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February 2013 Newsletter
News from Freenet Antennas

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Live Dates:

  • 7-Feb
  • 14-Feb

Unfortunately, these Webinars are at or after midnight Australian time. However, they will be available after on the Ubiquiti YouTube Channel.

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Upcoming Products

The products below have been announced. We will keep you updated via this newsletter as we learn more.

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airGrid M provides incredible price/performance for airMAX Customer Premises Equipment (CPE) applications, or just Point-to-Point applications.

Expected availability is: End Feb-2013

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TOUGHSwitch - POE Switches

Ubiquiti has announced their range of POE switches.

Ports POE

Est Price
(incl GST)
Est. Availability
5 24 $139

Low Stock
More coming 25-Feb

8 24 and 48 $278

Sold Out
More coming 25-Feb

TOUGHSwitch-Carrier 16 24 and 48 $630 May?

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This is the first product announced in the EdgeMAX Router series. Ubiquiti has given us a ship date that means we should have these in stock by the end of April.

The world’s lowest price, one million packet-per-second router. Powered by the feature rich EdgeOS featuring a next-generation graphical user interface.

Outstanding Performance and Value

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See these reports:


Performance (Layer-3 base forwarding) 1,000,000 pps for 64-byte packets. Line rate (3 Gbps) across all three ports for 512-byte packets and higher
CPU Dual-core MIPS64 processor with hardware acceleration for packet processing and encryption/decryption
Ethernet 3 RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet ports
Memory 512 MB DDR2 RAM
Storage 2 GB
Console 1 RJ-45 serial console port

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Mid-Gain 5GHz Titanium Sector Antenna

Ubiquiti has announced a smaller cousin to the variable-gain/variable-beam-width 5GHz Sector Antenna.



Beamwidth (Deg) Height (cm) Available Price
AM-V5G-Ti 19 to 21 60 to 120 721 Now $354
AM-M-V5G-Ti 15 to 17 60 to 120 385 April? ???

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Ubiquiti Training - airMAX


Upcoming scheduled courses:

Perth 2013 Apr 16-17
Sydney 2013 May 23-24
Melbourne 2013 Jun 25-26

CeBit - Sydney - 2013 May 28-20

CeBit CeBit

Come see the Ubiquiti stand at CeBit 2013.

For a Free Exhibition Ticket (valid for all 3 days), Register Now.

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  Tell us of Your Success

Do you have a WiFi success story you would like to share with other Freenet Antennas customers? If so email us the details and we might publish in our next newsletter.


Recommended Firmware

Each month we will update this table.

Device Recommended Firmware Comments
UltraWAP-G V2 V1.31  
UltraWAP-N Factory FW  
Ubiquiti a/b/g V4.0.1  
Ubiquiti "M" V5.5.3 V5.5.3 released, and recommended
RouterStation(Pro) OpenWRT Backfire 10.03 Supports MIMO (SR71-12/15 radio cards)
UniFi Controller V2.3.9 if you have UniFi-Pro
V2.2.5 otherwise
V2.3.8/V2.3.9 is showing instabilities.
V2.2.5 will not work with UniFi-PRO
AirVision V1.1.3 Check the forum for latest
AirCam V1.1.5 Check the forum for latest


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