Please select a model and download firmware. You have to match exact version to prevent issues.

Alfa-Network Firmware Download

ALFA Network AP120C

Download Sysupgrade (SSL)

ALFA Network AP121F

Download Sysupgrade (SSL)

ALFA Network AP121 8MB

Download Sysupgrade (SSL)

ALFA Network AP121 16MB

Download Sysupgrade (SSL)

ALFA Network N2 v1/N5 v1

Download Firmware I Sysupgrade (SSL)

ALFA Network Hornet-UB1 (based on 8M/32MB version)

Download Firmware I Sysupgrade (SSL)

ALFA Network Hornet-UB X2

Download Sysupgrade (SSL)

ALFA Network AP91-5G

Download Factory I Sysupgrade (SSL)

ALFA Network R36A

Download Sysupgrade (SSL)

ALFA Network Tube2H 8MB

Download Factory I Sysupgrade (SSL)

ALFA Network Tube2H 16MB

Download Sysupgrade (SSL)

ALFA Network AP96

Download Firmware I Sysupgrade (SSL)

ALFA Network AC1200RM

Download Sysupgrade (SSL)

ALFA Network W502U / R36

Download Sysupgrade (SSL)

This section describes actions that might damage your device or firmware. Proceed with care!

The installation of OpenWrt firmware is device specific.
Procedures for specific devices should be found in the OpenWrt wiki.
See OpenWrt Table of Hardware for available procedures.
If your device is not listed, information on this page may be helpful.


Please reset router to factory settings to avoid problems with some previous configuration.

Connect your computer by network cable to the LAN port.
Please log in to the Alfa Network web interface at
On the Dashboard, scroll down and click on Advanced Settings and choose Firmware Update.

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When the Windows Security window appears, type admin as the username in the top field and type admin as the password in the bottom field.

Click the Firmware Upgrade link under the Management menu to upgrade the firmware of the device.
To perform this procedure, please prepare appropriate firmware from your model
During this process you will see information about processing.
If OpenWRT firmware was previously installed on your router, be sure and disable Keep settings option during firmware upgrade.

Do not power off the router during the firmware upgrade, as it can cause the device to crash or become unusable.

Reconnect LAN cable or Disable/Enable NIC card in order to get new valid IP address in 192.168.45.x range from router.

Configuring parameters

Start your browser and in URL field type
Username : admin
Password : admin

Press Login button to access to Status tab.

On Status page you will see a MAC address of your OpenWRT router which will be used in the SignUp process.
After selecting your HotSpot name, select as HotSpot model Alfa Network, and add your MAC address from Status tab.

From Setup page configure your OpenWRT router.
Be sure and set Autostart option. This option is not active by default.
Here you can set new Administrator password for access to the router setup and configuration. Save changes.
Enable WiFi, set SSID name and click Save.
As DNS Server select Custom and set

Please note, if the DNS IP address isn’t, the whitelist will have no effect.

Select Network Protocol and Save changes.
By default as Network Protocol is set DHCP, but you can choose Network Protocol based on your needs.
Our recommendation is to use DHCP Network Protocol.
When you finish setup, restart router to apply changes.

If you need help with configuration, please go to and contact our tech support. We’ll be glad to help you.

Updated on November 9, 2018

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