Poynting OMNI-496


SKU: ANT700054 Category:
Poynting OMNI-496
Key Benefits
  • Dual band 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Wi-Fi antenna
  • Supports Wi-Fi/WiMAX/LTE 3.3 – 3.8 GHz frequencies with a max gain of 7.5 dBi
  • Compliant with IEEE 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n, 802.11ac wireless standards
  • Easy mounting with feed through 1-inch marine standard mount
  • Robust and all-weather proof (IP 68)
  • Various 316 stainless steel mounting brackets available optionally
  • UV and saltwater protected against tempestuous weather conditions


Poynting OMNI-496

The OMNI-496 is a dual-band Wi-Fi omni-directional antenna, developed by Poynting Antennas. The antenna can connect to any Wi-Fi access point whether it is older Wi-Fi technology or new dual band 802.11ac enabled Wi-Fi technology. The antenna can resolve channel saturation and provide the ultimate in Wi-Fi performance and flexibility. The OMNI-496 is an IP68 marine version of its urban, industrial & commercial counterpart; the OMNI-296.

The antenna operates in two frequency bands 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz, offering excellent utilization of the radio spectrum. The antenna has a maximum gain of 6 dBi at 2.4 GHz band and 7.5 dBi in the 5 GHz band, which offers the best performance with reliable connections. The antenna has a N-Type female connector at its base which can be terminated to a cable of the desired type and length.

FeaturesPoynting Omni-403 496

Operational in the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Wi-Fi bands
Medium gain omni-directional antenna
Purpose built antenna for marine and coastal applications
UV and saltwater resistant
Robust and weather resistant

Application Areas

Marine / Yachts / Boats / Ferries
Enhanced LTE reception
IoT and M2M
Poor data signal reception
Improve data transmission connection reliability & stability
Wi-Fi applications



  • Ports: 1
  • Coax Cable Type: N/A
  • Coax Cable Lenght: N/A
  • Connector type: N-Type (F)
  • Frequency: 2400 – 2500 MHz | 3400 – 3800 MHz | 5000 – 6000 MHz
  • Gain (max): 7.5 dBi @ 5000-6000 MHz
  • Dimensions: 560 mm x 75 mm (incl. BRKT-40)
  • Product Weight: 0.57 kg
  • Temperature range: -40 ºC to 80 ºC
  • Environmental Conditions: Outdoor/Indoor


Poynting OMNI-496 frequenciesWhat’s in the Box

  • Antenna: A-OMNI-0496
  • Mounting bracket: Marine Adapter (1” -14 TPI) & L-bracket (Ø30-50mm Pole)


Supporting Documents


Quick Start Guide