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Making the Right Choice With MikroTik

India Morgan
2nd September 2019

Founded in 1996, MikroTik are a router software and hardware manufacturer that boast a varied catalogue of multi-purpose wireless devices. With 23 years of experience in networking and wireless installations, MikroTik can provide solutions right from the customer location, up to high-end data centres.

Top 3 Reasons to use MikroTik:


Highly Configurable – Designed to offer the highest level of functional control and flexibility.

Value – Not only are MikroTik devices flexible, but they also provide cost effective carrier-grade routing and network management solutions.

Developed for WISPs – Actively used in WISP solutions since 1995.


With such a varied catalogue, it can be challenging to make the right choice, take a look at our top MikroTik recommendations below:

WIRELESS

MikroTik’s wireless devices cover a broad range of purposes, with their wAP and CAP devices designed with specific use cases in mind. However, the LHG range can act as point-to-point or CPE devices, and many of MikroTik’s wireless products can also be deployed to fill a variety of roles, making them an excellent choice for your clients.

Powerful yet affordable, the mAP 2nD micro access point features a 2.4GHz dual-chain 802.11b/g/n radio, 2 Ethernet ports and comes with full RouterOS capabilities. It is incredibly portable and can accept power from a wide range of sources including USB, PoE and power jack. The mAP can also function as a PoE injector and power an external device, perfect for an additional radio to connect back to your main network.

The RouterBoard RBSXTG-5HPnD-SAr2 is a high speed and cost-effective 5GHz outdoor wireless radio with an integrated 90 degree sector antenna to provide more extensive coverage than previous SXT models. It comes ready with a built-in 14dBi antenna and is also enclosed in special shielding to improve operation in high interference areas.


MikroTik RouterBOARD mAP 2nD 2.4GHz 13dBi Micro Access Point

MikroTik RouterBOARD mAP 2nD 2.4GHz 13dBi Micro Access Point

Powerful, Affordable, Portable MikroTik’s mAP (micro Access Point) is one of the smallest wireless routers around. This tiny device packs in a 2.4GHz dual-chain 802.11b/g/n…

MikroTik RouterBOARD SXT SA 5GHz 14dBi Radio

MikroTik RouterBOARD SXT SA 5GHz 14dBi Radio

The MikroTik RouterBoard RBSXTG-5HPnD-SAr2 is a low cost, high speed 5GHz outdoor wireless radio with an integrated 90 degree sector antenna to provide a wider coverage than…

Offering fibre-like performance the affordable and preconfigured LHG-60 Wireless Wire Dish brings simple 60Ghz connectivity to the high-performance backhaul market. The Wireless Wire Dish provides speed and stability of up to 2Gbps over 1500 meters.


MikroTik LHG-60 Wireless Wire Dish 60GHz PtP Link

MikroTik LHG-60 Wireless Wire Dish 60GHz PtP Link

Affordable 60GHz Backhaul MikroTik's Wireless Wire Dish (RBLHGG-60adkit) brings simple 60GHz connectivity to the high performance backhaul market. Offering fibre-like…

Providing a revolutionary experience and designed to replace Gigabit Ethernet cable completely, the pre-configured Wireless Wire 60GHz link is an easy to operate device for short-range, high throughput backhaul. The unlicensed 60GHz spectrum that the Wireless Wire operates in is far less congested than traditional the 2Ghz or 5GHz spectrums, which means less RF noise and far higher performance and reliability.

Specifically designed for point-to-multipoint deployments, the latest model of the WAP 60Gx3 AP offers phase array 180 degree beamforming to provide connectivity for up to eight 60GHz devices at the same time.


MikroTik Wireless Wire 60GHz PtP Kit

MikroTik Wireless Wire 60GHz PtP Kit

Ground-Breaking 60GHz Point-to-Point The MikroTik Wireless Wire (RBwAPG-60adkit) is a truly revolutionary device for short-range, high throughput backhaul. Designed to…

MikroTik wAP 60GHz Access Point with 180° Antenna Array

MikroTik wAP 60GHz Access Point with 180° Antenna Array

The wAP 60Gx3 AP is a 60 GHz access point specifically designed for point-to-multi-point deployments. Similar to the wAP 60G AP, this new model offers a wider antenna array. The 96…

ROUTERS

Powered by MikroTik RouterOS, MikroTik’s routers are highly configurable with their hEX range being suited to small office and home deployments, while their Cloud Core Routers are a popular choice when high throughput speeds are required.

Firstly, introducing the hEX lite a small 5 port Ethernet router, housed in an aesthetically pleasing plastic case. The hEX lite boasts affordability and ease of use, making it the perfect fit for any SOHO environment.

The hAP ac lite is a compact home access point perfect for client premises, featuring 5 Ethernet ports and 802.11ac dual-band wireless built in. The hAP ac lite is a preconfigured device, meaning that getting this product up and running is a simple process, making it ideal for easy installation at the client’s premises. The unique design also allows for this device to be installed in many different locations. It can be mounted vertically, horizontally, or even wall mounted for added versatility.


MikroTik RouterBOARD hEX Lite Router

MikroTik RouterBOARD hEX Lite Router

The RB750r2 hEX lite is a small five port ethernet router in a nice plastic case.

MikroTik RouterBoard hAP ac Lite - RB952UI-5AC2ND

MikroTik RouterBoard hAP ac Lite - RB952UI-5AC2ND

The RB952Ui-5ac2nD hAP ac Lite is a Dual-concurrent Access Point that provides Wi-Fi coverage for 2.4GHz and 5GHz frequencies at the same time. The device is very small, making it…

Up next is an industry first from MikroTik; the CRS326-24S+2Q+RM is a powerful 40G Cloud Router Switch capable of forwarding 252 Mpps while providing a non-blocking total throughput of 320 Gbps, plus a switching capacity of 640 Gbps. It is also extremely easy to manage and features a full-size USB port for dual power supply, meaning no unexpected downtime for your clients.


MikroTik CRS326-24S+2Q+RM Cloud Router Switch

MikroTik CRS326-24S+2Q+RM Cloud Router Switch

40G Fibre Marking MikroTik's first step into 40G fibre, the CRS326-24S+2Q+RM is a fibre Cloud Router Switch with 24 SFP+ ports and 2 QSFP+ ports. Each QSFP+ (quad-SFP+) port…

The RB2011UiAS-RM is a fantastic low cost, multi-port router that is suitable for less demanding applications. Featuring 5 fast ethernet ports, 5 Gigabit LAN ports and an SFP cage, this router has the flexibility to be installed into any network environment.

An lastly, for cutting edge performance, the RouterBoard Cloud Core Router CCR1009-7G-1C-1S+ packs a punch with 7 Gigabit Ethernet, 1 SFP / Gigabit Ethernet and 1 10Gbps SFP + ports all into a 1U rackmount enclosure. The combination of super-fast Tilera CPU, 2GB of RAM, and independent Ethernet ports, allows this device to achieve a throughput of 18Gbps making it well suited to a business environment with a requirement for multiple routing features and failover capabilities.


MikroTik RouterBOARD RB2011UiAS-RM Gigabit Router

MikroTik RouterBOARD RB2011UiAS-RM Gigabit Router

Low cost, flexible routing The MikroTik RouterBOARD RB2011UiAS-RM is a 10-port router and the perfect low-cost device for less demanding applications. Featuring 5x Gigabit…

MikroTik RouterBOARD Cloud Core Router CCR1009-7G-1C-1S+

MikroTik RouterBOARD Cloud Core Router CCR1009-7G-1C-1S+

Cutting Edge Performance Based on the 1.2GHz 9-Core Tilera CPU, the MikroTik Cloud Core Router CCR1009-7G-1C-1S+ packs 7x Gigabit Ethernet, 1x SFP / Gigabit Ethernet and 1x…

MikroTik Supporting Products and Accessories

To support the versatile MikroTik range, there are also accompanying products and accessories which can be used in a variety of networking deployments. Accessories include mounting kits, designed for use with MikroTik backhaul devices and coax pigtails that can be used to connect any radio and antenna with corresponding connectors.

MS Distribution are master distributors of MikroTik – please contact our sales team today on +44 (0) 1295 220 330 to discuss the MikroTik range or to place your order..