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How to change GL-X3000 and GL-XE3000 antennas

In order to facilitate some customers to replace the antenna of the device, this document is written for description, so that customers can accurately and quickly replace the antenna.

Antenna common interface

When you replace antennas, pay attention to the matching of device interfaces. Common antenna interfaces are as follows:

Antenna common interface

Device antenna type distribution

X3000/XE3000 antennas include WiFi antennas and 5G NR antennas. The two sides of the network port are WiFi antennas, and the other four are 5G NR antennas. Please be sure to distinguish them clearly, as shown in the following picture

Device antenna type distribution

WiFi antenna replacement

The WiFi base antenna of the X3000/XE3000 product is shown in the following picture, which adopts the shape of RP-SMA external thread and internal needle

WiFi antenna device

Therefore, if you buy an external WiFi antenna, please be sure to buy the RP-SMA internal thread and internal hole

WiFi antenna

5G NR antenna replacement

The 5G NR base antenna of the X3000/XE3000 product is shown in the following picture, which adopts the shape of SMA external thread and internal hole

5G NR antenna device

Therefore, if you buy a 5G NR antenna, please be sure to buy the RP-SMA internal thread and internal needle

5G NR antenna

Antenna switch

If you already have the corresponding antenna, but the interface is wrong, please buy the SMA adapter for switching, refer to the following figure

Note: These pictures from the network, just for reference only, please choose to buy according to your own antenna type, if you don’t know how to choose, please contact our technical support(support@glinet.biz)

antenna_switch