• S6720-EI Series Enhanced 10 GE Switches

    S6720-EI Series Switches


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S6720-EI Series Switches

Industry-leading, high-performance Huawei S6720-EI series fixed switches provide extensive services, comprehensive security control policies, and various QoS features. The S6720-EI can be used for server access in data centers or as core switches for campus networks.

Most Diverse CPE Types

All-10 GE Switch with Up to Six 40 GE Uplink Ports

Provides line-rate 10 GE access ports and 40 GE uplink ports. The S6720-EI series switches are high-performance all-10 GE fixed switches developed by Huawei.

Ultra-High Bandwidth


Supports iStack and configuration-free stacking. The bi-directional stack bandwidth has the capacity of 480 Gbit/s.

Network Operation Mode

SVF for Ultra-Simplified Network O&M

Supports Super Virtual Fabric (SVF) to virtualize the network architecture of core/aggregation switches, access switches, and APs into a single NE for simplified network O&M. The S6720-EI can work as an SVF Parent or an SVF Client.


Product model S6720-30C-EI-24S-AC
Switching Capacity 2.56 Tbit/s 2.56 Tbit/s 2.56 Tbit/s
Forwarding Performance 720 Mpps 1,080 Mpps 480 Mpps
Fixed Ports 24 x 10 GE SFP+, 2 x 40 GE QSFP+ ports 48 x 10 GE SFP+, 2 x 40 GE QSFP+ ports 24 x 10 GE SFP+, 2 x 40 GE QSFP+ ports
Extended Slots One extended slot One extended slot Not supported
MAC Address Table 288k MAC address entries
MAC address learning and aging
Static, dynamic, and black hole MAC address entries
Packet filtering based on source MAC addresses
VLAN Features 4,094 VLANs
Guest VLAN and voice VLAN
VLAN assignment  based on MAC addresses, protocols, IP subnets, policies, and ports
1:1 and N:1 VLAN Mapping
QinQ  and selective QinQ
IP Routing Static routing,  RIPv1, RIPv2, ECMP, and URPF
Policy-based routing
Routing  policy
Interoperability VLAN-Based Spanning Tree (VBST) (interoperating with PVST, PVST+, and RPVST)
Link-type Negotiation Protocol (LNP) (similar to DTP)
VLAN Central Management Protocol (VCMP) (similar to VTP)

For detailed interoperability certifications and test reports, click HERE.

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