AC5200 Wireless Tri-Band MU-MIMO Gigabit Router Archer C5200

  • Boost Your Wi-Fi - Advanced NitroQAMTM (1024-QAM) and 4-Stream technology increase maximum 5GHz Wi-Fi speeds by 25%, achieving combined Wi-Fi speeds of up to 5134Mbps
  • More Bands, More Devices - Tri-Band Wi-Fi offers three distinct wireless bands for more devices
  • Multiple Reliable Connections - MU-MIMO* allows the router to achieve 4X efficiency by communicating with up to four devices at once
  • Smoother Performance - Smart Connect automatically assigns each device to the best available band to achieve optimal performance
  • Powerful Processing - Ultra-Fast 1.4GHz Dual-Core CPU and 3 co-processors provide fast and stable overall performance
  • Maximized Range - 8 External Antennas maximize the Wi-Fi coverage and enhance the wireless connections

Game Like You‘ve
Never Gamed Before

AC5200 Wireless Tri-Band MU-MIMO Gigabit Router

Faster Speed
for More Devices

Archer C5200 delivers combined Tri-Band Wi-Fi speeds to 5134Mbps, letting you dedicate an entire band to gaming without slowing down your network.

Smart Connect helps devices run even faster by assigning them to the best available channel to balance network demand.

Learn more about Smart Connect >
Learn more about Tri-Band >
2.4GHz
800Mbps

Shopping online, streaming music, and browsing on laptops, tablets, and smartphones

5GHz-1 & 5GHz-2
2167Mbps each

Gaming online and watching 4K video on consoles, performance PCs, and smart TVs

2.4GHz/ 800Mbps
Online shopping/Music streaming / Browsing

5GHz-1 & 5GHz-2/ 2167Mbps each
Online gaming / 4K HD video streaming

NitroQAMTM and 4-Stream
Support Maximum Wi-Fi Speed

The Archer C5200 gets a performance boosts of up to 25%, thanks to NitroQAM™ (1024-QAM) and 4-Stream. These advanced technologies allow the router’s 5GHz bands to provide industry-leading speeds of up to 2167Mbps. With NitroQAM and 4-Stream, you can game at the highest settings without lagging.

25%

BOOST

  •   Archer C5200
  •   Previous gen
  • 5GHz-1 & 5GHz-2
    2167Mbps each
 
 

MU-MIMO* for Non-Stop Entertainment on All Your Devices

UP TO
FASTER

The Archer C5200 does more than just create faster Wi-Fi, it helps your devices achieve optimal performance by making communication more efficient. With MU-MIMO technology1, the Archer C5200 can provide four simultaneous data streams, allowing all connected devices to achieve speeds up to 4X faster than standard AC routers.

Learn more about MU-MIMO technology >
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  • Traditional Router Sends data to one device at a time
  • MU-MIMO Router Simultaneously sends data to multiple devices

MU-MIMO* for Running All Devices At Once

With MU-MIMO technology, the Archer C5200 can provide four simultaneous data streams, allowing all connected devices to achieve speeds up to 4X faster.

Learn more about MU-MIMO technology >
Traditional Router
Sends data to one device at a time
MU-MIMO Router
Simultaneously sends data to multiple devices

Innovative Technology Empowers Home Entertainment

The router serves as a powerful entertainment hub for your home that is capable of supporting multiple simultaneous HD video streams, online gaming, and other online activities without slowing down. Superior range and coverage keeps your devices connected, near or far.

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Maximized Range and Efficiency

Eight antennas with Beamforming technology detect the locations of your connected devices and concentrate wireless signal strength toward them. This makes all of your connections more efficient and stable, improving network performance, even in medium-sized offices and public cafes.

  • Beamforming
  • Other Router without Beamforming
  • Without Beamforming

Powerful Processing Architecture

A Powerful 1.4GHz CPU with three distinct co-processors powers through multiple complex tasks and demanding applications with ease. Elite processing allows the router to support multiple highly demanding applications at the same time.

Broadcom 1.4GHz  Dual-Core processor for fast, stable performance

Co-processor for optimized Wi-Fi performance over the 5GHz-1 Wi-Fi band

Co-processor for optimized Wi-Fi performance over the 5GHz-2 Wi-Fi band

Co-processor for optimized Wi-Fi performance over the 2.4GHz Wi-Fi band

Lightning-Fast Wired Connections

Large File Sharing
External hard drives can connect directly to the Archer C5200 via its USB 3.0 and 2.0 ports, making it easy to share large files, photos, music and video across your network.
Smooth Gaming and Streaming
To help your wired devices achieve peak performance for smooth gaming and streaming, the four Gigabit Ethernet ports operate 10x faster than standard Ethernet.
  • USB 2.0
  • Full Gigabit Ports
  • USB 3.0
  •   3G/4G Dongle
  •   Flash Drive
  •   Hard Disk
  •   Digital Camera
  •   Printer

Powerful Processing Architecture

A 1.4GHz CPU with three distinct co-processors powers through multiple complex tasks and demanding applications with ease.

Broadcom 1.4GHz  Dual-Core processor for fast, stable performance

 

Co-processor for optimized Wi-Fi performance over the 5GHz-1 Wi-Fi band

 

Co-processor for optimized Wi-Fi performance over the 5GHz-2 Wi-Fi band

 

Co-processor for optimized Wi-Fi performance over the 2.4GHz Wi-Fi band

 

Lightning-Fast Wired Connections

Archer C5200 makes it easy to share 3G/4G connections and large files across your network via its USB 3.0 and 2.0 ports. Four Gigabit Ethernet ports operate 10X faster than standard Ethernet ports, helping your wired devices achieve peak performance.

Easy Setup and Use

Set up the Archer C5200 in minutes thanks to its intuitive web interface and the powerful Tether app. Tether lets you manage network settings, including parental controls and media sharing preferences, from any Android or iOS device.

Set up the Archer C5200 from any Android or iOS device in minutes thanks to its intuitive web interface and the powerful Tether app.

Learn more about the intuitive web interface > Learn more about Tether App >
  •   Guest Network
    Keep your main network secure by creating a separate network for guests and visitors
  •   Parental Controls
    Manage when and how connected devices can access the Internet
  •   VPN
    Server
    Setup a secure connection between your private networks to the Internet
  •   Advanced Security
    Defend against security threats with advanced encryption

* MU-MIMO feature requires free firmware upgrade to enable, currently not available. Once available, firmware upgrade may be found on http://www.tp-link.us/download/Archer-C5200.html#Firmware. MU-MIMO capability requires both router and client device to support MU-MIMO. Two or more MU-MIMO enabled devices must be connected to achieve faster performance.

WIRELESS FEATURES
Signal Rate 5GHz Band1: Up to 2167Mbps
5GHz Band2: Up to 2167Mbps
2.4GHz: Up to 800Mbps
OTHERS
Package Contents AC5200 Wireless Tri-Band MU-MIMO Gigabit Router
Archer C5200
Power supply unit
Ethernet Cable
Quick Installation Guide