PCTEL announces Wi-Fi panel antenna

PCTEL, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCTI), a provider of Performance Critical TELecom solutions, announced its new VenU® high gain 802.11ac Wi-Fi panel antenna, the company said.

This dual-polarized, 4-port antenna provides dual-band 4×4 MIMO coverage for exceptional data throughput and reliability. Its high gain and compact, rugged housing make PCTEL´s latest VenU antenna ideal for outdoor enterprise Wi-Fi, Industrial IoT, transit, and rail applications.

The new VenU antenna provides 12 dBi of gain. Each antenna port is designed to operate optimally within the frequency range of 2.4-2.5 GHz and 5.1-6 GHz for maximum data throughput. The antenna´s sealed IP67 and UV-stable housing provide reliability for long-lasting outdoor installations. A heavy-duty articulating mount is included for mast mounting.

PCTEL, Inc. provides Performance Critical TELecom technology solutions. We are a global supplier of antennas and wireless network testing solutions. Our precision antennas are deployed in small cells, enterprise Wi-Fi access points, fleet management and transit systems, and in equipment and devices for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). We offer in-house design, testing, radio integration, and manufacturing capabilities for our customers. PCTEL´s test and measurement tools improve the performance of wireless networks globally, with a focus on LTE, public safety, and emerging 5G technologies. Network operators, neutral hosts, and equipment manufacturers rely on our scanning receivers and testing solutions to analyze, design, and optimize their networks.