RT-AC56U Dual-Band Wireless AC1200 Gigabit Router

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Powered by 5th generation Wi-Fi (5G Wi-Fi), the new 802.11ac Broadcom chipset gives the Asus RT-AC56U superfast Gigabit wireless speeds. Compared with current 802.11n, the RT-AC56U delivers up to 867Mbps at 5GHz, which is 3X faster than previous 802.11n 2x2 router! The upgraded bandwidth has the higher capacity you need to increase Wi-Fi enjoyment at home. With notebooks, desktops, pads, and smartphones now all Wi-Fi-reliant, its time to upgrade to the next generation so you can expand your connectivity now and in the future.

Product Information
Mfr Part#RT-AC56U
General Specifications
Processor Broadcom BCM4708
Flash Memory 128MB Flash RAM
LED Indicators Power, LAN, WAN, 2 x Air, 2 x USB
Communication Mode Half Duplex, Full Duplex
Compliant Standards (Wired) IEEE 802.3 10Base-T, IEEE 802.3u 100Base-TX
Compliant Standards (Wireless) IEEE 802.11a Wireless, IEEE 802.11b Wireless, IEEE 802.11g Wireless G, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac
Remote Management Protocol HTTP
Operation Mode (Access Mode) Access Point, Broadband Router, 4-Port Switch
Routing Protocol Dynamic IP, Static IP, PPPoE, PPTP, L2TP
Internet Sharing Methods Dynamic IP, Static (fixed) IP, PPPoE, PPTP, L2TP
Media Access Control WMM QoS
Data Rates
Wireless A Data Transfer Rate 54Mbps, 48Mbps, 36Mbps, 24Mbps, 18Mbps, 12Mbps, 9Mbps, 6Mbps
Wireless B Data Transfer Rate 11Mbps, 5.5Mbps, 2Mbps, 1Mbps
Wireless G Data Transfer Rate 54Mbps, 48Mbps, 36Mbps, 24Mbps, 12Mbps, 9Mbps, 6Mbps
Wireless N Data Transfer Rate Up-To 300Mbps
Wireless AC Data Transfer Rate Up to 867Mbps
Encryption 64/128-bit WEP, WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WPA-Enterprise, WPA2-Enterprise, Radius with 802.1x, WPS
VPN Features
VPN Support IPSec
PPTP server
Ports & Connectors
Network Ports and Connectors (1) RJ-45 10/100/1000 Auto-Sensing Port
Auxiliary Ports (1) USB 3.0 and (1) USB 2.0 Port
Media Types Supported USB
Power Supply 110 - 240V AC, 50-60Hz
What's in the Box
What's in the Box RT-AC56U Dual-Band Wireless-AC1200 Gigabit Router, RJ-45 Cable, Power Adapter, Warranty Card, Support CD, Quick Start Guide
Manufacturer Warranty
Parts 2 Year Limited
Labor 2 Years Limited


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