Scan code: LN108422 Manufacturer code: AC12

Mercusys Dual-Band AC12 V2 AC1200 WiFi Router

Mercusys AC12 V2 AC1200 WiFi Router, Black, 4x Antennas, Dual-Band (300 + 867Mbps), 802.11a/ac/b/g/n

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Scan code: LN108422 Manufacturer code: AC12
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Product Overview

Blazing-Fast Everyday Wi-Fi

Complying with the powerful 802.11ac standard, AC12 delivers a blazing-fast Wi-Fi speed of up to 1200Mbps, which is 3x faster than the speed of the previous 802.11n standard. AC12 lets your home devices achieve their optimal Wi-Fi performance. It is the superior choice for providing faster, stronger Wi-Fi over your home or office.


Concurrent Dual Band Connections

AC12 provides simultaneous dual-band Wi-Fi signals. The 2.4GHz band delivers 300Mbps Wi-Fi for everyday activities like surfing the internet and sending emails. The crystal 5GHz band reaches 867Mbps so you can game online and stream in HD simultaneously. Both bands work at the same time to meet the needs of multiple tasks on different devices.


Strong Signal, Great Coverage

Four external 5dBi antennas powered with advanced antenna technology provide users with larger wireless coverage and wireless signal intensity throughout your large home or office, making weak, dropped connections a thing of the past.


Superior Online Experience with IPv6 & IPTV

Compatible with IPv6, AC12 allows you to enjoy IPv6 services provided by ISP and visit IPv6 websites. IPTV supports IGMP Proxy/Snooping, Bridge and Tag VLAN to optimize IPTV streaming for high network efficiency and superior online experience.


Easy Three-Step Installation

With no need for complicated configuration, you can simply follow the step-by-step instructions on the intuitive webpage to set up your AC12 in minutes.


Advanced Security

WPA/WPA2 encryption creates an active defence against security threats and intruders.


2×2 MIMO

Increases wireless transmission efficiency between multiple devices.


Guest Network

Keep your main network secure with a separate network for guests.

Features

• Supports 802.11ac standard the next generation of Wi-Fi.
• Enjoy smooth online gaming and video streaming with dual band 1200Mbps Wi-Fi.
• 4 External Antennas Greatly Expand Wireless Coverage.
• Guest Network Access provides secure Wi-Fi access for guests sharing your home or office network.
• Easy installation intuitive webpage guides you through the setup process in minutes.

Specifications
Networking, Connectivity & Ports
Model Mercusys AC12
Form-Factor Desktop
Device Type Router
Compatible Internet Connections  
Network Connectivity 10/100
Network Ports
  • 4 x RJ45 10/100 (Fast Ethernet) BaseT for LAN
  • 1 x RJ45 10/100 (Fast Ethernet) BaseT for WAN
Other Connectors N/A
USB Applications  
Wired Protocols IPv6
Total LAN Connections 4
Total WAN Connections 1
64 Bytes L3 Forwarding Performance  
512+ Bytes L3 Forwarding Performance  
Wireless
Wireless Speed 1167 (300+867) Mbps
Wireless Protocols
  • IEEE 802.11a
  • IEEE 802.11ac
  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.11n
Wireless Band Dual Band
Frequency
  • 2.4 GHz
  • 5 GHz
Operation Channel  
Wireless Transmitter Power N/A
Antenna 4 x 5dBi
Core Features
Features
  • DHCP Server
  • Enable/Disable Wireless Radio
  • Guest Network
  • MU-MIMO
Router/Modem Processor  
Internal RAM Memory  
Internal RAM Memory Type  
Internal Flash Memory  
LED Indicators  
Buttons 1 x Reset Button
OS Support  
Max. Power Consumption  
PSU Type External
Security & VPN
Security Protocols
  • Access Control
  • Guest Network
  • IP and MAC Address Binding
  • WPA-PSK
  • WPA2-PSK
Firewall/NAT No
Management
  • DMZ
  • Local Management
  • Port Forwarding
  • Remote Management
  • UPnP
VPN Support  
Physical Specifications
Dimensions 222 x 32 x 140 mm (WxHxD)
Weight  
Additional Specifications
Note N/A
Additional Information
Scan Code LN108422
Model Number AC12
GTIN 6935364072506
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
12 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
TP-LINK
Telephone:
0845 147 0017 (UK) or 0818 229 000 (Ireland)
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Mercusys Dual-Band AC12 V2 AC1200 WiFi Router
Mercusys Dual-Band AC12 V2 AC1200 WiFi Router