Wireless N Dualband Outdoor PoE Access Point


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The DAP-3690 is a robust, high power outdoor access point designed for harsh conditions, it is the ideal solution for creating hot spots or extending wireless networks outdoors.

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Simplified outdoor connectivity

The DAP-3690 is a high-quality outdoor Access Point, with high-power radio design is the ideal solution for providing wireless connectivity in all elements.

Broadcast 16 independent SSIDs simultaneously

Supports up to 16 SSIDs, 8 per Band

Flexible Wireless

The DAP-3690 is a robust and versatile outdoor access point, designed and built with quality in mind to withstand the harshest environments and capable of being deployed anywhere from manufacturing plants and stadia, to school campuses and golf courses, virtually any venue requiring a robust wireless solution.

Simultaneous Dual-Band Wireless

Supports up to 300 Mbps for the 5Ghz band and up to 300Mbps for the 2.4Ghz band.

Smart Design

The DAP-3690 has a wireless scheduler feature, which turns off wireless functionality when it isn’t needed, saving power and increasing network security.

Manage up to 1000 APs

Manage up to 1000 access points located around the world from one virtual controller residing in your network or in the cloud.

Product Comparison

Wireless N

  DAP-2310 DAP-2360 DAP-2690 DAP-3690
Wireless Standard B, G, N B, G, N B, G, N B, G, N
Frequency 2.4GHz 2.4GHz 2.4GHz, 5GHz 2.4GHz, 5GHz
2.4GHz Throughput 300Mbps 300Mbps 300Mbps 300Mbps
5GHz Throughput - - 300Mbps 300Mbps
Aspect Indoor Indoor Indoor Outdoor
Range* 100m 100m 100m 100m

Wireless AC

  DAP-2660 DAP-2695    
Wireless Standard B, G, N, AC B, G, N, AC    
Frequency 2.4GHz, 5GHz 2.4GHz, 5GHz    
2.4GHz Throughput 300Mbps 300Mbps    
5GHz Throughput 867Mbps 1300Mbps    
Aspect Indoor Indoor    
Range* 100m 100m    

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

  • IEEE 802.11a
  • IEEE 802.11n
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.3ab
  • IEEE 802.3at
  • IEEE 802.3u
  • IEEE 802.3

Network management
  • Telnet, Secure Telnet (SSH)
  • Web Browser Interface
  • HTTP, Secure HTTP (HTTPS)
  • SNMP Support
  • D-View Module - Private MIB
  • AP Manager II
  • AP Array

  • WPA/WPA2-Personal/Enterprise
  • 64/128-bit WEP
  • SSID Broadcast Disable
  • MAC Address Access Control
  • Rogue AP Detection
  • 802.1x Authentication
  • Wireless LAN Partition

VLAN/SSID support
  • Multiple SSID supports up to 16 (8 per radio)

Quality of Service (QoS)
  • 4 Priority Queues
  • WMM Wireless Priority

Wireless Frequency Range
  • 2.4 GHz (2.4 GHz to 2.4835 GHz)
  • 5 GHz (5.15 GHz to 5.35 GHz, 5.47 GHz to 5.85 GHz)

Operating modes
  • Access Point (AP)
  • WDS with AP
  • WDS
  • Wireless Client

Dipole antenna gain
  • 5 dBi @ 2.4 GHz
  • 7 dBi @ 5 GHz

Maximum Output Power
  • 20 dBm @ 2.4 GHz (dual chain)
  • 23 dBm @ 5 GHz (dual chain)

  • Power
  • LAN
  • 5 GHz
  • 2.4 GHz

Maximum Power Consumption

  • 18 watts max. with PoE (with heater OFF)
  • 24 watts max. with PoE (with heater ON)

Power Voltage
  • 48V DC +/- 10% for PoE


  • Operating: -40 to 60 °C
  • Storage: -40 to 65 °C

  • Operating: 10% to 90% non-condensing
  • Storage: 5% to 95% non-condensing

  • 2.53 kg (without antennas)

Dimensions (W x H x D)
  • 250 x 220 x 70 mm

Accessories Provided

  • Four embedded surge arrestors
  • PoE base unit (PoE injector)
  • Grounding wire
  • Wall mounting kit
  • Pole mounting kit

  • FCC
  • CE
  • IC
  • C-Tick
  • NCC
  • UL
  • Wi-Fi
  • IP67


Version Date Type File Size
Datasheet (English) - PDF 7.95mb Download
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Manual (English) Manual (English) - PDF 3.32mb Download
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Quick Installation Guide (English) - PDF 1.55mb Download
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Version Description Date
Firmware Release notes and MIB 1.10 rc061 Firmware
Release notes and MIB file included
2015-05-11 Download
Firmware Release notes and MIB 1.10 rc064 Firmware
Release notes and MIB file included
2015-01-26 Download
Firmware 1.00 Firmware 2012-08-02 Download
Version Description Date
AP Manager 1.10r08

AP Manager

2015-07-02 Download
AP Array Tool 1.00r05 AP Array Tool 2012-08-02 Download
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CE declaration CE Declaration A1 (English, French, Spanish, Portuguese) 2012-12-05 Download