Secure Wi-Fi

Cloud-Ready Access Points
Simple and scalable Wi-Fi for businesses of all sizes that delivers the best combination of security, performance, and manageability on the market.

 

Our Wi-Fi + Your Business = Endless Possibilities

WatchGuard AP125

Great Wi-Fi security comes in affordable, small packages. This lower-density access point secures your business with the latest 802.11ac Wave 2 technology and comes equipped with 2x2 Multi-User MIMO (MU-MIMO)—enhancing your Wi-Fi experience.

Great Wi-Fi Security Comes in Affordable, Small Packages

The AP125 from WatchGuard is the smallest access point in our portfolio. This 802.11ac Wave 2 access point comes equipped with Multi-User MIMO (MU-MIMO) connecting multiple devices at the same time – enhancing your secure Wi-Fi experience. Best for lower-density environments such as small restaurants, distributed remote office spaces, small meeting rooms, and small-footprint retail.

When managed with the Wi-Fi Cloud, you can unlock the full potential of your WatchGuard access points with powerful WIPS security, location-based analytics, and powerful guest engagement with social-enabled captive portals.

Quick Facts
  • Wave 2 chipset offers the latest technology that transforms Wi-Fi networks and offers the speeds and reliability once only possible over the wire.
  • With 71% of mobile communications flowing over wireless Internet, Wi-Fi is now the biggest transmitter of communications around the world.
  • (Wi-Fi Alliance Organization)
  • Not all WIPS is created equal. Using patented Marker Packet™ technology, we deliver full-featured security that is simple, accurate, and automated.
  • Convert the AP125 access point into a dedicated WIPS sensor with a single click for maximum wireless protection and 24/7 monitoring of your airspace.

WatchGuard AP325

Delivering Wave 2 technology for cost-conscious organizations, this access point is ideal for medium-density environments, and comes equipped with a 2x2 MU-MIMO so that clients can utilize the Wi-Fi network more efficiently.

Secure Wi-Fi for Your Business Without Breaking the Bank

The AP325 from WatchGuard is designed for those cost-conscious organizations looking for a modern, 802.11ac Wave 2 access point. Best for medium-density environments such as K-12 schools, small and midsize businesses, distributed office spaces, small footprint retail, small meeting rooms, restaurants, and healthcare offices.

When managed with the Wi-Fi Cloud, you can unlock the full potential of your WatchGuard access points with powerful WIPS security, location-based analytics, and social-enabled captive portals.

Quick Facts
  • Wave 2 chipset offers the latest technology that transforms Wi-Fi networks and delivers the speeds and reliability once only possible over the wire.
  • Not all WIPS is created equal. Using patented Market Packet technology, we deliver full-featured security that is simple, accurate, and automated.
  • Incorporating the latest 802.11ac Wave 2 standards, you’ll have speeds of up to 867 Mbps over the air, without sacrificing security.
  • Convert the AP325 access point into a dedicated WIPS sensor with a single click for maximum wireless protection and 24/7 monitoring of your airspace.

WatchGuard AP327X

Its rugged, IP67-rated enclosure is made for the harshest environments and extends your Trusted Wireless Environment to the outdoors. Featuring four N-Type external antenna connectors for flexible antenna pattern coverage capabilities.

Made to Thrive in Extreme Conditions

Today more than ever, people expect Wi-Fi access no matter where they are – outside, camping, even in walk-in freezers. This IP67-rated access point (AP) comes equipped with four N-Type connectors to support a variety of external antennas. Whether your project requires 360-degree coverage, narrow-beam directional, or longer distance point-to-point, the AP327X protects your Wi-Fi network in the harshest environments.

The AP327X extends your Trusted Wireless Environment to ideal locations such as school campuses, warehouses, manufacturing facilities, shopping malls, public hotspots, municipal Wi-Fi, and other outdoor or harsh weather deployments. Unlock the full potential of the AP327X when managed by the Wi-Fi Cloud for Wireless Intrusion Prevention System (WIPS) security, intelligent network visibility and troubleshooting of wired and wireless issues, location-based analytics, guest engagement and marketing tools.

Quick Facts
  • This outdoor AP supports any external antennas with the N‑Type connector.
  • Digital transformation will continue to drive increased reliance on secure Wi-Fi connections across various industries.
  • IP67-rated means the unit can be dropped into a body of water up to a meter deep for half an hour.
  • 41% of campers said that having free Wi-Fi influenced their decision regarding what campground to stay at.

WatchGuard AP420

Offers blazing fast wireless speeds with its 4x4 MU-MIMO Wave 2 chipset and supports the highest client density. A dedicated 3rd radio offers 24/7 WIPS protection and connectivity optimization.

AP420 Indoor Access Point

AP420, a new 802.11ac Wave 2 AP which provides lightning-fast speeds capable of supporting throughput-intensive and latency-sensitive applications like VoIP, video, music, and large data file transfers over Wi-Fi. It also includes a 4x4 Multi-User MIMO (MU-MIMO) dual radio that offers high client-density support to help eliminate Wi-Fi connection delays, and a 3rd radio for dedicated WIPS (Wireless Intrusion Prevention System) and RF optimization scanning. Best for tradeshow floors, auditoriums, meeting rooms, and shopping malls.

When managed with the Wi-Fi Cloud, you can unlock the full potential of your WatchGuard access points with powerful WIPS security, real-time business-driven analytics, and powerful engagement and marketing tools.

Quick Facts
  • Wave 2 chipset offers the latest technology that transforms Wi-Fi networks and offers the speeds and reliability once only possible over the wire.
  • AP420 continues to scan for wireless threats and enforces security policy even if the connection with the Wi-Fi Cloud is interrupted.
  • Smart steering automatically pushes clients with low speeds to a closer access point while band steering manages channel occupancy, pushing clients to the 5 GHz channel for optimal speed.
  • Incorporating the latest 802.11ac Wave 2 standards, you’ll have speeds of up to 1.7 Gbps over the air, without sacrificing security.
  Recommended
Use Cases
Radios and
Streams
Deployment Number of
Antennas
Maximum
TX Power
Max. Data Rate
(5/2.4GHz)
Ports Power over
Ethernet (PoE)
Photo: WatchGuard AP125
AP125
Lower-density 2x2:2 MU-MIMO
Wave 2
Indoor 4 internal 20 dBm 867 Mbps / 300 Mbps 2x GbE 802.3af (PoE)
Photo: WatchGuard AP325
AP325
Medium-density 2x2:2 MU-MIMO
Wave 2
Indoor 6 internal 20 dBm 867 Mbps / 300 Mbps 2x GbE 802.3at (PoE+)
Photo: WatchGuard AP327X
AP327X
Medium-density 2x2:2 MU-MIMO
Wave 2
Outdoor 4 N-Type
External Connectors
24 dBm 867 Mbps / 400 Mbps 2x GbE 802.3at (PoE+)
Photo: WatchGuard AP420
AP420
High-density 4x4:4 MU-MIMO
Wave 2
3rd WIPS radio
Indoor 10 internal 27 dBm 1.7 Gbps / 800 Mbps 2x GbE 802.3at (PoE+)

Compare Models

  AP125 AP325 AP327X AP420
Recommended
Use Cases
Lower-density high performance ideal for small schools, distributed remote offices, and small meeting rooms Medium-density high performance including K-12 schools, SMBs, restaurants Medium-density, IP67-rated rugged outdoor including school campuses, RV parks, manufacturing yards, warehouses High-density, high performance including large schools, meeting rooms, shopping malls
Radios & Streams 2x2:2 MU-MIMO
Wave 2
2x2:2 MU-MIMO
Wave 2
2x2:2 MU-MIMO
Wave 2
4x4:4 MU-MIMO
Wave 2
3rd WIPS radio
Deployment Indoor Indoor Outdoor Indoor
Number of Antennas 4 Internal 6 Internal 4 N-Type External Connectors 10 Internal
Maximum TX Power* 20 dBm 20 dBm 24 dBm 27 dBm
Maximum Data Rate
(5/2.4GHz)
867 Mbps / 300 Mbps 867 Mbps / 300 Mbps 867 Mbps / 400 Mbps 1.7 Gbps / 800 Mbps
Maximum SSIDs per Radio 8 8 8 8
Ports 2x GbE 2x GbE 2x GbE 2x GbE
Power over Ethernet (PoE) 802.3af (PoE) 802.3at (PoE+) 802.3at (PoE+) 802.3at (PoE+)
A/C Adapter
(Sold Separately)
Optional Optional N/A Optional
PoE+ Injector
(Sold Separately)
Optional Optional Optional Optional

*Country-specific restrictions apply

 

  AP125 AP325 AP327X AP420
Power Consumption Max: 13W
Min: 3W
Average: 11W
Max: 13W
Min: 11W
Average: 16W
Max: 19W
Min: 11W
Average: 16W
Max: 20W
Min: 16W
Average: 18W
Mounting Options
(Included)
T-Bar Ceiling
Hardware & Mounting Guide
T-Bar Ceiling
Hardware & Mounting Guide
Vertical Wall or Pole
Hardware & Mounting Guide
T-Bar Ceiling
Hardware & Mounting Guide
Mounting Options
(Sold Separately)
Flat surface (wall, hard ceiling),
9/16"(15mm), 15/16"(24mm),
silhouette T-grid rails
Flat surface (wall, hard ceiling),
9/16"(15mm), 15/16"(24mm),
silhouette T-grid rails
N/A Flat surface (wall, hard ceiling),
9/16"(15mm), 15/16"(24mm),
silhouette T-grid rails
Operating Temperature 32 to 113°F (0 to 45°C) 32 to 113°F (0 to 45°C) -40°F to 149°F (-40°C to 65°C) 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Operating
Relative Humidity
5%-95% Non-condensing 5%-95% Non-condensing 5%-95% Non-condensing 0-95% Non-condensing
Storage Temperature .4 to 149°F (-20 to 65°C) -4 to 149°F (-20 to 65°C) -40 to 158°F (-40 to 70°C) -13 to 167°F (-25 to 75°C)
Non-Operating
Relative Humidity
5%-95% Non-condensing 5%-95% Non-condensing 5%-95% Non-condensing 0-95% Non-condensing
Product dimensions 5.83” x 5.83” x 1.29”
(148 x 148 x 33 mm)
7.72” x 7.72” x 1.69”
(196 x 196 x 43 mm)
8.42" x 8.42" x 2.66"
(213.9 mm x 213.9 mm x 67.5 mm)
8.66” x 8.66” x 2.24”
(220 x 220 x 57 mm)
Shipping dimensions 7.4” x 6.9” x 2.2”
(188 x 175.3 x 55.9 mm)
9.5” x 10” x 3”
(241.3 x 254 x 76.2 mm)
9.5” x 10” x 3”
(241.3 x 254 x 76.2 mm)
12.5” x 11.5” x 3”
(317.5 x 292.1 x 76.2 mm)
Product Weight 0.52 lbs (237 g) 1.87 lbs (0.84 kg) 3.95 lbs (1.78 kg) 2.86 lbs (1.3 kg)
Shipping weight 1 lbs (0.45 kg) 3 lbs (1.36 kg) 5.95 lbs (2.7 kg) 3.65 lbs (1.6 kg)
Datasheet AP125 AP325 AP327X AP420

Certifications

Wireless

FCC, IC, CE, MIC

Safety

NRTL/C, CB, CE

Hazardous Substance Compliance

WEEE, RoHS

For more information, please contact to:

Damian Gołuch
Product Manager
damian.goluch@bakotech.com
tel. +48 664 753 900