The micro sized firewall – Quad Core

Main features

Hardware firewall with really compact dimensions

Completely fanless

Motherboard APU2 – 2GB RAM

Quad Core

Consume only 10 Watt

Product nameExpansion slot
Firewall Entry Level 2 NIC APU2 based 2GB RAM
Basic product codes: ap2fel22_17
Expansion: 2 miniPCI express (one with SIM socket), LPC bus, GPIO header, I2C bus, COM2 (3.3V RXD / TXD)
DescriptionSystem Cooling
Embedded router / firewall hardware platform completely fanlessConductive cooling from the CPU and south bridge to the enclosure using a 3 mm alu heat spreader (included).
Main boardFront Panel
. apu2d0. DRAM: 2  GB DDR3-1333 DRAM
. Storage: Boot from m-SATA SSD, SD card (internal sdhci controller), or external USB. 1 SATA + power connector
. 12V DC, about 6 to 12W depending on CPU load. Jack = 2.5 mm, center positive
. Connectivity: 2 or 3 Gigabit Ethernet channels (Intel i211AT on apu2b2, i210AT on apu2b4)
. I/O: DB9 serial port, 2 USB 3.0 external + + 2 USB 2.0 internal, three front panel LEDs, pushbutton
Three front panel LEDs
ProcessorPower Supply
AMD Embedded G series GX-412TC, 1 GHz quad Jaguar core with 64 bit and AES-NI support, 32K data + 32K instruction cache per core, shared 2MB L2 cache.10 Watt
Anodized aluminum168mm x 157mm x 30mm (W x D x H)
PowerAvailable colours
AC adapter with euro plug.
Input voltage 100-240 V AC, 50/60 Hz. Output voltage 12 V DC, maximum current 2A. High efficiency. Jack inner diameter 2.5 mm, outer diameter 5.5 mm, center positive.
Red / Black
Power ConsumptionCertifications
12V DC, about 6 Watt to 12 Watt depending on CPU loadCE (European Conformity) – RoHS
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Drive bay
Storage: 16 or 64 GB mSATA SSD module, MLC flash

List of compatibility of firewall hardware products

pfSensefully compatible
OPNsensefully compatible
Zeroshellfully compatible
IPCopfully compatible
3CXfully compatible
Debianfully compatible
Ubuntufully compatible
Linuxfully compatible


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Device performance analysis

NO VPNBridge474,00 Mbps735,00 Mbps0,028 ms
Nat474,00 Mbps535,00 Mbps0,037 ms
Open VPNAES12868,20 Mbps60,00 Mbps0,055 ms
AES25658,63 Mbps55,00 Mbps0,073 ms
Blowfish79,33 Mbps68,40 Mbps0,057 ms
IPSECAES12849,00 Mbps70,00 Mbps0,061 ms
AES25645,60 Mbps54,20 Mbps0,028 ms
Blowfish44,60 Mbps58,20 Mbps0,083 ms
3DES26,53 Mbps32,00 Mbps0,051 ms

Jitter: In networks, and in particular in IP networks such as the Internet, jitter refers to the statistical variation in the reception delay of the transmitted packets, caused by the internal queues of congested routers.
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