WAN routers

Wide area network routers for covering bigger regions

Archer C2 (v3)

TP-Link archer c2 (v3)

With higher power efficiency and robust security, the Archer C2 (v3) is the perfect way to accelerate a home multimedia network. Can be used as a router, WAN router and a wireless access point.

Cost: R899 (incl.)

mikrotik router


The hEX is a third generation 'RB750'. It's a small five port gigabit ethernet router with more functionality than we think it should have, and will work for speeds up to 350 Mbps.

Cost: R855 (incl.)

mikrotik hEX S router


The hEX S is a five port Gigabit Ethernet router for locations where wireless connectivity is not required. Compared to the hEX, the hEX S also features an SFP port and PoE output on the last port.

Cost: R1,099 (incl.)


These routers are pulling double duty as both normal and WAN routers, therefore they can be found on the routers page as well.

Details TP-Link Archer C2 RB750 RB760iGS
aka AC750 hEX hEX S
CPU MT7620A MT7621A MT7621A
CPU nominal frequency 580 MHz 880 MHz 880 MHz
CPU core count 1 2 2
Size of RAM 64 MB 256 MB 256 MB
Ethernet ports 10/100/1000 4 5 5
SFP port No No Yes
PoE In No Yes Yes
PoE Out No No Yes
Observed max speed 800 - 900 Mbps 500 - 900 Mbps 500 - 900 Mbps
Model Archer C2 RB750Gr3 RB760iGS
Price (±) R899 (incl.) R855 (incl.) R1,099 (incl.)