About TP-Link AC500 Wireless Controller

  • Auto-detect and centralized management, up to 500 CAPs
  • License-free management reduces the OPEX of enterprise network
  • Easy deployment without changing the existing network topology
  • Unified configuration of wireless networks, support mapping of SSID and VLAN
  • Support MAC authentication, portal authentication
  • Dual-link back up for management safety.
  • Processor: 1GHz Dual-core MIPS64 Network Dedicated Processors
  • Memory: 256MB DDR3*2, 32MB Flash*1
  • Interfaces: Gigabit Ethernet Port*5 Console Port*1
  • System Requirements: Microsoft® Windows®10, 8, 7,Vista™, XP or MAC® OS, NetWare®, UNIX® or Linux

Package contents:

  • AC50
  • Power cord
  • Quick Installation Guide

Model: AC500

Product Description: AC500 Wireless Controller

Main Design

  • Processors: 1GHz Dual-core MIPS64 Network Dedicated Processors
  • Memory: 256MB DDR3*2, 32MB Flash*1
  • Interfaces: Gigabit Ethernet Port*5 Console Port*1
  • Management Scale: Up to 500 APs

AP Management

  • Support AP: TP-Link Auranet CAP Series AP
  • AP Automatic Discovery: Yes
  • AP Unified Configuration: Yes
  • AP Reboot Schedule: Yes
  • AP Batch Firmware Upgrade: Yes
  • Grouped AP management: Yes
  • AP LED ON/OFF: Yes
  • L3 Management: Yes


  • System: Yes
  • AP Status: Yes
  • Client Status: Yes
  • Authenticated User Status: Yes

Wireless Function

  • Multi-SSID: 32SSIDs
  • Load Balance: Yes
  • Band Steering: Yes
  • Fast Roaming*: 802.11k
  • Airtime Fairness*:  Yes
  • MU-MIMO*: Yes
  • Rate Limit: Yes
  • Auto Channel Adjustment: Yes
  • Transmit Power Adjustment: Yes
  • DHCP Server: Yes
  • WMM: Yes


  • Communication protocol: CAPWAP
  • AP Isolation: Yes
  • SSID Isolation: Yes
  • SSID to VLAN Mapping: Yes

Authentication Function

  • Captive Portal Authenticaton: Yes
  • MAC Authentication: Yes

System Management

  • Web-based Management: Yes
  • Configuration Backup/Import: Yes
  • Ping/Tracert Tool: Yes
  • System Log: Yes

Hardware Design

  • Power Supply: 100~240V AC,50/60Hz
  • Dimensions (W × D × H): 17.3 × 8.7 × 1.7 in. (440 × 220 × 44 mm)
  • Environment:
    • Operating Temperature: 0°C~40°C (32°F~104°F)
    • Storage Temperature: -40°C~70°C (-40°F~158°F)
    • Operating Humidity: 10%~90% non-condensing
    • Storage Humidity: 5%~90% non-condensing


Brand TP-Link
Shipping Weight 3.5200kg
Shipping Width 0.340m
Shipping Height 0.100m
Shipping Length 0.530m

Limited 5-Year Warranty

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SKU: AC500

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