Balance Series

Comparison Table

  • Model2020X30 LTE30 ProOneTwo210310X
    Product CodeBPL-021
    BPL-021X-
    LTE
    BPL-031-
    LTE
    BPL-031-
    LTEA
    BPL-ONEBPL-TWOBPL-210
    BPL-310X
    Capacity
    Ethernet WAN Ports2 (GE) +1 (GE)2 (GE)2 (GE)2/5 (GE) #2 (GE)2 (GE) +2 (GE)
    LAN Ports4 (GE)4 (GE)4 (GE)4 (GE)8/5 (GE) #4 (GE)7 (GE)9 (GE)
    Simultaneous Dual-Band 802.11ac/a/b/g/n Wi-Fi APNoYesNoYesYesNoNoNo
    Embedded 4G LTENoYesYesYesNoNoNoYes
    SIM Card SizeNoMini-SIM (2FF)Mini-SIM (2FF)Mini-SIM (2FF)NoNoNoMini-SIM (2FF)
    USB WAN Modem Port [1]11111112
    Recommended Users [2]1-601-601-601-601-6025-15025-15050-500
    Stateful Firewall Throughput [3]150Mbps900Mbps200Mbps400Mbps600Mbps/
    400Mbps #
    1Gbps350Mbps2.5Gbps
    Core Functionality
    802.1q VLANs Supported161616161281281281024
    Port-Based VLANYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Load Balancing & FailoverYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Load Balancing Algorithms88888888
    Drop-In ModeYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Inbound Load BalancingNoNoNoNoNoNoYesYes
    InControl Cloud ManagementYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    PepVPN/SpeedFusion Functionality
    PepVPNYes %YesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    SpeedFusion Hot FailoverNoYesNoYesNo ^No ^YesYes
    SpeedFusion WAN SmoothingNoYes ^NoNo ^No ^No ^YesYes
    SpeedFusion Bandwidth BondingNoYes ^NoNo ^No ^No ^YesYes
    Number of PepVPN/SpeedFusion Peers [4]2/5 !2/5 !2/5 !2/5 !2/5/10/20 ~^2/5/20 ~^2/5 !2/30 &
    PepVPN Throughput (256-bit AES) [3]30Mbps60Mbps55Mbps55Mbps30Mbps150Mbps80Mbps500Mbps
    PepVPN Throughput (No Encryption) [3]60Mbps100Mbps120Mbps120Mbps60Mbps150Mbps150Mbps600Mbps
    IPsec/L2TP/PPTP VPN Functionality
    IPsec VPN (Network-to-Network) [5]YesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Number of IPsec Tunnels25222225
    Remote User AccessYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    L2TP VPN ServerYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    OpenVPN ServerYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    PPTP VPN ServerYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Maximum PPTP/L2TP/OpenVPN Users1515151515151515
    GRE (Network-to-Network)55555555
    AP Controller Functionality
    Pepwave AP Series ManagementYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Maximum Number of AP Supported1030303030303030
    Remote AP & Multiple Config Profiles Management [6]NoYesNoNoNoNoNoYes
    Advanced QoS Functionality
    Bandwidth Usage MonitorYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    QoS for VoIP and E-CommerceYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    User Groups Bandwidth ControlYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Web BlockingYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Web Filtering BlacklistNoLiteNoNoLiteLiteLiteFull
    Hardware
    Operating Temperature-40° – 149°F
    -40° – 65°C
    14° – 113°F
    -10° – 45°C
    -40° – 149°F
    -40° – 65°C
    -40° – 149°F
    -40° – 65°C
    23° – 113°F
    -5° – 45°C
    32° – 104°F
    0° – 40°C
    -40° – 149°F
    -40° – 65°C
    -40° – 149°F
    -40° – 65°C
    LACP (802.3ad) NIC BondingNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
    Power Consumption15W28W28W28W15W40W (max.)15W30W
    1U Rack-mountNoNoNoNoNoNoYesYes
    High AvailabilityNoNoNoYesNoNoYesYes
    LAN BypassNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
    Dual Hot Swap
    Power Supply
    NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
    Certifications
    FCC, CE, RoHSYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Warranty1-Year Limited Warranty

    [1] For a list of supported modems, please refer to https://www.peplink.com/technology/4g3g-modem-support/.
    [2] Recommendation for sizing purposes only. No software restrictions applied.
    [3] Router Throughput and PepVPN/SpeedFusion Throughput is based on Ethernet frame sizes of 1280 or 1518 bytes. Actual performance can vary across different networking environments. Figures apply to the latest hardware revision.
    [4] Number of peer Peplink or Pepwave devices you can connect using SpeedFusion VPN.
    [5] IPsec only supports connection with Cisco, Juniper, Peplink or Pepwave devices.
    [6] Balance 20/30 LTE/One/210/310 comes with AP Controller Standard, which supports up to two configuration profiles with multiple SSIDs, meaning that all APs will share the same configuration, and you can only manage APs on the local physical LAN. Balance 305/380/580/710/1350/2500 comes with AP Controller Pro, which supports multiple configuration profiles with multiple SSIDs, and you can manage remote APs outside the local physical LAN.
    + Balance 20 and 210 have an extra WAN port which can be activated through license key. Click here to learn more.
    # If the WAN Activation License (BPL-ONE-LC-5WAN) is activated, router throughput will be changed to 400Mbps, both number of WAN and LAN will become 5.
    ^ PepVPN is supported on all models. SpeedFusion is an optional feature.
    * Balance 2500 are available different configurations. Please refer to ordering information for details.
    % Balance 20/30 LTE requires firmware 6.1 to support PepVPN.
    ! 2 PepVPN Peers are enabled by default. Can be increased to 5 Peers using license PVN-LC-05.
    & 2 SpeedFusion Peers are enabled by default. Can be increased to 30 Peers with purchase of SpeedFusion Bonding License SFN-LC-30.
    ~ 2 PepVPN Peers are enabled by default. Can be increased to 5 Peers using license PVN-LC-05 or to 20 Peers using license MAX-HD-020-SPF.
    @ 30/50 SpeedFusion Peers are enabled by default for Balance 380/580 respectively. Can be increased to 100 Peers with purchase of SpeedFusion Bonding license SFN-LC-100.

  • Model305310X380380X580580X71013502500SDXSDX ProEPX
    Product CodeBPL-305BPL-310XBPL-380BPL-380XBPL-580BPL-580XBPL-710BPL-135BPL-2500 *BPL-SDX*BPL-SDX-PRO-M2*EPX-M8*
    Capacity
    Ethernet WAN Ports3 (GE)2 (GE)3 (GE)3 (GE)5 (GE)5 (GE)7 (GE)13 (GE)12 (GE)/4 (GE) & 2 (10G SFP+) *2 / 10 (GE)*2 / 10 / 16 (GE)*8-24+
    LAN Ports3 (GE)9 (GE)3 (GE)3 (GE)3 (GE)3 (GE)3 (GE)3 (GE)8 (GE)/
    2 (10G SFP+) *
    8 / 16 (GE)*8 / 16 (GE)*8-24+
    Simultaneous Dual-Band 802.11ac/a/b/g/n Wi-Fi APNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
    Embedded 4G LTENoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
    SIM Card SizeNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNoMini-SIM (2FF)Mini-SIM (2FF)Mini-SIM (2FF)
    USB WAN Modem Port [1]121111111220
    Recommended Users [2]50-50050-50050-50050-500300-1000300-1000500-20001000-50005000-20000+500-2000500-20005000-20000+
    Stateful Firewall Throughput [3]1Gbps2.5Gbps1Gbps3Gbps1.5Gbps4Gbps2.5Gbps5Gbps8Gbps12Gbps24Gbps30Gbps
    Core Functionality
    802.1q VLANs Supported102410241024102410241024102410241024102410241024
    Port-Based VLANYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Load Balancing & FailoverYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Load Balancing Algorithms888888888888
    Drop-In ModeYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Inbound Load BalancingYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    InControl Cloud ManagementYesYesYesYes YesYes YesYesYesYesYesYes
    PepVPN/SpeedFusion Functionality
    PepVPNYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    SpeedFusion Hot FailoverYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    SpeedFusion WAN SmoothingYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    SpeedFusion Bandwidth BondingYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Number of PepVPN/SpeedFusion Peers [4]2/30 &2/30 &30/100 @30/100 @50/100 @50/100 @30080040003008004000
    PepVPN Throughput (256-bit AES) [3]150Mbps500Mbps150Mbps500Mbps200Mbps500Mbps400Mbps800Mbps2Gbps600Mbps600Mbps4Gbps
    PepVPN Throughput (No Encryption) [3]150Mbps600Mbps150Mbps500Mbps200Mbps500Mbps400Mbps800Mbps2Gbps1Gbps1Gbps
    2Gbps
    IPsec/L2TP/PPTP VPN Functionality
    IPsec VPN (Network-to-Network) [5]YesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Number of IPsec Tunnels205202050501504008002005001000
    Remote User AccessYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    L2TP VPN ServerYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    OpenVPN Server
    YesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    PPTP VPN ServerYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Maximum PPTP/L2TP/OpenVPN Users5015505010010020050010002005001000
    GRE (Network-to-Network)555555555555
    AP Controller Functionality
    Pepwave AP Series ManagementYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Maximum Number of AP Supported50305050100100250500150025020002000
    Remote AP & Multiple Config Profiles Management [6]YesYesYesYes ^YesYes ^YesYesYesYesYesYes
    Advanced QoS Functionality
    Bandwidth Usage MonitorYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    QoS for VoIP and E-CommerceYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    User Groups Bandwidth ControlYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Web BlockingYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Web Filtering BlacklistFullFullFullFullFullFullFullFullFullFullFullFull
    Hardware
    Operating Temperature32° – 104°F
    0° – 40°C
    -40° – 149°F
    -40° – 65°C
    32° – 104°F
    0° – 40°C
    32° – 104°F
    0° – 40°C
    32° – 104°F
    0° – 40°C
    32° – 104°F
    0° – 40°C
    32° – 104°F
    0° – 40°C
    32° – 104°F
    0° – 40°C
    32° – 104°F
    0° – 40°C
    “32° – 104°F
    0° – 40°C”
    “32° – 104°F
    0° – 40°C”
    32° – 113°F
    0° – 45°C
    LACP (802.3ad) NIC BondingYesNoYesYesYesYesYesYesYes *YesYesYes
    Power Consumption50W30W50W 35W
    (for the main chassis)
    50W 35W
    (for the main chassis)
    70W70W230W80W system
    +330W PoE+ budget”
    140W system
    +420W PoE+ budget”
    300W system & modules +300W PoE+ budget
    1U Rack-mountYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes2U
    High AvailabilityYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    LAN BypassYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesNoNoNo
    Dual Hot Swap
    Power Supply
    NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoYesNoYesYes
    Certifications
    FCC, CE, RoHSYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
    Warranty1-Year Limited Warranty1-Year Limited Warranty1-Year Limited Warranty1-Year Limited Warranty1-Year Limited Warranty1-Year Limited Warranty1-Year Limited Warranty1-Year Limited Warranty1-Year Limited Warranty1-Year Limited Warranty1-Year
    Limited Warranty
    1-Year
    Limited Warranty

    [1] For a list of supported modems, please refer to https://www.peplink.com/technology/4g3g-modem-support/.
    [2] Recommendation for sizing purposes only. No software restrictions applied.
    [3] Router Throughput and PepVPN/SpeedFusion Throughput is based on Ethernet frame sizes of 1280 or 1518 bytes. Actual performance can vary across different networking environments. Figures apply to the latest hardware revision.
    [4] Number of peer Peplink or Pepwave devices you can connect using SpeedFusion VPN.
    [5] IPsec only supports connection with Cisco, Juniper, Peplink or Pepwave devices.
    [6] Balance 20/30 LTE/One/210/310 comes with AP Controller Standard, which supports up to two configuration profiles with multiple SSIDs, meaning that all APs will share the same configuration, and you can only manage APs on the local physical LAN. Balance 305/380/580/710/1350/2500 comes with AP Controller Pro, which supports multiple configuration profiles with multiple SSIDs, and you can manage remote APs outside the local physical LAN.
    + Balance 20 and 210 have an extra WAN port which can be activated through license key. Click here to learn more.
    # If the WAN Activation License (BPL-ONE-LC-5WAN) is activated, router throughput will be changed to 400Mbps, both number of WAN and LAN will become 5.
    ^ Balance 380X/580X comes with AP Controller Pro, which supports multiple configuration profiles with multiple SSIDs, and you can manage remote APs outside the local physical LAN.
    * Balance 2500, SDX and SDX Pro are available different configurations. Please refer to ordering information for details.
    % Balance 20/30 LTE requires firmware 6.1 to support PepVPN.
    ! 2 PepVPN Peers are enabled by default. Can be increased to 5 Peers using license PVN-LC-05.
    & 2 SpeedFusion Peers are enabled by default. Can be increased to 30 Peers with purchase of SpeedFusion Bonding License BPL-305-SPF for Balance 305 or SFN-LC-30 for B310X.
    ~ 2 PepVPN Peers are enabled by default. Can be increased to 5 Peers using license PVN-LC-05 or to 20 Peers using license MAX-HD-020-SPF.
    @ 30/50 SpeedFusion Peers are enabled by default for Balance 380/580 respectively. Can be increased to 100 Peers with purchase of SpeedFusion Bonding license SFN-LC-100.