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Edimax Technology Takes 2017 Taiwan Excellence Awards with OAP900, AirBox and IC-6220DC.


 

Edimax Technology Takes 2017 Taiwan Excellence Awards with OAP900, AirBox and IC-6220DC.

Edimax Technology, a leading networking solutions provider, has landed three prestigious Taiwan Excellence awards for 2016. The Awards were handed out to three of Edimax¡¦s newest products, with an enterprise-class outdoor access point (OAP900), air-quality monitoring system (AirBox) and a smart-home peephole door camera (IC-6220DC) all taking home prizes.
Capping an excellent year for the networking solutions provider ¡V which also saw the company¡¦s 30th anniversary and a move into a brand-new Taipei headquarters ¡V the awards are handed out annually to world-class products which embody innovation and value, and are an internationally recognized mark of excellence, quality and trust.

OAP900 High-Speed Outdoor Wi-Fi Solution for Enterprise

The OAP¡¦s industrial-grade build quality along with a range of powerful features means it can offer tremendous value for businesses and ISPs. With an IP65-rated waterproof housing and high-speed 802.11ac Wi-Fi, the outdoor access point is flexible for use at hotels, campuses, stadiums and many more ¡V or for last-mile ISP bandwidth solutions.

AirBox Smart Air-Quality Detector

Edimax AirBox is a real innovation that accurately measures harmful PM2.5 levels in the air, along with humidity and temperature. Developed in partnership with Academia Sinica, Airboxes connect to Edimax¡¦s Cloud Platform to provide hyper-local data as well real-time big data from the wider network of AirBoxes that have been deployed across Taiwan and other countries around the world. There¡¦s Google Maps integration and additional APIs for third-party analysis and software development.

IC-6220DC Smart-Home Peephole Network Camera

The Peephole Camera is the only product of its kind ¡V replacing doors¡¦ old-fashioned peephole with an advanced Wi-Fi camera ¡V while preserving the original peephole so it can still be used. With a passive infrared sensor (PIR) motion-detection system, night vision, two-way audio and mobile notifications, the unique product offers safety, convenien
¡§These awards demonstrate our commitment to customer value and original designs, as well as the diversity of our product range,¡¨ said Rich Hung, OBM Vice President of Edimax Technology. ¡§The Edimax Pro range gives businesses the kind of value they haven¡¦t seen before and is backed by user-friendly software and first-class customer support. And our Smart Home range continues to grow and develop and we¡¦re very excited for the future, as well as extremely proud of these awards.¡¨
With such original and high-quality products, it¡¦s no surprise that Edimax continues to pick up awards. Award-winning products can display a unique logo which features interwoven arcs that represent the solidarity between Taiwanese manufacturers in a pursuit of excellence. Featuring the highest standards of build quality, design and functionality, the award-winning products are available now.

Edimax AC1200 Dual-Band USB Adapter Upgrades Laptops to MU-MIMO

Edimax Technology, a leading networking solutions provider, today released the new EW-7822ULC AC1200 Dual-Band Mu-MIMO (Multiple User - Multiple Input Multiple Output) USB adapter. The EW-7822ULC instantly upgrades your older laptop to the latest 11ac Wave 2 speeds with MU-MIMO functionality. It also helps experience better performance and greater flexibility for your laptop with ultra-speed 802.11ac and dual-band connectivity. And beamforming technology additionally enables users to benefit from a stronger Wi-Fi connection, ideal for online gaming or YouTube and Netflix HD video streaming.

Small, Travel-Size AC1200 Dual-Band Wi-Fi Adapter

The EW-7822ULC runs ultra-speed 802.11ac Wi-Fi that¡¦s almost three times faster than 802.11n. It upgrades your single-band 2.4GHz Wi-Fi laptop to sport 11ac dual-band Wi-Fi, so you can enjoy online video streaming and multiple data transfers at the fastest speeds.
Meanwhile, featuring a lightweight, nano design that feels like nothing when carrying around, it fits laptops perfectly without any worries that it might fall out or block other USB ports. The travel-size offers great convenience and portability.

MU-MIMO for Non-Stop Streaming

The latest 11ac Wave 2 MU-MIMO runs four streams and serves multiple devices simultaneously, ensuring the fastest speeds and uninterrupted Wi-Fi connectivity to all devices. With the help of MU-MIMO, everybody in the room can enjoy smooth surfing, streaming and gaming at the same time when paired with a MU-MIMO router.

Beamforming Wi-Fi

Paired with any beamforming router, the EW-7822ULC¡¦s beamforming support enables Wi-Fi signals to be targeted directly at users¡¦ adapters for a stronger, more reliable and efficient Wi-Fi connection. Beamforming also generates directional-targeted Wi-Fi signals, instead of standard Wi-Fi which radiates outwards. This means better audio quality and HD video streaming.

Key Features

¡E AC1200 Selectable Dual-Band speeds up to 300Mbps (2.4GHz) or 867Mbps (5GHz)
¡E Upgrade your single-band 2.4GHz Wi-Fi to 11ac dual-band 5GHz
¡E 11ac Wave 2 MU-MIMO for smooth surfing, streaming and gaming
¡E Efficient Wi-Fi with beamforming
¡E Small, travel-size design for any laptop
¡E Features 64/128-bit WEP, WPA & WPA2 encryption for high level of security
¡E Software WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) connection
¡E Supports Windows 7/8/8.1/10, MAC OS 10.7 above and Linux

About Edimax Technology

Edimax Technology is dedicated to the design, development and manufacture of smart networking solutions for homes and business. With 30 years of dedication and a worldwide footprint, the company provides superior solutions that combine the latest and best-fitting technology with customer needs. 20 branch offices around the world offer direct, real-time services and support to more than 300 partners across 70 countries. With ISO 9000/14000 certification and recognized by Interbrand as one of the top 35 global Taiwanese brands, the company consistently delivers advanced networking solutions and services based on its core values of Quality, Service, Innovation and Integrity (QSII).

Background

Since Edimax¡¦s establishment in 1986, we have grown to be one of the world¡¦s leading manufacturers of advanced network communication products. Edimax Technology is dedicated to the design, development, manufacture, and marketing of a broad range of networking solutions. Our success is based on a positive corporate image and the continuous expansion of our partner channel networks. The company¡¦s core values include quality service, professional R&D and innovation. Edimax is headquartered in Taiwan (Republic of China) and has been listed at the Taiwan Stock Exchange since 2001 with consistent year-on-year revenue growth. In 2003, Edimax received ISO 9001 and ISO 14000 certification and in 2014 was ranked in the top 35 most valuable international Taiwanese brands by Interbrand.

Worldwide Offices

Edimax¡¦s global presence spans across North America, Asia, and Europe. The company has branch offices in California, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, Poland, Romania, France, Germany, Australia, India, Ukraine, UAE, Russia, Italy, Spain, China, Singapore and Hong Kong. Edimax currently serves over 70 countries via our worldwide distribution channels. Thanks to our international distribution centers and offices, we are able to offer timely logistic services and support to customers around the globe. Edimax prioritizes its customers and makes a concerted effort to fulfill all their local and global networking needs.