Game Like You've Never Gamed Before
Faster Speed for More Devices
Archer C5400 delivers combined Tri-Band Wi-Fi speeds to 5334Mbps, letting you dedicate an entire band to gaming without slowing down your network. With Smart Connect, devices run even faster by assigning them to the best available channel to balance network demand. Signal Rate 5GHz Band1: Up to 2167Mbps, 5GHz Band2: Up to 2167Mbps and 2.4GHz: Up to 1000Mbps and Frequency is 2.4GHz and 5GHz.
NitroQAM and 4-Stream Support Maximum Wi-Fi Speed
The Archer C5400 gets a performance boosts of up to 25%, thanks to NitroQAM (1024-QAM) and 4-Stream. These advanced technologies allow the router’s 2.4GHz band and both of its 5GHz bands to provide industry-leading speeds of up to 1000Mbps and 2167Mbps, respectively. With NitroQAM and 4-Stream, you can game at the highest settings, free of lag.
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.
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.
Lightning-Fast Wired Connections
Large File Sharing
- External hard drives can connect directly to the Archer C5400 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.
Easy Setup and Use
Set up the Archer C5400 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.
Other Added Features Include:
- Keep your main network secure by creating a separate network for guests and visitors.
- Manage when and how connected devices can access the Internet.
- Setup a secure connection between your private networks to the Internet.
|Number of USB 2.0 Ports||1|
|Number of USB 3.0 Ports||1|
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|Item model number||Archer C5400|
|Operating System||Microsoft Windows 98SE, NT, 2000, XP, Vista or Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1/10 MAC OS, NetWare, UNIX or Linux|
|Item Weight||3 pounds|
|Product Dimensions||9.1 x 9.1 x 1.7 inches|
|Item Dimensions L x W x H||9.1 x 9.1 x 1.7 inches|
|Batteries||1 Lithium ion batteries required.|
Intelligent Antenna Array for Ultimate Range
Eight dual-band antennas send strong Wi-Fi across your home, letting you game on your mobile devices where you want, from your favorite spot on the couch to the comfort of your bed.
With its powerful antennas, the Archer C5400 lets you take your gaming laptop to areas you never could, like your basement or the backyard, without having to worry about a weak Wi-Fi signal ruining the fun.
HomeCare for Protecting Every Device
TP-Link HomeCare powered by Trend Micro* comes with antivirus, parental controls and QoS.
Automatically protects every Wi-Fi device in your home, including smart devices and gaming consoles, from viruses and hacking.
Continuously guards against cyber threats.
3-in-1 solution: Wi-Fi, Antivirus and Parental Controls in one.
*Free 3-year subscription of TP-Link HomeCare powered by Trend Micro included. Deactivation will disable certain security features.
Tri-Band and MU-MIMO for Handling Multiple Devices
Wave 2 Tri-Band and MU-MIMO technology double throughput, allowing the Archer C5400 to handle multiple devices at once and boosting performance across each of its three Wi-Fi bands to create lightning-fast connections.
With Tri-Band and MU-MIMO, you can ramp up your games to the most extreme settings while streaming live events at the highest resolution—all without slowing down your Wi-Fi.
XStream Architecture for Powerful Processing
The Archer C5400’s advanced hardware delivers the best performance with every device in your home. Its XStream architecture includes a 1.4 GHz dual-core processor and three co-processors. While the co-processors handle each Wi-Fi band, the dual-core CPU takes care of everything else. The result is lag-free Wi-Fi for all your devices, including Xboxes, PlayStations and PCs.
The router’s processing brainpower also keeps your Wi-Fi running smoothly when you’re downloading files at the same time you’re gaming. This allows everyone in your home to enjoy what they love most, whether that’s watching 4K movies, gaming, streaming music or all of the above.
Alexa and IFTTT
Voice Controls with Alexa.
Turn the router’s LED panel on or off, or set automatic on and off times through night mode.
Activate WPS to add a new device.
Ask Alexa to share the guest Wi-Fi password.
Turn the guest Wi-Fi on and off.
Prioritize a device or an activity.
Run a speed test.
What You Can Do with IFTTT.
Trigger actions when devices connect, drop or are added to your network.
Example of an Action: Press the IFTTT button to have your router prioritize Wi-Fi to a preset device.
Bandwidth Prioritization for Better Performance
Quality of Service (QoS) controls let you choose which of your devices and activities have priority when everyone is online at the same time. Choose between gaming, streaming or other activities to keep your connections fast when you’re doing the things you love.
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