Panel Antenna for WiFi MIMO Networks
New Panel Antenna Features 6 Connections to Maximize Performance on WiFi MIMO 802.11ac Networks
Itasca, IL, February 1, 2015 – Mobile Mark, Inc. has introduced a new WiFi MIMO 6x Panel
Antenna for 802.11ac networks. The antenna featured six separate connection ports in order to
provide optimum WiFi MIMO (multiple-input-multiple-output) performance for the new
The antenna provides coverage on both 2.4-2.5 & 4.9-6.0 GHz. This allows the antenna to
operate on the 5 GHz band for 802.11ac, but also be backwards compatible for 802.11n and
The PND10-W-AC6-GRY panel antenna achieves WiFi MIMO performance by using multiple
polarizations for the six elements housed within the antenna. Jerry Posluszny, Director of
Engineering, explained that, “This new 6 port MIMO antenna features quad-polarization:
vertical, horizontal, slant -45°, and slant +45° for state-of-the-art WiFi MIMO technology.”
According to Michael Berry, President of Mobile Mark, Inc., “The new 802.11ac networks are
designed for high density, high capacity usage. To perform as they are intended to perform, the
antennas need to match the capabilities of the modems and provide the same 6x MIMO
coverage. We are excited that our new Panel Antenna provides that kind of operation for a 6x
WiFi MIMO system.
The antenna offers 8 dBi gain on the 2.4 GHz band and 10 dBi gain on the 5 GHz band. These
gain levels provide wireless coverage over a longer distance while still providing adequate
beamwidth coverage for easy installation and alignment. The antenna covers 100° azimuth x 60°
elevation at 2.4 GHz and 40° azimuth x 45° elevation at 5 GHz. Alignment is also aided by the
swivel tilt mount that comes with the antenna.
The WiFi MIMO antenna gets high marks for its efficiency with a minimum front-to-back ratio
of 20 dB and an antenna isolation figure of greater than 20 dB. It is designed to handle up to 20
watts of power.
Compact and attractive, this antenna will fit in well with any 802.11ac WiFi MIMO installation.
About Mobile Mark, Inc.:
Mobile Mark, Inc. designs and manufactures site, mobile, device, embedded and covert antennas
for 138 MHz – 9 GHz. Applications include GPS Tracking & Fleet Management, Cellular
GSM/CDMA, 4G LTE, LTE-A, XLTE, WiFi, RFID, Public Safety, Military and Machine-to-
Machine (M2M). Engineering and custom design services available. Mobile Mark’s global
headquarters, which include research facilities and manufacturing plant, are located near
Chicago, IL. An additional manufacturing and sales facility is located near Birmingham, UK.
Further information on Mobile Mark’s antennas for in-building outside WiFi MIMO networks
can be found on the website: www.mobilemark.com.