The new RB1100AHx4 series of devices uses a new quad core Cortex A15 chip from Annapurna labs, an Amazon company, The chip is clocked at 1.4 GHz, for a maximum throughput of up to 7.5 Gbit.
Two models are available, with the RB1100AHx4 Dude edition featuring several high speed storage connectors (two SATA and two M.2) for using a Dude database, proxy cache or any other storage intensive feature. The Dude edition includes a 60 GB M.2 drive already installed.
The devices support IPsec hardware acceleration and are faster at it than any previous RouterBOARD device.
The RB1100AHx4 feature two IEC failover power connectors, support 802.3at PoE input and also have a DC telecom power connector for -48 V DC powering.