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TP Link Archer C5400 AC5400 Wireless Tri Band MU MIMO Gigabit Router Black

Last Updated: 17 Dec 2018 (Refresh Now)
7.3
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
496
Old Reviews
71
Unverified
16
Spam Test
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4K
RESOLUTION
Yes
WIFI
Dual Core
PROCESSOR TYPE

Review Summary - 409 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Network
 151
router, wifi, coverage, mbps, 5ghz
+75%
-25%
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" ...  Good speed of connectivity.  ...  "
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" ...  Great buy to resolve wifi dead spots, connectivity issues within your apartment.  ...  "
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" ...  I have had no issues with connection drops or speed or coverage. ... I use ACT at home with his router and I m getting optimum speed. ... I also bough a range extender which is helping in enhancing the coverage at home. ... Extender is place at half way of router coverage making the connection robust and effective use for extender  ...  "
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" ...  + for a 3bhk single floor apartment the wifi is strong enough.  ...  "
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" ...  I have placed the router in my middle room and can get same speed from all corners of my 2 BHK.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall the product is good, I just wished it's coverage of signal in 5 GHz range is as good as the range it has in 2.4 GHz.  ...  "
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" ...  Works really well, far better coverage than my old Tp-Link TD-W8968 Adsl modem/router.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a great router. ... The devices connect faster, its more reliable, the connection does not drop. ... The range of the 2.4GHz signal is great. ... I had installed an extender previously and I no longer need it. ... The 5Ghz signal has lesser range but that was expected.  ...  "
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Wifi
 75
wifi, network, wifi range, range, 5ghz
+71%
-29%
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" ...  Great buy to resolve wifi dead spots, connectivity issues within your apartment.  ...  "
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" ...  The 5GHz ac wifi is good.  ...  "
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" ...  This router comes with MIMO feature in this price segment.  ...  "
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" ...  Upgraded from N300 router. ... With a N300 router facebook, twitter and some other web-pages didn't use to lad properly and fast enough. ... With C9, 5 wifi devices and a wired device works well.  ...  "
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" ...  The search for cost effecient 5Ghz router shall stop here.  ...  "
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" ...  2.4 Ghz link spped is 300 MBPS.  ...  "
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" ...  Turned our regular printer into a wireless printer.  ...  "
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" ...  My previous wifi router was able to provide network coverage across all of my rooms.  ...  "
ISP
 56
broadband, 100mbps, act, 100 mbps, mbps
+86%
-14%
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" ...  You will get good download speed.  ...  "
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" ...  This product is really match for your high speed broadband internet  ...  "
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" ...  One of good routers  ...  "
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" ...  Range as well as speed to march the 100mbps broadband.  ...  "
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" ...  Checked my 100mbps speed getting 100mbps download and 100mbps upload speed on 5GHz and getting 98mbps both download and upload on 2.4GHz.  ...  "
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" ...  I am using Wishnet Broadband Kolkata 100 Mbps plan but could not get proper 100 Mbps due to my old router mi 3c.  ...  "
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" ...  * For SOHO users, Gigabit LAN speed is just magical.  ...  "
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" ...  Works well with act fiber internet .  ...  "
Price
 42
value for money, worth, money, router, worth the price
+79%
-21%
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" ...  At this price it’s value for money.  ...  "
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" ...  Absolute value for money.  ...  "
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" ...  Value for money  ...  "
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" ...  worthy of buying it!  ...  "
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" ...  Value for money  ...  "
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" ...  Price is low than other site.  ...  "
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" ...  No other Cons,at this price you cannot ask for more.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice product but Price is very high, Performance is overall good.  ...  "
Setup
 40
setup, easy, easy to setup, easy to install, installation
+95%
-5%
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" ...  Though the price is high compared to other routers, the installation and performance is very good.  ...  "
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" ...  Setup is a breeze.  ...  "
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" ...  The Router Setup was fairly good (for non-technically ones, it'll be damn good experience) through the Application.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to setup.  ...  "
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" ...  Setup took me just 5 mins as i did not have to update Mac Id of this router with my ISP (You Broadband) and this router connects to the Modem and Internet within few seconds of starting which is very fast compared to old router which used to take more than 5 mins to connect .  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install with an app which guides you through the process.  ...  "
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" ...  It's so easy to install this router and can be managed by using their app from anywhere.  ...  "
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" ...  I thought of getting a mesh system but they were too expensive so went with this and one reapeater setup.  ...  "
Capacity
 38
signal, sq feet, walls, signal strength, next room
+82%
-18%
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" ...  But home second floor signal strength not well  ...  "
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" ...  Signal strength is good but gets difficult in multi storeyed home  ...  "
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" ...  Amazing product for home use .  ...  "
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" ...  4.Provides range to a larger extent.  ...  "
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" ...  Using this as an Extender for my existing network in my other room.  ...  "
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" ...  Good for small home.  ...  "
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" ...  Good speeds even when away from the router with 2-3 brick walls in between.  ...  "
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" ...  I have placed the router in my middle room and can get same speed from all corners of my 2 BHK.  ...  "
Overall performance
 36
performance, job, range, price, happy
+92%
-8%
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" ...  Certainly faster than my old one.  ...  "
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" ...  Very happy with the performance  ...  "
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" ...  this router does awesome job.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a good boost to my current version, the speed is being capped to 80mbps as of now but will have to tweak a bit I guess.  ...  "
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" ...  Nice product but Price is very high, Performance is overall good.  ...  "
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" ...  Working fine and delivering great speed.  ...  "
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" ...  Speed increased a lot around 20mbps after putting this.  ...  "
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" ...  Running stable so far.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 36
connect, server, router, connected devices, tp link
+61%
-39%
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" ...  Simple to configure but configuring 2 bands on receiving devices was something I had not done before.  ...  "
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" ...  Option to have 2 bandwidth signals work perfectly for anyone using a Chromecast device  ...  "
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" ...  This is my 3rd TP-Link device.  ...  "
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" ...  I have 20 machines connected in parallel but working fine.  ...  "
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" ...  had to get wiring changed to CAT6 and the wired and wireless 5GHz gives full 150Mbps speed on iOS, Android, Android TV and Firestick.  ...  "
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" ...  150mbps and above across all devices  ...  "
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" ...  Wireless latest specs.  ...  "
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" ...  The devices connect faster, its more reliable, the connection does not drop.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 33
months, using, stopped working, 3 months, router
+48%
-52%
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" ...  Not good by range range is reduced after few months  ...  "
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" ...  I want to replace this item this is not working continuously.  ...  "
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" ...  They should somehow fix this issue or stop manufacturing this particular product.  ...  "
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" ...  It stops working out of nowhere and has to be restarted daily.  ...  "
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" ...  It has been more than 2 months and I have still not received any replacement.  ...  "
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" ...  One port is no longer working. ... Did not expect this from a known brand.  ...  "
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" ...  In just 3 months - the tplink has stopped working  ...  "
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" ...  Stop working after 5 days.  ...  "
Ports
 33
port, gigabit, ports, ethernet, lan ports
+73%
-27%
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" ...  Also you can connect USB printer and share it via this router.  ...  "
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" ...  Has a 2.0 usb.  ...  "
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" ...  * For SOHO users, Gigabit LAN speed is just magical. ... * Gigabit WAN is highly beneficial if the internet speed is greater than 100Mbps. ... * At least one USB port should have offered USB 3.0 speeds. ... Both USB ports are of USB 2.0 type.  ...  "
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" ...  Good price for gigabit lan port router.  ...  "
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" ...  Ethernet link shows down ... Connecting to administer via Ethernet cable was a test of patience  ...  "
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" ...  Connect USB pendrive or hard disk and it will b e on network.  ...  "
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" ...  + Really fast Gigabit router  ...  "
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" ...  I have connected SSD to usb port and the speed is just awesome.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 28
easy to install, easy to setup, interface, user friendly, router
+93%
-7%
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" ...  Easy to use, effective security, excellent parental controls.  ...  "
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" ...  Most other configurations were intuitive.  ...  "
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" ...  User friendliness is awesome and the outlook is also good.  ...  "
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" ...  easy to install and very minimal bandwidth loss  ...  "
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" ...  It's easy to set-up, hassle-free and works efficiently.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to install.  ...  "
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" ...  Good TP Link router with easy interface to connect  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to setup and control.  ...  "
Marketplace
 18
thanks, seller, refund, please, delivery
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Got it for 2325 during sale  ...  "
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" ...  Also thanks Amazon to give us with great value.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought from Appario Retail Private Ltd  ...  "
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" ...  Definitely this is value for money amazon provide hide discounts. ... Well suited the description.  ...  "
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" ...  Package is good but box are damaged, amazon authority take care of it.  ...  "
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" ...  Make sure you take from Appario seller.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazon kind enough to refund my money  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you Amazon for delivering it in 48hrs as promised.  ...  "
Software Platform
 14
android, router, settings, network, manage
+71%
-29%
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" ...  Its OS is light and performance is amazing.  ...  "
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" ...  No concerns so far with 7 phones, a desktop, a laptop and Chromecast hooked up to it.  ...  "
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" ...  The option to configure the guest and the actual network is just amazing and the best part is unlike other routers they have an app that connects perfectly with the router and easy to manage the admin panel.  ...  "
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" ...  • UI is very user friendly with an app to handle things on the go.  ...  "
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" ...  The configuration page should open automatically. ... You could also download the Tether app available for Android and iOS devices for changing settings and monitoring the list of connected devices on the fly.  ...  "
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" ...  It has an android app and setting up is a breeze.  ...  "
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" ...  I can still manage to stream my kodi library.  ...  "
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" ...  Interface is smooth and simple and very fast.  ...  "
Apps
 14
android, router, tether app, sharing, settings
+79%
-21%
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" ...  Update 2: Ok, so the dual core CPU, 512MB RAM and decent sequential file transfer speed is not enough for using this with Adobe apps.  ...  "
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" ...  The product is nice and the featured app is very useful and the range is pretty decent and for that price it’s soo good , replaceable antinas and two wifi speed 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz,wireless data sharing is also the ra lot for features for this price is great best in the market right now  ...  "
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" ...  Tether app is also simple.  ...  "
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" ...  • UI is very user friendly with an app to handle things on the go.  ...  "
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" ...  The option to configure the guest and the actual network is just amazing and the best part is unlike other routers they have an app that connects perfectly with the router and easy to manage the admin panel.  ...  "
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" ...  Tether application is good to operate the router through android phone.  ...  "
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" ...  I wanted it for local file sharing and Chromecast and it works really well.  ...  "
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" ...  I can still manage to stream my kodi library.  ...  "
Returns
 14
replacement, amazon, thanks, replaced, refund
+7%
-93%
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" ...  Unfortunately can't even return it as my box is destroyed.  ...  "
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" ...  In fact, on Amazon's suggestion, I also ordered a replacement and tried that, but no luck.  ...  "
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" ...  It has been more than 2 months and I have still not received any replacement.  ...  "
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" ...  returning the product  ...  "
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" ...  Returned and exchanged in hope of getting lucky  ...  "
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" ...  Exchanged twice and still waiting for pick up!  ...  "
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" ...  PROBABLY THIS IS A RETURN ITEM .  ...  "
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" ...  Working with TP-Link for a refund.  ...  "
USB
 13
storage, hard disk, drive, sharing, server
+77%
-23%
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" ...  Connect USB pendrive or hard disk and it will b e on network.  ...  "
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" ...  Dual USB port for printer n home NAS server  ...  "
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" ...  Usb cloud storage is just right thing i needed.  ...  "
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" ...  Has a 2.0 usb.  ...  "
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" ...  The USB is very helpful you can connect printer or hard disk and access them from anywhere.  ...  "
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" ...  Able to connect my 2TB Hard disk and access files over FTP on both laptop and mobile.  ...  "
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" ...  good product if you want to back up your files regularly as it provides you to attach HDD or Pen drive.  ...  "
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" ...  The USB functionality is great.  ...  "

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Specifications

Connectivity
WiFi:  Yes 
Display
Resolution:  4K 
Performance
Processor Type:  Dual Core 
4K
RESOLUTION
Yes
WIFI
Dual Core
PROCESSOR TYPE