Archer C7

AC1750 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router

  • Supports 802.11ac standard - 3 times faster than wireless N speeds
  • Simultaneous 2.4GHz 450 Mbps and 5GHz 1300 Mbps connections for 1.75Gbps of total available bandwidth
  • USB Port - easily shares files & media with networked devices or remotely via FTP server
  • Guest Network Access - provides secure Wi-Fi access for guests sharing your home or office network
  • TP-Link OneMesh TM – Simplest way to form a Mesh network with a single Wi-Fi name for seamless whole-home coverage
  • Easy setup and management with Tether App
  • AC1750 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router - Archer C7

  • Why 802.11ac

The New York Times

“The Best Router
for Most People”

AC1750 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router

Archer C7

 

*A review of dozens of wireless routers by the New York Times in collaboration with The Wirecutter concluded that the Archer C7 is the best option for most consumers.

The New Wi-Fi Standard for an Advanced Online Experience

The Archer C7 is a fast 802.11ac router with incredible range. It's better than many routers that are twice as expensive. This advanced Wi-Fi is designed for high-traffic online activities and can help to run applications at triple the speed of the previous 802.11n standard.

  • 1300Mbps
  • 450Mbps

Concurrent Dual Band Connections for Lag-Free Work and Entertainment

The Archer C7 operates both the 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands, ensuring amazing wireless performance. 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.

External Antennas with Dual Band Wi-Fi Greatly Expand Wireless Coverage

Three external antennas with advanced connection technology allow you to maintain impressive speeds. With antennas serving both the 2.4GHz and 5GHz band, you can enjoy incredible wireless coverage and reliability in any part of your large home or office.

  • 5GHz
    The crystal clean 5GHz band is ideal for HD streaming and gaming, creating a blazing-fast network.
  • 2.4GHz
    The 2.4GHz band provide stable and strong Wi-Fi signal for everyday tasks, like browsing and surfing.

Versatile USB Connectivity

A USB 2.0 port makes the Archer C7 a truly resourceful gateway. Share a hard drive full of media through your home network, or via an ftp server whenever you’re away.

  • FTP Server
  • Media Server
  • Storage Sharing

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 standard Ethernet connections.
The Archer C7 is a powerful hub to support a robust and extremely fast wired network.

  • Power
  • Power On/Off
  • Reset
  • Gigabit WAN Port
  • 4 Gigabit LAN Ports
  • WPS/Wi-Fi

TP-Link OneMesh™ :
Flexibly Create a Whole-Home Wi-Fi

OneMesh™ is a simple way to form a Mesh network with a single Wi-Fi name for seamless whole-home coverage. Just connect a OneMeshTM range extender to a OneMesh™ router. No more searching around for a stable connection.

Learn More about OneMesh™ >>

  •  

    Wi-Fi Dead-Zone Killer

    Eliminate weak signal areas with Wi-Fi coverage for the whole house

  •  

    Smart Roaming

    Uninterrupted streaming when moving around your home

  •  

    One Wi-Fi Name

    No more switching Wi-Fi network names

  •  

    Unified Management

    Manage the whole-home Wi-Fi by managing the central node via Tether app/Web UI

  •  

    Traditional Router with Extender

  •  

    OneMesh™ Router + Range Extender

Enjoy a Mesh Network with Your Existing Router

Want a Mesh network? Hesitate on whether to replace your existing router and buy a Mesh set?
TP-Link OneMesh™ resolves your dilemma.

Check whether your existing router supports OneMesh >>

  • Parental Controls
    Manage when and how connected devices can access the internet
  • IPv6 Supported
    Supports IPv6, the next generation of Internet protocol, helping you to future-proof your network.
  • Quality of Service
    Prioritizes devices or applications to give faster performance where you need it.
WIRELESS
Standards Wi-Fi 5
IEEE 802.11ac/n/a 5 GHz
IEEE 802.11n/b/g 2.4 GHz
WiFi Speeds AC1750
5 GHz: 1300 Mbps (802.11ac)
2.4 GHz: 450 Mbps (802.11n)
WiFi Range 3 Bedroom Houses
3× Fixed High-Performance Antennas
Multiple antennas form a signal-boosting array to cover more directions and large areas
WiFi Capacity Medium
Dual-Band
Allocate devices to different bands for optimal performance
Working Modes Router Mode
Access Point Mode
HARDWARE
Processor Qualcomm CPU
Ethernet Ports 1× Gigabit WAN Port
4× Gigabit LAN Ports
USB Support 1× USB 2.0 Port

Supported Partition Formats:
NTFS, FAT32

Supported Functions:
FTP Server
Media Server
Samba Server
Buttons Wi-Fi On/Off Button
Power On/Off Button
WPS/Reset Button
Power 12 V ⎓ 1.5 A
SECURITY
WiFi Encryption WPA
WPA2
WPA/WPA2-Enterprise (802.1x)
Network Security SPI Firewall
Access Control
IP & MAC Binding
Application Layer Gateway
Guest Network 1× 5 GHz Guest Network
1× 2.4 GHz Guest Network
VPN Server OpenVPN
PPTP
SOFTWARE
Protocols IPv4
IPv6
OneMesh™ OneMesh™ Supported
Without replacing your existing devices or buying a whole new WiFi ecosystem, OneMesh™ helps you create a more flexible network that covers your entire home with TP-Link OneMesh™ products.
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Parental Controls URL Filtering
Time Controls
WAN Types Dynamic IP
Static IP
PPPoE
PPTP
L2TP
Quality of Service QoS by Device
Cloud Service OTA Firmware Upgrade
TP-Link ID
DDNS
NAT Forwarding Port Forwarding
Port Triggering
DMZ
UPnP
IPTV IGMP Proxy
IGMP Snooping
Bridge
Tag VLAN
DHCP Address Reservation
DHCP Client List
Server
DDNS TP-Link
NO-IP
DynDNS
Management Tether App
Webpage
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PHYSICAL
Dimensions (W×D×H) 9.6 × 6.4 × 1.3 in
(243 × 160.6 × 32.5 mm)
Package Contents Wi-Fi Router Archer C7
Power Adapter
RJ45 Ethernet Cable
Quick Installation Guide
OTHER
System Requirements Internet Explorer 11+, Firefox 12.0+, Chrome 20.0+, Safari 4.0+, or other JavaScript-enabled browser

Cable or DSL Modem (if needed)

Subscription with an internet service provider (for internet access)
Certifications FCC, CE, RoHS
Environment Operating Temperature: 0℃~40℃ (32℉ ~104℉)
Storage Temperature: -40℃~70℃ (-40℉ ~158℉)
Operating Humidity: 10%~90% non-condensing
Storage Humidity: 5%~90% non-condensing
TEST DATA
WiFi Transmission Power CE:
<20dBm(2.4GHz)
<23dBm(5GHz)
FCC:
<30dBm
WiFi Reception Sensitivity 5GHz:
11a 6Mbps-96dBm
11a 54Mbps: -79dBm
11ac HT20: -71dBm
11ac HT40: -66dBm
11ac HT80: -63dBm
2.4GHz:
11g 54M: -77dBm
11n HT20: -74dBm
11n HT40: -72dBm
Awards
  • Price Tip
    ArcherC7 won award from CHIP Test&Kauf in Germany.
    2013, Germany
  • Performance
    Archer C7 received a performance award from Play3r in UK.
    2013, UK
  • Product of the Year
    Archer C7 won Product of the Year from PCKOLOJİ magazine in Turkey.
    2013, Turkey
  • Archer C7 was nominated “Preis-Leistungs-Sieger” by Computerbild in issue 5/2014.
    2014, Germany
  • BEST PRODUCT 2014
    Archer C7 has received award BEST PRODUCT 2014 – SILVER from PUREPC.PL.
    2015, Poland

*Maximum wireless signal rates are the physical rates derived from IEEE Standard 802.11 specifications. Actual wireless data throughput and wireless coverage are not guaranteed and will vary as a result of 1) environmental factors, including building materials, physical objects, and obstacles,  2) network conditions, including local interference, volume and density of traffic, product location, network complexity, and network overhead, and 3) client limitations, including rated performance, location, connection, quality, and client condition.    

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