WiFi APs for virtually any venue
Deploy cost-effective, high-performance, context-aware WiFi networks for indoor and outdoor environments.
|Model||Dell Networking W-AP324 and Dell Networking W-AP325||Dell Networking |
W-AP224 and Dell Networking W-AP225
|Dell Networking W-AP214 and Dell Networking W-AP215||Dell Networking W-AP205H||Dell Networking W-AP204 and Dell Networking W-AP205|
|Radios||Dual radio, 5GHz 802.11ac and 2.4GHz 802.11n||Dual radio, 5GHz 802.11ac and 2.4GHz 802.11n||Dual radio, 5GHz 802.11ac and 2.4GHz 802.11n||Dual radio, 5GHz 802.11ac and 2.4GHz 802.11n||Dual radio, 5GHz 802.11ac and 2.4GHz 802.11n|
|Number of BSSIDs per radio||Up to 16||Up to 16||Up to 16||Up to 16||Up to 16|
|Max IPSEC encrypted wired throughput (remote mode)||20Mbps||100Mbps||20Mbps||20Mbps||20Mbps|
|Minimum controller software version||220.127.116.11||18.104.22.168||22.214.171.124||126.96.36.199||188.8.131.52|
|Integrated antennas||8x 2.4 and 5GHz omni|
(Dell Networking W-AP325)
|Omni downtilt (Dell Networking W-AP225)||6x omni downtilt (Dell Networking W-AP215)||4x semi-directional||4x omni downtilt (Dell Networking W-AP205)|
|RF connectors||4x RP-SMA|
(Dell Networking W-AP324)
|3x RP-SMA, dual-band (Dell Networking W-AP224)||3x RP-SMA, dual-band (Dell Networking W-AP214)||No||2x RP-SMA, dual-band (Dell Networking W-AP204)|
|Network interfaces||2x GbE||2x GbE||1x GbE||4 x GbE |
2 x Pass-through
|Jumbo frame support on uplink||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Other interfaces||2x 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet (RJ-45), DC power, USB 2.0 host, BLE radio||12VDC (optional power adapter) Console Port RJ-45||12VDC (optional power adapter) Console Port RJ-45||12VDC (optional power adapter) Console Port RJ-45||12VDC (optional power adapter) Console Port RJ-45|
|Power over Ethernet (PoE) interfaces||PoE-PD: 802.3at/af|
|Power consumption||8W||15W, plus up to 2.5W for attached USB device||Maximum (worst-case) power consumption: 14.9W (PoE) or 13.6W (DC) Maximum (worst-case) power||DC: 12W (excluding PoE-PSE, USB) 802.3at PoE: 13W (excluding PoE-PSE, USB) 802.3af PoE: 13W||Maximum (worst-case) power consumption: 12.5W (PoE) or 11.7W (DC) Maximum (worst-case) power|
|Class||Indoor||Indoor, plenum-rated||Indoor, plenum-rated||Indoor, plenum-rated||Indoor, plenum-rated|
|Operating temp.||Temperature: 0° to 50° C (32° to 122° F)|
Humidity: 5% to 95% non-condensing
|Temperature: 0° to 50° C (32° to 122° F) Humidity: 5% to 95% non-condensing||Temperature: 0° to 50° C (32° to 122° F) Humidity: 5% to 95% non-condensing||Temperature: 0° to 40° C (32° to 104° F) Humidity: 5% to 95% noncondensing||Temperature: 0° to 40° C (32° to 104° F) Humidity: 5% to 95% non-condensing|
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Deploy wire-like performanceBlur the lines between wired and wireless performance with up to 1.7Gbps in the 5GHz band and 800Mbps in the 2.4GHz band for fast and clear performance.
Dell Networking W-Series access points (APs) are configured through a centralized Dell Networking W-Series mobility controller, providing wireless LAN access with:
- Adaptive Radio Management: Enhances stability and predictability of the entire WiFi network.
- Context-aware policy management: Delivers a rich mobile experience for Microsoft® Lync®/unified communications and collaboration (UCC).
- Flexible AP modes: Spectrum analysis, intrusion prevention, part-time or dedicated air monitoring, remote AP.
- Centralized security: No data is sent in clear.
Confidently manage your WiFi networksAll Dell Networking W-Series access points work in conjunction with any Dell Networking W-Series controller to enable flexible and secure deployment of indoor and outdoor networks ranging from small to very large wireless deployments.
The Dell Networking W-Series controller-based ecosystem is ideal for enterprises that require maximum security, functionality and centralized management features. This architecture can enforce policies and security from one console and meets stringent government and military encryption certifications. Controller-based ecosystems can also serve as a termination point for your VPN.
Build and scale to meet the needs of your businessThe Dell Networking W-Series portfolio includes a comprehensive variety of access points designed to fit the unique needs of your business, including:
- Coverage area
- User capacity
- Network density
- Physical environment
- Wireless LAN standards (802.11ac Wave 2, 802.11ac or 802.11n)
Enhance RF managementDell Networking W-series with Dell Adaptive Radio Management (ARM) technology help ensure that data, voice and video applications have sufficient network resources to operate properly, allowing maximum client performance while enhancing stability and predictability of the entire WiFi network. ARM features include:
- Spectrum load balancing that uniformly distributes clients across channels in high-density environments
- Noise awareness that dynamically shifts clients away from channels hampered by outside interference
- Band steering that enables APs to dynamically transfer clients away from crowded bands
- Airtime fairness that delivers equal access to all WiFi clients, regardless of client type, wireless chip or OS
Dell Networking W-Series AP324 and AP325 802.11ac access points
Dell Networking W-Series AP324 and AP325 access points (APs) provide switch-like performance with 802.11ac Wave 2 capabilities. These APs provide maximum data throughput efficiency by simultaneously transmitting multicast data to multiple devices, while embedded AppRF™ technology leverages deep packet inspection for management of over 1,500 enterprise applications. The W-AP324 and W-AP325 APs support concurrent dual-radio operation with a maximum data rate of 1.7Gbps in the 5GHz band and 800Mbps in the 2.4GHz band.
Dell Networking W-Series AP277 and AP274/275 802.11ac outdoor access pointsDell Networking W-Series AP277 and AP274/275 APs deliver Gigabit WiFi performance to 802.11ac mobile devices. These APs are purpose-built to survive harsh outdoor environments, including extreme high and low temperatures as well as persistent moisture and precipitation, and fully sealed to keep out airborne contaminants. With a maximum data rate of 1.3Gbps in the 5GHz band and 600Mbps in the 2.4GHz band, the W-AP277 and W-AP274/275 APs support concurrent dual-radio operation.
Dell Networking W-Series AP228 802.11ac access pointThe Dell Networking W-Series AP228 AP delivers gigabit WiFi performance to 802.11ac mobile devices in harsh, weather-protected environments such as warehouses, industrial freezers or stadium enclosures. With a maximum data rate of 1.3Gbps in the 5GHz band and 600Mbps in the 2.4GHz band, the W-AP228 is three times faster than 802.11n APs and provides performance similar to a wired connection.
Dell Networking W-Series AP224/225 802.11ac access pointsDell Networking W-Series AP224 (external antenna) and AP225 (internal antenna) 802.11ac APs support the 5GHz industry standard for gigabit wireless data rates. These purpose-built 3x3 MIMO 802.11ac APs are designed to deliver up to three times higher performance than comparable 802.11n APs. The W-AP224 and W-AP225 each include dual GbE ports to access wired backbones and are powered by Power-over-Ethernet 802.3at (PoE+) or an optional adapter.
Dell Networking W-Series AP214/215 802.11ac access pointsDell Networking W-Series AP214/215 APs maximize mobile device performance in medium-density WiFi environments. These high-performance, affordable, compact APs support 5GHz 802.11ac clients at data rates of up to 1.3Gbps and 2.4GHz 802.11n clients at up to 450Mbps. You can power Dell Networking-W-Series AP214/215 APs with a 12V DC nominal, +/- 5 percent or a PoE 48V DC (nominal) 802.3af compliant source.
Dell Networking W-Series AP205H 802.11ac access pointThe W-AP205H AP combines high-performance wireless mobility with wired GbE access in a surprisingly compact, multifunctional and affordable device. The W-AP205H delivers 5GHz 802.11ac at data rates of up to 867Mbps and 2.4GHz 802.11n clients at up to 400Mbps.
Dell Networking W-Series AP204/205 802.11ac access pointsDell Networking W-Series AP204/205 APs maximize mobile device performance in medium-density enterprise WiFi environments. These multifunctional, affordable APs support 5GHz 802.11ac client at data rates of up to 877Mbps and 2.4GHz 802.11n clients at up to 300Mbps. You can power Dell Networking W-Series 204/205 APs with a 12V DC nominal, +/- 5 percent or a PoE 48V DC (nominal) 802.3af compliant source.
|Dell Networking W-Series AP114/115 802.11n access points|
Dell Networking W-Series AP114 (external antenna) and AP115 (internal antennas) are high-performance, dual-radio 802.11n APs designed to deliver data rates up to 450Mbps per radio and suited for medium-density deployments.
Dell Networking W-Series AP103 802.11n access pointThe Dell Networking W-Series AP103 AP provides cost-effective dual-band coverage in medium-density enterprise WiFi environments while minimizing interference from cellular networks. This compact AP delivers wireless data rates up to 300Mbps for each radio employing 802.11n technology with two spatial multiple-input and multiple-output (MIMO) streams. The W-AP103 features a 2.4GHz and a 5GHz radio, each with 2x2:2 MIMO and two integrated omnidirectional down-tilt antennas
Dell Networking W-Series 103H 802.11n access point
The Dell Networking W-Series AP103H AP provides cost-effective, dual-band coverage in low-density hospitality WiFi environments. It easily mounts to a wall box to provide secure wired and WiFi network access in dormitories, classrooms, hotels and multitenant environments, and offers dedicated 2.4GHz and 5GHz radios and integrated omni-directional antennas. For wired connectivity, the W-AP103H provides two secure downlink switch ports, a passive pass-through RJ-45 port and a gigabit uplink port. You can power the device using either Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) or a 12V DC power supply.
|Model||Dell Networking W-AP277, Dell Networking W-AP274 and Dell Networking W-AP275||Dell Networking W-AP228|
|Radios||Dual radio, 5GHz 802.11ac and 2.4GHz 802.11n||Dual radio, 5GHz 802.11ac and 2.4GHz 802.11n|
|Number of BSSIDs per radio||Up to 16||Up to 16|
|Max IPSEC encrypted wired throughput (remote mode)||20Mbps||20Mbps|
|Minimum controller software version||184.108.40.206 (Dell Networking W-AP274, Dell Networking W-AP275) 220.127.116.11 (Dell Networking W-AP277)||18.104.22.168|
|Integrated antennas||3x 2.4 and 5GHz omni (Dell Networking W-AP275) 3x 80° H x 80° V beamwidth directional antennas (Dell Networking W-AP277)||None|
|RF connectors||6x Nf|
(Dell Networking W-AP274)
|Network interfaces||2x GbE||2 x GbE|
|Jumbo frame support on uplink||Yes||Yes|
|Other interfaces||Console Port micro-USB||Console Port micro-USB|
|Power over Ethernet (PoE) interfaces||POE-PD: 802.3at|
|Operating temp.||Temperature: –40° to +65° C (–40° to +150° F)|
Humidity: 5% to 95% non-condensing
|Temperature: -40° to 60° C (-40° to 140° F) Humidity: 5% to 95% noncondensing|
Product Safety, EMC and Environmental Datasheets
Dell Regulatory Compliance Home Page
Dell and the Environment