wXa-300 Series

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RedPort wXa-300 Series Satellite Router

The wXa-300 Series Satellite Data Routers

RedPort wXa-300 Series satellite data routers are enterprise-grade appliances that have everything you need to optimize even the most complex networks for the unique needs of satellite Internet users. Provide crew access, increase operational efficiency, optimize data and manage your network. RedPort wXa routers and services make airtime count.
The wXa-300 Series of satellite data routers gives you access to the following capabilities:

  • Firewall/Router
  • Onboard Captive Portal (PIN-code service)
  • Out of Band Management
  • Multi-WAN for Failover and
  • Load-Balancing
  • Shared Web Caching
  • Logging
  • RedPort Email
  • Shared Web Compression
  • Shoreside Captive Portal

wXa-363 Rackmounted

Features and Services

Routing and Logging

Satellite Router

Create and manage even the most complex networks with enterprise-grade features. Experienced networking professionals will find every necessary feature to configure networks as desired.

Firewall & Filtering

Satellite Firewall

Allows you to tightly manage traffic over the satellite link to block unwanted airtime usage. Allows port forwarding, domain-name filtering, network address translation, and detailed whitelisting and blacklisting of websites and services.

Remote Access

Satellite Remote Access

Remotely log-in and manage your local network from any Internet connection.

Web Compression $

Satellite Web-Compression

Transparent proxy service can automatically reduce https data consumption by a factor of 3-5 times, saving on valuable airtime, and accelerating limited satellite data speeds.

Captive Portal $

Satellite Captive Portal

Manage and control crew, passenger and operational data access by user or PIN code across fleets with our server-based captive portal.

Satellite Email $

Satellite Email

RedPort routers include a full POP/SMTP RedPort Mail server. Users can access email via a local web page or by simply entering settings into their preferred email client (such as Outlook or Apple Mail) with up to 20 times acceleration, making RedPort XGate mail the premier choice for satellite email service.

GPS Tracking $

Satellite GPS Tracking

Reliably track vehicles or vessels anywhere in the world. Tracking your assets is now as simple as clicking your mouse and viewing them online. RedPort Tracking offers online maps that display exact location and offer advanced features like geo-fencing.

$ = Premium Service. Monthly Fees May Apply. 

Who Is It Good For?

The wXa-300 series is good for professionals who need to manage a satellite Internet installation for multiple users. The wXa-300 series routers can manage the most complex installations for operational efficiency and crew and passenger access in a marine environment. A networking professional, either on staff, or engaged via RedPort, is recommended for proper configuration.

  • Cargo/Transport Vessels
  • Offshore Oil Rigs
  • Commercial Fishing
  • Basecamps

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The Value Proposition

wXa-300 Series routers have the power needed for even the most complex installations at a much lower cost than comparable routers. Properly configured Premium services will save customers thousands of dollars by preventing runaway airtime and the resulting bill shock.

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 Wi-Fi Router
& Voice Gateway


Optimizer Voice

Data Router


Optimizer Premier

Data Router


Optimizer Enterprise

Data Router

VoIP Gateway
RedPort Crew Satellite Email Optional Optional Optional
Captive Portal for Crew Internet Access

(Shoreside Control of Crew Internet Access)

Shared Web Compression Optional Optional Optional Optional
GPS Tracking Optional Optional Optional Optional
NMEA Repeater
Web Filtering Limited Limited
Quality of Service
Least-Cost Routing
Multi-Level Administration
OBM Out of Band Management Limited
Usage Logging/Web-reporting Limited Limited
Bandwidth Logging Limited Limited Limited
Ethernet LAN Ports 1 1 2 1
Ethernet WAN Ports 1 1 4 3
RJ-11 Analog Ports 0 1 1 0, 1, 4 or 8
WiFi Enabled
Max WiFi Range 30m 46m 46m 46m
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g 802.11 b/g/n 802.11 b/g/n 802.11 a/g
Storage 8Gb SLC SSD AVai 8Gb SLC SSD Available 8Gb SLC SSD
Power Operating Range 9-18V DC 1A 9-18V DC 1A 9-18V DC 2A 9-18V DC 2A
Certifications FCC, CE, RoHS FCC, CE, RoHS FCC, CE, RoHS FCC, CE, RoHS
Compact Dimensions 3.8″ x 2.75″ x 1.0″ (97 x 70 x 25 mm) 3.5″ x 1.8″ x 4.4″ (90 x 47 x 110 mm) 6.3″ x 3.1″ x 2.1″ (160 x 80 x 54 mm) 6.6 x 1.2 x 6.2″ (168 x 30 x 157mm) (313)
10.9 x 2 x 5″ (277 x 50 x 126mm) (323)
Rackmounted Dimensions 19″ 1U Rackmount
Compact Weight 0.22 lbs (0.10 kg) 0.56 lbs (0.25 kg) 1.12 lbs (0.5 kg) 1.86 lbs (0.845 kg) (313)
3.85 lbs (1.75 kb) (323)
Rackmounted Weight 10.25 lbs (4.65 kg)
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Compatible With:

Iridium, Inmarsat, Thuraya, VSAT

Available Models


wXa-313The wXa-313 router comes in a small, compact router box and is available with both wired or Wi-Fi capabilities. This is the perfect router for vessels with a crew size of around 10-15 simultaneous users (or up to around 50 non-simultaneous users) who need advanced satellite routing functionality like shared web caching, PIN-codes, logging, remote management from shore, and more.
The wXa-313 provides the same services and features as the wXa-323 Enterprise, but is designed for smaller installations with fewer resource requirements on the system as a whole.
wXa-313 M Compact 3-Port Metal Wired
wXa-313 MW Compact 3-Port Metal WiFi

wXa-323 Enterprise

wXa-323The wXa-323 Enterprise is a robust data router with management capabilities of up to 200 people (crew, passengers, etc). This router provides ships with advanced satellite routing functionality like shared web caching, email compression, logging, remote management, and much more. It is available in both compact and rackmount sizes.
The wXa-323 Enterprise provides the same services and features as the wXa-313 router, but is designed for large installations with hundreds of users.
wXa-323 M Compact 3-Port Metal Wired
wXa-323 MW Compact 3-Port Metal WiFi
wXa-323 R Rackmount 3-Port Wired

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