TP-Link Archer routers and modem selection
The TP-Link Archer series of Wi-Fi routers not only includes a variety of multi-band devices, there’s even a modem router that has been designed for households like mine that relies on ADSL for their internets.
This family of devices promises to provide homeowners an upgrade to a superfast, stable routers. All Archer routers incorporate the latest 802.11ac wireless standard, which says goodbye to buffering, slow downloads and uploads.
Archer C3200 Wireless Tri-Band Gigabit Router
Posted as being the best for uninterrupted access, the tri-band technology of the Archer C3200 creates three separate Wi-Fi bands.
It also includes a Smart Connect function that enables devices to lock onto the best channel, helping them run faster, is also included.
Archer C2600 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router
Is streaming your thing? The AC2600 lets everyone smoothly surf and stream all at once. The C2600 possesses a combined bandwidth of 2600Mbps.
Its four antennas can penetrate areas previously untouched by Wi-Fi. The TP-Link Tether app enables parents to monitor and control internet access anytime day and night.
Archer AC1900 Touch Screen Wi-Fi Gigabit Router – Touch P5
Are parental controls at the top of your list? Well, the Touch P5 is the answer.
C3150 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Routers
TP-Link points gamers towards their AC3150 routers. These are optimised for gaming, 4K streaming and support for multiple concurrent mobile devices.
AC3150 delivers faster Wi-Fi for every device while intelligently connecting to maximum speeds for smoother gaming and 4K HD streaming.
With 4-Stream and NitroQAM technology, the router sends up to 3150Mbps over 2.4GHz (1000Mbps) and 5GHz (2167Mbps) bands. This should provide peak performance for a pure gaming experience. Lag, dropped connections, and dead zones are a thing of the past with the Archer C3150.
Archer VR2600 Wireless Gigabit VDSL/ADSL Modem Router
Even living in London does not guarantee access to fibre broadband. As you can imagine, I have a lot of networked gadgety devices hooked up. I have a decent router but rely on my service provider’s ADSL modem.
Wi-Fi range is improved thanks to omni-directional coverage, while beamforming technology locks the signal onto wireless enabled devices to prevent drop-outs.
A TP-Link Tether app will manage the device via a smartphone or tablet.
TP-Link Archer routers price and availability
All TP-Link Archer routers can be bought at major high street retail outlets and online.
- C3200 Wireless Tri-Band Gigabit Router RRP £169.99
- C2600 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router RRP £149.99
- C1900 Touch Screen Wi-Fi Gigabit Router – Touch P5 RRP £139.99
- C3150 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router RRP £169.99
- VR2600 Wireless Gigabit VDSL/ADSL Modem Router RRP £199.99