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  • Plug and PlayComes with 3CX Phone System Version 12 (Free Edition: 2 simultaneous calls) and Windows 7 already installed (More calls can be unlocked with 3CX license keys).
  • Up to 64 SIP Calls with Transcoding Supports any 3CX edition up to 64 simultaneous calls and supports up to 500 extensions.
  • Monitoring and Management Web GUI for device monitoring and application management. Also includes built-in SmartNode Gateway configurator.
  • Fits Your NetworkBYOP (Bring your own phone)Choose your own IP phones or softphones; no vendor lock-in.
  • Keep Your Existing EquipmentAdd a SmartNode Gateway to connect existing analog/ISDN equipment.
  • SIP Trunks or PSTNSave on monthly call costs using SIP Trunks or receive and make calls via the standard PSTN using SmartNode Gateways and VoIP Routers.

The SNBX is a plug-and-play appliance loaded with Microsoft Windows 7 and 3CX Phone System, an award-winning software-based IP PBX for Microsoft Windows. Capable of supporting up to 64 calls, the SNBX can support any 3CX edition supporting 4, 8, 16, 32 and 64 simultaneous calls with RTP Relay and Transcoding (The SNBX comes with 3CX Version 12 Free Edition supporting limited features and 2 simultaneous.  More calls and features can be unlocked with 3CX license keys that must be purchased separately).  

In addition to running 3CX Phone System, the SNBX web GUIprovides device monitoring and application management; plus, is open to 3rd party applications.

The SNBX fits your network by supporting most IP phones and softphones. You can keep your trusted PSTN lines or analog/ISDN phone equipment by simply adding Pattons SmartNode Gateways. Or you can provide secure, prioritized VoIP by using a SmartNode VoIP Router to connect to your SIP trunks. Setup is quick and easy as the SNBX provides a built-in SmartNode configuration tool. 


3CX Phone System
Break free from expensive proprietary phone systems and move up to an open standard IP PBX that increases employee productivity and costs much less.

Evolve your communications by enabling employee mobility. Calls can be made and answered seamlessly from outside the office, and voicemail and faxes received via email.

Globalize your business by connecting branch offices and re-directing local customer service numbers via the internet to your phone system at negligible cost.

3CX Phone System is made to scale with your business and save you money on consultants' fees. Supported plug-and-play IP phones are simple to add with the administrator interface, and supported Patton hardware has configuration templates built right in. Overcome the limitations of hardware-based PBX systems, reduce costs significantly and add advanced communication features that will make your company more efficient and competitive!

SmartNode Branch eXchange GUI


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Hardware Specifications

Intel Dual Core Atom with Hyper Threading 1.8 Ghz


4GB of DDR3 RAM 250GB hard drive

Ethernet1 10/100/1000 Ethernet Port
Operating SystemWindows 7
3CX Phone System

Version 12 (Free Edition) comes pre-insalled; Can support any 3CX Phone System Edition up to call capacity.

Dimensions1.4 x 7.5 x 7.7 in.
Weight2.8 lbs. (1.27 kg)
External Power Supply12 Volt 5 Amp
Capacity64 calls with Transcoding 128 calls with RTP Relay 20 cps 100 CAPS
3CX Phone System Features
General Phone System Features

Call Logging, Call Reporting Blind Call Transfer, Attended Call Transfer Call Forward on Busy or No Answer Call Routing (DID)/Caller ID Conference Calling Auto Attendant/Digital Receptionist VoiceMail/Music on Hold Ring Groups & Hung Groups Central Phonebook Call Parking and Pickup Call Queuing Call Recording Dial by Name MWIMessage Waiting Indicator BLF Status Updates Conference Rooms Intercom Paging


Supports Windows, Android 1.6 and iPhone 4.0 and Up Manage Softphone from Management Console Includes Tunnel to Avoid NAT Problems Auto-Provisioning Remote Configure

SIP Standards Support

Fully Supports RFC 3261 SIP Forking Establish SIP Trunks with other SIP Servers

Management and Scalability

Web-Based Management Console Configuration Wizard Real Time Web-based System Status Integrated Web Server Automated Backup and Restore Firewall/NAT Friendly Configuration of External Extensions via Tunnel MS Windows Server Certified Integrated Enterprise Database (PostgreSQL) VM Ware/Hyper V

Unified Communications & Mobility

3CX MyPhone Self-Service User Portal Receive VoiceMail via Email Make Video Calls Advanced Forwarding Rules Based on Caller ID, Time and Type of Call Integrate Branch Offices with 3CX Bridges Standards-based Presence Information Integrated Fax Server Receive Faxes via Email as PDF

IP Phone Management

Automatic Phone Provisioning Remotely manage IP phones Manage IP Phones Network-Wide Plug and Play Support Provision Network-Wide with Correct Settings Restart one or all Phones Remotely Manage Firmware Network-Wide Update Firmware Network-Wide

3CX MyPhone

Web-based Utility Transfer Calls Shows Incoming Calls Shows Caller ID Shows Personal Call History Divert Calls to VoiceMail v Queue Monitoring Shows Status of Other Extensions Run as Presence Monitor with Desk Phone

3rd Party Applications Integration

Microsoft Outlook Integration Sales force Integration HTTP API to Integrate with any Web CRM Microsoft Exchange 2007 / 2010 UM

Devices and Providers

Supports Popular IP Phones Supports VOIPGateways & cards Make and Receive Skype Calls Supports Popular SIP/VoIP Providers SIP Trunking Support Free Communication Link to 3CX and other SIP Servers

Codecs (Voice Compression)

G711 (A-law and -law), GSM, Speex, llbc G722 G729