Firewalla Red is a great opensource device created to protect your home network, personal and sensitive data from any kind of intruders or cybercriminals. Thanks to built in VPN (Virtual Private Network) solution your IP will stay not exposed using public WiFi. Firewalla has an intrusion prevention system (IDS and IPS) and protects all of your home wire and wireless IoT devices from viruses, malware, hacking attempts, data theft when you’re using public WiFi. Very similar features are implemented on RATtrap too. RATtrap is the real plug'n play appliance protecting your privacy and your home. So if you are looking for a simple and reliable solution, it is a really considerable device. RATtrap provides ad-blocking, high level web browsing protection, parental control, internet pausing and the ability to control access to your home network remotely via mobile app.
Firewalla is a cybersecurity firewall, intrusion detection, and prevention system with a modern mobile interface and a powerful cloud. Firewalla is an all-in-one, simple, and powerful cybersecurity appliance that connects to your home or small business router. It protects all devices connected through a protected network.
RATtrap is an internet security device monitoring your home network constantly. It actively blocks any attacks, cyber threats, and hack attempts. RATtrap smart firewall protects you against ransomware, phishing, identity theft, hacking attempts and any kind of cyber attacks. Connected directly to your home router Rattrap improves protection continuously.
As both firewalls have really similar features, functionality, speed, and etc the main factor to chose the device are the price and monthly fee. And here Firewalla is a winner. With the smaller retail price and NO monthly fee for VPN and other services it's takes over RATtrap with sky high difference.