Sophos APX Series

Models are available for cloud-management in Sophos Central and on-premises management via XG Firewall.

The Sophos APX Series is a growing portfolio of 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

  • Sophos Central only: Security Heartbeat™ ready to connect with other Sophos Central managed products* 
  • Significant performance improvement over legacy 802.11ac Wave 1 models 
  • Optimized for both wall- and ceiling-mount (diverse mounting kits available)
  • 5-year warranty as standard, Advance Replacement RMA included in Sophos Wireless Standard 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
APX 120 – Sophos Central only:  entry-level 2x2:2 access point for budget-sensitive projects with basic connectivity requirements 

 
Management Cloud: Sophos Central Cloud: Sophos Central
On-premises: Sophos XG Firewall – v17.5.3
Deployment Indoor; desktop, wall, or ceiling mount.
Mounting Kits Included: Bracket for wall- and/or 15/16” T-bar or flat ceiling mount. Included: Bracket for wall- and/or 15/16", 9/16", 3/8" T-bar ceiling-mount.
Optional: Kits for flat ceiling, plenum and suspend mount.
WLAN Standards 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wave 2
Radios 1x 2.4 GHz single band
1x 5 GHz single band
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)
Antennas 2x internal dual-band antenna for Radio-1 and 2 2x internal dual-band antenna for Radio-1
2x internal 5 GHz antenna for Radio-2
1x internal 2.4 GHz antenna for BLE (for future use)
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 (for future use)
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 (for future use)
DFS
Performance 2x2:2 MU-MIMO 2x2:2 MU-MIMO 3x3:3 MU-MIMO 4x4:4 MU-MIMO
Max. Throughput 867 Mbps (5 GHz) + 300 Mbps (2.4 GHz) 867 Mbps (5 GHz) + 867 Mbps (5 GHz) 1300 Mbps (5 GHz) + 450 Mbps (2.4 GHz) 1733 Mbps (5 GHz) + 600 Mbps (2.4 GHz)
Interfaces 1x 12V DC-in
1x RJ45 10/100/1000 Ethernet w/PoE
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
Power (Max.) 11.8 W 11.5 W 16.7 W 22.4 W
Power-over-Ethernet
(Min.)
PoE 802.3af PoE+ 802.3at
Dimensions 144x144x33.5 mm 155x155x38 mm 183x183x39 mm 195x195x43 mm
Weight 0.256 kg 0.474 kg 0.922 kg 1.012 kg
Certifications & Compliance** CB, UL, CE, FCC, ISED (IC), RCM, MIC, Anatel,
EN 60601-1-2 (Medical Equipment Directive)
CB, UL, CE, FCC, ISED (IC), RCM, MIC, NCC, Anatel (planned),
EN 60601-1-2 (Medical Equipment Directive)
Plenum-rated (UL2043)
CB, UL, CE, FCC, ISED (IC), RCM, Anatel (planned),
EN 60601-1-2 (Medical Equipment Directive)
Plenum-rated (UL2043)
CB, UL, CE, FCC, ISED (IC), RCM, Anatel (planned),
EN 60601-1-2 (Medical Equipment Directive)
Plenum-rated (UL2043)
Warranty All APX models have a standard 5-year warranty included in the purchase price
Support A Sophos Central Wireless Standard Subscription for APX includes Enhanced Support with Advance Replacement RMA

* APX Series access points enable basic Synchronized Security functionality with Sophos Endpoint, Sophos Mobile and Sophos Server when managed through Sophos Central. Sophos XG Firewall offers advanced Synchronized Security functionality with Sophos Endpoint and Sophos Server independent of the use of the Wireless Protection features. To learn more about Synchronized Security in XG Firewall, visit sophos.com/xgfirewall

** Not all models may be available in all regions, please check with your local supplier for details. APX models are currently not sold in China.

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