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The 11AC Add-On Station with AC450 5 GHz Access Point/Wi-Fi Bridge from EDIMAX Technology features 5 GHz Wi-Fi access point and Wi-Fi bridge with extender mode. It extends your exiting 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi router with 5 GHz Wi-Fi to be dual-band wireless networking. As it is designed with easy plug and play, zero router setup, it offers an easy to use solution to upgrade your 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi to be dual-band Wi-Fi. The Add-On Station provides your 5 GHz ready mobile devices to be accessed online with less interference, less lag, and more stable 5 GHz wireless network. It also provides super-speeds of up to 433 Mb/s of 11ac standard, and complies with 5 GHz IEEE802.11a/n which is great for online gaming, video streaming, or other bandwidth-intensive tasks.
Stable HD Video Streaming and Faster Internet Access
The EW-7288APC provides a 5 GHz wireless network which is significantly less crowded than the 2.4 GHz frequency band, resulting in less interference and less lag. This stable, robust, Wi-Fi is perfect for smartphones and tablets. It also provides fast network speeds for entertainment and gaming or for streaming intensive media such as HD video and music.
Plug and Play, Hassle-Free Setup
Just power up the device and connect it to your Wi-Fi network.
Equipped with a high performance, long range Wi-Fi antenna it offers wide wireless coverage.
It complies with wireless 5 GHz IEEE 802.11a/n/ac standards, providing wireless speeds up to 433 Mb/s in 11ac mode or 150 Mb/s in 11a/n mode.
Faster and Cleaner 5 GHz Wi-Fi channel
The Add-On Station upgrades your Wi-Fi to the interference-free 5 GHz frequency band used by the latest smartphones, tablets, laptops, and other network devices, with super-fast 802.11ac speeds up to 433 Mb/s, to reach close to the true Internet speed provided by your ISP.
Quick WPS Connection
A WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) button allows you to quickly build secure wireless connections between wireless clients with a simple push of a button.
Advanced Wireless Security
It supports WEP 64/128-bit, WPA, and WPA2 standards of wireless encryption to secure and protect your data.
Multiple Operation Modes
It features a hardware switch to easily change the mode for access point or Wi-Fi bridge mode.
Low Power Consumption, Powered by USB
The EW-7288APC is a power-efficient device that can be powered from any USB port (5 V 500mA).
In the Box
EDIMAX Technology 11AC Add-On Station with AC450 5 GHz Access Point/Wi-Fi Bridge
Existing wireless home gateway router
Dual-band wireless client device (computer, smartphone, or tablet)
Web Browsers: Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0, Google Chrome, Firefox, or Safari (latest version)
14-language user interface
5 VAC 0.6A switching
32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
10 to 90% (non-condensing)
Standard and Data Rates
IEEE 802.11a/n (up to 150 Mb/s) or IEEE 802.11ac (up to 433 Mb/s)