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Cisco Aironet 2800 Series Access Points

Support Wave 2 in mission-critical networks

The Aironet 2800 Series is packed with flexible technology. It gives your wireless network the capability to meet your ever-changing business goals. These best-in-class access points support the cutting-edge 802.11ac Wave 2 standard. They open the way for innovations that will help you meet today's needs and future objectives.

 

Features and benefits

Better performance for many client devices

The 2800 Series is 802.11ac Wave 2 compliant and supports multiuser MIMO (MU-MIMO). Multiple data streams can travel from the access point to Wave 2 supported devices. The devices connect all at once and get information fast.

Networking for the digital era

Networks are getting more complex. When you combine the 2800 with Cisco's Digital Network Architecture (Cisco DNA), you can transform your network so your organization can move faster, more efficiently, and securely.

Flexible deployment modes

The 2800 Series supports both controller-based and Cisco Mobility Express controllerless deployments for enterprise-class performance on small, medium and large networks.

Better wireless experience for Apple devices

Get seamless roaming, a fast lane for business applications, and faster troubleshooting when your Apple mobile devices pair with Cisco technology.

Compare the 2800 Series models

Aironet 2800i AP

  • 802.11ac Wave 2 Support
  • MU-MIMO 4x4, 3 spatial streams
  • Flexible Radio Assignment
  • Internal antenna

Aironet 2800e AP

  • 802.11ac Wave 2 Support
  • MU-MIMO 4x4, 3 spatial streams
  • Flexible Radio Assignment
  • External antenna

Get assured wireless performance with Cisco DNA software

Cisco DNA software subscriptions power analytics and assurance across your network. Choose from three subscription tiers--Cisco DNA Essentials, Cisco DNA Advantage, and Cisco DNA Premier--to address your pressing wireless requirements.

Solutions for your wireless and mobility needs

Cisco DNA Assurance

Gain visibility and insights, stop manual troubleshooting, and reduce time spent on issues.

Software-Defined Access

Provide network access within minutes to any user and any application without compromising security.

Cisco DNA Spaces

This next-generation indoor location services platform leverages existing Wi-Fi infrastructure to give actionable insights.

OpenRoaming

The OpenRoaming consortium Cisco is helping to develop will allow for automatic, seamless onboarding and roaming between Wi-Fi and cellular networks​.

Services for wireless and mobility

Learn how we can help you innovate faster, stay competitive, reduce costs, simplify, and keep your information secure.

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