Ubiquiti PowerBeam AC M5 450Mbps Point-to-Point Wireless Bridge


Key Features


  • Connect remote locations on one network

  • Share Internet connection between buildings, remote sites, etc.

  • Indistinguishable from Ethernet cable

  • 200mW output power, 2x2 MIMO operation

  • Gigabit Ethernet interface

  • 22dBi antenna gain

  • Up to 40MHz channel width in PtMP, 80MHz channel with in PtP

  • Includes 24VDC POE injector and Australian 240V AC adaptor.


New Model


  • The new PowerBeam AC M5 is part of the new AC series, incorporating 802.11ac technology - providing 256QAM modulation resulting in data rates as high as 450Mbps @ >65dBm

  • Previous PowerBeam and NanoBeam models were based on 802.11n technology which provided up to 64QAM (270Mbps, but often limited by their 10/100Eth interface to 100Mbps).


Improved Noise Immunity


  • The PowerBeam AC directs RF energy in a tighter beamwidth

  • With the focus in one direction, the PowerBeam AC blocks or spatially filters out noise, so noise immunity is improved

  • This feature is especially important in an area crowded with other RF signals of the same or similar frequency.


High Speed Network Sharing


  • The Ubiquiti PowerBeam is an ideal all-in-one solution for bridging networks or sharing broadband across a long distance (recommended up to 3-4km)

  • To install, place the units at either end of the network and connect both to Ethernet cables - for example, connect the first unit into your modem/router at location one, and connect the second into an Ethernet switch or WiFi access point at the second location

  • This equipment is ideal for sharing an Internet connection over long distances, perfect for farms and agricultural facilities.

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  • This is a transparent data-link layer bridge, not a routed bridge - this means that you are creating a virtual ethernet cable between the two facilities, making network setup incredibly simple - no routing configuration, all protocols (DHCP, DNS, etc) just work

  • Management of the Ubiquiti device couldn't be easier with SSH and SNMP protocol support, as well as a very intuitive HTTP interface.


Ready to Install


  • This unit has all networking hardware and surge protection integrated and is completely weatherproof for permanent installation in even the toughest environments

  • Signal strength indicators allow for quick and easy alignment

  • For best performance the unit should be roof mounted, high and clear of obstructions, via its integrated pole mounting bracket

  • The units are powered via Power over Ethernet (PoE) - simply plug one end of the Ethernet cable into the PowerBeam, and the other into the PoE Injector (which is plugged into AC power)

  • This allows one cable to both power the unit and also carry network traffic

  • We recommend using Cat6 Outdoor UV Shielded Cable with this unit.


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Brand Ubiquiti
Shipping Weight 0.0450kg
Shipping Width 0.350m
Shipping Height 0.150m
Shipping Length 0.450m
Shipping Cubic 0.023625000m3