Compare XCS Models

  XCS 280 XCS 580 XCS 770R XCS 880 XCS 1180
Chassis/Processor
Form Factor 1U Shallow,
Rack-Mountable
1U Shallow,
Rack-Mountable
1U Mid,
Rack-Mountable
1U Deep,
Rack-Mountable
2U Deep,
Rack-Mountable
Dimensions 1.75″(h) x 17″(w)
x 11.5″(d)
1.75″(h) x 17″(w)
x 11.5″(d)
1.75″(h) x 28″(w)
x 19″(d)
1.75″(h) x 22.6″(w)
x 17″(d)
3.5″ (h) x 23″(w)
x 17.5″(d)
Weight 16 lbs. 16 lbs. 49 lbs. 31 lbs. 56 lbs.
CPU Intel Xeon
Single-Core
Intel Xeon
Dual-Core
Intel Xeon
Quad-Core
Intel Xeon
Quad-Core
Intel Xeon
Quad-Core
Power Fixed, 600W,
universal 100/240V
Fixed, 600W,
universal 100/240V
Fixed, 600W,
universal 100/240V
Two redundant
hot-swap, 275W,
universal 100/240V
Two redundant
hot-swap, 350W,
universal 100/240V
Storage
RAID RAID 1, Hot-Swappable RAID 1, Hot-Swappable RAID 10, Hot-Swappable
Memory 4GB (1 x 4GB) DDR3 1333MHz 4GB (1 x 4GB) DDR3 1333MHz 4GB (2 x 2GB) DDR3 1066MHz 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3 1600MHz 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3 1600MHz
HDD 320GB SATA-ll,
7.2K RPM
320GB SATA-ll,
7.2K RPM
2: 500GB SATA-II,
7.2K RPM
2: 1TB SATA,
7.2K RPM
4: 300GB SAS,
15K RPM
Connectivity
Ethernet 3: Intel Gigabit 3: Intel Gigabit 4: Intel Gigabit 4: Intel Gigabit 4: Intel Gigabit
Serial Ports 1 RS-232 (DB-9) 1 RS-232 (DB-9) 1 RS-232 (DB-9) 1 RS-232 (DB-9) 1 RS-232 (DB-9)
Threat Protection
Anti-Spam  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes Yes
Anti-Virus/Anti-Malware  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Blended Threat Prevention  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
ReputationAuthority  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Threat Outbreak Control  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Spam Dictionaries  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Pattern-Based Message Filters  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Message Quarantine  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Inbound Attachment Control  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
URL Filtering*  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Uncategorized Web Content Filtering*  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Data Loss Prevention
Pattern-Based Content Rules  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
TLS Encryption  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Message-Level Encryption**  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Compliance Dictionaries  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Objectionable Content Filtering (Email)  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Outbound Attachment Control  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Outbound Content & Attachment Scanning  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Document Fingerprinting & Data Classification  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Transparent Remediation  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Administration, Policy Management & Reporting
Archiving (3rd Party)  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
On-box Reporting  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Message Logs  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Customizable Granular Policies  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Customizable Granular Reports  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Centralized Management  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Acceptable Web Usage*  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Web Application Control*  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Web Security Features (Available with Subscription*)
Web/URL reputation  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
URL Filtering  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Uncategorized Web Content Filtering  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Acceptable Web Usage  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Web Application Control  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Web Caching  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Large File Download With Rapid Scan  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Streaming Media Control  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Web Traffic Management & Clustering  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Objectionable Content Filtering (Web)  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Redundancy
Message-Level Redundancy  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Hardware Redundancy  Yes  Yes  Yes
On-Demand Clustering  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Queue Replication  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Geographical Redundancy  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Support & Maintenance LiveSecurity Plus† LiveSecurity Plus† LiveSecurity Plus† LiveSecurity Plus† LiveSecurity Plus†

* Available with a WatchGuard XCS Web Security Subscription for all XCS appliance models.

** Available with a WatchGuard XCS Email Encryption Subscription for all models.

† LiveSecurity Plus increases the standard technical support hours and days from 12/5 to 24/7.