• LANCOM OAP-821


Outdoor 11ac WLAN access point with up to 867 Mbps


The LANCOM OAP-821 is ideal for the reliable wireless coverage of open spaces either in the 2.4-GHz or 5-GHz frequency band. Thanks to the integrated 5-GHz antenna it is also suitable for high-speed point-to-point connections for networking distant buildings via IEEE 802.11ac.

Also available as Bridge Kit


Single operation WLAN with up to 867 Mbps

The LANCOM OAP-821 provides either reliable WLAN coverage in the 2.4-GHz frequency band or high-speed P2P links for connecting remote buildings in the 5-GHz band via IEEE 802.11ac with a net date rate of up to 250 Mbps.

Maximum reliability in all weathers

The LANCOM OAP-821 has a rugged IP66 protective housing, making it fully dust proof and water-jet resistant. It withstands temperatures between -33°C and +70°C to guarantee reliable operations even under extreme conditions.

Wireless freedom

The LANCOM OAP-821 supports IEEE 802.11ac for highly powerful point-to-point links with up to 867 Mbps for wide coverage of open spaces and secure interconnection of remote buildings. Setting up a wireless network of this type spares you the need for laborious cable installations and expensive leased lines.

Dynamic radio-field optimization from Active Radio Control

The LANCOM OAP-821 supports the WLAN optimization concept LANCOM Active Radio Control. This intelligent combination of innovative features included with the LCOS operating system - such as Adaptive Noise Immunity, Adaptive RF Optimization or Client Steering - sustainably increases WLAN performance and supports administrators with professional tools for WLAN management.

LANCOM security for wireless networks

With numerous integrated security features, such as IEEE 802.1X, this outdoor access point provides optimal security for networks. Administrators and employees alike benefit from professional security policies on the network.

Secure remote management

With the LANCOM OAP VPN Option the device can be upgraded with VPN functionalities, so enabling a securely encrypted remote management - ideal especially for providers and hotspot operators.

Zero-touch deployment

Quick and easy network integration of the access points as well as automatic assignment of the configuration - without manual configuration. For WLAN controller or LANCOM Management Cloud-based installations, the access point receives an appropriate configuration immediately after network authentication.

Maximum future-proofing

The LANCOM OAP-821 supports the high-speed WLAN standard IEEE 802.11ac, so that you are well equipped for future challenges. What's more, LANCOM products are designed for a service life of several years and are equipped with hardware dimensioned for the future. Even reaching back to older product generations, updates to the LANCOM Operating System - LCOS - are available several times a year, free of charge and offering major features.

Technical features

  • Single operation WLAN – operation at 2.4 or 5 GHz with up to 300 Mbps with IEEE 802.11n and 867 Mbps with IEEE 802.11ac
  • Integrated 5-GHz directional antenna and external antenna connectors also for 2.4 GHz
  • Robust IP66 protective housing – reliable even at extreme temperatures (-33°C to +70°C)
  • Dynamic WLAN optimization thanks to LANCOM Active Radio Control (ARC)
  • Professional security features such as IEEE 802.1X
  • IPSec-VPN support with LANCOM OAP VPN Option
  • Zero-touch deployment with a LANCOM WLAN controller
  • Connectors for Gigabit Ethernet with Power over Ethernet as per IEEE 802.3af


Applicability 1:

WLAN coverage of open spaces in the 2.4 or 5 GHz frequency band

Applicability 2:

Installations of highspeed point-to-point connections between complexes of buildings with a net data rate of up to 250 Mbps

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