MXWAPT8

Access Point Transceiver

The MXWAPT is a 8-channel wireless access point compatible with Microflex Wireless microphone systems. It uses automated frequency coordination to assign clean frequencies to wireless microphones and manages two-way wireless transmission of encrypted audio and control signals. Power to the unit (via PoE) and Dante digital networked audio are both supplied over a single Ethernet cable to simplify installation, and the supplied mounting plate and paintable cover allow discreet placement in boardrooms and conference rooms where low visibility is preferred.

Product Details

MXWAPT8 features a lightweight, discreet design with a paintable cover to match interior room colors and blend into AV environments.

  • 1 - Paintable Cover
  • 1 - Mounting Bracket
  • Easy installation: Includes wall / ceiling mounting plate and connects to the system over single Ethernet cable (PoE compatible)
  • Plenum rated: Meets rigorous fire safety test standards for installation above drop ceiling tiles
  • Scalable configurations: Multiple units can be combined to support configurations of up to 40 compatible channels (80 in Europe and select countries).
  • Bi-directional wireless: Provides return channel audio to wireless transmitters and enables real-time remote control of all wireless microphone settings
  • Automated frequency coordination: Automatically scans available spectrum, coordinates clean frequency assignments, and moves channels away from unexpected interference
  • Dante digital networked audio: Transports low-latency digital audio received from wireless microphones over Cat5e cable to any other Dante-equipped device
  • Encrypted wireless: AES 256-bit encryption for secure transmission
  • Selectable output power: Optimize spectrum usage by selecting the appropriate wireless output power for the desired operating range
  • Diagnostic LEDs: LEDs offer easy visual reference to system activity and indicate power, wireless connection, and network audio status

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IHB Systems prescribes Shure Microflex Wireless microphone network for Doctors of BC headquarters in Vancouver

The conferencing area at Doctors of BC headquarters in Vancouver is a very large room that can be split into three separate meeting rooms. Deploying microphones for the ever-changing room configurations was a daily challenge, often compromising sound quality during audio teleconferences. Doctors of BC engaged IHB Systems, a Vancouver area AV design/build specialist, to create an audio system to solve these issues.

Shure Microflex Wireless provides smart and flexible solution for education

The University of the Sunshine Coast is one of Australia’s fastest growing universities and recently built a $33 million Learning and Teaching Hub, incorporating the latest Shure Microflex Wireless (MXW) hardware to provide seamless communication for users as they roam throughout the building.

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Crestron / AMX connection problems to Shure products
June 25, 2019

This answer applies to all Shure products that connect to AMX/Crestron via ethernet, such as the SCM820, MXWAPT4, MXWAPT8, MXA310, MXA910, ANI4IN, A ...

Camera Control for the MXW system
June 25, 2019

1 Beyond offers a camera and control system for the MXW. The API for the Microflex Wireless has been integrated and tested by 1 Beyond. For more infor ...

MXW APT PoE Requirements
April 16, 2018

PoE Class 0 (zero); 6 watts ...

How to mount MXWAPT4 or MXWAPT8
September 17, 2017

The MXWAPT includes a removable mounting plate. The mounting plate can be attached with screws to an electrical box, drywall, or wood (screws not ...

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