Affordable 1GBps 48 port Cisco switch with latest Cisco IOS

I'm in the market to buy a new switch. Please provide me with a list of affordable 1GBps 48 port Cisco switches that have the latest Cisco iOS.
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Have you looked into ? Purchased many switches / routers from there.  Not brand new but guaranteed.
IT GuyNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
Are there any Cisco switched in particular that you recommend?
I've been purchasing a bunch of WS-C3650-48PS

They can dish out the right amount of PoE I need for some features of Cisco Meraki APs.


They also came with Cisco IOS 15.2

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Without knowing what is place in topology (e.g core, access) , purpose, feature requirements (e.g. SFPs and how many SFPs)  and future plans (e.g.  in future uplinks should be upgraded to 10Gb) it is really hard to tell (L2, L3, stacking, POE etc).
If you'll go to and click on "Switch Selector", you can get a comprehensive list of switches with relevant specs.  There are MANY!
IT GuyNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
I just need a simple switch for RJ45 network cable connections to the client computers, server, and internet cable modem.
How much are you looking to spend?

I would check out the link I posted above for Network Craze .. if you need something simple, affordable, and reliable -- I'd buy from them. No this is not an endorsement -- just know from experience and purchasing hundreds of switches, phones, and parts.
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