SeriesNWA3000-N Series
Unified Pro Access Point
NWA5000 Series
Managed Access Point
NWA5120 Series
Unified Access Point
Models NWA3160-N
NWA3560-N
NWA3550-N
NWA5160N
NWA5560-N
NWA5550-N
NWA5121-NI
NWA5121-N
NWA5123-NI
Functions
Auto provisioning over WAN & LAN Yes Yes Yes
CAPWAP Yes Yes Yes
Auto channel selection Yes Yes Yes
AP load-balancing Yes Yes Yes
Monitoring mode Yes Yes Yes
- Rogue AP Detection and containment Detection and containment Detection
- Packet Capture Yes Yes No
Data forwarding Local bridge and tunnel mode Local bridge and tunnel mode Local bridge

Note:The NXC5200 does not support NWA3000-N Series APs by default. Purchase of a “Managed AP Scalability” license is required to manage NWA3000-N Series APs.