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Open Mesh A40

details: Universal 802.11ac Access Point
hardware type: Wireless Access Point
date added: 2017-12-30
updated: 2017-12-31
The A40 has simultaneous 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz wireless radios with 2x2 MIMO 802.11ac and 4 internal antennas. The A40 includes hardware watchdog, standard 802.3af POE, two Gigabit Ethernet ports and a USB port.

Water and dust resistant, the A Series can be set on a desktop, mounted to an ethernet wall plate (EU, UK, US), installed on a wall or T-rail ceiling or fastened to an outdoor wall or pole.

The A40 is cloud managed and includes a free license for CloudTrax, Open Mesh's cloud-based network controller.

This AP provides automated outage alerts by email if any access point goes down and doesn't come back up within an hour.
 A40 Features
 Availability: currently available
 List price: $165
 LAN / WAN Connectivity
 WAN ports: 0
 LAN ports: 2
 LAN ports type: 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
 LAN ports auto cross-over: yes
 USB port(s): 1
for future expandability
 USB port type: USB 2.0
 Routing Protocols: VLAN tagging (802.1q)
 Maximum Wireless Speed: 1200 Mbps (867ac+300n)
 WiFi standards supported: 802.11a (54 Mbps)
802.11b (11 Mbps)
802.11g (54 Mbps)
 Wifi security/authentication: WPA (TKIP)
 WiFi modes: Access point
 internal antenna(s): 4
 Multiple SSID: yes
 MIMO: yes
 Dual Band (2.4GHz/5GHz): yes
 Simultaneous Dual Band (2.4GHz/5GHz): yes
 Device Management
 Administration: Mobile App
 Firmware upgradeable: yes
 Email alerts: yes
 Misc hardware info
 Chipset: QCA9557 + QCA9882
 RAM: 128 Mb
 Power over Ethernet (PoE): yes
 Product page:
 Quick Install Guide:

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