Wave 1 or Wave 2; Wi-Fi 5 or Wi-Fi 6: Is it time to upgrade your Meraki MR53E access point?
It might be time to think about upgrading to a new access point, like the powerful, future-proof Wi-Fi 6 access points MR46E, MR55 or MR56. Reach out now if you have any questions, or call Corporate Armor at 877-449-0458! We are a platinum-level Meraki reseller with years of experience!
High performance 802.11ac Wave 2 wireless
The Meraki MR53E is a cloud-managed 4×4:4 802.11ac Wave 2 access point. It has 160 MHz channels and MU-MIMO support. Designed for demanding next-generation deployments in busy offices, schools, hospitals, stadiums, factories, warehouses, and other venues, the MR53E offers high performance, enterprise-grade security, and simple management. The Meraki MR53E provides a maximum of 2.5 Gbps* aggregate frame rate. It also has concurrent 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz radios.
A dedicated third radio provides real-time WIDS/WIPS with automated RF optimization, and a fourth integrated radio delivers Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) scanning and Beaconing. The Meraki MR53E access point supports a variety of smart, auto-detectable external antenna that can deliver both focused, targeted coverage in challenging RF scenarios as well as broader coverage in a variety of environments, including those with very high ceilings.
These antenna include panel and panel downtilt omnidirectionals, wide patch, and narrow patch options.
With the combination of cloud management, best-in-class hardware, multiple radios, and advanced software features that leverage the intelligence and power of the Meraki cloud, the MR53E makes an outstanding platform for the most challenging use cases — including high-density deployments and bandwidth or performance-critical applications like voice and high-definition video.
MR53E and Meraki cloud management: a powerful combination
Managing the MR53E is happens in the Meraki dashboard, an intuitive browser-based interface that enables rapid deployment across multiple sites without the need for time-consuming training or costly certifications. Since the MR53E is self-configuring and managed over the web, it can be deployed at a remote location in a matter of minutes, even without on-site IT staff.
24×7 monitoring via the Meraki cloud delivers real-time alerts if the network encounters problems.
Remote diagnostic tools enable immediate troubleshooting so that spread out networks can be managed with a minimum of hassle. The MR53E’s firmware automatically keeps up to date via the cloud. New features, bug fixes, and enhancements are delivered seamlessly over the web. This means no manual software updates to download or missing security patches to worry about.
- External antenna connectors
- 4 x 4 160 MHz MU-MIMO 802.11ac Wave 2
- 2.5 Gbps dual-radio aggregate frame rate
- Multigigabit ethernet
- 24 x 7 real-time WIPS/WIDS and spectrum analytics via dedicated third radio
- Integrated Bluetooth Low Energy Beacon and scanning radio
- Enhanced transmit power and receive sensitivity
- Full-time Wifi location tracking via dedicated 3rd radio
- Integrated enterprise security and guest access
- lug-and-play set-up and operation
- Optimized for voice and video