RE205

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Availability

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

Performance

Wireless Performance Explained

Advertised Speed of 5Ghz band

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

  • 1 spatial streams x 433.3 mbps/stream = 433.3 mbps

Danger

This is classified as a “Very-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?

Security

  • 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 tp-link.com

Caution

This model hasn’t received updates in over 1 year. Consider upgrading to a different model!

V1_171218 (2017-12-25)

  • Fix the WPA2 Security (KRACKs) Vulnerability.
  • Optimize the online-detection mechanism.
  • Fix the issue that can’t show the wired devices connected to the extender in the status page.
  • Disable the “Online Upgrade” function.

V1_170711 (2017-07-11)

  • First firmware released.