8-Port Router

The EdgeRouter offers 2 million packets per second over its eight independent, Gigabit routing ports.

Model: ER‑8

Gigabit Connectivity

The EdgeRouter provides eight independent, RJ45 Gigabit ports to meet the needs of carrier-class networks.

Carrier-Class Reliability

The EdgeRouter delivers uptime performance equal to leading carrier or enterprise technology solutions.

Convenient Rackmount Design

The durable, 1U-high metal chassis allows for convenient mounting in a standard-sized, 19”-wide rack.

Powerful Routing Performance

The EdgeRouter routes up to 2 million packets per second. Use its advanced features to run applications on the customizable open platform.

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EdgeOS - Advanced UI

The intuitive, graphical user interface is easy to learn and makes routing features simple to configure and monitor. It includes an integrated Command-Line Interface (CLI) for convenient access to advanced functions.

Model Comparison

ERLite-3
ERLite-3
ERPoe-5
ERPoe-5
ER-8
ER-8
ERPro-8
ERPro-8
Performance 1 million pps 1 million pps 2 million pps 2 million+ pps
Gigabit RJ45 Ports 3 5 8 6+2*
SFP Ports N/A N/A N/A 2*
PoE N/A 24V/48V Passive PoE N/A N/A
*Two ports can be used as either RJ45 or SFP.