AW5500 Wireless Access Point

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AW5500 is an industrial, extremely flexible and cost-effective wireless device that supports access point (AP), Bridge, Wireless Distribution System (WDS) and Client modes of operation. It also supports IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n using either the 2.4GHz or 5GHz frequency bands - for maximum compatibility with other Wi-Fi devices and lightning fast data-rates. 9 to 48 VDC powered, 5.85 W power consumption.

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AW5500 embodies a strong wireless network manager that will deliver optimum performance in your network. It comes with dual antenna design which offers better wireless coversafe and reduces wireless blind spots

This unit can be set up as Acess Point (AP), Bridge, Wireless distribution System (WDS) and Client modes of operation. The AW5500 has been designed for industrial applications with conformal coating PCB protection, robust metal enclosure (IP50 rated) with DIN-rail or Wall mount option.

In industrial and manufacturing automation fields, AW5500 is used as a field device to connect the Ethernet through TCP/IPv4 protocol directly. It is also specially designed for conjunction with PLCs, HMIs, Barcode Scanners, Data Terminals, Electronic Kanbans, Shop Floor Control Systems, and Pick-to-Light Systems. This unit has a 5 year warranty

We carry a selection of the full range of options listed in the datasheet. Non-stocked configurations may be available but may be subject to minimum order quantities or different pricing. Contact Us for more information


  • Tx power: 17 dBm max
  • Transmission rate: 300 Mbps 
  • Rx sensitivity: -98 dBm max
  • Encryption: TKIP, AES 
  • Security: Security WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, 802.1x 
  • Topology: Infrastructure, Ad-Hoc 
  • Antenna connector: Reverse SMA 
  • Standard antenna: 3/5 dBi 
  • Compliance: IEEE802.11gb 


  • Transmission rate: 10/100/1000 Mbps Auto-detection
  • Port: 1
  • Connector: RJ-45
  • Auto MDI/MDI-X: Yes
  • Compliance: 
    • IEEE802.3 10BASE-T
    • IEEE 802.3u 100BASE-TX
    • IEEE 802.3ab 1000BASE-T

Link Mode

  • TCP Server: 4 Connections, Virtual COM, Reverse Telnet 
  • TCP Client: 2 Destinations or Virtual COM 
  • UDP: 4 Ranges of IPs 


  • Operation Modes: AP, WDS Bridge, AP Client 
  • Wireless Security: WEP, WPA, WPA2, TKIP, AES, 802.1x 
  • Network Security: Client Isolation, Firewall / Filtering, Turn off Radio 
  • Alerts Event: E-mail / SNMP Trap 
  • Supported Protocols: ICMP, TCP, UDP, DHCP Server/Client, DNS, SNMP, NTP, SMTP, HTTP, IPv4, 802.1x, RADIUS, STP/RSTP 

Regulatory Requirements

  • EMC: 
    • EN 301489-1/17 (Class A)
    • FCC 15 Subpart B (Class A)
    • CNS 13438 
  • EMS: 
    • EN55024
    • EN55022
  • Radios: 
    • FCC 15 Subpart C
    • FCC 15 Subpart E
    • EN 301893
    • EN 300328
    • NCC LP00002 
  • RoHS: Yes
  • Protection: 
    • Shock: IEC 60068-2-27 
    • Freefall: IEC 60068-2-32
    • Vibration: IEC 60068-2-6  


  • Housing: IP50 rated 
  • Installation: DIN-rail 
  • Reset Button: Yes
  • Dimensions: 47(W) x 110(H) x 90(D) mm 

Connection Diagrams


Figure1.1: Access Point Client


Figure1.2: AW5500 Acts As A Bridge


Figure1.3: Wireless Distribution System

Faulty Goods and Warranty

Where such goods have been supplied we undertake to repair or replace them as quickly as possible.Prior to returning faulty items, please contact us with a description of the fault as one of our engineers might be able to assist you by resolving the issue over the phone.
A Warranty form must be filled out and returned with any goods.

Our standard warranty period is 12 months from the date of purchase unless stated otherwise.

Other warranty periods:

Labjack Products: 5 Years
Atop Products: 3 Years
MeanWell Products: 3 Years
Terracom Products: 3 Years

Warranty is subject to us being satisfied that a defect was caused by defective workmanship or materials and was not caused by or was not substantially contributed to by other factors beyond our control including incorrect installation, alterations or modifications of the product not recommended by the manufacturer.

Returns Policy

If you are dissatisfied with our goods you may return them within 14 days of the dispatch date. Contact us for an authorisation and we will refund your purchase less shipping costs and restocking fees. All returned goods MUST be in AS NEW condition including ALL PACKAGING and DOCUMENTATION / MANUALS etc.

Please note:

  • The product returned will attract a 20% restocking fee.
  • The customer must pay the delivery costs.
  • Non standard, custom made or a specially manufactured or imported products are not returnable.
  • Semiconductors, books and software are not refundable

Full Terms and Conditions

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