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Build a secure wireless network that safeguards your wireless traffic from threats and optimizes performance, with the SonicPoint Wireless Security Access Point Series. Combine SonicPoint Series 802.11ac wireless access points with industry-leading SonicWall firewalls to create a wireless network security solution that delivers wired-like network security and performance.
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Security and performance for the mobile network

Build a secure wireless network that safeguards your wireless traffic from threats and optimizes performance, with the SonicPoint Wireless Security Access Point Series. Combine SonicPoint Series 802.11ac wireless access points with industry-leading SonicWall firewalls to create a wireless network security solution that delivers wired-like network security and performance.

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_productName SonicPoint ACe SonicPoint ACi SonicPoint N2
Location SonicPoint Overview Indoor Indoor Indoor
IEEE Standards SonicPoint Overview 802.11a / b / g / n / ac 802.11a / b / g / n / ac 802.11a / b / g / n
Antennas SonicPoint Overview 3+3 (SMA 2.4 GHz + TNC 5 GHz) Fully internal 3+3 (SMA 2.4 GHz + TNC 5 GHz)
Wired Network Ports SonicPoint Overview (2) 10/100/1000 auto-sensing RJ-45 for Ethernet and Power over Ethernet (PoE), (1) RJ-45 console, (1) USB 2.0 (2) 10/100/1000 auto-sensing RJ-45 for Ethernet and Power over Ethernet (PoE), (1) RJ-45 console, (1) USB 2.0 (2) 10/100/1000 auto-sensing RJ-45 for Ethernet and Power over Ethernet (PoE), (1) RJ-45 console, (1) USB 2.0
External Connectors SonicPoint Overview RP-TNC Male / SMA Male N/A RP-TNC Male / SMA Male
Powered by PoE SonicPoint Overview PoE and AC Adapter PoE PoE
PoE Power Requirements SonicPoint Overview 802.3at 802.3at 802.3at
Radios SonicPoint Overview Dual: 3x3 11n + 3x3 11ac Dual: 3x3 11n + 3x3 11ac Dual: 3x3 11n + 3x3 11n
Chassis SonicPoint Overview Plenum rated Plenum rated Plenum rated
Virtual Access Points (VAP) SonicPoint Overview Up to 8 Up to 8 Up to 8
MIMO SonicPoint Overview SU-MIMO 3x3 (3 streams) SU-MIMO 3x3 (3 streams) SU-MIMO 3x3 (3 streams)
Data Encryption SonicPoint Overview WEP, WPA, WPA2, TKIP, AES WEP, WPA, WPA2, TKIP, AES WEP, WPA, WPA2, TKIP, AES
Wireless Authentication SonicPoint Overview Active Directory, single sign-on (SSO) Active Directory, single sign-on (SSO) Active Directory, single sign-on (SSO)
Profile Auto-provisioning SonicPoint Overview S S S
SSL VPN Enforcement SonicPoint Overview S S S
Wireless IDP SonicPoint Overview S S S
Wireless Guest Services SonicPoint Overview S S S
Lightweight Hotspot Messaging SonicPoint Overview S S S
Band Steering SonicPoint Overview S S S
Beamforming SonicPoint Overview S S S
FairNet SonicPoint Overview S S S
AirTime Fairness SonicPoint Overview S S S
MiFi Extender SonicPoint Overview S S S
Wireless Distribution System SonicPoint Overview S S S
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MAXIMIZE 802.11ac WIRELESS PERFORMANCE

Maximize the performance of your 802.11ac wireless network while dramatically simplifying your WLAN setup and management.

  • 802.11ac and 802.11n options
  • 3x3 SU-MIMO
  • Dual radios
  • Gigabit wireless performance
  • Deep packet inspection of inbound and outbound wireless traffic
  • Auto-discovery and auto-configuration by the managing firewall
  • Low TCO
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GET FAST PERFORMANCE

SonicPoint Series wireless access points give you fast wireless access with enhanced signal quality and reliability. Take advantage of the capabilities in 802.11ac to achieve gigabit wireless performance. With support for IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac standards, the SonicPoint Series enables your organization to use apps such as video and voice in higher density environments.

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Create a secure wireless network

The SonicPoint Series integrates with SonicWall next-generation firewalls to create a secure wireless solution that delivers comprehensive protection for wired and wireless networks. Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection technology scans the wireless traffic to eliminate threats, such as ransomware, encrypted threats, phishing attacks and more.

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Simplify deployment and management

SonicPoints are simple to deploy into your new or existing network. SonicWall firewalls have a built-in wireless controller that automatically detects and configures SonicPoints across your network, easing setup. SonicPoints integrate tightly with SonicWall firewalls to offer a single pane of glass for wireless management and monitoring.