11ac Wave 2 Speeds to 2.5 Gbps Industrial-Grade IP67-Rated Housing Withstands Harsh Environments 8 Detachable, Omni-Directional Antennas for Both Bands Dual-Radio MU-MIMO Improves Performance & Expands Capacities Beamforming Optimizes Signal, Reception & Reliability for Clients 2 GigE 802.3at PoE Ports with 2nd PoE Pass-Through Powers IP Cameras or APs

Ultra-Fast Speeds for Multi-User Support
The EWS871AP marks the next generation of 11ac Wave 2 speed and performance for wireless access points supporting the highest bandwidth available for connected Wi-Fi devices with speeds reaching 2.5 Gbps. Support the newest Multi-MIMO 11ac smartphones, laptops, and other mobile devices with multiple streams to multiple devices simultaneously expanding the bandwidth and capacity of the network.

Industrial-Grade Waterproof Housing
Designed to perform in harsh environments, the EWS871AP outdoor ruggedized AP features IP67-rated waterproof and dustproof casing that ensures the AP can withstand extreme outdoor climates and indoor industrial environments. This includes prolonged exposure outdoors to sunlight, extreme cold, frost, snow, rain, hail, heat, and humidity, and indoors where temperatures are a factor.

Future Proof, Crowd Proof Networks
The EWS871AP offers network managers the most advanced Wi-Fi technology standard available while supporting the future of mobile technology for their users. The AP handles densely crowded client environments through its four spatial streams and Beamforming technology, which focuses signals directly to client devices, providing optimal signal and reception reliability for users. Eight detachable, antennas extend throughput for peak performance.

EnGenius Neutron EWS870AP 11ac Wave 2, 4×4 MU-MIMO Outdoor, Dual-Band, Managed Wireless AP supports the highest capacities and ultra-fast speeds reaching 2.5Gbps. This feature-rich Access Point leverages advanced Wi-Fi and Beamforming antenna technology for maximum performance while encompassing the flexibility, scalability, and enterprise-class management of the Neutron Series with no license, subscription, or tech support fees. The AP is designed to operate in harsh environments and features an IP67-rated waterproof and dustproof casing to protect it from the elements.


Optimized Network Performance
The EWS870AP is designed to operate in a variety of indoor environments to meet the demands of high-bandwidth business applications and BYOD initiatives that increase network device count. Its bandwidth capacity and ultra-fast speeds along with no annual AP license, subscriptions, or technical support fees for network management make the EWS870AP an affordable alternative to enterprise access points.

Technical Specifications

IEEE 802.11a/n/ac on 5 GHz
IEEE 802.11b/g/n on 2.4 GHz
IEEE 802.3at
IEEE 802.11r
IEEE 802.11k
IEEE 802.11i
IEEE 802.11x

4 x 5dBi External Omni-Directional N-Type Antennas for 2.4 GHz
4 x 7dBi External Omni-Directional N-Type Antennas for 5 GHz

Physical Interface
2 x 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet Ports
(Link Aggregation achieves 2Gbps Throughput)
– LAN1: Supports 802.3at PoE Input
– LAN2: Data & 802.3af PoE Pass-Through
1 x Console Ethernet Port
1 x Reset Button
1 x Power Connector

LED Indicators
1 x Power
2 x WLAN (Wireless Connection)
2 x LAN (2.4GHz & 5GHz)
Power Consumption (Max)
Without PSE out: 21W
With PSE output over LAN2: 36.4W

Power Source
DC IN, 48 V/1.25A
IEEE 802.3at Compliant Source
Active Ethernet (PoE)

PSE Output
LAN2 802.3af power source w/ included power adapter

Surge Protection

ESD Protection
Contact: 6KV
Air: 8 KV

Wireless & Radio Specifications
Operating Frequency
Dual-Radio Concurrent 2.4GHz & 5 GHz

Operation Modes
Access Point

Frequency Radio
2.4GHz: 2400MHz ~ 2835MHz
5GHz: 5150MHz ~ 5250MHz, 5470 ~ 5725MHz, 5725MHz ~ 5850MHz

Transmit Power
Up to 27 dBm on 2.4 GHz
Up to 27 dBm on 5 GHz
Max transmit power is limited by regulatory power

Tx Beamforming (TxBF)

Radio Chains/Spatial Streams

Four (4) Spatial Stream SU-MIMO up to 1733 Mbps to a single client

Three (3) Spatial Stream MU-MIMO up to 1300 Mbps to three (3) MU-MIMO capable wireless devices simultaneously

Supported Data Rates (Mbps)
2.4 GHz: Max 800
5 GHz: Max 1733
802.11b: 1, 2, 5.5, 11
802.11g: 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 54
802.11n: 6.5 to 600 (MCS0 to MCS23)
802.11ac: 6.5 to 1733 (MCS0 to MCS9, NSS=1~4)

Supported Radio Technology
802.11b: Direct-Sequence Spread-Spectrum (DSSS)
802.11a/g/n/ac: Orthogonal frequency-division Multiplexing (OFDM)
802.11n/ac: 4×4 MIMO (MU-MIMO) w/4 Streams
802.11ac supports very high throughput (VHT) – VHT 20/60/80 MHz channel width
802.11n supports high throughput (HT) – HT 20/40 MHZ channel width
802.11n supports very high throughput under the 2.4 GHz radio – VHT 40 MHz (256-QAM)
802.11n/ac packet aggregation: AMPDU, ASPDU

Supported Modulation
802.11b: BPSK, QPSK, CCK
802.a/g/n: BPSK, QPSK, 16-QAM, 64-QAM
802.11ac: BPSK, QPSK, 16-QAM, 64-QAM, 256-QAM


Multiple BSSID
Supports up to 16 SSIDs, 8 SSIDs per radio

VLAN Tagging
Supports 802.1q SSID-to-VLAN Tagging
VLAN Pass-through

Spanning Tree

Compliant with IEEE 802.11e Standard

Deployment Options
Standalone (Individually Managed)
Managed Mode (with Neutron Series Switch/ezMaster)

Wireless Management Features
AP Auto Discovery and Provisioning
AP Auto IP Assignment
AP Cluster Management
AP Device Name Editing
AP Radio Settings
Band Steering
Auto Transmit Power
Auto Channel
Traffic Shaping
Fast Roaming (802.11k & 802.11r)
Pre-Authentication (802.11i &802.11x)
PMK Caching (802.11i)
Multicast to Unicast Conversion
RSSI Threshold
AP Client Limiting
Client Fingerprinting
AP VLAN Management
Secured Guest Network
Captive Portal
Access Point Status Monitoring
Rogue AP Detection
Wireless Client Monitoring
Wi-Fi Scheduler
Wireless Client List
Background Scanning
Email Alert
Wireless Traffic & Usage Statistics
Real-time Throughput Monitoring
SmartSync Redundancy
Visual Topology View
Floor Plan View
Map View
Wireless Coverage Display
Secure Control Messaging (SSL Certificate)
Local MAC Address Database
Remote MAC Address Database (RADIUS)
Unified Configuration Import/Export
Bulk Firmware Upgrade Capability
Intelligent Diagnostics
Kick/Ban Clients

Web Interface (HTTP)
CLI (Telnet)
Save Configuration as Users Default

Control Features
Managed Mode (by Neutron Switch/ezMaster)
Remote/Auto Reboot
One-Click Firmware Upgrade
Firmware Upgrade: Web interface or CLI (FTP/HTTP)

Power Save Mode

Administrator Setting
Username & Password Change

v1, v2c, v3

I/II, Private MIB

WEP Encryption – 64/128/152 bit
WPA/WPA2 Enterprise WPA-EAP using TKIP or AES)
Hide SSID in beacons
MAC Address Filtering, up to 64 MACS per SSID
Https Support
SSH Support
Client Isolation
L2 Isolation
RADIUS Accounting

Environment & Physical

Temperature Range
Operating: -4°F to 158°F, -20°C to 70°C
Storage: -22°F to 176°F, -30°C to 80 °C

Humidity (Non-condensing)
Operating: (90% or less
Storage: 90% or less

Ingress Protection Marking
IP67-Rated Waterproof/Dustproof Enclosure

Pole or Wall

Dimensions & Weights

EWS871AP Device (w/o antennas)
Weight: 6.61 lbs. (2.99 kg)
Width: 8.23″ (209 mm)
Length: 9.5″ (241.2 mm)
Height: 2.36″ (59.9 mm)

Weight: 9.28 lbs. (4.20 kg)
Width: 12.12″ (308 mm)
Length: 15.27″ (388 mm)
Height: 5″ (127 mm)

Package Contents
EWS871AP 11ac Outdoor AP
48 V/1.25A Power Adapter
(8) Detachable N-Type Antennas
PoE Injector (EPE-4818G)
Pole Mount Ring
Mounting Screw Set
Quick Installation Guide


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