UniFi BeaconHD

Beacon HD

The UniFi BeaconHD is the fastest way to extend Wi-Fi coverage and increase throughput in your home and office. The sleek design integrates easily into any environment and plugs into a standard wall outlet. Compared to a standard Wi-Fi device, the powerful BeaconHD uplink results in more than 4x larger Wi-Fi coverage range in an open space.


  • 802.11ac Wave 2, 4×4 MU-MIMO technology
  • 300+ Mbps performance over a wireless mesh hop
  • Works with UniFi AP or Dream Machine
  • Automatically discovered for adoption by UniFi Network Controller

Beacon HD

Easy to Set Up

After it’s plugged in, the UniFi Beacon HD automatically appears ready for adoption in the UniFi Controller of the nearby UniFi AP. Enhanced performance is immediately available after adoption.

Beacon HD


Seamless Network Integration

The UniFi Beacon HD is a mesh point designed for use with any UniFi AP supporting mesh uplinks, including the UDM.

Beacon HD


Product Specification:

Dimensions169.7 x 112.15 x 32.2 mm (6.68 x 4.42 x 1.27″)
Weight260 g (9.17 oz)
Networking InterfacesWi-Fi
LEDSystem Status
Processor880 MHz MIPS 1004KEc
System Memory128 MB SDRAM
Maximum Power Consumption11.5W
Supported Voltage Range100 – 240VAC, 0.3A Max., 50/60 Hz
Power MethodAC
Power SupplyAC
Power SaveSupported
Operating Frequency2.4 GHz
5 GHz
TX Power* (EIRP)
2.4 GHz
5 GHz
24.8 dBm
30 dBm
Wi-Fi Standards802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ac-wave2
Wireless SecurityWEP, WPA-PSK, WPA-Enterprise (WPA/WPA2, TKIP/AES), 802.11w/PMF
BSSIDUp to 8 per Radio
Operating Temperature-10 to 60° C (14 to 140° F)
Operating Humidity5 to 95% Noncondensing
CertificationsCE, FCC, IC


(2) Dual-Band2.4 GHz — 4.5 dBi
5 GHz — 5 dBi
(2) Single-Band5 GHz — 5 dBi


Advanced QoSPer-User Rate Limiting
Guest Traffic IsolationSupported
WMMVoice, Video, Best Effort, and Background


802.11a6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 54 Mbps
802.11n6.5 Mbps to 300 Mbps (MCS0 – MCS15, HT 20/40)
802.11ac Wave 26.5 Mbps to 1.7 Gbps (MCS0 – MCS9 NSS1/2/3/4, VHT 20/40/80)
58 Mbps to 1.7 Gbps (MCS0 – MCS9 NSS1/2, VHT 160)
802.11b1, 2, 5.5, 11 Mbps
802.11g6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 54 Mbps

Check out another cool product: UniFi Dream Machine (UDM)

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