Cradlepoint W1850 5G Wideband Adapter – 5GB router w/ NetCloud

Cradlepoint W-Series 5G Wideband Adapter W1850-5GB – Router – WWAN – 2.5 GigE, LTE – 4G, 5G – wall-mountable – with 1 year NetCloud Branch 5G Adapter Essentials Plan and Advanced Plan

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Cradlepoint W1850 5G Wideband Adapter

The Cradlepoint W1850 5G Wideband Adapter is designed for the higher performance of 5G and the flexibility of wireless. It truly ushers in the next generation of Wireless WAN networking. The Cradlepoint W1850 accommodates the diverse spectrums, multiple generations, and breadth of new technologies introduced in 5G. Plus, it delivers enterprise-class standards of scalability, comprehensive management, and security.

The W1850 5GB aisre purpose-built for the new high-performance low-, mid-band 5G spectrum. To address the tradeoff of lower propagation, Cradlepoint designed the W1850 to be placed separately from the router for optimal signal reception. The stylized W1850 5GB Adapter is designated for optimal indoor placement.

Performance of the Cradlepoint W1850

The CradlePoint W1850 has a high-performance processor to easily handle branch workloads while providing advanced features. It pushes 2 Gbps of IP Passthrough Mode Throughput. It also reaches 2 Gbps Standard NAT Mode Throughput and 2 Gbps Captive Modem Mode Throughput. Peak downlink rates are up to 4.14 Gbps, and peak uplink rates are up to 660 Mpbs (based on 2 layers LTE + TDD.

While the performance of 5G is top of mind, the Cradlepoint W1850 also boasts enterprise class standards for high scalability, easy management, and security. 5G is a collection of new spectrum, new technologies, and new network infrastructure that is rolling out over several years. As a result, the Cradlepoint 5G edge networking service and endpoints accommodate the diverse deployments of  hundreds or even tens of thousands of sites.

NetCloud for Branch Performance

NetCloud Service for Branch Performance provides the enterprise capabilities that businesses need to connect all their locations and includes Centralized endpoint management with insights and visual analytics, 24×7 enterprise support and limited lifetime warranty, and On-demand training with Cradlepoint University.
The W1850 allows you to increase the size and types of your WAN use cases with 5G performance, as well as the dependability of dual connectivity with simultaneous 5G and 4G connections. You’ll also gain carrier-class connectivity using a software-defined modem and integrated multilevel test and recovery utilities
The Cradlepoint W1850 5G Wideband Adapter supports all spectrum layers ensuring that organizations have the right solution for every location. It supports low- and mid-band layers. And all Cradlepoint 5G solutions support all cellular generations, from 4G LTE to Gigabit-Class LTE to 5G.
With the ability to gracefully transition tens of thousands of sites between generations as technology becomes available in individual locations. If you have any further questions about Wi-Fi, LTE, or anything else, please email us or call 877-449-0458.

Cradlepoint W1850 highlights

  • 2 Gbps of IP Passthrough Mode Throughput
  • 2 Gbps Captive Modem Mode Throughput
  • Peak downlink rates are up to 4.14 Gbps
  • Deploy within any existing networking or SD-WAN environment





Additional information


1 Year, 3 Years, 5 Years

Product Description Cradlepoint W-Series 5G Wideband Adapter W1850-5GB - router - WWAN - 4G, 5G - desktop, wall-mountable
Device Type Router
Enclosure Type Desktop, wall-mountable
Bundled Services 1 year NetCloud Branch 5G Adapter Essentials Plan and Advanced Plan
Cellular Protocol WCDMA, 5G NR
Generation 4G, 5G
Cellular Band LTE B13, LTE B17, LTE B2, LTE B4, LTE B12, LTE B3, LTE B7, LTE B20, LTE B1, LTE B25, LTE B26, LTE B5, LTE B39, LTE B28, LTE B29, LTE B8, LTE B66, LTE B30, LTE B40, LTE B41, LTE B38, LTE B18, LTE B19, LTE B46, LTE B14, LTE B32, LTE B42, LTE B43, LTE B48, LTE B71, 5G n78, 5G n1, 5G n2, 5G n3, 5G n5, 5G n7, 5G n8, 5G n12, 5G n20, 5G n25, 5G n28, 5G n40, 5G n41, 5G n66, 5G n71, 5G n77, 5G n79, LTE B34, 5G n38, 5G n48
Performance Captive modem mode throughput: 2 Gbps u00a6 IP pass-through mode throughput: 2 Gbps u00a6 Standard NAT mode throughput: 2 Gbps
Features Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), cloud managed, 4x4 MIMO technology
Compliant Standards IEEE 802.3at, UL, cUL, CB, RoHS, EN 60950-1, WEEE
Localization North America
Manufacturer Warranty Limited lifetime warranty
Connectivity Technology Wireless, wired
Built-in Devices GPS, GNSS receiver
Line Coding Format 256 QAM
Type Wireless cellular modem
Max Transfer Rate 4.14 Gbps
Interfaces WAN / LAN: 2 x 2.5GBase-T (PoE) - RJ-45 u00a6 USB 2.0: 1 x 4 pin USB Type A u00a6 Console: 1 x RJ-45 u00a6 Antenna: 4 x SMA
Expansion Slots 2 (total) / 2 (free) x Mini-SIM
Antenna External detachable
Antenna Qty 4
Power Device External power adapter
Included Accessories 4 rubber feet, 4 x antennas, 2 anchors, 2 x wall mounting screws
Service & Support Limited warranty - lifetime
Min Operating Temperature 32 u00b0F
Max Operating Temperature 122 u00b0F
Humidity Range Operating 10 - 90% (non-condensing)