Archer A10

The TP-LINK Archer A10 router has Gigabit WiFi, 4 Gigabit ETH-ports and 0 USB-ports. It has a total combined WiFi throughput of 2300 Mpbs.

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Archer A10 router specifications (specs)

System specs
CPU: 880 MHz
RAM: 256 MiB
Flash: 128 MiB
Custom firmwares: None
Connectivity
WiFi: Gigabit (abgn+ac)
WiFi bands: 2.4GHz & 5GHz
WiFi throughput: 2300 Mpbs
WAN: 1 x Gigabit port
ETH: 4 x Gigabit ports
USB-ports: 0

TP-LINK Archer A10 review (quick overview)

Here is the quick comparison of how the TP-LINK Archer A10 compares to other routers on our site:

Average 57/100
Editor 86/100
WiFi 46/100
Hardware 40/100
Current price $109.99

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Hard reset instructions for TP-LINK Archer A10

If your Archer A10 router is not working as it should, dropping connections or not being responsive, you should first do a reset of the router to see if the problems persist. Other scenarios where you might want to reset your router is if you've forgotten the password or misconfigured it and can't get access anymore.
Your can reset your TP-LINK Archer A10 in the following way(s):

Through the web interface

    1. Open a browser and navigate to the web interface of the router (check default settings below)
    2. In the menu look for System tools and under there find the Factory defaults option
    3. On the Factory defaults page click on the Restore button to perform the reset.

    Withe the RESET/WPS button

    1. Have the unit powered on
    2. Press and hold the reset (sometimes reset/WPS) button for 10 seconds with a paperclip or other sharp object.
    3. When the SYS led start blinking quickly release the reset button and wait for router to boot back up.

    The 30-30-30 reset

    If the above instructions don't work you can always try the 30-30-30 reset as follows:
    1. When router is powered on, press the reset button and hold for 30 seconds. (Use a paper clip or something sharp)
    2. While holding the reset button pressed, unplug the power of the router and hold the reset button for 30 seconds
    3. While still holding the reset button down, turn on the power to the unit again and hold for another 30 seconds.

    This process usually works for resetting any router to it's factory setting. If that doesn't work be sure to check out the questions and answers incase someone else has had similar problems resetting their router.

    Note: It is worth reading more about how to reset routers with the 30 30 30 reset and what the risks and considerations are when resetting your router this way, instead of just rebooting it.


    Default factory settings for TP-LINK Archer A10

    If you have performed a reset of your Archer A10 device or not changed the defaults, you should be able to access it with the following settings:

    Default Network name (SSID): TP-Link_XXXX,TP-Link_XXXX_5G
    Default subnet mask: 255.255.255.0

    Note: If you are using the default settings you should change them to increase security and prevent unathorized access to your network.



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