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Fortinet FortiAP 231F
2x2 MU-MIMO Access Point With Tri Radio, Internal Antennas

Fortinet FortiAP 231F

Fortinet FortiAP Series
FortiAP-231F
Indoor Wireless AP - Tri radio (802.11 b/g/n/ax 2x2 MU-MIMO, 802.11 a/n/ac/ax 2x2 MU-MIMO and 1x 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wave 2, 1x1 ), internal antennas, 2x 10/100/1000 RJ45 port, BT/BLE, 1x Type A USB, 1x RS-232 RJ45 Serial Port. Ceiling/wall mount kit included.For power order: 802.3at PoE injector GPI-130 or AC adapter SP-FAP200-PA. Region Code A
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Overview:

FortiAP access points are managed centrally by the integrated WLAN controller of any FortiGate® security appliance or through the FortiAP Cloud provisioning and management portal. With the integration of the wireless controller functionality into the market-leading FortiGate appliance, these APs are perfect for protecting your LAN Edge from the campus to branch deployments. Fortinet’s Security Fabric enables you to easily manage wired and wireless security from a single pane-of-glass management console and protects your network from the latest security threats.

Unified Management

Unified management console simplifies operations, ensuring consistency in effective policy enforcement and compliance.

Advanced Security Protection

Wireless LAN security done right, from the leader in network security. Integrated Firewall, IPS, Application Control, and Web Filtering protect the wireless LAN from the latest security threats.

Built-in Wi-Fi Security

Protects the network from advanced wireless threats and satisfies PCI DSS compliance.

Highlights

This enterprise class Wi-Fi 6 indoor AP provides three radios as well as features such as OFDMA and dual 1 Gbps Ethernet ports for PoE diversity. The AP can provide 24/7 scanning across both bands while still providing access on both the 2.4 and 5 GHz bands. The integrated BLE radio can be used for beacons and locationing applications.

Deployment:

Centralized or Local Wireless Controller

Centralized or Local Wireless Controller

Outdoor Point-to-Point Bridging or Multipoint Mesh Deployment

Outdoor Point-to-Point Bridging or Multipoint Mesh Deployment

Outdoor Mesh and PoE Pass-Through Deployment

Outdoor Mesh and PoE Pass-Through Deployment

Specifications:


  FortiAP-231F
Hardware
Hardware Type Indoor AP
Number of Radios 3 + 1 BLE
Number of Antennas 3 Dual band Internal Wi-Fi + 1 BLE/ZigBee
Antenna Type and Peak Gain PIFA antenna
Dual band: 4.5dBi for 2.4Ghz and 5.5dBi for 5GHz
BLE antenna 4.0dBi at 2.4GHz band
Frequency Bands (GHz) 2.400–2.4835, 5.150–5.250, 5.250–5.350, 5.470–5.725, 5.725–5.850
Radio 1 Capabilities Frequency band: 2.4GHz
Channel width: 20/40MHz
Modulation: BPSK, QPSK, 64/256/1024 QAM
MIMO Chains: 2x2 Service
Radio 2 Capabilities Frequency band: 5.0GHz
Channel width: 20/40/80MHz
Modulation: BPSK, QPSK, 64/256/1024 QAM
MIMO Chains: 2x2 Service
Radio 3 Capabilities Frequency bands: 2.4GHz and 5.0GHz
MIMO Chains: 1x1 Frequency Scanning
Maximum Data Rate Radio 1: up to 574 Mbps
Radio 2: up to 1201 Mbps
Radio 3: Frequency scanning only
Bluetooth Low Energy Radio Bluetooth scanning and iBeacon advertisement @ 10 dBm max TX power
Interfaces 2x 10/100/1000 Base-T RJ45, 1x Type 2.0 USB, 1x RS-232 RJ45 Serial Port
Power over Ethernet (PoE) 1 x 802.3at PoE default
1 x 802.af PoE no USB function
Simultaneous SSIDs Up to 16 (14 if background scanning enabled)
EAP Type(s) EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS/MSCHAPv2, EAPv0/EAP-MSCHAPv2, PEAPv1/EAP-GTC, EAP-SIM, EAP-AKA, EAP-FAST
User/Device Authentication WPA™, WPA2™, and WPA3™ with 802.1x or Preshared key, WEP, Web Captive Portal, MAC blocklist & allowlist
Maximum Tx Power (Conducted) Radio 1: 2.4GHz: 23 dBm / 200 mW (2 chains combined)
Radio 2: 5GHz: 22 dBm / 158 mW (2 chains combined)
Radio 3: NA
Kensington Lock Yes
IEEE Standards 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11e, 802.11g, 802.11h, 802.11i, 802.11j, 802.11k, 802.11n, 802.11r, 802.11v, 802.11ac, 802.11ax, 802.1Q, 802.1X, 802.3ad, 802.3af, 802.3at, 802.3az
SSID Types Supported Local-Bridge, Tunnel, and Mesh
Per Radio Client Capacity Up to 512 clients per radio (Radio1 and Radio2)
Cellular Co-existence Yes
Reset Button Yes
LED Off Mode Yes
Advanced 802.11 Features
OFDMA Yes
Spatial Reuse (BSS Coloring) Yes
UL MU-MIMO 802.11ax mode Yes
DL-MU-MIMO Yes
Enhanced Target Wake Time (TWT) Yes
ZeroWait DFS/Agile DFS No
Wireless Monitoring Capabilities
Rogue Scan radio modes Background, Dedicated
WIPS / WIDS radio modes Background, Dedicated (recommended)
Packet Sniffer Mode Yes
Spectrum Analyzer Yes
Dimensions
Length x Width x Height 6.0 x 6.0 x 2.86 inches (153.2 x 153.2 x 53.0 mm)
Weight 1.0 lbs (0.543 kg)
Package (shipping) Weight 2.1lbs (0.95 kg)
Mounting Options Ceiling, T-Rail, and Wall
Included Accessories Standard Mount kit for Ceiling, T-Rail, and Wall
Environment
Power Supply 802.3at PoE SP-FAP200-PA-XX or GPI-130
Power Consumption (Maximum) 17W
Humidity 5 - 90% non condensing
Operating / Storage Temperature 32–122°F (0 - 50°C) / -22–158°F (-30–70°C)
Directives Low Voltage Directive • RoHS
UL2043 Plenum Material No
Mean Time Between Failures > 10 Years
IP Rating N/A
Surge Protection Built In Yes
Hit-less PoE Failover N/A
Certifications
WiFi Alliance Certified No
DFS CE
Warranty
Limited Lifetime Warranty Yes

Documentation:

Download the Fortinet FortiAP Series Datasheet (PDF).

Pricing Notes:

Fortinet FortiAP Series
FortiAP-231F
Indoor Wireless AP - Tri radio (802.11 b/g/n/ax 2x2 MU-MIMO, 802.11 a/n/ac/ax 2x2 MU-MIMO and 1x 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wave 2, 1x1 ), internal antennas, 2x 10/100/1000 RJ45 port, BT/BLE, 1x Type A USB, 1x RS-232 RJ45 Serial Port. Ceiling/wall mount kit included.For power order: 802.3at PoE injector GPI-130 or AC adapter SP-FAP200-PA. Region Code A
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List Price: $600.00
Our Price: $442.26
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