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Operating system SonicOS 6.2.x – Wireless
Security Processor 4x1.4GHz
Memory (RAM) 1GB
1 GbE Copper interfaces 10
Expansion Expansion Slot (Rear), 2 USB
Firewall inspection throughput1 1,500 Mbps
Full DPI throughput2 500 Mbps
Application inspection throughput2 1,100 Mbps
IPS throughput2 1,100 Mbps
Anti-malware inspection throughput2 500 Mbps
IMIX throughput3 900 Mbps
SSL Inspection and Decryption (DPI SSL)2 200 Mbps
IPSec VPN throughput3 1,100 Mbps
Connections per second 12,000/sec
Maximum connections (SPI) 150,000
Maximum connections (DPI) 125,000
Single Sign On (SSO) Users 500
VLAN interfaces 50
SonicPoints supported (Maximum) 24


Site-to-Site VPN Tunnels 25
IPSec VPN clients (Maximum) 2 (25)
SSL VPN licenses (Maximum) 2 (200)
Virtual assist bundled (Maximum) 1 (30-day trial)
Encryption/Authentication DES, 3DES, AES (128, 192, 256-bit), MD5, SHA-1, Suite B Cryptography
Key exchange Diffie Hellman Groups 1, 2, 5, 14
Route-based VPN RIP, OSPF
Certificate support Verisign, Thawte, Cybertrust, RSA Keon, Entrust and Microsoft CA for Dell SonicWALL-to-Dell SonicWALL VPN, SCEP
VPN features Dead Peer Detection, DHCP Over VPN, IPSec NAT Traversal, Redundant VPN Gateway, Route-based VPN
Global VPN client platforms supported Microsoft® Windows Vista 32/64-bit, Windows 7 32/64-bit, Windows 8.0 32/64-bit, Windows 8.1 32/64-bit
NetExtender Microsoft Windows Vista 32/64-bit, Windows 7, Windows 8.0 32/64-bit, Windows 8.1 32/64-bit, Mac OS X 10.4+, Linux FC3+/Ubuntu 7+/OpenSUSE
Mobile Connect Apple® iOS, Mac OS X, Google® Android™, Kindle Fire, Windows 8.1 (Embedded)

Security Services

Deep Packet Inspection services Gateway Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware, Intrusion Prevention, DPI SSL
Content Filtering Service (CFS) HTTP URL, HTTPS IP, keyword and content scanning, Comprehensive filtering based on file types such as ActiveX, Java, Cookies for privacy, allow/forbid lists
Enforced Client Anti-Virus and Anti-Spyware McAfee®
Comprehensive Anti-Spam Service Supported
Application Intelligence and Control Yes
Application Visualization Yes


IP address assignment Static, (DHCP, PPPoE, L2TP and PPTP client), Internal DHCP server, DHCP relay
NAT modes 1:1, 1:many, many:1, many:many, flexible NAT (overlapping IPs), PAT, transparent mode
Routing protocols BGP, OSPF, RIPv1/v2, static routes, policy-based routing, multicast
QoS Bandwidth priority, max bandwidth, guaranteed bandwidth, DSCP marking, 802.1e (WMM)
Authentication XAUTH/RADIUS, Active Directory, SSO, LDAP, Novell, internal user database, Terminal Services, Citrix
Local user database 250
VoIP Full H.323v1-5, SIP
Certifications VPNC, IPv6 (Phase 2)
Certifications pending Common Criteria NDPP, FIPS 140-2 (with Suite B) Level 2, ICSA Firewall, ICSA Anti-virus, UC APL
Common Access Card (CAC) Supported
High Availability Active/Standby with stateful synchronization


Form factor Desktop
Power Supply (W) 60W external
Maximum power consumption (W) 16.1
Input power 100 to 240 VAC, 50-60 Hz, 1 A
Total heat dissipation 55.1 BTU
Dimensions 3.5x18x28cm
Weight 1.47 kg / 3.24 lbs
WEEE weight 1.89 kg /4.16 lbs
Shipping weight 2.48 kg / 5.47 lbs
MTBF (Years) 18
Environment 40-105° F, 0-40° C
Humidity 5-95% non-condensing


Regulatory Model (Wired) APL30-0B8
Major regulatory compliance (Wired Models) FCC Class A, ICES Class A, CE (EMC, LVD, RoHS), C-Tick, VCCI Class A, UL, cUL, TUV/GS, CB, Mexico CoC by UL, WEEE , REACH, KCC/MSIP
Regulatory Model (Wireless) n/a
Major regulatory compliance (Wireless Models) n/a

Integrated Wireless

Standards n/a
Frequency bands n/a
Operating Channels n/a
Transmit output power n/a
Transmit power control n/a
Data rates supported n/a
Modulation technology spectrum n/a