I wanted to ask is there any in depth information or tutorials provided by Netgear on how to setup the Nighthawk XR500 and S8000 switch TOGETHER  for the best performance and to get the most use out of both deivces for gaming,streaming, etc.? One-click optimised configuration presets for the best gaming, streaming, or general networking. Model: GS808E|Nighthawk S8000 Gaming & Streaming Advanced 8-Port Gigabit Ethernet Plus Switch. Seeing as I have not ben able to find any reference to this whatsoever, I would think not - perhaps this remains the domain of managed switches.

Gaming (Optimises Port 1 for a gaming device and Port 8 for Uplink), Media Streaming (Optimises Port 2 for a media streaming device and Port 8 for Uplink), Standard Preset (All ports have equal priorization), Power supply localized to country of sale. I will try to be as specific as I can with my setup and the issues / concerns I'm experiencing. This topic has been closed to new posts due to inactivity. One-click optimized configuration presets for the best gaming, streaming, or general networking. Setup and configuration is simple using the mobile optimized web browser-based configuration GUI. The Nighthawk S8000 switch can go beyond plug-and-play connectivity with advanced L2 switch networking features, allowing businesses to prioritize voice and video traffic with QoS. The Nighthawk S8000 switch connects up to 7 (one port for uplink) high-bandwidth demanding wired devices, allowing you to offload this bandwidth intense traffic from your wireless network for a better user experience in the home.

Subscribe for Updates. With pre-configured and optimized QoS settings that prioritize your gaming activity on the network, you'll have the advantage when taking on your gaming foes. The Nighthawk S8000 switch comes with an intuitive mobile-optimised web browser-based user interface for advanced configuration, with user-friendly pre-configured one-click optimised settings. No, because these are neither stackable nor cloud managed switches. Connect the power adapter to the switch and plug it in. Intuitive web browser-based graphical user interface (GUI), simple enough for everyone, but with rich features and advanced functions for techies, all accessible from your computer or mobile device. In addition, LAGs allow for using multiple ports to create an aggregated connection of up to 4Gbps concurrent throughput to any other link aggregation capable devices, such as NETGEAR ReadyNAS storage or Nighthawk routers*.

I recently purchased the XR500 AND S8000 (bundle from Costco for price of XR500). Three levels of network traffic prioritization and QoS management for ultra-high performance ensure that the connections you chose get the highest priority. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. Subscribe for Updates. We’ll notify you shortly. Re: Setup multiple nighthawk s8000 switches? Low latency connections for the ultimate multi-user/online VR gaming experience and 4K HD video streaming. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. To connect multiple GbE switches for example multiple SX10 (GS810EMX) would be better suited because the 10G ports can be used for the interconnections - offering ten times the bandwidth of a GbE link. Just relax and enjoy your favorite movie! Industry-first "cool-touch" premium zinc-alloy housing for durability and looks, with soft-touch no-slip base. The Nighthawk S8000 switch comes with an easy-to-use setup and configuration user interface, with pre-configured one-touch settings for gaming, media streaming, standard networking and two additional custom user-defined configurations. The blue Power LED on top of the switch …

Pre-configured and optimized QoS helps to reduce buffering and jittery video. The Nighthawk S8000 switch comes with an intuitive mobile-optimized web browser-based user interface for advanced configuration, with user-friendly pre-configured one-click optimized settings. The Nighthawk S8000 switch comes with an easy-to-use setup and configuration user interface, with pre-configured one-touch settings for gaming, media streaming, standard networking and two additional custom user-defined configurations. With rapid installation and configuration, organizing LAN parties for all-night gaming with friends is a just one-click away.

You can also turn off all LEDs (power and Ethernet ports) for distraction-free operation. Choose between low latency gaming, high priority media streaming, standard LAN networking or your own customizable user-defined mode. The sleek and modern design makes it the perfect fit for any modern home or small office. I have read through both user manuals provided by netgear and nothing in mentioned, I have also read countless forums about how the QOS(quality of service) on both devices conflicts with one another? Intuitive web browser-based graphical user interface (GUI), simple enough for everyone, but with rich features and advanced functions for techies, all accessible from your computer or mobile device. The NETGEAR Nighthawk S8000 Advanced 8-Port Gigabit Ethernet Switch is a versatile, ultra-performance, easily configurable network switch designed for expert gaming, 4K UHD media streaming, and home network connectivity. Setup and configuration is simple using the mobile optimised web browser-based configuration GUI. This topic has been closed to new posts due to inactivity.

The Nighthawk S8000 switch connects up to 7 (one port for uplink) high-bandwidth demanding wired devices, allowing you to offload this bandwidth intense traffic from your wireless network for a better user experience in the home. *Only available with Nighthawk routers that support static LAG. Port trunking/Link Aggregation (LAG) allows for increased throughput beyond 1G or to provide redundancy across the link(s).

Choose between low latency gaming, high priority media streaming, standard LAN networking or your own customizable user-defined mode. The Nighthawk S8000 switch comes with an easy-to-use setup and configuration user interface, with pre-configured one-touch settings for gaming, media streaming, standard networking and two additional custom user-defined configurations. Low latency connections for the ultimate multi-user/online VR gaming experience and 4K HD video streaming. In the home or in the office, with link aggregation you will get the fastest file transfers, backups, or gaming, while also providing a redundant connection for fail-over. "One-click" fast set up and configuration with pre-configured and optimised settings. I've been using a Nighthawk s8000 GS808E for some time now & am happy with its performance and software control.

The Nighthawk Pro Gaming SX10 Ethernet Switch gives you multi-gigs worth of gaming capabilities with faster speeds, higher performance, and more control of your game. You can also turn off all LEDs (power and Ethernet ports) for distraction-free operation. The Netgear S8000 itself has the appearance of other Nighthawk series products, which are targeted towards the gaming community. *Only available with Nighthawk routers that support static LAG.

Any help with this would be much appreciated the online diagram ro examples abotu are these . Gaming (Optimizes Port 1 for a gaming device and Port 8 for Uplink), Media Streaming (Optimizes Port 2 for a media streaming device and Port 8 for Uplink), Standard Preset (All ports have equal priorization), Power supply localized to country of sale. That sounds like it would do the job or you could follow the above advice, if you get any issues then try that, WiFi 6 Access Points and devices are the future of WiFi. Ref. Three levels of network traffic prioritization and QoS management for ultra-high performance ensure that the connections you chose get the highest priority. It brings low latency, port prioritization, and Quality of Service (QoS) management for the best experience with demanding applications. Is it possible to configure multiple s8000s as one 'giant switch' & with one software interface? If you followed the setup instructions in your installation guide, in your user manual, or in an article on the NETGEAR knowledge base, you wrote down or bookmarked your switch’s IP address for easy access. then why sell them in some instances bundled together?

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To access your switch, you must know your switch’s password and IP address. WiFi 6 Access Points and devices are the future of WiFi. one 'giant switch' idea: No matter if switches are stacked, daisy chained, in a spoke and hub config, or in a ring (the last one is not possible on this switch class lack of at least STP or RSTP) - the limiting point are always the links between the switches.

As far as I know, you cannot "disable" QoS on the S8000. this setup video made by Netgear is a bit vague on how to get the best out of them both and regarding the OS the online available content online is produced by Netduma. Hi Everyone, I wanted to ask is there any in depth information or tutorials provided by Netgear on how to setup the Nighthawk XR500 and S8000 switch TOGETHER for the best performance and to get the most use out of both deivces for gaming,streaming, etc.? It brings low latency, port prioritization, and Quality of Service (QoS) management for the best experience with demanding applications.

The Nighthawk S8000 switch can go beyond plug-and-play connectivity with advanced L2 switch networking features, allowing businesses to prioritize voice and video traffic with QoS. The NETGEAR Nighthawk S8000 Advanced 8-Port Gigabit Ethernet Switch is a versatile, ultra-performance, easily configurable network switch designed for expert gaming, 4K UHD media streaming, and home network connectivity. Each switch has to be managed individually.

Pre-configured and optimised QoS helps to reduce buffering and jittery video. Subscribe for Updates. We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one. My question is: Is it possible to configure multiple s8000s as one 'giant switch' & with one software interface? BR500 VPN Currently Experiencing Intermittent Connectivity Issues. We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one. With pre-configured and optimised QoS settings that prioritize your gaming activity on the network, you'll have the advantage when taking on your gaming foes. BR500 VPN Currently Experiencing Intermittent Connectivity Issues. Connect the power adapter to the switch and plug it in. Configurable and multi-angle viewable LEDs allows you to see your port status and activity even when you are not looking at the ports. Industry-first "cool-touch" premium zinc-alloy housing for durability and looks, with soft-touch no-slip base.