MX Series

3D Universal Edge Routers

SDN-ready edge routers that scale in bandwidth, subscribers, and services, providing the industry-leading system capacity, density, and performance needed to meet the rapidly growing demands of enterprise and service provider networks.

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Product Comparison

vMXMX5MX10MX40MX80MX104MX240MX480MX960MX2010MX2020
System Capacity160 Gbps20 Gbps40 Gbps60 Gbps80 Gbps80 Gbps1.92 Tbps5.12 Tbps9.92 TbpsScales through 40 TbpsScales through 80 Tbps
Switch Fabric Capacity per slotN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A480 Gbps480 Gbps480 Gbps2 Tbps2 Tbps
DPCs and/or MPCs per chassisN/AN/A
2 optional MICs
N/A
2 optional MICs
N/A
2 optional MICs
N/A
2 optional MICs
N/A
2 optional MICs
36121020
Chassis per rackN/A242424241296311
Dimensions (W x H x D)N/AChassis: 17.4 x 3.5 x 20.2 in (44.2 x 8.9 x 51.3 cm)
Cable management and mounting brackets: 17.5 x 3.5 x 23.46 in (44.5 x 8.9 x 51.3 cm)
Chassis: 17.4 x 3.5 x 20.2 in (44.2 x 8.9 x 51.3 cm)
Cable management and mounting brackets: 17.5 x 3.5 x 23.46 in (44.5 x 8.9 x 51.3 cm)
Chassis: 17.4 x 3.5 x 20.2 in (44.2 x 8.9 x 51.3 cm)
Cable management and mounting brackets: 17.5 x 3.5 x 23.46 in (44.5 x 8.9 x 51.3 cm)
Chassis: 17.5 x 3.5 x 23.48 in (44.5 x 8.76 x 59.6 cm)
Cable management and mounting brackets: 17.5 x 3.5 x 23.46 in (44.5 x 8.9 x 51.3 cm)
17.5 x 6.13 x 9.5 in (44.5 x 15.55 x 24.13 cm)17.5 x 8.7 x 27.75 in (total depth (D) includes standard cable manager measurements) (44.5 x 22.1 x 70.5 cm)17.5 x 14 x 27.75 in (total depth (D) includes standard cable manager measurements) (44.5 x 35.6 x 70.5 cm)17.5 x 27.8 x 27.75 in (total depth (D) includes standard cable manager measurements) (44.5 x 70.5 (16 U) x 70.49 cm)17.5 x 59.5 x 36.2 in (44.45 x 151.1 x 92 cm)17.5 x 78.75 x 36.2 in (44.45 x 200 x 92 cm)
Maximum WeightN/A30 lb / 13.7 kg30 lb / 13.7 kg30 lb / 13.7 kg30 lb / 13.7 kg32 lb / 14.5 kg130 lbs / 58.97 kg180 lbs / 81.65 kg334 lb / 151.6 kg1,000 lbs / 453.59 kg1,500 lbs / 680 kg
MountingN/AFront or centerFront or centerFront or centerFront or centerRack mountingFront or centerFront or centerFront or centerFour post RackFour post Rack
Power OptionsN/AAC/DC: -40 to -72 VDC
100-240 VAC
AC/DC: -40 to -72 VDC
100-240 VAC
AC/DC: -40 to -72 VDC
100-240 VAC
AC/DC: -40 to -72 VDC
100-240 VAC
90 to 240 VAC, 47-60 Hz
+24, -48, -60 VDC
AC/DC: -40 to -72 V DC
100-240 V AC
AC/DC: -40 to -72 V DC
100-240 V AC
AC/DC: -40 to -72 V DC
200-240 V AC
AC/DC: -40 to -72 V DC
200-240 V AC
AC/DC: -40 to -72 V DC
200-240 V AC
Operating TemperatureN/A32 to 104 degrees F (0 to 40 degrees C)32 to 104 degrees F (0 to 40 degrees C)32 to 104 degrees F (0 to 40 degrees C)32 to 104 degrees F (0 to 40 degrees C)N/A32 to 104 degrees F (0 to 40 degrees C)32 to 104 degrees F (0 to 40 degrees C)32 to 104 degrees F (0 to 40 degrees C)32 to 104 degrees F (0 to 40 degrees C)32 to 104 degrees F (0 to 40 degrees C)
HumidityN/A5 to 90 percent non-condensing5 to 90 percent non-condensing5 to 90 percent non-condensing5 to 90 percent non-condensingN/A5 to 90 percent non-condensing5 to 90 percent non-condensing5 to 90 percent non-condensing5 to 90 percent non-condensing5 to 90 percent non-condensing
AltitudeN/ANo performance degradation to 13,000 ft / 4,000 mNo performance degradation to 13,000 ft / 4,000 mNo performance degradation to 13,000 ft / 4,000 mNo performance degradation to 13,000 ft / 4,000 mN/ANo performance degradation to 13,000 ft / 4,000 mNo performance degradation to 13,000 ft / 4,000 mNo performance degradation to 13,000 ft / 4,000 mNo performance degradation to 13,000 ft / 4,000 mNo performance degradation to 13,000 ft / 4,000 m
  • Virtual MX (vMX)

    The vMX virtual router is a full-featured carrier-grade router that offers the same quality and features of the industry-leading MX Series portfolio.

  • MX5

    The MX5 is a compact 20 Gbps upgradeable router for enterprise applications, space/power constrained service provider facilities and CPEs.

  • MX10

    The MX10 is a compact 40 Gbps router ideal for enterprise applications and space/power constrained service provider facilities. It is upgradeable to 60 Gbps and 80 Gbps via software license.

  • MX40

    The MX40 is a compact 60 Gbps router that is ideal for enterprise applications and space/power constrained service provider facilities. It is upgradeable to 80 Gbps via software license.

  • MX80

    The MX80 is a compact 80 Gbps router ideal for enterprise applications and space/power constrained service provider facilities.

  • MX104

    The 80 Gbps MX104 supports control plane redundancy and is optimized for Ethernet aggregation, and enterprise applications.

  • MX240

    The modular MX240 offers almost 2 Tbps of system capacity for cloud and enterprise data centers and campus deployments, service provider edge networks and the mobile service core.

  • MX480

    The modular MX480 delivers over 5 Tbps of system capacity for cloud and enterprise data center and campus deployments, service provider edge networks and the mobile service core.

  • MX960

    The modular MX960 delivers over 10 Tbps of system capacity for cloud and large enterprise data centers, service provider edge networks, and the mobile service core.

  • MX2010

    The modular MX2010 offers over 17 Tbps of system capacity to accommodate long-term broadband traffic, subscriber, and service growth in service provider networks.

  • MX2020

    The modular MX2020 is the highest capacity single chassis edge router in the industry, supporting extremely high density 10 Gbps/100 Gbps interfaces and system scale through 80 Tbps.

  • Aligned with SDN and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV)

    Tightly aligned with investment-protecting SDN and NFV initiatives and Juniper strategies to deliver today’s network—and tomorrow’s.

  • Virtualized network services

    Efficiently integrates virtualized network services at scale, without impacting control plane or forwarding performance.

  • Carrier grade OS

    Powered by the Junos operating system and the programmable Junos Trio Chipset.

  • Unparalleled reliability

    Unparalleled reliability that delivers nonstop availability and quality of service (QoS) for always-on/always-connected business and residential customers.

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