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Asus RT-AC68U AC1900 Dual Band Gigabit Router

Item No:
499766
MPN:
RT-AC68U
$209 RRP $219
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ASUS RT-AC68U wireless router Gigabit Ethernet Dual-band (2.4 GHz / 5 GHz) 3G 4G
World's Fastest For Those Who Run Ahead

The ASUS RT-AC68U is the world's fastest Wi-Fi router, with combined dual-band data rates of up to 1900 Mbps. 1300 Mbps 802.11ac at 5 GHz gives Gigabit wireless data rates, while Broadcom TurboQAM technology super-charges 2.4 GHz 802.11n performance from 450 Mbps to 600 Mbps with compatible devices.

Powered by a dual-core processor, the RT-AC68U eliminates the performance drops that plague other routers with busy networks. So even on the busiest home networks, HD video streaming is always smooth, the latency low for online gaming and VoIP calls, and file downloads are never interrupted.

The RT-AC68U also features dual USB ports for file, printers and 3G/4G modems sharing and a USB 3.0 port for up to ten times faster data transfers than USB 2.0.
ExclusiveASUS AiCloud transforms your home networking into your personal cloud for easy streaming and sharing to smartphones, PCs, and tablets. Router-to-Router sync also makes it simple to sync files on USB-connected storage with other compatible ASUS routers for hassle-free sharing of large files with family and friends.

The easy-to-use ASUSWRT graphical user interface unlocks the power of the RT-AC68U giving robust control to optimize your network for you. 30-second set-up and easy traffic management means even network newbies can enjoy its sophisticated features, while power users will love its IPv6 support, multiple wireless SSIDs and secure VPN access.

WAN connection

Ethernet WAN

Wireless LAN features

Wi-Fi band The frequency bands the product features.
Dual-band (2.4 GHz / 5 GHz)
Top Wi-Fi standard Connection of this device is done via Wi-Fi in a high standard.
Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
WLAN data transfer rate (max)
1900 Mbit/s
Wi-Fi standards The type of wireless local area network (LAN). It can be ad-hoc, where units in a network communicate peer-to-peer, or Infrastructure, where units communicate with each other via an access point A LAN interconnects computers in a small area e.g. home, school or office.
802.11a,Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac),802.11b,802.11g,Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)

Network

Ethernet LAN An Ethernet LAN (Local Area Network) interface is present, for a wired conection via a cable.
Ethernet LAN interface type The characteristics of the Ethernet LAN interface.
Gigabit Ethernet
Ethernet LAN data rates The different speed levels of the Ethernet LAN connection.
10,100,1000 Mbit/s
Cabling technology Type of cable technology performance.
10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Networking standards The way in which the network is working, e.g. IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g.
IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Mobile network

3G Third generation of mobile telecommunications technology, 3G finds application in wireless voice telephony, mobile Internet access, fixed wireless Internet access, video calls and mobile TV.
4G Fourth generation of mobile phone mobile communication technology standards. A 4G system provides mobile ultra-broadband Internet access, for example to laptops with USB wireless modems, to smartphones, and to other mobile devices. Conceivable applications include amended mobile web access, IP telephony, gaming services, high-definition mobile TV, video conferencing, 3D television, and cloud computing.

Ports & interfaces

Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports Number of Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports (connecting interfaces) in the device. Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports allow a computer to connect to the ethernet.
4

Management features

Reset button

Security

Security algorithms Security algorithms are used to provide authentication, cipher key generation, integrity and radio link privacy to users on mobile networks. The security algorithms supported are the ones that can be used with this product.
128-bit WEP,64-bit WEP,WPA-PSK,WPA2-PSK,WPS
Firewall
Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI)
DoS attack prevention
Filtering
URL filtering
System event log

Protocols

Universal Plug and Play (UPnP)

Design

LED indicators
LAN, Power, USB, WAN

Antenna

Antenna type Type of antenna, also known an aerial, e.g. external, internal.
External
Antennas quantity
3

Power

AC input voltage The voltage of the AC electricity that is inputted into the product.
110 - 240 V
AC input frequency
50 - 60 Hz

System requirements

Windows operating systems supported Windows vesions wich can be used with the device.
Windows 2000,Windows 2000 Professional,Windows 7 Home Basic,Windows 7 Home Basic x64,Windows 7 Home Premium,Windows 7 Home Premium x64,Windows 7 Professional,Windows 7 Professional x64,Windows 7 Starter,Windows 7 Starter x64,Windows 7 Ultimate,Windows 7 Ultimate x64,Windows 8,Windows 8 Enterprise,Windows 8 Enterprise x64,Windows 8 Pro,Windows 8 Pro x64,Windows 8 x64,Windows 8.1,Windows 8.1 Enterprise,Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64,Windows 8.1 Pro,Windows 8.1 Pro x64,Windows 8.1 x64,Windows ME,Windows Vista Business,Windows Vista Business x64,Windows Vista Enterprise,Windows Vista Enterprise x64,Windows Vista Home Basic,Windows Vista Home Basic x64,Windows Vista Home Premium,Windows Vista Home Premium x64,Windows Vista Ultimate,Windows Vista Ultimate x64,Windows XP Home,Windows XP Home x64,Windows XP Professional,Windows XP Professional x64
Linux operating systems supported 8 RT. Linux (9.4, 9.5), Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.0 (supported with a pre-built package); SUSE Linux (10.3, 11.0, 11, 11.1, 11.2), Fedora (9, 9.0, 10, 10.0, 11.0, 11, 12, 12.0), Ubuntu (8.04, 8.04.1, 8.04.2, 8.10, 9.04, 9.10, 10.04), Debian (5.0, 5.0.1, 5.0.2, 5.0.3)
Mac operating systems supported Mac operating systems e.g. OS X can be used with the device.
Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah, Mac OS X 10.1 Puma, Mac OS X 10.2 Jaguar, Mac OS X 10.3 Panther, Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

Weight & dimensions

Width The measurement or extent of something from side to side.
220 mm
Depth The distance from the front to the back of something.
83.3 mm
Height The measurement of the product from head to foot or from base to top.
160 mm
Weight Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
640 g

Packaging data

Cables included
LAN (RJ-45)
AC adapter included
Quick start guide Instructions, either online, as a computer program or in paper form, to allow you to set up and start using the product quickly.

Other features

Mobile network connection
WLAN data transfer rates supported
1,2,5.5,6,9,11,12,18,24,36,48,54,600,1300 Mbit/s
Bandwidth (first)
2.4 GHz
Bandwidth (second)
5 GHz
USB ports quantity
2
Input current
1.75 A
Frequency band A small section of the spectrum of radio communication frequencies, in which channels are usually used or set aside for the same purpose e.g.for a channel on FM radio; for mobile networks to communicate with mobile phones.
2.4 & 5
Rack mounting The type of mounting that can position devices in a shelving system (rack).
xDSL connection
Specifications
SKU 499766
MPN RT-AC68U
Brand Asus
Product Condition Brand New/Unused
Modem Type 3G, 4G
Wired/Wireless Wireless
Stock Availability Available for Shipping, In Stock at Bankstown, In Stock at Blacktown, In Stock at Warehouse
Product Use General