Product Comparison: TP-LINK RE200 vs TP-LINK RE205


General Specifications
Brand
TP-LINK
TP-LINK
Model
RE200
RE205
Origin
China
China
About the Product
The RE200 uses powerful Wireless AC technology to strengthen your router’s Wi-Fi, boosting its signal into parts of your home it can’t reach on its own.
Place the RE205 between your wireless router and wireless devices, expanding Wi-Fi coverage while eliminating Wi-Fi dead zones. Enjoy a seamless wireless network throughout your home or office.
Key Specs
Type
Plug Based
Plug Based
Wi-Fi Technology
Dual-Band
Dual-Band
Speed
2.4GHz: up to 300 Mpbs, 5GHz: up to 433 Mbps, LAN: up to 100 Mbps
2.4GHz: up to 300 Mbps, 5GHz: up to 433 Mbps, LAN: up to 100 Mbps
What customers say about "Key Specs"
TP-LINK RE200 AC750 Universal Dual Band Range Extender
  • To my surprise not only did the TP-Link boost the signal to the 2nd floor as desired but it also increased my signal strength in the basement on my primary PC.
  • As for the speed of the connection via the extender, it is the same as directly via the rooter. I was expecting a speed decrease but no.
  • I was getting sub 3 mbps download speeds. After installing this baby it throttled to 56 mbps.
  • With the extender, its a solid 30mbps with perfect signal. Given our internet speeds the extender is operation 100% perfectly.
  • The show loading speed is never immediate but is quicker than it has been.
TP-LINK RE205 AC750 Universal Dual Band Range Extender
  • Great extender, great speed and great range.
  • Set-up took two minutes - brilliant performance, Wi-Fi speed etc.
  • This is excellent all through my house.
  • Amazing speed all through house.
  • Excellent has provided internet coverage exactly where we need it.
Size & Weight
Color
White
White
Height
4.3 in.
3.1 in.
Width
2.6 in.
3 in.
Depth
3 in.
3 in.
Weight
0.2 lbs.
0.56 lbs.
What customers say about "Size & Weight"
TP-LINK RE200 AC750 Universal Dual Band Range Extender
  • The unit itself is nice and small with NO WIRES! Due to it's size, I am easily able to hide it behind a storage rack and still have the quality signal I expect from my internet.
  • The device is TINY! It's the size of a stinking night light!
  • It is small and unobtrusive - I had one member of my family convinced it was a nightlight for a minute or two - and yet it is a powerful tool.
  • It's small and unobtrusive and looks great!
  • It's small and when plugged in looks something like a night light or air freshener.
TP-LINK RE205 AC750 Universal Dual Band Range Extender
  • Respectable size for the performance.
  • Superb size for home use. Beautiful design.
  • Compact enough and productive.
  • Its barely noticeable in the outlet. The perfect size.
  • It fits perfectly into the interior and perfectly improved my network. Great size.
Features
Number Of Antennas
3
2
Encryption & Security
64/128/152-bit WEP, WPA-PSK / WPA2-PSK
64/128-bit WEP, WPA-PSK / WPA2-PSK
Interfaces
Ethernet port (RJ45)
Ethernet port (RJ45)
Indicators
2.4GHz, 5GHz, Signal LED, Power LED, RE LED, Ethernet LED
Power LED, Signal LED, 2.4GHz, 5GHz
Power Supply
AC (directly in a wall outlet)
AC (directly in a wall outlet)
App Controlled
Yes
Yes
Extras
High speed mode for maximized performance, Smart signal indicator, Ethernet connectivity, Universal compatibility, Trusted brand
Works with any wireless router, Built-in access point mode, Secure One-Touch Connection, Hassle-free Management with Tether App, Access Control
What customers say about "Features"
TP-LINK RE200 AC750 Universal Dual Band Range Extender
  • The Tether app that comes with it lets me see if anything needs to be tweaked for the best overall performance.
  • Website/app: easy to navigate, easy to use features and good design.
  • Through the Tether app I know which devices connect through the Range Extender and which go through the primary router.
  • The setting process is fast and easy, the app is so amazing, everything works.
  • This range extender is easy to set up with WPS and has a strong signal with great range. The Tether app is great.
TP-LINK RE205 AC750 Universal Dual Band Range Extender
  • Setup was easy enough with WPS. Great unit.
  • Easy to install and works well. Great signal.
  • Super easy to install with a button on your booster and also has a phone app.
  • Super easy setup. Nice website setup config.
  • This connected to the existing network without an issue.
Warranty / Certifications
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC
Manufacturer warranty
2
1
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