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Model: S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC Huawei S5720 Series Switch
Detail: S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC(48 Ethernet 10/100/1000 POE+ ports,4 10 Gig SFP+,with 2 interface slots,with 1150W AC power supply)
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Overview (S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC)

Huawei S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC is advanced Gigabit Ethernet switch that provides rich agile features, based on Huawei Versatile Routing Platform (VRP). With forty-eight Ethernet 10/100/1,000 ports, and four 10 Gig SFP+, the switch provides the ubiquitous service function to ensure consistent user experience, what's more, the special PoE function guarantees constant power supply to meet customers' electricity demand. The Super Virtual Fabric (SVF) function virtualizes the entire network into one device. In addition, the switch supports flexible Ethernet networking, comprehensive VPN tunnel solutions, various security control methods, intelligent deployment, and simple operation and maintenance. The S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC switch is the best choice for the branches of high-quality large- and middle-sized campus networks.

Quick Specs

Figure 1 shows the appearance of Huawei S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC switch.


 Table 1 shows the Quick Specs.

Product Code



· 48 x 10/100/1,000 Base-T,
· 4 x 10 GE SFP+

Memory (RAM)

4 GB


400 MB

MAC Address Table Size

128 MAC

Voltage Required


Rated voltage range: 100V to 240V, 50/60 Hz Maximum voltage range: 90V to 264V, 47 Hz/63 Hz

Power Device

A  AC power supply

Power Consumption Operational

< 183.3W

Forwarding performance

192 Mpps

Switching capacity

598 Gbit/s 

Dimensions (W x D x H)

442 mm x 420 mm x 44.4 mm


10.4 kg

Product Details

Figure 2 shows the front panel of Huawei S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC switch.



Forty-eight  PoE+ 10/100/1000BASE-T ports

Four 10GE SFP+ ports

USB port

USB port

One mini USB port

ETH management port

Figure 3 shows the back panel of Huawei S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC switch.



Ground screw

ESN label

Rear card slot 1

Rear card slot 2

Power module slot 2

Power module slot 1

*The ground screw is used with a ground cable.

* You can draw the ESN label out to view the ESN and MAC address of the switch.

*Rear card slot 1 is a reserved stack card slot.

Recommended Modules

Table 2 shows the recommended modules.



10G-SFP+ Optical Transceiver


10GBase-USR Optical Transceiver, SFP+, 10G, Multi-mode Module(850nm,0.1km,LC)


Optical Transceiver, SFP+, 10G, Multi-mode Module(850nm,0.3km,LC)


Optical Transceiver, SFP+, 10G, Single-mode Module(1310nm,10km,LC)

Power Module


1150W AC Power Module

GE-SFP Optical Transceiver


Optical Transceiver, eSFP, GE, Multi-mode Module(850nm,0.55km,LC)


Optical Transceiver, eSFP, GE, Single-mode Module(1310nm,10km,LC)


Optical Transceiver, eSFP, GE, Single-mode Module(1310nm,40km,LC)


Optical Transceiver, eSFP, GE, Single-mode Module(1550nm,40km,LC)


Electrical Transceiver, SFP, GE, Electrical Interface Module(100m,RJ45)

Compare with Similar Item

Table 3 shows the comparison of Huawei S5720-56C-HI-AC and S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC.




Fixed Ports

48 x 10/100/1,000 Base-T, 4 x 10 GE SFP+

48 x 10/100/1,000 Base-T, 4 x 10 GE SFP+

Power Supply

600W AC power supply

600W/1,150W AC power supply

Forwarding Performance

192 Mpps

192 Mpps

Switching Capacity

598 Gbit/s

598 Gbit/s




Power Consumption

< 183.3W

Without PD: < 188.74W,
With PD: < 1,739W (device: 299W, PD: 1,440W)

Comparison between LI, SI, EI and HI

Huawei S5720 Series Enterprise Switches provides LI (Lite), SI (Standard), EI (Enhanced) and HI (Hyper) models for users. There are some differences among these four versions.

Click this PDF to know more.

Comparison of Huawei S5720-LI, SI, EI and HI Series Switches.pdf

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Specification (S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC)

S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC  Specification

MAC address table

IEEE 802.1d compliance

MAC address learning and aging

Static, dynamic, and blackhole MAC address entries

Packet filtering based on source MAC addresses

MAC address entries: 
S5700S-LI series: 8K, S5700-LI/S5700-SI series: 16K, S5700-EI series: 32K, S5720-EI series: 64K, S5700-HI series: S5700-HI: 32K, S5710-HI: 456K, S5720-HI: 128K



Guest VLAN and voice VLAN



VLAN assignment based on MAC addresses, protocols, IP subnets, policies, and ports

1:1 and N:1 VLAN Mapping

SuperVLAN(supported by the S5700-SI/S5700-EI/S5700-HI series)

Ring protection

RRPP ring topology and RRPP multi-instance

Smart Link tree topology and Smart Link multi-instance, providing the millisecond-level protection switchover


ERPS(G.8032)(supported by the S5700-LI/S5700-SI/S5700-EI/S5700-HI series)


BPDU protection, root protection, and loop protection

BPDU Tunnel


Ethernet OAM (IEEE 802.3ah and 802.1ag)




E-Trunk(supported by the S5700-SI/S5700-EI/S5700-HI series)

BFD for OSPF, BFD for IS-IS, BFD for VRRP, and BFD for PIM (supported by the S5700-EI/S5700-HI series)

MPLS features





Notes: supported by S5710-EI, S5700-HI and S5710-HI

IP routing

Static routing

RIPv1, RIPv2 and RIPng,ECMP(supported by the S5700-SI/S5700-EI/S5700-HI series)

OSPF, OSPFv3, IS-IS, IS-ISv6, BGP and BGP4+ (supported by the S5700-EI/S5700-HI series)

IPv6 features

Neighbor Discovery (ND)


IPv6 ping, IPv6 tracert, and IPv6 Telnet

ACLs based on the source IPv6 address, destination IPv6 address, Layer 4 ports, or protocol type

MLD v1/v2 snooping

6to4 tunnel, ISATAP tunnel, and manually configured tunnel(supported by the S5700-SI/S5700-EI/S5700-HI series)


IGMP v1/v2/v3 snooping and IGMP fast leave

Multicast forwarding in a VLAN and multicast replication between VLANs

Multicast load balancing among member ports of a trunk

Controllable multicast

Port-based multicast traffic statistics

IGMP v1/v2/v3, PIM-SM, PIM-DM, PIM-SSM, MSDP (supported by the S5700-EI/S5700-HI series)


Rate limiting on packets sent and received by an interface

Packet redirection

Port-based traffic policing and two-rate three-color CAR

Eight queues on each port

WRR, DRR, SP, WRR+SP, and DRR+SP queue scheduling algorithms

WRED (supported by the S5710-EI and S5700-HI)

Re-marking of the 802.1p priority and DSCP priority

Packet filtering at Layers 2 through 4, filtering out invalid frames based on the source MAC address, destination MAC address, source IP address, destination IP address, TCP/UDP port number, protocol type, and VLAN ID

Rate limiting in each queue and traffic shaping on ports


User privilege management and password protection

DoS attack defense, ARP attack defense, and ICMP attack defense

Binding of the IP address, MAC address, interface, and VLAN

Port isolation, port security, and sticky MAC


Blackhole MAC address entries

Limit on the number of learned MAC addresses

802.1x authentication and limit on the number of users on an interface

AAA authentication, RADIUS authentication, HWTACACS authentication, and NAC

SSH v2.0

Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS)

CPU defense

Blacklist and whitelist

Access Security

DHCP Relay, DHCP Server, DHCP Snooping, DHCP Security

Management and maintenance

Virtual cable test

Port mirroring and RSPAN (remote port mirroring)

Remote configuration and maintenance using Telnet

SNMP v1/v2c/v3




System logs and alarms of different levels

802.3az EEE (supported by the S5700(S)-LI, S5710-EI, S5700-HI and S5710-HI)

Dying gasp (supported by the S5700-HI, S5710-HI and S5700(S)-LI(except battery LAN switches)

NetStream (supported by the S5710-EI, S5700-HI and S5710-HI)

sFlow(supported by the S5700(S)-LI/S5700-EI/S5700-HI series)


Supports VBST (Compatible with PVST/PVST+/RPVST)

Supports LNP (Similar to DTP)

Supports VCMP (Similar to VTP)

Operating environment

Operating temperature: 0℃–50℃

Relative humidity: 10%–90% (non-condensing)

Input voltage


Rated voltage range: 100 V to 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz

Maximum voltage range: 90 V to 264 V AC, 47/63 Hz


Rated voltage range: –48 V to –60 V, DC

Maximum voltage range: –36 V to –72 V DC

Note: PoE-support switches do not use DC power supplies.


Faq (S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC)

What Is the Working Temperature of the Switch?

· Operating temperature: 0°C to +45°C (altitude 0 to 1800 m)

· Storage temperature: -40°C to +70°C

Does the Switch Support PoE?

Yes, this switch supports the PoE function.

Will the PoE Function of S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC Be Affected When a 110 V Power Source Is Used?

When using Huawei power supply units, Huawei fixed switches supports 110 V AC input power. The power consumption of most powered devices (PDs) is 4 W to 5 W; therefore, 250 W and 500 W power supply units can provide sufficient PoE power for PDs.

Are the Subcards of S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC Hot Swappable?

Yes, it is hot swappable.

How Do I Enable the PoE Function on a Switch?

The PoE function is enabled by default on a PoE switch. A switch configured with PoE modules can provide power to PDs after it is powered on.

 Can a Traffic Policy Be Configured in a Super-VLAN or Sub-VLAN to Make the Traffic Policy Take Effect?

The packets received and sent by the switch configured with VLAN aggregation carry sub-VLAN tags but not super-VLAN tags, so a traffic policy must be configured in all sub-VLANs of a super-VLAN. A traffic policy in the super-VLAN does not take effect.

What Should I Do When Finding a MAC Address Flapping Alarm?

If the alarm is reported only once, ignore it. If the alarm is reported multiple times, find the first and second interfaces where the MAC address is learned. Shut down the second interface to locate the loop. Then adjust the networking to remove the loop.

Does the Switch Support the NAT Function?

The switch does not support the NAT function.

Does S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC Support IPSG?

Yes,the S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC supports IPSG.

How Can I Obtain the MACsec Plug-in and Related Documentation?

By default, switches do not support the MACsec function. The MACsec function is available only when a plug-in is installed on the switch.

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This supplier provided a suitable and free network solution for us on the switch's deployment.

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S5720-56C-PWR-HI-AC-the core device

popular S5720-HI series. It can be used as the core device in our branch network

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technical support is good.

I met some technical matter when I configure it, ccie give us technical support, and all issues had been solved soon, thank you!

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I bought this Huawei 5700 series switch to replace our old cisco switch, very cost-effective.

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support our office networking well

I purchase this switch to support our office networking, works well so far.

Posted on 10/3/2015
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S5720-HI Series-Not Cheap

A kind of Advanced GE switch. Not too cheap.

Posted on 9/20/2015
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with 4 10 Gig SFP+ ports and 1150W/600W AC power supply.

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five stars

product was delivered as promised and works well

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