Archer C1200



Since this product is advertised on Tp-link, this model is currently being manufactured.


Wireless Performance Explained

Advertised Speed of 5Ghz band

Theoretical 802.11ac speed on 5Ghz band (using 80Mhz channel, 256-QAM, 400 ns GI):

  • 2 spatial streams x 433.3 mbps/stream = 866.6 mbps


This is classified as a “Low-Performer” 802.11ac wifi system. If higher performance is needed, consider upgrading to a “Top-Performer”. Read: What’s the fastest 802.11ac (wifi5) wifi system possible?


  • WPA2-Personal (128-bit encryption)
  • WPA2-Enterprise (128-bit encryption)

Firmware Changelog

Does this support automatic firmware updates? To find out. If you have this model, and are running the latest firmware, contact us.

Download the latest firmware from

V3_180122 (2018-01-24)

Modifications and Bug Fixes

  • Optimize the solution to solve the wireless issue caused by Android devices’ unreasonable behavior.

V3_180104 (2018-01-10)

Modifications and Bug Fixes:

  • Solve the wireless compatibility issue caused by some versions of Android OS and Google’s Apps.

V3_171117 (2017-11-17)

New Features/Enhancement:

  • Added Access Point mode.
  • Shorten the time of system initialization.
  • Added option to enable/disable SIP ALG.
  • Support configure IPTV setting in Quick Setup.
  • Enhanced performance of PPTP VPN server.

Bug fixed:

  • Fixed the bug that L2TP cannot reconnect after L2TP connection disconnect for some time.