w8 Appliance

Purchase a w8 hardware appliance and any associated software license to receive a 30% discount on both the hardware and software price. Discounts are automatically applied in the cart.

The w8 is a wireless appliance providing network security for small networks, mid-sized branch offices and retail locations. It also includes 2 PoE+ ports that can power 2 external WiFi 6 based access points allowing you to expand your wireless reach. This appliance is ideal for locations with up to 75 users*.


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This appliance is also available as Hardware as a Service. Gain all the benefits of using this appliance to protect your network for a low monthly price. Terms and Conditions.


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The w8 is ideal for environments with up to 75 users*.

Starting at $1,275.00 $892.50!


Tech Specs

Recommended Users*25 – 75
Recommended DevicesUp to 250
ProcessorQuad core Intel Atom C3558
Storage128 GB SATA DOM
Interfaces4x GbE / 2x SFP+ / 2x PoE+
USB Ports2
Wireless802.11 b/g/n/ac MU-MIMO w/ Beam Forming
External Antennas2
Built-in LCDNo
VideoMini USB and RJ45 (serial)
Dimensions (w x d x h)9.8″ x 9.9″ x 1.7″ (250 x 252 x 44mm)
Unit Weight (lbs)4
Shipping Weight (lbs)8
Form FactorDesktop (Rack Mount Option)
Firewall Throughput19.4 Gbps
NGFW Throughput2870 Mbps
Operating Temperature32° – 104°F (0° – 40°C)
Power Supply12V5A Adapter / 54V1.2A Adapter (PoE+)


*Assuming each user has 2-3 devices.

1 Throughput numbers are based on a single LAN to a single WAN transmission in one direction using IPerf with UDP packet size 1500.

2 NGFW throughput is measured with Application Control, IPS, Web Filter, Virus Blocker and Reports.

Ships with power adapter and cable, rubber feet, and 2 WiFi antennas. A rackmount kit is available for purchase separately.


  • Cost-effective, desktop, network security appliance saves energy and space.

  • NG Firewall is pre-installed on the appliance and ready for license provisioning and configuration via ETM Dashboard.

  • Paid software subscription is required with purchase of an appliance. Appliance price does not include a software package.

  • Includes one year hardware warranty (three year warranty is available).

  • Live Support is included in the NG Firewall Complete software package, or as a standalone Live Support subscription.

  • During the first 15 days after receipt of your appliance, you may request a performance upgrade to the next larger appliance. If approved, you will be charged a restocking fee of $150 or 10% of the purchase price, whichever is greater, plus the difference in price between the appliances.

  • Please see our Return Policy and Warranty.