WN203

ProSAFE® Wireless-N

Access Point

802.11n performance at 802.11g price

Get up to 15x the speed and 10x the coverage of 802.11a and 802.11g networks with Wireless-N at an 11g price. The single-band WNDAP203 also delivers full enterprise security features including WPA, WPA2, and rogue AP detection.

Model: WN203
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The Easy, Affordable Answer for SMB Wireless.

The NETGEAR ProSAFE® WN203 Wireless-N Access Point provides standalone configuration for easy setup for a reliable, high-performance and affordable 802.11n wireless solution perfect for small or medium businesses. Power over Ethernet enables flexible deployment and multiple SSID provide enhanced security.

Performance

  • Up to 15x the speed of 802.11g networks

  • Up to 10x the coverage of legacy 802.11g networks

Security

  • Supports wireless security features (WPA, WPA2)

  • Enterprise-grade wireless security with 802.1x and Radius servers

Business Value

  • External antenna connectors for added coverage with external antenna option

  • Multiple SSID for traffic segmentation

  • Layer 2 VLAN for better security

  • NETGEAR ProSAFE Lifetime Hardware Warranty

Enterprise-grade wireless security with 802.1x and Radius servers

  • Power over Ethernet (PoE) support to eliminate external power adapters

  • Ease of AP placement for optimal locations (desktop, wall, or ceiling mount)

  • Mounting slots available for wall or ceiling placement

Product Number
WN203
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Standards
  • IEEE ® 802.11n 2.0 specification
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.11b
  • Frequency Band: 2.4 G Hz
  • 802.11n Transmit x Receive: 2x2
  • Maximum Theoretical Throughpu: 300 Mbps
  • Maximum Transmit Power: 22 dBm @ 802.11b (1 Mbps); 21 dBm @ 802.11g (6 Mbps); 21 dBm @ 802.11n (MCS0)
Physical Specifications
  • Dimensions: 173 x 133 x 35 mm (6.8 x 5.3 x 1.4 in)
  • Weight: 240 g (0.5 lb)
  • Mounting: desktop, wall, and ceiling
Physical Interfaces
  • One (1) 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet (RJ-45) port with Auto Uplink (Auto MDI-X) with IEEE 802.3af
  • Power over Ethernet (PoE) support
  • Two (2) reverse SMA antenna connectors
  • LEDs: Power, test, LAN, wireless
  • Default Reset
Power
  • Country-specific plug: 12 watt, 12V, 1 Amp power adapter
  • Power over Ethernet
  • Power consumption: 4.0W
Environmental Conditions
  • Operating Temperature: Minimum (C/F) 0/32; Maximum (C/F) 45/113
  • Storage Temperature: Minimum (C/F) -20/-4; Maximum (C/F) 70/158
  • Operating Relative Humidity: Minimum 10%; Maximum 90%
  • Storage Humidity: Minimum 5%; Maximum 95%
  • MTBF: @ 25 degrees C > 375,000 hours; @ 50 degrees C >125,000 hours
Security
  • Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) Encryption
  • WiFi Protected Access Pre-shared Key (WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK)
  • Rogue AP detection
  • IEEE 802.1x Authentication
  • MAC Address filtering
  • 8 BSSID
  • IEEE 802.1x Radius (EAP TLS, TTLS, PEAP)
  • Wireless access control to identify authorized wireless devices
Network Management
  • Deployment options: Standalone and Web UI
  • SSL
  • SNMP v1, v2 with 802.11 standard and proprietary MIBs
  • Remote configuration and management through Web browser, or SNMP
Wireless
  • IEEE 802.11 b/g/n 300 Mbps † Wireless Access Point
  • Antenna: 3 dBi (internal) with additional (2) 2.4 GHz detachable antenna connectors
Advanced Wireless Features
  • WDS Point-to-point wireless bridge mode
  • WDS Point-to-multipoint wireless bridge mode
  • WDS Repeater mode
  • Adjustable Transmit Power Control (TPC)
Package Contents
  • ProSAFE ® Business Class 802.11n Wireless Access Point (WN203)
  • Ethernet cable
  • Desktop and wall-mounting kits
  • Installation guide
  • Resource CD
  • Power adapter, localized to country of sale
  • Warranty/support information card
Ordering Information
  • WN203-100NAS
  • WN203-100AUS
  • WN203-100PES
  • WN203-100PRS
  • WN203-100UKS
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†Maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE Standard 802.11 specifications. Actual data throughput and wireless coverage will vary. Network conditions and environmental factors, including volume of network traffic, building materials and construction, and network overhead lower actual data throughput rate and wireless coverage. NETGEAR makes no express or implied representations or warranties about this product’s compatibility with any future standards.

NETGEAR Warranty

  • This product is backed by a NETGEAR ProSAFE® Lifetime Hardware Warranty.
  • Lifetime Next Business Day Hardware Replacement. Click here for coverage, availability and terms and conditions.
  • ProSUPPORT 24x7 Advanced Technical Support via phone for 90 days (Remote diagnostics performed by our technical experts for prompt resolution of technical issues). ProSUPPORT coverage can be extended by purchasing one, three, or five year contracts.
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