5-port 2.5G Ethernet Switch, Unmanaged
Product Flyers PRE (Pre-introduction)


Information 5-port 2.5G Ethernet Switch
Ethernet Bandwidth (Mbps) 10, 100, 1000, 25000
Ethernet Ports 5
Uplink Ports 0
Supply Voltage (V) 3.3/1.8/1.2/0.8
1588v2 -
SyncE -
Min Temp (°C) 0
Max Temp (°C) 70
Package BGA-277
X x Y Package Dimension (mm) 12 x 12
Software Type DSA driver / Host API
Software Location in development
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The MxL86250C is a highly integrated 2.5G Ethernet switch with five integrated 2.5GBASE-T PHYs. The switch has a low power consumption due to the high integration and advanced technology.
2.5GBASE-T works over the same Cat5e, Cat6 or Cat7 link segments as 1000BASE-T. Networks can benefit from the higher rate without the need to change cable installations.
The part is packaged in a small 12 mm x 12 mm 277 ball BGA package.

  • Wire-speed switching between all ports
  • VLAN, QoS, loop detection, ACL
  • Five integrated 2.5GBASE-T PHYs
  • 2.5GBASE-T, 1000BASE-T, 100BASE-TX and 10BASE-Te link rates
  • Package PG-FCLBGA-277 12mm x 12mm, 0.628 / 0.700 mixed ball pitch
  • Commercial and industrial temperature variants
  • Variants for web-smart applications

  • Standalone five port 2.5G switches with and without uplinks
  • Unmanaged and web-smart switches
  • External switches for gateway SoCs
  • Industrial switches

Documentation & Design Tools

Type Title Version Date File Size
Product Flyers MxL86250_MxL86252 Flyer_021R01.pdf R01 October 2023 1 MB
Product Brochures Ethernet Brochure 002 December 2023 4.1 MB
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Parts & Purchasing

Part Number Pkg Code Min Temp Max Temp Status
MxL86250C-ABE-R BGA-277 0 70 PRE

Part Status Legend
Active - the part is released for sale, standard product.
EOL (End of Life) - the part is no longer being manufactured, there may or may not be inventory still in stock.
CF (Contact Factory) - the part is still active but customers should check with the factory for availability. Longer lead-times may apply.
PRE (Pre-introduction) - the part has not been introduced or the part number is an early version available for sample only.
OBS (Obsolete) - the part is no longer being manufactured and may not be ordered.
NRND (Not Recommended for New Designs) - the part is not recommended for new designs.


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