SonicPoint Series

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Delivers unparalled wireless security and performance.

SonicPoint® Wireless™ access points use 802.11 wireless technology to provide high-speed wireless connectivity that is easy to set up and manage.

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Wireless that performs at the speed of business
Take advantage of high-speed secure wireless solutions.
Get enterprise-speed access to data and use bandwidth-intensive mobile apps such as HD video and voice over high-bandwidth wireless LANs, with SonicWall Wireless Network Security. Gain the enhanced wireless signal quality and reliability available through the 802.11ac wireless standard.

Build a solution that’s right for you.
Combine one or more SonicPoint Series wireless access points with a SonicWall SuperMassive 9000, E-Class Network Security Appliance (NSA), NSA or TZ Series next-generation firewall to create a secure wireless solution that fits your needs. You’ll have secure, high-speed wireless connectivity, Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection technology, and encrypted, protected and decontaminated wireless traffic.
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Control user access to the internet.
Provide visitors or customers with a guest password for secure wireless Internet access using wireless guest services. Let employees securely access network resources from within your wireless network by separating trusted wireless users from unknown users using virtual access points.
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Streamline monitoring and management
Simplify set-up and management.
With SonicPoint Series wireless access, you can streamline deployment and management of your secure wireless network. SonicPoints are automatically detected, provisioned and updated by the managing firewall. Wireless LAN administration is also handled directly from the managing firewall, simplifying setup and centralizing ongoing management.
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Lower your costs.

SonicPoints make it easy to add secure wireless networking without over-spending. Features such as simplified deployment, single pane of glass management for both wireless and security, and no need to purchase a separate wireless controller reduce the cost to add wireless into a new or existing network infrastructure.
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SonicPoint ACe

Dual radios, six external removable antennas, 802.11ac support and the flexibility to receive power through an 802.3at Power over Ethernet (PoE) injector or an AC adapter make the SonicPoint ACe a great choice for scalable, high-performance wireless LAN connectivity.
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SonicPoint ACi

Internally housed antennas, dual radios, 802.11ac support and the ability to receive power through an 802.3at Power over Ethernet (PoE) injector allow the SonicPoint ACi to provide high-performance yet discreet wireless LAN connectivity.
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SonicPoint N2

Dual radio functionality, six external removable antennas, 802.11n support and the ability to receive power through an 802.3at Power over Ethernet (PoE) injector or an AC adapter make the SonicPoint N2s a cost-effective option for wireless LAN connectivity.
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Legend: S — Standard, N/A — Not Available

FeaturesSonicPoint ACeSonicPoint ACiSonicPoint N2
802.11 Transport Standards802.11a/b/g/n/ac802.11a/b/g/n 
Antennas6 ExternalFully Internal6 External
Removable AntennasSN/AS
External ConnectorsRP-TNC Male/SMA MaleN/ARP-TNC Male/SMA Male
Powered by PoEPoE and AC AdapterPoEPoE
PoE Power Requirements802.3at802.3at802.3at
Profile Auto-provisioningSSS
Virtual Access Points (VAP)Up to 8Up to 8Up to 8
SecurityWEP, WPA, WPA2
CiphersTKIP, AES, 64/128/152-bit WEP
Wireless AuthenticationOpen, PSK, EAP
SSL VPN Enforcement1SSS
Wireless IDPSSS
Wireless Guest ServicesSSS
Lightweight Hotspot Messaging2SSS
MAC FilteringSSS

1. With SonicWall SSL VPN appliance.
2. Requires external web server.

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