Sophos APX Series

Currently available for management in Sophos Central.

The Sophos APX Series is a growing portfolio of Synchronized Security ready access points. With 802.11ac Wave 2 technology, they are custom-built for increased throughput at load and better performance and security.

APX Series – Product Benefits

  • Security Heartbeat™ ready to connect with other Sophos Central managed products
  • Significant performance improvement over legacy 802.11 Wave 1 models
  • Optimized for both wall- and ceiling-mount
  • 5-year warranty as standard, Advance Replacement RMA included in subscription

APX 740 – our flagship 4x4:4 product for high-density, high-capacity environments
APX 530 – high-performance 3x3:3 access point for typical office environments of all sizes
APX 320 – 2x2:2 access point, dual 5 GHz capable, ideal in high-density school environments or small retail scenarios

 
802.11ac Wave 2
Management Sophos Central
XG Firewall planned for late 2018
Sophos Central
XG Firewall planned for late 2018
Sophos Central
XG Firewall planned for late 2018
Deployment * Indoor; desktop, wall, or ceiling mount Indoor; desktop, wall, or ceiling mount Indoor; desktop, wall, or ceiling mount
WLAN Standards 802.11a/b/g/n/ac 802.11a/b/g/n/ac 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Radios 1x 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz dual-band
1x 5 GHz single band
1x Bluetooth low energy (BLE)
1x 2.4 GHz single band
1x 5 GHz single band
1x Bluetooth low energy (BLE)
1x 2.4 GHz single band
1x 5 GHz single band
1x Bluetooth low energy (BLE)
Antennas 2x internal dual-band antenna for Radio-1
2x internal 5 GHz antenna for Radio-2
1x internal 2.4 GHz antenna for BLE
3x internal 2.4 GHz antenna for Radio-1
3x internal 5 GHz antenna for Radio-2
1x internal 2.4 GHz antenna for BLE
4x internal 2.4 GHz antenna for Radio-1
4x internal 5 GHz antenna for Radio-2
1x internal 2.4 GHz antenna for BLE
Performance 2x2:2 MU-MIMO 3x3:3 MU-MIMO 4x4:4 MU-MIMO
Interfaces 1x RJ45 connector console serial port
1x RJ45 10/100/1000 Ethernet w/PoE
1x RJ45 connector console serial port
1x RJ45 10/100/1000 Ethernet port
1x RJ45 10/100/1000 Ethernet w/PoE
1x RJ45 connector console serial port
1x RJ45 10/100/1000 Ethernet port
1x RJ45 10/100/1000 Ethernet w/PoE
Power (Max.) 11.5 W 16.7 W 22.4 W
Power-over-Ethernet
(Min.)
PoE 802.3af PoE+ 802.3at PoE+ 802.3at
Dimensions 155x155x38 mm 183x183x39 mm 195x195x43 mm
Weight 0.474 kg 0.922kg 1.012 kg
Certifications ** CB, UL, CE, FCC, IC, RCM CB, UL, CE, FCC, IC, RCM CB, UL, CE, FCC, IC, RCM
Compliance All APX models have a plenum-rating and comply with EN 60601-1-2
Warranty All APX models have a standard 5-year warranty included in the purchase price
Support A Central Wireless Standard Subscription for APX includes Enhanced Support with Advance Replacement RMA

* A bracket for wall- and/or 15/16", 9/16", 3/8" T-bar ceiling-mount is included with every APX. Further mounting kits will be available for purchase in the near future.

** Further certifications for some models are currently in progress, e.g. MIC for Japan and Anatel for Brazil. APX models are not sold in China, Taiwan and Malaysia at this time.

Sophos AP Series

Choose your management platform.

Sophos AP Series Access Points can be managed through any Sophos XG Firewall, Sophos SG UTM or in the cloud through Sophos Central.

 
802.11n 802.11ac Wave 1
Sophos Central
Sophos UTM
Sophos XG Firewall
Deployment Indoor SOHO Indoor SOHO Indoor Medium
Enterprise
Indoor Medium
Enterprise
Indoor
Enterprise-grade
Indoor
Enterprise-grade
Outdoor
Enterprise-grade
Maximum
Throughput
300 Mbps 300 Mbps 867 MBPS +
300Mbps
867 MBPS +
300Mbps
1.3 Gbps +
450 Mbps
1.3 Gbps +
450 Mbps
1.3 Gbps +
450 Mbps
Multiple SSIDs 8 8 8 per radio
(16 in total)
8 per radio
(16 in total)
8 per radio
(16 in total)
8 per radio
(16 in total)
8 per radio
(16 in total)
LAN interface 1x10/100/1000
Base TX
1x10/100/1000
Base TX
1x10/100/1000
Base TX
1x10/100/1000
Base TX
1x10/100/1000
Base TX
1x10/100/1000
Base TX
1x10/100/1000
Base TX
Supported WLAN
Standards
802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz 802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4 and 5 GHz 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4 and 5 GHz 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4 and 5 GHz 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4 and 5 GHz 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4 and 5 GHz
DFS/TPC - - Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Power over Ethernet
(min.)
802.3af 802.3af 802.3at 802.3at 802.3at 802.3at 802.3at
Number of antennas 2 external 2 internal 2 external 4 internal 3 external 6 internal 6 external
Number of radios 1 1 2 2 2 2 2
MIMO capabilities 2x2:2 2x2:2 2x2:2 2x2:2 3x3:3 3x3:3 3x3:3
Power Supply 90-240V, 50/60 Hz 90-240V, 50/60 Hz 100-240V, 50/60 Hz 100-240V, 50/60 Hz 100-240V, 50/60 Hz 100-240V, 50/60 Hz 100-240V, 50/60 Hz
Power consumption
(max.)
2.5W 7W 17W 20W 17W 20W 17W
Dimensions
(WxHxD)
194 x 32 x 115 mm 176 (Diameter) x 29.86 mm (Height) 183 x 36 x 183 mm 200 (Diameter) x 37 mm (Height) 183 x 36 x 183 mm 200 (Diameter) x 37 mm (Height) 255 x 225 x 90 mm
Weight 260g 265g 500g 640g 505g 640g 2.5kg
Mounting
options
Desktop/wall Ceiling Desktop/wall Ceiling/wall Desktop/wall Ceiling/wall Wall/pole
Certifications CE, FCC, IC, RCM, SRRC, CB, UL CE, FCC, IC, MIC, VCCI, RCM, CB, UL CE, FCC, IC, MIC, VCCI, CB, UL CE, FCC, IC, NCC, BSMI, RCM, SRRC, CB, UL
(plenum-rated)
CE, FCC, IC, RCM, CB, UL CE, FCC, IC, NCC, BSMI, RCM, CB, UL
(plenum-rated)
CE, FCC, IC, RCM, CB, UL