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TP-LINK Archer C5 IEEE 802.11ac Ethernet Wireless Router - 2.40 GHz ISM Band - 5 GHz UNII Band - 2 x Antenna(2 x External) - 1200 Mbit/s Wireless Speed - 4 x Network Port - 1 x Broadband Port - USB - Gigabit Ethernet - VPN Supported - Desktop

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802.11ac - The Next Generation of Wi-Fi

TP-LINK's Archer C5 comes with the next generation Wi-Fi standard - 802.11ac, 3 times faster than wireless N speeds and delivering a combined wireless data transfer rate of up to 1.2Gbps. With 867Mbps wireless speeds over the crystal clear 5GHz band and 300Mbps over the 2.4GHz band, the Archer C5 is the superior choice for seamless HD streaming, online gaming and other bandwidth-intensive tasks. 

1.2Gbps Dual Band Connections for Lag-Free Work and Entertainment

The Archer C5 operates over both the 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands, ensuring amazing wireless performance. Simultaneous Dual Band offers you the flexibility of two dedicated networks - with multiple times the bandwidth for your needs. Simple tasks like sending e-mails or web browsing can be handled by the 2.4GHz band while bandwidth intensive tasks like online gaming or HD video streaming can be processed by the 5GHz band - all at the same time. 

2 Dual Band detachable Antennas for Fully Expanded Coverage

With  2 external dual band detachable antennas combined with higher quality antenna technology, you can maintain high speeds across greater distances. This provides you with incredible wireless coverage and reliability from anywhere in your large home or office.

Full Gigabit Wired Connections for Ultrafast Data Transfer Speeds

With one gigabit WAN port and four gigabit LAN ports, speeds can be up to 10× faster than fast Ethernet connections. The Archer C5 is a powerful hub to support a robust and extremely fast wired network.

Dual Multifunctional USB Ports for Storage and Sharing

With the two multi-functional USB 2.0 ports, you can share a printer locally and files & media with networked devices or remotely via FTP server.

TP-lINK Tether - Easy Network Management at Your Fingertips

TP-LINK Tether provides the easiest way to access and manage your router with your iOS or Android devices. From setup to parental control, Tether provides a simple, intuitive user interface to see what the status of your router is, who's online and what their privileges are.

Guest Network

Guest Network Access provides secure Wi-Fi access for guests sharing your home or office network. 

Easy Set-up

Included in the resource CD, TP-LINK's optimized configuration utility can help users complete the entire software installation and wireless network settings in just a few minutes. 

IPv6 Supported

Archer C5 supports IPv6, which is foundational to the next generation Internet and enables a range of new services and improved user experiences.

General Information
Manufacturer:TP-LINK Technologies Co., Ltd
Manufacturer Part Number:Archer C5
Manufacturer Website Address:
Brand Name:TP-LINK
Product Line:Archer
Product Model:C5
Product Name:AC1200 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router Archer C5
Product Type:Wireless Router
Wireless Specifications
Broadband Transmission Technology:Ethernet
Wireless LAN Standard:IEEE 802.11ac
ISM Band:Yes
UNII Band:Yes
ISM Maximum Frequency:2.40 GHz
UNII Maximum Frequency:5 GHz
Total Number of Antennas:2
Number of External Antennas:2
Antenna Gain:5 dBi
Antenna Type:Omnidirectional Antenna
Antenna Connector:RP-SMA Connector
Wireless Transmission Speed:1200 Mbit/s
Wireless Security:
  • 64/128-bit WEP
  • WPA
  • WPA2
  • WPA2-PSK
  • WPS
Features:Print Server, Quality of Service (QoS)
Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports:4
Network (RJ-11):No
PoE (RJ-45) Port:No
Management Port:No
Number of Broadband (RJ-45) Ports:1
Network & Communication
Ethernet Technology:Gigabit Ethernet
Network Technology:10/100/1000Base-T
VPN Supported:Yes
Management & Protocols
  • DHCP
  • Remote Management
Security Features:
  • PPPoE
  • L2TP
  • PPTP
  • DMZ
  • Parental Control
  • DoS
  • SPI Firewall
  • IP Address Filter
  • MAC Address Filter
  • Domain Filter
  • IP and MAC Address Binding
Power Description
Power Source:AC Adapter
Physical Characteristics
Form Factor:Desktop
Height:1.3" (33 mm)
Width:9.6" (243.8 mm)
Depth:6.4" (162.6 mm)
Package Contents:
  • AC1200 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router Archer C5
  • 2 x Detachable antennas
  • Power supply unit
  • Resource CD
  • Ethernet Cable
  • Quick Installation Guide
System Requirements:Microsoft Windows 98SE, NT, 2000, XP, Vista or Windows 7, Windows 8, MAC OS, NetWare, UNIX or Linux
Environmentally Friendly:Yes
Environmental Certification:RoHS

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