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ZoneFlex H500

Multiservice 802.11ac dual band concurrent 2 stream Wired/Wireless wall switch

The ZoneFlex H500 is a dual-band dual-concurrent 802.11ac wall mounted wired switch and wireless wall access point in one form factor. The ZoneFlex H500 features integrated 2.4GHz and 5GHZ concurrent radios, five wired Ethernet ports, PoE ouput, and a passthrough feature for devices such as digital phones that require native access to a PBX system. Designed with hotels and multi-dwelling units in mind, the ZoneFlex H500 is easy to mount to an electrical junction box and has a sleek and low-profile form factor.




Superior, Fast Wi-Fi Connectivity
  • 802.11ac 2X2:2 stream dual-band 2.4GHz and 5GHz concurrent connectivity with BeamFlex+ for next generation mobile devices
  • In-room device provides integrated Wi-Fi AP and Ethernet wall switch for a wide range of devices and applications
  • Multiple SSIDs, port-based VLANs support, concurrent IP-based services such as VoIP, IPTV, high-speed Internet access and in-room device connectivity
  • Robust authentication options include: 802.1x, MAC-based, captive portal, LDAP, RADIUS, Active Directory and authentication through an internal user database
Easy to Configure and Deploy
  • Installs into any standard network wall jack
  • Gigabit Ethernet uplink with PoE input (802.3af/at)
  • Requires a single POE cable drop, reducing cabling, switch ports and power sourcing equipment
  • Provides POE out to power devices such as IP-based VoIP phones eliminating the need for more power cords that clutter the environment
  • Passthrough feature allows native connectivity for existing digital phones
  • Can be deployed in standalone mode or centrally managed by the Ruckus vSCG, SmartZone, ZoneDirector or Ruckus FlexMaster systems
Perfect for hotel guest rooms and dormitories
  • Sleek, inconspicuous compact form factor for best aesthetics
  • Front port access eliminates unsightly cabling and disruptive furniture placement

Physical Characteristics
POE 802.3af/802.3at
48VDC input
Power Draw
Idle (5 w)
Typical (6.5 w)
Peak (9.5 w)
Physical Size
90 mm x 171 mm, 29 mm
210 g (.46 Lbs.)
282 g (.62 Lbs.) with bracket
Physical Ports
4 10/100 Mbps Base-T 802.3,
802.3u, RJ-45 Ethernet access ports.
1 10/100/1000Mpbs Base-T 802.3, 802.3u, 802.3ab, 802.3af (802.3 at class 4) PoE input, RJ-45
USB 2.0 (max power 0.5 w)
Environmental Conditions
Operating Temperature: 32°F (0°C) - 104°F (40°C)
Operating Humidity: 15% - 95% non-condensing
Minimum Rx Sensitivity
Up to -99 dBm
Beamflex* SINR TX Gain
Up to 2 dB
Beamflex* SINR RX Gain
3-5 dB (PD-MRC)
Interference Mitigation
Up to 5 dB
Performance And Capacity
Concurrent Users
Up to 100
Voice Calls
Up to 30
Multimedia And Quality Of Service
Software Queues
Per traffic type (4), per client
Traffic Classification
Automatic, heuristics and TOS based or VLAN-defined
Rate Limiting
Dynamic, per-user or per-WLAN
Network Architecture
IPv4, IPv6, dual-stack
802.1Q (1 per BSSID or dynamic, per user based on RADIUS)
802.1X for Ethernet Ports
Deployment Options
Standalone (individually managed)
Managed by ZoneDirector 1200, 3000, and 5000
Managed by vSCG and SmartZone 100
Managed by FlexMaster
Web User Interface (HTTP/S)
CLI (Telnet/SSH), SNMP v1, 2, 3
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Mimo Configuration
2 x 2 : 2
Supported Data Rates
802.11n/ac: 6.5Mbps – 173.4Mbps (20MHz)
13.5Mbps – 400Mbps (40MHz)
29.3Mbps – 867Mbps (80MHz)
802.11a: 54, 48, 36, 24, 18, 12, 9 and 6Mbps
802.11b: 11, 5.5, 2 and 1 Mbps
802.11g: 54, 48, 36, 24, 18, 12, 9 and 6 Mbps
Rf Power Output* (Aggregate)
2.4 GHz: 19 dBm
5.0 GHz: 22 dBm
20MHz, 40MHz, 80MHz
Frequency Band
IEEE 802.11 b/g/n: 2.4 – 2.484 GHz
IEEE 802.11a/ac: 5.15 – 5.25 GHz; 5.25 – 5.35 GHz; 5.47 – 5.725 GHz; 5.725 – 5.85 GHz
Operating Channels
US/Canada: 1-11
EU (ETSI X30): 1-13
Channel availability is country dependent according to the local regulations
5 GHz Channels - country dependent
5GHz UNII-1 (2014)
8 BSSIDs per radio
Wireless Security
Authentication via 802.1X with ZoneDirector, local authentication database, support for RADIUS, LDAP, and Active Directory


ZoneFlex H500