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ASUS RT-AC68U Gigabit WiFi Router Dual-Band Tri-Stream AC1900, 4 x Gigabit LAN, 2 x USB, 3 x HighPerformance Antennas MIMO, Beamforming, Smart Connect, QoS, VPN, Traffic Analyzer, Dual-WAN

ASUS RT-AC68U Gigabit WiFi Router Dual-Band Tri-Stream AC1900, 4 x Gigabit LAN, 2 x USB, 3 x HighPerformance Antennas MIMO, Beamforming, Smart Connect, QoS, VPN, Traffic Analyzer, Dual-WAN
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ASUS RT-AC68U Gigabit WiFi Router Dual-Band Tri-Stream AC1900, 4 x Gigabit LAN, 2 x USB, 3 x HighPerformance Antennas MIMO, Beamforming, Smart Connect, QoS, VPN, Traffic Analyzer, Dual-WAN

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ASUS RT-AC68U Gigabit WiFi Router Dual-Band Tri-Stream AC1900, 4 x Gigabit LAN, 2 x USB, 3 x...

  • Brand: ASUS
  • MPN: RT-AC68U
  • Part #: NETAS4068
  • UPC:886227418992
  • Wireless Technology:802.11ac
  • Wireless Transmission Speed:1900Mbps
  • Wi-Fi Bands:Dual
  • Ethernet Ports:4
  • USB Ports:2
  • Cellular Connectivity:N/A
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By: ShaunT57 08/10/20

"Easy to set up and great performance. Replaced the standard router from trustpower which kept dropping off and the difference is day and night."

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Features

Dual-band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit Router

- 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
- Broadco 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



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.


AiProtection for advanced security

AiProtection, incorporating state-of-the-art, three-pronged security from Trend Micro™, makes RT-AC68U one of the most secure home routers you can buy. As well as providing some of the most advanced parental controls in any mainstream router, it blocks malicious addresses and intrusions for your PC or device, and alerts you if an infected device is connected. Potential weaknesses such as password strength and operating system vulnerabilities are also monitored at all times. Moreover, AiProtection even protects Wi-Fi devices without frequent security patches such as smart TV, game console, ip camera and smart home devices, giving you total peace of mind.

NVIDIA GameStream Ready

Your router is about to have a lot more fun. That's because it can now stream all your favorite PC games to the NVIDIA SHIELD portable to play anywhere in the house using fast, ultra-reliable NVIDIA GameStream technology. ASUS routers deliver lag-free, high-performance game streaming from GeForce GTX powered PCs or NVIDIA GRID cloud gaming systems. For more information, visit


World's fastest AC Wi-Fi with TurboQAMi-Fi acceleration

Powered by 5th generation Wi-Fi (5G Wi-Fi), the new 802.11ac chipset gives the RT-AC68U superfast Gigabit wireless speeds. What's more, RT-AC68U uses TurboQAM™ technology to upgrade 2.4G Wi-Fi even further to give you unprecedented speeds. At 2.4 GHz, it's 33% faster than generic wireless-N900 routers, reaching 600 Mbps, while on the 5 GHz band it blazes to 1300 Mbps - or triple 802.11n rates. That's 1900 Mbps of concurrent wireless power!

 

Do more at once with dual-core processors inside

The ASUS RT-AC68U features a dual-core processor that eliminates the performance drops that plague other routers. 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.




Enhanced signal range and stability

ASUS AiRadar intelligently strengthens wireless connectivity using beamforming technology, high power amplification, and exclusive ASUS RF fine-tuning. This ensures extended coverage, dynamic data speed increases, and enhanced stability.

Dual-band connectivity for compatibility and performance

Delivering 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz concurrent bands at up to 600 Mbps and 1300 Mbps, respectively, the RT-AC68U has a total speed of up to 1900 Mbps, and maintains complete stability. You can perform basic tasks like Web browsing and file downloading on the 2.4 GHz band, while simultaneously allowing multiple devices to stream in Full HD or support online gaming and other bandwidth-demanding applications smoothly on the clearer 5 GHz band.


Ultimate USB speed and versatility

Highest Speed USB 3.0 features data transfers up ten times faster than USB 2.0. Two USB ports make the RT-AC68U perfect for file, multimedia, and 3G/4G sharing, while ASUS AiDisk offers remote access and quick content streaming. Where other routers have their USB ports sandwiched next to one another, both RT-AC68U USB ports are evenly spaced for easy access to either at all times.


Robust control and optimization with ASUSWRT

With the ASUSWRT dashboard UI, setup, monitor, and control network applications all in one intuitive area. On top of 30-second setup,multi-device detection, and flexible settings that make the most of your network performance, it's been upgraded with quick scanning of USB storage connected to routers to verify data integrity and drive health. Dual WAN enables having two connections/ISPs on one router, with load balance and failover mode for added stability and redundancy to ensure uninterrupted internet access.

Do you game a lot, or spend most of your time streaming videos? Whatever your planned use is, the RT-AC68U has Quality of Service (QoS) standards that let you select how much bandwidth is prioritized for virtually any task. Plus, the traffic monitor allows you to check your Web usage in a clear graphical interface.

Easy 3-step setup

Use your smartphone, tablet, or PC to effortlessly set up your ASUS router in less than 30 seconds and in only 3 easy steps1. Simply connect the cables to the router, open a Web browser, and follow the setup wizard to get you to the internet in no time.


ASUS AiCloud - Your world on demand

ASUS AiCloud keeps you connected to your data wherever and whenever you have an internet connection. It links your home network and online Web storage service* and lets you access it through the AiCloud mobile app on your iOS or Android smartphone or through a personalized URL in a Web browser. Even better, the new Router-to-Router Sync function allows you to synchronize your stuff with storage devices connected to other compatible ASUS routers- it's as simple as choosing a sync folder. Sharing with friends and family is now easier than ever!


Powerful online multitasking with 300,000 data sessions

Support for a massive data pipeline of up to 300,000 data sessions means the RT-AC68U has around 20 times the networking capacity of conventional routers for exceptionally smooth performance.


Download and stream anywhere

Download Master and enhanced media server let you download and play multimedia files stored on router-attached USB storage on a wide range of compatible devices such as PC, pad, PS3, Xbox, and smart TV. Download Master can also download files while your PC is turned off, and allows you to manage and monitor download status remotely.



VPN server enabled

Easily set up a VPN server to browse the web and access data - no matter where you are. Featuring MPPE encryption, your data transmission remains always secure and confidential.


Discrete and secure Wi-Fi networks via guest access

Share your internet connection with your guests in safety, with no need to share your personal password or network resources. ASUS Guest Network supports up to three separate guest networks, each with its own usage limits and password. Guests cannot access your primary network or any other connected devices.


Modem Configuration Settings

Looking for UFB settings for this product? View our settings guide here.

Specifications

Network Standard
IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac, IPv4, IPv6

Product Segment
AC1900 ultimate AC performance : 600+1300 Mbps

Data Rate
802.11a : 6,9,12,18,24,36,48,54 Mbps
802.11b : 1, 2, 5.5, 11 Mbps
802.11g : 6,9,12,18,24,36,48,54 Mbps
802.11n : up to 450 Mbps
802.11n TurboQAM : up to 600 Mbps
802.11ac : up to 1300 Mbps

Antenna
External antenna x 3

Operating Frequency
2.4 GHz / 5 GHz

Encryption
64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPA-Enterprise , WPA2-Enterprise , WPS support

Firewall & Access Control
Firewall: SPI intrusion detection,DoS protection

Access control
Parental control, Network service filter, URL filter, Port filter

Management
UPnP, IGMP v1/v2/v3, DNS Proxy, DHCP, NTP Client, DDNS, Port Trigger, Universal Repeater, System Event Log

VPN Support
IPSec Pass-Through
PPTP Pass-Through
L2TP Pass-Through
PPTP server
OpenVPN server
PPTP client
L2TP client
OpenVPN client

WAN Connection Type
Internet connection type : Automatic IP, Static IP, PPPoE(MPPE supported), PPTP, L2TP
WAN Bridge support
Multicast Proxy support
Multicast Rate Setting support

Utilities
.Download master
- support BT, NZB, HTTP, ED2K
- support encryption, DHT, PEX and magnet link
- upload and download bandwidth control
- download scheduling .Media server:
- Image: JPEG
- Audio: mp3, wma, wav, pcm, mp4, lpcm, ogg
- Video: asf, avi, divx, mpeg, mpg, ts, vob, wmv, mkv, mov .QoS:
- WMM
- User definable rules for IP/MAC/Port. Upload and Download bandwidth management.
- ACK/SYN/FIN/RST/ICMP with Highest priority .Guest Network
- 2.4GHz guest network x 3, 5GHz guest network x 3
.Printer Server: multifunctional printer support(Windows nly), LPR protocol support
.File server: Samba and FTP server with account management
.PPTP VPN server
.Network map
.Traffic monitor

Ports
RJ45 for 10/100/1000/Gigabits BaseT for LAN x 4, RJ45 for 10/100/1000/Gigabits BaseT for WAN x 1
USB 2.0 x 1
USB 3.0 x 1

Button
WPS Button, Reset Button, Power Button, Wireless on/off Button

LED Indicator
PWR x 1
Wi-Fi x 2
LAN x 4
WAN x 1
USB x 2

Power Supply
AC Input : 110V~240V(50~60Hz)
DC Output : 19 V with max. 1.75 A current

OS Support
- Windows 8.1
- Windows 8
- Windows 7
- Windows Vista
- Windows 2000
- Windows ME
- Windows XP
- Windows Server 2003
- Windows Server 2008
- Mac OS X 10.1
- Mac OS X 10.4
- Mac OS X 10.5
- Mac OS X 10.6
- Mac OS X 10.7
- Mac OS X 10.8
- Mac OS X
- Linux Kernel (Support Ubuntu only)
- Linux

Dimensions
220 x 83.3 x 160 ~ cm (WxDxH)

Weight
640 g

Package Content
- RT-AC68U Wireless-AC1900 Dual Band Gigabit Router
- RJ-45 cable
- Power adapter
- QSG
- Support CD(user manual and ultility)

Router Special Features
3G/4G data sharing, AiCloud, Printer server, Download Master, AiDisK, Multiple SSIDs, Parental Control

Manufacturer Part No: RT-AC68U Brand: ASUS Product Type: Gigabit WiFi Router
UPC 886227418992 Product Family: - Shipping Weight: 1.5 kg
PB Part No: NETAS4068 Product Model: RT-AC68U

Warranty: 36 months local warranty *
* Warranty period is as stated above unless the manufacturer has chosen to specify a longer period.
All warranties are return to base unless otherwise specified.

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Bought one from pbtech penrose last weekend. Works superbly on bigpipe UFB. Extremely happy with my purchase.

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By: MichaelJ897 08/09/17
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Always a great device - massive range, great performance. I have one of these personally, and have deployed them for several clients.

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Best router I have ever owned. Not only can I pull 1.3 Gbps over Wifi, but the range is absolutely insane (I can connect a whole football field away). The router interface is nice and feature rich and I haven't had any issues on UFB whatsoever.

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A fantastic router. I'm getting 200Mbps speeds 20 metres away through a wall. Set up is pretty straightforward, but there are plenty of features available for network management if you want them.

Streaming Netflix and downloading games from Steam are both effortless and smooth.

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By: AndreA6 31/10/16
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Excellent router highly recommend

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make sure the cable form the fiber box is disconnected from the router, stop any auto installations, and change settings in router and click apply turn off router. connect fiber box to router and restart and wait afew mins for it to connect, :) enjoy

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By: Guest 08/10/16
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This is good kit. Easy set up to replace the rubbish wireless capabilities of my Generic Vodafone router. Additional features like streaming my own files, extra networks on separate channels and a guest Network is handy...with more yet to be explored. Worth buying

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By: Guest 15/09/16
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Very easy to set up. PB Tech have provided details on how to set it up here https://www.pbtech.co.nz/index.php?p=ASUSISPSettings
My network settings are far from straight forward with DDNS and port forwarding but setting up this router only took about half an hour. WiFi coverage is very good and the addition of 5G an added bonus. If you are in the market for replacing your router you won't go wrong with this one.

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Exceptionally easy to setup and use - took me literally 10 mins. Only issue was allowing windows remote desktop access which was not quite as easy to do as it should have been. Wireless range great even with 5G - so much better than my old router. Now have 120Mb down and 10Mb up wireless throughout my whole house.

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By: Guest 24/12/15
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Great fast and stable router. Has been working without a hitch since purchase. Was easy to setup too.

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By: RohanA 05/10/15
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Had some fun getting my ufb connection up and running in Hamilton this week. Can confirm this router works [many don't], to get to the settings Chris talks about in the 1st post i used the quick setup option, the setting is a little obscure to get to, Andy in the Hamilton store was a big help, many thanks. Suggestion to PB Tech, please list which routers work on the UFB network, both on your website and instore. There is very little information anywhere about setup, and what routers work and what don't in NZ. Fantastic once it's all up and running though!

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By: SteveR87 04/10/14
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Awesome router getting full speed from Uber 100mbt down and 50 up

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For fibre you specifically want the one without the modem, as the Chorus ONT acts as the modem.
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Nord VPN would be through from your device, not from the router. This will replace your router by connecting directly to the fibre box.
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ASUS RT-AC68U Gigabit WiFi Router Dual-Band Tri-Stream AC1900, 4 x Gigabit LAN, 2 x USB, 3 x HighPerformance Antennas MIMO, Beamforming, Smart Connect, QoS, VPN, Traffic Analyzer, Dual-WAN

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Features

Dual-band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit Router

- 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
- Broadco 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



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.


AiProtection for advanced security

AiProtection, incorporating state-of-the-art, three-pronged security from Trend Micro™, makes RT-AC68U one of the most secure home routers you can buy. As well as providing some of the most advanced parental controls in any mainstream router, it blocks malicious addresses and intrusions for your PC or device, and alerts you if an infected device is connected. Potential weaknesses such as password strength and operating system vulnerabilities are also monitored at all times. Moreover, AiProtection even protects Wi-Fi devices without frequent security patches such as smart TV, game console, ip camera and smart home devices, giving you total peace of mind.

NVIDIA GameStream Ready

Your router is about to have a lot more fun. That's because it can now stream all your favorite PC games to the NVIDIA SHIELD portable to play anywhere in the house using fast, ultra-reliable NVIDIA GameStream technology. ASUS routers deliver lag-free, high-performance game streaming from GeForce GTX powered PCs or NVIDIA GRID cloud gaming systems. For more information, visit


World's fastest AC Wi-Fi with TurboQAMi-Fi acceleration

Powered by 5th generation Wi-Fi (5G Wi-Fi), the new 802.11ac chipset gives the RT-AC68U superfast Gigabit wireless speeds. What's more, RT-AC68U uses TurboQAM™ technology to upgrade 2.4G Wi-Fi even further to give you unprecedented speeds. At 2.4 GHz, it's 33% faster than generic wireless-N900 routers, reaching 600 Mbps, while on the 5 GHz band it blazes to 1300 Mbps - or triple 802.11n rates. That's 1900 Mbps of concurrent wireless power!

 

Do more at once with dual-core processors inside

The ASUS RT-AC68U features a dual-core processor that eliminates the performance drops that plague other routers. 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.




Enhanced signal range and stability

ASUS AiRadar intelligently strengthens wireless connectivity using beamforming technology, high power amplification, and exclusive ASUS RF fine-tuning. This ensures extended coverage, dynamic data speed increases, and enhanced stability.

Dual-band connectivity for compatibility and performance

Delivering 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz concurrent bands at up to 600 Mbps and 1300 Mbps, respectively, the RT-AC68U has a total speed of up to 1900 Mbps, and maintains complete stability. You can perform basic tasks like Web browsing and file downloading on the 2.4 GHz band, while simultaneously allowing multiple devices to stream in Full HD or support online gaming and other bandwidth-demanding applications smoothly on the clearer 5 GHz band.


Ultimate USB speed and versatility

Highest Speed USB 3.0 features data transfers up ten times faster than USB 2.0. Two USB ports make the RT-AC68U perfect for file, multimedia, and 3G/4G sharing, while ASUS AiDisk offers remote access and quick content streaming. Where other routers have their USB ports sandwiched next to one another, both RT-AC68U USB ports are evenly spaced for easy access to either at all times.


Robust control and optimization with ASUSWRT

With the ASUSWRT dashboard UI, setup, monitor, and control network applications all in one intuitive area. On top of 30-second setup,multi-device detection, and flexible settings that make the most of your network performance, it's been upgraded with quick scanning of USB storage connected to routers to verify data integrity and drive health. Dual WAN enables having two connections/ISPs on one router, with load balance and failover mode for added stability and redundancy to ensure uninterrupted internet access.

Do you game a lot, or spend most of your time streaming videos? Whatever your planned use is, the RT-AC68U has Quality of Service (QoS) standards that let you select how much bandwidth is prioritized for virtually any task. Plus, the traffic monitor allows you to check your Web usage in a clear graphical interface.

Easy 3-step setup

Use your smartphone, tablet, or PC to effortlessly set up your ASUS router in less than 30 seconds and in only 3 easy steps1. Simply connect the cables to the router, open a Web browser, and follow the setup wizard to get you to the internet in no time.


ASUS AiCloud - Your world on demand

ASUS AiCloud keeps you connected to your data wherever and whenever you have an internet connection. It links your home network and online Web storage service* and lets you access it through the AiCloud mobile app on your iOS or Android smartphone or through a personalized URL in a Web browser. Even better, the new Router-to-Router Sync function allows you to synchronize your stuff with storage devices connected to other compatible ASUS routers- it's as simple as choosing a sync folder. Sharing with friends and family is now easier than ever!


Powerful online multitasking with 300,000 data sessions

Support for a massive data pipeline of up to 300,000 data sessions means the RT-AC68U has around 20 times the networking capacity of conventional routers for exceptionally smooth performance.


Download and stream anywhere

Download Master and enhanced media server let you download and play multimedia files stored on router-attached USB storage on a wide range of compatible devices such as PC, pad, PS3, Xbox, and smart TV. Download Master can also download files while your PC is turned off, and allows you to manage and monitor download status remotely.



VPN server enabled

Easily set up a VPN server to browse the web and access data - no matter where you are. Featuring MPPE encryption, your data transmission remains always secure and confidential.


Discrete and secure Wi-Fi networks via guest access

Share your internet connection with your guests in safety, with no need to share your personal password or network resources. ASUS Guest Network supports up to three separate guest networks, each with its own usage limits and password. Guests cannot access your primary network or any other connected devices.


Modem Configuration Settings

Looking for UFB settings for this product? View our settings guide here.

Specifications

Network Standard
IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11ac, IPv4, IPv6

Product Segment
AC1900 ultimate AC performance : 600+1300 Mbps

Data Rate
802.11a : 6,9,12,18,24,36,48,54 Mbps
802.11b : 1, 2, 5.5, 11 Mbps
802.11g : 6,9,12,18,24,36,48,54 Mbps
802.11n : up to 450 Mbps
802.11n TurboQAM : up to 600 Mbps
802.11ac : up to 1300 Mbps

Antenna
External antenna x 3

Operating Frequency
2.4 GHz / 5 GHz

Encryption
64-bit WEP, 128-bit WEP, WPA2-PSK, WPA-PSK, WPA-Enterprise , WPA2-Enterprise , WPS support

Firewall & Access Control
Firewall: SPI intrusion detection,DoS protection

Access control
Parental control, Network service filter, URL filter, Port filter

Management
UPnP, IGMP v1/v2/v3, DNS Proxy, DHCP, NTP Client, DDNS, Port Trigger, Universal Repeater, System Event Log

VPN Support
IPSec Pass-Through
PPTP Pass-Through
L2TP Pass-Through
PPTP server
OpenVPN server
PPTP client
L2TP client
OpenVPN client

WAN Connection Type
Internet connection type : Automatic IP, Static IP, PPPoE(MPPE supported), PPTP, L2TP
WAN Bridge support
Multicast Proxy support
Multicast Rate Setting support

Utilities
.Download master
- support BT, NZB, HTTP, ED2K
- support encryption, DHT, PEX and magnet link
- upload and download bandwidth control
- download scheduling .Media server:
- Image: JPEG
- Audio: mp3, wma, wav, pcm, mp4, lpcm, ogg
- Video: asf, avi, divx, mpeg, mpg, ts, vob, wmv, mkv, mov .QoS:
- WMM
- User definable rules for IP/MAC/Port. Upload and Download bandwidth management.
- ACK/SYN/FIN/RST/ICMP with Highest priority .Guest Network
- 2.4GHz guest network x 3, 5GHz guest network x 3
.Printer Server: multifunctional printer support(Windows nly), LPR protocol support
.File server: Samba and FTP server with account management
.PPTP VPN server
.Network map
.Traffic monitor

Ports
RJ45 for 10/100/1000/Gigabits BaseT for LAN x 4, RJ45 for 10/100/1000/Gigabits BaseT for WAN x 1
USB 2.0 x 1
USB 3.0 x 1

Button
WPS Button, Reset Button, Power Button, Wireless on/off Button

LED Indicator
PWR x 1
Wi-Fi x 2
LAN x 4
WAN x 1
USB x 2

Power Supply
AC Input : 110V~240V(50~60Hz)
DC Output : 19 V with max. 1.75 A current

OS Support
- Windows 8.1
- Windows 8
- Windows 7
- Windows Vista
- Windows 2000
- Windows ME
- Windows XP
- Windows Server 2003
- Windows Server 2008
- Mac OS X 10.1
- Mac OS X 10.4
- Mac OS X 10.5
- Mac OS X 10.6
- Mac OS X 10.7
- Mac OS X 10.8
- Mac OS X
- Linux Kernel (Support Ubuntu only)
- Linux

Dimensions
220 x 83.3 x 160 ~ cm (WxDxH)

Weight
640 g

Package Content
- RT-AC68U Wireless-AC1900 Dual Band Gigabit Router
- RJ-45 cable
- Power adapter
- QSG
- Support CD(user manual and ultility)

Router Special Features
3G/4G data sharing, AiCloud, Printer server, Download Master, AiDisK, Multiple SSIDs, Parental Control

Date Created: 13:50, 24-10-2020
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