WatchGuard AP322

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Bringing Secure, Cloud-Managed Wi-Fi to the Outdoors

The AP322's rugged, IP67-rated enclosure protects the wireless access point from the wind, rain, and cold weather, while delivering broad, fast, and reliable Wi-Fi coverage. The AP322 is ideal for stadiums and sports fields, schools/universities, malls, parks, hotel pool areas and open air cafes, shipping docks, warehouses, and other harsh environments or outdoor locations.

When managed 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.

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+)

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Ruggedized Exterior

The AP322 is a ruggedized 3x3 MIMO 802.11ac outdoor access point with dual concurrent 5 GHz and 2.4 GHz band radio supporting 802.11a/n/ac, 802.11b/g/n, and three spatial streams. The IP67-sealed enclosure protects this outdoor access point in harsh, wet outdoor environments so it can be mounted with direct exposure to the elements – no overhang or shelter required.

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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. 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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Performance Without Compromise

Incorporating the latest IEEE WLAN standards such as band steering, fast roaming, and quality of service (QoS) features, you’ll have the most reliable and fast Wi-Fi experience, without sacrificing security. When managed by the Wi-Fi Cloud, WatchGuard APs come standard with RF optimization, spectrum monitoring, and troubleshooting built in.

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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

When managed by the Wi-Fi Cloud, the AP322 comes standard with RF optimization, spectrum monitoring, and troubleshooting built in.


Not all WIPS are created equal. Using patented Market Packet technology, we deliver full-featured security that is simple, accurate, and automated.


Did you know? Of all Internet traffic in the world, 63% will travel over Wi-Fi by 2019.
(Source: Cisco VNI Global IP Traffic and Service Adoption Forecast, 2014-2019)


Incorporating the latest 802.11ac standards, you’ll have speeds of up to 1.3 Gbps over the air, without sacrificing security.

“We’ve found that the dashboard within the WatchGuard Wi-Fi Cloud product has made it much easier for our limited IT staff to deploy new access points, to understand the functionality of the existing access points, and to understand the true needs of our guests.”

Hunter Hughes, Director of IT, Museum of Flight


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About WatchGuard

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