Product Comparison: TP-LINK Archer T3U vs TP-LINK Archer T4U


General Specifications
Brand
TP-Link
TP-Link
Model
Аrcher T3U
Archer T4U
Origin
China
China
About the Product
Wireless AC technology means Archer T3U delivers connections that are up to 3x faster than with the previous Wireless N standard. High-speed WiFi means Archer T3U is able to support all your online activities, from HD video streaming to lag-free online gaming and web surfing.
TP-LINK Archer T4U is an AC1300 Wireless Dual Band USB Adapter comes with the Wi-Fi standard - 802.11ac, 3 times speeds of wireless N speeds, giving users the ability to access crystal clear 5 GHz band at 867 Mbps or legacy 2.4 GHz connections at 300 Mbps.
Key Specs
Wi-Fi Speed
1300 Mbps
1300 Mbps
Frequency Band
2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
2.4 GHz, 5 GHz

TP-LINK Archer T3U

TP-LINK Archer T4U

What customers say about "Key Specs"
TP-LINK Archer T3U AC1300 MU-MIMO USB 3.0 WiFi Adapter
  • This tiny unit has great speed and small footprint.
  • Nice speeds and good range. Great unit.
  • I had high speed full WiFi strength using this. The T3U is great.
  • Speed very good no buffering on 1080p youtube.
TP-LINK Archer T4U AC1300 Wireless Dual Band USB Wi-Fi Adapter
  • When it does connect to the 5GHz network, I get 802.11ac speeds, which are blazing fast for anyone using an older protocol.
  • Hooked it up, instantly had full speed and no power issues.
  • Very good quality and excellent speed. This will work just as well.
  • Works great. Zero disconnects, doesn't overheat like the Edup-branded card did all the time.
  • Nice device, super quality, and easy setup.
Size & Weight
Color
Black
Black
Height
0.41 in.
0.55 in.
Width
1.59 in.
3.64 in.
Depth
0.78 in.
1.24 in.
Weight
0.64 oz.
0.71 oz.

TP-LINK Archer T3U

TP-LINK Archer T4U

TP-LINK Archer T3U

TP-LINK Archer T4U

TP-LINK Archer T3U

TP-LINK Archer T4U

TP-LINK Archer T3U

TP-LINK Archer T4U

Network
Number of Antennas
1
2
Antenna Type
Internal
External
Interfaces
USB 3.0
USB 3.0
Wireless Standard
Wireless - AC
Wireless - AC
System Requirements
Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP, Mac OS X 10.9-10.14
Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP, Mac OS X 10.9-10.13
Extras
MU-MIMO Technology, Active Defense, Mini design, Super Speed USB 3.0 Port, Backwards Compatibility, Advanced Wireless Security
MU-MIMO Technology, Broad Wireless Range, Beamforming Technology, Super Speed USB 3.0 Port, Backwards Compatibility, Active Defense
What customers say about "Network"
TP-LINK Archer T3U AC1300 MU-MIMO USB 3.0 WiFi Adapter
  • Plugged it in, connected to WiFi, job done and quicker connection than my power line adapter.
  • Plug and play. Great range and speed.
  • It does improve the speed. Great interface.
  • Plug in, install driver, attach to network. Simple.
  • The adapter would connect for around 10 - 20 seconds then disconnect.
TP-LINK Archer T4U AC1300 Wireless Dual Band USB Wi-Fi Adapter
  • Great for AC capabilities giving higher download speeds using 5GHz.
  • This thing rocks. It was as easy as plug and play and worked perfectly straight away - no manual install or configuring needed.
  • Using a wired connection - zero loss.
  • These work great. The software analyzes other wireless signals in the area so to avoid wireless interference. Speed is great.
  • My download speed went from 20 Mbps to 70 Mbps. Very impressive. Pretty impressed with speed and latency!
Security
Data Encryption
Yes
Yes
Encryption Type
64/128-bit WEP, WPA/WPA2, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK
64/128-bit WEP, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK, WPS
What customers say about "Security"
TP-LINK Archer T3U AC1300 MU-MIMO USB 3.0 WiFi Adapter
  • The speed is good, reception seems stable and it feels more secure than the larger stick.
  • Lots of features and security options.
  • The security is great and I can manage this unit on the fly from anywhere.
  • The USB adapter has great security.
  • Nice and useful security options.
TP-LINK Archer T4U AC1300 Wireless Dual Band USB Wi-Fi Adapter
  • Lots of security options. Good Build Quality.
  • Lots of useful features and security.
  • The USB adapter has excellent speed and security.
  • It is very easy to configure network security.
  • Works well. And has nice secure settings.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
3 year(s)
3 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC, RoHS
CE, FCC, RoHS
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