Operating system pfSense® CE, OPNSense, IPFire, OpenWRT and all other router systems are supported.
CPU AMD Embedded G series GX-412TC, 1.0Ghz/1.4Ghz quad Jaguar core with 64 bit and AES-NI support, 32K data + 32K instruction cache per core, shared 2MB L2 cache.
Memory 4GB ECC DDR3-1333 DRAM
NICs 1x SFP (intel i210IS) 3 x Gbit (Intel i211AT)
Storage 16GB SSD (possible to upgrade to 60GB)
Graphics -
Power consumption 6W idle, 12W under full load
Ports serial port, 2 USB 3.0 external, 2 USB 2.0 internal, three front panel LEDs, pushbutton, 2 miniPCI express, LPC bus, GPIO header, I2C bus, COM2 (3.3V RXD / TXD)
Cooling Passively cooled
Dimensions 16.8 cm X 15.7 cm
Other can connect 1x WiFi card and 2x LTE modems
Weight 0.785 kg
Manufacturer PC Engines

APU6B4 Router reviews

APU6B4_ROUTER

APU6B4: 1x SFP, 3x Gigabit LAN, Quad Core CPU, 16GB SSD, 4GB RAM

2,937 SEK

(3,671.25 incl. SE 25% VAT)
2,937 SEK 2099-01-01
No reliable estimate of when new stock will be available. Send an email to backorder+APU6@teklager.se to be placed in the backorder queue.

APU6 is similar to APU3, but it includes an SFP port (transceiver needs to be purchased separately). 

The router is shipped assembled, pre-configured, optimized, and ready to use (unless you choose otherwise).

APU router is the most open-source network device you can buy. It comes with open-source BIOS, an open-source operating system of your choice, and open hardware schematics. It's not locked down in any way.

Hardware supports OPNsense, pfSense, Open-WRT, *BSD, and a number of other operating systems.

Things to consider:

Advantages over competing hardware products

  • Completely silent. 0 dB - passively cooled. No moving parts.
  • Small: 16.8 cm X 15.7 cm 
  • Very low power consumption - ~6W. 
  • Very high throughput - 1 Gbit on pfSense, OpenWRT and IPFire
  • CPU has built-in encryption support (AES-NI), allowing for high VPN throughput.
  • Price.

Hardware included:

Advantages over the proprietary solutions:

  • Low total cost of ownership
  • No artificial add-ons are required to make your system fully functional
  • No additional charges for extra features - everything is included. unlimited users, unlimited firewall rules. unlimited VPN accounts.
  • Low power consumption. It won't show on your electric bill.
  • No moving parts. This system is designed to last decades.

Router/Firewall comes assembled, pre-configured and ready to use.