Trendnet 1750Mbps Wireless Router & AC Networking - TEW-812DRU Features and Specs

Article Index
Trendnet 1750Mbps Wireless Router & AC Networking
TEW-812DRU Features and Specs
TEW-805UB Information
Router Web Interface and Setup
TEW-805UB 1200Mbps USB Adapter
Testing and Conclusion

TEW-812DRU Overview:

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TRENDnet’s AC1750 Dual Band Wireless Router, model TEW-812DRU, produces the ultimate wireless experience with gigabit wireless speeds. Manage two wireless networks—the 1300 Mbps Wireless AC band for the fastest wireless available and the 450 Mbps Wireless N band to connect common wireless devices. The TEW-812DRU can easily handle the demands of multiple HD streams in a busy connected home.
 
Plug in a USB flash or NAS drive to share HD videos and music across the network. Gigabit ports on the back of the router maintain high speed wired connections. Create a secure isolated guest network for guest internet access. Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) connects other WPS supported wireless adapters at the touch of a button. Manage access to websites and file types with advanced access controls.
 
Gigabit Wireless: Next generation Gigabit Wireless AC
Simultaneous Dual Band: Gigabit Wireless AC band + Wireless N band for every day devices
One Touch Connection: Connect to the router at the touch of the Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) button 
Guest Network Access: Create an isolated network for guest internet access 
USB Share Port: Plug in a USB flash or NAS drive to share HD videos and music
Parental Controls: Control access to specific websites or types of content
Gigabit Wired: Gigabit Ethernet port maintains high performance network connections

Features:

  • 4 x 10/100/1000 Mbps Auto-MDIX LAN ports
  • 1 x 10/100/1000 Mbps WAN port (Internet)
  • 1 x USB 2.0 port for USB share (storage and printing)
  • 1 x Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) button
  • On / off power switch (EU version)
  • Simultaneously transmit both 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz wireless networks
  • Compliant with the latest draft 802.11ac wireless technology
  • Backwards compatible with IEEE 802.11n/b/g/a wireless standards
  • High-speed data rates of up to 1.3 Gbps with 802.11ac and 450 Mbps with 802.11n on both 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz band
  • IPv6 (Internet Protocol v6) support
  • FTP and Samba USB storage support
  • Share USB peripheral devices over the network including; flash drives, external hard drives and printers
  • Printer Control Center utility supports Windows 8 (32/64-bit), 7 (32/64-bit), Vista (32/64-bit), Windows XP (32/64-bit), and
  • Mac OS X 10.6/10.7/10.8 operating systems
  • Compatible with most popular cable / DSL Internet Service Providers using Dynamic / Static IP, PPPoE, L2TP, and PPTP connection
  • Firewall protection with Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • Wireless Distribution System (WDS) support for wireless network bridging
  • Advance wireless security of up to WPA2-RADIUS
  • Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM) and configurable WAN Quality of Service (QoS) support
  • Guest network support (3x per wireless band) with Internet access restriction
  • Internet Access Control with MAC, URL, Service Type, and IP Range filtering
  • Internet Access Control Rule Scheduling: schedule access to websites, online video games, Internet cameras and more for specific times throughout the week
  • One touch wireless connection using the WPS button
  • Easy setup via Web browser using the latest versions of Internet Explorer, FireFox, Safari, and Chrome
  • Virtual server and Application Level Gateway (ALG) services for special Internet applications
  • Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) for auto discovery and support for device configuration of Internet applications
  • 3-year limited warranty

Specifications:

Specs

Specs

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