11AC Wireless Broadband Router AC1900 USB 3.0 the Asus RT-AC68U

Asus RT-AC68U Wireless AC1900 1300Mbps Dual-band Broadband Router with USB 3.0

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Scan code: LN55620 Manufacturer code: 90IG00C0-BU2000 Request call
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Product Overview 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. Features • The world's fastest Wi-Fi router, with combined dual-band data rates of
• 1900 Mbps for three times faster performance than 802.11n routers
• Broadcom® TurboQAM™ technology increases wireless-N data rate to
• 600 Mbps for 33% faster performance
• Five Gigabit Ethernet ports for fast, stable wired network connections
• Dual USB ports with USB 3.0 for ten times faster data transfer than USB 2.0
• Dual-core processor for fast and responsive performance with Wi-Fi, Ethernet and USB devices
• ASUS AiCloud cloud service to access, sync, share, and stream your data wherever you are, even connect to other compatible routers creating a private cloud server with family and friends
Specifications
Specifications
CPU  
LAN Type
  • 10/100/1000
  • Wireless LAN
Wireless LAN Yes
Type N/A
Number of WAN Connections 1
Number of LAN Connections 4
Wireless Speed 1300 Mbps
Wireless Band Dual Band
Frequency
  • 2.4 Ghz
  • 5 Ghz
Wireless Standards
  • IEEE 802.11a
  • IEEE 802.11ac
  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.11n
  • IPv4
Aprox Wireless Range (m) N/A
UPnP Support Yes
Other Connectors
  • 1 x USB 2.0
  • 1 x USB3.0
Firewall/NAT Yes
WDS No
Security
  • WEP (128 bit)
  • WEP (64 bit)
  • WPA-Enterprise
  • WPA-PSK
  • WPA2-Enterprise
  • WPA2-PSK
  • WPS
Wireless Transmitter Power N/A
Wireless Transmitter N/A
Antenna  
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
24 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
24 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Scan
Telephone:
01442 265548
TekSpek Guides
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Port Forwarding
Port Forwarding
Date Issued: 20th Oct 2008

Port forwarding is a technique you’ll need to use to enable certain services if you’re using a router. If you don’t really care how it works, you can skip this section and just find out how to do it.

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Broadband ADSL vs Cable
Date Issued: 20th Oct 2008

On the surface we’re asking a relatively simple question here: "What do I need to get my broadband Internet working?" Of course, it’s not quite as simple as that. Worry not, however, for this TekSpek covers both the differences between the two popular kinds of broadband and what you’ll need to get your home computer(s) connected up.

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Wi-Fi Security
Wi-Fi Security
Date Issued: 19th Jun 2008

WiFi is a wonderful thing. You can take your laptop anywhere in your house and access the Internet, or access your network from the garden. However, it does introduce the grim possibility of somebody else doing exactly the same, without you ever knowing. This guide seeks to make you aware of various security terms and ideas associated with wireless networking and what you should consider when setting up a wireless network.

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Home Networking
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Date Issued: 26th Oct 2006

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Reviews
Rated 5 out of 5 by 5 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by great router. recommended Absolutely brilliant. Works really well. Lots of settings. Fast. Good range. 19 June 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Fast, elegant, a little on the large side The browser based setup tool was easy to access and adjusted the layout when using a mobile browser. The link to set it up as an access point (rather than a router) was visible but not prominent. The front panel is quite stylish and the LEDs can optionally be turned off. The device itself is somewhat tall, and this could cause issues with raising the antennae to the best position when shelf space is tight. Wifi operation is smooth and reliable. Unfortunately due to brick partition walls the range isn't quite what we had hoped for (though still better than our old router) but using an extender has helped with no noticeable loss of bandwidth or stability in the zone covered by the main router. I had wondered whether it was worth forking out on a high-end router but with this Asus model I have not been disappointed. 07 April 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by excelent router I have 1 of there routers loaded with dd-wrt and running 3 separate VLANS into separate switches. The wireless gives good coverage and stable connections - all in all a good buy 05 January 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Exellent range and control. The device is extremely easy to use and set - up, It's a pity it dose not include a built-in modem. But it's easy to link to my old router. 21 September 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Best buy ever Easy set up not had any problems like I had with my Bt homehub 4 which kept kicking any wireless devices and sorted out problems I had with battlefield 4 would recomend it hands down 16 September 2014
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HI, I'm thinking of buying one, but can you tell me if it support BT line, and does it have a modem built in,
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It will require an external modem to function, if you're looking for an all in one ADSL solution you will need something like this LN54597.
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11AC Wireless Broadband Router AC1900 USB 3.0 the Asus RT-AC68U
11AC Wireless Broadband Router AC1900 USB 3.0 the Asus RT-AC68U