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Whether you manage a small or midsized enterprise, WatchGuard delivers a network security appliance that fits. Use the options below to compare products and choose the solution that best meets your needs.

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WatchGuard® Model WatchGuard Firebox M4600 WatchGuard Firebox M5600
Ideal For No longer being sold, for comparison purposes only No longer being sold, for comparison purposes only
Performance
UTM (Full Scan) 3.5 Gbps 6.3 Gbps
UTM (Fast Scan) 8 Gbps 11 Gbps
Firewall (UDP 1518) 40 Gbps 60 Gbps
VPN (UDP 1518) 10 Gbps 10 Gbps
VPN (IMIX) 2.9 Gbps 3 Gbps
AntiVirus 9 Gbps 12 Gbps
IPS (Full Scan) 3.5 Gbps 6.4 Gbps
IPS (Fast Scan) 13 Gbps 18 Gbps
HTTPS (Full Scan) 2.3 Gbps 2.5 Gbps
VPN Tunnels
Branch Office VPN Tunnels 5,000 Unrestricted
Mobile VPN 10,000 Unrestricted
Hardware
Interfaces 8x1Gb (included); Optional 8x1Gb, 8x1Gb fiber, 4x10Gb fiber, 2x40Gb fiber 8x1Gb, 4x10Gb fiber (included); Optional 8x1Gb, 8x1Gb fiber, 4x10Gb fiber, 2x40Gb fiber
Wireless Models N/A N/A
Networking Features
VLAN 1,000 Unrestricted
SD-WAN Dynamic Path Selection
Supported Security Services
Support License
Access Portal*
SD-WAN
Stateful Firewall
VPN
Basic Security Suite
Application Control
Gateway AntiVirus
Intrusion Prevention Service (IPS)
Network Discovery
Reputation Enabled Defense
spamBlocker
WebBlocker
Total Security Suite
APT Blocker
DNSWatch
IntelligentAV
Threat Detection and Response