EDIMAX - Wi-Fi Range Extenders - AC1200 Dual-Band - Smart AC1200 Dual-Band Wi-Fi Extender/Access Point/Wi-Fi Bridge

Smart AC1200 Dual-Band Wi-Fi Extender/Access Point/Wi-Fi Bridge

EW-7478AC

  • 11ac Super High-Speed Dual-Band Wi-Fi: Offers the latest 11ac Wi-Fi technology with high-speed capacity up to 1200Mbps (N300 + AC867Mbps)
  • Eliminate Wi-Fi Dead Zones: Extend the range of existing 802.11ac/a/b/g/n Wi-Fi
  • Smart 3-in-1 modes: Access Point, Wi-Fi Extender or Wi-Fi Bridge
  • Smart iQ Setup: Smartphone, tablet or web-browser setup with no CD or computer required
  • Smart App Control & Analytics: Free EdiRange app with Wi-Fi analytics, scheduling and guest network
  • Green Wi-Fi Power Switch: Switch between normal & green Wi-Fi power and turn off when not in use
  • Cross-Band Technology for Maximum Speed: Data is transmitted on one band and received on the other band, a faster network with better performance.
  • Signal Strength LED Indicator: Finds the best location for optimal Wi-Fi coverage
  • Wi-Fi Scheduling: Program intelligent schedules to manage your Wi-Fi
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The Edimax EW-7478AC is an 11ac high-speed smart Wi-Fi extender with built-in power adapter and a compact design which plugs directly into an electrical outlet. Double the signal coverage of your Wi-Fi network for better Wi-Fi quality around your home. With smart iQ Setup, installation is quick and easy and the EW-7478AC features three operating modes: Wi-Fi extender, access point or Wi-Fi bridge. Use whichever mode you need for your network. Additionally, the extender complies with IEEE 802.11ac and IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n wireless standards, for concurrent dual-band wireless speeds up to 1200Mbps (300Mpbs on 2.4GHz + 867Mbps on 5GHz). With the Edimax EW-7478AC you can enjoy high-speed wireless networking throughout your home without additional cabling. And the EW-7478AC works together with the free EdiRange smartphone app to provide local Wi-Fi environment analytics as well as Wi-Fi scheduling functions and guest network management.

 

11ac Super High-Speed Dual-Band Wi-Fi

Offers the latest 11ac Wi-Fi technology with high-speed capacity up to 1200Mbps (N300 + AC867Mbps) and extends both 2.4GHz and 5GHz wireless connections at the same time. 
 
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Eliminate Dead Zones & Double Wi-Fi Coverage

Extend Wi-Fi coverage to dead zones which your existing Wi-Fi signal can’t reach. Plug the extender directly into an electrical outlet and double the signal coverage of your Wi-Fi network for better Wi-Fi quality across different rooms or multiple floors in your home.
 
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Smart 3-in-1 Extender, Access Point and Wi-Fi Bridge

The EW-7478AC can work as Wi-Fi extender, access point or Wi-Fi bridge. Just configure the mode you need for your network environment using the smart iQ Setup wizard and enjoy surfing the web.
 
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Smart iQ Setup

Features user-friendly browser-based iQ Setup for smart, automatic and quick installation. iQ Setup automatically detects the available Wi-Fi networks nearby and helps you establish a connection in a few seconds.
 
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Smart App Control & Analytics

The extender works together with the free EdiRange smartphone app which displays your local Wi-Fi environment and provides easy-to-understand analytics. Plus you can manage the extender’s wireless network and functions such as scheduling and guest network.
 
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Universal Compatibility, Works With Any Wireless Router 

Universal compatibility and easy web-based iQ Setup for quick and easy installation.
 
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Detachable Antenna

The EW-7478AC designed with a detachable 3dBi dual-band antenna provides flexible and high performance connections for your wireless network.
 
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Green Wi-Fi Power Switch

Featuring a new hardware switch to adjust between normal and green Wi-Fi transmit power (the strength of the Wi-Fi signal) or switch off the power with one click. If you only need Wi-Fi in a smaller house, you can switch to green mode to reduce transmit power by 75% and conserve energy. 
 
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Cross-Band Technology for Maximum Speed

Edimax cross-band technology uses both frequency bands together to maintain your router’s maximum speed capacity through your extender and to your Wi-Fi device. Data is transmitted on one band and received on the other band, meaning no speed loss at your extender and a faster network with better performance. Perfect for high-speed applications such as HD video streaming or online gaming.
 
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Smart Signal-Strength Indicator

Designed with a signal strength LED which lets you see the Wi-Fi signal strength received from the router* and guides you to find the best setup location.
*Extender or Wi-Fi bridge mode only.
 
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Wi-Fi Scheduling

Program intelligent schedules to manage Wi-Fi availability and power usage according to your home’s routine.
 
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Guest Wi-Fi

The EW-7478AC also features a guest wireless network which could be used for visitors only and help to keep your home Wi-Fi private and secure.
 
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APPLICATION DIAGRAM

 
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SPECIFICATIONS
 
Hardware Interface
  • 1 x 10/100Mbps Ethernet LAN port
  • 1 x Slide switch
  • 1 x WPS button
  • 2 x External detachable antennas
  • LEDs: 5GHz, 2.4GHz, Signal indicator, Wireless, Power, WPS, LAN
  • 1 x AC plug (EU, UK, US, or AU)
Frequency Band
  • 2.4GHz
  • 5GHz
Wireless Standards & Data Rates
  • IEEE 802.11ac (up to 867Mbps)
  • IEEE 802.11n (up to 300Mbps)
  • IEEE 802.11a (up to 54Mbps)
  • IEEE 802.11g (up to 54Mbps)
  • IEEE 802.11b (up to 11Mbps)
Management & Installation
  • Management
    • 16-language user interface
    • Upgradable firmware
  • Installation
    • Multi-language iQ Setup (browser interface)
    • Hardware WPS button
Security
  • 64/128-bit WEP, WPA-PSK and WPA2-PSK encryption
  • 802.1x authentication, User access control (in access point mode)
  • WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup)
System Requirements
  • Existing wireless home network (2.4GHz/5GHz) for Wi-Fi extender/Wi-Fi bridge mode, or cable/DSL modem router for access point mode
  • Computer with IEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n Wi-Fi capability and web browser for software configuration (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Firefox, Opera or Safari latest version)
  • iOS 6 above or Android 4.x above for mobile app
Power Adapter
  • Built in AC100-240V, 0.16A 50-60Hz power module
Humidity
  • Humidity: 10-90% (non-condensing)
Temperature
  • 0-40°C (32-104°F)
Dimensions
  • 59(W) x 91(H) x 40(D) mm (power plug is excluded)
Weight
  • 130g
Certification
  • FCC, CE



PACKAGE CONTENT
  • EW-7478AC Wi-Fi range extender
  • CD with multi-language QIG & user manual
  • Quick installation guide (QIG)
  • Access key card


HARDWARE INTERFACE​
Edimax EW-7478AC Smart AC1200 Wi-Fi Extender, Access Point, Wi-Fi Bridge, Eliminate Wi-Fi Dead Zones & Double Your Wi-Fi Coverage
*Maximum performance, actual data rates, and coverage will vary depending on network conditions and environmental factors.
*Actual viewing resolution and frame rate of network cameras depend on connection speed.
*Product specifications and design are subject to change without notice.