AirPremier® N Simultaneous Dual Band Access
Poin t
with Plenum-rated Chassis
For Business-Class

If a client is identi ed outside of their access area
D-Link®, an industry pioneer in wireless networking,
the client will be automatically brought back to their
introduces a solution for businesses seeking to deploy
permitted network access level.
Selectable Dual Band Connectivity for
next generation 802.11n LANs. D-Link unveils its new
Increased Network Capacity
AirPremier N Simultaneous Dual Band Access Point
Multiple Operation Modes
Rugged Metal Chassis
designed for supporting small and medium business-class
To maximize total return on investment, the DAP-2690
Ideal for Indoor Deployments*
environments or enterprise corporations to provide secure
can be con gured to optimize network performance
Plenum-rated Housing
and manageable dual band wireless LAN options for
based onany one of its multiple operation modes
Traf c Control
Internal RADIUS Server
network administrators.
Access Point Wireless Distribution System (WDS) with
Access Point WDS/Bridge (No AP Broadcasting) and
Versatile Access Point
Wireless Client.
Multiple Operation Modes
The DAP-2690 allows network admi

to deploy
Access Point
With WDS support, network administrators can set up
WDS (Wireless Distribution System) /
a highly manageable and extremely robust simultaneous
multiple DAP-2690s throughout a facility and con gure
dual band wireless network. All four antennas are
them to bridge with one another while also providing
- Point-to-Point
detachable and can provide optimal wireless coverage
network access to individual clients. Also included are
in both 2.4GHz (802.11g and 802.11n) and 5GHz (802.11a
- Point-to-Multiple-Points
advanced features such as Load Balancing, which
WDS with AP
and 802.11n) bands. Enclosed in a plenum-rated metal
optimizes high network tra c volume, and redundancy
Wireless Client
chassis, the DAP-2690 adheres to strict re codes for
for fail-safe wireless connectivity. Additionally, DAP-2690
placement in air passageways. For advanced installations
o ers Spanning Tree Protocol support for greater
High Performance Connectivity
this new high-speed Access Point has integrated 802.3af
e ciency and to avoid broadcast storms when used in
IEEE 802.11n Wireless
Power over Ethernet (PoE) support, allowing installation
WDS mode.
Up to 300Mbps1
of this device in areas where power outlets are not
Network Management
readily available.
Network administrators have multiple options for
Trusted Security Features
WPA2™ - Enterprise/Personal
Enhanced Performance
managing the DAP-2690 including Web (HTTP), Secure
Sockets Later (SSL which provides for a secure
WPA™ - Enterprise/Personal
TheThe DAP-2690 delivers reliable wireless performance
connection to the Internet), Secure Shell (SSH, which
with maximum wireless signal rates of up to 300Mbps[2]
provides for a secure channel between local and remote
64/128-bit WEP Encryption
in both the 2.4GHz and 5GHz wireless band. This, coupled
MAC Address Filtering
computers), and Telnet (bi-directional, eight-bit byte
with support for Wi-Fi Multimedia™ (WMM) Quality of
Network Access Protection (NAP)
oriented communications facility). For advanced
Service features, make it an ideal access point for audio
network management, administrators can use the D-Link
video, and voice applications.
Convenient Installation
AP Manager II or D-View SNMPv3 management module
When enabled, QoS allows the DAP-2690 to automatically
Supports 802.3af Power over Ethernet
to con gure and manage multiple access points from a
prioritize tra c according to the level of interactive
Wall Mounting Brackets Included
single location. In addition to streamlined management
streaming, such as gaming or VoIP. The QoS feature also
process, the AP Manager II or D-View software provides
provides a drop-down menu option to select customized
Easy Management
network administrators with the means of verifying and
priority rules. Additionally, the DAP-2690 supports load
Web Browser (HTTP) & HTTPS
conducting regular maintenance checks remotely,
balance features to ensure maximum performance by
eliminating the need for sending out personnel to
limiting the maximum number of users per Access Point.
SNMP v1, v2c, and v3

physically verify proper operation.
AP Manager II

Also available is an AP array, allowing the management

of a set of network devices as a single group for easy
D-View 5.1 and 6.0
To help maintain a secure wireless network, the DAP-2690
con guration and deployment. In addition, DAP-2690

AP Array
provides the latest in wireless security technologies by

has a Wireless Scheduler feature for power saving.
supporting both Personal and Enterprise versions of WPA and

RJ-45 Console Port

With the simultaneous dual band functionality, PoE
WPA2 (802.11i) with support for RADIUS server backend and a
D-Link Green
support, a plenum-rated chassis, extensive manageability
built-in internal RADIUS server allowing users to create their
Wireless Scheduler
versatile operation modes, solid security enhancements
accounts inside.
the new D-Link AirPremier N Simultaneous Dual Band
This access point also includes MAC Address Filtering, Wireless
The DAP-2690 is designed for indoor deployment, setting up
Access Point (DAP-2690) provides SMB environments
LAN segmentation, Disable SSID Broadcast, Rogue AP
this device in an outdoor environment may be in violation of
with a business-class solution for deploying a wireless
local regulations.
Detection, and Wireless Broadcast Scheduling to further
network in the workplace
protect your wireless network
The DAP-2690 includes support for up to 8 VLANs per band for
implementing multiple SSIDs to further help segment users on
the network. It also includes a wireless client isolation mechanism
which limits direct client-to-client communication.
Additionally, the DAP-2690 supports Network Access
Protection (NAP) which is a feature of Windows Server® 2008.
NAP allows network administrators to de ne multiple
levels of network access based on individual client’s need.

AirPremier® N Simultaneous Dual Band Access P
oin t
with Plenum-rated Chassis
Technical Speci cations
+ IEEE 802.11n

+ IEEE 802.11a
+ IEEE 802.11g
+ IEEE 802.3ab
+ IEEE 802.3af
+ IEEE 802.3u
+ IEEE 802.3
Network Management
+ Command Line Interface
+ Web Browser interface
- Telnet
- Secure (SSH) Telnet
- Secure HTTP (HTTPS)
+ SNMP Support
+ AP Manager II
- D-View Module
- Private MIB
+ AP Array + Tra c Control
+ WPA™-Personal
+ WPATM-Enterprise
+ WPA2™-Personal
+ WPA2TM-Enterprise
+ 64/128-bit WEP
+ SSID Broadcast Disable
+ MAC Address Access Control
+ Network Access Protection
+ Internal RADIUS Server
Wireless Frequency Range2
+ 2.4GHz (2.4GHz to 2.4835GHz)
+ 5GHz (5.15GHz to 5.35GHz, 5.47GHz to 5.85GHz)
Operating Modes
+ Access Point (AP)
+ WDS with AP
+ WDS/Bridge (No AP Broadcast)
+ Wireless Client
+ Power
+ 5GHz
+ 2.4GHz
Operating V oltage
48VDC +/- 10% for PoE

+ Operating: 32°F to 104°F (0°C to 40°C)
+ Storing: -4°F to 149°F (-20°C to 65°C)
+ Operating: 10% ~ 90% (Non-condensing)
+ Storing: 5% ~ 95% (Non-condensing)
Certi cations
+ CE
+ C-Tick
+ IC
+ Wi-Fi®
990 g (with Antennas)
Dimensions (WxHxD)
7.5” x 1.4” x 7.8” (190.5mm x 36.5mm x 198.8mm)
1 Maximum wireless signal rate derived from IEEE Standard 802.11g, 802.11a, and 802.11n speci cations. Actual data throughput will vary. Network conditions
and environmental factors, including volume of network traf

c, building materials and construction, and network overhead, lower actual data throughput rate.
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Environmental factors will adversely a ect wireless signal range.
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2 Please note that operating frequency ranges vary depending on the regulations of individual countries and jurisdictions. The DAP-2690 may not be supported in the
Speci cations are subject to change without notice.
5.25~5.35 GHz and 5.47~5.725 GHz frequency ranges in certain regions.
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This product is based on IEEE 802.11n speci

cations and is not guaranteed to be forward compatible with future versions of IEEE 802.11n speci

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Compatibility with 802.11n devices from other manufacturers is not guaranteed. All references to speed and range are for comparison purposes only. Product
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speci cations, size, and shape are subject to change without notice, and actual product appearance may di er from that depicted herein.