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EL-ENS500EXT - Discontinued Item

EnGenius outdoor 300meg 11n 5GHz CPE with two external sockets

  • Outdoor CPE
  • 2 external antenna sockets - reverse SMA (2 x 5dBi omni antenna included)
  • High speed transmitting rate up to 300Mbps with 2T2R 802.11n
  • Transmit power control and distance control (ACK timeout)
  • RF signal strength status shown with LEDs of 3 colours, making network build-up easier
  • Support proprietary 24V passive Power over Ethernet
  • Quickly initiate configuration with EnWiFi


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The EnGenius ENS500EXT Wireless Outdoor unit provides not only external antenna connectors for antenna upgrade, but also high output power and high sensitivity which can extend the transmission range to deliver a stable wireless connection. The ENS500EXT integrates 4 operation modes: Access Point, Client Bridge, Client Router and WDS.

Advanced multi-function operation modes offer flexibility in constructing scalable wireless networks for all possible applications. The ENS500EXT is designed to deliver reliable service under harsh outdoor environment with certified IP65 protection and tailored to accommodate multimedia streaming services with data-rate up to 300Mbps. Most importantly, it is built-in encryption standards (WEP, WPA, WPA2, TKIP/AES and IEEE802.1x) ensure maximum security and compatibility.

Configure with EnWiFi, a simple Wi-Fi configuration and management tool for EnGenius outdoor and indoor Wi-Fi devices. Users can configure devices on-site and monitor the installed or deployed devices on their smartphones or tablets.

Download specification datasheet
MCU Atheros AR9344
Physical Interface 2 x RJ-45 for 10/100 Fast Ethernet
1 x Reset Button
Power Requirements Active Ethernet (Power over Ethernet)
Proprietary PoE design
Power Adapter 24V / 0.6A
Frequency Band 802.11a/n
Data rate 300Mbps
Antenna 2 x 5dBi omni antenna included
Antenna Connector 2 x Reverse SMA Connector
Operation Mode Access Point / Client Bridge / Client Router / WDS
Wireless/Network Auto Channel Selection (Setting varies by Regular Domains)
Obey Regulatory Power
Distance Control (802.1x Ack timeout)
CLI Supported
802.1x Supplicant (CB Mode)
Multiple SSID (4 SSID), BSSID
WDS AP / WDS Bridge / WDS Station
Multicast Supported
RADIUS Accounting
VLAN Tag / VLAN Pass-through
Auto Reboot
WiFi Scheduling
Security WEP Encryption-64/128/152 bit
WPA/WPA2 Personal (WPA-PSK using TKIP or AES)
WPA/WPA2 Enterprise (WPA-EAP using TKIP)
Hide SSID in beacons
MAC address filtering, up to 50 field
Wireless STA (Client) connected list
Temperature Range Operating -20°C~70°C
Storage -30°C to 80°C
Humidity (non-condensing) 0%~90% typical
Dimensions 186mm (L) x 100mm (W) x 29mm (H)
Weight 300g
Firmware for this product should only be sourced via the Solwise or EnGenius Networks Europe B.V. websites. If it is sourced elsewhere it may damage your device and invalidate the warranty. We can't provide service support to devices which are not running with ETSI firmware. EnGenius Networks Europe B.V. Downloads Site 27.10.16
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