Overview


  • Dual Band 802.11ax (AX3600) Ceiling-mount AP with 4 x 4 MU-MIMO
  • 1 x 2.5G/1G/100M/10M Ethernet, RJ-45 (PoE-PD Support)
  • 4 x Internal Dual Band PIFA Antennas
  • Wi-Fi speeds up to 2400 Mbps for 5 GHz band and 1200 Mbps for 2.4 GHz band
  • Built-in RADIUS server
  • 8 x SSIDs for each Wi-Fi band with unique VLAN setting, Access Control, and Station Control
  • Improve roaming experience by Fast Roaming & AP-assisted Roaming
  • Features AirTime Fairness and Band Steering for better Wi-Fi user experience
  • Band Steering
  • Plug-n-Play Meshing
  • Built-in RADIUS server for 802.1x authentication
  • Operation Mode: AP / Mesh Root/ Mesh Node/ Range Extender
  • Central AP Management supporting up to 50 Access Points
  • Supports VigorACS 2 and VigorACS 3 Central Management Software for remote management
  • Supports VigorConnect free software for local network management Learn more
  • Manageable from Smartphone or Tablet using DrayTek Wireless App Learn more
  • Ceiling-mount housing
  • 2 years back to base warranty

High Performance 802.11ax (AX3600) Wireless Access Point for High-density Environment

VigorAP 1060C is equipped with 4×4:4 MU-MIMO for both 2.4GHz and 5GHz, and support an aggregated maximum link rate of 3.6Gbps. With MU-MIMO and OFDMA, it is suitable for high density environment, and can be configured as a master AP to manage up to 50 nodes such as VigorAPs in a LAN. It can be cloud-managed by VigorACS, and has a 2.5GbE uplink port supporting PoE+ 802.3at.

Remote Management

Supports VigorACS and VigorConnect for configuration provisioning, clients statistics, firmware upgrade and configuration backup. This AP can also be managed from smartphones or tablets through a DrayTek Wireless App.

  1. Factory Reset Button
  2. LAN:2.5G/1G/100M/10M Base-T RJ-45 PoE-PD Support
  3. DC Power Input
  4. Security Lock

High Performance 802.11ax Wireless


New OFDMA Feature for 802.11ax wireless AP

Higher Transmission Efficiency with OFDMA

OFDMA has been used in LTE for many years, and is now available in 802.11ax for multi-user mode.

With legacy OFDM, each frame is transmitted across the entire channel width. When the transmission rate is low, this causes more latency and jitters and lower the overall efficiency.

OFDMA splits a single frame into groups of subcarriers, and each subcarrier can be sent simultaneously. With multiple access mode, it allows multiple users to transmit at the same time thus improving efficiency and enhancing user experiences in high density environments.

 

OFDM

OFDMA


Third Radio for RF Analytics and Security

RF Analytics and Auto Channel

VigorAP 1060C has a dedicated third radio and can constantly monitor all channels for airtime availability and channel utilization. It presents 3 best quality channels for the administrator to select.

Wireless Security with WIDS

The AP constantly monitors the network for rouge AP. When an AP broadcasts an SSID that has been assigned, VigorAP 1060C will inform the network administrator.


Client Management with Captive Portal

Hotspot with External Captive Portal Server

Working as NAS (network access server), VigorAP 1060C supports the 802.1x standard. It can redirect new clients to the designated portal server to go through the hotspot login process and receive corresponding RADIUS attributes and perform bandwidth limit and time limit accordingly. This function is ideal for retail, restaurants, coffee shops, and hospitality to do WiFi marketing and learn more about their clients.


Mobile Device Management

Station List and Allow/Block List

The VigorAP records details of associated devices, including signal strength, airtime, link rate, data usage, etc. Network administrators can track clients’ connectivity and activities history on a panel. Allow/Block Lists can be created with MAC address or device type options to block suspicious activities.

Nearby Station Analytics

The VigorAP records signal strength against MAC addresses of both associated and non-associated devices nearby. This information helps network administrators to understand signal levels and network conditions for visitors, and to modify wireless network settings, such as access or client messages, for their business or organization.


AP-Assisted Roaming – built-in in all Vigor Access Points

Extend Transmission Range

When a Wi-Fi client moves out of its effective transmission range which is defined by the Basic Rate and/or Received Signal Strength threshold, the AP forces the
Wi-Fi client to pick up a nearby access point with stronger signals thereby extending the range.

Improve Data Rates

When the “Minimum RSSI with Adjacent AP” option is set, APs or routers on the same local subnet will exchange client information with each other and switch to the AP or router that has the strongest signal, ensuring that data rates can be as good as possible.

Better User Experience

Instead of ineffective transmission with low basic rates or RSSI, the better links provide better user experience while saving the airtime.

No Controller Required

Assisted Roaming is a built-in feature in all Vigor Access Points and a number of
Wi-Fi routers; it saves the need for an ad-hoc wireless controller and is an ideal solution for simple network deployments.


Root AP for AP Management

VigorAP 1060C is capable of working as a Root AP to manage up to 50 Node APs within the same LAN subnet.

First-Level Root AP

With mesh capability, this AP can work as a first-level root AP, and manage a number of wired APs in either AP mode, or in Mesh Root mode to synchronize with the mesh members. While this AP is ideal for small networks with up to 8 APs, it can also be deployed as part of a hybrid solution with AP management and mesh capability in a larger network.

High Performance

Wired uplink can be implemented to ensure high network performance, instead of wireless uplink which may introduce delays and affect network performance.

Auto-Detection

With auto-detection mode, the Root AP detects new APs and configure these into the network seamlessly.

Network Monitoring

Node APs are presented with IP address, operating channels, SSIDs, number of clients, and firmware versions in the same page. If an AP is offline it will be easily identified.


Key Features


Mesh
Easily link to other VigorAP to expand the wireless network. Learn more


Assisted Wi-Fi Roaming
Solve the sticky client problem and improve Wi-Fi roaming experience. Learn more


Hotspot Web Portal
Market your business and communicate with the guests while offering hospitality WLAN. Learn more


PoE Power Supply
Simplify the infrastructure by getting data and power through a single cable.


Wi-Fi Scheduling
Schedule Wi-Fi On and Off to control wireless access and save energy.


 Multiple SSID
Mapping Wi-Fi clients to different VLANs and have a different set of security standards Learn how


 Local RADIUS Server
The internal RADIUS server allows user authentication for the wireless devices with a user profile database.


 Airtime Fairness
Provide equal amount of air-time to all clients regardless of data rates, and prevent some clients from clogging up the network and to improve effective wireless speeds. Learn more


 Band Steering
Redirect 5GHz-capable devices to the 5GHz radio to get a faster speed. Learn more


Central AP Management
Manage, maintain, and monitor VigorAP 1060C from the DrayTek routers. Learn more


Three Modes in One Vigor Access Point

All-in-One Management

Mesh

VigorAP – based APM

Vigor Router-based APM

  • DrayTek Wireless app-support
  • Discovery
  • Auto-Provisioning
  • Monitoring
  • Centralized Hierarchy View
  • Discovery
  • Auto-Provisioning
  • Monitoring
  • Auto-Discovery
  • Profile-based Auto-Provisioning
  • Monitoring
  • Centralized View
  • Remote VigorAP Maintenance
  • Wi-Fi Client Load Balancing
Software Management

VigorConnect

VigorACS 2
VigorACS 3

  • Auto-Discovery
  • Auto-Provisioning
  • Monitoring
  • Centralized Hierarchy View
  • Alarm
  • Reboot VigorAP Remotely
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Provisioning
  • Monitoring
  • Centralised Hierarchy View
  • Alarm
  • Reboot Vigor Devices Remotely
  • Scheduled Maintenance
  • Report

Manage from DrayTek Wireless App

  • Use the DrayTek Wireless app to quickly set up and monitor the Wi-Fi Mesh from your Smartphone or Tablet.
  • Monitoring all Mesh nodes and get an overview of the topology
  • Check all the Wi-Fi clients
  • Change SSID Configuration for all the nodes
  • Add TR-069 Settings to all the nodes

Setup Guide:

draytek_VigorAP_902-port This DrayTek wireless app is available from both Google Play Store and Apple App store:
draytek_VigorAP_902-port https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.Draytek.draytek.vigormesh
draytek_VigorAP_902-port https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/draytek-wireless/id1434358876

In-the-box

Note:

The throughput figures are maximum, based on DrayTek internal testing with optimal conditions. The actual performance may vary depending on the different network conditions and applications activated.


Config Demo


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