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Product Line: Cisco Aironet 1815 Series Access Points
Product Type: Access Point
Original price $180.00 - Original price $251.00
Original price
$180.00 - $251.00
Current price $180.00
Title: Surplus

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Product Description

The AIR-AP1815I-B-K9 is a controller-based access point supporting multi-user, multiple input, multiple output (MU-MIMO) technology and offers wired connectivity through a single RJ-45 10/100/1000 auto-detection port. It ensures secure network access with Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) for Wi-Fi Protected Access 3 (WPA3), along with support for WPA2, WPA, 802.1X, RADIUS, 802.11r, and 802.11i, and can handle up to 400 clients per access point. This device is equipped with a quad-core 710 MHz processor, 1 GB DRAM, and 256 MB flash memory, and operates efficiently within a temperature range of 0 °C to 40 °C, drawing a maximum power of 8.3 W.

Key Feature for the AIRAP1815IBK9

  • What type of authentication and security features does the access point support?
    The access point supports AES for WPA3, WPA2, WPA, 802.1X, RADIUS AAA, 802.11r, and 802.11i.
  • Can the access point interface with Cisco 2500 Series Wireless Controllers?
    Yes, it is compatible with Cisco 2500 Series Wireless Controllers, among others.
  • What is the maximum number of clients supported per Wi-Fi radio?
    The access point supports up to 200 clients per Wi-Fi radio.
  • How does the access point handle Ethernet ports authentication?
    It uses 802.1X or MAC filtering, supports dynamic VLANs or per port settings, and can switch traffic locally or tunnel it back to the Wireless LAN Controller.
  • What are the physical dimensions of the access point?
    The dimensions are 6 inches (W) x 6 inches (L) x 1.3 inches (H), and it weighs 14 oz.
  • What is the operating temperature range for the device?
    The operating temperature ranges from 0 °C to 40 °C.
  • How much RAM and flash memory does the access point have?
    It is equipped with 1 GB DRAM and 256 MB of flash memory.
  • What power source is required for the access point to operate?
    It requires Power over Ethernet (PoE) and has a maximum power draw of 8.3 W.
  • What is the processor speed of the access point?
    The access point features a quad-core processor that runs at 710 MHz.
  • Is the access point suitable for use with high-performance laptops?
    Yes, it is designed for use with smartphones, tablets, and high-performance laptops.

Product Review

The Cisco AIR-AP1815I-B-K9 Access Point supports advanced encryption standards including WPA3, ensuring high-level security for network communication, and is compatible with a range of Cisco WLAN Controllers, enhancing its versatility in deployment. However, its operating temperature range is limited to 0-40 °C, potentially restricting its use in environments with extreme temperatures. Additionally, the maximum power draw of 8.3W, while relatively low, necessitates careful consideration of power management in deployments with multiple units.


The Cisco AIR-AP1815I-B-K9 is a controller-based access point designed to provide a seamless wireless experience. It incorporates MU-MIMO technology, allowing multiple users to simultaneously engage with the network without degradation in service quality. This device is capable of wired access through a single RJ-45 10/100/1000 auto-detection port, ensuring easy integration into existing network infrastructures. This access point supports a wide range of authentication and security protocols, including Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) for Wi-Fi Protected Access 3 (WPA3), WPA2, and WPA, as well as 802.1X, RADIUS Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting (AAA), 802.11r, and 802.11i. These features guarantee a secure connection, protecting sensitive data from unauthorized access. The Cisco AIR-AP1815I-B-K9 can support up to 200 clients per Wi-Fi radio, totaling 400 clients per access point, making it suitable for environments with high user density. It is compatible with various Cisco WLAN Controllers, including the Cisco 2500 Series, Cisco 3500 Series, and the Cisco Wireless Controller Module for ISR G2. Ethernet ports on the device offer authentication with 802.1X or MAC filtering, and support dynamic VLAN assignment or per-port configuration. Traffic can be either locally switched or tunneled back to the Wireless LAN Controller, providing flexibility in network design and management. Key specifications include: - Interfaces: 1 x 10/100/1000BASE-T Autosensing (RJ-45) for LAN connection, Power over Ethernet (PoE) support for simplified deployment, and a Management Console Port (RJ-45) for direct device management. - Indicators: Status LED indicators provide visual feedback on the device's operational status, including boot loader status, association status, operating status, and any errors or warnings. - The device measures 6 inches in width, length, and 1.3 inches in height, with a weight of 14 oz, making it compact and easy to install in various environments. - Designed to operate within a temperature range of 0 °C to 40 °C and a humidity range of 10% to 90% (non-condensing), ensuring reliable performance under a wide range of environmental conditions. - The maximum operating altitude is 3000m, allowing for deployment in high-altitude locations without compromising functionality. Internally, the access point is equipped with 1 GB DRAM and 256 MB of flash memory, powered by a quad-core 710 MHz processor. This hardware configuration ensures smooth and efficient data processing, capable of handling the demands of modern wireless networking. The maximum power draw of the device is 8.3 W, highlighting its energy efficiency. The Cisco AIR-AP1815I-B-K9 is ideal for use with smartphones, tablets, and high-performance laptops, offering a reliable and secure wireless connection. This access point is an excellent choice for businesses looking to upgrade their wireless infrastructure with a device that combines performance, security, and flexibility.


Model NumberAIR-AP1815I-B-K9
Operating ModeController-Based
Wireless TechnologyMU-MIMO
Network ConnectivitySingle RJ-45 interface for 10/100/1000 Mbps with auto-sensing capability
Security FeaturesAES encryption for WPA3, WPA2, WPA, support for 802.1X, RADIUS, AAA, 802.11r, 802.11i
Compatible WLAN ControllersCisco 2500, 3500 Series, and Wireless Controller Module for ISR G2
Client CapacityUp to 200 clients per radio, 400 per access point
Ethernet Security802.1X or MAC filtering, VLAN assignment, option for traffic to be locally switched or tunneled to WLAN Controller
Connection Ports1 x Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45) with PoE, 1 x Management Console Port (RJ-45)
Diagnostic LEDsIndicators for system and network status, errors, and warnings
Width6 inches
Length6 inches
Height1.3 inches
Unit Weight14 ounces
Lowest Operating Temperature0°C
Highest Operating Temperature40°C
Operational Humidity Range10% to 90% non-condensing
Maximum Altitude for Operation3000 meters
Memory Capacity1 GB DRAM
Storage256 MB Flash
Processor SpeedQuad-Core, 710 MHz
Energy ConsumptionMaximum 8.3 Watts
CompatibilityOptimized for smartphones, tablets, and high-performance laptops

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