and MRP client
  • Optimal security: VLANs
  • Industrial protocol: PROFINET
  • Comprehensive remote or on-site management: SNMP, HiDiscovery/Industrial HiVision
  • HTML5 web interface
  • Diagnostic and documentation options: RMON and LLDP
  • Environmentally friendly operation: Less than 3 Watts power consumption
  • 24-Volt DC power supply
  • Supports DIN rail mounting; high resistance to shocks and vibration
  • Operating temperature range of -40°C to +60°C
  • IP30-rated protection

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