SuperPod

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Availability

Since this product is advertised on Plume, this model is currently being manufactured.

Performance

Wireless Performance Explained

Advertised Speed of 5Ghz band

Theoretical 802.11ac speed on 5Ghz band (using 80Mhz channel, 256-QAM, 400 ns GI):

  • 4 spatial streams x 433.3 mbps/stream = 1733.2 mbps

Important

This is classified as a “Top-Performer” and therefore the fastest 802.11ac wifi system.

Security

  • WPA2-Personal (128-bit encryption)
  • WPA2-Enterprise (128-bit encryption)

Firmware Changelog

Does this support automatic firmware updates? To find out. If you have this model, and are running the latest firmware, contact us.

Download the latest firmware from support.plume.com

1.0.0-45 (2018-11-19)

  • Bug Fix - Fix memory leak when processing HTTP
  • Bug Fix - Improve handling of malformed DNS packet
  • Bug Fix - Avoid rare kernel crash
  • Bug Fix - Fix issue where an unsolicited DNS response could be looped
  • Bug Fix - Fix a possible memory leak
  • Bug Fix - Fix a crash when periodically flushing DNS request queue
  • Bug Fix - Resolve case were network stayed offline when Internet up-link connection was restored
  • Bug Fix - Small performance improvement by reverting to previous OVS version
  • Bug Fix - Content Filtering Fix-up source MAC of forwarded DNS responses
  • Bug Fix - Improved device logs
  • Bug Fix - DNS healthcheck bug causing reboot when unable to establish internet connection
  • Bug Fix - Fix case where fan would become loud
  • Bug Fix - Speedtest crash resulting in 0 Mbps
  • Enhancement - Content Filtering white-listing works faster
  • Enhancement - Device Typing efficiency

1.0.0 (2018-09-28)

  • New: Added support for IGMP Snooping
  • New: Added support for 802.11v BSS Transition Management and 802.11k RRM Beacon Report during steering
  • New: Native speed test utility
  • Improved: Steering capabilities
  • Fix: Steering will ignore disconnections if on the wrong band
  • Fix: Devices that use 10 Mbps over Ethernet now stable
  • Fix: Various bugs fixed that resulted in a stuck Ethernet Port
  • Fix: Pods can be connected to other Pods so long as one of them is connected to a router. Including if Plume is acting as a Router. (Ethernet backhaul)
  • Other minor bug fixes and improvements