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EnGenius ENS500-AC
Outdoor CPE Turbocharges Delivery of High Bandwidth Performance Over Long Distances

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Powerful onboard quad-core processors combine with new 11ac Wave 2 technology that is up to 30% faster than previous 11ac 3x3 devices. It offers greater connection reliability and high bandwidth performance over long ranges for point-to-point or point-to-multipoint connectivity with reduced interference.

  • QuadQuad-Core CPU, 717 MHz “Turbo Engine”
  • 802.11ac 2x2 Wave 2 MU-MIMO
  • Beamforming Optimizes Antenna Signal, Reception & Reliability for Clients
  • High Transmit Power Extends Wi-Fi PtP
  • Integrated 14 dBi High-Gain Directional Antennas
  • IP55-Rated Weatherproof & Dustproof Housing

Features & Benefits:

  • Quad-Core CPU, 717 MHz “Turbo Engine”
  • 11ac Wave 2 Wireless Speeds to 867 Mbps (5 GHz); to 400 Mbps (2.4 GHz)
  • Up to 30% Faster Throughput Over 11ac Wave 1 3x3 APs
  • Integrated Directional or Detachable Omni Antennas
  • 360-Degree, 3-Axis Pivot Arm Locks for Precise Alignment (EnStation5-AC)
  • IP55-Rated Housing Withstands Harsh Environments
  • MU-MIMO Improves Performance & Device Capacities
  • Beamforming Optimizes Antenna Signal, Reception & Reliability for Clients
  • High Power Extends Wi-Fi Outdoors or Building-to-Building
  • GigE PoE Port & Adapter Included for Placement Where Power is Limited
  • Multi-Operation Modes: Access Point, Client Bridge & WDS
  • Suite of Advanced AP Management & Security Features
  • Simple Web-Based AP Monitoring & Management Software
  • Stand-Alone or Manage in AP Mode via EnGenius Switches or ezMaster™ Software

System Requirements:

Recommended environment for managing up to 500 APs

CPU: Intel® Core™ i7 quad-core or above
RAM: 4 GB minimum
HDD: 500 GB (actual requirement dependent on log size)
OS: Microsoft® Windows® 7 or later + VMware® Player 7.0 or compatible virtualization software

Recommended environment for managing up to 1,000+ APs

CPU: Intel® Xeon® Processor E3 or above
RAM: 4 GB minimum
HDD: 500 GB (actual requirement dependent on log size)
OS: Microsoft® Windows® 7 or later + VMware® Player 7.0 or compatible virtualization software

Browser Requirements

Internet Explorer 10 or better
Firefox 34.0 or better
Chrome 31.0 or better
Safari 8.0 or better

Network Topology Requirements

At sites where APs are deployed: A DHCP-enabled network for APs to obtain an IP address

About EnTurbo:

EnTurbo Outdoor Access Points and Bridges turbocharge high bandwidth wireless speed, coverage, and reliability in point-to-point and point- o-multipoint connections. EnTurbo makes powerful, next generation Wave 2, business-class Wi-Fi affordably accessible for small to mid-size businesses and large residences.

Turbocharged Performance

EnTurbo’s powerful onboard Qualcomm® 717 MHz quad-core processors turbocharge wireless performance and efficiency with up to 30 percent aster throughput compared to 11ac Wave 1 3x3 access points. Combined with new 11ac technology, EnTurbo Access Points and Bridges maximize speed nd performance, support greater user device capacity and enhanced connection reliability.

Outdoor Access Points

Provide broad-reaching, fast 11ac Wave 2 access to users in a variety of settings. EnTurbo Outdoor APs are flexible and small enough for use n either indoor or outdoor environments. Achieve high-powered, long-range connections with integrated or detachable antenna options.

Create Wi-Fi Hot-Spots

Pair the ENS620EXT and ENS500EXT-AC with EnGenius’ sector antennas to create a powerful wireless base station with 120° sector-wide overage. Offer high-capacity, long-range, point-tomultipoint coverage and create large Wi-Fi hotspots for:

  • Outdoor Shopping Centers
  • Warehouses & Arenas
  • Campus Quads & Stadiums
  • Campgrounds & Marinas
  • Outdoor Theaters & Recreational Facilities
  • Internet Service Providers

Outdoor Long-Range Bridges

Extend the wireless network in locations where cabling is not possible or practical while eliminating the expense of extended cable runs. onnect a secondary device such as an IP surveillance camera or access point for greater deployment flexibility.

Deliver precise short and long-range point-to-point links in settings such as:

  • Between Buildings
  • Across Large Campuses & Stadiums
  • Over Vast Acreage: Parks, Golf Courses, Ranches
  • City Blocks, Parking Lots & Marinas
  • In Sizeable Indoor Structures: Distribution Centers & Arenas

EnStation5-AC: Precise, Long-Range Point-to-Point Connectivity

The EnTurbo EnStation5-AC offers high 23 dBm output power and high receive sensitivity. This coupled with its embedded 19 dBi highgain directional antennas that emit a narrow signal beam, deliver stable connectivity, optimal bandwidth and high-speed data rates over extremely ong distances – up to 5 miles in clear, line of sight point-to-point deployments.

Position for Maximum Connectivity

Easily position EnStation5-AC for maximum connectivity with its 360-degree, 3-axis pivoting arm that locks in place to ensure precise alignment between other EnStation5-AC devices.

PoE Supports Flexible Power Options

Connect and power EnTurbo Outdoor APs and Bridges via their dual-PoE Gigabit ports and included PoE Adapter for placement in locations where ower outlets are unavailable such as on roofs, poles or other remote areas.

Flexible Operation & Configuration Options

Access Point, Client Bridge, and WDS mode configurations broaden the Outdoor APs and Bridge’s adaptability to your network needs. With ultiple operation modes, these flexible devices offer versatility in point-to-point or point-to-multipoint deployments.

Optimal Performance in Harsh Environments

EnTurbo Outdoor APs and Bridges are designed to perform in harsh conditions and feature ruggedized IP55-rated enclosures. Ensure your etwork operates in extreme outdoor climates and indoor industrial environments where temperature is a factor. EnTurbo is protected from rolonged exposure to sunlight, cold, frost, snow, rain, hail, heat and humidity.


Download the EnGenius ENS500-AC Datasheet (PDF).

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