MR20

MR20

Entry-level enterprise wireless

Cloud management, 802.11ac Wave 2 performance for
small businesses and SOHO deployments

Highlights

Ideal use cases
  • Basic wireless LANs
  • Very low-density deployments
  • Small business and SOHO wireless
Hardware features
  • 2 radios: 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz
  • 2-stream 802.11ac Wave 2 (MU-MIMO), up to 1.3 Gbps dual aggregate frame rate
  • No dedicated security and scanning radio
  • No dedicated Bluetooth Low Energy radio
  • 1 × Gigabit Ethernet port
  • PoE: 802.3at (compatible with 802.3af)
  • AC adapter available
Cloud management
  • Network-wide visibility and control
  • Integrated analytics, reporting, and anomaly detection across networks
  • Self-provisioning for rapid deployment
  • Seamless firmware updates
  • Redundancy and security built into cloud architecture
Analytics
  • Location analytics: measure visitor capture rate, visit length, and repeat visit rate over time and across sites
  • Global L7 traffic analytics reporting per device, network, and application
Enterprise security
  • 802.1X and native Active Directory integration
  • Stateful Layer 3-7 firewall
  • Identity-based group policies
  • Built-in antivirus scan (NAC)
Guest access
  • 1-click secure guest access
  • Guest isolation firewall
  • Customizable splash pages
  • Integrated Facebook and Google login
  • Cisco ISE integration for guest access and BYOD posturing
Layer 7 traffic shaping
  • Classifies hundreds of applications
  • Create per-application bandwidth limits
  • Prioritize productivity apps
  • Restrict or block recreational traffic
Device management
  • Create device-specific firewall rules
  • Monitor and track device inventory
  • Deploy applications and enforce security settings
  • Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) and Mobility Device Management (MDM) integration
Usage Radios Interface Power Performance features
MR20

MR20
Basic wireless, very low-density deployments 1 × 802.11b/g/n
1 × 802.11a/n/ac

1.3 Gbit/sec max rate

2×2:2 MU-MIMO with beamforming
1 × Gigabit Ethernet port 802.3af PoE
DC power adapter
2×2:2 MU-MIMO

Priority Voice, Power Save (802.11e/WMM)

Hardware-accelerated encryption

Band steering
MR30H

MR30H
In-room hotel or dormitory deployments that must service IP-enabled devices 1 × 802.11b/g/n
1 × 802.11a/n/ac
1 × WIDS/WIPS
1 × Bluetooth

1.3 Gbit/sec max rate

2×2:2 MU-MIMO with beamforming
1 × Gigabit Ethernet input

1 × Gigabit Ethernet LAN port with 802.3af PoE

3 × Gigabit Ethernet LAN ports
802.3af PoE 2×2:2 MU-MIMO

Priority Voice, Power Save (802.11e/WMM)

Hardware-accelerated encryption

Band steering
MR33

MR33
Basic 802.11ac Wave 2 for futureproof deployments 1 × 802.11b/g/n
1 × 802.11a/n/ac
1 × WIDS/WIPS
1 × Bluetooth

1.3 Gbit/sec max rate

2×2:2 MU-MIMO with beamforming
1 × Gigabit Ethernet port 802.3af PoE
DC power adapter
2×2:2 MU-MIMO

Priority Voice, Power Save (802.11e/WMM)

Hardware-accelerated encryption

Band steering
MR42

MR42
General purpose 802.11ac Wave 2 for campus and enterprise 1 × 802.11b/g/n
1 × 802.11a/n/ac
1 × WIDS/WIPS
1 × Bluetooth

1.9 Gbit/sec max rate

3×3:3 MU-MIMO with beamforming
1 × Gigabit Ethernet port 802.3at/802.3af PoE
DC power adapter
3×3:3 MU-MIMO

Priority Voice, Power Save (802.11e/WMM)

Hardware-accelerated encryption

Band steering
MR42E

MR42E
General purpose wireless, challenging RF, or focused coverage scenarios 1 × 802.11b/g/n
1 × 802.11a/n/ac
1 × WIDS/WIPS
1 × Bluetooth

1.9 Gbit/sec max rate

3×3:3 MU-MIMO with beamforming
1 × Gigabit Ethernet port 802.3at PoE
DC power adapter
3×3:3 MU-MIMO

Priority Voice, Power Save (802.11e/WMM)

Hardware-accelerated encryption

Band steering

Removable antennas
MR52

MR52
Highest performance 802.11ac Wave 2 for high density campus, enterprise, and MU-MIMO 1 × 802.11b/g/n
1 × 802.11a/n/ac
1 × WIDS/WIPS
1 × Bluetooth

2.5 Gbit/sec max rate

4×4:4 MU-MIMO with beamforming
2 × Gigabit Ethernet port 802.3at PoE
DC power adapter
4×4:4 MU-MIMO

160 MHz channels

Priority Voice, Power Save (802.11e/WMM)

Hardware-accelerated encryption

Band steering
MR53

MR53
Highest performance 802.11ac Wave 2 with Multigigabit for high density campus, enterprise, and MU-MIMO 1 × 802.11b/g/n
1 × 802.11a/n/ac
1 × WIDS/WIPS
1 × Bluetooth

2.5 Gbit/sec max rate

4×4:4 MU-MIMO with beamforming
1 × 2.5Gbps Multigigabit Ethernet port

1 × Gigabit Ethernet port
802.3at PoE
DC power adapter
4×4:4 MU-MIMO

160 MHz channels

Priority Voice, Power Save (802.11e/WMM)

Hardware-accelerated encryption

Band steering
MR53E

MR53E
Performance-critical wireless for high-density, challenging RF, or focused coverage scenarios 1 × 802.11b/g/n
1 × 802.11a/n/ac
1 × WIDS/WIPS
1 × Bluetooth

2.5 Gbit/sec max rate

4×4:4 MU-MIMO with beamforming
1 × 2.5 Gbps Multigigabit Ethernet port

1 × Gigabit Ethernet port
802.3at PoE
DC power adapter
4×4:4 MU-MIMO

160 MHz channels

Priority Voice, Power Save (802.11e/WMM)

Hardware-accelerated encryption

Band steering

Removable antennas
  • Radios
    • 2.4 GHz 802.11b/g/n/ac client access radio
    • 5 GHz 802.11a/n/ac Wave 2 client access radio
  • Operating Bands
      • 2.412-2.484 GHz
      • 5.150-5.250 GHz (UNII-1)
      • 5.250-5.350 GHZ (UNII-2)
      • 5.470-5.600, 5.660-5.725 GHz (UNII-2e)
      • 5.725 -5.825 GHz (UNII-3)
  • 802.11ac & 802.11n Capabilities
    • 2×2 multiple input, multiple output (MIMO) with two spatial streams
    • Maximal ratio combining (MRC)
    • Beamforming
    • 20 and 40 MHz channels (802.11n), 20, 40, and 80 MHz channels (802.11ac)
    • Up to 256 QAM on both 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands
    • Packet aggregation
  • Power
    • Power over Ethernet: 37-57 V (802.3at compatible)
    • Alternative 12 V DC input
    • Power consumption: 11 W max (802.3af)
    • Power over Ethernet injector sold separately
  • Mounting
    • All standard mounting hardware included
    • Desktop, ceiling, and wall mount capable
  • Physical Security
    • Two security screw options included
    • Kensington lock hard point
    • Concealed mount plate with anti-tamper cable bay
  • Environment
    • Operating temperature: 32 °F to 104 °F (0 °C to 40 °C)
    • Humidity: 5 to 95% non-condensing
  • Physical Dimensions
    • 7.95" × 4.88" × 1.02" (202 mm × 124 mm × 25.8 mm), not including deskmount feet or mount plate
    • Weight: 9.6 oz (272 g)
  • Antenna
    • Integrated omni-directional antennas (5.6 dBi gain at 2.4 GHz, 5.3 dBi gain at 5 GHz)
  • Interfaces
    • 1× 10/100/1000 BASE-T Ethernet (RJ45)
    • 1× DC power connector (5.5 mm × 2.5 × mm, center positive)
  • Security
    • Integrated Layer 7 firewall with mobile device policy management
    • Real-time WIDS/WIPS with alerting and automatic rogue AP containment with Air Marshal
    • Flexible guest access with device isolation
    • VLAN tagging (802.1Q) and tunneling with IPSec VPN
    • PCI compliance reporting
    • WEP, WPA, WPA2-PSK, WPA2-Enterprise with 802.1X
    • EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS, EAP-MSCHAPv2, EAP-SIM
    • TKIP and AES encryption
    • Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) and Mobile Device Management (MDM) integration
  • Quality of Service
    • Advanced Power Save (U-APSD)
    • WMM Access Categories with DSCP and 802.1p support
    • Layer 7 application traffic identification and shaping
  • Mobility
    • PMK, OKC, and 802.11r for fast Layer 2 roaming
    • Distributed or centralized Layer 3 roaming
  • LED Indicators
    • 2 Ethernet status for Ethernet ports
    • 1 power/booting/firmware upgrade status
  • Warranty
    • Lifetime hardware warranty with advanced replacement included
  • Compliance
    • Safety Approvals
      • UL 60950-1
      • CAN/CSA-C22.2 No. 60950-1
      • IEC 60950-1
      • EN 60950-1
    • Radio Approvals
      • Canada: FCC Part 15C, 15E, RSS-247
      • Europe: EN 300 328, EN 301 893
      • Australia/NZ: AS/NZS 4268
      • Mexico: NOM-121
      • For additional country-specific regulatory information, please contact Meraki Sales
    • EMI Approvals (Class B)
      • Canada: FCC Part 15B, ICES-003
      • Europe: EN 301 489-1-17, EN 55032, EN 55024
      • Australia/NZ: CISPR 32
    • Exposure Approvals
      • Canada: FCC Part 2, RSS-102
      • Europe: EN 50385, EN 62311
      • Australia: AS/NZS 2772
  • Ordering Information
    • MR20-HW: Meraki MR20 Cloud Managed 802.11ac AP
    • MA-PWR-30W-XX: Meraki AC Adapter for MR Series (XX = US/EU/UK/AU)
    • MA-INJ-4-XX: Cisco Meraki 802.3at Power over Ethernet Injector (XX = US/EU/UK/AU)
    • Note: Meraki Enterprise license required