Product Review Summary
The TP-LINK TL-WR542G router offers 54 Mbps data transfer speed. This device includes integrated firewall, NAT-router and Wireless AP. This router supports different standards such as IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11b. The TP-LINK TL-WR542G router comes with frequency range up to 2.4-2.4835 GHz. Wireless Transmit Power of this router is 20dBm. This router offers some other advanced security features and modulation technologies.
The TP-LINK TL-WR542G router is mainly designed for small office or home office wireless network solution. This device helps you to connect your network wirelessly and allows sharing Internet Access, data and entertainment options, easily and securely. This is a user friendly and reliable router. This device comes at affordable price. The device allows you to transfer data quickly and safely.
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The TP-LINK TL-WR542G router supports different modulation technologies such as IEEE 802.11b: DQPSK, DBPSK, DSSS, and CCK. The device has great receiver sensitivity. The router also supports number of wireless modes such as AP router mode and bridge mode. The wireless range of this router is up to 200m for indoors and up to 830m for outdoors. The router has SSID enable and disable options. This is also developed with MAC address filter. For wireless security, it includes different encryption options such as 64/128/152-bit WEP Encryption, WPA/WPA2/WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK (AES/TKIP) encryption. The TP-LINK TL-WR542G router is developed with four 10/100M LAN ports and one 10/100M WAN port. The device has got 3dBi detachable Omni directional antenna to increase the range of wireless connections. The dimension of this router is 6.9 x 4.4 x 1.2 inch.
Here is a review of the Top 5 features of this product:
- FIVE – WLAN transmission technology
The TP-LINK TL-WR542G router complies with the IEEE 802.11g/b standards and it has 2x to 3x extended range. The router includes a WLAN transmission technology that helps to improve the transmission distance 2-3 times larger than the standard rate. The transmission range can be extended to 4-9 times more than the standard ones. This technology is compatible with all IEEE 802.11g and IEEE 802.11b products.
- FOUR – Flexible access control
The TP-LINK TL-WR542G router offers flexible access control feature that helps network administrators to create restricted access policies for other users who are deploying the user computer and network options. This device has built-in NAT and DHCP server supporting static IP address distributing options. This router also supports DMZ host and also Virtual Server for Port Triggering. This feature is useful for remote management and logging that allows the network administrators to control the network.
- THREE – Easy Setup Assistant
The TP-LINK TL-WR542G router is available with a CD with an Easy Setup Assistant that provides step by step instructions to create Internet connection. The router also helps the user to set-up wireless network settings and security configurations. The device also helps to set-up the router without sacrificing any important features. Insert and play the auto-run CD to complete the network set-up easily.
- TWO – Firewall
The TP-LINK TL-WR542G router is developed with a special firewall named as network address translation firewall that provides improved security. The firewall helps to block the hacker attack and other Internet threats. Thus the feature helps to save the user’s important data. The firewall options also provide advanced protection when you access the network. The tool helps the user to transfer the data between computers without any loss.
- ONE – Wireless-N
The TP-LINK TL-WR542G router comes with Wireless-N technology that offers improved speed and data transferring options. The technology provides improved speed than normal one. Wireless-N helps to enable double speed mode. The feature helps to find wireless devices from your networking range. The option also helps to improve the power and data transferring speed. Wireless-N helps you to stream multimedia indented programs quickly and easily.
The TP-LINK TL-WR542G router has got some security features and options. This is the better option for the users to provide Internet connection to all computers in the network. The device also offers great speed while accessing the various options along with the wireless networking capabilities.