Aruba 570EX Series Hazardous Location Access Points

High performance Wi-Fi 6 for hazardous locations and harsh outdoor environments

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  • Aruba 570EX series hazardous location access points (APs) with Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) technology deliver the highest performance in hazardous location and harsh outdoor environments such as industrial facilities and oil rigs.

    Purpose-built to withstand extreme temperatures, persistent moisture and precipitation, electrical surges, and airborne contaminants.

    Include or interoperate with Aruba ESP capabilities such as AI-powered RF optimization, Live upgrades, WPA3 and Enhanced Open security, and Dynamic Segmentation.

    • Hazardous Location Environments

      Hazardous Location Environments

      Purpose-built to survive in the harshest environments, the 570EX Series APs are Class 1 Division 2 and ATEX Zone 2 (certification in process).
    • Simple to deploy and operate

      Simple to deploy and operate

      The 570EX series is easy to deploy and operate and has innovative capabilities to provide a high performance wireless solution.
    • Secure connectivity

      Secure connectivity

      Aruba 570EX is highly secured with the latest security standard WPA3 and Enhanced Open. Unified wired and wireless policy is enabled with Dynamic Segmentation.
    • Aruba AP-575EX Access Point
      Aruba AP-574EX Access Point
    • Aruba AP-577EX Access Point
      Aruba AP-577EX Access Point
    • Hardware variants
      • AP-575EX
        • Built in Omni Directional Antennas
        • 5 GHz Antennas 5dBi
        • 2.4GHz Antennas 3.4dBi
        • BLE/Zigbee: Integrated omnidirectional antenna and the peak gain of 6dBi
      • AP-577EX
        • Built in 90°H x 90°V Directional Antennas
        • 5 GHz Antennas 5.6dBi
        • 2.4 GHz Antennas 6.8dBi
        • BLE/Zigbee: Integrated omnidirectional antennas with peak gain of 8.4dBi
      Wi-Fi Radio Specifications
      • AP type:
        • Outdoor Hardened, Wi-Fi 6 dual radio, 5 GHz 4x4 MIMO and 2.4 GHz 2x2 MIMO
      • Software-configurable dual radio supports 5 GHz (Radio 0) and 2.4 GHz (Radio 1)
      • 5GHz:
        • Four spatial stream Single User (SU) MIMO for up to 4.8 Gbps wireless data rate to individual 4SS HE160 Wi-Fi 6 client device (max)
        • Two spatial stream Single User (SU) MIMO for up to 1.2 Gbps wireless data rate to individual 2SS HE80 Wi-Fi 6 client device (typical)
        • Four spatial stream Multi User (MU) MIMO for up to 4.8 Gbps wireless data rate to up to four 1SS or two 2SS HE160 Wi-Fi 6 DL-MU-MIMO capable client devices simultaneously (max)
        • Four spatial stream Multi User (MU) MIMO for up to 2.4 Gbps wireless data rate to up to four 1SS or two 2SS HE80 Wi-Fi 6 DL-MU-MIMO capable client devices simultaneously (typical) 
      • 2.4GHz:
        • Two spatial stream Single User (SU) MIMO for up to 575 Mbps wireless data rate to individual 2SS HE40 Wi-Fi 6 client device (max)
        • Two spatial stream Single User (SU) MIMO for up to 287 Mbps wireless data rate to individual 2SS HE20 Wi-Fi 6 client device (typical)
        • Two spatial stream Multi User (MU) MIMO for up to 575 Mbps wireless data rate to up to two 1SS HE40 Wi-Fi 6 DL- MU-MIMO capable client devices simultaneously (max)
        • Two spatial stream Multi User (MU) MIMO for up to 287 Mbps wireless data rate to up to two 1SS HE20 Wi-Fi 6 DL- MU-MIMO capable client devices simultaneously (typical)
        • Support for up to 512 associated client devices per radio, and up to 16 BSSIDs per radio
        • Supported frequency bands (country-specific restrictions apply):
          • 2.400 to 2.4835 GHz
          • 5.150 to 5.250 GHz
          • 5.250 to 5.350 GHz
          • 5.470 to 5.725 GHz
          • 5.725 to 5.850 GHz
          • 5.825 to 5.875 GHz
        • Available channels: Dependent on configured regulatory domain
        • Dynamic frequency selection (DFS) optimizes the use of available RF spectrum.
        • Supported radio technologies:
          • 802.11b: Direct-sequence spread-spectrum (DSSS)
          • 802.11a/g/n/ac: Orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM)
          • 802.11ax: Orthogonal frequency-division multiple access (OFDMA) with up to 16 resource units (RU)
        • Supported modulation types:
          • 802.11b: BPSK, QPSK, CCK
          • 802.11a/g/n: BPSK, QPSK, 16-QAM, 64-QAM, 256-QAM (proprietary extension)
          • 802.11ac: BPSK, QPSK, 16-QAM, 64-QAM, 256-QAM,1024-QAM (proprietary extension)
          • 802.11ax: BPSK, QPSK, 16-QAM, 64-QAM, 256-QAM, 1024-QAM
        • 802.11n high-throughput (HT) support: HT 20/40 802.11ac very high throughput (VHT) support: VHT 20/40/80/160
        • 802.11ax high efficiency (HE) support: HE20/40/80/160
        • Supported data rates (Mbps):
          • 802.11b: 1, 2, 5.5, 11
          • 802.11a/g: 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 54
          • 802.11n (2.4GHz): 6.5 to 300 (MCS0 to MCS15, HT20 to HT40)
          • 802.11n (5GHz): 6.5 to 600 (MCS0 to MCS31, HT20 to HT40)
          • 802.11ac: (5 GHz): 6.5 to 3,467 (MCS0 to MCS9, NSS = 1 to 4 for VHT20 to VHT160)
          • 802.11ax (2.4GHz): 8.6 to 574 (MCS0 to MCS11, NSS = 1 to 2, HE20 to HE40)
          • 802.11ax (5GHz): 8.6 to 4803 (MCS0 to MCS11, NSS = 1 to 4, HE20 to HE160)
        • 802.11n/ac packet aggregation: A-MPDU, A-MSDU
        • Transmit power: Configurable in increments of 0.5 dBm
        • Maximum (conducted) transmit power (limited by local regulatory requirements):
          • 2.4 GHz band: +22 dBm per chain , +25dBm aggregate (2x2)
          • 5 GHz band: +22 dBm per chain , +28dBm aggregate (4x4)
          • Note: conducted transmit power levels exclude antenna gain.
        • Maximum EIRP (limited by local regulatory requirements):
          • 2.4 GHz band:
            • 575EX: 29.0 dBm EIRP
            • 577EX: 34.4 dBm EIRP
          • 5 GHz band:
            • 575EX: 32.6 dBm EIRP
            • 577EX: 36 dBm EIRP
        • Advanced Cellular Coexistence (ACC) minimizes interference from cellular networks.
        • Maximum ratio combining (MRC) for improved receiver performance.
        • Cyclic delay/shift diversity (CDD/CSD) to enable the use of multiple transmit antennas.
        • Short guard interval for 20-MHz, 40-MHz, 80-MHz and 160-MHz channels.
        • Space-time block coding (STBC) for increased range and improved reception.
        • Low-density parity check (LDPC) for high-efficiency error correction and increased throughput.
        • Transmit beam-forming (TxBF) for increased signal reliability and range.
      Additional Interfaces
      • E0: HPE SmartRate port (RJ-45)
        • Auto-sensing link speed (100/1000/2500BASE-T) and MDI/MDX
        • 2.5Gbps speed complies with NBase-T and 802.3bz specifications
        • PoE-PD: 48Vdc (nominal) 802.3at/bt (Class 4 or higher)
        • 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE)
      • E1: 10/100/1000BASE-T (RJ-45)
        • Auto-sensing link speed and MDI/MDX
        • 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE)
        • PoE-PD: 48Vdc (nominal) 802.3at/bt (Class 4 or higher)
      • Link Aggregation (LACP) support between both network ports for redundancy and increased capacity
      • Bluetooth 5 and 802.15.4 radio
        • 2.4 GHz
        • Bluetooth 5: up to 8dBm transmit power and -95 dBm receive sensitivity
        • Zigbee: up to 8 dBm transmit power and -97 dBm receive sensitivity
        • Up to 4 dBm transmit power (class 2) and -91 dBm receive sensitivity
      • Visual indicator (multi-color LED):
        • For system and radio status
      • Reset button:
        • Factory reset (during device power up)
      • USB-C console interface
    • Power
      • Maximum (worst-case) power consumption:
        • PoE powered (dual ports): 32.0W
        • PoE powered (single port, full function): 26.1W
      • Maximum (worst-case) power consumption in idle mode:
        • 14.0W (single PoE) or 16.0W (dual PoE)
      • Maximum (worst-case) power consumption in deep-sleep mode:
        • 2.9W (single PoE) or 3.9W (dual PoE)
      • The AP supports Power over Ethernet (PoE) on port E0 and/or E1
      • When PoE power is supplied to both Ethernet ports, the AP can be configured to combine or prioritize power sources
      • Power sources are sold separately; see the ordering information for details
      • When powered by 1x 802.3at (class 4) PoE and with the IPM feature disabled, the AP will disable the other Ethernet port. In the same configuration but with IPM enabled, the AP will start up in unrestricted mode, but may dynamically apply restrictions depending on the PoE budget and actual power. The feature restrictions and order can be programmed.
      • Operating the AP with single or dual 802.3af (class 3 or lower) PoE source is not supported. 
      Mounting
      • AP-270-MNT-V1
      • AP-270-MNT-V2
      • AP-270-MNT-H1
      • AP-270-MNT-H2
      Mechanical
      • AP-575EX
        • Dimensions/weight (excluding mount):
          • 24 cm (W) x 24 cm (D) x 27 cm (H)/ 9.4” (W) x 9.4” (D) x 10.6” (H)
          • 2.5kg/5.6lbs
      • AP-577EX
        • Dimensions/weight (excluding mount):
          • 23 cm (W) x 22 cm (D) x 14 cm (H)/ 9.0” (W) x 8.7” (D) x 5.6” (H)
          • 2.1 kg/4.6 lbs
      Environmental
      • Operating:
        • Temperature: -40° C to +65° C (-40° F to +149° F) with full solar loading
        • Humidity: 5% to 93% non-condensing internal
        • Rated for operation in all weather conditions
      • Storage and transportation:
        • Temperature: -40° C to +70° C (-40° F to +158° F)
      • Operating Altitude: 3,000 m
      • Water and Dust: IP66/67
      • Salt Tolerance: Tested to ASTM B117-07A Salt Spray 200hrs
      • Wind Survival: Up to 165 Mph
      • Shock and Vibration: ETSI 300-19-2-4
      Regulatory Compliance
      • FCC/ISED
      • CE Marked
      • RED Directive 2014/53/EU
      • EMC Directive 2014/30/EU
      • Low Voltage Directive 2014/35/EU
      • UL/IEC/EN 60950
      • EN 60601-1-1, EN60601-1-2

      For more country-specific regulatory information and approvals, please see your Aruba representative.

      Regulatory Model Numbers
      • AP-575EX: APEX0575
      • AP-577EX: APEX0577
      Certifications
      • CB Scheme Safety, cTUVus
      • UL2043 plenum rating
      • Wi-Fi Alliance certified 802.11a/b/g/n/
      • Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ 6 (802.11ax)
      • Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ ac (with Wave 2 features)
      • Passpoint® (Release 2) with AOS and Instant
      Minimum operating system software versions
      • ArubaOS & Aruba InstantOS 8.7.0.0
      Warranty