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.

Deployment Number of Radios Supported Frequency Bands Number of Antennas Tx/Rx Streams Maximum Data Rate Max SSIDs per Radio Ethernet Ethernet PoE
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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
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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
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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+
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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+

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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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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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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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