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Product Line: Cisco AIR-AP4800-B-K9
Product Type: Wireless Access Point
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Product Description

The AIR-AP4800-B-K9 is a controller-based access point that supports dual bands and operates on Cisco Unified Wireless Network Software Release 8.7 or later and Cisco IOS ® XE Software Release 16.9. It features 4 x 4 MIMO with three spatial streams, integrated antennas for flexible radio deployment, and a dedicated BLE radio, designed for indoor use with a maximum operating altitude of 9843 ft @ 40 °C. This model is compatible with a range of Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers, has a RAM of 1024 MB and Flash Memory of 256 MB, and requires a power draw of 30 W for most features, increasing to 31 W for full functionality.

Key Feature for the AIRAP4800BK9

  • What regulatory domain does the controller-based hardware operate in?
    It operates in Regulatory Domain B.
  • Can the Type Controller Based be used with Cisco 3500 Series Wireless Controllers?
    Yes, it is compatible with Cisco 3500 Series Wireless Controllers, among others.
  • How many bands does the device support?
    The device supports 2 bands.
  • What is the minimum required software version for Type Controller Based?
    Cisco Unified Wireless Network Software Release 8.7 or later and Cisco IOS ® XE Software Release 16.9 or later are required.
  • Describe the antenna configuration of the device.
    It includes flexible radio (either 2.4 GHz or 5 GHz), a dedicated 5 GHz radio, a third dedicated radio, and a BLE radio.
  • What are the physical dimensions of the Type Controller Based?
    It measures 8.68 inches in width, 9.9 inches in length, and 2.9 inches in height.
  • What is the operating temperature range?
    The operating temperature range is from 0 °C to 40 °C.
  • How much RAM and Flash Memory does the Type Controller Based have?
    It is equipped with 1024 MB DRAM and 256 MB Flash Memory.
  • What is the maximum power draw with all features enabled?
    The maximum power draw is 31 W at the PSE with full functionality.
  • Is the device designed for indoor or outdoor use?
    It is designed for indoor use.

Product Review

The Cisco AIR-AP4800-B-K9 offers advanced wireless capabilities with its 4 x 4 MIMO technology and three spatial streams, enhancing network efficiency and user experience. However, its operational temperature range is limited to 0-40 °C, potentially restricting deployment in environments with extreme temperatures. Additionally, the device supports a wide range of Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers and comes equipped with 1024 MB DRAM and 256 MB flash memory, ensuring smooth performance and compatibility with existing network infrastructures.


The Cisco AIR-AP4800-B-K9 is a controller-based wireless access point designed to provide high-speed, secure, and reliable wireless connectivity in indoor environments. It operates within the regulatory domain B and supports two frequency bands, ensuring versatile deployment options. This access point is compatible with Cisco Unified Wireless Network Software Release 8.7 or later and Cisco IOS ® XE Software Release 16.9, offering flexibility in network management and scalability. Key hardware specifications of the AIR-AP4800-B-K9 include its support for 4 x 4 MIMO technology with three spatial streams, enhancing its capacity to handle multiple wireless connections simultaneously without degradation in performance. The device is equipped with integrated antennas, featuring a flexible radio that can operate on either 2.4 GHz or 5 GHz, a dedicated 5 GHz radio for high-density environments, and a third dedicated radio for security and RF management. Additionally, it includes a BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy) radio for location-based services and IoT connectivity. The access point is designed for ease of use and monitoring, with status LED indicators that provide visual feedback on boot loader status, association status, operating status, as well as warnings and errors during the boot process. It measures 8.68 inches in width, 9.9 inches in length, and 2.9 inches in height, with a weight of 5.6 lbs, making it suitable for various indoor installation scenarios. -
  • Dimensions: 8.68" (W) x 9.9" (L) x 2.9" (H)
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  • Weight: 5.6 lbs
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  • Power Draw: 30 W (without Multigigabit, AUX Ethernet, and USB support), 31 W (full functionality)
  • The device operates effectively in temperatures ranging from 0 °C to 40 °C and can function up to an altitude of 9843 ft at 40 °C, ensuring reliability across various environmental conditions. For storage, the temperatures can range from -30 °C to 70 °C. It maintains operational integrity in humidity levels from 10% to 90% (non-condensing), safeguarding against environmental factors that could impact performance. Internally, the AIR-AP4800-B-K9 is equipped with 1024 MB of DRAM and 256 MB of flash memory, providing ample space for software and configuration data. The power draw is rated at 30 W from the Power Source Equipment (PSE) with most features enabled, and 31 W with full functionality, including Multigigabit, AUX Ethernet, and USB support, ensuring efficient energy use while maintaining high performance. This access point is designed for indoor use and supports integration with various Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers, including the 3500 Series, 5520 Series, 8540 Series, Virtual Wireless Controller, and Cisco Catalyst ® 9800 Series Wireless Controllers, offering a comprehensive solution for enterprise wireless networking needs. Whether deploying a new wireless network or expanding an existing setup, the Cisco AIR-AP4800-B-K9 provides a scalable, secure, and high-performance wireless connectivity solution.


    Part Number Cisco AIR-AP4800-B-K9
    Control Type Controller-Based
    Regulatory Compliance Domain B
    Frequency Bands Supported 2
    Required Software Minimum of Cisco Unified Wireless Network Software v8.7 or Cisco IOS XE v16.9
    Compatible WLAN Controllers Supports Cisco 3500, 5520, 8540 Series, Virtual Wireless Controller, and Catalyst 9800 Series
    Wireless Technology 4x4 MIMO with 3 Spatial Streams
    Built-in Antennas Adaptable Radio (2.4 GHz or 5 GHz), 5 GHz Specific Radio, Additional Dedicated Radio, BLE Radio
    Diagnostic LEDs LEDs for Boot, Connection, and Operation Status, Boot Warnings, Error Signals
    Width 8.68 inches
    Length 9.9 inches
    Height 2.9 inches
    Unit Weight 5.6 pounds
    Lowest Operational Temp 0 degrees Celsius
    Highest Operational Temp 40 degrees Celsius
    Maximum Height for Operation 9843 feet at 40°C
    Storage Temperature Range (Min) -30 degrees Celsius
    Storage Temperature Range (Max) 70 degrees Celsius
    Operational Humidity Range (Min) 10%, non-condensing
    Operational Humidity Range (Max) 90%, non-condensing
    Memory Capacity 1024 MB DRAM
    Flash Storage 256 MB
    Energy Consumption 30W (PSE) without Multigigabit, AUX Ethernet, USB, 31W with all functionalities
    Usage Environment Indoor

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