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ZyXEL NWA-3163

details: 802.11g 400mW Hybrid Access Point
hardware type: Wireless Access Point
date added: 2009-09-11
updated: 2013-05-08
The NWA-3163 is a 3-in-1 Hybrid AP including AP controller mode, managed AP mode and stand-alone AP mode. It provides centralized management for up to 24 WLAN access points. This AP supports WEP and WPA/WPA2 wireless encryption and uses WMM (QoS) to prioritize traffic over the network. It is also equipped with PoE (Power-over-Ethernet) capabilities designed for small to medium enterprises.

The AP also has what ZyXEL calls "load balancing" which actually lets you specify a hard limit on the number of wireless clients, or bounce new wireless connections when certain bandwidth limit is reached to avoid congestion.
 
 
 
 NWA-3163 Features
 General
 Availability: currently available
 Street price: $176
 Warranty: 2 year(s)
 LAN / WAN Connectivity
 WAN ports: 0
 LAN ports: 1
 LAN ports type: 10/100 Base-TX (RJ-45)
 LAN ports auto cross-over: yes
 Serial port: yes
 Router
 DHCP client: yes
 QoS: yes
 ToS / DiffServ: yes
 Routing Protocols: Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)
VLAN tagging (802.1q)
 Wireless
 Maximum Wireless Speed: 54 Mbps
 WiFi standards supported: 802.11b (11 Mbps)
802.11g (54 Mbps)
 Wifi security/authentication: WEP
WPA (TKIP)
WPA2 (AES)
802.1X (EAP-MD5/TLS/TTLS/PEAP)
RADIUS authentication
Wireless MAC Address filtering
 WiFi modes: Access point
 external antenna(s): 2
 ext antenna(s) removable ?: yes
 Antenna gain: 3 dBi
 Multiple SSID: yes
 WDS compatible: yes
 WMM (QoS): yes
 VPN
 RADIUS support: yes
 Device Management
 Default IP address: 192.168.1.2
 Default admin username: n/a
 Default admin password: 1234
 Administration: Web-based (LAN)
Remote configuration (WAN)
Telnet / CLI
TFTP (RFC 1350)
 Firmware upgradeable: yes
 Configuration backup/restore: yes
 Event log: yes
 Misc hardware info
 SNMP support: SNMP v.1, SNMP v.2
 NTP client: yes
 Power over Ethernet (PoE): yes
 Links
 Product page: http://www.zyxel.com/index.shtml
 Manual: http://www.zyxel.com/web/download.php?Fi...
 Quick Install Guide: http://www.zyxel.com/web/download.php?Fi...

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