WatchGuard AP120 and AP320

Product Photo: WatchGuard AP120 and AP320

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.

The AP320 is perfect for busy environments with a diverse client ecosystem and Wi-Fi requirements. This high-horsepower access point can support critical applications like voice, video, and streaming cloud-based services with ease.

Deployment Number of Radios Supported Frequency Bands Number of Antennas Tx/Rx Streams Maximum Data Rate Max SSIDs per Radio Ethernet Ethernet PoE
Photo: WatchGuard AP120
Indoor 2 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz concurrent 4 internal, omnidirectional 2x2 MIMO with 2 spatial streams Up to 866 Mbps for 11ac (Wave 1)
Up to 300 Mbps for 11n
8 1x1 Gb 802.3af/at
Photo: WatchGuard AP320
Indoor 2 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz concurrent 6 internal, omnidirectional 3x3 MIMO with 3 spatial streams Up to 1.3 Gbps for 11ac (Wave 1)
Up to 450 Mbps for 11n
8 2x1 Gb 802.3af/at
Photo: WatchGuard AP322
Outdoor 2 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz concurrent 6 internal, omnidirectional 3x3 MIMO with 3 spatial streams Up to 1.3 Gbps for 11ac (Wave 1)
Up to 450 Mbps for 11n
8 2x1 Gb 802.3at POE+
Photo: WatchGuard AP420
Indoor 3 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz concurrent 10 internal, omnidirectional 4x4 MU-MIMO with 4 spatial streams Up to 1.7 Gbps for 11ac (Wave 2)
Up to 800 Mbps for 11n
8 2x1 Gb 802.3at POE+

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

Enterprise-grade Performance, Fraction of the Cost

The AP120 and AP320 access points deliver enterprise-grade security and performance at a very affordable price point. These access point solutions have concurrent 5 GHz and 2.4 GHz band radios Incorporating the latest 802.11ac standards. Horizontal (ceiling) or vertical (wall) mounting support included at no additional cost.

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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. Learn more >

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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. Learn more >

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Free Deployment Planning Service

There are a lot of things to consider when you deploy the best Wi-Fi for your environment. Doing things right from the beginning can save you a lot of time, money, and resources later. WatchGuard experts are ready to assist you with our free deployment planning service. We help you gather the right information and perform predictive floor plan simulations using the industry's leading WLAN planning tool, Airmagnet Planner.

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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. Learn more >

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Try Before You Buy

Take Wi-Fi Cloud for a test drive by requesting a Wi-Fi evaluation today at no cost to you. See how easy it is to analyze your Wi-Fi users, set up WIPS, create stunning marketing campaigns and splash pages, and so much more with our easy-to-use dashboard. Start your evaluation >

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 and AP320 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


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About WatchGuard

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