Computer Shopper Magazine and Expert Reviews in the U.K. recognized TP-LINK’s TL-WR-741ND for its high quality and value with their Budget Buy award. The articles mention the router’s simple setup features, particularly for novice users but also mention its more advanced functions such as VPN tunneling, remote management, dynamic DNS and the router’s parental control features for more tech-savvy users.
Also mentioned was the TL-WR-741ND’s Quick Security Setup (QSS) using the router’s near instant security setup feature at the press of a button, conveniently located on the front face of the device. In summary, the article goes on to say, "The TL-WR-741ND produces reliable speeds and has plenty of features. It does everything most users will ever need from a wireless router for a bargain price."