Tenda AC18 - AC1900 Smart Dual-Band Gigabit WiFi Router
Are you looking for a dual-core Wi-Fi Router with Gigabit LAN/WAN Ports? Then look no further, grab the Tenda AC18 now and enjoy ultra high-speed wireless networking experience.
NOTE: Also check out the AC15 product page.
The AC18 is a 802.11ac dual-band (5GHz / 2.4GHz) Wi-Fi Router with 4 Gigabit Ethernet ports. It is powered by the formidable Broadcom Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A9 CPU, with 256MB DDR3 memory, enough for a fast and responsive multi-client operation. The 5GHz band can speed up to 1300Mbps, while 600Mbps on the 2.4GHz band. This networking device can bring Wi-Fi to an area of up to 500 square meters, thanks to its high-powered built-in amplifiers and three 3dBi external antennas. You can indulge yourself to a non-stop online HD video streaming, lag-free online gaming, or ultra fast file sharing experience.
For more of its features, please read further below. See technical specification here.
Up 1300Mbps over 5GHz (802.11ac), while 600Mbps over 2.4GHz (802.11n).
With its dual band capability, bringing six times faster than wireless-N speeds with a combined wireless data transfer rate of up to 1900Mbps (1300Mbps + 600Mbps), the AC18 is a top-choice for seamless HD video streaming, no-lag online gaming experience and other bandwidth-intensive tasks like file sharing/copying large files across your local area network.
A total of five (5) Gigabit Ethernet ports (10/100/1000 Mbps), where 1 x Gigabit Port is for WAN, 4 x Gigabit as LAN ports.
It brings full Gigabit speed wired connections for super-fast Data Transfer Speeds. With 1 Gigabit WAN port and 4 Gigabit LAN ports, speed won't be an issue when it comes to supporting a robust and extremely fast wired network.
2-core processor for fast and responsive performance with Wi-Fi, Ethernet and USB devices.
Superior Chip means superior WiFi networking experience. A Dual-Core Broadcom A9 CPU powers the AC18 black router, ensuring faultless network operation that brings joy to any of your internet-related activities, anytime, anywhere.
High powered amplifiers and external antennas for whole-home coverage.
Rest assured that you will enjoy a smooth and stable Wi-Fi signal within your target area. It can provide reliable wireless coverage from any corners of your home or small-office. Enjoy Netflix or Hayu content on your Smartphones or wall-mounted 100-inch LED TV.
Beamforming+ technology improves the wireless connection range & performance.
The beamforming+ feature increases the Wi-Fi signal when the connection is weak, making Internet-related activities enjoyable.
15K Jumbo frame improves the forwarding speed of large data.
Moving huge files across your network, from one PC to another is effortless with the 15K Jumbo Frame feature.
USB 3.0 for Printer Server/Media Server/HDD sharing.
Features a 640MBps USB for secure and super-speed data transfer, perfect for file and media sharing. Added to that, the in-built printer server feature makes printing across network, wired or wirelessly, is quick and easy.
Smart WiFi Feature for convenient power saving.
Do you find inconvenience in turning your router off/on when not in use? The Smart WiFi Schedule will save you from the hassle. It lets you set your ideal time range, when the AC18 should turn on/off the WiFi automatically, to save power or whatever purpose you might have.
AC18 vs. AC15: Quick Comparison Table
Here's a simple table for you to check easily out, the main difference between the two. Also, we recommend to read each full tech specs.
|Internet Connection Type||Dynamic IP, Static IP, PPPoE||Dynamic IP, Static IP, PPPoE|
|Interface||WAN Port: 1 x 10/100/1000Mbps
LAN Ports: 4 x 10/100/1000Mbps
USB3.0 Port: 1
|WAN Port: 1 x 10/100/1000Mbps
LAN Ports: 3 x 10/100/1000Mbps
USB3.0 Port: 1
|Antenna (External)||3 x 3dBi||3 x 3dBi|
|Data Rate||Simultaneous Dual-band
1300Mbps @ 5GHz
600Mbps @ 2.4GHz
1300Mbps @ 5GHz
600Mbps @ 2.4GHz
The table below is AC18's full technical specifications.
|Interface||1 x 10/100/1000Mbps WAN port|
|4 x 10/100/1000Mbps LAN ports|
|1 x USB3.0 port|
|Antenna||3 x 3dBi external dual band antennas|
|Button||1 x Power On/Off button|
|1 x WiFi on/off|
|1 x Reset button|
|1 x WPS button|
|Dimension||261 x 168 x 65mm|
|LED Indicator||1 x power|
|1 x Internet|
|1 x LAN|
|1 x 2.4G|
|1 x 5G|
|1 x WPS|
|1 x USB|
|Basic Features||Enable/Disable SSID Broadcast|
|High / Medium / Low Transmission Power Settings|
|Wireless Standards||IEEE 802.11ac/a/n 5GHz|
|IEEE 802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz|
|Data Rate||5GHz: Up to 1300Mbps|
|2.4GHz: Up to 600Mbps, support Turbo-QAM|
|Frequency||Simultaneous dual band 2.4 & 5GHz|
|Wireless Security||Wireless Security: Enable/Disable|
|Security Protocols: WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK, WPA/WPA2|
|Internet Connection Type||PPPoE, Dynamic IP, Static IP|
|PPPoE, PPTP, L2TP|
|Operating Mode||Wireless Router Mode|
|Universal Repeater Mode|
|DHCP Client List|
|Virtual Server||Port Forwarding|
|Parental Control (supports black list and white list)|
|Remote Web Management|
|Firewall||Forbid UDP flood attack|
|Forbid TCP flood attack|
|Forbid flood attack|
|Forbid WAN PING from internet|
|DDNS||Support: DynDNS, No-ip, 3322.org, Oray.com, 88ip|
|USB Sharing||Support Samba (Storage)/FTP Server/Print Server/DLNA/Media Server|
|VPN||IPsec pass through|
|PPTP pass through|
|L2TP pass through|
|Special Features||Smart WiFi Schedule|
|Smart LED on/off|
|Tenda App for Administration|
|Other Features||Bandwidth Control|
|Backup & Restore configurations|
|Firmware upgrade online|
|Firmware upgradeable via browser|
|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.|
|Factory Default Settings||Default Access: tendawifi.com|
|Certifications||CE, FCC, RoHS, BSMI, NCC, EAC, IC|
Retail box contains the following:
- AC1900 Smart Dual-Band Gigabit WiFi Router
- Power Adapter
- Install Guide
- Cat5e Ethernet Cable
How & Where to Buy?
To buy the Tenda AC18 1900Mbps Dual-Band Gigabit WiFi Router, you can drop by our store (by appointment only) located at Novatel Communication, 24 Main Street, Buttevant, Co. Cork, Ireland.
To purchase online, simply click on the Add to Cart button, and then go through the fast, easy and secure checkout process. Payment is provided for your convenience via Stripe Payment Gateway. You can use any card supported by it (MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Diners, and more...).
How Will My Order Be Delivered?
Your order(s) will be shipped via express delivery and are normally delivered within 1-4 business days. Your order will be dispatched directly from our warehouse and you will be provided a tracking information for your order, after it is dispatched. If you have any questions on your order status, please contact us.