Peplink Max BR1 Pro 5G


Pepwave MAX BR1 Pro 5G Router with Global 5G/Cat 20 LTE Modem + PrimeCare

Great companion to Starlink for cellular and Wi-Fi connectivity while you travel!

  • Supports Wired WAN, Wi-Fi-as-WAN (Wi-Fi Extender), 4G/5G Cellular connections.
  • Built-in Wi-Fi 6
  • Content Filtering and Firewall Functionality
  • User Access controls
  • Multi-WiFi (ie: Standard, Guest, Captain, etc)
  • Unlocked, dual-SIM.  Can automatically switch between SIMs when needed based on data usage, network coverage, etc.
  • Supports SpeedFusion VPN Bonding
  • Automatic Failover between WiFi, Cellular, and Wired WAn
  • Full support for Starlink satellite connections
  • Includes AC power adapter
  • Sea-Tech Exclusive – DC Direct Wire cable included!

We can help you get your router configured exactly the way you want it!

Starlink with Peplink Remote Integration Service

Got Starlink or looking into it?  Have a Peplink router or want one?  Need to integrate the Starlink with the Peplink to gain the many advantages of using them together such as SpeedFusion VPN, WAN Bonding, smooth Zoom/Teams calls, 4G/5G/Starlink auto-switching and failover, Guest Wi-Fi, etc?   This service is for you!

  • Add Guest Wi-Fi!
  • Add Cellular Failover
  • Add VPN and Cellular+Starlink Bonding
  • Fix Video Call stutter
  • and More...

The Starlink with Peplink Integration service is a flat fee service that covers the whole process -- including upfront consulting on Starlink purchasing and plans, guidance on how the Peplink router can fit in as well as which routers models work best, and full remote configuration of the Peplink router to take full advantage of the benefits of cellular connectivity, Starlink connectivity, and Peplinks' unique SD-WAN/VPN features, combined into a seamless onboard Wi-Fi network.

(Narwhal customers don't need this service, as the integration is baked into Narwhal systems)

See the description below for the full statement of work for this service.


Sonic for a Reason
The ‘classic goes sonic’, why? The BR1 Pro 5G is integrated with the new generation multi-core CPU ensuring delivery of gigabit speeds. Achieving 800% faster speeds than the original BR1 Classic.

Upgrade to Wi-Fi 6
Experience less interference and connect to multiple devices simultaneously.

Deploy with Confidence
Just like the original BR1 Classic, the BR1 Pro 5G has also been certified to meet the standards of a wide array of deployment criterias.

Router Features:

  • Internet Connections Supported: 1 Embedded 5G/Cat 20 LTE, 1 Wired WAN, WiFi as WAN*
  • Networks Supported for Embedded Modem: 5G (NSA) Sub 6Ghz: n1, n2, n3, n5, n28, n41, n66, n71, n77, n78, n79; 4G bands: B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B7, B8, B12, B13, B14, B17, B18, B19, B20, B25, B26, B28, B29, B30, B32, B34, B38, B39, B40, B41, B42, B46, B48, B66, B71
  • Certifications: AT&T, FirstNet, T-Mobile, Us Cellular, Verizon, and Verizon CBAND
  • WiFi Standard: Wi-Fi 6, 2X2 MU-MIMO
  • WiFi Range: 250-300′ through walls, much greater unobstructed (variable depending on interference from other electronics and physical interference such as walls and ceilings)
  • Ethernet ports: 2 GbE LAN + 1 GbE WAN
  • Power Supply: AC Adapter included
  • Size: 4.93″ x 5.79″ x 1.14″
  • Bonding: SpeedFusion Bonding included (must maintain active PrimeCare subscription)

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  • WAN Interface
    • 1x 10/100/1000/2500M Ethernet
    • 1 x Embedded 5G/Cat 20 LTE modem with Redundant 4FF Nano SIM Slots
    • Downlink/Uplink Datarate:
      • 5G: 4 Gbps / 700 Mbps
      • LTE CAT-20: 2 Gbps / 150 Mbps
  • LAN Interface
    • 2x 10/100/1000M Ethernet
  • WiFi Interface:
    • Simultaneous Dual-Band (2.4GHz / 5GHz)
    • Wi-Fi 6, 2X2 MU-MIMO
    • Wi-Fi WAN and/or AP
  • Transmit Power:
    • 2.4Ghz: 21 dBm
    • 5.0GHz: 22 dBm
  • Router Throughput
    • 1 Gbps
  • Recommended Users
    • 1-150
  • Antenna Connectors
    • 4x SMA Female Cellular Antenna Connectors
    • 2x RP-SMA Female Wi-Fi Antenna Connectors
    • 1x SMA Female GPS Antenna Connector
  • Power Input
    • 10 – 30V
  • Power Consumption
    • 8 W (nominal), 19 W (max.)
  • Dimensions
    • 4.93″ x 5.79″ x 1.14″
    • 125 x 147 x 23 mm
  • Weight
    • 1.28 pounds
    • 580 g
  • Operating Temperature
    • -40° – 149°F
    • -40° – 65°C
  • Humidity
    • 15% – 85% (non-condensing)
  • Certifications
    • FCC, CE


  • WAN
    • Support for PPPoE, Static IP, DHCP
    • WAN Link Health Check
    • Bandwidth Allowance Monitor
    • Support for Dynamic DNS services
  • LAN
    • DHCP Server for LAN Clients
    • Extended DHCP Option
    • DHCP Reservation
    • DNS Proxy for LAN Clients
    • VLAN on LAN Support
  • Load Balancing
    • Intelligent Failover
    • Session Persistence
    • Per-Service Load Distribution
    • Multiple Algorithms
      • Weighted
      • Enforced
      • Persistence
      • Priority
      • Overflow
      • Least Used
      • Lowest Latency
  • Global Positioning System
    • Integrated GPS
    • Device Location Map
    • Location Tracking Data with InControl 2
      • GPS eXchange Format (GPX)
      • Up to Seven Days
    • Fleet Management with InControl 2
  • Complete VPN Solution
    • PepVPN/SpeedFusion Hot Failover
      • Site-to-Site VPN
      • Hot Failover
      • 256-bit AES Encryption
      • Pre-shared Key Authentication
      • Dynamic Routing
      • X.509 Certificate Support
      • SpeedFusion WAN Smoothing
      • SpeedFusion Bandwidth Bonding* (Requires Active PrimeCare subscription)
      • PepVPN Throughput: 400Mbps (without encryption)/ 200Mbps (with encryption)
      • Number of PepVPN SpeedFusion Peers: 2/5 (must maintain active Primecare subscription to utilize 5 peers)
    • IPsec VPN (Network-to-Network)
      • X.509 Certificate Support
  • Networking
    • NAT and IP Forwarding
    • Static Routes
    • Port Forwarding
    • Many to One, One to One NAT
    • NAT Pool
    • SIP ALG, H.323 ALG
    • UPnP, NAT-PMP
  • Security
    • 128-bit WEP
    • WPA & WPA 2
    • Stateful Firewall
    • DoS Prevention
    • Web Blocking
  • Advanced QoS
    • Individual Bandwidth Limit (per user only)
    • Application Prioritization
      • SIP, HTTPS, VPN QoS
      • Custom Application QoS
  • AP Controller
    • AP Controller Support
    • Wi-Fi Usage Statistics
    • Maximum Number of AP Support: 10
  • Captive Portal Support
    • Support for Wired and Wireless LAN clients
    • Support RADIUS Authentication
    • Time and Usage Quotas on Open Access Mode
    • Built-in Customizable Splash Page
    • Social Wi-Fi Hotspot support
    • External Captive Portal support
  • Device Management
    • Web Administrative Interface
    • Command Line Interface
    • InControl Cloud Management
    • Email Notification
    • Active Client and Session Lists
    • Bandwidth Usage Statistics
    • Syslog Service
    • SNMP v1, v2c and v3
  • Package Contents
    • MAX BR1 Pro 5G
    • 1x 12V2A Power Supply (ACW-632)
    • 4x LTE/5G Antennas (ACW-234)
    • 2x Wi-Fi Dual Band Antenna (ACW-341)
    • 1x GPS Antenna (ACW-232)

Additional information

Weight 2 lbs
Dimensions 10 × 10 × 3 in