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TP-LINK Archer C8 v1.x

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TP-LINK Archer C8 v1.x

FCC approval date: 22 August 2014
Country of manuf.: China

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Type: wireless router

Industry Canada ID: 8853A-C8

Power: 12 VDC, 3.3 A
Connector type: barrel

CPU1: Broadcom BCM4708 (800 MHz, 2 cores)
FLA1: 16 MiB
16,777,216 B
131,072 Kib
16,384 KiB
128 Mib
0.0156 GiB
(Brand? Model?)
RAM1: 128 MiB
134,217,728 B
1,048,576 Kib
131,072 KiB
1,024 Mib
0.125 GiB
(Brand? Model?)

Expansion IFs: USB 2.0, USB 3.0
USB ports: 2
Serial: yes, internal, 4-pin header, 3.3V TTL

WI1 chip1: Broadcom BCM4360
WI1 802dot11 protocols: an+ac
WI1 MIMO config: 3x3:3
WI1 antenna connector: U.FL, RP-SMA
WI2 chip1: Broadcom BCM4331
WI2 802dot11 protocols: bgn
WI2 MIMO config: 3x3:3
WI2 antenna connector: U.FL, RP-SMA

ETH chip1: Broadcom BCM4708
Switch: Broadcom BCM4708
LAN speed: 10/100/1000
LAN ports: 4
WAN speed: 10/100/1000
WAN ports: 1


Default SSID: TP-LINK_2.4GHz_XXXXXX (19 addl. devices), TP-LINK_5GHz_XXXXXX (18 addl. devices)
Default IP address:
the IP is used by 676 additional devices
of which 67 are TP-LINK devices
Default login user: admin
Default login password: admin
admin:admin credentials used by 1115 additional devices
of which 226 are TP-LINK devices

802dot11 OUI: 14:CC:20 (4 E, 4 W, 2014)
Ethernet OUI: 14:CC:20 (4 E, 4 W, 2014)

For a list of all currently documented Broadcom chipsets with specifications, see Broadcom.

AC1750 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router

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Noted as using BCM4708, 128 MB RAM
 	TP-Link Archer C9	TP-Link Archer C8
CPU	Broadcom BCM4709	Broadcom BCM4708
Switch	In BCM4709		In BCM4708
RAM	128 MB			128 MB
Flash	16 MB			16 MB
2.4 GHz Broadcom BCM4360	Broadcom BCM4331
Radio - Skyworks PA (x3)	Unident. PA (x3)
5 GHz 	Broadcom BCM4360	Broadcom BCM4360
Radio - SiGE 5003L1 PA (x3)	SiGE 5003L1 PA (x3)

TP-Link GPL code link: