The Vanilla network is built upon Mikrotik hardware. We resell all models of Mikrotik routers and use them for fixed wireless, fibre installations and our core backbone.

mikrotik router

RB750UPr2 (hEX Poe lite)

The hEX PoE lite is a small five port ethernet router in a plastic case, it has a USB 2.0 port and PoE output.

Cost: R949 (incl.)

mikrotik router

RB750Gr3 (hEX)

The hEX is a third generation 'RB750'. It's a small five port gigabit ethernet router with more functionality than we think it should have, and will work for speeds from 500-900 Mbps.

Cost: R1099 (incl.)

mikrotik hEX S router

RB760iGS (Hex S)

The hEX S is a five port Gigabit Ethernet router for locations where wireless connectivity is not required. Compared to the hEX, the hEX S also features an SFP port and PoE output on the last port.

Cost: R1199 (incl.)

mikrotik hAP ac2 router

hAP ac2

The hAP ac2 is a five port Gigabit Ethernet & wireless router with great features.

Cost: R1149 (incl.)

mikrotik hAP ac3 router

hAP ac3

A wireless dual-band router with 5 Gigabit Ethernet ports and external high gain antennas for more coverage

Cost: R1499 (incl.)

mikrotik router RB4011


RB-4011 by MikroTik RouterBoard is a multi-port device which runs an ARM architecture CPU for higher performance.

Cost: price on request due to exchange rate fluctuations

mikrotik router CCR1009

CCR1009 SFP+

The most powerful Ethernet router based on the cutting edge TILERA 9 core CPU. The CCR1009 has dual power supplies built in for redundancy (if one power line fails, the other one will take over automatically)

Cost: price on request due to exchange rate fluctuations

Details hEX Poe lite hEX hEX S hAP AC2 hAP AC3 RB4011 CCR1009 SFP+
aka RB750UPr2 RB750 RB760i RB-HAPAC2 RB-HAPAC3 Business Business Pro
CPU MIPSBE QCA9531 MMIPS MT7621A MMIPS MT7621A IPQ-4018 ARM IPQ-4019 AL21400 TLR4-00980CG-10CE
CPU nominal frequency 650 MHz 880 MHz 880 MHz 716 MHz 716 MHz 1.4 GHz 1.2 GHz
CPU core count 1 2 2 4 4 4 9
Size of RAM 64 MB 256 MB 256 MB 128 MB 256 MB 1 GB 2 GB
Ethernet ports 10/100/1000 5 5 5 5 5 10 8
SFP ports No No 1 No No 1 2
PoE In Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
PoE Out Yes No Yes No Yes Yes No
Wifi No No No Yes Yes No No
Observed max speed 50 - 100 Mbps 500 - 900 Mbps 500 - 900 Mbps 500 - 900 Mbps 500 - 900 Mbps 800 - 1000 Mbps 1,000 Mbps
Model RB750UPr2 RB750Gr3 RB760iGS RBD52G-5HacD2HnD-TC RBD53iG-5HacD2HnD RB4011iGS+RM CCR1009
Cost (±) R 949 (incl.) R1,099 (incl.) R1,199 (incl.) R1,149 (incl.) R1,499 (incl.) P.O.R. P.O.R.