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Motorola AP5131

Wireless Access Point


Simple to deploy, the AP-5131 Wireless Access Point offers 802.11a/b/g wireless networking flexibility, the latest wired and wireless security standards, and the speed required to support the most demanding applications, including voice and video. Remote employees in branch offices, small businesses and telecommuters working from home enjoy secure connectivity to the Internet and corporate private networks from desktops, notebooks and other mobile devices. Enterprise users can take advantage of the AP-5131’s mesh features to extend corporate networks to difficult-to-cable areas.

Part number

WAN and LAN Ethernet ports
Single device solution for both wired and wireless networking.

Works with any standards-based IEEE WLAN
Dual-radio, dual-band design; 802.11a/b/g in 2.4/5 GHz bands.

Integrated router, firewall and DHCP server
Easy to scale, upgrade and maintain.

AAA server and hotspot gateway
Integrated services for authentication and public access management.

Mesh networking
Allows wireless extension of existing wired or wireless networks in remote or outdoor locations.

Triple methodology rogue AP detection
Instantly identify and report unauthorized users with on-channel, mobile unit, dedicated radio dual-band scanning.

End-to-end enterprise class wired and wireless security
802.11i, WPA2 and WPA; triple-DES IPSec encryption; VPN client, IP Filtering

Superior performance for demanding applications, including voice and video
Ensure performance on mission-critical applications with Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM™), Quality of Service (QoS) and Voice prioritization.

Flexible, easy-to-use management options
Work “anytime, anywhere” with Java™ web-based graphical user interface; Motorola Mobility Services Platform (MSP); SNMPv3; and command line interface (CLI).

Adaptive AP mode
Can be controlled with a wireless switch to enable central management from the NOC, and in the event of loss of connectivity, resumes functionality as a standalone wireless access point.



Available mount configurations No additional hardware required to mount on desktop, above drop ceiling, under ceiling or on wall
Dimensions (HxWxD) 5.32 x 9.45 x 1.77 in. (135 x 240 x 45 mm) H x W x D
Housing Metal, Plenum-rated housing
LEDs 4 top mounted LEDs, 2 bottom mounted LEDs, with multiple modes indicating 802.11a/802.11g activity, power, adoption and errors
Physical interfaces 802.3af on LAN Port
Weight 1.95 lbs (0.884 kg)


Operating current 200 mA
Operating voltage 48V DC


Data rates supported 1, 2, 5.5, 6, 9, 11, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 54 Mbps
Network standards Wi-Fi: 802.11a/b/g, WPA2, WMM, 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.3
Operating bands – EU 2.412 to 2.472 GHz; 5.150 to 5.250 GHz; 5.150 to 5.350 GHz; 5.470 to 5.725 GHz (Country Specific)
Operating bands – FCC 2.412 to 2.462 GHz; 5.150 to 5.250 (UNII -1); 5.725 to 5.825 (UNII -3); 5.725 to 5.850 (ISM)
Operating bands – Japan 2.412 to 2.484 GHz; 4.900 to 5.000 GHz; 5.150 to 5.250 GHz
Operating channels Chan 1-35 (4920 – 5825 MHz)Chan 1-13 (2412-2472 MHz)Chan 14 (2484 MHz) Japan only; Actual operating frequencies depend on regulatory rules and certification agency
Wireless medium Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum (DSSS) and Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM)
Available transmit power settings 4-20 dBm


EMC EN 301 489-1, EN 301 489-17, IEC 60601-1-2, EN 55022, FCC Part 15 Class B, ICES 003 Class B, EN 55024, EN 61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3
Electrical safety UL 60950-1, IEC 60950-1, EN 60950-1, UL2043, C22.2 No. 60950-1
Environmental RoHS Directive 2002/95/EEC
Human exposure EMF EN 50385, FCC Part 2, OET Bulletin 65, RSS-102
Radio EN 300 328, EN 301 893


Electrostatic discharge 15 kV air, 8 kV contact
Operating altitude 8000 ft. (2438 m) @ 82° F (28° C)
Operating humidity 5 to 95% RH non condensing
Operating temperature -4° – 122° F (-20° to 50° C)
Storage altitude 15000 ft. (4572 m) @ 53° F (12° C)
Storage temperature -40° to 158° F (-40° to 70° C)


Power Supplies

This durable power supply is compatible with the Motorola AP-5131 Wireless Access Point.

WLAN Accessories

Fixed-point Dipole Antenna ML-2499-APA2-01R
This is a high performance fixed-point dipole antenna for indoor use.

High-Gain Directional Yagi Antenna ML-2499-BYGA2-01R
This is a heavy-duty, outdoor, 35 degree, high-gain directional Yagi antenna for a point-to-point bridges environment.

High Performance Omni-Directional Antenna ML-5299-HPA1-01R
A high-performance OD antenna for indoor and outdoor environments.

Jumper Cable Adapter 25-85391-01R
3.5 in. jumper cable, RP-SMA (female) to type N (male) adaptor.

Indoor/Outdoor High Performance Antenna ML-2499-HPA3-01R
This high performance OD can be used in both indoor and outdoor environments.

Jumper Cable Adapter 25-85392-01R
3.5 in. jumper cable, RP-SMA (female) to type N (female) adapter.

802.3a-f Single Port Power Injector
Power your individual Motorola Access Ports quickly, easily and cost-effectively — without the need for cabling and outlets.

Omni-Directional Antenna ML-2499-SD3-01R
Low profile ceiling/surface mount omni-directional – 3.5 dBi, RP-BNC male.

Ceiling-tile Mount Panel ML-5299-PTA-01R
Low profile ceiling-tile mount panel — 2 dBi, RP-SMA female connector.

Wall Mount Panel Antenna ML-5299-WPNA1-01R
Wall mount panel antenna with articulating mount — 13 dBi, RP-SMA female.

H-Plane Directional Panel ML-2499-11PNA2-01R
This is a high-gain 97 degree H-plane directional panel.

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