Cisco 4000 Series Routers

Identifying Your Model in the Cisco 4000 Family of Products

Cisco - Identifying Your Model in the Cisco 4000 Family of Products

Document ID: 14948

Updated: Jul 07, 2005



This document explains how to distinguish a Cisco 4500 Series Router from a 4500-M and a Cisco 4700 Cisco Router from a 4700-M.

Before You Begin


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Components Used

This document is not restricted to specific software and hardware versions.

The information presented in this document was created from devices in a specific lab environment. All of the devices used in this document started with a cleared (default) configuration. If you are working in a live network, ensure that you understand the potential impact of any command before using it.

Identifying your Cisco Model

There are two methods you can use to determine the 4x00 model:

  • Use Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) and do an snmpget for the following mib attribute:

  • Enter the show version command and use the command output and the table below to identify the 4x00 model:

    Model Revision Serial Number Label
    Cisco 4000 Revision A0 440xxxxx C4000
    Cisco 4000-M Revision B0, C 445xxxxx C4000 M+
    Cisco 4500 Revision 0x00 450xxxxx C4500
    Cisco 4500-M Revision B, C, D, E 455xxxxx C4500 M+
    Cisco 4700 Revision B 470xxxxx C4700
    Cisco 4700-M Revision C, D, E, F 475xxxxx C4700 M+

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Updated: Jul 07, 2005
Document ID: 14948