Product Status - Phased Out


D-Link's DSS-5+ is a powerful 5 port 10/100Mbps desktop switch that is an ideal choice for small workgroups that allows users to simply plug any port to either a 10Mbps Ethernet or 100Mbps Fast Ethernet network for compatibility, convenience, and faster connection.

The D-Link DSS-5+ unmanaged switch, with (5) 10/100BASE-TX ports, is one of the most popular switches in the Express EtherNetwork® product line. It is known for its exceptional performance and quality. The DSS-5+ is compact in size, so that it can be placed anywhere on a desktop. It also comes with a wall mount kit as an installation option so that it can be conveniently mounted on a wall. Its power connector and ports are conveniently located in the rear to avoid messy cables on the desk.

The DSS-5+ is truly a Plug & Play switch, and installation is as easy as 1-2-3. All ports support Auto-MDI/MDI-X, which means whether it is connecting to another switch or to a computer, there is no need for crossover cables. The DSS-5+ will also auto-sense if the network device that it is connected to is running at 10Mbps or 100Mbps, and will automatically adjusts accordingly. Every port supports up to 200Mbps in dedicated bandwidth, and traffic is forwarded flawlessly with automatic flow control. Equipped with a comprehensive LED display, you can monitor the status and activity of every port at a glance.

Lastly, with outstanding performance and quality packed in a small size, affordability, and 24/7 technical support, D-Link’s DSS-5+ is the best choice for networking your home or business.

Product/Performance Specifications

  • (5) Ports 10/100BASE-TX
MAC Address Table Size    
  • 2K
Switch Fabric    
  • 1.0Gbps
Transmission Method    
  • Store-and-forward
Diagnostic LEDs    
  • Per Unit: Power
  • Per Port: Link/Activity, 10/100Mbps
  • Collision
Packet Buffer Memory    
  • 512Kbytes Buffer
Max Power Consumption    
  • 3 Watts (max)

Interface Options

  • 10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX Universal UTP Cable Recognition for Straight-through or Crossover cables
Network Protocol and Standards

  • 802.3 Ethernet, 802.3u Fast Ethernet, 802.3x Flow Control
Electrical & Emissions Summary

  • CE Class B, FCC Class B, VCCI Class B
Power Supply    
  • DC 7.5V/1A
Safety Agency Certifications and Environmental

  • Operating: 0° - 50° C (32° - 122° F)
  • Storage: -10° - 70° C (14° - 158° F)
  • Operating: 10% to 90% RH & Non-Condensing
  • Storage: 5% to 90% RH & Non-Condensing
Physical Specifications


  • (W x D x H) 142 x 115 x 31mm (5.6 x 4.5 x 1.2 inches)
  • 0.5 lbs (0.23 Kg)
Warranty and Support Information

  • 5 Years
  • Free 24/7 Technical Support
Ordering Information

Part Number                             Description
DSS-5+                                      Unmanaged Layer 2 Switch with (5) 10/100BASE-TX Ports Desktop Switch