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Meraki MR53-HW Cisco MR53 Cloud Managed 802.11ac AP

Meraki MR53-HW Cisco MR53 Cloud Managed 802.11ac AP

SKU: MR53-HW

The Cisco Meraki MR53-HW is a cloud-managed 802.11ac wireless access point designed to deliver high-performance network coverage, especially ideal for dense, high-traffic environments like campuses, malls, and large offices. This sleek, robust AP supports MU-MIMO technology, enhancing throughput and providing a more efficient, faster wireless experience for multiple clients. Its integrated enterprise security and guest access features ensure secure, reliable connectivity. Configured and managed via the cloud, the MR53 facilitates an intuitive management experience without the need for traditional on-site hardware controllers, making network monitoring and adjustments straightforward and scalable across multiple locations.

Features
  • High-performance 802.11ac Wave 2 wireless access point
  • Dual-radio aggregate data rate up to 2.5 Gbps
  • A 4x4 MU-MIMO with four spatial streams
  • Cloud-managed through the Cisco Meraki dashboard
  • Seamless firmware updates and security patches
  • Automatic RF optimization and spectrum analysis
  • Layer 7 application traffic shaping
  • Location analytics and integrated Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)
  • Advanced security features including WIDS/WIPS
  • Self-configuring and automatic mesh networking
  • Guest Wi-Fi with customizable splash pages

Technical Specifications

  • Wireless Standards: 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wave 2
  • Radios: 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz, Dedicated Security Radio
  • Maximum Data Rate: 2.5 Gbps aggregate throughput
  • Antenna Type: Integrated omni-directional antennas
  • Networking Interface: 1x 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet Port, 1x Gigabit Ethernet Port, 1 USB 2.0 Port
  • Power Options: 802.3at Power over Ethernet (PoE+), DC input
  • Power Consumption: 25W (Max)
  • Mounting: Ceiling or wall, mounts included
  • Dimensions: 10.0 x 15.8 x 3.5 cm (3.9 x 6.2 x 1.38 inches)
  • Weight: 1.04 kg (2.3 lbs)
  • Operating Temperature: 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
  • Humidity: 5 to 95% non-condensing
  • Security: WPA, WPA2-PSK, WPA2-Enterprise, WPA3, WIDS/WIPS

Frequent Ask Questions
  • What is the Meraki MR53-HW?

    The Meraki MR53-HW is a cloud-managed 802.11ac wireless access point (AP) designed by Cisco. It provides high-performance Wi-Fi coverage and includes advanced features such as MU-MIMO and high-density deployments.

  • What is 802.11ac?

    802.11ac is a wireless networking standard that provides higher data transfer rates, increased capacity, and improved reliability over previous standards. It is also known as Wi-Fi 5.

  • Is the Meraki MR53-HW suitable for high-density environments?

    Yes, the Meraki MR53-HW is optimized for high-density environments, such as large offices, schools, and event venues, thanks to its support for MU-MIMO and multiple spatial streams.

  • What management tools are available for the Meraki MR53-HW?

    The Meraki MR53-HW can be managed through Cisco\'s cloud-based dashboard. This dashboard allows administrators to configure, monitor, and troubleshoot their wireless network from anywhere.

  • Does the Meraki MR53-HW support PoE?

    Yes, the Meraki MR53-HW supports Power over Ethernet (PoE), which allows the device to be powered via Ethernet cables, simplifying installation by reducing the need for separate power supplies.

  • What security features does the Meraki MR53-HW offer?

    The Meraki MR53-HW provides robust security features including WPA3 encryption, secure guest access, and integrated intrusion detection and prevention systems (IDS/IPS).

  • How many spatial streams does the Meraki MR53-HW support?

    The Meraki MR53-HW supports up to four spatial streams, enhancing performance and throughput for wireless clients.

  • What is MU-MIMO?

    MU-MIMO (Multi-User, Multiple-Input, Multiple-Output) technology allows a single access point to serve multiple devices simultaneously, improving overall network efficiency and reducing latency.

  • Is the Meraki MR53-HW backward compatible with older Wi-Fi standards?

    Yes, the Meraki MR53-HW is backward compatible with older Wi-Fi standards, including 802.11a/b/g/n, ensuring connectivity for legacy devices.

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  • We offer advanced logistics solutions, such as same day delivery, same day collection, overnight delivery, tailgate services, data centre & secure location deliveries, etc.
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