Branch Hardware

Cradlepoint AER Series branch routers provide industry-leading 4G LTE connectivity, as well as Ethernet and WiFi. NetCloud Solution Packages with AER routers include cloud management, along with SD-WAN and SD-Perimeter functionality, to deliver a modern Elastic Edge for small- to medium-sized branch locations that demand secure, flexible connectivity.



Cradlepoint AER2200


Advanced Edge Routing for cloud-managed modern branch networking with WiFi access points.

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AER1600 Series

Cradlepoint AER1600 Series

Advanced Edge Routing for branch primary and application-specific networking.

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Product Comparison

  AER2200 AER1600 Series
Supports LTE-A Yes, 600 Mbps Yes, 300 Mbps
Cloud Management Yes Yes
NetCloud Perimeter Yes Yes
Zone-Based Firewall Yes Yes
Zscaler Internet Security Support Yes Yes
CP Secure Threat Management Support Yes Yes
Ports (LAN/WAN) 1 GigE WAN, 9 GigE LAN 1 GigE WAN, 4 GigE LAN
WiFi (Dual-band, dual concurrent a/b/g/n/ac) External antennas, 4x4 MU-MIMO Internal antennas, 2x2 MIMO
Dual Modem Support 1 embedded, 1 integrated 1 embedded, 1 integrated*
WiFi as WAN Yes Yes
Rack Mount Yes No
Housing Metal Industrial Plastic
Processor 716 MHz quad-core processor 800MHz dual-core processor
Memory 512 MB DRAM; 8 GB eMMC 256MB DDR3
Power-over-Ethernet Yes (up to 4 ports .at) No

*LP6-M versions of the AER1600/AER1650 come with a single LTE-A capable modem. Dual modem operation is not supported.


Access Points



Cradlepoint AP22

Enables easy-to-install wireless connectivity within branch office locations with Cradlepoint routers.

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Centralized Management Yes, with NetCloud Manager
WiFi Radios 3
High-Capacity WiFi 2x2: 2 DBDC
Fast Roaming 802.11R
Wired Connectivity Gigabit Ethernet
Client & Application Visibility With AER Routers


LTE Adapters


Cradlepoint ARC CBA850

A turnkey networking solution for best-in-class 3G/4G/LTE failover with cloud-secure Out-of-Band Management.

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Supports LTE-A Yes
Cloud Management Yes
NetCloud Perimeter Yes
Ports (LAN/WAN) 2 GigE Ports
(1 NAT; 1 IP Pass-through by default)
Wireless Broadband Technology 3G/4G/LTE
Material Plastic
Operating Temperature 32°F to 122°F
(0°C to 50°C)
Sim Slots Two 2FF
Power-over-Ethernet Yes
Console Port (RJ45) Yes