Industrial Cellular Gateway ICX30-HWC, non-CE


Discontinued: No new product for sale. More Info
Recommended replacements: ICX35-HWC

Note: Carriers around the world are shutting down their 3G networks. End users, machine builders, and system integrators can use ProSoft’s 4G LTE-enabled ICX35 Industrial Cellular Gateway past the 3G sunset to ensure application longevity, secure remote connectivity, and clear communications worldwide. Find out how you’ll benefit from switching to a 4G LTE gateway!

The ICX30-HWC Industrial Cellular Gateway provides secure wireless Ethernet and serial connectivity to remote devices over 3G cellular service. These devices include PLCs, RTUs, DCS systems, instruments, electronic billboards and communication towers. Remote devices are accessed using secure VPN tunnels over Internet connections.


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Features and Benefits

  • Supports 3G GSM and CDMA
  • Supports cellular networks worldwide
  • Secure VPN connections over Internet and cellular links for remote site access to corporate networks (VPN Client Mode)
  • Simultaneous Ethernet and serial data port (Modbus & DF1 encapsulation) communications providing SCADA migration path to cellular for serial and Ethernet devices
  • Built-in discrete & analog I/O to remotely monitor alarm status
  • Integrated GPS for location based monitoring
  • Up to 14.4 Mbps for downlink and up to 5.76 Mbps Uplink speed for video monitoring applications
  • EtherNet/IP™ Class 3 Server allows diagnostic data to be available in the PAC, enabling decisions to be based on cellular gateway health
  • 10 to 24 VDC and PoE power options - supports common industrial power sources or PoE to reduce cabling costs
  • Disaster recovery feature (microSD) for quick field replacement without need of programming software or operator training
  • Supports Generic Routing Encapsulation (GRE) for tunneling routes using the GRE web interface 


Cellular Technology



CDMA2000: 800/1900 MHzGSM: 850/900/1800/1900WCDMA: 800/850/900/1900/2100

Max Downlink Speeds

Up to 14.4 Mbps maximum (network dependent)

Max Uplink Speeds

Up to 5.76 Mbps maximum (network dependent)


SIM Slot (GSM), Flash Memory (CDMA)


OpenVPN, IPSec


GPS EtherNet I/P reporting




Extruded aluminum with DIN clip

 (H x W x D)

5.5 x 4.5 x 1.25 in
14 x 11.4  x 3.2 cm


IEC 60068-2-27; 15G @ 11ms (Operational)
IEC 60068-2-27; 30G @ 18ms (Non-Operational)


IEC 60068-2-6; 10G, 10Hz to 150Hz

Ethernet Port

(1) 10/100 Base-T, RJ45 connector

Serial Port

(1) DB9 female (serial tunneling & encapsulation)

Antenna Ports

(2) RP-SMA connector
(1) SMA Connector (GPS)

I/O Connector

Six-position screw terminal

I/O Port

(2) Discrete Inputs/Outputs (programmable)
(2) Analog Inputs, (1) 0-20 mA, (1) 0-12vdc


1.1 lbs (499g)



Operating Temperature

-40°F to +158°F (-40°C to +70°C)


Up to 100% RH, with no condensation

External Power

10 to 24 VDC

Power over Ethernet

802.3af Compliant

Peak Power Consumption

< 6W


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