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DrayTek Vigor AP 1000C - 802.11ac Tri-Band Mesh Wireless Access Point


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DrayTek VigorAP 1000C

Tri-Band Ceiling-mount Mesh Wireless 802.11ac Access Point

The DrayTek Vigor AP1000C is a high-performance Access Point providing a Mesh Wireless solution, designed to expand your wireless coverage, reduce Wi-Fi dead spots and reduce network deployments costs. It can be used as a managed or stand alone access point.

The DrayTek Vigor AP 1000C provides a Tri-Band 802.11ac Wave 2 Mesh Wireless solution,

  • designed to eliminate wireless drop outs
  • prevent stuttering video content and slow internet download speed
  • eliminate poor signal strength and Wi-Fi dead zones.

Check out How to Setup Mesh Wi-Fi

One Mesh root access point (controller) and 8 total access points create a simple to manage wireless mesh. Extend your range reducing the need to run expensive cabling.

Allocate  a 5Ghz radio network for Mesh Backhaul to increase the Mesh performance and overall client capacity.

Easy setup of the VigorAP 1000C via the DrayTek Wireless app, to create your first new Mesh network or adjusting AP and Range Extender modes, the Quick Start Wizard assists guides you seamlessly throughout the setup process.

VigorACS central management platform, helps you mange all your VigorAP 1000C through VigorConnect, Router AP Management, or as a stand-alone access point. The DrayTek VigorAP 1000C is functional and flexible.



DrayTek VigorAP 1000C

Product Code EAN Description
VAP1000C-K 4712909128070 DrayTek VigorAP 1000C Ceiling-mount Mesh Tri-Band Wireless 802.11ac Access Point

Key Specifications

  • Ceiling-mount Mesh Wireless Access Point and Range Extender
  • Secondary 5GHz radio – New! Dedicated Mesh backhaul, or higher client density
  • AC2200 - 11ac 'Wave 2' Tri Band Wireless
  • Multi-SSID over Mesh – New! Separate internal and Guest networks over Mesh
  • Power through 802.3at PoE+ or DC power adapter
  • 2nd Gigabit Ethernet port
  • Centrally Managed or Standalone operation

Technical Specification (UK Hardware Spec.)

  • Physical Interfaces/Controls

    • 2 x Gigabit Ethernet LAN Ports, RJ45 (Port 1 accepts PoE Power)
    • Factory Reset Button (recessed)
    • DC Power Socket
    • Security Lock Slot
    • Built-In Temperature & Humidity Sensor
    • USB 2.0 Port
  • Wireless Performance

    • AC2200 Class Wireless Access Point
    • 2.4GHz: PHY Rate 400Mb/s
    • 5GHz (1): PHY Rate 866Mb/s
    • 5GHz (2): PHY Rate 866Mb/s, optional dedicated backhaul for Mesh
  • Operating Modes

    • Access Point
    • Mesh Root
    • Mesh Node
    • Range Extender
  • Wireless LAN Compatibility

    • IEEE 802.11ac (Wave 1 & 2)/a/b/g/n
    • Frequency Band 2.4 GHz & 5.8Ghz - Simultaneous Operation
    • Up to 12 SSIDs per AP (4 per radio)
    • Up to 128 clients per radio
    • 384 clients in total per AP
  • 2.4GHz Wireless LAN Features

    • 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
    • 20 / 40 MHz
    • Up to 400Mb/s total Wi-Fi throughput (PHY Rate):
      • 802.11b/g/n: 300Mb/s PHY rate (150Mb/s per Spatial Stream)
      • 256-QAM: 400Mb/s (200Mb/s per Spatial Stream)
  • 5Ghz Wireless LAN Features

    • 802.11ac (Wave 1 & 2) / 802.11n / 802.11a
    • 20 / 40 / 80 MHz
    • DFS/TPC Support
    • Multi-User MIMO - New!
    • Extended 5Ghz Band - Channels::
      • 5GHz Radio 1: 36-48, 52-64
      • 5GHz Radio 2: 100-140
    • Up to 866Mb/s Wi-Fi throughput per 5GHz radio, 1733Mb/s total (PHY Rate):
      • 802.11a/n: 300Mb/s PHY rate (150Mb/s per Spatial Stream)
      • 802.11ac: 866Mb/s PHY rate (433Mb/s per Spatial Stream)
  • Security Features

    • Wireless Encryption:
      • WPA2 / WPA3* New!
      • Pre-Shared Key authentication
      • Enterprise 802.1x authentication
      • Mixed (WPA2+WPA3)/PSK*
      • also supports WPA/WEP (Not recommended)
    • MAC Address Filtering (ACL) - Up to 256 entries)
    • Built in 802.1x server (PEAP / EAP-TLS)
    • 802.1x RADIUS Proxy (PEAP / EAP-TLS)
    • PMK Caching & Pre-authentication
    • Wireless Client Isolation
    • Control Isolation of 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands
    • Hidden SSIDs (Selectable)
    • WPS - WiFi Protected Setup
    • Mobile Device Management
    • EAPOL Key Retry - Disable EAPOL Key Retry to protect unpatched WLAN clients from KRACK
  • Wireless Control Features

    • 802.1q VLAN
    • Up to four distinct SSIDs (for VLANs) for each radio (2.4/5Ghz/5GHz), 12 in total
    • Multi-SSID over Mesh - New! Separate internal and Guest networks over Mesh*
    • Wireless Client Status List in WUI
    • Client Limit per radio
    • Client Limit per SSID - New!
    • MAC Cloning
    • Built-in DHCP Server & DHCP Relay
    • Trusted DHCP Server IP for WLAN - New! - Only specifed DHCP server IP can assign IP addresses to WLAN clients
    • Station Control - Time limit wireless connectivity per Station (e.g. 1 hour) & set allowed Reconnection time (e.g. 1 day)
    • Device Object/Group Control - New! - Schedule Internet access for individual devices or groups
    • Wireless Auto On/Off - New! - Disable Wireless if VigorAP is unable to ping specified host
  • Wireless Performance Optimisation

    • Airtime Fairness
    • Band Steering
    • AP-Assisted Client Mobility
    • WMM (Wireless MultiMedia)
    • Bandwidth Management (Per Station / Per SSID)
  • Diagnostic Features

    • System Log
    • Speed Test
    • Traffic Graph
    • Wireless LAN Statistics
    • Interference Monitor - Built-in Site Surveyor
    • Integrated Temperature & Humidity Sensor
  • Management

    • Web Interface (HTTP/HTTPS)
    • DHCP Client
    • TR-069 Control (For VigorACS or other TR-069 platform)
    • CLI (Command Line Interface) - Telnet
    • Access Control List for management interfaces
    • Firmware upgrade by TR-069/HTTP
    • Central AP Management (from compatible DrayTek router/controller)
    • SNMP v2, v2c, v3
    • Management VLAN
    • Configuration File Export (with password) & Import
  • Power Requirements

    • Maximum Power Consumption: 19.2 Watt
    • DC 12V via external 100-240v AC/DC PSU
    • PoE Standards: 802.3at PoE+
    • PoE adapter not supplied, requires PoE injector or a PoE switch such as the VigorSwitch P2121
  • Environmental & Physical

    • Operating Temperature : 0 ° C to 45 ° C
    • Operating Humidity: 10% to 90% (Non-condensing)
    • Physical Dimensions: 176mm (width) x 176mm (depth) x 30mm (height)
    • Weight : 0.5kg
    • Ceiling or Wall Mountable
  • Pack Contents

    • DrayTek VigorAP 1000C wireless access point
    • Ceiling Mount Bracket & fittings kit
    • Quick Start Guide
    • Ethernet Cable
  • ROHS & CE Compliant

  • Warranty: Two (2) Year Manufacturer's RTB

  • *Available in a future firmware release