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Ubiquiti UniFi Access Point AC Mesh
High-Performance Wide-Area Wi-Fi with UniFi® Mesh Technology


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Ubiquiti UniFi Access Point AC Mesh
Wireless Indoor/Outdoor 802.11AC AP with Plug & Play Mesh, 867 Mbps speeds, 600 feet range
#UAP-AC-M
Our Price: $99.00
Ubiquiti UniFi Access Point AC Mesh Pro
Wireless Outdoor 802.11AC AP with Plug & Play Mesh, 1300 Mbps speeds, 600 feet range
#UAP-AC-M-PRO
Our Price: $199.00

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Overview:

The UniFi AC Mesh AP features the latest Wi-Fi 802.11ac, 3x3 MIMO technology in a refined industrial design and is ideal for deployment of maximum‑performance wireless networks.

Deploy the UniFi AC Mesh AP indoors or outdoors, in wireless networks requiring maximum performance. Sporting a weatherproof design, the UniFi AC Mesh AP features simultaneous, dual-band, 3x3 MIMO technology and convenient 802.3af PoE/802.3at PoE+ compatibility. It is available in single- and five-packs*.

Scalable Enterprise Wi-Fi Management

UniFiUniFi is the revolutionary Wi-Fi system that combines enterprise performance, unlimited scalability, and a central management controller. The UniFi AC Mesh APs have a refined industrial design and can be easily installed using the included mounting hardware.

Easily accessible through any standard web browser, the UniFi Controller software is a powerful software engine ideal for high-density client deployments requiring low latency and high uptime performance.

Use the UniFi Controller software to quickly configure and administer an enterprise Wi-Fi network – no special training required. RF map and performance features, real-time status, automatic UAP device detection, and advanced security options are all seamlessly integrated.

802.11ac dual band Access Point

802.11ac dual band Access Point
802.11ac or Gigabit Wi-Fi is the newest Wi-Fi protocol for the 802.11 wireless networking standard. It can deliver more than three times the data transfer speeds of the current 802.11n protocol in addition to improved network robustness, reliability and RF bandwidth utilization efficiency for demanding applications such as HD video, video conferencing, streaming media, VOIP and more.

Zero Hand-Off Roaming technology


Zero Hand-Off Roaming technology

Ubiquiti’s UniFi software offers unique and innovative “Zero Hand-Off Roaming” technology that enables mobile users to roam anywhere and seamlessly maintain their connection as they switch to the nearest AP.

Cloud-ready management software


Cloud-ready management software

UniFi builds on previous UniFi releases, which offer comprehensive hotspot management and a flexibly deployed software controller. The controller can run on-premises, in a private cloud or public cloud.

* Four- and five-packs do not ship with PoE adapters; we recommend powering the UniFi APs with the UniFi Switch instead.

Features:

Model: UAP-AC-M

uap ac m model

The UniFi AC Mesh AP provides simultaneous, dual-band, 2x2 MIMO technology and is available in single- and five-packs*.

Compact Form Factor The UniFi AC Mesh AP discreetly integrates into any environment.

Weather-Resistant Enclosure The UniFi AC Mesh AP can be used indoors or outdoors.

Versatile Mounting The UniFi AC Mesh AP can be mounted on a wall, pole, or fast-mount of a Ubiquiti high-gain antenna. (All accessories are included.)

Multiple Power Options The UniFi AC Mesh AP is compatible with 802.3af PoE Alternative A and 24V passive PoE. You can power it with an 802.3af Alternative A compatible switch, EdgePoint™ EP-R6, UniFi PoE Switch, or the included Gigabit PoE adapter*.

Antenna Options Use the included omni antennas, or use the included fast-mount adapter to install the AP on an optional connectorized antenna for expanded range coverage and customized pattern shaping.

fast mount adapter

stadium coverage

Model: UAP-AC-M-PRO

The UniFi AC Mesh Pro AP provides simultaneous, dual-band, 3x3 MIMO technology and is available in single- and five-packs*.

uap ac m pro

Weather-Resistant Form Factor The enclosure of the UniFi AC Mesh Pro AP is designed to withstand the elements, making it ideal for outdoor deployment.

Powerful Coverage Built-in dual-band omnidirectional antennas deliver expanded range coverage outdoors.

Mounting Flexibility The UniFi AC Mesh Pro AP can be mounted on a wall or pole. (All accessories are included.)

Dual Gigabit Ethernet Ports The primary port is for data and PoE; the secondary port is for bridging.

Multiple Power Options You can power the UniFi AC Mesh Pro AP with an 802.3af compatible switch, UniFi PoE Switch, or the included Gigabit PoE adapter*.

full campus coverage

Scalable Enterprise Wi-Fi Management

The UniFi Controller v4 software is a powerful, enterprise wireless software engine ideal for high-density client deployments requiring low latency and high uptime performance. With its software-based capabilities, the UniFi virtual control plane allows for unlimited scalability under one centralized controller. Remotely access the UniFi Controller to upgrade deployed UniFi APs while in the field.

Scalable Enterprise Wi-Fi Management

Save Money and Save Time

Unlike traditional enterprise Wi-Fi systems that use a hardware controller, UniFi comes bundled with a non-dedicated software controller that can be deployed on an on-site PC, Mac, or Linux machine; in a private cloud; or using a public cloud service.

Powerful Hardware

The UniFi 802.11AC Dual-Radio APs feature the latest in Wi-Fi 802.11AC MIMO technology.

Intuitive UniFi Controller Software

Configure and manage your APs with the easy-to-learn user interface.

Expandable

Unlimited scalability: build wireless networks as big or small as needed. Start with one (or upgrade to a three-pack) and expand to thousands while maintaining a single unified management system.

Deployment:

Extend Your Coverage

With the UniFi Controller software running in a NOC or in the cloud, administrators can manage multiple sites: multiple, distributed deployments and multi-tenancy for managed service providers. Below are some deployment examples.

Below are some examples of how UniFi APs can be deployed.

Extend Your Coverage

Specifications:

UAP-AC-M
Dimensions 353 x 46 x 34.4 mm (13.9 x 1.81 x 1.35")
Weight 152 g (5.36 oz) with Antennas
Networking Interface (1) 10/100/1000 Ethernet Port
Buttons Reset
Power Method 24V Passive PoE (Pairs 4, 5+; 7, 8 Return);
802.3af Alternative A (Pairs 1, 2+; 3, 6 Return)
(Supported Voltage Range: 44 to 57VDC)
Power Supply 24V, 0.5A Gigabit PoE Adapter*
Power Save Supported
Maximum Power Consumption 8.5W
Maximum TX Power
2.4 GHz
5 GHz
 
20 dBm
20 dBm
Antennas
2.4 GHz
5 GHz
(2) External Dual-Band Omni Antennas
3 dBi
4 dBi
Wi-Fi Standards 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Wireless Security WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA-Enterprise (WPA/WPA2, TKIP/AES)
BSSID Up to Four per Radio
Mounting Wall/Pole/Fast-Mount (Kits Included)
Operating Temperature -30 to 70° C (-22 to 158° F)
Operating Humidity 5 to 95% Noncondensing
Certifications CE, FCC, IC
  * Only the single-pack of the UAP-AC-M includes a PoE adapter.
Advanced Traffic Management
VLAN 802.1Q
Advanced QoS Per-User Rate Limiting
Guest Traffic Isolation Supported
WMM Voice, Video, Best Effort, and Background
Concurrent Clients 250+
Supported Data Rates (Mbps)
Standard Data Rates
802.11ac 6.5 Mbps to 867 Mbps (MCS0 - MCS9 NSS1/2, VHT 20/40/80)
802.11n 6.5 Mbps to 300 Mbps (MCS0 - MCS15, HT 20/40)
802.11a 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 54 Mbps
802.11g 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 54 Mbps
802.11b 1, 2, 5.5, 11 Mbps

 

UAP-AC-M-PRO
Dimensions 343.2 x 181.2 x 60.2 mm (13.51 x 7.13 x 2.37")
Weight 633 g (1.40 lb)
Networking Interface (2) 10/100/1000 Ethernet Ports
Buttons Reset
Power Method 802.3af PoE
(Supported Voltage Range: 44 to 57VDC)
Power Supply 48V, 0.5A PoE Gigabit Adapter*
Power Save Supported
Maximum Power Consumption 9W
Maximum TX Power
2.4 GHz
5 GHz
 
22 dBm
22 dBm
Antennas (3) Internal Dual-Band Antennas
8 dBi
Wi-Fi Standards 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Wireless Security WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA-Enterprise (WPA/WPA2, TKIP/AES)
BSSID Up to Four per Radio
Mounting Wall/Pole (Pole Kit Included)
Operating Temperature -40 to 70° C (-40 to 158° F)
Operating Humidity 5 to 95% Noncondensing
Certifications CE, FCC, IC
  * Only the single-pack of the UAP-AC-M-PRO includes a PoE adapter.
Advanced Traffic Management
VLAN 802.1Q
Advanced QoS Per-User Rate Limiting
Guest Traffic Isolation Supported
WMM Voice, Video, Best Effort, and Background
Concurrent Clients 250+
Supported Data Rates (Mbps)
Standard Data Rates
802.11ac 6.5 Mbps to 1300 Mbps (MCS0 - MCS9 NSS1/2/3, VHT 20/40/80)
802.11n 6.5 Mbps to 450 Mbps (MCS0 - MCS23, HT 20/40)
802.11a 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 54 Mbps
802.11g 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 54 Mbps
802.11b 1, 2, 5.5, 11 Mbps

UniFi Product Comparison:


  uap-ac-m small uap-ac-m-pro small
  UAP-AC-M UAP-AC-M-PRO
Environment Indoor/Outdoor Outdoor
Simultaneous Dual-Band
2.4 GHz Speed 300 Mbps 450 Mbps
2.4 GHz MIMO 2x2 3 x 3
5 GHz Speed 867 Mbps 1300 Mbps
5 GHz MIMO 2x2 3x3
Range 183 m (600 ft) 183 m (600 ft)
Secondary Ethernet Port  
PoE Mode 24V Passive PoE
802.3af PoE:
Alternative A
802.3af PoE
Wall Mount
Pole Mount
Fast Mount  

Use Cases

Mesh Multi-Hop A large outdoor area, such as a park with minimal infrastructure, can take advantage of a mesh network comprised of the UniFi AC Mesh models.

Omnidirectional Coverage, Indoors/Outdoors The UniFi AC Mesh AP includes adjustable dual-band omni antennas, and you have the option to use any 5 GHz omni antenna for spot-beam coverage in high-density locations with numerous APs and clients, like a conference hall.

Directional Coverage, Outdoors The UniFi AC Mesh AP is versatile; you can use any 5 GHz sector antenna (wide beam in the azimuth plane and narrow in the elevation plane) for broad outdoor coverage.

Maximum Coverage, Outdoors The UniFi AC Mesh Pro AP is ideal for applications requiring 3x3 MIMO data rates for close-in omni coverage.

Temporary Installations Deploy the UniFi AC Mesh models for outdoor installations requiring quick setup and takedown, such as a music festival or concert venue.

full street fair coverage example


Software:

UniFi Controller Software

UniFi
UniFi Controller Software

After the UniFi Controller software is installed on a Mac or PC, the UniFi Controller can be accessed through any device using a Web browser. The UniFi Controller allows the administrator to instantly provision thousands of UniFi APs, map out networks, quickly manage system traffic, and further provision individual UniFi AP devices.

Packed with Features

Use the UniFi Controller to provision thousands of UniFi APs, map out networks, quickly manage system traffic, and provision additional UniFi APs.

Manage Your Networks from a Single Control Plane

The UniFi Controller can be accessed through any device using a web browser. A single UniFi Controller running in the cloud can manage multiple sites: multiple, distributed deployments and multi-tenancy for managed service providers.

Intuitive and Robust Configuration, Control and Monitoring

The UniFi Controller enables the administrator to instantly provision and configure thousands of UniFi APs, allowing for quick, simple management of system traffic.

Breakthrough RF Map

Use the RF map to monitor and analyze radio frequencies for optimal AP placement, configuration, and troubleshooting.

Powerful RF Performance Features

Advanced RF performance and configuration features include spectral analysis, airtime fairness, and band steering.

Detailed Analytics

Use the configurable reporting and analytics to manage large user populations and expedite troubleshooting.

Wireless Uplink*

Wireless Uplink functionality enables wireless onnectivity between APs for extended range. One wired UniFi AP uplink supports up to four wireless downlinks on a single operating band, allowing wireless adoption of devices in their default state and real-time changes to network topology.

Guest Portal/Hotspot Support

Easy customization and advanced options for Guest Portals include authentication, Hotspot setup options, and the ability to run as an external portal server. Take advantage of UniFi’s rate limiting for your Guest Portal and Hotspot package offerings. Apply different bandwidth rates (download/upload), limit total data usage, and limit duration of use.

All UniFi APs include Hotspot functionality:
  • Built-in support for billing integration using major credit cards.
  • Built-in support for voucher-based authentication.
  • Built-in Hotspot Manager for voucher creation, guest management, and payment refund.
  • Full customization and branding of Hotspot portal pages.

Multi-Site Management

A single UniFi Controller running in the cloud can manage multiple sites: multiple, distributed deployments and multi-tenancy for managed service providers. Each site is logically separated and has its own configuration, maps, statistics, guest portal, and administrator read/write and read-only accounts.

WLAN Groups

The UniFi Controller can manage flexible configurations of large deployments. Create multiple WLAN groups and assign them to an AP's radio.

Remote Firmware Upgrade

Save time and effort by remotely upgrading device firmware.

Users and Guests

Keep track and control access of specific users and guests connected to your network(s).

One UniFied Network with Zero-Handoff Roaming

Create one large wireless network across multiple APs so users can roam and seamlessly maintain their connection as they switch to the nearest AP.

Custom Maps and Google Maps

Upload custom maps or use Google Maps for a visual representation of your wireless network.

WLAN Groups

Take advantage of WLAN groups for flexible configuration of large deployments and enable wireless connection between APs to extend range.

Dashboard
Dashboard
UniFi provides a visual representation of your network's status and delivers basic information about each network segment.

RF Map
RF Map
Monitor UniFi APs and analyze the surrounding RF environment.

Statistics
Statistics
UniFi organizes and visualizes network traffic in clear and
easy-to-read graphs.

Map

Miscellaneous:


TOUGHCable BoxTOUGHCable
Protect your networks from the most brutal environments with Ubiquiti's industrialgrade shielded ethernet cable, TOUGHCable.

  • Increase Performance - Dramatically improve your ethernet link states, speeds, and overall performance with Ubiquiti TOUGHCables.
  • Extreme Weatherproof - TOUGHCables have been built to perform even in the harshest weather and environments.
  • ESD Damage Protection - Protect your networks from devastating electrostatic discharge (ESD) attacks.
  • Extended Cable Support - TOUGHCables have been developed to have increased power handling performance for extended cable run lengths.

Bulletproof your networks

TOUGHCable is currently available in two versions: PRO Shielding Protection and CARRIER Shielding Protection.

TOUGHCable PRO is a Category 5e, outdoor, carrier-class shielded cable with an integrated ESD drain wire.

TOUGHCable PRO

TOUGHCable CARRIER is a Category 6, outdoor, carrier-class shielded cable that features an integrated ESD drain wire, anti-crosstalk divider, and secondary shielding. It is rated to provide optimal performance on Gigabit Ethernet networks.

TOUGHCable CARRIER

Additional Information:

  • 24 AWG copper conductor pairs
  • 26 AWG integrated ESD drain wire to prevent ESD attacks and damage
  • PE outdoor-rated, weatherproof jacket
  • Multi-layered shielding
  • Available in lengths of 1000 ft (304.8 m)

TOUGHCable Connectors

Specifically designed for use with Ubiquiti TOUGHCables and available in 100-pc. bags, TOUGHCable Connectors protect against ESD attacks and Ethernet hardware damage while allowing rapid fi eld deployment without soldering.

ESD attacks are the leading cause for device failures. The diagram below illustrates the areas vulnerable to ESD attacks in a network. By using a grounded Ubiquiti Power over Ethernet (PoE) Adapter along with Ubiquiti TOUGHCable and TOUGHCable Connectors, you can effectively protect against ESD attacks.

TOUGHCable Connectors

* Four- and five-packs do not ship with PoE adapters; we recommend powering the UniFi APs with the UniFi Switch instead.

Documentation:

Download the Ubiquiti UniFi Access Point AC Mesh Series Datasheet (PDF).

Pricing Notes:

UniFi Access Points
Ubiquiti UniFi Access Point AC Mesh
Wireless Indoor/Outdoor 802.11AC AP with Plug & Play Mesh, 867 Mbps speeds, 600 feet range
#UAP-AC-M
Our Price: $99.00
Ubiquiti UniFi Access Point AC Mesh Pro
Wireless Outdoor 802.11AC AP with Plug & Play Mesh, 1300 Mbps speeds, 600 feet range
#UAP-AC-M-PRO
Our Price: $199.00
TOUGHCable
Ubiquiti TOUGHCable Pro
Category 5e Cable, Outdoor Shielded, Gray
#TC-PRO
Our Price: $135.00
Ubiquiti TOUGHCable Carrier
Category 5e Cable, Outdoor Shielded, Gray
#TC-CARRIER
Our Price: $180.00
Ubiquiti TOUGHCable Connectors
1 Box of 100 PCs, Category 5 RJ-45 Plug, Shielded
#TC-CON
Our Price: $50.00