Peplink is a large and respected company in the high-end mobile networking space, particularly well known for providing cellular connectivity for everything from fleets of vehicles to cruise ships to dispersed corporate offices.
While many of Peplink's products are not specifically designed with individual mobile users in mind, Peplink products are solid, well-supported, and reliable. Many advanced users have grown to rely on them.
The "Device Connector" line by Peplink are not stand alone routers - they are independent Wi-Fi Bridges & CPEs that are packed full of additional features that can expand the Wi-Fi capabilities of a Peplink or any generic router.
In particular - the Device Connector line can be used to add additional long-range Wi-Fi-as-WAN capabilities to a Pepwave router installation.
There are currently two versions of the Device Connector:
- Device Connector Rugged - Designed for mounting indoors, with 3x antenna ports that can be connected to a separate external antenna.
- Device Connector IP55 - Designed for mounting outdoors, with an integrated directional antenna.
- Model: DCS-GN-IP55
- Base Technology: Peplink
- Wi-Fi Router:
- Cellular Tethering via USB: No
- Integrated Cellular Modem: No
- Ethernet Ports: 3 x Gigabit Ethernet
- Special Features:
- Vendor Neutral Bridge
- Long Range Wireless Bridge
- Bonding (2.4GHz, 5GHz, & Wired Ethernet)
- Remote Ethernet port
- Power Source:
- PoE Input: Universal input: Passive PoE 24v, 1A or PoE+
- PoE Output: PoE+ enabled with ACW-109 Peplink Power supply
- Dimensions: 11.8 x 4.9 x 1.2 inches (300 x 124 x 31 mm)
- Outdoor Rated: Yes IP55 Rated
- Retail Price: $399.00
News, Videos, & Status
We have received a Device Connector IP555 courtesy of Mobile Must Have, which we will be testing with our Pepwave routers.
- Peplink Provides SpeedFusion Free For 90 Days In Repsonse to COVID-19 Posted on: March 24, 2020
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