Device Connector Rugged

Vendor Neutral Wireless Bridge. Extends SpeedFusion to Wi-Fi

The Device Connector Rugged enables Ethernet devices to access wireless networks with unbreakable reliability. Using our signal bonding technology, Ethernet devices can connect using the combined bandwidth of 2.4GHz and 5GHz frequency Wi-Fi in a single LAN connection. The Device Connector is compatible with any access point, so you can just drop it in and go – no network reconfiguration or device upgrades needed.

2.4 5GHz IndoorOutdoor Wireless Bridge #2
2.4 5GHz IndoorOutdoor Wireless Bridge #2

Use Cases


SpeedFusion Between Wi-Fi and Landline

Sample Topology
2.4 5GHz IndoorOutdoor Wireless Bridge #4

The Device Connector can combine a wired landline connection and a Wi-Fi connection. This configuration provides extra connection resilience and diversity: if one connection breaks, the other can still take over.

Consistent Wi-Fi Coverage & Reliable Connectivity


Easily extend Wi-Fi coverage in minutes with Pepwave’s Device Connector Rugged. The Device Connector gets your devices talking over a large area without wires or configuration headaches. And because it works transparently at Layer 2, the Device Connector is compatible with any access point.

Simultaneous Signals of 2.4GHz & 5GHz

The Device Connector Rugged delivers 2 streams of data over 2 Wi-Fi frequencies: 2.4GHz and 5GHz simultaneously, to the Ethernet port (LAN) for data transmission.

Advanced Roaming

Advanced Roaming lets your Device Connector Rugged seamlessly hop from AP to AP in a matter of seconds. Whether you’re commanding an emergency situation, coordinating a construction project, or keeping your warehouse stocked, Advanced Roaming keeps everyone communicating at all times.

  • Wi-Fi Interface802.11ac/a/b/g/n 3x3 MIMO
    Ethernet Port2x GE
    Data Rate3x3 MIMO,
    2.4GHz: 450Mbps,
    5GHz: 1300Mbps
    Transmit Power2412 - 2472 MHz: 24dBm (FCC)/17dBm (CE)
    5180 - 5825 MHz: 22dBm (FCC)/17dBm (CE)
    Maximum Concurrent Users60
    EnclosureIndoor Metal
    Dimensions5.8 x 5.0 x 1.6 inches |
    147 x 128 x 40 mm
    Weight0.96 pounds |
    435 grams
    PoE Input802.3af
    Power InputDevice: 12V - 36V DC
    AC Adapter: AC Input 100V – 240V / DC Output 12V
    Terminal Block: 12V - 36V DC
    802.3af PoE (Injector Not Included)
    Power Consumption8.5W, max. 13W
    Operating Temperature-4° – 149°F |
    -20° – 65°C
    Humidity15% – 95% (non-condensing)
    CertificationsFCC, CE, RoHS
    Warranty1-Year Limited Warranty
  • NetworkBridge Mode
    Router (NAT) Mode
    Support for PPPoE, Static IP, DHCP
    RadioMultiple SSID
    Transmit Power Adjustment
    Client AuthenticationEAP-TTLS/EAP-PEAP/EAP-TLS
    EAP Outer Authentication Identity
    RADIUS Server with Certificate Authentication
    AP SecurityOpen
    Complete VPN Solution PepVPNSite-to-Site VPN
    256-bit AES Encryption
    Pre-shared Key Authentication
    Dynamic Routing
    Device ManagementWeb Administrative Interface
    InControl Cloud Management
    SNMP v1, v2c and v3
    Power RequirementsUniversal Input
    802.3at PoE+
    • Device
    • 12V2A Power Supply
    • 3x Dual-Band 5dBi Omni Antenna
  • Product Code

    Product Name



      Device Connector Rugged

       802.11ac/a/b/g/n layer 2 client bridge in metallic indoor enclosure. Manageable by InControl cloud management.