MX-1200 Multi-Service Modular Router

The BEC MX-1200 Multi-Service Business Gateways are designed for organizations seeking highly integrated, feature-rich platforms that combine multiple network functions and data communications into a single device.     Purpose-built for Multi-WAN connectivity, the MX-1200 supports options for modular cellular modems,  two Gigabit Ethernet WANs, and Wi-Fi as a WAN.   High-powered 802.11ac Wi-Fi 5,  Gigabit Ethernet switch, and dual USB interfaces round out the LAN side connectivity options.

The MX-1200 is purpose-built for lower TCO (total cost of ownership). It allows organizations flexible deployment options across multiple WAN interfaces, extensive configurability, and modular cellular modem network expansion, including field-upgradeability future generations of mobile technology.

Ideal Applications:

  • Distributed Enterprise
  • Connected School Bus
  • In-Vehicle Connectivity
  • Logistics/Transportation
  • Primary Connectivity
  • Business Continuity
  • First Responder
  • Mission Critical Operations

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Key Features

  • Multi-WAN Connectivity
    Multiple WAN paths for flexible deployment, 4G/LTE, (2) EWANs & Wi-Fi as WAN
  • Mobile Cellular WAN Expansion
    BEC MX-100 Series of Modular Modems – LTE-A (CAT 6) or LTE-A Pro (CAT 12)
  • Carrier Diversity
    Dual-SIM slots with Auto-Carrier selection for high network availability
  • 802.11AC Wi-Fi 5 Wireless LAN
    Simultaneous Dual-Band connectivity with Wi-Fi Hotspot & Captive Portal
  • Enterprise Routing and VPN
    Dynamic Routing (OSPF and BGP) and Secured VPN (IPSec, GRE, OpenVPN, LT2P, PPTP)
  • Hardened Design
    IP-50 enclosure with industrial-grade components an extended temperature range


Network Certification: AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile (PTCRB)

Carrier WAN (BEC MX-100 Series of Modular Modems)

  • BEC MX-100U (CAT 6), MX-100UE (CAT 12), or MX-100UG (CAT 18)
  • Major Carrier Certified

Availability and Resilience

  • Multi-WAN Interfaces
  • Carrier to Carrier Failover
  • Auto failover and failback
  • Load Balancing

Network Protocols and Features

  • IPv4, IPv6, IPv4 / IPv6 dual-stack
  • IP Tunnel IPv6 in IPv4 (6RD)
  • IP Tunnel IPv4 in IPv6 (DS-Lite)
  • NAT, static routing and RIP-1/2
  • Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) compliant
  • Dynamic Domain Name System (DDNS)
  • Virtual server and DMZ
  • SNTP, DNS relay, IGMP proxy and IGMP snooping for video service
  • MLD proxy and MLD snooping for video service
  • Supports port-based Virtual LAN (VLAN)


  • Built-in NAT Firewall
  • Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI)
  • Prevents DoS attacks including Land Attack, Ping of Death, etc.
  • Access Control
  • IP Filtering, MAC Filtering, URL Filtering
  • Password protection for system management
  • VPN Passthrough

Secure VPN

  • IPSec VPN Tunneling (up to 8 tunnels)
  • PPTP VPN Tunneling (up to 4 dial-in/dial-out tunnels)
  • L2TP over IPSec VPN Tunneling (up to 4 dial-in / dial-out tunnel)
  • GRE (up to 8 tunnels)
  • Embedded PPTP / L2TP / IPSec Client and Server
  • IKE Key Management
  • MPPE Encryption for PPTP
  • IPsec DES, 3DES and AES encryption
  • OpenVPN: 1 server up to 4 clients

Quality of Service Control

  • Traffic prioritization based on IP protocols, port number, and IP address

USB Application Server

  • Storage: FTP server and Samba server

Dynamic Routing Protocols

  • BGP and OSPF

Carrier-Grade Wireless LAN

  • Compliant with IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac standards
  • 2.4GHz & 5GHz frequency range
  • 20/40-MHz channel bandwidth
  • Up to 300Mbps (2.4GHz) & 867Mbps (5GHz) wireless data rate
  • 64/128 bits WEP supported for encryption
  • Wireless security with WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, Mixed WPA/WAP2-PSK (TKIP/AES), 802.1x/Radius
  • Multiple SSID (4 SSIDs), BSSID
  • Wireless Client Isolation
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot with captive portal
  • Radius or integrated account database
  • Wall Garden support

Intelligent Ignition Sensing

  • For In-vehicle connectivity installations


  • Quick Installation Wizard
  • Web-based GUI for remote and local management
  • Firmware upgrade and configuration data upload and download via web-based
  • GUI and over-the-air
  • Supports DHCP server/client/relay
  • TR-069 supports remote management
  • BECentral® Cloud Management
  • Support SNMP
  • Syslog monitoring

Physical Interface

  • Wi-Fi: Four (4) Female RP-SMA Connectors
  • 3G/4G LTE (MX-100U Plug-In): two (2) SMA Female Connectors
  • (Optional) GPS (MX-100U Plug-In): one (1) SMA Female Connector
  • WAN: 3G/4G LTE and/or ETH WAN
  • USB 2.0 Host: two (2) ports
  • Ethernet LAN: 4-port 10/100/1000Mbps auto-crossover (MDI/ MDI-X) switch
  • SIM Card (MX-100U Plug-In): two (2) slots
  • Reset Button
  • Power Jack
  • LED Indicators

Power Specifications

  • Input: DC 10V – 56V

Physical Requirements

  • Dimensions: 8.86″(W) x 1.97″(H) x 6.79″(D) (225mm x 50 mm x 172.4 mm)

Operating Environment

  • Operating temperature: -40 to 140ºF (-40 to 60º C)
  • Humidity: 20 ~ 95% non-condensing