Aruba 300 Series Wireless Access Point
Rev03 | August 2018 1
The Aruba 300 Series wireless access points (APs) support IEEE802.11ac standards for high-performance WLAN, and are
equipped with two radios, which provide network access and monitor the network simultaneously. These access points deliver
high-performance 802.11n 2.4 GHz and 802.11ac 5 GHz functionality, while also supporting 802.11a/b/g wireless services.
Multi-user Multiple-in, Multiple-output (MU-MIMO) is enabled when operating in 5GHz mode for optimal performance.
The AP-304 and AP-305 access points work in conjunction with an Aruba controller, while the IAP-304 and IAP-305 access point
can be configured using a built-in virtual controller.
The 300 Series wireless access points provide the following capabilities:
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac operation as a wireless access point
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac operation as a wireless air monitor
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac spectrum monitor
Compatible with IEEE 802.3at PoE+ and IEEE 802.3af PoE
Centralized management configuration and upgrade
Integrated Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) Radio
(I)AP-304 or (I)AP-305 access point
Ceiling Rail Adapter (spare: AP-220-MNT-C1)
The AP-304 and AP-305 access points require ArubaOS 220.127.116.11 or higher. For additional information, refer to the ArubaOS User
Guide and ArubaOS Quick Start Guide.
The IAP-304 and IAP-305 access points require Aruba Instant 18.104.22.168 or higher. For additional information, refer to the Aruba
Instant User Guide and Aruba Instant Quick Start Guide.
This device must be professionally installed and serviced by a trained ACMP or similar Aruba-certified technician. Aruba
access points are classified as radio transmission devices, and are subject to government regulations of the host country.
The network administrator(s) is/are responsible for ensuring that configuration and operation of this equipment is in
compliance with their country’s regulations. For complete list of approved channels in your country of the AP-304 and AP-305
access points, refer to the Aruba Downloadable Regulatory Table at support.arubanetworks.com.
Inform your supplier if there are any incorrect, missing, or damaged parts. If possible, retain the carton, including the original
packing materials. Use these materials to repack and return the unit to the supplier if needed.