airMAX®ac BaseStation

Available in three models, the Rocket® ac features airMAX®ac technology for maximum performance in wireless links. The PtP (Point-to-Point) and PtMP (Point-to-MultiPoint) models also feature airPrism technology to further enhance 5 GHz performance in high-density areas.

Model: R5AC‑Lite

Performance Breakthrough

airMAX® ac products offer improved latency, noise immunity, scalability and significantly increased throughput performance.

Superior Processing

Ubiquiti's airMAX® engine with custom IC dramatically improves TDMA latency and network scalability. The custom silicon provides hardware acceleration capabilities to the airMAX scheduler, to support the high data rates and dense modulation used in airMAX ac technology.

Plug and Play Integration

The innovative airMAX® ac antennas feature significant advances in beam and energy isolation performance for increased capacity of airMAX networks.

Advanced Software Technology

Ubiquiti’s airMAX® technology is proven in millions of deployments worldwide, exhibiting outstanding performance in outdoor environments. The TDMA airMAX protocol enables unprecedented scalability, high throughput and low latency in unlicensed, multipoint networks.

Now with airOS®8

airOS®8 provides powerful features, including airMAX® ac protocol support, real-time RF analytics, and an all-new design for enhanced usability.

Model Comparison

Frequency 5 GHz Full-Band 5 GHz Full-Band 5 GHz
Throughput 150+ Mbps 500+ Mbps (Max. 80 MHz) 500+ Mbps (Max. 80 MHz)
Ports (1) 10/100 Ethernet (1) 10/100/1000 Ethernet (1) 10/100/1000 Ethernet Port
airPrism™ Technology    
Management Radio    
GPS Sync