Item #: m1n1wall-2D13-silver-system
Our Price: $270.00


Netgate m1n1wall 2D13 silver

One year Netgate Premium Support subscription included!

The Netgate m1n1wall firewall system provides excellent protection from distrusted internet hosts, and a platform for sophisticated internal network problem solving between internal LANs. Zero moving parts means no fan noise and an extended lifetime.

The Netgate m1n1wall offers superior flexibility, and performance with support at a competitive price point compared to other commercially available firewalls.

The Netgate m1n1wall system utilizes PC Engines ALIX 2D13 network board with 3 LAN, 1 miniPCI slot and pfSense 2.1 software which provide many of the features of expensive commercial firewalls.

Appliance Features:

  • ALIX.2D13 System Boardwith
    • 500 MHz AMD Geode LX800 CPU
    • 3 10/100 Ethernet ports (VIA VT6105M 10/100)
    • 1 miniPCI slot for future expansion (VPN Acceleration, wireless, etc.)
    • 2 USB ports
    • 256 MB DDR DRAM
    • Pre-installed battery
    • I2C header
    • COM2 header
    • internal USB header for port 3 and 4
  • Laser etched silver ALIX case with Ethernet, USB and antenna cutouts
  • 4 GB Industrial SLC CF Card pre-loaded with pfSense 2.1
  • US Plug Style 120 VAC/DC 15V 1.25A 18W Switching Power Supply
  • Assembled and tested

Performance Metrics:

Performance Metrics:

  • NAT:
    • TCP - 86 Mbps
    • UDP - 87 Mbps
  • Filtering enabled, NAT disabled:
    • TCP - 86 Mbps
    • UDP - 87 Mbps
  • Filtering and NAT both disabled:
    • TCP - 86 Mbps
    • UDP - 87 Mbps
  • OpenVPN (AES-256):
    • TCP - 16 Mbps
    • UDP - 16 Mbps
  • OpenVPN (AES-128):
    • TCP - 20 Mbps
    • UDP - 22 Mbps
  • OpenVPN (Blowfish):
    • TCP - 22 Mbps
    • UDP - 22 Mbps
  • IPsec (3DES):
    • TCP - 9 Mbps
    • UDP - - Mbps
  • IPsec (AES-128):
    • TCP - 18 Mbps
    • UDP - 26 Mbps
    IPsec maximum throughput with the VPN1411 accelerator is significantly higher, around 34.6 Mbps for 3DES and 34.2 Mbps for AES.

Software Features:

The m1n1wall arrives pre-loaded with pfSense 2.1 software. If you prefer to load the CF card with your own operating system / software to support your application, we recommend purchasing a kit from our ALIXbox.comstore.

pfSense Description:

pfSense is a free, open source firewall and router platform based on NanoBSD / FreeBSD that includes most all of the features of expensive, commercial firewalls. This next generation pfSense stateful firewall for embedded applications supports:

  • In place upgrades. No need to disassemble your system in order to upgrade, patch or add packages to your CF.
  • Multiple firmware support. Two partitions on the CF, each with their own separate pfSense install means you can test upgrades and rollbacks without impacting your production environment.
  • Ports and package support. FreeBSD packages that are suitable for an embedded platform can be installed and used.

pfSense provides a software packaging system which allows for the extension of functionality beyond its extensive core feature set. Core features include:

  • Stateful firewall based on OpenBSD pf
  • Captive portal with MAC filtering, RADIUS support, etc.
  • NAT support
  • Load balancing
  • VPN: IPsec, OpenVPN, PPTP
  • Dynamic DNS client
  • DHCP Server and Relay functions
  • PPPoE Server
  • Reporting and monitoring features with real time information 

Appliance does not include:

Additional information:

Warranty and Support Information:

Starting February 4, 2014: Your m1n1wall appliance arrives with pfSense 2.1 pre-installed and features a one year subscription to Netgate’s Premium Support. A Netgate Premium Support subscription serves as a life-line for network engineers and IT professional responsible for maintaining the Netgate m1n1wall with pfSense on-site. Netgate Premium Support includes:

  • A dedicated premium support portal
  • One year of pfSense software updates and bug fixes
  • One year of Netgate’s pfSense premium add-ons for pfSense 2.1
  • Unlimited number of tickets/resolutions for the life of the subscription
  • Documentation and Best Practice advice from Netgate engineers
  • Target initial response time of 4 business hours to every ticket
  • Discounted pricing on Netgate consulting and firewall configuration services
  • Advance notice of upcoming products from Netgate
  • In addition, free support for all pfSense questions is available on the pfSense free forum.
  • Additional professional software support subscriptions are also available through the pfSense Premium Portal.
  • Standard 30 day return policy.
  • One year manufacturers warranty.
  • All Specifications subject to change without notice.