Proroute H685 3G RouterThe Proroute H685 3G Router is an ideal product for industrial applications owing to its small form factor, feature set and tough construction. H685 is designed to support any high speed mobile broadband applications in M2M, CCTV, Security, Media, Utilities and any other area that requires IP connectivity between a device and a host on the internet. The device can be used with Fixed IP SIMs or normal data SIMs. It also supports Dynamic DNS where it is possible to use this across the operators network.

Mobile data communications using embedded Routers is fast becoming an essential tool for providers field based communications solutions. The Proroute H685 3G Router is designed to stay on line and connected, it has various stay-alive features giving you peace of mind with remote site communications, particularly CCTV and Telemetry

The Proroute H685 provides high capacity HSPA+ connection whilst maintaining a reliable, secure and discrete communications service. H685 provides an excellent technical capability whilst still offering a commercially proposition so far not seen in the market compared to other products in this field.

The WAN port of the Proroute H685 3G router can be configured to operate as a LAN port, thus providing the ability to connect two wired devices if required.

Proroute H685 Features

- Industrial, robust construction 
- Small and easy to install 
- Ideal for remote unmanned applications 
- Easy to set up and will work out of the box in simple installs i.e. internet access only.
- Supports external antennas so ideal for remote and low signal strength areas.
- HSPA+ capable of up to 21Mbps download and 5.76Mbps upload
- Keep alive features utilising PING and SMS
- high Speed N Wireless and 802.11 b/g WiFi access for local connections
- Port forwarding facilities for efficient data transfer and connection to multiple devices as well as remote admin.
- Discrete and robust – does not look like an office product so less likely to be interfered with.
- Wide voltage range for industrial applications
- VPN and security functions of normal business router within a secure corporate network

This is an entry level router designed for simple remote monitoring and management applications – if you need to use any advanced or failover features you should contact us prior to purchase.

H685 3G – Technical Specification


Cellular Frequencies 

GSM/GPRS/EDGE – 850/900/1800/1900 Mhz


HSPA+ Downlink 21 Mbps / Uplink 5.76 Mbps
HSPA Downlink 14.4 Mbps / Uplink 5.76 Mbps
HSUPA Downlink 7.2 Mbps / Uplink 5.76 Mbps
HSDPA Downlink 7.2 Mbps / Uplink 384k bps
WCDMA/UMTS Downlink 3.6 mbps / Uplink 384 kbps
EDGE Downlink 236,8 kbps / Uplink 118 kbps
GPRS Downlink 85.6 kbps / Uplink 42.8 kbps

These are maximum hardware speeds and are subject to network availability, distance to basestation and network load. 3G services are a shared service and the 3G network providers do not guarantee any minimum data throughput.

WiFi 802.11b/g/n

SMS/Voice control
SMS/Voice features to control the router, checks status, reboot or notify of alarm incidents

Protocol Support

VPN, IPSec, PPTP Client

Security 64/128-bit WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy)
WPA & WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protected Access)

Advanced Firewall Features 
Network Address Translation (NAT)
Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI)
VPN Pass-through
Media Access Control 
CSMA/CA with ACK Certifications 
RADIUS Client Interface
Dynamic Route Feature (BGP, OSPF)

1X 10/100M LAN port (RJ45 interface)

1X antenna connection for Wi-Fi (50 Ohm SMA female interface) – supplied with Mag Mount and Stick WiFi Antennas
2 X antenna connection for Cellular (GSM MAIN and GSM AUX (50 Ohm SMA female interface) – supplied with Mag Mount and Stick Cellular Antennas

LED Indicators
LAN, WAN, WIFI, CELL, Signal, VPN, SYS – Activity

Configuration Interface
Web/Telnet, Local RJ45 and WiFi

UIM/SIM Card Slot 
Supports 1.8V/3V UIM/SIM cards

Power supply DC7V-30V, typical DC9V 1A
Power consumption: 
Idle: 15mA@9VDC
Max: 250mA@9VDC

Idle: 22mA@12VDC
Max: 208mA@12VDC

Device Management 
WEB interface (Internet Explorer v6 or Later; Mozilla Firefox v1.5 or Later, or other Java-enabled Browsers, Chrome, Opera, Safari, IE6)
Minimum System requirements computer with:
Windows 7, Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows 2000 SP4, or Mac OS® X (v10.4/v10.3), Linux
Internet Explorer 6 or Mozilla Firefox
Network Interface Card / WiFi

Operating Temperature
Storage: 72°F to 153°F (-40°C to 90°C)
Working: 36°F to 126°F (-30°C to 80°C)
Humidity: 95% Maximum (Non-condensing)

Item (L x B x H): 72mm x 55mm x 23mm
Packaging (L x B x H): 260mm x 190mm x 65mm (10.3″ x 7.5″ x 2.6″)
Weight Item: 400g
Packaging: 800g total weight inlcuding product

Package Contents:

H685 3G Router
CAT5 Ethernet Cable
UK Mains Power Adapter
2 x Cellular Antenna – Mag Mount
2 x Optional cellular antennas – stick type
1 x WiFi Antenna – Mag Mount
1 x Optional WiFi antenna – stick type
Quick start guide