UI Chat – September 2023

SquadShot Show Notes This month, Alex is joined once again by Evan McCann, filling in for Willie Howe. In this episode, UID gets rebranded as UniFi Identity and you get more for free now, the new UniFi Mobile Router gets OpenVPN support, SolarPoint is back from the dead with its first new firmware update in three years and Ubiquiti published a roadmap for UniFi Talk!? We love to hear from […]

Ubiquiti introduces Mobile Router 1.6.3 with support for OpenVPN client

Ubiquiti has recently launchd a new major update for the UniFi Mobile Router, with support for an OpenVPN Client. This will allow you to route WAN traffic through the a VPN, such as OpenVPN. This version also allows you to turn on and off the WiFi from the LCM touchscreen and activate the VPN from the screen too. UMR 1.6.3 is available now, more information can be found on community.ui.com. […]

Ubiquiti introduces new cable raceway for use with UDW

Ubiquiti has recently introduced a new raceway system for cable management, to be used in conjunction with the UniFi Dream Wall. The new cable raceway products are similar to what other places offer, but Ubiquiti has decided to now make its own. It looks like it is only compatible with the UDW, but could in theory work with other devices. It is designed to protect wall-mounted or floor-lined cabling. Ubiquiti […]

Ubiquiti launches new merch, including beanies and hoodies

Ubiquiti has today added some new merchandise options to its official store in the United States. So far, the new items are only on sale in the US and these replace the old style merch the company made in the last few years, with t-shirts, caps and more. When the new store was redesigned, these options were removed and this also coincided with the new Ubiquiti logo. The company has […]

UI Chat – August 2023

SquadShot Show Notes This month, Alex is joined once again by Evan McCann, filling in for Willie Howe. In this episode we talk the new leaked UX and UXG, the new UISP Power devices, UniFi 7.5.172, new free UID plan and much more. We love to hear from our listeners! Get in touch about what you thought about this new episode. Reach out on X, @uichatpodcast or on Mastodon @uichatpodcast@crosstalk.tech […]

Ubiquiti launches new Coexistence WDM Filter for UISP Fiber

Ubiquiti has recently released the new Coexistence WDM Filter for UISP Fiber, something which essentially offers a way to combine the light signals from both XGS Ion and standard GPON. The new filter can be rackmounted and is on sale now in the US and EU. Priced at €296,40 in the EU and UK and at $269. EU / UK Store Link US Store Link

Ubiquiti launches new UISP Power Pro

Ubiquiti has recently launched the new UISP Power Pro, following on from the smaller UISP Power device that Ubiquiti released at the end of July. The Pro version has support for three Power TransPort outputs, which can be used to power the UISP Console, UISP Router, UISP Switch, UISP Router Pro and UISP Switch Pro. One large site could have a UISP Router and UISP Switch Pro with room on […]

Smaller Ubiquiti UXG leaked in 7.5.165 controller files

In a recent EA version of the UniFi Network controller, the new upcoming smaller routing products from Ubiquiti have been leaked. u/NotStewpidAidan over on Reddit found the images within the files of the new network controller version, with references to a UXG Pro V2, UXG and a new UX device. UX This is probably the most interesting, with it going to be called “UniFi Express” with add on mesh nodes, […]

Ubiquiti launches UISP Power, UPS system for UISP devices

Ubiquiti has recently launched the new UISP Power device, providing an easy way to give battery backup capability to the UISP Console, UISP Router, UISP Router Pro, UISP Switch and UISP Switch Pro. Note that the UISP Switch and UISP Router need to be used with the UISP Box to be compatible with the UISP Power. This device can be powered from two 27v mains power supplies, by slotting in […]

Ubiquiti Fiber XGS PON devices now available

Ubiquiti has recently launched new Fiber products, including the all new XGS-PON system which can support speeds of up to 10Gbps and 2048 clients. In addition, new ONU devices in the lineup include the Fiber XG and Fiber XGS, the former capable of 2.5Gbps and the latter, 10Gbps. The original UFiber OLT and OLT4 are available, which support 1024 clients at speeds of up to 1Gbps. There is also a […]