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Meraki MX Subscription Licensing


Cisco Meraki subscription licensing follows a hardware-agnostic approach, utilizing SKUs that encompass multiple hardware components within a single SKU. The purpose of this document is to outline the specific SKUs associated with the hardware covered under the MX product class. Additionally, this document will emphasize the key features offered by the MX product class, providing valuable insights to our customers.

MX Product Class and Hardware

The table below serves as a reference to easily identify the mapping of the MX product classes to their respective hardware.

Product Class






MX Small


  • MX50-HW
  • MX60-HW
  • MX60W-HW
  • MX64-HW
  • MX64W-HW
  • MX65-HW
  • MX65W-HW
  • MX67-HW
  • MX67C-HW-NA
  • MX67C-HW-WW
  • MX67W-HW
  • MX68-HW
  • MX68W-HW
  • MX68CW-HW-NA
  • MX68CW-HW-WW
  • vMX-S


MX Medium


  • MX70-HW
  • MX75-HW
  • MX80-HW
  • MX84-HW
  • MX85-HW
  • vMX-M


MX Large


  • MX90-HW
  • MX95-HW
  • MX100-HW
  • MX105-HW
  • MX400-HW
  • VMX100
  • vMX-L

MX X-Large


  • MX250-HW
  • MX450-HW
  • MX600-HW
  • vMX-XL

Features Highlights

The following table outlines some of the key features available across the MX product classes, enabling customers to identify the distinctive capabilities for the different use cases.

To compare feature tiers for Z product class, refer to the following documentation





Centralized Management

Zero-touch firmware updates (including security patches)

True zero-touch provisioning

24x7 enterprise support

Open APIs

Automatic WAN failover

Uplink Load Balancing/Failover conditions

Sub-second dynamic path selection

3G/4G cellular failover

High Availability

Essential SD-WAN

Sub-second Site-to-Site VPN failover 

Site-to-site VPN (Auto VPN and 3rd party peering)

MPLS to VPN Failover

SD-WAN Steering and Policies

Traffic shaping/prioritization

Client VPN

Policy-Based Routing
VLAN to VLAN Routing
Source-Based Routing
Local Breakout (IP and Port based)

Advanced Routing

Client Connectivity Alerts
Security Appliance Alerts
Splash Pages
Dual+ WAN functionality
Wireless and/or Cellular functionality

Native Cloud OnRamp

Group Policies
Configuration Templates  

Stateful firewall

Next-gen Traffic Analytics - Network-Based Application Recognition (NBAR) Integration

Geography-based firewall rules

Enhanced Live Firewall Logging and Troubleshooting

Intrusion detection and prevention (IDS/IPS)

Talos Content filtering

YouTube Content Restrictions
Web Search Filtering

Advanced Malware Protection (AMP)

Umbrella DNS Integration*

Threat Grid Integration*

ThousandEyes Agent Integration*


Adaptive Policy (SGT Transport)

Adaptive Policy (SGT Assignment)


Internet Outages

ThousandEyes Support with Meraki Dashboard*  

SD-Internet Steering and Policies


Web App Health 


WAN Health 


VoIP Health 


Smart Breakout


                                    *requires separate licensing


To learn more about Meraki MG, MS, MT, MV, SM and Z Subscription Licensing, please refer to the following documentations -

MG Subscription Documentation

MS Subscription Documentation

MT Subscription Documentation

MV Subscription Documentation

SM Subscription Documentation

Z Subscription Documentation