TP-LINK - Archer C5 AC1200 Dual-Band Wi-Fi Router - Black

Your connected home gets even better with this TP-LINK router. Enjoy superior Wi-Fi performance, simultaneous bands that let everyone in the house work and play at the same time, and the downloadable Tether app to monitor your network from anywhere.

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What's Included

  • Archer C5 AC1200 Dual-Band Wireless Router
  • Antennas
  • Power supply
  • Ethernet cable
  • Resource CD
  • Owner's manual

Ratings & Reviews

Overall Customer Rating:
Rating 4.2 out of 5 stars.
84% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (25 out of 30)

Product Features


Browse the web, play games online, and stream media at the same time with data speeds of up to 1.2 Gbps on a dual-band 2.4GHz/5.0GHz frequency.

2 detachable antennas

Intensify your network signal. Take advantage of omnidirectional wireless coverage throughout the house.

Tether app

Set up your router, check its status, and monitor everyone on your home network. Download the app for iOS and Android devices.

Built-in Ethernet and USB connections

Support your wired network or share and print wirelessly. Get faster HD media, online gaming, and more with 4 Gigabit LAN ports, 1 Gigabit WAN port, and 2 USB 2.0 ports.

Internet protection

Keep your data safe with 64/128-bit WEP, WPA/WPA2, WPA/WPA2-PSK, SPI Firewall and DoS protection. Plus, you can set parental controls and guest networks when you need them.

System requirements

Microsoft Windows 98SE, NT, 2000, XP, Vista, 7 or 8, MAC OS, NetWare, UNIX or Linux.

Overall Customer Rating

84%of customers recommend this product.



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    • Brand Response


      January 19, 2016

      Dear Chasman55,

      Thank you for taking the time to review our product.

      We are sorry to hear that you are experiencing these persistent issues with our router.

      At this time, we would appreciate the opportunity to follow up with you to discuss further details regarding your case.

      Once you have a moment, please send us an email including your contact information along with a copy and paste of your review to the email address provided below and one of our support agents will happily reach out for further assistance.

      We look forward to working with you soon.

      Best Regards!
      TP-LINK Support Team
      866) 225-8139

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