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TP-Link AC5400 Wireless Tri-Band MU-MIMO Gigabit Router - ARCHERC5400

Product Details

TP-Link AC5400 Wireless Tri-Band MU-MIMO Gigabit Router - ARCHERC5400

Key Features:

  • Boost Your Wi-Fi - Advanced NitroQAMTM (1024-QAM) and 4-Stream technology increase maximum Wi-Fi speeds on all bands by 25%, achieving combined Wi-Fi speeds of up to 5334Mbps
  • 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


  • 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.
    Smart Connect helps devices run even faster by assigning them to the best available channel to balance network demand.
    • 2.4GHz 1000Mbps: 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
  • NitroQAMTM 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 without lagging.
  • MU-MIMO for Non-Stop Entertainment on All Your Devices
    The Archer C5400 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 C5400 can provide four simultaneous data streams, allowing all connected devices to achieve speeds up to 4X faster than standard AC routers.
    • 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.
  • 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.
  • Powerful Processing Architecture
    A Powerful 1.4 GHz 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.
    • Co-Processor for optimized Wi-Fi performance over the 2.4GHz & 5GH-1 Wi-Fi band
    • Broadcom 1.4 GHz Dual Core processor for fast, stable performance
  • 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.
  • 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


Hardware Features

  • Interface:
    • 4 10/100/1000Mbps LAN Ports,
    • 1 10/100/1000Mbps WAN Port
    • 1 USB 3.0 Port + 1 USB 2.0 Port
  • Button:
    • Wireless On/Off Button
    • Power On/off Button
    • LED On/off Button
    • WPS Button
    • Reset Button
  • Antenna: 8 high-performance antennas
  • External Power Supply: 12V/5A

Wireless Features

  • Wireless Standards:
    • IEEE 802.11ac/n/a 5GHz
    • IEEE 802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz
  • Frequency: 2.4GHz and 5GHz
  • Signal Rate:
    • 5GHz Band1: Up to 2167Mbps
    • 5GHz Band2: Up to 2167Mbps
    • 2.4GHz: Up to 1000Mbps
  • Reception Sensitivity:
    • 5GHz:
      • 11a 6Mbps: -94dBm
      • 11a 54Mbps: -76dBm
      • 11ac HT20 (MCS8): -68dBm 11ac HT20 (MCS11): -61dBm
      • 11ac HT40 (MCS9): -64dBm, 11ac HT40 (MCS11): -57dBm
      • 11ac HT80: -60dBm
    • 2.4GHz :
      • 11g 54M: -77dBm
      • 11n HT20 (MCS8): -73dBm, 11ac HT20 (MCS11): -63dBm
  • Wireless Functions: Enable/Disable Wireless Radio, WMM, Wireless Statistics
  • Wireless Security: 64/128-bit WEP, WPA/WPA2, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK encryption
  • Transmission Power:
    • CE:
      • <20dBm(2.4GHz)
      • <23dBm(5.15GHz to 5.35GHz)
      • <23dBm(5.47GHz to 5.725GHz)
      • FCC: <30dBm
  • Guest Network:
    • 2.4GHz guest network × 1
    • 5GHz guest network × 2

Software Features

  • Quality of Service: WMM, Bandwidth Control
  • WAN Type:
    • Dynamic IP/Static IP/PPPoE/
    • PPTP(Dual Access)/L2TP(Dual Access)
  • Management:
    • Access Control
    • Local Management
    • Remote Management
  • DHCP: Server, Client, DHCP Client List, Address Reservation
  • Port Forwarding: Virtual Server, Port Triggering, UPnP, DMZ
  • Dynamic DNS: DynDns, NO-IP
  • VPN Pass-Through: PPTP, L2TP, IPSec
  • Access Control: Parental Control, Local Management Control, Host List, Access Schedule, Rule Management
  • Protocols: Supports IPv4 and IPv6
  • USB Sharing: Support Samba(Storage)/FTP Server/Media Server/ Printer Server


  • Certification: CE, FCC, RoHS
  • System Requirements: Microsoft Windows 98SE, NT, 2000, XP, Vista™ or Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1/10 MAC OS, NetWare, UNIX or Linux
  • 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

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 1.7"
  • Width: 9.1"
  • Depth: 9.1"

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 2.8 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 2 Years Limited
California customers: Proposition 65 WARNING - learn more
Key Features
Advanced NitroQAMTM (1024-QAM) And 4-Stream Technology Increase Maximum Wi-Fi Speeds On All Bands/ Multiple Reliable Connection/ Ultra-Fast 1.4GHz Dual-Core CPU And 3 Co-Processors Provide Fast And Stable Overall Performance/ Guest Network/ Black Finish
More reasons to buy the TP-LINK ARCHERC5400 from Abt Electronics
  • Abt.com is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The TP-LINK ARCHERC5400 is Brand New.
  • The TP-LINK ARCHERC5400 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
Network StandardIEEE 802.11ac/n/a 5GHz, IEEE 802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz
Wireless Frequency Band2.4GHz and 5GHz
Wi-Fi Mesh SystemNo
2.4 GHz Data Rate1000 Mbps
5 GHz Data Rate2167 Mbps
Max Data Rate5334 Mbps
USB PortYes
WPS ButtonYes
Number of LAN Ports4
Number of WAN Ports1
Integrated ModemNo
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