Taiko Audio Extreme Switch


Finish polished CHROME

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New batch shipping end of March

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The new Taiko Audio Extreme Switch is an external network device intended to replace and optimize the direct ethernet interface to the Extreme. Milled from a solid block of copper, the Extreme Switch has a smoothly polished Chrome finish, with more finish options to come later. The provided connectivity is one in and one out. To this end, the switch contains one SFP+ input module slot and one SFP+ output module slot that both can be fitted with a range of options.

The input SFP+ slot can be fitted with either an RJ-45 connector module or a Fiber connector module.
The output SFP+ slot can be fitted with either an RJ-45 connector module, a Fiber connector module, or a DAC Cable in a variety of lengths ranging from 0,5 – 7m.


  • Dimensions 21 x 21 x 6 cm / 8.27 x 8.27 x 2.36 inch
  • Weight: 15,7 Kg / 34.61 lbs
  • Color: Chrome Polished
  • 2 SFP+ ports
  • Standard 12VDC SMPS Power Supply included
  • Power consumption ~500mA on 12 VDC
  • Standard DC barrel polarity (middle pin positive +)
  • 5.5 / 2.5mm DC connector
  • Input voltage range 12-19VDC

What is a DAC cable?

A Direct Attach Copper cable or a “DAC cable” is a twinax copper cable terminated with SFP connectors that connects directly the SFP ports (or line cards) within active equipment, such as switches, routers, servers or data storage devices, in a data network.

Finish Options

The first run finish is the Polished Chrome finish.
Black will be added next estimated availability in April.
Natural copper has no confirmed date yet.
The aluminum look (Extreme color) has no confirmed date yet.

More info

Taiko Audio Network Card and Switch Summary and FAQ

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