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Scan code: LN93543 Manufacturer code: Archer A5

TP-Link Archer A5 Dual Band AC1200 Router

TP-Link Archer A5 AC1200 Router, 4x Antennas, Dual-Band 2.4+5GHz (300+867Mbps), Fast Ethernet, 802.11ac

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Scan code: LN93543 Manufacturer code: Archer A5
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Product Overview High-Speed Dual Band Wi-Fi for Better Connections
The Archer A5 lets your PC or laptop enjoy connections 3x faster than Wireless N with Wireless AC technology.
With 300Mbps over the 2.4GHz band and 867Mbps over the the crystal clear 5GHz band, the Archer A5 is the superior choice for seamless HD streaming, online gaming and other bandwidth-intensive tasks.

Innovative Antenna Design for Maximum Coverage
Four well-ordered antennas make all of your connections more efficient and stable. Advanced antenna technology increases the receiving sensitivity to enlarge Wi-Fi coverage for your home.

Easy Parental Control
Supervise children and staff with responsible access, controlled by parents or administrators. Use key words to easily set up a black list and limit the level of web access.

Guest Network Access
Allow guests to join your Wi-Fi network, while protecting your privacy. Make sharing easy, maintain security.

Efficient Guest Authentication with Facebook
Captive portal helps maintain only authorized guests to use the network, presenting devices with a convenient, user-friendly authentication method to grant Wi-Fi access. Easily share your facebook account to anyone who connects to your network.

Easy Setup and Use
Set up the Archer A5 in minutes thanks to its intuitive web interface and the powerful Tether app. Tether also lets you manage its network settings from any Android or iOS device, including parental controls and access control. Features • Supports 802.11ac standard.
• Simultaneous 2.4GHz 300 Mbps and 5GHz 867 Mbps connections for 1200 Mbps of total available bandwidth.
• 4 external antennas provide stable wireless connections and optimal coverage.
• Easy network management at your fingertips with TP-Link Tether.
• Supports IGMP Proxy/Snooping, Bridge and Tag VLAN to optimize IPTV streaming.
• Supports Access Point mode to create a new Wi-Fi access point.
Specifications
Networking, Connectivity & Ports
Model Archer A5
Form-Factor Desktop
Device Type Router
Compatible Internet Connections Cable-based Modems
Network Connectivity
  • 10/100
  • Wireless LAN
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
  • IPv4
  • IPv6
Total LAN Connections  
Total WAN Connections  
64 Bytes L3 Forwarding Performance  
512+ Bytes L3 Forwarding Performance Unknown
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 CE: <20dBm(2.4GHz), <23dBm(5GHz) - FCC: <30dBm
Antenna 4x External
Core Features
Features
  • DynDNS
  • Parental Control
Router/Modem Processor  
Internal RAM Memory  
Internal RAM Memory Type  
Internal Flash Memory  
LED Indicators
  • 1 x 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi LED
  • 1 x 5 GHz Wi-Fi LED
  • 1 x Internet LED
  • 1 x Power LED
Buttons
  • 1 x Power Button
  • 1 x Reset Button
  • 1 x WPS Button
OS Support
  • Linux
  • Mac OS
  • UNIX
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP
Max. Power Consumption Unknown W
PSU Type  
Security & VPN
Security Protocols
  • WEP (128 bit)
  • WEP (64 bit)
  • WPA
  • WPA-PSK
  • WPA2
  • WPA2-PSK
Firewall/NAT No
Management  
VPN Support
  • IPSec Pass-Through
  • L2TP Pass-Through
  • PPTP Pass-Through
Physical Specifications
Dimensions 229.87 x 36.85 x 144.19 mm (WxHxD)
Weight  
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
24 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
12 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
tp-link
Telephone:
0845 147 0017
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TP-Link Archer A5 Dual Band AC1200 Router
TP-Link Archer A5 Dual Band AC1200 Router