General

Model

N450
N900

Manufacturer

TP-Link
NETGEAR

Amazon rating

3.9
4.1

Customer reviews on Amazon

3014
1245

WIFI features

WiFi Technology

802.11n
802.11 a/b/g/n

WiFi Range

5 GHz/2.4 GHz
5 GHz/2.4 GHz

WiFi Band

Dual band
Dual band

WiFi Speed

450 Mbps
340 Mbps

Channels Quantity

16
5

Encryption Algorithm

WEP, WPA, WPA2
TKIP, WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK

WAN features

Ethernet WAN

SIM Card Slot

LAN features

Ethernet LAN

Data Rates

450 Mbps/sec
900 Mbps/sec

RJ-45 Ports

4
1

DSL features

DSL WAN

ADSL2

VDSL

VDSL2

Product Features

CPU

DualCore Processor
Dual Core Processor

RAM

512 MB
128 MB

FLASH

450 MB
128 MB

Screen Size

7.9 inches

Screen Resolution

QoS Support

LED Indicators

Ports & Interfaces

USB Ports Quantity

1
2

USB Ports Type

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

eSATA

Antenna

Antennas Quantity

3
2

Antenna Type

External
Internal

Management Features

WPS Push Button

Reset Button

Security

VPN Support

IPSec
OpenVPN

Firewall

NAT

Power

Power Source Type

adapter
adapter

AC Input Voltage

120 V
120 V

AC Input Frequency

50 - 60 Hz
60 Hz

Dimensions

Size

5.5 x 7.9 x 1.1 inches
11.5 x 10.3 x 3.4 inches

Weight

10.6 pounds
2.5 pounds

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