SAN JOSE, Calif., Mar 27, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. UBNT -1.13% , a next-generation communications technology company announced AirFiber, a revolutionary outdoor wireless backhaul radio platform.
AirFiber represents Ubiquiti's first proprietary in-house radio design effort that was purpose-built for the Wireless ISP Industry. It operates in the license-free 24GHz band, ultra low-latency 1.4Gbps throughput performance with a disruptive price point make it a key building block for the next-generation outdoor wireless broadband networks. As the name implies, it provides optical fiber network performance without the significant capital costs associated with fiber cable network deployment. The AirFiber radio uses an innovative dual antenna design which enables Frequency Division Duplex, Time Division Duplex, and Ubiquiti's patent-pending Hybrid Division Duplex modes of operation.
"Ubiquiti has always focused on building platforms that disrupt markets not only in pricing, but also in performance. AirFiber is an important step in Ubiquiti's pursuit of being further recognized as a technology leader." said Robert J. Pera, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Ubiquiti Networks.
AirFiber Availability and Pricing
The company is currently accepting pre-orders for AirFiber with customer shipments anticipated in the June quarter of this year. AirFiber is disruptively priced at $2995 per link.