Minimize Wi-Fi interference, improve your WLAN performance.

Ekahau Sidekick Wi-Fi appliance for 802.11ac - 802.11ax


Ekahau Sidekick is a professional Wi-Fi device that provides highly accurate and standardized Wi-Fi surveys — by using two Wi-Fi radios and a spectrum analyzer to achieve expert-level Wi-Fi site surveys and troubleshooting across your network.

The only professional measurement device for Wi-Fi site surveys and spectrum analysis.
Ekahau Sidekick sets the industry benchmark for advanced precision with 2.4 and 5 GHz Wi-Fi spectrum combined with automated interference source detection.

Ekahau Sidekick, custom-built to connect with the Ekahau ProTM site survey tool, is the industry standard for designing, analyzing, optimizing and troubleshooting Wi-Fi networks. Supports all Wi-Fi standards, including the new 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6).


  • Discover and locate non-Wi-Fi interference ​
    typical sources, microwave ovens, cordless phones, wireless video cameras, Bluetooth, broken down wifi devices, and Zigbee (802.15.4)
  • Dual-band (analyze both 2.4 and 5GHz frequency bands)
  • Support for 802.11ax, 802.11ac, 802.11n, 802.11a/b/g
  • ​Interferer classification: Identify what is causing the interference
  • Analyze interference and network utilization variation over time
  • Investigate the impact of interference
  • Save captured data for later analysis
  • Access analysis software via Ekahau Site Survey