The R300WN22OP5 Outdoor Wireless Access Point lets you create or extend the range of a 5GHz Wireless-N (300Mbps) network to an outdoor location, letting your wireless devices connect to your network with enhanced reliability and speed, with less network congestion. By isolating your wireless network to a 5GHz frequency, your dual-band smartphone, tablet or laptop operates with less interference from other devices on common 2.4GHz networks. For ideal wireless coverage across large outdoor areas, the access point integrates into your existing Wireless A/N or wired network to broadcast a WiFi SSID via a high-power 600mW internal 14dBi 2T2R directional antenna. This PoE-powered access point includes a passive Power-over-Ethernet injector, so it can be conveniently installed in locations where a typical power outlet is unavailable. Plus, PoE-pass-through via dual RJ-45 LAN ports lets you connect a PoE-capable device at the access points remote location. For versatile outdoor installation, the access point features a weather-resistant housing and is pole and wall-mountable for easier placement. Supporting wireless data rates up to 300Mbps, the high-performance outdoor AP is compatible with 802.11a/n devices, offers support for WEP, WPA, and WPA2 authentication, incorporates switchable WISP or Bridged operation modes and is configurable through an easy-to-use web-based utility.