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HPE R2H28A Aruba Dual Radio 1.7GBPS Access Point Unified New

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R2H28A Aruba AP-505 802.11ax 1.77 Gbit/s 2.40 / 5 Gigahertz (GHz) 1 Port MIMO Technology Supported 2 Internal Antennas 1 x Network (RJ-45) Gigabit Ethernet Ceiling Mountable Wireless Access Point | Made by HPE | Brand New 3 Year Warranty
Brand Warranty:
3 Years Warranty
Product Condition:
New Factory Sealed
Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
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Product Overview of the HPE R2H28A Aruba Dual Radio 1.7GBPS Access Point

The R2H28A Aruba AP-505 is a wireless access point designed to provide high-speed connectivity in various environments. This device supports the latest Wi-Fi standard, 802.11ax, offering faster data transfer rates and improved network efficiency compared to older standards. With its advanced features such as Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) technology and dual-band support, the AP-505 is capable of delivering reliable wireless connectivity for both indoor and outdoor deployments.

High-Tech Specifications of Gigabit Ethernet Ceiling Mountable Wireless Access PointWireless Standards: 802.11ax

The AP-505 supports the 802.11ax standard, also known as Wi-Fi 6. This standard introduces several enhancements over its predecessors, including increased data rates, improved reliability, and better performance in crowded environments.

Data Transfer Rate: 1.77 Gbit/s

With a maximum data transfer rate of 1.77 Gbit/s, the AP-505 can deliver high-speed connectivity to multiple users simultaneously. This ensures smooth and uninterrupted access to network resources, even in bandwidth-intensive applications.

Frequency Bands: 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz

Operating on both the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz frequency bands, the AP-505 provides flexibility in network deployment. The 2.4 GHz band offers better coverage, while the 5 GHz band delivers faster speeds and is less prone to interference from other wireless devices.

MIMO Technology Supported

The AP-505 features Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) technology, which uses multiple antennas to transmit and receive data simultaneously. This technology improves the efficiency and reliability of wireless communication, especially in environments with high user density or interference.

Antennas: 2 Internal Antennas

Equipped with two internal antennas, the AP-505 optimizes wireless signal transmission and reception. These antennas are strategically designed to maximize coverage and minimize dead zones, ensuring reliable connectivity throughout the deployment area.

Ethernet Port: 1 x Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)

The AP-505 includes a Gigabit Ethernet port for connecting to the wired network infrastructure. This allows seamless integration with existing Ethernet networks, enabling easy deployment and management of the wireless access point.

Ceiling Mountable Design

Designed for easy installation, the AP-505 features a ceiling-mountable design. This allows the access point to be discreetly mounted on ceilings, walls, or other elevated surfaces, minimizing clutter and providing better coverage across the deployment area.

Key FeaturesHigh-Speed Connectivity

With support for the latest Wi-Fi standard and a maximum data transfer rate of 1.77 Gbit/s, the AP-505 delivers high-speed connectivity for demanding applications such as video streaming, online gaming, and large file transfers.

Dual-Band Support

Operating on both the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz frequency bands, the AP-505 offers greater flexibility and reliability in wireless communication. Users can connect to the optimal band based on their device capabilities and network conditions, ensuring optimal performance at all times.

Advanced Security

The AP-505 incorporates advanced security features to protect the wireless network from unauthorized access and cyber threats. This includes encryption protocols such as WPA3, secure authentication mechanisms, and intrusion detection/prevention systems.

Scalability and Manageability

Aruba's AP-505 is designed to scale with the evolving needs of the network environment. With centralized management capabilities provided by Aruba's network management software, administrators can easily deploy, configure, and monitor multiple access points from a single dashboard.

Seamless Roaming

The AP-505 supports seamless roaming, allowing connected devices to maintain a stable connection as they move between access points within the network. This ensures uninterrupted connectivity for mobile users, enhancing productivity and user experience.

Quality of Service (QoS)

With built-in Quality of Service (QoS) capabilities, the AP-505 prioritizes network traffic based on application requirements. This ensures that critical applications receive the necessary bandwidth and latency requirements, optimizing the overall user experience.

Internal Antennas: Unseen PowerhousesHarnessing the Potential of Internal Antennas

The R2H28A Aruba AP-505 comes equipped with two internal antennas, strategically placed to maximize signal coverage and strength. These internal antennas not only contribute to the device's sleek design but also play a crucial role in ensuring consistent and reliable wireless connectivity.

Optimized Signal Distribution

The placement of internal antennas is a carefully orchestrated design choice aimed at optimizing signal distribution. By strategically positioning these antennas, the AP-505 achieves a balance between signal strength and coverage, minimizing dead zones and ensuring a reliable connection throughout the designated area.

Network Connectivity: Gigabit Ethernet at Its CoreWired Connectivity Excellence

While wireless capabilities take center stage, the R2H28A Aruba AP-505 doesn't overlook the importance of wired connectivity. Featuring 1 x Network (RJ-45) Gigabit Ethernet port, this wireless access point ensures seamless integration with wired networks, catering to a wide range of networking preferences and setups.

Gigabit Speeds for Uninterrupted Performance

The Gigabit Ethernet port not only facilitates wired connectivity but also ensures blazing-fast data transfer speeds. This integration of Gigabit Ethernet technology aligns with the growing demands for high-speed data transfer in modern networking environments, making the AP-505 a versatile solution for various use cases.

ApplicationsEnterprise Deployments

The AP-505 is well-suited for enterprise deployments where high-performance wireless connectivity is essential. Whether it's office buildings, conference rooms, or campus environments, this access point provides reliable coverage and throughput for a wide range of business-critical applications.

Education Institutions

In educational institutions such as schools and universities, the AP-505 supports the growing demand for wireless connectivity among students, faculty, and staff. With its robust performance and scalability, this access point can accommodate a large number of concurrent users while ensuring smooth operation of online learning platforms, research initiatives, and administrative systems.

Hospitality Industry

Hotels, resorts, and other hospitality establishments can benefit from the AP-505's high-speed Wi-Fi capabilities to enhance guest satisfaction and loyalty. Whether guests are accessing the internet for leisure or business purposes, this access point delivers fast and reliable connectivity throughout the property, including guest rooms, lobbies, and common areas.

Healthcare Facilities

In healthcare facilities such as hospitals and clinics, the AP-505 supports critical wireless applications such as electronic medical records (EMR), telemedicine, and medical imaging. With its advanced security features and seamless roaming capabilities, this access point ensures secure and uninterrupted access to patient information and healthcare services, improving operational efficiency and patient care.

General Information for the HPE R2H28A Aruba Dual Radio 1.7GBPS Access Point
  • Manufacturer: HPE
  • Part Number or SKU# R2H28A
  • Device Type: Wireless Access Point
Technical Information of Gigabit Ethernet 1.77GBPS Wireless Access Point
  • Form Factor: Ceiling Mountable
  • Ethernet Technology: Gigabit Ethernet
  • Maximum Aggregate Data Rate: 1.77 GBPS
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 Ghz, 5 Ghz
  • Wireless LAN Standard: 802.11ax
  • Bluetooth Standard: Bluetooth 5
Port & Antenna
  • Number of Port: Single Port
  • Total Number of Antennas: 2
  • Number of Internal Antennas: 2

Outline, the R2H28A Aruba AP-505 is a versatile and high-performance wireless access point that delivers fast, reliable, and secure connectivity in various environments. With its support for the latest Wi-Fi standard, advanced features such as MIMO technology and dual-band support, and seamless integration with Aruba's network management software, the AP-505 is an ideal solution for enterprise, education, hospitality, and healthcare deployments. Whether it's enhancing productivity in the workplace, supporting online learning initiatives, improving guest satisfaction, or enhancing patient care, the AP-505 offers the performance, scalability, and manageability required for today's wireless networking needs.

Brand Warranty:
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Product Condition:
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