The Netgear 8 port Fast Ethernet Switch is an ideal switch for your home network. It automatically connects to your router or modem using any port, and with a stylish case, quiet operation and plug-and-play setup, it is a perfect upgrade to any home network.Expand your Ethernet network with the Netgear FS208 Ethernet Switch (White) that offers you its Gigabit data transfer efficiency. This FS208 Ethernet Switch features 8 Gigabit ports letting you connect your computers in a home or office network. The Gigabit Ethernet transfer speed enables sharing of files almost instantaneously between the connected systems as well as allows fast video streaming, downloading/uploading, browsing etc. This FS208 8 Port Ethernet Switch also features a switching architecture of the non-blocking kind to provide you the maximum level of throughput at wire speed.