Updated - NETGEAR's M4100-D12G switch can do a few tricks, like routing, that other affordable smart switches usually can't perform.
Cisco has packed a lot into its Layer 2/3 SG500-28P switch and still kept the price under $1000.
This switch is a great way to go gigabit and see what a smart switch can do for you.
If you've been looking for a gigabit switch for SOHO use that supports jumbo frames, your search could soon be over. NETGEAR is rolling the feature into this consumer-priced gigabit switch for no extra cost. But getting your hands on upgraded product will be tricky in the short term.