Thursday, 5 February 2015

Alternate firmware for UniFi APs

Today we have released "Alternate firmware for UniFi APs". You can download the firmware from,

Along with providing basic wireless Access Point services, it offers the following features.

1. Social WiFi network - Ability to authenticate the wireless clients using Facebook login credentials
2. Uplink Connectivity - You can just install the "Nearhop powered AP" into your network without connecting it through wires. You just need to specify the details (ssid, keys etc) of your already existing AP. Uplink connectivity feature can be used as repeater or range extender or client bridge upto any number of hops
3. Router Mode: This mode makes the device as a router
4. OpenVPN: OpenVPN client is supported
5. Statistics of wireless clients including the name, email id, transmitted bytes, received bytes and browsing history of each user
6. Send email from the router itself to all the connected users
7.  RF-Analysis - Highly useful in finding out the best wireless channel  to operate

Try this firmware and don't forget to email your feedback  to