WatchGuard AP120

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Business Is Limitless Using WatchGuard Access Points

WatchGuard offers organizations of all types and sizes a complete portfolio of wireless solutions that lead the market in security, manageability, visibility, and performance, without sacrificing security. By managing with the Wi-Fi Cloud, you can unlock the full potential of your WatchGuard access points with powerful Wireless Intrusion Prevention System (WIPS) security, real-time business-driven analytics, and powerful engagement and marketing tools.

The AP120 provides enterprise-grade functionality at a fraction of the cost. Built for networks with heavy smartphone and tablet access such as guest or public Wi-Fi environments, or smaller-footprint locations that support limited devices. This access point is ideal for branch offices, stores, and small classrooms.

Use Cases
Radios and
Deployment Number of
TX Power
Max. Data Rate
Ports Power over
Ethernet (PoE)
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General low-density 2x2:2 MIMO
Wave 1
Indoor 4 internal 20 dBm 867 Mbps / 300 Mbps 1x GbE 802.3af (PoE)
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High performance
rugged outdoor
3x3:3 MIMO
Wave 1
Outdoor 6 internal 20 dBm 1.3 Gbps / 450 Mbps 2x GbE 802.3at (PoE+)
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Medium-density 2x2:2 MU-MIMO
Wave 2
Indoor 6 internal 20 dBm 867 Mbps / 300 Mbps 2x GbE 802.3at (PoE+)
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High-density 4x4:4 MU-MIMO
Wave 2
3rd WIPS radio
Indoor 10 internal 27 dBm 1.7 Gbps / 800 Mbps 2x GbE 802.3at (PoE+)

Illustration: Enterprise-grade performance at a fraction of the cost

Enterprise-grade Performance, Fraction of the Cost

The AP120 access point delivers enterprise-grade security and performance at a very affordable price point. This access point solution has concurrent 5 GHz and 2.4 GHz band radios Incorporating the latest 802.11ac standards.

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Flexible Management Options

WatchGuard offers two management scenarios to meet the needs of SMBs and distributed enterprises. You can manage any of our access points with either a Firebox via the Gateway Wireless Controller with lightweight feature set, or with WatchGuard’s Wi-Fi Cloud. And with the Wi-Fi Cloud you get an expanded set of features including strong WIPS security, marketing tools, and location-based analytics for optimal business insights. And for ultimate peace of mind, rely on a Firebox UTM-protected network with WatchGuard Wi-Fi Cloud-managed APs to realize the full marketing and security potential of a cloud-managed access point solution.

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Patented Wireless Security

Our cloud-managed access points have built-in Wireless Intrusion Prevention System (WIPS) to help ensure you have the protection you need. Using patented Marker Packet technology, WatchGuard WIPS defends your airspace 24/7 from unauthorized devices, man-in-the-middle and denial-of-service attacks, rogue APs and more – and with close to zero false positives. With WatchGuard cloud-managed APs running WIPS, IT pros can deliver the high performance wireless connectivity their users demand, without compromising on security.

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Management that Scales

WatchGuard grows with you. Wi-Fi Cloud environment can take your business from 1 to an unlimited number of access points across multiple locations, with no infrastructure, eliminating administrative headaches and greatly reducing cost. APs can be grouped in many ways including location, building, floor, and customer to maintain consistent policies.

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Try Before You Buy. Self-Guided Wi-Fi Cloud Demo.

Take Wi-Fi Cloud for a free test drive today. See how easy it is to set up and manage Wireless Intrusion Prevention System (WIPS), troubleshoot your network, analyze your Wi-Fi users, create stunning splash pages and marketing campaigns, and so much more.

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Quick Facts

Support for up to 8 individual SSIDs per radio allows for maximum flexibility in network design.


94% of people surveyed cite Wi-Fi as the most important amenity a business can provide.
(Source: Hotel Chatter)


Manage your wireless network setup and configuration from any device using the GO mobile-optimized app.


AP120 devices can be converted to a dedicated security sensor with a single click for maximum wireless protection.

“Being able to supply secure, reliable, high capacity Wi-Fi to guests, visitors and event attendees
at speeds far greater than 54 Mbps has been transformative.”

Fahyaz Khan, IT Manager, Kensington Close Hotel


What are you waiting for?

For any additional questions, visit our How to Buy page, chat with one of our
Sales Agents or give it a trial spin.

About WatchGuard

WatchGuard has deployed nearly a million integrated, multi-function threat management appliances worldwide. Our signature red boxes are architected to be the industry's smartest, fastest, and meanest security devices with every scanning engine running at full throttle. Why buy WatchGuard? Find out here.



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