ASUS ROG Rapture Wireless AC5300 Tri-Band Gigabit Router (GT-AC5300)

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Model Number: GT-AC5300
Web Code: 11278116

Overview

Experience the revelation of a network optimized for gaming with the ASUS ROG Rapture GT-AC5300 router. With 3 bands, you can dedicate one of the two 5GHz bands to gaming, while 8 LAN ports include 2 ports specifically for your gaming devices. Access the ROG-themed dashboard and take control of your device and connection preferences.
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  • Lightning-fast Wi-Fi router with a combined tri-band data rate of 5334 Mbps delivers seamless online gaming (including VR gaming), smooth 4K streaming, and speedy file sharing
  • Eight large antennas with the latest 802.11ac 4x4 MU-MIMO technology support two 5 GHz and one 2.4 GHz bands
  • RangeBoost technology powerfully enhances your coverage while also significantly improving long-range throughput
  • Powerful 1.8GHz quad-core processor possesses enough muscle to maximize the WAN/LAN throughput for online gaming, supercharge USB data transfers, and even power your team's LAN party
  • Eight gigabit LAN ports include 2 dedicated gaming ports, while two USB 3.0 ports give you high-speed access to files on USB storage
  • VPN Fusion lets you to run a VPN and ordinary internet connection simultaneously to maximize your connection speed to gaming servers (available via firmware update)
  • Game IPS (Intrusion Prevention System) provides multi-stage protection for your gaming network from external attacks and threats, and stamps them out before they can get a foothold
  • ROG Game Dashboard gives you access to the WTFast Gamers Private Network (GPN) that automatically performs route optimization and chooses the best route for game packets to deliver lower ping time and minimal packet loss when playing multi-player online games

Wireless Networking Features

Wireless Standard
802.11Ac
Wireless Speed
AC5300
Number of Bands
3
Frequency Bands
2.4G; 5GHz-band 1; 5GHz-band 2
Maximum Data Rate - Per Band
2.4G - 600 Mbps; 5GHz-band 1 - 2167 Mbps; 5GHz-band 2 - 2167 Mbps
Maximum Data Rate - Total
5300 Mbps
Beamforming
Yes
MU-MIMO
Yes

Wired Networking Features

Ethernet Speed
10/100/1000
WAN Ports
1
LAN Ports
8

Network Security / Management Features

Wi-Fi Protected Setup
Yes
Quality of Service (QoS) Controls
Yes

Physical Features

Colour
Black
Width
24.5 cm
Height
24.5 cm
Depth
6.48 cm
Width (Inches)
9.64 in
Height (Inches)
9.64 in
Depth (Inches)
2.55 in
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  • Awesome product
    by

    from Calgary, AB on April 21, 2019

    I would suggest that this is one of the best routers I have ever purchased


  • Stay away
    by

    from Windsor, ON on February 25, 2019

    I purchased this router in the Summer of 2018. One of the main reason I purchased this router was the ability to setup VPN and run multiple VPN connections at the same time. Well their VPN feature on the router was not functioning properly and after several attempts I was told a patch is on the works and it would be ready end of 2018. Now it's February VPN works half the time and now my WIFI on the router is giving me intermittent Internet connection on all my devices except for the ones that are hardwired. For the amount of money I spent I should not be having these many issues. STAY AWAY!!!


  • Simply Outstanding
    by

    from Brampton, ON on February 13, 2019

    The Best, The Beast, Simply Amazing.... The best router on market now...Amazing speed, amazing coverage and more over amazing wifi stability in all areas of house. I have tried various brands including Cisco, Hitron ( Rogers Basic Router) but all are poor in performance in front go this ASUS ROG RAPTURE. Fairly easy to set up but takes few minutes to assemble the router and is bit heavy in terms of weight and price...Despite of this, its a great router to have...It blows away rogers router in terms of coverage and speed....


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