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78 reviews

Dec, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 13 expert reviews and 65 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 72/100 and users rate it 93/100. The average review date is Oct 2, 2012. We have compared these reviews to 321632 reviews from other Desktops. The alaScore™ for this product is 85/100 = Very good. Last update: Dec 17, 2018.

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Expert review by : Oliver Kaven (

Zyxel Zywall 35 UTM


Good AV and signature-based intrusion detection system (IDS). Reasonable price. Easy installation and configuration.

IDS signature update sometimes unreliable. Spam and content filtering engines not from top-tier providers.

More firewall reviews: • WatchGuard Firebox T10• Tiny Hardware Firewall (Belisarius)• Cisco RV110W Wireless-N VPN Firewall• Tufin T-80• Zyxel ZyWALL USG 50• more

Mar, 2006

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Zywall 35 UTM


The Zyxel Zywall 35 UTM (Unified Threat Management) appliance is a small yet rack-mountable firewall designed for small businesses with from 10 to 50 users. Although it undercuts most of the competition on price ($1,118 direct), it offers a good array...

Good AV and signature-based intrusion detection system (IDS). Reasonable price. Easy installation and configuration

IDS signature update sometimes unreliable. Spam and content filtering engines not from top-tier providers

The Zywall 35 UTM is a capable Internet security appliance with unified threat management features for the small business. Its attractive price and easy configuration should make it a good alternative for those relying on desktop security only.

Expert review by : PCQ Bureau (

ZyXEL ZyWALL 35 UTM Firewall - PCQuest


An all in one product which will solve all your network security needs ranging from AntiVirus, AntiSpam, Firewall to Intrusion detection and prevention systems and Failsafe WAN Links

Apr, 2006

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Zyxel - ZyWALL 35 UTM


One way of securing a small business network is to install anti-virus, anti-spam and other tools onto each and every user PC. However, deploying, managing and updating all that software can be a real struggle. The ...

A comprehensive all-in-one security solution for the small business that combines key Internet defences, including a firewall and VPN server, anti-virus and anti-spam tools, content filtering and intrusion detection facilities. It doesn't do away...

Dec, 2005

Expert review by : John E. Dunn (

Zywall P1 portable firewall


A firewall in a very small, portable box. Is this ingenious, or is it over-doing things?

The P1 only has software firewalls as competition. Certainly, the firewall in Windows XP SP2 is not yet featured enough to stand up to life on the move.

Jul, 2005

Consumer review (

Works as advertised


This is my second unit. First one has been working fine since 2011.The current one for sale is v2 and differs from my first (v1) in the following ways:1. About 1 cm longer. 2. Uses 9v 0.85A compared to 5v 1A supply. 3. Has mounting slots on the base....

Feb, 2013

Consumer review (

Top performer


Works straight out of the box. Fast, even with a heavy transfer load on all ports. Zero drops. Very small, sturdy, and looks good.

Nov, 2012

Consumer review (

Solid and Cool Running


Miss the speed lights, like the small metal case. Have four so far for about a month and so far - bulletproof.

Jul, 2012

Consumer review (

Solid, but Unremarkable


As long as you don't need a priority port or any sort of management, this is a solid switch. This is largely a commodity item, so shop other brands to make sure you get the best price.

Apr, 2012

Consumer review (

Great Deal


Picked it up for $15 on this site couldn't pass up that deal nice to have an 8 port gigabyte switch the speed difference over 100 LAN is amazing

Apr, 2012

Product Specifications

Gone are the days when a dedicated firewall is sufficient to fend off hackers from cooperate networks. Unified Threat Management (UTM) is an emerging trend in the network security appliance market. Always on the cutting edge, ZyXEL's ZyWALL 70 UTM is capable of outperforming the current ZyWALL 70 by up to 20 times with just a ZyWALL Turbo Card. This new technology introduces a new all-in-one network security device that provides content filtering, anti-virus, anti-spam and intrusion detection services traditionally handled by multiple systems. From a business perspective, IT managers should consider an "enterprise approach" for comprehensive security. They can now utilize all-in-one appliances, such as ZyXEL's 8-in-1 UTM solution, for solid protection and performance. All of the following features are now offered in one box and controlled through a single unified interface: Anti-Virus, IDP, Anti-Spam, Firewall, VPN, Load Balancing, Bandwidth Management and Content Filtering. Take advantage of secure protection from virus attacks, hackers, and spam. Imagine, no more worrying about spyware, adware, or other potential threats to your computer and valuable data. Make the Internet safe for your PCs and Network. In an increasingly complex network environment an integrated UTM device provides streamlined management efforts, easy installation, and multiple layers of network protection. The ZyXEL ZyWALL 70 PACK UTM includes: 1 ZyWALL 70 + Turbo Card; 1 iCard Gold IDP + AV (license 1 year); 1 iCard Gold AS (license 1 year); 1 iCard Gold CF (license 1 year).

Dimensions & Weight



Manufacturer:ZyXEL Communications
Model:35/35 PACK UTM/35 UTM/35 UTM with Turbo-Card/5/5 UTM/5 UTM with Turbo-Card/70/70 PACK UTM/70 UTM/70 UTM with Turbo-Card/Gold Anti-Spam/Gold Anti-Virus+IDP/GS-108A/Silver Anti-Virus+IDP/ZyWALL Turbo Card with iCard Silver Anti-Virus+IDP
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:ZyXEL/ZyXEL iCard / ZyXEL iCard/ZyXEL Dimension/ZyXEL ZyWALL


Encryption Algorithm:AES / DES / IKE / MD5 / PKI / RSA / SHA-1 / Triple DES/AES / DES / IKE / MD5 / PKI / SHA-1 / Triple DES/AES / DES / IKE / MD5 / SHA-1 / Triple DES/AES / IKE / MD5 / PKI / SHA-1 / Triple DES/PKI / SHA-1 / IKE / AES / MD5 / Triple DES


Type: None


Connectivity Technology:Wired
Data Link Protocol:Ethernet / Fast Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet/Ethernet / Fast Ethernet/Fast Ethernet
Data Transfer Rate:1Gbps
Form Factor:External/Plug-in module
Network / Transport Protocol:ICMP/IP / IPSec / PPTP/IPSec/IPSec / PPPoE / PPTP
Ports Qty:8
Remote Management Protocol:HTTP / HTTPS / SNMP / SNMP 1 / SNMP 2c / Telnet/HTTP / HTTPS / SNMP 1 / SNMP 2c / Telnet/HTTP / HTTPS / Telnet/HTTPS / SNMP 2c / Telnet / SNMP 1
Subcategory (FE):Network hubs and switches
Switching Protocol:Ethernet
Type:Expansion module/Security appliance/Switch


Installed Size:144KB

Service & Support

Full Contract Period:1year
Service Included:Subscription
Type:URL database update/Virus definitions update