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TP-LINK TL-WA801ND Wireless N300 Access Point, 300Mbps, Multifunction, Multiple SSID

  • Up to 4 SSIDs and VLAN support
  • Better performance w/ 2 x antennas
  • Access Point/Client/ Repeater/ Bridge mode
  • Detachable antenna for Strong antenna upgrade
  • Passive PoE Support
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  • newegg Multiple Operating Modes Supports Access Point, Client, Universal/WDS Repeater, Point to Point Bridge, Point to Multi-Point Bridge mode to enable various wireless applications. Multiple operating modes also help you easily build wireless network for hard-to-wire locations or eliminating wireless dead zone.
  • newegg Passive POE Compatible The TL-WA801ND is able to be powered using an Ethernet cable to simultaneously send data and electricity to your AP as far as nearly 100 feet away. This feature multiplies your options, allowing you to place the AP in a position that is most convenient to get the best signal possible.
  • newegg Wireless N Compliant with IEEE 802.11n standard, TL-WA801ND delivers up to 300Mbps the transfer speed and 5X the operation range of conventional 11g products, and remains compatible with 11g products.
  • newegg Multiple SSID and VLAN Supports up to 4 SSIDs and VLAN dividing, it allows networks administrator to segregate different services or applications to different designated users.
  • newegg Quick Secure Setup By simply pressing the "QSS" button on the AP and the corresponding button on any WPS supported adaptor, they can automatically establish a WPA2 encrypted connection without assigning a password manually.

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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 2 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 2 years


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  • William K.
  • 5/20/2015 9:23:41 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year

3 out of 5 eggsWeb Managment Interface Unstable

Pros: Supports passive PoE with included injection adapter. Decent range.

Cons: Web management interface stops responding after about one week. I have to either reset manually, or set the ping watchdog feature to ping a non-existent device with all the parameters at maximum, which causes auto reboot about every 24 hours. Given that I bought this as an AP on larger network, I need reliable remote access for management/configuration. Also this unit has single wired LAN port so can not daisy chain LAN wiring through this unit.

Other Thoughts: I haven't tried the multiple SSID's with VLAN support, but it sounds impressive. Doesn't seem TP Link posts many firmware updates.

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  • Ian R.
  • 5/3/2015 12:30:29 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsWroks great

Pros: Easy set up.

Cons: Comes set on 192.168 network. If you aren't using this network you have to configure a device to talk to it. Not that big a deal.

Other Thoughts: Configured it and forgot about it. I would recommend.

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  • Bill T.
  • 12/25/2014 11:28:04 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsAmazing. how can they do this for under $30?

Pros: I purchased this or use with a home video security system and can honestly say I am blown away at how good this $29 wireless access point is.

Zero usage issues, speeds always at the top of the range. Easy to set up. Just plain fantastic.

TP-Link makes great stuff. They're very underrated and for $29 you can't go wrong with this unit.

Cons: None to report.

Other Thoughts: TP-Link offers some great products at prices that can't be beat. Glad I found them.

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  • Raymond P.
  • 12/16/2014 11:18:54 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year

5 out of 5 eggsTP-LINK TL-WA801ND Wireless N300 Access Point

Pros: Has been working flawlessly for about 5 months with not a single reset needed due to slow access or lockup.

Cons: A bit tricky to set up to configure a new base IP and setting the mode to access point, but that's probably due to my inexperience with AP's in general.

Resets for saving config changes take 80+ seconds to complete.

Other Thoughts: For newbies: To access this router's web GUI, be sure to disable WiFi and disconnect any LAN cable goingr from your PC to a regular router.

PC-to-PC large file transfer rate with a PC-AP-PC LAN connection is right around 200 GBytes/sec. When one of the PCs is WiFi-connected to my internet router and the other by LAN to the AP, large file transfer rate averages around 1.8MBytes/sec. "Your mileage *will* vary" due to your router's distance, obstructions, PC wireless adapter, etc.

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  • Dean E.
  • 11/30/2014 5:59:27 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsWorking well as expected

Pros: These thngs were a breeze to configure. They worked flawlessly on POE, even though you must use the passive adapters, it is still great way to place remote AP's. There were put into a small Drs office environment and they love them. The VLAN aspect is great and it is fast. Perfect.

Cons: Passive POE, but not a deal breaker

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  • Dan C.
  • 10/17/2014 9:42:14 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsDidn't work reliably

Pros: Worked with pcs and laptop.

Cons: Refused to work reliably with smart phones of several types tested. Only worked with PCs and notebooks.

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  • Dan C.
  • 10/15/2014 1:11:26 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsGood value

Pros: Easy to setup. Dual antennas.

Cons: Power seems a bit weak. Having trouble with smartphones getting access to internet with it. They can connect to the ap but not the internet always.

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  • Andrei B.
  • 9/10/2014 2:04:40 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsAwesome

Pros: Flawless linux support without having to build a kernel module. Very fast compared to the smaller usb wireless adapters (naturally).

Cons: None.

Other Thoughts: I'm buying another one. With the Edimax "world's smallest" usb wireless adapter I was getting multi-second stalls regularily and pitiful average transfer speed, so this is vastly superior in comparison since it actually -works-.

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  • Jeffrey H.
  • 8/16/2014 8:22:54 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsSo far so good

Pros: Sets up easy, used as access point and repeater in a daisy chain setup. Seems to be stable, no failures to date. Despite some reviews on troubled setups, I have not had those issues. The IP address is easily changed to match existing IP. As far as wireless power goes, it saturates the area pretty good. I setup as repeaters for a customer, no access in second building cinder block walls throughout, now whole area is flooded with signal.

Cons: The 5 eggs are not for newegg's prices, just for the device itself. I bought my most recent ones from a competitor, for $12 a piece less....shame on your newegg, where is the willingness to be competitive?

Other Thoughts: Don't let the fact this is a lesser known company(TP-Link) here, I've very impressed with the value/performance and feature rich products. Now that said, I use them for repeaters and access points, not for main routers(my fav is netgear)

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  • Alan B.
  • 8/9/2014 8:59:51 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsMultiple SSID useless: no isolation

Pros: Inexpensive and easy to configure

Cons: I setup a vlan for a guest network and connected my laptop to it. In sniffing the network, I find that I see traffic for both the vlan *and* the base lan the the vlan is running on. Not even considering the security implications, this causes the laptop to pick up the wrong ipv6 network when autoconfiguring.

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