UniFi Identity Overview

2023-12-05 21:02:01 UTC

UniFi Identity is the ultimate on-premise solution for seamless access and control, with single-site support. Grant One-Click WiFi, One-Click VPN, Door Access, and EV Station permissions to your users and let them effortlessly access these features — all with a simple tap on the Identity mobile apps for iOS and Android.

Key Features

  • Touchless Door Access: Unlock doors simply with your phone.
  • One-Click WiFi: Instantly connect to your organization's WiFi, without entering credentials.
  • One-Click VPN: Remotely access your organization's network, without entering credentials.
  • Effortless EV Charging: Power up your electric vehicles with ease.


  • Ensure your UniFi Console is not running UniFi Identity Enterprise. If it does, you must deactivate Identity Enterprise Manager first.
  • Only UniFi Console Owner, Super Admins, and Admins with full OS setting management can assign UniFi Identity features to users.
  • Ensure your UniFi OS version is 3.2.5 or later. The UniFi OS version is currently in the Early Access channel.
  • Ensure your console module supports the UniFi Identity features. See the table below for details.
Console Model One-Click WiFi One-Click VPN Door Access EV Station
Dream Machine Base (UDM Base) Yes Yes No No
Dream Machine Pro (UDM Pro) Yes* Yes Yes Yes
Dream Machine SE (UDM SE) Yes* Yes Yes Yes
Dream Router (UDR) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Dream Wall (UDW) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Network Video Recorder (UNVR) No No Yes No
Network Video Recorder Pro (UNVR Pro) No No Yes No
Cloud Key Gen2 Plus (UCK-G2-PLUS) No No Yes Yes
Cloud Key Gen2 (UCK G2) No No No No


  • * means a UniFi Access Point is required.
  • Only the features supported by your console will be displayed on the user interface.

Upgrade to UniFi Identity Enterprise

UniFi Identity Enterprise is our cloud-based IDaaS solution. For console modules that support Identity Enterprise Agent, you can upgrade to UniFi Identity Enterprise and experience the next level of security, multi-site support, seamless 3rd-party service integration, and other powerful features.


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