AX1800 Wi-Fi 6 Dual-Band Ceiling-Mount PoE
Access Point


  • AX1800 Wi-Fi 6: Wireless speed is up to 1800Mbps (2.4GHz at 574Mbps and 5GHz at 1201Mbps).
  • Efficient OFDMA and MU-MIMO: Serves multiple devices simultaneously for wireless connection and improves capacity for data transmission.
  • High Performance Wi-Fi: Beamforming, AirTime Fairness, Band Steering and 802.11r/k Fast Roaming enhance the best Wi-Fi performance.
  • High Density Network: Supports up to 200 users simultaneously, ideal for BYOD workplace.
  • Secure Wi-Fi: High-level Wi-Fi Security supported with WPA3-Personal, WPA2, WPA, WEP and 802.1X.
  • Friendly UI: Succinct management interface allows administrator to manage CAX1800 intuitively.


Powerful Mainstream 11ax Wi-Fi 6 For Modern Businesses & IoT Usage

Noteworthy Benefits of 802.11ax, The Latest Emerging Wi-Fi 6

Edimax CAX1800 Wi-fi 6 AX1800 Ceiling Mount PoE business access point, more capacity

More Capacity

MU-MIMO allows devices to access  same frequency bands at the same time to serve multiple users simultaneously and increase wireless capacity.

Edimax CAX1800 Wi-fi 6 AX1800 Ceiling Mount PoE business access point, fastest speed

Faster Speed

2-antenna, 1024QAM and DBS design make data rate up to 1.8Gbps. You may enjoy watching videos and transmit bulk files without lag.

Edimax CAX1800 Wi-fi 6 AX1800 Ceiling Mount PoE business access point, further range

Further Range

Longer guard intervals have stronger capability to cope with multi-path interference to achieve farther distance outdoor such as stadium and outlet.

Edimax CAX1800 Wi-fi 6 AX1800 Ceiling Mount PoE business access point, better efficiency

Better Efficiency

Designed to be more efficient for multiple users with varying bandwidth needs to be served simultaneously for wireless access in highly demand IoT environments.

11AX Superior High-Speed Wi-Fi

Supports IEEE 802.11ax Wi-Fi technology with 1800Mbps (574Mbps at 2.4GHz and 1201Mbps at 5GHz) wireless speed for high bandwidth data or video transmission.


Efficiently Serves Multiple Devices

Serves multiple devices simultaneously for data transmission with MU-MIMO technology.


Optimal Wi-Fi Performance

Beamforming, AirTime Fairness, Band Steering and 802.11r/k Fast Roaming enhance the best Wi-Fi performance.


Free, Easy and Intuitive Central Network Management

Built-in with Network Management Suite (NMS), web-based wireless network management. Company MIS persons can plan and manage CAX1800 access points’ powerful functionality according to their office space using an easy, remote web-based interface. (Click to learn more about NMS)


Ideal for SMB High-Density & BYOD Networking

Wide range of potential applications for enterprise High-Density, BYOD, mobile and IoT environments from office, meeting rooms to schools, campuses and hospitality business such as hotels, restaurants, shopping malls, retail shops and hospital.



  • 802.11ax High Speed Wi-Fi Dual-Band: IEEE 802.11ax concurrent dual-band with 1800Mbps (2.4GHz at 574Mbps and 5GHz at 1201Mbps).
  • Efficient MU-MIMO: Serves multiple devices simultaneously to enhance connected devices capacity for data transmission.
  • High Performance Wi-Fi: Beamforming with targeted, directional signals for better range and reliability. AirTime Fariness optimizes the Wi-Fi speed and eliminates Wi-Fi lag. Band steering balances channel utilization, enabling high capacity environment.
  • Designed for High Density Mobile & IoT Usage: Supports up to 256 users simultaneously (100 users per band), ideal for BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) workplace.
  • Reliable, Secure Wi-Fi: Reliable Wi-Fi access with WPA3 and WPA2-AES encryption supported for high level of security.
  • Multiple SSIDs for Security Management: Supports up to 32 SSIDs (16 x 2.4GHz & 16 x 5GHz) ideal for multiple departments, groups, customers or guests.
  • 802.11r/k Fast Roaming: Roams smoothly between APs without lag or interruption, ensuring top performance for video & voice streaming applications.
  • Wide Coverage & High Sensitivity: Adjustable RF output power and high receiver sensitivity for wide coverage across large spaces.
  • Power over Ethernet (PoE): Supports IEEE 802.3af PoE and includes a power jack for flexible power supply option.
  • Built-In RADIUS Server: With management for up to 256 user accounts.
  • Business Environments: Advanced choice for high-performance and high-density applications. Suitable for a wide range of commercial applications such as offices, hotels, meeting rooms, schools, campuses, resorts, retail and others.



Interface 1 x RJ45 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet Port (PoE in)
Button Reset button
LED Indicator •1 x LED ( Power and Diag )
Antenna •Type: 2 x Built-In PIFA (2 dual-band antenna)
•Gain: 2.2dBi (2.4GHz), 2.9dBi (5GHz) Max.
Power •DC: 12V / 1A
•802.3af (PoE Injector Optional)
Power Consumption 12W (Full Loading)
Power Saving 802.3az
Mounting Ceiling
Housing UL94-5VB Flammability Rating
Dimension 176.29 (D) x 32.75 (H) mm
Weight 372g
Standard IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax
Frequency Band •2.4GHz: IEEE 802.11b/g/n/ax
•5GHz: IEEE 802.11a/n/ac/ax
* Subject to local regulations.
Maximum Data Speed •2.4GHz: 574Mbps
•5GHz: 1201Mbps
Operation Channels •2.4GHz :
US/Canada 1-11; 2.412~2.462GHz
Europe 1-13; 2.412~2.472GHz
•5GHz (Country dependent for the following ranges):
−Band 1: 36, 40, 44, 48; 5.180~5.240(GHz)
−Band 4:149, 153, 157, 161, 165; 5.745~5.825(GHz)
−Band 1: 36, 40, 44, 48; 5.180~5.240(GHz)
Maximum Transmit Power
•802.11n (2.4GHz)
•802.11ax (2.4GHz)
•802.11n (5GHz)
17dBm@MCS0 (HT20)
15dBm@MCS7 (HT20) 
17Bm@MCS0 (VHT80)
15dBm@MCS7 (VHT80)
14dBm@MCS9 (VHT80)
•802.11ax (5GHz)
10dBm@MCS11 (HT80)

Receiver Sensitivity
•802.11n (2.4GHz)
•802.11ax (2.4GHz)
•802.11n (5GHz)
≤ -56dBm@MCS9
•802.11ax (5GHz)
≤ -50dBm@MCS11
Concurrent Clients 200 (100 at 2.4GHz and 100 at 5GHz)
No. of SSIDs​ 32 (16 at 2.4GHz and 16 at 5GHz)
Fast Roaming Y (802.11 r/k)
Band Steering Y
AirTime Fariness Y
Beamforming Y
Wireless Mode AP / WDS AP / WDS Bridge
802.1q VLAN Y (VID = 1-4095)
Spanning Tree Y (STP)
QoS WMM (802.11e WMM)
Pass-Through IPv6 and VPN (PPTP, L2TP/IPsec)
DSCP (802.1p) Y
Multicast Y (Multicast Rate up to 54Mbps)
Security WPA3/ WPA2 / WPA/ WEP/ 802.1X
Wireless Client  Isolation Y
IEEE 802.1x Authenticator Y
EAP Authentication PEAP
Hidden SSID Y
MAC Address Filter Y
Rogue AP Detection (with NMS) Y
Deployment •Standalone: AP mode
•Master AP mode: Can manage 16 Edimax CAX1800 APs with NMS
•Managed AP mode: Be managed by Edimax CAX1800 Master AP with NMS
Configuration •HTTP / HTTPS
•SNMP v1, v2c, v3
•CLI (Telnet, SSH)
RADIUS Server Built-In
Syslog Y
Ping/Traceroute Test Y
Certification CE, FCC
Environmental Condition •Operating Temperature: 0°C~40°C (32°F~104°F)
•Operating Humidity: 90% or Less
Package Content •AX1800 Ceiling Mount PoE Access Point
•Ceiling-Mount & T-rail Mount Bracket Kit
•Ethernet Cable
•Quick Installation Guide
Optional Accessory GP-101IT IEEE802.3at PoE Injector
*Maximum performance, actual data rates, and coverage will vary depending on network conditions and environmental factors.
*Actual viewing resolution and frame rate of network cameras depend on connection speed.
*Product specifications and design are subject to change without notice.