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TP-Link® Introduces New Line of Value Packed Archer A Series Routers Priced Up To 30% Lower Than The Competition

March 21, 2019

BREA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 21, 2019--TP-Link ®, a leading global provider of consumer and business networking products, today unveiled a full product line of Archer A Series Wi-Fi routers, the latest additions to TP-Link’s lineup of affordable, cutting-edge networking solutions. Priced from 20 to 30 percent lower than other brands, the new line of Archer A series Wi-Fi routers offers unbeatable value and is one of the most complete Wi-Fi offerings in the marketplace.

“Our new family of Archer A Series routers is one of our most exciting and budget-friendly product lines to date, with Archer A7 already leading the way as one of the best-selling routers on Amazon,” said Louis Liu, CEO at TP-Link USA. “These state-of-the-art routers offer a fast, reliable Wi-Fi experience and are the ideal choice for demanding customers that require the highest performance at the lowest possible price. With numerous products and pricing options, there is TP-Link Archer A Series router for every taste and every budget. It’s this commitment to value that has made TP-Link No. 1 in Wi-Fi markeshare worldwide.”*

Archer A5 AC1200 Wireless Dual-Band Router

First out of the gate is the Archer A5 wireless dual-band router. Attractively priced at only $39.99, the Archer A5 supports the 802.11ac standard and offers simultaneous 2.4GHz 300 Mbps and 5GHz 867 Mbps connections for 1200 Mbps of total available bandwidth**. It also comes with four external antennas that provide stable wireless connections and optimal coverage.

Archer A6 AC1200 Wireless MU-MIMO Gigabit Router

Next is the Archer A6 AC1200 MU-MIMO gigabit router. A great value at just $49.99, it creates a reliable and blazing-fast network powered by 802.11ac Wi-Fi technology. The 2.4GHz band delivers speeds up to 300Mbps, ready for everyday tasks like emailing and web browsing, while the 5GHz band delivers speeds up to 867Mbps, ideal for HD video streaming and lag-free online gaming. The Archer A6 also doubles as an access point, enabling you to share your wired network with other wireless devices.

Archer A7 AC1750 Wireless Dual-Band Gigabit Router

Also raising eyebrows is the Archer A7 AC1750 wireless dual-band gigabit router, the new standard for an advanced WiFi experience. Priced at $69.99, this best-selling 802.11ac router offers incredible speed and range—and is better than many routers that priced much higher. With one Gigabit WAN port and four Gigabit LAN ports, speeds can be up to 10× faster than standard Ethernet connections. It continues to be one of the best-selling routers on Amazon.com.

Archer A9 AC1900 Wireless MU-MIMO Gigabit Router

Another outstanding addition is the Archer A9 wireless MU-MIMO gigabit router. Priced at $89.99, the Archer A9 delivers Wi-Fi speeds of up to 1300 Mbps on the 5 GHz band and 600 Mbps on the 2.4 GHz band, so you can handle simple tasks like sending e-mails or web browsing or more bandwidth-intensive tasks like online gaming and HD streaming—simultaneously.

Archer A10 AC2600 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Router

For affordable, high-performance Wi-Fi there is the Archer A10 AC2600 MU-MIMO WiFi router. Priced at $139.99, the Archer A10 delivers super-fast dual-band Wi-Fi with speeds of up to 1733 Mbps on the 5 GHz band and 800 Mbps on the 2.4 GHz band. Exceptional wireless performance enables online gaming and HD video streaming at the same time, while large files can be shared with multiple devices. The bottomline is that the Archer A10 is a great deal for full wifi coverage across any home.

Archer A20 AC4000 MU-MIMO Tri-Band Wi-Fi Router

Finally, at the top end of the range is the ultra-fast Archer A20 AC4000 MU-MIMO tri-band Wi-Fi router. Priced at $199.99, the Archer A20 powers every service, thread and application running on your network with a 1.8 GHz 64-bit quad-core CPU and delivers lag-free connections to gaming, streaming and mobile devices. It offers 512 MB of RAM and three additional Wi-Fi processors that support the router’s quad-core CPU and balance Wi-Fi demand to keep your network running at top speed. NitroQAM™ boosts speeds on all three bands by 25 percent while Smart Connect and Airtime Fairness distribute dedicated streams to each device with speed and precision. It offers great value for an incredibly powerful router.

Pricing and Availability

Archer A5 will be available in May 2019 for $39.99.

Archer A6 is currently available for $49.99.

Archer A7 is currently available for $69.99.

Archer A9 is currently available for $89.99.

Archer A10 will be available in May 2019 for $139.99.

Archer A20 is will be available on March 26 for $199.99.

About TP-Link

Founded in 1996, TP-Link is a global provider of reliable networking devices and accessories, involved in all aspects of everyday life. The company is consistently ranked by analyst firm IDC as the No. 1 provider of WLAN products*, supplying distribution to more than 170 countries and serving hundreds of millions of people worldwide.

For further information visit  www.tp-link.com /us, follow TP-Link on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/TPLINKUSA, Twitter at  https://twitter.com/tplinkna, YouTube at www.youtube.com/tplinktech, LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/tp-link or the TP-Link Forum at  https://community.tp-link.com/us.

*According to IDC Worldwide Quarterly WLAN Tracker Report, Q2 2018 Release. Based on units shipped.

**Maximum wireless transmission rates are the physical rates derived from IEEE Standard 802.11 specifications. Actual wireless data throughput, wireless coverage and maximum quantity of connected devices are not guaranteed and will vary as a result of network conditions, client limitations, and environmental factors, including building materials, obstacles, volume and density of traffic, and client location.

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