52-Port Gigabit Smart Managed Stackable Layer 3 Switch with 48 1000Base-T and 4 10Gb Ports


  • High performance Layer 3 switch with 10Gig uplinks
  • Physical stacking up to 8 switches
  • Virtual stacking up to 32 switches
  • 2 x 10GBase-T and 2 x SFP+ uplink ports
  • Redundant Power Supply support
  • Advanced security features
  • Advanced Layer 2 and Layer 3 features

RRP NZ$2399.99

Business Solutions / Switching / Smart Switches / 52-Port Gigabit Smart Managed Stackable Layer 3 Switch with 48 1000Base-T and 4 10Gb Ports


The DGS-1520 Series, a new generation of Lite Layer 3 Stackable Smart Managed Switches, includes four 10 GB ports for uplink or stacking up to a total of eight switches with a total of 80 Gigabit stacking bandwidth. Designed for effortless multi-site network deployments with Zero Touch Provisioning, the DGS-1520 Series is also powerful enough for server and storage applications. For unrestricted Wi-Fi 6 edge device capabilities, PoE models offer four 2.5 GB Base-T ports for Multi-Gigabit connectivity. For SMBs with expanding networks and significant bandwidth growth, the DGS-1520 effortlessly adds highly cost-effective 10 GB connectivity to ensure seamless aggregation between access and core layers.

Stackable Smart Gigabit

Stack up to eight Switches for high-density Gigabit aggregation

Zero Touch Provisioning

Effortless multi-site deployment

Multi-Gigabit Ports

Four 2.5 GB Base-T Ports for Wi-Fi 6 APs (PoE models)

Flexible Stacking or Uplink

10 GB Base-T and/or SFP+ (fiber) Ports for stacking or uplink

High Capacity

Up to 188 Gbps switching capacity per Switch

PoE Capable

Up to 740 Watts PoE budget
(on PoE models)

Power Redundancy

N+1 Redundancy with Dual Power Supply Solution

Advanced Manageability

Supports dynamic routing and selective Q-in-Q tagging





High Availability

The DGS-1520 Series brings reliable, yet affordable, Gigabit connectivity with four 10-Gigabit ports (two 10G Base-T and two 10G SFP+) for high-speed uplink or stacking. Boost your network performance, simplify your network infrastructure, improve bandwidth and reduce cabling complexity.






Zero Touch Provisioning

Zero Touch provisioning is perfect for multi-site network expansions. Simply preconfigure your network settings in a centralized location, then install the DGS-1520 switches for effortless deployments.





Multi-Gigabit Support

Multi-Gigabit ports on the DGS-1520 Series switch (PoE models only) support 100 MB / 1 GB / 2.5 GB speeds to maximize various device capabilities, such as Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) access points, which can often exceed single Gigabit speeds.

* For DGS-1520-28MP & DGS-1520-52MP only





Powerful Stacking Capability

Stack up to eight DGS-1520 switches with a total of 80 GB stacking bandwidth using hybrid mode (copper and/or fiber), increasing flexibility, scalability, and cost effectiveness for SMBs.



Minimize Outages with Power Redundancy *non-PoE models only

For a more resilient network infrastructure, connect up to four DGS-1520 switches (non-PoE models only) with the DPS-520 PoE redundant power supply system through the management port and actively back-up four devices to significantly reduce power redundancy costs.

  • Auto Discovery: Automatically detect power requirements of connected PD devices.
  • RPS Port Priority: Enables administrators to define RPS failover policy.
  • Status Reporting: Administrators can connect via web browser to remotely monitor DPS-520 status.



Low Network Latency,
High PoE Budget

High Gigabit-port density with up to 188 GB total switching capacity, and up to 30 W per port with 370 W total PoE budget to power your PoE-enabled devices.





Enhanced Manageability for Peace of Mind

Network Management software

D-View 8 is a comprehensive wired and wireless network management tool based on the server and probe architecture, supporting the troubleshooting, configuration, performance and security of your network.

D-Link Network Assistant

Built upon a highly-intuitive user interface, the D-Link Network Assistant (DNA) simplifies device configuration using the D-Link Discovery Protocol, auto-detecting supported devices and displaying them for port-level configurations.

Application Scenario

Switch Type :Layer 3
Type of Port Required :Gigabit Copper|Gigabit Fibre|10 Gigabit Copper|10 Gigabit Fibre
Number of Ports :48 - 52
PoE Type Required :None
High Speed Stacking :Yes
Design :Desktop|Rackmountable
1000Base-T ports :48 Ports
Switching Capacity :176 Gbps
QoS :Yes
Spanning Tree Protocol :Yes
Link Aggregation :Yes
VLAN :4K Groups
Surveillance VLAN :Yes
Jumbo Frame :12K bytes
Voice VLAN :Yes
IGMP Snooping :Yes
802.1X Access Control :Yes
DHCP Server Screening :Yes
Cable Diagnostics :Yes
Energy Saving Technology :EEE Compliant|D-Link Green|RoHS 6 Compliant
19" Rack Mountable :Yes
Fans :2
Built-in PSU :Yes
Dimensions (Size) :441 x 207 x 44 mm
Web-based GUI :Yes
Command Line Interface :Yes
Types of ports :10Gb SFP+ Ports|SFP Ports|Gigabit Ports|10Gb Copper Ports
10Gb SFP+ ports :2 ports
Static Routing :Yes
10GBase-T ports :2 ports
Switch Series :DGS-1520 Series

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