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Optimizing Business Efficiency of Large Enterprises Via Unified Security and Performance 

The Sophos XGS 5500 safeguards enterprises of large sizes that deal with complex network traffic and growing user bases with next-generation firewall capabilities like deep packet inspection, intrusion prevention, and advanced threat protection. 

Sophos XGS 5500

Physical Specifications

  • Mounting :2U sliding rails (included)
  • Dimensions
    Width x Height x Depth
    : 438 x 88 x 645 mm
  • Weight :17.8 kg/39.24 lbs (unpacked)
    27 kg/59.53 lbs (packed)


  • Power supply :2 x hot-swap internal auto-ranging
    100-240VAC, 50-60 Hz PSU
  • Power consumption :168.0W/573.81 BTU/h (idle)
    478.01W/1117.43 BTU/h (max.)
  • Operating temperature :0°C to 40°C (operating)
    -20°C to +70°C (storage)
  • Humidity :10% to 90%, non-condensing

Product Certifications

  • Certifications :CB, CE, UKCA, UL, FCC, ISED, VCCI, BSMI, RCM, NOM, Anatel, KC, CCC, SDPPI Planned: TEC


  • Firewall throughput :100,000 Mbps
  • Firewall IMIX :52,000 Mbps
  • Firewall Latency (64 byte UDP) :5 µs
  • IPS throughput :40,000 Mbps
  • Threat Protection throughput :14,000 Mbps
  • NGFW :38,000 Mbps
  • Concurrent connections :32,400,000
  • New connections/sec :468,000
  • IPsec VPN throughput :92,500 Mbps
  • IPsec VPN concurrent tunnels :10,000
  • SSL VPN concurrent tunnels :15,000
  • Xstream SSL/TLS Inspection :13,500 Mbps
  • Xstream SSL/TLS concurrent connections :512,000

Physical Interfaces

  • Storage (local quarantine/logs) : 2 x min. 480 GB SATA-III SSD
    HW RAID built into CPU
  • Ethernet interfaces (fixed) : 8 x GbE copper
    8 x SFP+ 10 GbE fiber*
  • Bypass port pairs :2
  • Management ports :1 x RJ45 MGMT
    1 x COM RJ45
    1 x Micro-USB (cable incl.)
  • Other I/O ports :2 x USB 3.0 (front)

Physical Interfaces

  • Number of Flexi Port slots : 2 + 1 for high-density module
  • Flexi Port modules (optional) :8 port GbE copper
    8 port GbE SFP fiber
    4 port 10 GbE SFP+ fiber
    4 port GbE copper bypass (2 pairs)
    2 port 40 GbE QSFP+ fiber
    8 port 10 GbE SFP+ fiber
    2 port GbE Fiber (LC) bypass
    + 4 port GbE SFP Fiber
    2 port 10 GbE Fiber (LC) bypass
    + 4 port 10 GbE SFP+ Fiber
    High-density module (NIC): 12 port
    GE copper + 4 port 2.5 GE copper
  • Max. total port density (incl. use of modules) : 48
  • Optional add-on connectivity :SFP DSL module (VDSL2)
    SFP/SFP+ Transceivers
  • Display :Multi-function LCD module
* Transceivers (mini GBICs) sold separately

The Sophos XGS 5500 is engineered to deliver robust security and exceptional performance for expanding organizations. It integrates next-generation security technologies with dual-processor accelerated performance. With Sophos XGS 5500, the user won’t have to worry about malware, zero-day threats, ransomware, or other evolving cyber-attacks.

A multi-core CPU and a powerful Xstream Flow Processor combine to form Sophos’s Xstream architecture, which accelerates procedures like sandboxing, intrusion prevention, and application control while delivering deep packet inspection for advanced threat protection. Thus, the XGS 5500 ensures secure network operations without compromising application performance or network speed.

With Sophos Central, setting up the firewall, management, and policy configuration are simplified, helping users save time and resources. The high-speed built-in ports and optional standard Flexi Port modules with a density of up to 48 allow for extended connectivity. Overall, Sophos XGS 5500 offers maximum throughput and protection for facilitating high-performance and business continuity in complex distributed networks of growing enterprises.


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