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Meraki MR78

Entry Level Cloud Managed Outdoor Wi-Fi 6 Access Point

The Cisco Meraki MR78 is a Dual-band, 802.11ax, 2x2:2, cloud managed entry level outdoor Access Point. Designed for basic, medium-density deployments, the MR78 provides enterprise grade security and simple management.

The MR78 provides a maximum of 1.5 Gbps* aggregate frame rate with concurrent 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz radios.

With the combination of cloud management, high performance hardware, multiple radios, and advanced software features, enterprise-grade security, the MR78 makes an outstanding platform to provide reliable Wi-Fi for small business and home office networks that want reliable and secure wireless connectivity.

Meraki MR78 Outdoor Access Point

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Ideal use cases

Harsh, industrial, and outdoor environments
Voice, video, and performance-intensive networks

Hardware features

IP67 rated: tested for dust, shock, vibration, and moisture
4 radios: 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz, dual-band WIDS/WIPS, and Bluetooth
2-stream UL/DL MU-MIMO 802.11ax up to 1.7 Gbps dual aggregate frame rate
Gigabit Ethernet port, 802.3af PoE compatible

Cloud management

Network-wide visibility and control
Self-provisioning for rapid deployment
Automatic reporting
Seamless firmware updates

Enterprise security

802.1X and native Active Directory integration
Air Marshal: real-time WIPS with forensics
Stateful Layer 3-7 firewall
Identity-based group policies
Built-in antivirus scan (NAC)
Built-in Umbrella DNS Security*
Adaptive Policy automated segmentation**

Guest access

1-click secure guest access
Guest isolation firewall
Customizable splash pages
Integrated Facebook WiFi login

*Requires Advanced license

**Requires Advanced license and compatible switch

RF optimization

Cloud-based RF planning
Built-in spectrum analysis
Dual-concurrent radios with band steering

Traffic Analytics

Classifies hundreds of applications
Create per-application and per-device bandwidth limits
Prioritize productivity apps
Restrict recreational traffic

Location Analytics

Measure visitor capture rate, visit length, and repeat visit rate
Measure visitor trends over time and compare performance across locations
Enable location services through integrated iBeacon functionality

Device management

Create device-specific firewall rules
Deploy applications and updates
Troubleshoot issues with built-in RDP


Self-configuring, self-optimizing mesh
High performance multi-radio routing protocols
Extends coverage to hard-to-wire areas
Self-heals after cable or switch failures

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