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UniFi Switch
Screws (Qty. 6)
Screw Anchors (Qty. 6)
Power Cord

Installation Requirements

System Requirements

Hardware Overview

System LED

Flashing White


Steady White

Factory defaults, waiting for adoption.

Alternating White/Blue

Device is busy; do not touch or unplug it. This usually indicates that a process such as a firmware upgrade is taking place.

Steady Blue

Successfully adopted by a network and working properly.

Flashing Blue

This is used to locate a device.

When you click Locate in the UniFi Controller software, the System LED will flash blue. The software will also display the location of the UniFi Switch on the map.



PoE Disabled


802.3af/at/bt PoE

Link/Speed/Activity LED


No Link


Link Established at 10 or 100 Mbps

Flashing Indicates Activity


Link Established at 1000 Mbps (1 Gbps)

Flashing Indicates Activity

Ports 1 - 8

RJ45 ports support 10/100/1000 Ethernet connections and 802.3af/at/bt PoE output.

Ports 9 - 10

RJ45 ports support 10/100/1000 Ethernet connections.

Reset Button

This button serves two functions for the UniFi Switch:

  • Restart Press and release the Reset button quickly.
  • Restore to Factory Default Settings Press and hold the Reset button for more than five seconds.

Hardware Installation

You have two options for mounting:

Wall Mounting

Connecting Power

Connecting Ethernet

Software Installation

Download and install the latest version of the UniFi Controller software at ui.com/download/unifi and follow the on-screen instructions.

Note: If you already have UniFi Controller v5.10.x or newer installed, skip to "Adopting the UniFi Switch".

After you have installed the software and run the UniFi Installation Wizard, a login screen will appear for the UniFi Controller management interface. Enter the admin name and password that you created and click Sign In.

You can manage your network and view network statistics using the UniFi Controller management interface.

To adopt the UniFi Switch, proceed to "Adopting the UniFi Switch".

For information on configuring and using the UniFi Controller software, refer to the User Guide on the website: ui.com/download/unifi

Adopting the UniFi Switch

  1. From the UniFi Controller dashboard, click Devices in the left menu bar.

  2. On the Devices screen, locate the UniFi Switch in the list of devices under the Model column. To adopt the UniFi Switch, click Adopt.

  3. The System LED on the UniFi Switch will turn blue to confirm that it has been successfully adopted.




254 x 235 x 60 mm
(10 x 9.25 x 2.36")


3.85 kg (8.49 lb)


Networking(8) 10/100/1000 802.3bt PoE RJ45 Ports
(2) 10/100/1000 RJ45 Ports
ManagementEthernet In-Band

Power Method

100 - 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz Universal Input

Power Supply

AC/DC, Internal, 450W DC

Supported Voltage Range

AC Input: 100 to 240VAC, Max. 6A

Max. Power Consumption
(Excluding PoE Output)



RJ45 PortsPoE, Speed/Link/Activity

ESD/EMP Protection

Air: ± 24 kV, Contact: ± 24 kV

Shock and Vibration

ETSI300-019-1.4 Standard

Operating Temperature

Internal AC/DC @ 450W-40 to 50° C (-40 to 122° F)
Internal AC/DC @ 240W-40 to 60° C (-40 to 140° F)

Operating Humidity

5 to 95% Noncondensing