ZoneFlex R720

Indoor 802.11ac Wave 2 Wi-Fi Access Point with Multi-gigabit Backhaul for the Densest Device Environments

Looking for the best multi-gigabit Wi-Fi in the business but cost-conscious about replacing the existing cable infrastructure? The Ruckus R720 indoor access point is our highest capacity four-stream 802.11ac Wave 2 Wi-Fi access point and supports multi-gigabit 2.5 GbE. This access point enables the reuse of existing Cat 5e cables and maximizes the performance of your Wave 2 infrastructure without paying extra for multi-gigabit technology that cannot be used. Together with Ruckus WLAN controllers, you get the best enterprise Wi-Fi in the business and your users get a consistently great Wi-Fi experience—fast, reliable, and secure.

Maximize Wi-Fi Speeds
Maximize Wi-Fi Wave 2 performance by connecting to multi-gigabit switches using the onboard 2.5GbE (802.3bz) port.
Mitigate interference and extend coverage with patented BeamFlex+ utilizing over 4,000 directional antenna patterns.
Improve throughput automatically with ChannelFly which dynamically finds less congested Wi-Fi channels to use.
Connect More Devices
Support more simultaneously devices with four MU-MIMO spatial streams.
Connects the latest devices with concurrent dual-band radios (2.4GHz / 5GHz) with support for legacy clients.
Deliver More
Augment AP capabilities through the onboard USB 2.0 port to support technologies like BLE.
Enable location-based analytics with only Wi-Fi APs and Smart Positioning Technology (SPoT).
Support big data analytics with SmartCell Insight (SCI).
  • Description
    4x4:4ss 802.11ac Wave 2 access point with 2.5Gbps backhaul
  • Maximum PHY rate
    1733 Mbps
  • Wi-Fi technology
    802.11ac Wave 2 (5GHz)
    802.11n (2.4GHz)
  • Concurrent users
    512
  • Radio chains:streams
    4x4:4ss
  • BeamFlex gains
    6dB
  • Max. interference mitigation
    15dB
  • PD-MRC
    Yes
  • Rx sensitivity
    -104dBm
  • ChannelFly
    Yes
  • Smart meshing
    Yes
  • USB
    Yes
  • Ethernet ports
    1 – 2.5GbE
    1 – 1GbE

Data Sheets

ZoneFlex R720

Multigigabit Technology

General Wireless Technologies

What it means:

The Ruckus ICX Z-series switches support Multigigabit technology to help organizations prepare their networks for increase in wireless bandwidth from 11ac Wave 1 to Wave 2.

Why you should care:

Based on the IEEE 802.3bz standard, Ruckus Multigigabit technology allows customers greater flexibility in supporting new data rate of 2.5 Gbps over commonly deployed Cat5e and Cat6 cabling. By leveraging existing cabling infrastructure, users can boost the performance of their networks in the most cost-effective, least-disruptive manner.