Wireless Dual‑Band Outdoor Unified Access Point

DWL‑6700AP

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The DWL-6700AP has a sleek, weatherproof housing design with an embedded antenna so it can be easily mounted onto a pole or wall. Its ability to operate between -30°C to 50°C, protecting against exposure to heat, cold or rain makes this an ideal outdoor wireless access point.


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This Wireless Dual-Band Outdoor Unified Access Point is an access point specially designed for medium distance wireless network bridging services, providing WDS/backhauling networking applications on its 5 GHz band. Featuring the 5 Ghz 8 dBi MIMO directional patch antenna, providing up to 1.5km wireless bridging distance. With WDS support, network administrators can set up multiple DWL-6700APs throughout a facility and configure them to bridge with one another using the 5 GHz band while also providing network access to individual clients on the 2.4GHz band.

Convenient Design

The DWL-6700AP has a sleek, weatherproof housing design with an embedded antenna so it can be easily mounted onto a pole or wall. Its ability to operate between -30°C to 50°C, protecting against exposure to heat, cold or rain makes this an ideal outdoor wireless access point.

Roaming

Combining the DWL-6700AP with a Unified Wireless Switch or Controller allows you to create a wireless network that enables people to move freely around a building without losing connectivity.

Performance without Compromise

Using the latest generation of dual-band Wireless N technology, the DWL-6700AP delivers great wireless performance and coverage of up to 1.5km in a compact design.

Simultaneous Dual-Band Wireless

Delivers reliable wireless performance with maximum wireless signal rates of up to 300 Mbps in both the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz mode.

Broadcast on 8 SSIDs Simultaneously

Supports up to 8 SSIDs, 4 per radio, including Station Isolation

Centrally Manage your Wireless Network

Can be centrally managed. when working in conjunction with D-Link Unified Switches/Wireless Controllers, This allows a large number of APs to be deployed and managed easily and efficiently.

Product Comparison

 
  DWL-2600AP DWL-3600AP DWL-6700AP DWL-8610AP
Wireless Standard B, G, N B, G, N B, G, N B, G, N, AC
Frequency 2.4GHz 2.4GHz 2.4GHz, 5GHz 2.4GHz, 5GHz
2.4GHz Throughput 300Mbps 300Mbps 300Mbps 450Mbps
5GHz Throughput - - 300Mbps 1300Mbps
Aspect Indoor Indoor Outdoor Outdoor
Range* 100m 100m 1.5km 100m
Suggested number of users Up to 25
users
Up to 40
users
Up to 75
users
Up to 250
users

* Range indicates the maximum distance where the highest throughput can be achieved, anything beyond this distance results in a loss of throughput.

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Wireless Controller
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Wireless Controller
DWC-2000
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Type
Hardware-managed AP
Wireless standard
Wireless N
Frequency band mode
Dual-band simultaneous
Wireless speed
300 Mbps 2.4 GHz

300 Mbps 5 GHz
Antenna type
Embedded omni-directional antennas

Embedded sector antenna
Antenna gain
3 dBi for 2.4 GHz

8 dBi for 5 GHz
Power-over-Ethernet
Yes
Wired interface
2 x Fast Ethernet LAN
Indoor/outdoor
Outdoor
Type of housing
Plastic
IP rating
IP55
Wireless modes
Access Point (AP)

WDS bridge

WDS with AP
Advanced features
MIMO
Maximum number of SSIDs
8
Auto channel selection
Supported
WMM-PS/802.11e (U-APSD)
Supported
Wi-Fi scheduler
Supported
AP traffic load balance
Supported
L2 roaming
Supported
WPA/WPA2-Personal/Enterprise
Supported
TKIP/AES encryption
Supported
WPA_WPA2_PSK over WDS
Supported
WLAN partition
Supported
Station isolation
Supported
MAC address filtering
Supported
802.1X authentication
Supported
Wireless controller/unified switch managed features
AP load balance

Auto-channel, auto-RF management

Captive portal

L2/L3 fast roaming

View neighbour AP information
Supported D-Link Wireless Controllers/Unified Switches
DWC-1000

DWC-2000

DWS-3160

DWS-4026
802.1D STP
Supported
Management platform
Hardware controller: DWC/DWS Series
WEB
Supported
SSH
Supported
Syslog
Supported

FAQ

  • How to Configure a Cluster between Two (or more) - DWC-1000 and DWC-2000 Read Answer
  • How to configure the Mac address filtering - DWL-6700AP Read Answer
  • How to Recover SOP - DWL-6700AP Read Answer
  • How to Setup AP Mode Basic Configuration - DWL-6700AP Read Answer

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Version Date Type File Size
Datasheet - PDF 0.81mb Download
Version Description Date Type File Size
Manual 6.61 Revision All Product manual 11.9.2018. - - Download
Product manual Product manual 18.9.2015. PDF 5.93mb Download
Version Description Date Type File Size
1.00 Quick installation guide 25.11.2015. PDF 0.98mb Download
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