TP-Link Archer A5 AC1200 Wireless Dual-Band Wi-Fi Router

BH #TPARCHERA5 • MFR #ARCHER A5
TP-Link Archer A5 AC1200 Wireless Dual-Band Wi-Fi Router
Key Features
  • Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
  • Up to 1200 Mb/s Total Wi-Fi Throughput
  • 2.4 GHz / 5 GHz (Dual-Band)
  • 2 x External Antennas
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Take control of your wireless home network with the Archer A5 AC1200 Wireless Dual-Band Wi-Fi Router from TP-Link. Equipped with a pair of external antennas and capable of up to 1200 Mb/s total Wi-Fi data throughput, the Archer A5 comes equipped with a Fast Ethernet WAN port and four Fast Ethernet LAN ports, ideal for wired connections to computers, game consoles, and other Ethernet-enabled devices.
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TP-Link A5 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Bandwidth Control
  • 3Guest Network
  • 4Parental Controls
  • 5Access Control
  • 6Access Point Mode
  • 7Easy Setup
  • 8WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup)
  • 9IPv6
  • 10Wireless Functions
  • 11WAN Type
  • 12Management Features
  • 13DHCP
  • 14Port Forwarding
  • 15Dynamic DNS
  • 16VPN Passthrough
  • 17Access Control
  • 18Firewall Security
  • 19System Requirements

Take control of your wireless home network with the Archer A5 AC1200 Wireless Dual-Band Wi-Fi Router from TP-Link. Equipped with a pair of external antennas and capable of up to 1200 Mb/s total Wi-Fi data throughput, the Archer A5 comes equipped with a Fast Ethernet WAN port and four Fast Ethernet LAN ports, ideal for wired connections to computers, game consoles, and other Ethernet-enabled devices.

The Archer A5's bandwidth control features let you manage how much network bandwidth is allowed for gaming and streaming, or you can choose to limit connection speeds. Support for a separate guest network makes it easy to grant Wi-Fi access to visitors while helping to ensure network security. Parental controls let you restrict online access for children, while the TP-Link Tether App for iOS and Android lets you set up and manage your Wi-Fi network using your smartphone.

Bandwidth Control

Enables bandwidth management, allowing you to allocate more data for gaming or streaming, or you can limit connection speeds to keep people on task. Supports IGMP proxy/snooping as well as VLAN bridging and tagging to optimize IPTV streaming.

Guest Network

Provides secure access for guests to connect to your Wi-Fi network. Easily share your network while minimizing security risks.

Parental Controls

Allows the network administrator to restrict access for children, as well as limit access levels and connection time.

Access Control

Select which devices are allowed to connect to your network to help keep it secure.

Access Point Mode

Allows you to transform an existing wired network into a wireless network.

Easy Setup

Set up the Archer A5 in minutes thanks to its intuitive web interface and the Tether app for iOS and Android. The app also lets you manage your network settings, including parental controls and access control.

WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup)

Allows for secure, one-button Wi-Fi connections with supported wireless devices.

IPv6

Support for the IPv6 standard helps to future-proof your network.

Wireless Functions

  • Enable/disable wireless radio
  • WDS bridge
  • Wireless statistics
  • WAN Type

  • Dynamic IP
  • Static IP
  • PPPoE
  • BigPond
  • L2TP (dual access)
  • PPTP (dual access)
  • Management Features

  • Access control
  • Local management
  • Remote management
  • DHCP

  • Server
  • Client
  • DHCP client list
  • Address reservation
  • Port Forwarding

  • Virtual server
  • Port triggering
  • UPnP
  • DMZ
  • Dynamic DNS

  • DynDns
  • Comexe
  • NO-IP
  • VPN Passthrough

  • PPTP
  • L2TP
  • IPSec
  • Access Control

  • Local management control
  • Host list
  • Access schedule
  • Rule management
  • Firewall Security

  • DoS, SPI firewall
  • IP, MAC address, and domain filters
  • IP and MAC address binding
  • System Requirements

  • Windows XP or later
  • macOS
  • NetWare
  • UNIX
  • Linux
  • UPC: 845973099916

    TP-Link A5 Specs

    Wireless
    Wireless Frequency Bands2.4 GHz, 5 GHz Dual-Band
    Number of Antennas2
    MU-MIMO SupportNone
    WLAN ModeWi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
    Sensitivity-60 to -76 dBm
    Transmit Power30 dBm
    Supported ProtocolsIGMP Snooping
    IPv4
    IPv6
    MAC Filtering
    WMM
    Antenna PlacementExternal (Integrated)
    Interface
    Ports4 x 10/100 Mb/s Ethernet (RJ45) (Console)
    1 x 10/100 Mb/s Ethernet (RJ45) (Uplink)
    USB Sharing SupportNo
    Performance
    Throughput1200 Mb/s Total
    2.4 GHz: 300 Mb/s 
    5 GHz: 867 Mb/s 
    Security
    Guest Network SupportYes
    Wireless SecurityWEP 64, WEP 128, WPA, WPA-PSK, WPA2, WPA2-PSK
    VPN SupportNone
    Firewall SupportSPI
    Hardware
    Supported IEEE Standards802.11ac, 802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
    Electrical
    DC Input Power VDC at 1 A
    Environmental
    Operating Temperature32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C
    Storage Temperature-40 to 158°F / -40 to 70°C
    Operating Humidity10 to 90%
    Storage Humidity5 to 90%
    General
    CertificationsFCC, RoHS, as per Manufacturer
    Dimensions7.2 x 4.9 x 1.3" / 182.88 x 124.46 x 33.02 mm
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight1.35 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH)11.2 x 8.9 x 2.7"
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