Aerohive AP390 802.11ac Wireless Access Point

The AP390 is an enterprise-grade, high performance two radio (3x3) three stream MIMO 802.11ac/n Access Point, targeted at high capacity office and warehouse environments with extended temperature range and external antenna options for focused coverage.

Note: This product will be end-of-sale on October 5, 2016. We encourage the AP245X as a seamless transition from the AP390.

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The AP390 is where high-performance 802.11ac meets the simplicity of Aerohive’s distributed, cooperative architecture. This power optimized access point line uniquely incorporates next generation 802.11ac, smoothly integrates into your existing 802.3af or 802.3at power and network infrastructure, and provides all the redundancy and power efficiency to set the stage for a future Wi-Fi technologies at the access layer.


  • Optimal High-Density Performance
  • Industrial Indoor Design
  • Extended Temperature Range and External Antenna Connections
  • Radio Specifications—802.11a

    5.150–5.950 GHz Operating Frequency • Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) Modulation • Rates (Mbps): 54, 48, 36, 24, 18, 12, 9, 6 w/ auto fallback

  • Radio Specifications—802.11b

    2.4–2.5GHz Operating Frequency • Direct-Sequence Spread-Spectrum (DSSS) Modulation • Rates (Mbps): 11, 5.5, 2, 1 w/auto fallback

  • Radio Specifications—802.11g

    2.4–2.5 GHz Operating Frequency • Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) Modulation • 20 dBm (100 mW) Transmit Power • Rates (Mbps): 54, 48, 36, 24, 18, 12, 9, 6 w/ auto fallback

  • Radio Specifications—802.11n

    2.4–2.5 GHz & 5.150–5.950 GHz Operating Frequency • 802.11n Modulation • Rates (Mbps): MCS0–MCS23 (6.5Mbps - 450Mbps) • 3x3:3 Stream Multiple-In, Multiple-Out (MIMO) Radio • HT20 High-Throughput (HT) Support (for both 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz) • A-MPDU and A-MSDU Frame Aggregation

  • Radio Specifications—802.11ac

    5.150–5.950 GHz Operating Frequency • 802.11ac Modulation (256-QAM) • Rates (Mbps): MCS0–MCS9 (6.5Mbps - 1300Mbps), NSS = 1-3. • 3x3:3 Stream Multiple-In, Multiple-Out (MIMO) Radio • VHT20/VHT40/VHT80 support

  • Mounting

    Desktop • Wall Mount included as part of AP • Built-in slot for Kensington type locks • Ceiling and Wall Mount locking accessory included with AP • Ceiling Tile flush 15/16” included as part of AP • Ceiling Tile Recessed 15/16”, 3/8”, 9/16” sold as an accessory • Ceiling Tile flush 3/8”, 9/16” sold as an accessory • Suspend Mount sold as an accessory • Plenum Mount sold as an accessory

  • Antennas

    6xRP-SMA antenna connections for external antennas • Articulated antennas available for ceiling or flexible mounting • Non-articulated antennas available for wall mounting

  • Interfaces

    2x autosensing 10/100/1000 Base-T Ethernet Ports • Dual Ethernet ports with backhaul capabilities • Link Aggregation supported via Ether channel (link aggregation) • 1x Serial RJ45 port (bits per second: 9600, data bits: 8, parity: none, stop bits: 1, flow control: none) • USB 2.0 port (3G/4G WAN connection – Operating as a BR) • 1x Reset Pinhole

  • Physical

    WxHxD: 7.68in.x1.57in.(2.2in at peak) x 7.68in. (19.5cm x 4cm (5.5cm at peak) x 19.5cm) • Weight: 1.5 lbs (0.68 kg)

  • Environmental

    Operating: -20 to +55°C, Storage: -40 to +80°C, Humidity: 95%

  • Environmental Compliance

    UL 2043

  • Power Options (sold separately)

    802.3af and/or 802.3at Power over Ethernet PoE Injector • 12v DC external power adapter • Aerohive switch products

  • Power Specification

    AC/DC power adapter: – Input: 100–240 VAC – Output: 12v/2.0A • PoE nominal input voltages: 48V, 0.35A, (802.3af) – 48V, 0.625A (802.3at) • RJ-45 power input pins: Wires 4,5,7,8 or 1,2,3,6 • 802.3af compliant with Cat-5 cable or higher

  • Datasheet


    Aerohive AP390 Datasheet (388 KB)

  • Guides


    Aerohive QuickStart for the AP370 and AP390 (640 KB)

  • Download

    Aerohive Plenum and Suspended Mount Installation Instructions (811 KB)

  • Download

    Aerohive Recessed Ceiling Track Installation Instructions (621 KB)

Features & Benefits

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Hardware Platform

  • Two radios provide concurrent 802.11a/n/ac and 802.11b/g/n connections with no degradation in performance
  • Automatic or dedicated mesh backup
  • Dual Gigabit Ethernet ports with link aggregation and failover for extra redundancy
  • Plenum Rated APs for indoor, office environments
  • Hardware acceleration for IPsec services
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Security Features

  • Trusted Platform Module (TPM)–Hardware-based key storage and encryption
  • Wireless privacy & authentication Wi-Fi CERTIFIED WPA and WPA2, 802.11i, WEP, 802.1x, PSK
  • Granular user profile-based management defines QoS, mobility policies, and security policies for each user that enters the network
  • Encryption: AES:CCMP, TKIP, and RC4 (WEP only)
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Advanced Features

  • Integrated application visibility and control
  • On-Device RADIUS Server with directory support, Captive Web Portal, VPN Server, and DHCP server

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