Pepwave MAX SD-WAN Router

Pepwave MAX SD-WAN router

Take advantage of Software-Defined WAN (SD-WAN) and Peplink patented SpeedFusion Bandwidth Bonding Hybrid WAN to increase bandwidth and network reliability, for fast and reliable data, VoIP, video streaming and other applications, on the go.

With a Pepwave MAX SD-WAN router, you can use different wired or wireless 4G LTE/3G internet technologies and providers, at the same time or as backup. This gives you more bandwidth than any individual wired or wireless provider can offer and keeps your network up when individual links go down.

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MAX BR1 Mini
MAX BR1 Slim
MAX HD2 Mini
MAX On-The-Go
MAX 700

Frequently Asked Questions


Conventional 4G LTE/3G router has one USB port or one embedded 4G LTE/3G modem to connect to one 4G LTE/3G internet connection. Pepwave MAX SD-WAN router has multiple ethernet USB ports and multiple embedded 4G LTE/3G modems to connect to multiple 4G LTE/3G internet connections.

Each 4G LTE/3G USB modem will be plugged into a different USB port, and each 4G LTE/3G SIM card will be inserted into a different SIM slot of a different embedded 4G LTE/3G modem on the Pepwave MAX router for use simultaneously or as backup.

Each Cable/Broadband/DSL/Fibre internet connection will be plugged into a different ethernet WAN port on the Pepwave MAX router for use simultaneously or as backup as well.


Whether your 4G LTE/3G for business or emergency response, or other kind of private mobile connection is a strictly point-to-point private network connecting to your mobile outposts or a mixed private network with public internet connectivity, you can use it with Pepwave MAX alongside the rest of the wireless private or public internet connections or as or as backup.

You can setup Outbound Policies, on the Pepwave MAX web admin interface, to tell it which 4G LTE/3G for private network traffic and which other ones to use for internet traffic, or any mix and match of them to fit your routing needs.

Please see this blog post on choosing the right model for your needs.

Yes. And it takes only a couple of minutes to setup.

Whether your VoIP phone is in a dedicated VoIP VLAN, or is identified by reserved IP or specific MAC address, you can setup Outbound Policy, on the Pepwave MAX web admin interface, to tell it to always send traffic from the VoIP phone on a particular 4G LTE/3G internet.

Yes. And it takes only a couple of minutes to setup.

You can setup a couple of Outbound Polices on Pepwave MAX web admin interface to tell it to prioritise traffic from a certain VLAN on these 4G LTE/3G connections, whereas another VLAN is enforced on only one 4G LTE/3G.

Outbound Policy features 7x advance algorithms for your every routing needs.

Software Defined WAN for Fast and Reliable Internet On The Go

Pepwave MAX SD-WAN router allows you to use multiple wired and wireless 4G LTE/3G internet connections, of different mobile carriers, at the same time. You can add more bandwidth to your network easily by simply adding extra 4G LTE/3G connection.

If one or more of your 4G LTE/3G internet connection fails, Pepwave will automatically gear traffic to the other 4G LTE/3G internet connections to keep your network always connected.

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Fast and reliable internet on the go with SD-WAN

SpeedFusion Bandwidth Bonding Hybrid WAN

SpeedFusion Bandwidth Bonding Hybrid WAN

Pepwave MAX SD-WAN router can use Peplink’s patented SpeedFusion technology to combine 4G LTE/3G, Fibre, DSL, Lease Line, MPLS, IPVPN, or any mix and match of private and public internet into a single bonded data-pipe to other Peplink Balance or Pepwave MAX SD-WAN routers.

This Hybrid WAN data-pipe bonds bandwidth, secures traffic with industry standard AES 256 bit encryption, and seamlessly gears traffic away from troubled networks.

Learn more about SpeedFusion Bandwidth Bonding Hybrid WAN

MediaFast Content Caching to Reduce Threat Response Time and Bandwidth Usage

Selected Pepwave MAX SD-WAN router models feature MediaFast Content Caching. This allows the SD-WAN router to seamless cache critical app and security updates in its built-in SSD storage, to ensure immediate delivery to vulnerable hosts requesting them, thereby reducing threat response time as well as bandwidth usage.

Video and other web content can also be cached for uninterrupted playback and unlimited access anytime, without additional bandwidth usage and congesting the network.

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MediaFast Content Content Caching

Field Proven. Designed for Critical Application.

Engineered with ruggedness in mind, Pepwave MAX SD-WAN router easily handles situation that would crush lesser equipment.

Selected Pepwave MAX SD-WAN models have are certified:

Shock and vibration resistance (EN 61373:1999, IEC 61373:1999)
Railway applications (EN 50155)
Electromagnetic Compatibility (EN 61000)


Shock and Vibration Resistance


Shock and Vibration Resistance


Railway Applications


Electromagnetic Compatibility

Cloud-based Remote Provisioning, Monitoring and Management

Peplink makes advance functionality easy.

Pepwave MAX SD-WAN router comes with an intuitive and user-friendly web admin interface.

Peplink also provides a cloud-based remote management and monitoring tool – InControl 2. You can register your all your Pepwave devices on InControl 2 and use it to monitor, manage, configure email notifications, or apply new configurations, to hundreds or thousands of devices, in a few clicks.

And you can receive instant push notification, of changes in your network, to your Apple mobile devices with the free Peplink InControl 2 mobile app.

Learn more about InControl 2

See The Deployments

Here are some of the customer deployments from the last Peplink Photo and Video Contest #PeplinkContest

Working and chilling outside in a sunny Friday afternoon.

Wi-Fi internet by Peplink MAX BR1 Slim 4G LTE router running on a 5V USB power bank. #SDWAN #PeplinkContest

Posted by Frontier Computer Corp. BV on Friday, 6 May 2016

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