WDAP-C7200AC
1200Mbps 802.11ac Dual Band Ceiling Mount
Wireless Access Point
Standard Compliant Hardware Interface
• Complies with IEEE 802.11ac (draft 2.0) and IEEE
802.11a/b/g/n standards
• 1 x 10/100/1000Base-TX Port with 1-port PoE (PD,
Powered Device)
• IEEE 802.3at Power over Ethernet design
RF Interface Characteristics
• Features 2.4GHz (802.11b/g/n) and 5GHz (802.11a/n/ac)
concurrent dual band for more efficiency of carrying high
Brand-new 11ac Wireless Technology
load traffic
The WDAP-C7200AC supports IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac dual band standards with 2T2R
MIMO technology; therefore, it provides the wireless speed up to 300+867Mbps, which
is 16X faster than the 11a access point at 5GHz frequency and 5.5X faster than the
11g access point at 2.4GHz frequency. Moreover, the WDAP-C7200AC is equipped with
Gigabit Ethernet Port. Compared with the general wireless APs, the WDAP-C7200AC
offers faster transmission speed for the network applications and less interference to
enhance data throughput. The incredible wireless speed makes it ideal for handling
multiple HD movie streams, high-resolution on-line games, stereo music, VoIPs and data
• 2T2R MIMO technology for enhanced throughput and
coverage
• Provides multiple adjustable transmit power control
• High speed up to 1.2Gbps (300Mbps for 2.4GHz +
867Mbps for 5GHz) wireless data rate
Comprehensive Wireless Advanced Features
• Multiple Wireless Modes: AP, Client, WDS PtP/ PtMP,
streams at the same time stably and smoothly.
WDS Repeater, Universal Repeater
• Supports up to 10 multiple-SSIDs (2.4GHz+5GHz) to
allow users to access different networks through a single
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WDAP-C7200AC Data Transmission Rates
AP
• Supports WMM (Wi-Fi Multimedia) and wireless QoS to
enhance the efficiency of multimedia application
• Supports IAPP (Inter Access Point Protocol) and wireless
roaming to enable clients to roam across different
wireless networks
• Supports 5-level Transmitting Power Control to adapt
various environments
• Supports wireless schedule to automatically enable
11ac Innovations Bring Excellent Data Link Speed
The WDAP-C7200AC is built-in with high power amplifier and 4 highly-sensitive
antennas which provide stronger signal and excellent coverage even in the wideranging or bad environment. With adjustable transmit power option, the administrator
can flexibly reduce or increase the output power for various environments, thus
or disable the wireless function based on predefined
schedule
Secure Network Connection
• Advanced security: 64/128-bit WEP, WPA / WPA2, WPA-
reducing interference to achieve maximum performance. To provide extremely high-
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speed user experience, the WDAP-C7200AC adopts IEEE 802.11ac technology to
extend the 802.11n 40MHz channel binding to 80MHz and the implementation of 256-
PSK / WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES encryption) and 802.1x
QAM modulation where higher transmitting/receiving rates go up to 867Mbps in 5GHz
Radius Authentication
less interference frequency band. In addition, the WDAP-C7200AC is equipped with
• Supports MAC address filtering
Gigabit LAN port to eliminate the restriction of 100Mbps Fast Ethernet wired connection
to let users fully enjoy the high speed provided by wireless. The IEEE 802.11ac
also optimizes MU-MIMO (Multi-User MIMO) mechanism to serve multiple devices
simultaneously.
Easy Installation & Management
• Flexible deployment with standard 802.3at PoE/ PD
supported
• Web-based UI and Quick Setup Wizard for easy
configuration
Wider Channel Width
• Remote Management allows configuration from a
40MHz 11n Channel Width
remote site
80MHz 11ac Channel Width
• SNMP-based management interface
More Complex Modulation
• System status monitoring includes DHCP Client and
256QAM 11ac Modulation
64QAM 11n Modulation
System Log
Optimized MIMO Usage
11n SU-MIMO System
11ac MU-MIMO System
100
100Mbps Ethernet
Higher Speed Limit
1000
1000Mbps Ethernet
Go faster in wired & wireless
Take Advantage of 11ac to Optimize Data Link Speed
Ceiling Mount Designed for Highly-efficient Wireless Coverage
Featuring attractive flying saucer appearance and ceiling-mount design, the WDAP-C7200AC can be firmly installed on the ceiling or the wall conveniently.
The ceiling-mount design is smartly integrated into the environment. Its streamlined body without the protruding antennas also gives effects of embellishment
in the surroundings. Moreover, the WDAP-C7200AC is compliant with the IEEE 802.3at PoE standard, so it is easy and flexible in client-side installation. It is
definitely nice to have this eye-catching access point mount on the ceilings and walls of villas, hotels, exhibit halls, and other establishments.
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WDAP-C7200AC
Full Support of Wireless Security Encryption and Wireless Value-added Features
In aspect of security, besides 64/128-bit WEP encryption, the WDAP-C7200AC is integrated with WPA / WPA2, WPA-PSK / WPA2-PSK and 802.1x Radius
authority to secure and protect your wireless LAN. It provides the wireless MAC filtering and SSID broadcast control to consolidate the wireless network
security and prevent unauthorized wireless connection. Being an access point, the WDAP-C7200AC supports multiple SSIDs (10 sets of SSIDs) to allow
each wireless network to have a different set of security. Moreover, its Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM) mechanism provides enhanced QoS over wireless connection
for better performance in multimedia transmission like on-line gaming and video streaming, which are classified as a top priority.
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Multiple Operation Modes for Various Applications
The WDAP-C7200AC supports AP, Client, WDS Bridge, Repeater and Universal Repeater modes, through which it provides more flexibility for users when
wireless network is established. Compared with general wireless access point, the WDAP-C7200AC offers more powerful and flexible capability for wireless
clients.
AP(Multi-SSID) Mode
WDAP-C7200AC
Internet
WDS Repeater Mode
Internet
AP
SSID-1(5G)
Clients
g/n
WDAP-C7200AC
a/n/ac
Clients
Switch
WDS Bridge-PtP Mode
WDAP-C7200AC
WDS Bridge-PtMP Mode
WDAP-C7200AC
WDAP-C7200AC
Switch
Clients
g/n
a/n/ac
AP Mode
Clients
2.4G
5G WDS
SSID-2(2.4G)
Switch
Clients
Clients
AP
Switch
Clients
AP
Switch
Clients
Switch
Universal Repeater Mode
WDAP-C7200AC
Internet
a/n/ac
a/n/ac
5G
Switch
g/n
Clients
a/n
5GHz AP/Client Link
g/n
2.4GHz AP/Client Link
a/n/ac
5GHz WDS Link
2.4G
AP
g/n
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WDAP-C7200AC
Flexible Deployment with PoE Feature
Compliant with the IEEE 802.3at Power over Ethernet standard, the WDAP-C7200AC can be powered and networked by a single UTP cable. It thus reduces
the needs of extra cables and dedicated electrical outlets on the wall, ceiling or any other place where it is difficult to reach. The wireless network deployment
becomes more flexible and worry-free from the power outlet locations.
Non-PoE(PD) device
Switch
Data
Power
Ethernet Cable
Power Cable
Non-PoE AP
PoE(PD)-enabled device
PoE-enabled AP
PoE Switch
WDAP-C7200AC
Power
Data
Ethernet Cable
Power Cable
Easy Installation and Management
With user-friendly Web UI and step-by-step Quick Setup Wizard, the WDAP-C7200AC is easy to install, even for users who never experience setting up a
wireless network. Furthermore, with SNMP-based management interface, the WDAP-C7200AC is convenient to be managed and configured remotely in a
small business wireless network.
Application
Ceiling-mount design makes it more attractive in room installation
The WDAP-C7200AC adopts with the latest 802.11ac technology to provide extremely high speed wireless experience for users. With the stylish ceiling or
wall-mount design, you don’t need to spend extra time and cost to deploy the wireless network. Its fashionable flying saucer appearance adapted to the room
can match any decor without affecting the original interior design. The WDAP-C7200AC supports standard 802.3at PoE power scheme, effectively reducing
the cabling cost. The WDAP-C7200AC, with the Planet Smart Discovery Utility and SNMP supported, brings the most convenience to system administrators
or machine operators. No expensive instruments or complex back-end subscriber managed systems are required for deployment.
WiFi Home Networking
WDAP-C7200AC
Smart Pad
PC
Printer
Stereo
IP Camera
Gaming Console
Apple TV
Laptop
2.4GHz 802.11b/g/n
» High power
» More compatibility
» Wider range of applications
5GHz 802.11a/n/ac
» Less interference
» More non-overlapping channels
» Stable connection
1000Base-T UTP
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WDAP-C7200AC
Extremely High-speed and Dual Band capability makes it more powerful in Wi-Fi transmission
The WDAP-C7200AC delivers the Dual Band technology to avoid signal interference and ensure the best Wi-Fi performance. It allows you to check
e-mail and surf the Internet via the 2.4GHz band and simultaneously watch High-Definition (HD) video or any other multimedia application via 5GHz band.
Moreover, the Gigabit Ethernet port of the WDAP-C7200AC offer ultra-fast wired connections that utilize the maximum wireless bandwidth; therefore, users
will have real wireless speed over 100Mbps. With outstanding stability of high-speed wireless transmission, the WDAP-C7200AC can provide users with
excellent experience in multimedia streaming with your mobile devices anywhere, anytime.
2.4GHz Wireless
5GHz Wireless
867Mbps
300Mbps
Smart TV Video & Music
APP
Wireless
Social
IP-CAM Networking
11ac Dual Band Wireless Gigabit Access Point
Internet
WDAP-C7200AC
PoE Switch
PC
NAS
Gaming Console
Wired Gigabit LAN
1000Base-T UTP
5GHz 802.11a/n/ac
2.4GHz 802.11b/g/n
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WDAP-C7200AC
Specifications
Model
WDAP-C7200AC
1200Mbps 802.11ac Dual Band Ceiling Mount Wireless Access Point
Hardware Specifications
Interfaces
LAN
1 x 10/100/1000Base-T RJ45 port
Auto-negotiation and Auto MDI/MDI-X
Antennas
Gain:
2 x 2.4GHz 2.5dBi PCB antenna
2 x 5GHz 4dBi PCB antenna
Reset Button
Reset button on the top cover
Press over 7 seconds to reset the device to factory default
LED Indicators
PWR
Allow LED to turn off via software control
Material
Plastic
Dimensions (Φ x H)
194 x 49 mm
Weight
300 ±5g
Power Requirements
802.3at PoE, 48-56V DC input
Power Consumption
20W (max.)
Mounting
Ceiling Mount
Wireless Interface Specifications
Standard
IEEE 802.11ac (Draft 2.0) 5GHz
IEEE 802.11a/n 5GHz
IEEE 802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz
Antenna Structure
802.11ac: 2T2R MU-MIMO
802.11n: 2T2R MIMO
Modulation
DSSS
Data Modulation
802.11ac: OFDM (BPSK / QPSK / 16QAM / 64QAM / 256QAM)
802.11a/g/n: OFDM (BPSK / QPSK / 16QAM / 64QAM)
802.11b: DSSS (DBPSK / DQPSK / CCK)
Band Mode
2.4G / 5G concurrent mode
Frequency Range
Operating Channels
Channel Width
America/ FCC: 2.412~2.462GHz
Europe/ ETSI: 2.412~2.484GHz
America/ FCC: 5.180~5.240GHz, 5.725~5.850GHz
5GHz
Europe/ ETSI: 5.180~5.240GHz
America/ FCC: 1~11
2.4GHz
Europe/ ETSI: 1~13
America/ FCC:
36, 40, 44, 48, 149, 153, 157, 161, 165
5GHz
Europe/ ETSI:
36, 40, 44, 48
5GHz channel list will vary in different countries according to their regulations.
802.11ac: 20/40/80MHz
802.11n: 20/40MHz
2.4GHz
802.11ac (VHT20, Nss2-MCS8): Up to 173.3Mbps
802.11ac (VHT40, Nss2-MCS9): Up to 400Mbps
802.11ac (VHT80, Nss2-MCS9): Up to 867Mbps
Data Transmission Rates
802.11n (HT40): 270/243/216/162/108/81/54/27Mbps
135/121.5/108/81/54/40.5/27/13.5Mbps (dynamic)
802.11n (HT20): 130/117/104/78/52/39/26/13Mbps
65/58.5/52/39/26/19.5/13/6.5Mbps (dynamic)
802.11g: 54/48/36/24/18/12/9/6Mbps (dynamic)
802.11b: 11/5.5/2/1Mbps (dynamic)
Transmission Distance
802.11ac (draft): up to 30m
802.11n: up to 70m
802.11g: up to 30m
The estimated transmission distance is based on the theory. The actual distance will vary in different
environments.
Max. RF Power
5GHz:
802.11ac (VHT20): 15.5dBm
802.11ac (VHT40): 15.5dBm
802.11ac (VHT80): 15.5dBm
802.11n (HT20): 15.5dBm
802.11n (HT40): 15.5dBm
802.11a: 15.5dBm
2.4GHz:
802.11n: 17 ±2.5dBm
802.11b/g: 20 ±2.5dBm
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Receive Sensitivity
5GHz:
802.11ac (VHT20): -91dBm @ Nss1-MCS0, -64dBm @ Nss2-MCS8
802.11ac (VHT40): -89dBm @ Nss1-MCS0, -59dBm @ Nss2-MCS9
802.11ac (VHT80): -86dBm @ Nss1-MCS0, -56dBm @ Nss2-MCS9
802.11n (HT20): -92dBm @ MCS0, -71dBm @ MCS7
802.11n (HT40): -89dBm @ MCS0, -66dBm @ MCS15
802.11a: -93 @ 6Mbps, -75dBm @ 54Mbps
2.4GHz:
802.11n 20MHz (MCS7): -69dBm @10% PER
802.11n 40MHz (MCS15): -66dBm @10% PER
802.11g (54Mbps): -74dBm @10% PER
802.11b (11Mbps): -88dBm @10% PER
Software Features
Wireless Mode
■■Universal Repeater (AP+Client)
■■Repeater (WDS+AP)
■■AP (Access Point)
Encryption Security
■■WEP (64/128-bit) encryption security
■■WPA / WPA2 (TKIP/AES)
■■WPA-PSK / WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES)
Wireless Security
Provides wireless LAN ACL (Access Control List) filtering
Wireless MAC address filtering
Supports WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup)
Enable/ Disable SSID Broadcast
Wireless Advanced
WMM (Wi-Fi Multimedia): 802.11e Wireless QoS
Multiple SSID: up to 5 at 2.4GHz and 5GHz, respectively
Wireless Isolation: Enables to isolate each connected wireless client from communicating with each other
IAPP (Inter Access Point Protocol): 802.11f Wireless Roaming
Provides Wireless Statistics
Max. Clients
Wire: 253
2.4GHz Wireless: 32
5GHz Wireless: 32
LAN
Built-in DHCP server supporting static IP address distributing
Supports UPnP
Supports 802.1d Spanning Tree
System Management
Web-based (HTTP) management interface
SNTP time synchronize
Easy firmware upgrade
Supports Scheduling Reboot
Supports Smart Discovery Utility
■■WDS PTP (Point to Point)
■■WDS PTMP (Point to Multipoint)
■■Client
Standards Conformance
IEEE Standards
IEEE 802.11ac (Draft 2.0, 2T2R, up to 867Mbps)
IEEE 802.11n (2T2R, up to 300Mbps)
IEEE 802.11g
IEEE 802.11b
IEEE 802.11i
IEEE 802.3 10Base-T
IEEE 802.3u 100Base-TX
IEEE 802.3ab 1000Base-T
IEEE 802.3x Flow Control
Other Protocols and Standards
CSMA/CA, CSMA/CD, TCP/IP, DHCP, ICMP, SNTP
Environment & Certification
Temperature
Operating: 0 ~ 50 degrees C
Storage: -40 ~ 70 degrees C
Humidity
Operating: 10 ~ 90% (non-condensing)
Storage: 5 ~ 90% (non-condensing)
Regulatory
FCC Part 15B & 15C, IC, RoHS
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WDAP-C7200AC
Ordering Information
WDAP-C7200AC
1200Mbps 802.11ac Dual Band Ceiling Mount Wireless Access Point
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