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TP-link TL-R600VPN
8.8 out of 10

TP-link TL-R600VPN

Great Deal: $79.04

Reviews and Problems with TP-link TL-R600VPN

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Overall 2
2.0

TP_Link TL_R600VPN Gigabit router: unstable, requires frequent reboots to make Internet connection, unreliable, NOT RECOMMENDED!

just being Frank "amazon junkie", Amazon
8 February 2015
  • Summary: Router refuses to maintain (or establish) any reliable or stable connection on the WAN side. Have upgraded the firmware to the latest due to "stability problems", but to no avail. Have needed to reboot the router anywhere from 5 minutes to 5 hours after getting a connection, and though it is configured identically to 2 other working routers, it will make a connection, then drop it after a moment or after several hours, but it WILL drop the connection; sometimes...
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Overall 10
10

User Review

MikeKCMO, Walmart
25 December 2014
  • Summary: This is my second purchase of this specific product. The first one is rock solid in terms of reliability and ease of use. Better than most residential products.
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Overall 10
10

Awesome Little Router

NICHOLAS C., Newegg
22 December 2014
  • Summary: I have three TL-R600VPNs now and I'm impressed with the uptime of these little guys. I have yet to have one go down. PTP VPN was a breeze to setup. They have a small footprint which is easy to sit just about anywhere. It would be nice to have a rack-mount kit, or even just drill holes in the side to mount my own... but for less than $60, I'm okay with that.
  • Pros: This fast, low drag device is a breeze to setup (if you know what you're doing, that is) and has amazing uptime.
  • Cons: Setup instructions can be quite lacking, especially for someone who doesn't understand all the features. No option to rack-mount.
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Overall 2
2.0

wait for next firmware update

synapse2, Amazon
21 December 2014
  • Summary: I set this router at my house. It needed a weekly reboot. The DNS would stop working, talked to the support people at tp-link. Sent them traces where the wan port was sending arps with its mac on the internal network with the local internal network ip address. confuses the heck out of windows clients. Router sends both local port and wan port mac arps randomly so once the windows clients get the right arp mac all work, else they intermittently drop connection.
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Overall 2
2.0

DO NOT BUT IF YOU HAVE A GIGABIT INTERNET CONNECTION

John Chapman "John", Amazon
10 December 2014
  • Summary: Do not buy this router if you have a Gigabit internet connection. It may have a Gigabit WAN port but the NAT through put maxes out around 280 Mbps. Cut my internet speed by almost 75%.
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Overall 10
10

Great Site to Site VPN Router with easy setup!

balekwa44 "balekwa44", Amazon
2 December 2014
  • Summary: I just received this router, and I have to say I am quite impressed. In the past, I've been using two Cisco/Linksys WRVS4400N Routers to connect two sites together via VPN secure tunnel. The old Cisco Routers always give me issues, and always require a power cycle to work. Most times, the status would show the tunnel connected, but I've been unable to ping a LAN IP address from site 1 to site 2.
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Overall 10
10

Buy this router, it's a fantastic bargain!

danway, Amazon
11 November 2014
  • Summary: Fantastic VPN router! This is one of the most robust yet easy to configure routers I have ever used. Many years spent with slow, buggy Linksys routers. The value and features can't be beat on this one. This was unboxed and set up within 15 minutes. It's also very fast, no slowdowns. You get the internet speeds your paying for. Highly recommended. V2 R600VPN with the latest firmware updates downloaded from Tp-Link is rock solid. Love it!
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Overall 10
10

Love These Routers

Jeff Pittman, Amazon
7 November 2014
  • Summary: Tough outer shell, and easily can run numerous connections at 1Gib Up and Down. I have mine mounted on the wall vertically to save space. Easy admin interface, and a quality power supply. I have actually bought two of these, as I've been that impressed. TP-Link has won me over, and I purchased 4 TP-Link Switches because this router has functioned so well. These are running my home office (5 computers simultaneous - 24 hours a day).
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Overall 10
10

great for home users who need a wired router

CitznFish, Amazon
13 October 2014
  • Summary: I'm a home user and I needed a wired router to sit inside our homes communication panel. I installed and configured this router in minutes. Getting 102Mbps from Time Warner and I've pretty much just set it and forget it with this thing. I don't use too many features, but I do use port forwarding and dynamic DNS and both work perfectly. My Wireless router, set as a simple wireless access point works well with this router too. It's been two months and I have no complaints.
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Overall 10
10

Great price, works great!

John P., Newegg
30 September 2014
  • Pros: Easy setup of PPTP VPN. Works great in a site-to-site VPN configuration too between my local network and Windows Azure even though it's not technically a supported device. Automatic DDNS updates are great since I don't pay for a static IP from my ISP!
  • Cons: Reboot required for MAC address reservations
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