TP-Link TL-WR840N vs TP-Link TL-WR841N

7.17 in
0.14 in
TP-Link TL-WR840N router
vs
6.85 in
1.18 in
TP-Link TL-WR841N router

Full Comparison

Connectivity

TP-Link TL-WR840NTP-Link TL-WR840NTP-Link TL-WR841NTP-Link TL-WR841N
Number of LAN ports
4
4
Number of WAN ports
1
1
USB
noNo
noNo

Dimensions

TP-Link TL-WR840NTP-Link TL-WR840NTP-Link TL-WR841NTP-Link TL-WR841N
Colour of product
Black, Grey, White
Black, Blue, Grey, White
Width
7.17 in
6.85 in
Height
0.14 in
1.18 in
Depth
5.04 in
4.37 in
Weight
3.64 lb
1.41 lb
Active cooling (fan)
noNo
noNo
Number of units
1
1

Features

TP-Link TL-WR840NTP-Link TL-WR840NTP-Link TL-WR841NTP-Link TL-WR841N
Built-in DSL modem
noNo
noNo

Communication

TP-Link TL-WR840NTP-Link TL-WR840NTP-Link TL-WR841NTP-Link TL-WR841N
Management interface
Web/network
Web/network
Communication protocol
Quality of Service (QoS), Wireless Multimedia Extensions (WMM)
Quality of Service (QoS), Wireless Multimedia Extensions (WMM)
Data link layer
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
Wireless standards
IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.11n
IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.1x, IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.11n
Mobile broadband support
noNo
noNo
Wireless network
yesYes
yesYes
2.4GHz wireless network
yesYes
yesYes
5GHz wireless network
noNo
noNo
External antenna
noNo
yesYes
MIMO
yesYes
yesYes
Number of antennas
2
2
Total wireless data transfer rate
300 Mbps
300 Mbps
Wireless security
WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA, WPA2-PSK, WPA2, WPS
TKIP, WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA, WPA2-Enterprise, WPA2-PSK, WPA2, WPS

Compatibility

TP-Link TL-WR840NTP-Link TL-WR840NTP-Link TL-WR841NTP-Link TL-WR841N
DynDNS
yesYes
yesYes
Target audience
Home users
Business, Home users

Security

TP-Link TL-WR840NTP-Link TL-WR840NTP-Link TL-WR841NTP-Link TL-WR841N
DMZ
yesYes
yesYes
VPN protocol
IPSec, L2TP, PPTP
IPSec, L2TP, PPTP
VPN
yesYes
noNo

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