The Vanilla network is built upon Mikrotik hardware. We resell all models of Mikrotik routers and use them for fixed wireless, fibre installations and our core backbone.

Archer C5

TP-Link archer c5

With higher power efficiency and robust security, the Archer C5 is the perfect way to accelerate a home multimedia network. Can be used as a router, WAN router and a wireless access point.

Cost: R1149 (incl.)

mikrotik router

RB750Gr3 (hEX)

The hEX is a third generation 'RB750'. It's a small five port gigabit ethernet router with more functionality than we think it should have, and will work for speeds from 500-900 Mbps.

Cost: R1099 (incl.)

mikrotik hEX S router

RB760iGS (Hex S)

The hEX S is a five port Gigabit Ethernet router for locations where wireless connectivity is not required. Compared to the hEX, the hEX S also features an SFP port and PoE output on the last port.

Cost: R1199 (incl.)

mikrotik hAP ac2 router

hAP ac2

The hAP ac2 is a five port Gigabit Ethernet & wireless router with great features.

Cost: R1149 (incl.)

mikrotik hAP ac3 router

hAP ac3

A wireless dual-band router with 5 Gigabit Ethernet ports and external high gain antennas for more coverage

Cost: R1649 (incl.)

mikrotik router RB4011


RB-4011 by MikroTik RouterBoard is a multi-port device which runs an ARM architecture CPU for higher performance.

Cost: price on request due to exchange rate fluctuations

mikrotik router CCR1009

CCR1009 SFP+

The most powerful Ethernet router based on the cutting edge TILERA 9 core CPU. The CCR1009 has dual power supplies built in for redundancy (if one power line fails, the other one will take over automatically)

Cost: price on request due to exchange rate fluctuations

Details TP-Link Archer C5 hEX hEX S hAP AC2 hAP AC3 RB4011 CCR1009 SFP+
aka AC1200 RB750 RB760i RB-HAPAC2 RB-HAPAC3 Business Business Pro
CPU MediaTek MT7620A MMIPS MT7621A MMIPS MT7621A IPQ-4018 ARM IPQ-4019 AL21400 TLR4-00980CG-10CE
CPU nominal frequency 580 MHz 880 MHz 880 MHz 716 MHz 716 MHz 1.4 GHz 1.2 GHz
CPU core count 1 2 2 4 4 4 9
Size of RAM 8 MB + 64 MB 256 MB 256 MB 128 MB 256 MB 1 GB 2 GB
Ethernet ports 10/100/1000 4 5 5 5 5 10 8
SFP ports No No 1 No No 1 2
PoE In No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
PoE Out No No Yes No Yes Yes No
Wifi Yes No No Yes Yes No No
Observed max speed 800 - 900 Mbps 500 - 900 Mbps 500 - 900 Mbps 500 - 900 Mbps 500 - 900 Mbps 800 - 1000 Mbps 1,000 Mbps
Model Archer C5 (v4) RB750Gr3 RB760iGS RBD52G-5HacD2HnD-TC RBD53iG-5HacD2HnD RB4011iGS+RM CCR1009
Cost (±) R1,149 (incl.) R1,099 (incl.) R1,199 (incl.) R1,149 (incl.) R1,499 (incl.) P.O.R. P.O.R.