[OpenWrt-Devel] Dual Wifi for OpenWRT

Aaron Z aczlan+openwrt at gmail.com
Sat Jan 10 12:58:03 EST 2015

As in to run on 2 different 2.4ghz channels, or to just provide 2
SSIDs? Most platforms can run multiple SSIDs, I personally have
several Linksys WRT54GL and TPLink TL-WR1043ND (HW versions 1 and 2)
devices that happily run 3 SSIDs (all in AP mode, all on the same

Aaron Z
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On Sat, Jan 10, 2015 at 11:15 AM, Bruno Randolf <br1 at einfach.org> wrote:
> Hello!
> Does anyone know a hardware platform with 2 or more wifi interfaces
> which can both be used in the 2.4 GHz band?
> I just went thru the table of hardware looking for boards which have
> more than one wifi. Unfortunately all of the consumer APs tagged with
> 2WNIC seem to have 1 wifi for 2.4GHz and one for 5GHz. The few other
> boards which can support more than one wifi (RouterBoard, Complex,
> Gateworks) are miniPCI or mPCIe based and look like "developer boards"
> meaning one has to get the board, cards, casing separately and assemble
> it manually...
> Is there really no readily availabe HW with more than one wifi? I'm
> puzzled...
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