ASUS Launches the RT-AC66U 5G WiFi Router - 802.11ac Wi-Fi
ASUS yesterday launched the RT-AC66U router, which the company claims is the new standard in WiFi since it uses 802.11ac Wi-Fi. Featuring the world's fastest WiFi capabilities the RT-AC66U router delivers amazing wireless performance and increased coverage area with 5GHz speeds up to 1.3 Gbps for seamless HD streaming, multiplayer online gaming, and other bandwidth-intensive tasks requiring ultra-fast throughput. Whether you're a tech-savvy enthusiast or a first-time user, the RT-AC66U is exceptionally easy to use with CD-free Quick Installation Setup (QIS) that lets you plug-n-surf right out of the box and connects PCs, smartphones, tablets, and other wireless devices quickly. With its two high-speed USB ports the RT-AC66U becomes a true multi-role device. DLNA compatibility offers wireless connectivity with a variety of entertainment platforms, share 3G/4G connections with a wireless dongle or use the twin USB ports for networked printer and file server connections. This router is available now for $199.95 shipped online.
Delivering 2.4GHz and 5GHz concurrent bands at up to 450Mbps and 1.3Gbps, respectively, the RT-AC66U has a total data bandwidth of up to 1.75Gbps*, plus it is backwards compatible with 802.11a/b/g/n which provides full interoperability with legacy WiFi devices. Perform basic tasks like web browsing, email and file downloading on the 2.4GHz band, while simultaneously allowing multiple devices to stream HD content, play the latest multiplayer online game, or remotely access files with integrated VPN smoothly on the faster and cleaner 5GHz connection.
Posted by | Thu, Jul 26, 2012 - 08:00 AM