Peplink Balance Model Comparison

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Model2030 LTEOne21030538058071013502500
Product CodeBPL-021
Ethernet WAN Ports2 (GE)+2 (GE)2/5# (GE)2 (GE)+3 (GE)3 (GE)5 (GE)7 (GE)13 (GE)12 (GE)/4 (GE) & 2 (10G SFP+)*
LAN Ports4 (GE)4 (GE)8/5# (GE)7 (GE)3 (GE)3 (GE)3 (GE)3 (GE)3 (GE)8 (GE)/
2 (10G SFP+)*
Simultaneous Dual-Band 802.11ac/a/b/g/n Wi-Fi APspec_nonespec_none1spec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_none
Embedded 4G LTEspec_none1spec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_none
SIM Card Sizespec_noneMini-SIM (2FF)spec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_none
USB WAN Modem Port11111111111
Recommended Users21-601-601-6025-15050-50050-500300-1000500-20001000-50005000-20000+
Stateful Firewall Throughput3150Mbps200Mbps600Mbps/
Core Functionality
802.1q VLANs supported16161616128128128128128128
Port-Based VLAN
Load Balancing & Failover
Load Balancing Algorithms8888888888
Drop-In Modespec_nonespec_nonespec_none
Inbound Load Balancingspec_nonespec_nonespec_none
InControl Cloud Management
PepVPN/SpeedFusion Functionality
PepVPN %
SpeedFusion Hot Failoverspec_nonespec_nonespec_none^
SpeedFusion WAN Smoothingspec_nonespec_nonespec_none^
SpeedFusion Bandwidth Bondingspec_nonespec_noneAdd-On^
Number of PepVPN/SpeedFusion Peers42/5!2/5!2/5/20~^2/5!2/30&30/100@50/100@3008004000
PepVPN Throughput (256-bit AES)330Mbps60Mbps30Mbps^80Mbps150Mbps150Mbps200Mbps400Mbps800Mbps2Gbps
PepVPN Throughput (No Encryption)360Mbps120Mbps60Mbps^150Mbps
IPsec/L2TP/PPTP VPN Functionality
IPsec VPN (Network-to-Network)5
Number of IPsec Tunnels2222202050150400800
L2TP VPN Server
Recommended PPTP/L2TP VPN Users1515151550501002005001000
AP Controller Functionality
Pepwave AP Series Management
Maximum Number of AP Supported1030103050501002505001500
Remote AP & Multiple Config Profiles Management 6spec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_none
Advanced QoS Functionality
Bandwidth Usage Monitor
QoS for VoIP and E-Commerce
User Groups Bandwidth Control
Web Blocking
Web Filtering Blacklistspec_nonespec_noneLiteLiteFullFullFullFullFullFull
Operating Temperature32° – 104°F
0° – 40°C
LACP (802.3ad) NIC Bondingspec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_none *
Power Consumption15W15W15W15W50W50W50W70W70W230W
1U Rackmountspec_nonespec_nonespec_none
High Availabilityspec_nonespec_nonespec_none
LAN Bypassspec_nonespec_nonespec_nonespec_none
Dual Hot Swap
Power Supply
Warranty1-Year Limited Warranty
1 For a list of supported modems, please refer to
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 license BPL-305-SPF.
~ 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.


Ordering Information for Balance 30 LTE

Balance 30 LTE Verizon, T mobile, AT&T
 Product CodeCarrierEmbedded Modem4G Bands/Frequencies (MHz)3G Bands/Frequencies (MHz)
4G LTEBPL-031-LTE-US-TVerizon/Sprint/
14G LTE:
B2/1900, B4/AWS (XLTE), B5/850, B13/700, B17/700, B25/1900
B1/2100, B2/1900, B4/AWS, B5/850, B8/900
EV-DO Rev.A:
BC0/800, BC1/1900, BC10/800
BPL-031-LTE-E-TEurope/International14G LTE:
B1/2100, B3/1800, B7/2600, B8/900, B20/800
B1/2100, B2/1900, B5/850, B6/800, B8/900

Ordering Information for Balance 30 LTE-A

 Product CodeCarrierEmbedded Modem4G Bands3G Bands
4G LTE-ABPL-031-LTEA-W-TWorldwide14G LTE-A:
B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B7, B8 , B12, B13, B20, B25, B26, B29, B30, B41
WCDMA/HSPA+/DC-HSPA+: B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B8
BPL-031-LTEA-P-TAsia Pacific14G LTE-A:
B1, B3, B5, B7, B8, B18, B19, B21, B28, B38, B39, B40, B41
WCDMA/HSPA+/DC-HSPA+: B1, B5, B6, B8, B9, B19

Ordering Information for Balance 2500

Product CodeProduct NameDescription
BPL-2500Balance 2500(For copper-based LAN). Equipped with 8 (GE) LAN ports and supporting LACP (802.3ad) NIC bonding.
BPL-2500-SFPBalance 2500(For fiber-based LAN). Equipped with two 10G SFP+ LAN ports. See a list of compatible SFP+ modules here.
BPL-2500-2SFPBalance 2500Equipped with two 10G SFP+ WAN ports, four (GE) WAN ports, and two 10G SFP+ LAN ports. See a list of compatible SFP+ modules here.

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Feature Add-On

Product CodeProduct NameDescription
BPL-ONE-LC-5WANWAN Port Activation LicenseDefine LAN 1-3 to WAN 2-5 on Balance One and Balance One Core
BPL-021-LC-WANWAN Port Activation LicenseActivate WAN 3 on Balance 20
BPL-210-LC-WANWAN Port Activation LicenseActivate WAN 3 on Balance 210
PVN-LC-05PepVPN License Key for Velocity and BR1 familyEnables up to 5 PepVPN connections
MAX-HD-020-SPFPepVPN/SpeedFusion 20 Peers License UpgradeEnables up to 20 PepVPN connections
SFN-LC-100SpeedFusion Bonding License Key Enables up to 100 SpeedFusion Bonding peers for Balance 380/580

Technical Specifications

9 AP Controller Basic comes standard with all Balance models. AP Controller Full comes standard with the Balance 305 and above.
10 This feature is only available on the Balance 305 and above.
11 IPsec only supports connection with Cisco, Juniper, Peplink or Pepwave devices.
12 Only valid for customers who have purchased Peplink Balance devices directly from Peplink.

Feature not available in every model. Please refer to model comparison for details.
All specifications are subject to change without notice.