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FreeStation™

FreeStation Items

All-in-One Outdoor Dual Radio

2X2 MIMO CPE + 4-in-1 Access Point

Description

The ARCFlex FreeStation™ product delivers unrivaled price per performance by offering both a high-powered 2.4 or 5 GHz MIMO CPE and separate embedded AP radio, all in one device. At a price point below other CPEs on the market, this product offers the WISP a simple, robust CPE connectivity solution along with a separate, FREE access point that can be used for wireless management, for extending coverage inside the customer premises or neighboring devices, or for hotspot coverage.

Product Highlights

General Information

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  • Two models available: FreeStation 5 and FreeStation 2
  • Outdoor Weatherproof Enclosure
  • Network Modes: Bridge, Router
  • Fully adjustable mount
  • Powered by the ARC•OS Wireless Platform
  • PoE Input + Software-configurable PoE Output/Passthrough (Up to 24V, polarity independent)
  • One configuration UI for both radios
  • Always-on Wireless Management Network makes installation and maintenance hassle-free
  • ARCMobile™ iPhone and Android Installation App

W-WAN CPE

  • 300Mbps 2X2 MIMO 2.4GHz or 5GHz CPE
  • FreeStation 5™: 18dBi panel antenna
  • FreeStation 2™: 15dBi panel antenna
  • Patented antenna design
  • Wireless Operating Modes: Client, Access Point, Point-to-Point Master, Point-to-Point Slave
  • Advanced wireless configuration options: Ack timeout, RTS, WMM, STBC, etc…
  • QoS and Bandwidth Limiting

W-LAN AP

  • 150Mbps 1X1 SISO 2.4GHz AP
  • 3 dBi omni antenna
  • SMA connector for use with included antenna or
    external antenna
  • Wireless Operating Modes: Access Point, Network Extender
  • Additional SSIDs: Wireless Management Network (InstallerNet) and Hotspot Network
  • Hotspot is a standard RADIUS AAA Hotspot (can also run over ethernet ports)
Application Examples

Office Installations

Receive WAN access via the W-WAN CPE while offering simultaneous access inside your office with the built-in W-LAN Access point.



Residential Installations

Customer receives access to the carrier network via the W-WAN CPE while providing wireless coverage to the customer’s home at the same time.



HotZone/Hotspot Installations

Make any installation into a HotZone. Hotspot networks coexist with the standard wireless networks running on the device.



Advanced Installations

Try adding an iFlex™ to your FreeStation™ installation: The indoor iFlex™ can power the outdoor FreeStation™, which will handle the WAN access via the W-WAN CPE and provide outdoor coverage with the FreeStation™’s W-LAN Access point. The iFlex™ will then provide indoor coverage at the same time.