AirConnect® 8355 -5G Universal CPE (uCPE). Coming Soon!

The BEC AirConnect® 8355 5G Universal Customer Premises Equipment (uCPE) boasts an innovative design that allows for both indoor and outdoor deployment, providing service providers with the flexibility to offer subscriber self-installation.

For tech-savvy individuals, self-installation is preferable to waiting for a technician. With our FWA mobile app, setting up the 8355 is a breeze. Customers are guided through the optimal placement of the 8355, as well as activation and network connection.

Key Applications:

  • Fixed Wireless Access (FWA)
  • Last Mile Connectivity
  • Residential and SMB Users
  • Private Networks
  • Remote Workforce
  • Delay Sensitive and Bandwidth Intensive Applications

Data Sheet BEC_8355_uCPE_DSv2.5_2022

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Key Features:

  • Install Anywhere
    Modular design enables optimal location mounting for the best signal. There is standard desktop placement, indoor and outdoor window mounting, and additional options for wall or pole mounts.
  • Subscriber Self-Installation
    Many subscribers enjoy the convenience and flexibility of indoor and outdoor self-installation with mobile application-guided setup. Operators benefit from reduced operational costs and faster deployments!
  • Superior Performance
    Powerful multi-core CPU along with sub-6 GHz carrier aggregation up to 4CA DL and 2CA UL delivers ultra-high data rates and lower latency for the ultimate subscriber experience.
  • Advanced MIMO Antenna Technology
    Industry-leading Integrated high-gain 4×4 MIMO dual-polarization/dual slant antenna technology offers efficient bi-directional transmission for increased capacity and coverage regardless of placement.
  • Compact Weatherproof Design
    Designed with industrial-grade components, the compact weatherproof enclosure is IP65 rated for full protection against dirt, dust, and water ingress.
  • Managed by BECentral® CloudEdge
    Managed by BECentral®, an industry-leading cloud-based service platform, to accelerate 5G Wireless WAN connectivity for deployments of any scale and extend network visibility at the edge.


Supported Frequency Bands

3GPP Rel.16 Compliant

5G NR sub-6 GHz

  • Support Frequency Band (SA & NSA): n2, n5, n7, 12, n14, n25, n26, n29(SA only), n30, n38, n41, n48, n66, n70, n71, n77, n78
  • Carrier Aggregation: 4CA DL / 2 CA UL (FDD+FDD, TDD+TDD, FDD+TDD)
  • Channel Bandwidth: Up to 300 MHz bandwidth
  • Modulation: 256QAM DL / 256QAM UL

4G/LTE (CAT 19 DL / CAT 18 UL)

  • Support Frequency Bands: 2, 4, 5, 7, 12(17), 13, 14, 25, 26, 29, 30, 38, 41, 42, 43, 46, 48, 66, 71
  • Carrier Aggregation: 5CA DL / 2CA UL
  • Channel Bandwidth: 1.4/3/5/10/15/20 MHz
  • Modulation: 256QAM DL / 64QAM UL

BEC SX High-Gain MIMO Antenna

  • Directional (Dual Polarization & Dual Slant)
  • 4×4 MIMO DL / 2×2 MIMO UL
  • Frequency Range: 617-698MHz, 1710-2170MHz, 2300-2690MHz, and 3400-4000MHz

Quality of Service Control

  • Supports the DiffServ approach.
  • Traffic prioritization based on protocol, port number, and IP address.

Operational Modes

  • Router or Bridge


  • Wi-Fi 4, for setup and installation

Network Protocols and Feature

  • NAT, static routing and RIP-1/2
  • NAT supports PAT and multimedia applications
  • Virtual server and DMZ
  • SNTP, DNS relay and DDNS
  • IGMP snooping and IGMP proxy


  • Quick Installation Wizard
  • Web-based GUI for remote and local management
  • Firmware upgrade and configuration data upload & download via web-based GUI or BECentral®
  • DHCP server/client/relay
  • TR-069 supports remote management
  • BECentral® CloudEdge
  • SNMP and Syslog monitoring

Hardware Specification

Physical Interface

  • 5 Gigabit LAN Interface with IEEE 802.3at compliant PoE P.D (25.5W)
  • SIM Card Slot: (1) 2FF and embedded SIM (eSIM)
  • LED Indicators: Power, LAN(PoE), LTE Signal Strength, and Internet

Operating Environment

  • Operating temperature: – 40° to 140° F (- 40° to 60° C)

Dimensions and Weight

  • 5″ (D) x 1.5″ (H) (215mm x 38 mm)
  • 1 lbs. (460g)

IP Rating

  • IP65