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Linksys WRT1200AC

details: 1200Mbps Wireless AC Router
hardware type: Wireless Router
date added: 2015-01-08
updated: 2016-01-29
With Wireless AC technology and an 1.3 Ghz dual-core CPU, the Linksys WRT1200AC Wireless AC Router delivers strong, speedy Wi-Fi coverage for your home. It can reach up to 1200Mbps wireless speed (867Mbps AC + 300Mbps N).

And for advanced users who want to customize their firmware, the WRT1200AC stays true to its lineage by offering an OpenWRT compatible firmware with open source-ready capabilities that allow advanced users to expand the capabilities of the router.

We also added a unique dual eSATA/USB 2.0 and a USB 3.0 port to the WRT1200AC to conveniently connect an array of devices and experience lightning-fast transfer speeds.

To provide strong, reliable Wi-Fi coverage throughout your home, the WRT1200AC is equipped with two external adjustable antennas that ensure your Wi-Fi signal is always at maximum strength, keeping everyone simultaneously gaming, downloading, and streaming without lag.

Simultaneous 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz wireless bands create a strong, reliable Wi-Fi signal with fewer dead zones, even in multistory homes. The antennas can be detached for future upgrades.

To keep unauthorized users from accessing your data, the WRT1200AC offers Wi-Fi Protected Setup along with WPA2 encryption and an SPI firewall for maximum network security. Parental controls enable you to restrict Internet access for younger users.
 WRT1200AC Features
 Availability: currently available
 List price: $179
 Street price: $149
 Warranty: 1 year(s)
 LAN / WAN Connectivity
 WAN ports: 1
 WAN port(s) type: Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
 WAN port auto cross-over: yes
 LAN ports: 4
 LAN ports type: Gigabit Ethernet (RJ-45)
 LAN ports auto cross-over: yes
 USB port(s): 2
one of the USB ports is USB 2.0/eSATA
 USB port type: USB 3.0
 eSATA port(s): 1
 NAT routing: yes
 Multihomed: yes
 DMZ: yes
 Port forwarding: yes
 DHCP server: yes
 DHCP client: yes
 QoS: yes
 Maximum Wireless Speed: 1200 Mbps (Wi-Fi 5)
 WiFi standards supported: 802.11b (Wi-Fi 1)
802.11a (Wi-Fi 2)
802.11g (Wi-Fi 3)
802.11n (Wi-Fi 4)
802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
 Wifi security/authentication: WEP
Wireless MAC Address filtering
SSID Broadcast disable
 WiFi modes: Access point
 external antenna(s): 2
 ext antenna(s) removable ?: yes
 WMM (QoS): yes
 WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup): yes
 Dual Band (2.4GHz/5GHz): yes
 Simultaneous Dual Band (2.4GHz/5GHz): yes
 IPSec passthrough: yes
 L2TP passthrough: yes
 PPTP passthrough: yes
 SPI firewall: yes
 Device Management
 Administration: Web-based (LAN)
Remote configuration (WAN)
 Firmware upgradeable: yes
 Misc hardware info
 RAM: 512 Mb
 Flash Memory: 128 Mb
 IPv6 support: yes
 NTP client: yes
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