RUTX14 Product Change Notifications

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Product change notifications (PCN) is a way of informing customers of upcoming changes related to Teltonika Networks products. This includes outward appearance adjustments, hardware improvements, changes to package contents, etc. Changes related to a product's firmware are not included in PCNs (click here to see the firmware changelog).

This page stores information regarding changes to the RUTX14 device. Below you will find a list of both upcoming and already implemented changes sorted by newest to oldest (top to bottom).

2023.10.30: Firmware Requirement Change

Starting November 2023 with batch 28, all RUTX14 devices will be manufactured with a new firmware version and will support only firmware version RUTX_R_00.07.05.3 or newer.

Change description
Change type Firmware Requirement Change
Detailed description Starting November 2023 with batch 28, all RUTX14 devices will be manufactured with a new firmware version. They will require firmware version RUTX_R_00.07.05.3 or newer. Downgrading to previous firmware versions will no longer be supported.

Please note that your RUTX14 shipments may include either the prior version or the newly described version above due to stocked devices.

Change reason Support for the new SPI Nand Flash memory
Affected products information
All RUTX14 ****** product codes are affected. No product code changes.
Upcoming change date November 2023, batch 16
Change impact
Risk assessment All risks are firmware-related. Firmware downloads for the device can be found here.

Please note: this product change notification does not affect any previous RUTX14 devices, except newly manufactured RUTX14 devices.

Suggested implementation plan

For more detailed information please contact your sales representative.

Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.

2023.08.02: Product packaging changes

Starting from 2023 Q3 RUTX14 product packaging will be changed.

Change description
Change type Packaging
Detailed description The packaging for the product will undergo several updates including an update to the side print of the box. Additionally, the box will now feature press with certificates that will be printed according to the region. Finally, there will also be changes made to the company information section including the address, telephone number, email and website link.
Current design:

Old product box marking 2023.png
Updated packaging design:

New product box markings 2023.png
Packaging dimensions will not change.
Change reasons Design improvement.
Affected products information
Model Affected order codes Order code changes
RUTX14 RUTX14 ***** No changes
Upcoming change date 2023 Q3
Change impact
Risk assessment The product handling and storage process may require review. Marketing materials, such as photos, might need replacement.
Suggested implementation plan Information included in this PCN will help adapt to the upcoming changes. For more detailed information, please contact your sales representative.
Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.

2023.02.13: MAC address range change

All Teltonika Networks devices manufactured starting from 2023, week 9 will have additional new MAC address range.

Change description
Change type MAC address range
Detailed description All Teltonika Networks devices manufactured starting from 2023, week 9 may have a MAC address from the new MAC address range 20:97:27:00:00:00 - 20:97:27:FF:FF:FF, as well as the current MAC address range 00:1E:42:00:00:00 - 00:1E:42:FF:FF:FF
Change reasons Endpoint of the previous MAC address range.
Affected products information
Model Affected order codes Order code changes
All Teltonika Networks devices All order codes No changes
Upcoming change date 2023, week 9
Change impact
Risk assessment Device install procedures or any automated solutions might need modifications.
Suggested implementation plan

For more detailed information please contact your sales representative.

Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above.

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.

2022.10.06: Default password change

All RUTX14 devices manufactured starting from 2022, week 40, will have unique default password.

Change description
Change type Default password change
Detailed description RUTX14 devices manufactured starting from Q4 2022 will have unique default password.
Change reasons Increasing device security
Affected products information
Model Affected order codes Order code changes
RUTX14 RUTX14 ****** No changes
Upcoming change date 2022, week 40
Change impact
Risk assessment Device install procedures or any automated solutions might need modifications. Please note: this product change notification does not affect any previous RUTX14 devices.
Suggested implementation plan

For more detailed information please contact your sales representative.

Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.

2022.10.06: QSG flyer replacement

Starting from 2022, week 40, RUTX14 routers will come with a new QSG flyer in the packaging.

Change description
Change type Replacement of QSG flyer
Detailed description RUTX14 devices manufactured starting from Q4 2022 will have a new QSG flyer in the packaging. The new QSG flyer includes the short version of QSG with a QR code/link to the full Web QSG version: teltonika-networks.com/QSG_RUTX14
Previous design:
QSG RUTX14 EN old.png
New design:
QSG RUTX14 EN new.png
The new flyer will include QR codes with URL links to RMS and the Web version of the QSG (Quick Start Guide) for the RUTX14.
Change reasons Reducing environmental impact.
Affected products information
Model Affected order codes Order code changes
RUTX14 RUTX14 ****** No changes
Upcoming change date 2022, week 40
Change impact
Risk assessment Marketing material such as photos might need replacing.
Suggested implementation plan Information included in this PCN will help adapt to the upcoming changes.
Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.

2022.10.06: Changes in engraving/labeling

Starting from 2022, week 40, RUTX14 routers will be produced with modified bottom engraving/labeling.

Change description
Change type External/visual
Detailed description The device's unique default password will be added to the bottom engraving/labeling. The formatting for the remaining information on the labeling/engraving will be adjusted, and the Fira font will be used instead of Arial. The device's unique default password information will also be added to the QR code Information displayed after scanning QR code with syntax: WIFI:T:WPA;S:{{SSID2G}};P:{{PASSWORD}};SN:{{SN}};I:{{IMEI}};M:{{MAC}};U:admin;PW:{{DEVICEPASSWORD}};B:{{BATCH}};


From the device top engraving/labeling, the previously relevant authentication information text will be removed: User/Pass: admin/admin01.


The labeling on the product packaging will stay unchanged.

Old top engraving/labeling:
RUTX14 hd 4 old.png

Old bottom engraving/labeling:

400px-Networking rutx14 first start gaminio lipdukas v3.png
New top engraving/labeling:
RUTX14 hd 4 new.png

New bottom engraving/labeling:

RUTX14 informacinis lipdukas ant gaminio 62x26mm v2.png
Change reasons To accommodate the change from the standard default password to a unique default password for each device.
Affected products information
Model Affected order codes Order code changes
RUTX14 RUTX14 ****** No changes
Upcoming change date 2022, week 40
Change impact
Risk assessment Changes to top labeling/engraving. Device's unique default password will be present on the product itself. This might impact marketing materials due to changing contents of the bottom informational engraving/labeling.
Suggested implementation plan No implementation plan needed
Acknowledgement of PCN receipt
If no feedback is received within two weeks after the issue date of this notification - Teltonika may accept that this change has been tacitly accepted and can implement the change as indicated above

To download the pdf version of this notification, click here.