Sonicwall TZ 400 vs NSA 220

Looking for another opinion regarding choosing the NSA 220 Sonicwall over the TZ 400 model.  According to specs the TZ 400 has a better throughput and supports more connections than the NSA 220.  Want to accommodate for growth as well, but the only changes we foresee within the next 3-4 years is increased WAN speed.

Here is our configuration:
25 Users
25Mb Fiber Circuit
4 - Servers including Exchange
2 - SonicPoints
2 - Site to Site VPN's
2 - SSL VPN users
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Wayne88Commented:
I have deployed NSA along with TZ Series Sonicwall.

I find the TZ is more suited for 50 less users and the the NSA Series is geared toward more users and is more robust in features.  The NSA I have currently deployed has been reliable and the build quality seems much better than the TZ (plastic casing).  Configurations for both are almost similar because they use the same UI.

For an office with less than 50, I think the NSA is an overkill.  The TZ is more suited for you and keep in mind that the Sonicwall security bundles subscription cost much more for the NSA series than the TZ so you will want to take that into account.

You're probably safe with the TZ Series, I have used them both and in terms of functionalities they are par.  Probably more features than you will ever need.

However, be advised that Sonicwall Antispam is basic to put it mildly.  We don't use the built in Sonicwall Antispam.
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WebccAuthor Commented:
Thanks Wayne!

Yes that's what I figured given Dell has a couple new TZ's that seem to be better than the low end NSA's.
Also, thanks on the heads up on the antispam, was thinking of giving it try, but will probably stick with our current solution.
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Wayne88Commented:
You're welcome and good luck with the deployment.  Feel free to ask any question.

Here is a real time demo of the UI, the TZ and NSA is mostly the same

https://realtime.demo.sonicwall.com/main.html
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