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Featured TP-Link Announces Walmart-exclusive, sub-$100 Wi-Fi 6 Router

Discussion in 'General Wireless Discussion' started by Julio Urquidi, Oct 11, 2019.

  1. pete y testing

    pete y testing Very Senior Member

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    yes but does not track them , well as far as i know it doesnt when a router is converted to a pure ap
     
  2. hyelton

    hyelton Regular Contributor

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    The current Touch P5 is a router in AP mode. It only shows wireless clients connected to it.


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  3. ColinTaylor

    ColinTaylor Part of the Furniture

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    Every router/AP I've ever owned has had some sort of display showing the clients connected to it. That's why I find it surprising that this one doesn't.
     
    Last edited: Oct 19, 2019
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  4. rjwozniak

    rjwozniak New Around Here

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    Quick Comparison of WiFi 5GHz download speeds

    Just got the TP-Link AX1500 and wanted to do a quick download speed comparison.

    IP: Comcast
    From 1st floor (router or AP)
    To 2nd floor bedroom MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Late 2013)
    (Two walls, one floor 30 feet)
    Using speedtest.net app on Macbook

    router or AP Download Speed (Mbps)
    wired ethernet------------------------------>360 (Best Case)
    eero Gen 2 to eero Gen 1(1 hop)----------->80
    Asus RT-AC86 ------------------------------>160
    TP-Link AX1500 --------------------------->278
     
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  5. sparks

    sparks Occasional Visitor

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    went to walmart today. They had one AX1500. I was surprised they had 3 shelves of routers and modems. Netgear from the 1700 to the X4. 4 or 5 of every model ARIS modems.