TENDA Technology was founded in the year 1999, when world was preparing to see the second millenia. It is now, one of the leading suppliers of networking gadgets and equipments. TENDA manufactures Wi-Fi routers, range extenders, access points, adapters, IP camers, etc of high standards for both, home and business.
What is a Wi-Fi Extender?
A Wi-Fi range extender seldom called a range extender, is a sort of wireless repeater used to extend the reach of a wireless LAN (Local Area Network).The Wi-Fi extender first uses a circuited attachment, or wired telecommunications, to travel throughout the home.
That means you profit from the honesty and high rate of cables, instead of relying individually on wireless signals. Don’t worry, you won’t have to add any more wires to your home, these Wi-Fi extenders use your home’s existing wiring: MoCA-based solutions use your coax cabling, and power line solutions use your electrical wiring.
About Tenda A18:
Tenda wifi repeater tenda_ext A18 is an AC1200 dual-band Wi-Fi repeater dedicated for two-story houses, dwellings, and multi-room residences with an empire over 120 square meters. It allows up to 300 Mbps data rate on the 11n band and 867 Mbps data rate on the 11ac band. With two external Omni-directional antennas, A18 can provide more massive Wi-Fi coverage, as well as rapid data speed, satisfying applications such as playback of 1080P HD videos, massively multiplayer online games, and high-speed download.
With the Upgrade Setup Wizard, it only takes you three steps to configure your repeaters, which is easy to use. Tenda wifi repeater tenda_ext A18 also works better with other brands of Wi-Fi router available on the market. For whole home Wi-Fi coverage, A18 is the best choice to pick up and install in your homes.
Functions of Tenda A18:
- The ordinary 11AC router performs poorly on wall penetration on 5 GHz band. With A18 to repeat 5 GHz WI-Fi network, data transmission rate on 5 GHz band can be up to 867 Mbps, giving a full play to your 100 Mbps optical broadband. By resolving the weakness of Wi-Fi coverage on 5 GHz band. A18 brings you with fast internet experience at home.
- Conducted by the color of signal LED, you can easily find the best position for your repeater according to your actual network environment. Blue indicates a good connection, and red indicates a terrible connection.
- It is equipped with various high-quality PCB dual band antennas, the radio frequency distance between antennas of A18 has been improved to um. Each antenna provides both 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Wi-Fi networks and extends Wi-Fi networks both on 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands. Tenda wifi repeater tenda_ext A18 can automatically select a high-quality channel for you when signal fluctuates and keeps your devices online even in the move by switching to the network with stronger signals automatically.
- Simplicity is practical. You can configure your repeater via smartphones or tablets.
- It features with a small size; it is easy for you to plug A18 into your electrical outlet.
- The signal is full, but the internet is still inaccessible? Want to watch online TV programs on an LCD TV with LAN port but without Wi-Fi appliance?
- A18 can release you from these two exacting. By connecting the Ethernet wire from your router to the LAN port of A18, you can enlarge your existing Wi-Fi in a wired manner. To watch online programs, you need to connect the LAN port of A18 that has extended successfully to the LAN port of your LCD TV.
Port: 1*10/100 Mbps RJ45
Button: Reset, WPS
LED: 1* Signal LED
1 * WPS LED
1 * Power LED
Power supply: 9V 0.8A, built-in
Plug type: National Standard, US Standard, European Standard, UK Standard, and Brazil Standard
Power consumption: no-load: 2.8 W, full-loads 5.2 W
Dimension: 80mm* 58mm*48mm
Standard and protocol: IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11n, and IEEE 802.11ac wave 2 on 5 GHz
IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, and IEEE 802.11n on 2.4 GHz
Data rate: 802.11b: 11 Mbps
802.11g: 54 Mbps
802.11n: 300 Mbps
802.11ac: 867 Mbps
Frequency band: 11n:2.412-2.484 GHz
Transmit power: 2.4 GHz: 16dBm
5 GHz: 12 dBm
RSSI: 2.4 GHz:
11n-40M-MCS7:- 72 dBm
11n-40M-MCS7:- 72 dBm
Antenna: 2* external 2dBi-dual band Omni-directional (non- detachable)
Channel: 11n: 20/40 MHz by default
11ac: 80 MHz by default
Operating mode: repeater mode, and AP mode
Wireless security: default encryption mode: Mix WPA-PSK / WPA2-PSK
WPA algorithm: TKIP
DHCP server: supported
System tool: firmware upgrade, restore factory settings, login password, and reboot
Temperature: Operating temperature: 0°C – 40°C
Storage temperature: -40°C~ 70°C
Humidity: Operating humidity: (10-90) % RH, non-condensing
Storage humidity: 5%~ 90% RH, non-condensing
Package content: 1* AC1200 dual band Wi-Fi repeater
1* quick installation guide
Overall, Tenda wifi repeater tenda_ext A18 is a great wifi repeater to work with. Install it to give yourself the best wifi coverage.