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Equipped with the latest 4x4 802.11ac MU-MIMO technology backed by ASUS-exclusive AiProtection powered by Trend Micro, the tri-band RT-AC5300 delivers speed you crave and security you need. The combined data rate of 5334 Mbps with whole-home extended coverage and tri-band Smart Connect ensure fast, stable connectivity for all your Wi-Fi devices.
ASUS achieved the highest scores* in 6 study factors: Reliability, Wi-Fi range, Security, Capabilities, Speed of upload/download file, Restore connection easily, and Variety of features.
*ASUS received the highest numerical score among wireless routers in the J.D. Power 2015 Wireless Router Satisfaction Report, based on 2,716 responses from 8 companies measuring satisfaction with wireless routers surveyed November-December 2015. Your experiences may vary. Visit the JD Power website.
Powered by a 1.4 GHz dual-core processor backed by 512 MB of memory, the RT-AC5300 has plenty of horsepower to efficiently balance its tri-band 2.4 and dual 5 GHz networks, 4 Gigabit Ethernet ports with 2 Gbps link aggregation capability and USB 3.0 and 2.0 storage/networking functionality.
The path gaming packets take once they leave your network affects ping time and stability. Inefficient hops lead to inconsistent ping and packet loss. The RT-AC5300 features a built-in WTFast client to access the GPN: a private network of route-optimized servers to ensure consistently low ping times.
With a four-transmit, four-receive (4T4R) antenna design, both Wi-Fi range and signal stability improve dramatically, able to reach even the farthest stretches of your home. AiRadar beamforming further focuses Wi-Fi signal on your devices, making your Wi-Fi faster, clearer and stronger.
Devices on your network have varying bandwidth needs and often move throughout the home. Smart Connect manages the traffic assigned to the 2.4 and dual 5 GHz bands on-the-fly, intelligently moving devices from one band to another based on speed, load and signal strength, ensuring that every device enjoys optimized bandwidth and coverage.
MU-MIMO gives every compatible device its own dedicated full-speed Wi-Fi connection, so that multiple devices can connect at the same time without slowing down the network. In fact, MU-MIMO-compatible clients will connect at each client’s respective maximum speed simultaneously.AiProtection Powered by Trend Micro
Just as wireless technology has evolved, online threats have similarly evolved. AiProtection provides multi-stage protection against these threats. From vulnerability protection and malicious site blocking to preventing already-infected devices from transmitting personal data, AiProtection keeps your digital playground safe and sound.
The RT-AC5300 features the enhanced, intuitive ASUSWRT user interface, which gives you easy access to both the 3-step web-based installation process and a wealth of robust advanced options.
With the ASUS Router App it’s much easier and more intuitive to manage your ASUS router. From initial setup to real-time network traffic monitoring to managing security settings and connected devices.
|Item model number||RT-AC5300|
|Operating System||Windows 8.1, 8, 7, Mac OS|
|Item Weight||3.2 pounds|
|Product Dimensions||24.5 x 6.5 x 24.5 inches|
|Item Dimensions L x W x H||24.5 x 6.5 x 24.5 inches|
|Wireless Type||802.11 A/C, 5.8 GHz Radio Frequency, 802.11 a/b/g/n|